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: $47.30
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.86
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $46.10
  • 52-Week Range: $39.13 - $48.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.52
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.80
  • P/E Growth: 4.87
  • Market Cap: $134.28B
  • 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
9/22/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperformView 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
(Data available from 9/27/2014 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: $2.03 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.17 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
Annual Dividend:$1.41
Dividend Yield:2.98%
Dividend Growth:2.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:69.46% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
64.98% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

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)
DateHeadline
News IconIs Unilever PLC(NYSE: UL), a large market cap stock a smart buy? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:UL)
thedailyleicester.com - September 27 at 10:49 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever: A Value Play Teaches How To Grow - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:UL)
seekingalpha.com - September 27 at 10:49 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) from Personal Products - Twin County News (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - September 27 at 10:49 AM
News IconUnilever PLC (NYSE:UL) from Personal Products – Todays Top Gains (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - September 26 at 7:53 PM
4-traders.com logoUnilever : Ngam Advisors LP Increased Unilever Plc by $17.10 Million as Shares Rose (NYSE:UL)
www.4-traders.com - September 25 at 8:35 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoOnce safe bonds now 'offering only risk', so where should you invest? (NYSE:UL)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - September 24 at 7:58 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever: Doing Something Different - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:UL)
seekingalpha.com - September 22 at 7:53 AM
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www.crcconnection.com - September 21 at 7:23 PM
News IconLeading stocks in today’s market: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - September 21 at 7:23 PM
News IconActive Eye Catching Stocks- HD Supply Holdings (NASDAQ:HDS ... - Seneca Globe (NYSE:UL)
www.senecaglobe.com - September 20 at 5:46 PM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever: How 7th Generation Acquisition Affects Honest Company Bid - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:UL)
seekingalpha.com - September 20 at 5:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever's Purchase of Seventh Generation Makes Sense (NYSE:UL)
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 5:46 PM
News IconUnilever PLC (NYSE: UL) – Is this large market cap stock undervalued? - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:UL)
thedailyleicester.com - September 20 at 7:43 AM
streetinsider.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Enters Agreement to Acquire Seventh Generation - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:UL)
www.streetinsider.com - September 20 at 7:43 AM
marketwatch.com logoUnilever to buy green home care products maker Seventh Generation (NYSE:UL)
www.marketwatch.com - September 19 at 7:46 PM
News IconUnilever to Buy U.S. Home and Personal Care Company Seventh Generation -- Update (NYSE:UL)
www.advfn.com - September 19 at 7:46 PM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - September 19 at 7:46 PM
streetinsider.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Enters Agreement to Acquire Seventh Generation (NYSE:UL)
www.streetinsider.com - September 19 at 7:46 PM
benzinga.com logoTarget Corporation (NYSE:TGT), Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) - What ... - Benzinga (NYSE:UL)
www.benzinga.com - September 19 at 8:24 AM
thestreet.com logoCNBC's 'The Profit' Star Marcus Lemonis Comments on Unilever's (UL) Interest in Honest Co. - TheStreet.com (NYSE:UL)
www.thestreet.com - September 17 at 8:01 AM
4-traders.com logoADRs End Lower; Banks, Oil Firms Slide (NYSE:UL)
www.4-traders.com - September 16 at 7:35 PM
rttnews.com logoUnilever Reportedly In Talks To Buy Jessica Alba's Honest Co (NYSE:UL)
www.rttnews.com - September 16 at 11:30 AM
bloomberg.com logoUnilever Goes to Hollywood (NYSE:UL)
www.bloomberg.com - September 16 at 11:29 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Unilever Is in Talks to Acquire Jessica Alba’s Honest Co. (NYSE:UL)
www.wsj.com - September 15 at 7:57 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] Unilever Is in Talks to Acquire Jessica Alba's Honest Co. (NYSE:UL)
www.wsj.com - September 15 at 7:57 PM
News IconUnilever PLC's (UL): Investors Alert - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:UL)
www.hotstockspoint.com - September 14 at 12:16 PM
publicnow.com logoLet's create a zero food waste Britain (NYSE:UL)
www.publicnow.com - September 13 at 8:15 AM
News IconCG Stocks Impression= Tuniu Corp (TOUR), Unilever plc (ADR) (NYSE:UL) - share market updates (press release) (NYSE:UL)
sharemarketupdates.com - September 12 at 7:23 PM
News IconStocks Defying Gravity: General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS), Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NYSE:UL)
streetwisereport.com - September 12 at 7:23 PM
News IconUnilever PLC (NYSE:UL) From The Analysts Point of View - National Daily Press (NYSE:UL)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 10 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHonest Company is thinking about selling itself to a consumer product giant like Proctor & Gamble or Unilever (NYSE:UL)
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 7:28 PM
News IconUnilever PLC (NYSE:UL) – Top Stock from Consumer Goods Sector - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:UL)
thedailyleicester.com - September 6 at 7:46 AM
marketwatch.com logoU.K. stocks hurt by pound’s rally (NYSE:UL)
www.marketwatch.com - September 6 at 7:46 AM
News IconUL 48.63 Unilever Plc $UL added (NYSE:UL)
investorshangout.com - September 5 at 6:52 PM
moodys.com logoMoody's: Political uncertainty in Turkey poses minimal risk for non-Turkish companies (NYSE:UL)
www.moodys.com - September 5 at 7:49 AM
News IconShares Continuing to Trade Above Moving Averages: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) - Post News (NYSE:UL)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - September 3 at 7:37 AM
News IconIt's Earnings Time: What to Do with Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) Stock - The Voice Registrar (NYSE:UL)
voiceregistrar.com - September 3 at 7:37 AM
News IconA look at a High Market Cap Stock: Unilever PLC, UL – The Daily ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:UL)
thedailyleicester.com - September 1 at 11:08 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) from Personal Products (NYSE:UL)
twincountynews.com - August 27 at 8:28 AM
News IconTop Gainers of the Day: Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) from Personal ... - Twin County News (NYSE:UL)
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
nasdaq.com logoEstee Lauder Companies, Inc. (EL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for (NYSE:UL)
www.nasdaq.com - August 26 at 10:53 AM
fool.com logo3 Consumer Package-Goods Companies That Pay Big Dividends (NYSE:UL)
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
News IconUnilever PLC's (UL): Viewing Major Stock of Yesterday - Hot Stocks Point (NYSE:UL)
www.hotstockspoint.com - August 23 at 12:32 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these two FTSE 100 favourites massively over-priced? (NYSE:UL)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 8:02 AM
News IconCrowd is Weighing in on Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) | Kentucky News - Post News (NYSE:UL)
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

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Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff