NYSE:UL - Unilever Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $52.84 +0.65 (+1.25 %) (As of 01/24/2019 07:58 AM ET)Previous Close$52.19Today's Range$52.5434 - $52.9552-Week Range$50.74 - $58.07Volume678,252 shsAverage Volume1.16 million shsMarket Capitalization$61.75 billionP/E Ratio20.89Dividend Yield3.40%Beta0.73 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive UL News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for UL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Soap, detergents, & cleaning preparations; perfumes, & cosmetics Sub-IndustryN/A SectorConsumer Staples Current SymbolNYSE:UL Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.unilever.com Phone44-20-7822-5252Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio0.76 Quick Ratio0.60Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.89 Forward P/E Ratio20.25 P/E Growth3.38 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$60.68 billion Price / Sales1.02 Cash Flow$7.2883 per share Price / Cash Flow7.25 Book Value$13.20 per share Price / Book4.00Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous Employees161,000 Outstanding Shares1,168,530,000Market Cap$61.75 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 Friday, October 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.4487 per share on Wednesday, December 5th. This represents a $1.79 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 1st. View Unilever's Dividend History. When is Unilever's next earnings date? Unilever is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Unilever. 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? News articles about UL stock have trended negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a media sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. Are investors shorting Unilever? Unilever saw a decrease in short interest in the month of December. As of December 14th, there was short interest totalling 598,998 shares, a decrease of 34.7% from the November 30th total of 917,359 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,175,455 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.5 days. View Unilever's Current Options Chain. 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. Paulus Gerardus Josephus Maria Polman, Exec. Officer (Age 61)Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)Mr. Richard Williams, Investor Relations OfficerMs. Ritva Sotamaa, Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. (Age 54)Mr. Keith C. F. Weed, Chief Marketing & Communication Officer (Age 56) Who are Unilever's major shareholders? Unilever's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Davis R M Inc. (0.05%), Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC (0.03%), America First Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.02%), Granite Investment Advisors LLC (0.02%) and First National Bank of Omaha (0.01%). Which institutional investors are selling Unilever stock? UL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BB&T Corp, Granite Investment Advisors LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., North Star Investment Management Corp., Pennsylvania Trust Co, Bank of Montreal Can, Confluence Investment Management LLC and Regent Investment Management LLC. Which institutional investors are buying Unilever stock? UL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GW Henssler & Associates Ltd., Advisors Capital Management LLC, Town & Country Bank & Trust CO dba First Bankers Trust CO, Davis R M Inc., First National Bank of Omaha, Physicians Financial Services Inc., Quadrant Capital Group LLC and Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC. 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 $52.84. How big of a company is Unilever? Unilever has a market capitalization of $61.75 billion and generates $60.68 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $6.84 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.53 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 354 (Thanks for Voting!)Underperform Votes: 529 (Thanks for Voting!)Total Votes: 883MarketBeat'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 1/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a Call Option?