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NYSE:ULUnilever Stock Price, Forecast & News

$50.77
-0.07 (-0.14 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$50.23
Now: $50.77
$50.87
50-Day Range
$49.78
MA: $51.57
$53.59
52-Week Range
$44.06
Now: $50.77
$64.84
Volume991,500 shs
Average Volume1.55 million shs
Market Capitalization$59.33 billion
P/E Ratio17.75
Dividend Yield3.47%
Beta0.51
Unilever PLC operates in the fast moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care segments. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products primarily under the Axe, Dove, Lux, Rexona, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, Signal, Lifebuoy, and Vaseline brands. The Foods & Refreshment segment provides soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads, ice creams, and tea-based beverages primarily under the Knorr, Hellmann's, Magnum, Lipton, Heart, Brooke Bond, and Ben & Jerry's brand names. The Home Care segment offers home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars, and a range of cleaning products, as well as water purification products primarily under the Dirt is Good, Surf, Comfort, Domestos, Sunlight, Cif, Seventh Generation, Blueair, Pureit, and Truliva/Qinyuan brands. Unilever PLC was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.66 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.22 billion
Cash Flow$8.31 per share
Book Value$13.31 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees149,867
Outstanding Shares1,168,531,000
Market Cap$59.33 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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Unilever (NYSE:UL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Unilever's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Unilever's stock was trading at $52.47 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UL stock has decreased by 3.2% and is now trading at $50.77. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Unilever?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Unilever.

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

Unilever declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, April 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.4445 per share on Thursday, June 4th. This represents a $1.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 14th. View Unilever's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for UL?

8 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for Unilever's shares. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Unilever's share price to reach $45.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.4%. View analysts' price targets for Unilever.

Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about UL stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a media sentiment score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutUnilever.

Are investors shorting Unilever?

Unilever saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,660,000 shares, an increase of 53.1% from the April 30th total of 2,390,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,720,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 0.3% of the company's stock are sold short. View Unilever's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Unilever's key competitors?

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Unilever own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Unilever investors own include CA (CA), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Hawkins (HWKN), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Aegean Marine Petroleum Network (ANW), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM), Micron Technology (MU) and Transocean (RIG).

Who are Unilever's key executives?

Unilever's management team includes the following 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)

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 shareholders include Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (0.52%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.34%), Morgan Stanley (0.30%), Federated Hermes Inc. (0.19%), Raymond James & Associates (0.18%) and Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.17%).

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, Advisory Research Inc., First Foundation Advisors, Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, First Trust Advisors LP, Keystone Financial Planning Inc., State Street Corp, and Granite Investment Advisors LLC.

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Federated Hermes Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Morgan Stanley, Morningstar Investment Services LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and Advisor Group Holdings Inc..

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Unilever's stock price today?

One share of UL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.77.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $59.33 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 5/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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