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LON:ULVR

Unilever (ULVR) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 3,991
-11.00 (-0.27%)
(As of 05:47 AM ET)
Today's Range
3,979
4,005.50
50-Day Range
3,694
4,054.50
52-Week Range
3,680.50
4,483.25
Volume
237,999 shs
Average Volume
3.78 million shs
Market Capitalization
£99.78 billion
P/E Ratio
1,822.37
Dividend Yield
3.71%
Price Target
GBX 4,215

Unilever MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.6% Upside
GBX 4,215 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.00
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.11mentions of Unilever in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

0.28 out of 5 stars


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About Unilever Stock (LON:ULVR)

Unilever PLC operates as a fast-moving consumer goods company. It operates through Beauty & Wellbeing, Personal Care, Home Care, Nutrition, and Ice Cream segments. The Beauty & Wellbeing segment engages in the sale of hair care products, such as shampoo, conditioner, and styling; skin care products including face, hand, and body moisturizer; and prestige beauty and health & wellbeing products, which includes the vitamins, minerals, and supplements. Personal Care segment offers skin cleansing products comprising soap and shower, deodorant and oral care products, such as toothpaste, toothbrush, and mouthwash products. Home Care segment engages in the sale of fabric care including washing powders and liquids, and rinse conditioners; and home and hygiene, fabric enhancers, water and air wellness products. Nutrition segment provides the sale of scratch cooking aids, which includes soups, bouillons, and seasonings; dressings products, such as mayonnaise and ketchup; and beverages and functional nutrition products including Horlicks and Boost, as well as tea products. Ice Cream segment offers ice cream products including in-home and out-of-home ice creams. It offers its products under the AXE, Bango, Ben & Jerry's, Cif, Comfort, Domestos, Dove, Equilibra, Hellmann's, Knorr, LUX, Lifebuoy, Liquid I.V., Love Beauty & Planet, Magnum, OLLY, OMO, Onnit, Rexona, Seventh Generation, SmartPants, Sunsilk, The Vegetarian Butcher, Vaseline, and Wall's brands. The company was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

ULVR Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/8 Dividend
11/16/2023
Dividend Payable
12/08/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/22 Dividend
2/22/2024
Today
2/25/2024
Dividend Payable
3/22/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Household & Personal Products
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
126,988
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 4,215
High Stock Price Target
GBX 4,960
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 3,400
Potential Upside/Downside
+5.3%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£6.49 billion
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£59.60 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 250.66 per share
Book Value
GBX 724 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
2,500,000,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£100.05 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.17
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Hein. M. A. Schumacher (Age 53)
    CEO & Director
    Comp: $26.55k
  • Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly (Age 57)
    Executive Officer
    Comp: $2.65M
  • Mr. Fernando Fernandez (Age 56)
    CFO & Director
  • Mr. Richard Williams
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Maria Rosaria Varsellona J.D. (Age 54)
    L.L.B., Chief Legal Officer & Group Secretary
  • Ms. Esi Eggleston Bracey (Age 53)
    Chief Growth & Marketing Officer
  • Mr. Nitin Paranjpe (Age 61)
    Chief People & Transformation Officer
  • Mr. Julian Thurston
    Head of Secretariat
  • Ms. Janine C. Juggins
    Executive VP of Global Tax & Treasury
  • Mr. Richard Slater (Age 45)
    Chief Research & Development Officer

Should I Buy Unilever Stock? ULVR Pros and Cons Explained

These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of Unilever was last updated on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 2:33 PM.

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Unilever PLC:

  • Unilever PLC has shown consistent revenue growth over the past few quarters, indicating a strong financial performance.
  • The company's diverse product portfolio across various segments like Beauty & Wellbeing, Personal Care, and Nutrition provides stability and potential for growth.
  • Unilever PLC's focus on sustainability and environmental initiatives can attract socially responsible investors, enhancing its reputation and market value.
  • Recent product innovations, such as the launch of eco-friendly packaging solutions, demonstrate the company's commitment to staying competitive and meeting consumer demands.
  • With a current stock price that remains relatively stable and attractive dividend yields, Unilever PLC offers potential for long-term value appreciation and income generation for investors.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Unilever PLC for these reasons:

  • Intense competition in the consumer goods industry may pose challenges for Unilever PLC in maintaining market share and profitability.
  • Economic uncertainties and fluctuations in currency exchange rates could impact the company's international operations and financial performance.
  • Increasing raw material costs, such as palm oil and packaging materials, may put pressure on Unilever PLC's margins and profitability.
  • Regulatory changes and trade policies in different regions where Unilever operates could affect its supply chain, production costs, and overall business operations.
  • Consumer preferences and trends evolving rapidly may require continuous investment in research and development to stay ahead of competitors, potentially impacting short-term profitability.














ULVR Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Unilever stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" ULVR shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ULVR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Unilever's stock price target for 2024?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Unilever's shares. Their ULVR share price targets range from GBX 3,400 to GBX 4,960. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach GBX 4,215 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have ULVR shares performed in 2024?

Unilever's stock was trading at GBX 3,800 at the start of the year. Since then, ULVR shares have increased by 5.0% and is now trading at GBX 3,991.
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How often does Unilever pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Unilever?

Unilever announced a dividend on Thursday, February 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 36.47 per share on Friday, March 22nd. This represents a yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 22nd. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Unilever a good dividend stock?

Unilever (LON:ULVR) pays an annual dividend of GBX 148 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.68%. The dividend payout ratio is 6,757.99%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Unilever own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Unilever investors own include Unilever (UN), GSK (GSK), Barclays (BARC), Procter & Gamble (PG), Diageo (DGE), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Vodafone Group Public (VOD), British American Tobacco (BATS), HSBC (HSBA) and Imperial Brands (IMB).

How do I buy shares of Unilever?

Shares of ULVR stock and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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This page (LON:ULVR) was last updated on 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff