Unilever plc Company Profile (LON:ULVR)

About Unilever plc

Unilever plc logoUnilever PLC is a supplier of food, home and personal care products. The Company's portfolio ranges from nutritionally balanced foods to indulgent ice creams, soaps, shampoos and household care products. The Company operates through four segments: Personal Care, Foods, Home Care and Refreshment. The Personal Care segment includes sales of skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products. The Foods segment includes sales of soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads. The Homecare segment includes sales of home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars and a range of cleaning products. The Refreshment segment includes sales of ice cream and tela-based beverages. The Company has approximately 400 brands found in homes around the world, including Persil, Dove, Knorr, Domestos, Hellmann's, Lipton, Wall's, PG Tips, Ben & Jerry's, Marmite, Magnum and Lynx. The Company operates in over 190 countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: ULVR
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $46.95
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $3374.31
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $3407.84
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 3,018 - GBX 3,848
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.43
  • P/E Growth: 3.53
  • Market Cap: $107.14B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,839,699,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 11 Hold Ratings, 9 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.32)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 3,677.73

Analysts' Ratings History for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/22/2017Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 3,900 -> GBX 4,100View Rating Details
2/20/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Set Price TargetSellGBX 3,020View Rating Details
2/20/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/20/2017Whitman HowardReiterated RatingHoldGBX 3,800View Rating Details
2/20/2017S&P GlobalBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 3,400 -> GBX 3,750View Rating Details
2/20/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,700View Rating Details
1/30/2017Numis Securities LtdUpgradeAddGBX 3,704View Rating Details
1/27/2017S&P Global Inc.Set Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,400View Rating Details
1/27/2017Bryan, Garnier & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 3,570View Rating Details
1/27/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 3,200View Rating Details
1/27/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,800View Rating Details
1/26/2017AlphaValueReiterated RatingAddGBX 3,668View Rating Details
1/23/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 2,950View Rating Details
1/23/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeEqual WeightGBX 3,950 -> GBX 3,565View Rating Details
1/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGSet Price TargetBuyGBX 3,600View Rating Details
12/14/2016BNP ParibasSet Price TargetBuyGBX 3,700View Rating Details
11/3/2016Morgan StanleySet Price TargetNeutralGBX 4,000View Rating Details
10/14/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 3,600 -> GBX 3,900View Rating Details
10/11/2016Credit Suisse GroupSet Price TargetNeutralGBX 3,700View Rating Details
8/31/2016Citigroup Inc.Set Price TargetBuyGBX 4,060View Rating Details
8/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinSet Price TargetBuyGBX 4,200View Rating Details
6/30/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,800View Rating Details
9/11/2015Panmure GordonReiterated RatingHoldGBX 2,800View Rating Details
7/20/2015NomuraReiterated RatingReduceView Rating Details
6/10/2015InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 3,120View Rating Details
4/16/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.71 EPS


