Unilever plc Company Profile (NYSE:UL)

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: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Personal Products
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: UL
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $46.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.82
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $45.57
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.77
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.33
  • P/E Growth: 3.40
  • Market Cap: $132.46B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,838,800,000
  • Beta: 0.7
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperformView Rating Details
8/10/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
7/24/2016RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingSector PerformView Rating Details
7/22/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformView Rating Details
5/25/2016Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
4/18/2016Numis Securities LtdDowngradeAdd -> HoldView Rating Details
4/16/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/12/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
1/19/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/12/2015Goldman Sachs Group Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details
7/24/2015Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
4/29/2015First GlobalUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
4/8/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
2/27/2015HSBCInitiated CoverageOverweightView Rating Details
1/26/2015Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> BuyView Rating Details
11/25/2014Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
10/27/2014Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
9/29/2014Wells Fargo & Co.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
9/9/2014BTIG ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/29/2014 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.94 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.09 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
Annual Dividend:$1.41
Dividend Yield:3.02%
Payout Ratio:72.68% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
67.46% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:2.00% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/25/2016Quarterly$0.358/3/20168/5/20169/7/2016
4/19/2016$0.374/27/20164/29/20164/29/2016
4/14/2016$0.364/27/20164/29/20166/1/2016
1/20/2016$0.332/3/20162/5/20163/9/2016
10/19/2015$0.3410/28/201510/30/201512/9/2015
7/23/2015$0.338/5/20158/7/20159/9/2015
4/16/2015quarterly$0.322.85%4/22/20154/24/20156/3/2015
1/20/2015quarterly$0.332.99%2/4/20152/6/20153/11/2015
10/28/2014quarterly$0.363.64%11/5/201411/7/201412/10/2014
7/29/2014quarterly$0.383.44%8/6/20148/8/20149/10/2014
4/25/2014special$0.393.33%5/7/20145/9/20146/11/2014
1/22/2014quarterly$0.373.5%2/5/20142/7/20143/12/2014
10/25/2013quarterly$0.373.65%11/6/201311/8/201312/11/2013
7/26/2013quarterly$0.353.5%8/7/20138/9/20139/11/2013
4/26/2013special$0.353.03%5/8/20135/10/20136/12/2013
1/24/2013quarterly$0.323.25%2/6/20132/8/20133/13/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
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News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) from Personal Products (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 27 at 8:28 AM
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twincountynews.com - August 26 at 7:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever Signs White House Equal Pay Pledge (NYSE:UL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 26 at 7:37 PM
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www.nasdaq.com - August 26 at 10:53 AM
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www.fool.com - August 26 at 10:53 AM
nasdaq.com logoUnilever (UL) to Expand Portfolio with Blueair Acquisition - Nasdaq (NYSE:UL)
www.nasdaq.com - August 23 at 12:32 PM
News IconUpdate on Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) for the day - Twin County News (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 23 at 12:32 PM
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www.hotstockspoint.com - August 23 at 12:32 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 8:02 AM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 21 at 8:07 AM
News IconStocks Tumbling on Lethargic Results- Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL), Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL) - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NYSE:UL)
streetwisereport.com - August 20 at 7:31 PM
News IconPersonal Products: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) Position of the day (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 19 at 7:52 PM
investornewswire.com logoWill Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) Hit $49.35 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NYSE:UL)
www.investornewswire.com - August 17 at 8:21 PM
News IconLarge Cap Personal Products: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 17 at 10:59 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever to buy Blueair air purifiers (NYSE:UL)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 11:23 AM
thestreet.com logoUnilever Continues Buying Spree with Blueair Acquisition (NYSE:UL)
www.thestreet.com - August 16 at 11:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever acquires air-purifying company Blueair (NYSE:UL)
in.finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 11:23 AM
News IconHow has Unilever PLC:(NYSE:UL) performed recently? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:UL)
thedailyleicester.com - August 15 at 8:23 PM
News IconUpdate on Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) for the day (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 12 at 8:08 PM
News IconIs Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - Twin County News (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 11 at 11:29 AM
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sharemarketupdates.com - August 10 at 8:41 PM
investopedia.com logoLack of Financing Forces Startups to Merge (NYSE:UL)
www.investopedia.com - August 9 at 8:22 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Slowly, But Surely Dividend Income Portfolio - July 2016 Update (NYSE:UL)
seekingalpha.com - August 9 at 8:22 PM
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www.streetupdates.com - August 9 at 11:28 AM
News IconIs Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL), a large market cap stock a smart buy? (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 8 at 8:14 PM
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uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 7:59 AM
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www.streetupdates.com - August 6 at 7:56 PM
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twincountynews.com - August 5 at 8:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFrom Growing Private to Going Public (NYSE:UL)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 11:18 AM
streetupdates.com logoStocks inside Analysts Limelight: Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) , Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) - Street Updates (NYSE:UL)
www.streetupdates.com - August 2 at 8:25 PM
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www.wsj.com - August 2 at 8:25 PM
News IconIs Unilever PLC(NYSE: UL), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:UL)
thedailyleicester.com - August 2 at 8:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Unilever Plc : July 29, 2016 (NYSE:UL)
www.capitalcube.com - July 29 at 1:59 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWho's The Next Dollar Shave Club? - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:UL)
seekingalpha.com - July 27 at 8:28 PM
streetupdates.com logoAnalyst's Notable Buzzers: Koninklijke Philips N.V. (NYSE:PHG) , Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) - Street Updates (NYSE:UL)
www.streetupdates.com - July 27 at 8:28 PM
investornewswire.com logoCan Shares Of Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) Hit $49.35? - Investor Newswire (NYSE:UL)
www.investornewswire.com - July 26 at 8:34 PM
News IconA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Unilever PLC, UL - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:UL)
thedailyleicester.com - July 26 at 8:34 PM
rttnews.com logoUnilever Prices Dual-tranche $1.25 Bln Bond On U.S. Market - Quick Facts (NYSE:UL)
www.rttnews.com - July 26 at 11:36 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoShould you be worried about weak sales growth at Unilever plc, J Sainsbury plc and Marks and Spencer Group Plc? (NYSE:UL)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 10:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnilever Plc :UL-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2016 : July 26, 2016 (NYSE:UL)
www.capitalcube.com - July 26 at 10:37 AM
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bolsafinanzas.com - July 25 at 8:13 PM
News IconUnilever plc (UL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by RBC Capital Markets (NYSE:UL)
poderygloria.net - July 25 at 8:13 PM
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www.4-traders.com - July 25 at 8:35 AM
msn.com logoUnilever Plc (UL) Paul Polman on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:UL)
www.msn.com - July 23 at 11:47 AM
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www.kcregister.com - July 22 at 7:52 PM
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www.fiscalstandard.com - July 22 at 10:56 AM
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www.investopedia.com - July 22 at 10:56 AM
News IconAnalyst Review on this Stock: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) - News Oracle (NYSE:UL)
www.newsoracle.com - July 22 at 10:56 AM
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Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff