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Unilever Stock Forecast, Price & News

$60.90
-1.57 (-2.51 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:15 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$60.54
Now: $60.90
$61.66
50-Day Range
$58.78
MA: $60.33
$62.47
52-Week Range
$44.06
Now: $60.90
$62.94
Volume1.64 million shs
Average Volume1.33 million shs
Market Capitalization$71.16 billion
P/E Ratio21.29
Dividend Yield3.05%
Beta0.46
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: 0.9Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.27 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.22 billion
Cash Flow$8.16 per share
Book Value$13.31 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees149,867
Outstanding Shares1,168,531,000
Market Cap$71.16 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable
$60.90
-1.57 (-2.51 %)
(As of 09/18/2020 09:15 PM ET)
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Unilever (NYSE:UL) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Unilever's stock was trading at $52.47 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UL shares have increased by 16.1% and is now trading at $60.90.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Unilever?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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How often does Unilever pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Unilever?

Unilever announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 24th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 7th will be given a dividend of $0.4694 per share on Wednesday, September 9th. This represents a $1.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 6th. This is a positive change from Unilever's previous quarterly dividend of $0.44.
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What price target have analysts set for UL?

10 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for Unilever's stock. Their forecasts range from $45.00 to $45.00. On average, they expect Unilever's share price to reach $45.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 26.1%.
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Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about UL stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Unilever?

Unilever saw a decrease in short interest in the month of August. As of August 14th, there was short interest totaling 2,630,000 shares, a decrease of 12.6% from the July 30th total of 3,010,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,170,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 0.2% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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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).
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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), Micron Technology (MU), Och-Ziff Capital Management Group (OZM) and Zoetis (ZTS).

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 number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.34%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.24%), Raymond James & Associates (0.22%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.20%), Federated Hermes Inc. (0.16%) and Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.16%).

Which institutional investors are selling Unilever stock?

UL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Federated Hermes Inc., Bowie Capital Management LLC, UBS Group AG, Prentiss Smith & Co. Inc., Granite Investment Advisors LLC, Manning & Napier Group LLC, and Advisor Group Holdings Inc..

Which institutional investors are buying Unilever stock?

UL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raymond James & Associates, Bank of America Corp DE, Capital Advisors Inc. OK, St. James Investment Company LLC, Saratoga Research & Investment Management, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Cowen Investment Management LLC, and Sather Financial Group 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 $60.90.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $71.16 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 9/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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