Dividend History for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/26/2017GBX 27.680.87%2/9/20172/9/20173/15/2017
10/13/2016GBX 28.900.8%10/27/201610/27/201612/7/2016
7/21/2016GBX 26.890.76%8/4/20168/4/20169/7/2016
4/14/2016GBX 25.560.78%4/28/20164/28/20166/1/2016
1/19/2016GBX 230.78%2/4/20162/4/20163/9/2016
10/15/2015GBX 22.590.78%10/29/201510/29/201512/9/2015
7/23/2015GBX 21.100.73%8/6/20158/6/20159/9/2015
4/16/2015GBX 21.800.72%4/23/20154/23/20156/3/2015
1/20/2015GBX 21.770.8%2/5/20152/5/20153/11/2015
10/23/2014GBX 22.520.92%11/6/201411/6/201412/10/2014
7/24/2014GBX 22.530.85%8/6/20148/6/20149/10/2014
4/24/2014GBX 23.380.9%5/7/20145/7/20146/11/2014
1/21/2014GBX 22.220.9%2/5/20142/5/20143/12/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/8/2017Graeme PitkethlyInsiderBuy4GBX 3,309£132.36
1/10/2017Graeme PitkethlyInsiderBuy4GBX 3,351£134.04
11/8/2016Graeme PitkethlyInsiderBuy4GBX 3,366£134.64
10/10/2016Graeme PitkethlyInsiderBuy3GBX 3,733£111.99
9/7/2016Pitkethly,GraemeInsiderBuy3GBX 3,611£108.33
8/8/2016Pitkethly,GraemeInsiderBuy4GBX 3,512£140.48
7/8/2016Pitkethly,GraemeInsiderBuy3GBX 3,635£109.05
6/8/2016Pitkethly,GraemeInsiderBuy4GBX 3,229£129.16
5/10/2016Pitkethly,GraemeInsiderBuy4GBX 3,191£127.64
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)
News IconWatching the Charts on Shares of Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Rives Journal (LON:ULVR)
rivesjournal.com - February 25 at 4:03 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoIs Unilever ready to pounce on Colgate after Kraft Heinz bid? (LON:ULVR)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 24 at 9:51 AM
News IconWatching Technical Levels on Shares of Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Searcy News (LON:ULVR)
searcysentinel.com - February 23 at 11:16 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoUnilever shares rally on bullish forecast expectations (LON:ULVR)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 23 at 2:57 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDid Kraft Heinz Co’s bid for Unilever plc ring a bell on the bull market? (LON:ULVR)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 10:44 AM
News IconFTSE 100 pares gains after mixed GDP data (LON:ULVR)
fixedincome.fidelity.com - February 22 at 10:44 AM
News IconIs Unilever PLC (LSE:ULVR) a good choice for dividend investors? (LON:ULVR)
simplywall.st - February 22 at 10:44 AM
nasdaq.com logoGLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares adrift for US holiday, focus on Unilever - Nasdaq (LON:ULVR)
www.nasdaq.com - February 21 at 4:27 PM
marketwatch.com logoAfter Warren Buffett’s Kraft Heinz backs down on Unilever, where should investors look? (LON:ULVR)
www.marketwatch.com - February 21 at 4:26 PM
nasdaq.com logoDEALTALK-Kraft's failed Unilever bid shows it needs growth over cost cuts (LON:ULVR)
www.nasdaq.com - February 20 at 7:28 PM
News IconLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 In Holding Pattern As Unilever's Drop Caps Gains (LON:ULVR)
ih.advfn.com - February 20 at 7:28 PM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoKraft Heinz bows out of Unilever takeover - Proactive Investors UK (LON:ULVR)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - February 20 at 8:23 AM
reuters.com logoKraft walks away from 'friendly' bid for Unilever - Reuters (LON:ULVR)
www.reuters.com - February 20 at 8:23 AM
marketexclusive.com logoAnalyst Activity – Shore Capital Reiterates Buy on Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) - Market Exclusive (LON:ULVR)
marketexclusive.com - February 20 at 8:23 AM
News IconUnilever rejects Kraft Heinz takeover bid, talks ongoing (LON:ULVR)
oakridgeobserver.com - February 19 at 7:20 PM
News IconStatement re announcement by Kraft Heinz Company (LON:ULVR)
www.investegate.co.uk - February 18 at 11:34 AM
News Icon3G Capital’s austere empire-building weighs on Kraft’s Unilever bid | Reuters (LON:ULVR)
www.news.xfoor.com - February 18 at 11:34 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoDoes Kraft Heinz Co’s £112bn offer mark the end of the road for Unilever plc? (LON:ULVR)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 11:34 AM
News IconUnilever Confirms Rejection Of USD143 Billion Kraft-Heinz Bid (LON:ULVR)
techknowbits.com - February 18 at 11:34 AM
marketwatch.com logoFTSE 100 rises, helped by Unilever’s leap and pound’s drop (LON:ULVR)
www.marketwatch.com - February 18 at 11:34 AM
News IconMarmite and Ketchup: the perfect combination? Kraft Heinz has made a £115bn merger offer for Unilever - City A.M. (LON:ULVR)
www.cityam.com - February 17 at 4:56 PM
investorplace.com logoUnilever plc (ADR) (UL) Stock Soars on Kraft Heinz Co (KHC) Surprise Takeover Bid (LON:ULVR)
investorplace.com - February 17 at 12:34 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoKraft Heinz Wanted Unilever, But Alas... (LON:ULVR)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 17 at 8:54 AM
