NYSE:UL - Unilever Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$54.53 +0.05 (+0.09 %)
(As of 02/18/2019 07:24 AM ET)
Previous Close$54.48
Today's Range$54.49 - $54.81
52-Week Range$50.74 - $58.07
Volume589,499 shs
Average Volume950,484 shs
Market Capitalization$63.72 billion
P/E Ratio19.69
Dividend Yield3.25%
Beta0.64
Unilever PLC operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through Personal Care, Home Care, Foods, and Refreshment segments. The Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products. The Home Care segment provides home care products, including powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars, and various cleaning products. The Foods segment offers soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, and margarines and spreads. The Refreshment segment provides ice creams and tea-based beverages. The company was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$59.90 billion
Cash Flow$8.1146 per share
Book Value$12.42 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees161,000
Outstanding Shares1,168,531,000
Market Cap$63.72 billion
OptionableOptionable

Unilever (NYSE:UL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Unilever's stock symbol?

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

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

Unilever declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 31st. Investors of record on Friday, February 15th will be given a dividend of $0.442 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a $1.77 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 14th. This is a positive change from Unilever's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View Unilever's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Unilever?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Unilever.

Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about UL stock has been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a coverage optimism score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Unilever's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Unilever include Procter & Gamble (PG), Unilever (UN), Ecolab (ECL), Church & Dwight (CHD), Stepan (SCL) and SYMRISE AG/ADR (SYIEY).

Who are Unilever's key executives?

Unilever's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Alan W. Jope, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Richard Williams, Investor Relations Officer
  • Ms. Ritva Sotamaa, Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Keith C. F. Weed, Chief Marketing & Communication Officer (Age 57)

Who are Unilever's major shareholders?

Unilever's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.37%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.17%), Northern Trust Corp (0.13%), Raymond James & Associates (0.11%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.08%) and River Road Asset Management LLC (0.07%).

Which institutional investors are selling Unilever stock?

UL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harris Associates L P, Manning & Napier Group LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, TD Asset Management Inc., HM Payson & Co., Bank of America Corp DE, River Road Asset Management LLC and Northern Trust Corp.

Which institutional investors are buying Unilever stock?

UL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OLD Mission Capital LLC, Edge Capital Group LLC, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP, Old Port Advisors, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC and GW Henssler & Associates Ltd..

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Unilever's stock price today?

One share of UL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $54.53.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $63.72 billion and generates $59.90 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $11.09 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.77 on an earnings per share basis. Unilever employs 161,000 workers across the globe.

What is Unilever's official website?

The official website for Unilever is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Unilever (NYSE UL)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  357 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  547 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  904
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Unilever and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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