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Unilever Stock Forecast, Price & News

$59.68
-0.16 (-0.27 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$59.36
Now: $59.68
$59.96
50-Day Range
$57.98
MA: $59.37
$61.06
52-Week Range
$44.06
Now: $59.68
$63.89
Volume1.84 million shs
Average Volume1.97 million shs
Market Capitalization$69.74 billion
P/E Ratio20.87
Dividend Yield3.07%
Beta0.45
Unilever PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and skin cleansing products under the Axe, Clear, Dove, Lifebuoy, Lux, Pond's, Rexona, Signal, Suave, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, and Vaseline brands. The Foods & Refreshment segment offers soups, bouillons, seasonings, sauces, mayonnaise, ketchup, ice cream, and tea categories. This segment offers its products under the Ben & Jerry's, Breyers, Brooke Bond, Heart (Wall's), Hellmann's, Knorr, Lipton, Magnum, Pukka, Sir Kensington's, and Unilever Food Solutions brands. The Home Care segment offers fabric solutions, home care products, and hygiene products under the Cif, Dirt is Good, Omo, Persil, Domestos, Seventh Generation, and Sunlight brands. The company was incorporated in 1894 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.39 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

88th out of 247 stocks

Soap, Detergents, & Cleaning Preparations; Perfumes, & Cosmetics Industry

6th out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Soap, detergents, & cleaning preparations; perfumes, & cosmetics
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7822-5252
Employees149,867

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.22 billion
Cash Flow$8.02 per share
Book Value$13.31 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares1,168,530,000
Market Cap$69.74 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$59.68
-0.16 (-0.27 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Unilever (NYSE:UL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Unilever's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Unilever's stock was trading at $52.47 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UL stock has increased by 13.7% and is now trading at $59.68.
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Is Unilever a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Unilever stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in UL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Unilever?

Wall Street analysts have given Unilever a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Unilever wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is Unilever's next earnings date?

Unilever is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How often does Unilever pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Unilever?

Unilever announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, October 30th will be given a dividend of $0.4845 per share on Friday, November 20th. This represents a $1.94 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 29th. This is a boost from Unilever's previous quarterly dividend of $0.47.
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Is Unilever a good dividend stock?

Unilever pays an annual dividend of $1.83 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.07%. The dividend payout ratio of Unilever is 63.99%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Unilever will have a dividend payout ratio of 62.46% next year. This indicates that Unilever will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for UL?

11 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for Unilever's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Unilever's stock price to reach $45.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 24.6%.
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Are investors shorting Unilever?

Unilever saw a drop in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 1,380,000 shares, a drop of 66.5% from the December 15th total of 4,120,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,570,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.9 days. Currently, 0.1% of the shares of the company are short sold.
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Who are some of Unilever's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Unilever own?

Who are Unilever's key executives?

Unilever's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Alan W. Jope, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Nitin Paranjpe, Chief Operating Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Richard Williams, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Ritva Sotamaa, Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Conny Braams, Chief Digital & Marketing Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Leena Nair, Chief HR Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. Jan A.A. van der Bijl, Head of Group Taxation (Age 70)
  • Mr. Sanjiv Mehta, Pres of South Asia (Age 60)
  • Mr. G. C. J. Tielenius Kruythoff, Pres of Home Care (Age 51)

What is Unilever's stock symbol?

Unilever trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UL."

Who are Unilever's major shareholders?

Unilever's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.15%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.04%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.03%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.03%), Cardinal Capital Management Inc. (0.02%) and Holloway Wealth Management LLC (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, Arden Trust Co, Harrington Investments INC, Advisors Management Group Inc. ADV, Gradient Investments LLC, Beacon Financial Group, Leelyn Smith LLC, and Bonness Enterprises Inc..

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UL stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Rockland Trust Co., Cox Capital Mgt LLC, Douglas Lane & Associates LLC, Red Spruce Capital LLC, and Curbstone Financial Management Corp.

How do I buy shares of Unilever?

Shares of UL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Unilever's stock price today?

One share of UL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.68.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $69.74 billion and generates $58.22 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $6.30 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.86 on an earnings per share basis. Unilever employs 149,867 workers across the globe.

What is Unilever's official website?

The official website for Unilever is www.unilever.com.

How can I contact Unilever?

Unilever's mailing address is 100 VICTORIA EMBANKMENT, LONDON X0, EC4Y 0DY. The company can be reached via phone at 44-20-7822-5252 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/18/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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