News Icon5 Of My Favourite Dividend Stocks: Vodafone Group plc, Royal Dutch Shell Plc, British American Tobacco plc, Unilever ... - Investomania (blog) (LON:ULVR)
investomania.co.uk - February 17 at 5:08 AM
News IconTrading Sheet: Tracking Technicals for Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Providence Standard (LON:ULVR)
providencestandard.com - February 14 at 6:50 AM
News IconMarket Review: Indicator Watch for Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Baldwin Journal (LON:ULVR)
baldwinjournal.com - February 9 at 6:26 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Unilever taps smartphone game to win consumers (LON:ULVR)
www.ft.com - February 9 at 6:26 AM
News IconTrading Chatter: Chart Watch For Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Rives Journal (LON:ULVR)
rivesjournal.com - February 7 at 3:44 PM
News IconCan Unilever PLC's (LSE:ULVR) ROE Continue To Surpass The Industry Average? - Simply Wall St (LON:ULVR)
simplywall.st - February 7 at 9:28 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoMarket Risers: Unilever plc, Union Jack Oil PLC, United Utilities Group PLC, WM Morrison Supermarkets PLC - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:ULVR)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 7 at 9:28 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Ajinomoto targets Europe with $1.3bn acquisitions pot (LON:ULVR)
www.ft.com - February 6 at 11:53 PM
News IconThe Unilever plc's (ULVR) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC (LON:ULVR)
mundoaguaysaneamiento.net - February 1 at 7:11 AM
News IconChart Level Analysis on Shares of Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ULVR)
springdaletimes.com - January 31 at 6:59 AM
money.aol.co.uk logoWhy I'm bullish on downgraded Unilever plc and Vodafone Group plc (LON:ULVR)
money.aol.co.uk - January 29 at 2:56 AM
marketwatch.com logoUnilever profit rises, sees slow start to 2017 (LON:ULVR)
www.marketwatch.com - January 27 at 6:29 AM
News IconUnilever plc 18% Potential Upside Indicated by Whitman Howard (LON:ULVR)
diy-home-garden.com - January 27 at 6:29 AM
News IconAnalysts At AlphaValue Reiterated Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) As Add (LON:ULVR)
ibusinesslines.com - January 27 at 6:29 AM
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News IconWhat are the Levels Showing for Shares of Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ULVR)
springdaletimes.com - January 27 at 6:29 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnilever Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ULVR-GB : January 27, 2017 (LON:ULVR)
www.capitalcube.com - January 27 at 6:29 AM
News IconWatching ADX Levels for Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ULVR)
springdaletimes.com - January 25 at 4:09 PM
News IconWhat analysts think about Unilever PLC's (LSE:ULVR) future? - Simply Wall St (LON:ULVR)
simplywall.st - January 25 at 8:08 AM
proactiveinvestors.co.uk logoUnilever not as sexy as rivals (LON:ULVR)
www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk - January 24 at 1:46 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Alibaba buys into retail stores strategy (LON:ULVR)
www.ft.com - January 23 at 1:12 AM
News IconLooking at the Technicals for Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ULVR)
springdaletimes.com - January 20 at 2:15 AM
News IconYacktman Asset Management LP Reduces Position in Unilever NV (LON:ULVR)
perspectivabetica.com - January 19 at 9:14 PM
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investomania.co.uk - January 19 at 6:33 AM
News IconTicker Watch: Technical Views on Shares of Unilever PLC (ULVR.L) - Springdale Times (LON:ULVR)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 6:33 AM
News IconUnilever plc 8.6% Potential Upside Indicated by Jefferies International (LON:ULVR)
xboxonezone.com - January 17 at 10:28 AM
News IconFTSE 100 breaks 14-day winning run ahead of May speech (LON:ULVR)
eresearch.fidelity.com - January 16 at 12:36 PM


What is Unilever plc's stock symbol?

Unilever plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ULVR."

How often does Unilever plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Unilever plc?

Unilever plc announced a dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 27.68 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 9th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Where is Unilever plc's stock going? Where will Unilever plc's stock price be in 2017?

22 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Unilever plc's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 2,950 to GBX 4,200. On average, they anticipate Unilever plc's share price to reach GBX 3,677.73 in the next year.

How do I buy Unilever plc stock?

Shares of Unilever plc 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.

How much does a share of Unilever plc stock cost?

One share of Unilever plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 3,773.

Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff