Unilever plc Company Profile (NYSE:UL)

About Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)

Unilever plc logoUnilever PLC is a fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company. The Company's segments include Personal Care, which primarily includes sales of skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products; Foods, which primarily includes sales of soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads; Home Care, which primarily includes sales of home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars and a range of cleaning products, and Refreshment, which primarily includes sales of ice cream and tea-based beverages. The Company's geographical segments include Asia/AMET/RUB, The Americas and Europe. Its brands include Axe, Dirt is Good (Omo), Dove, Family Goodness (Rama), Heartbrand (Wall's), Hellmann's, Knorr, Lipton, Lux, Magnum, Rexona, Sunsilk and Surf. The Company operates in more than 100 countries, selling its products in more than 190 countries. The Company operates approximately 310 factories in over 70 countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Consumer Staples
  • Industry: Personal Products
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:UL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.unilever.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $156.55 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,839,689,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $51.91
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $45.44
  • 52 Week Range: $38.58 - $55.45
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 27.90
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.59
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $57.5 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.72
  • Book Value: $6.28 per share
  • Price / Book: 8.78
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.36
  • Dividend Yield: 2.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $9.69 billion
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.68%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.52 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.82
  • Short Ratio: 0.61
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)

What is Unilever plc's stock symbol?

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

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

Unilever plc declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 21st. Investors of record on Friday, May 5th will be given a dividend of $0.383 per share on Wednesday, June 7th. This represents a $1.53 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 3rd. This is an increase from Unilever plc's previous quarterly dividend of $0.35. View Unilever plc's Dividend History.

Where is Unilever plc's stock going? Where will Unilever plc's stock price be in 2017?

11 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Unilever plc's stock. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Unilever plc's share price to reach $26.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Unilever plc.

Who are some of Unilever plc's key competitors?

Who owns Unilever plc stock?

Unilever plc's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (0.00%), Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (0.31%), Harris Associates L P (0.31%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (0.00%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (0.00%) and Morgan Stanley (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Unilever plc.

Who sold Unilever plc stock? Who is selling Unilever plc stock?

Unilever plc's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, United States Steel & Carnegie Pension Fund, BB&T Securities LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Macquarie Group Ltd., UBS Group AG and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unilever plc.

Who bought Unilever plc stock? Who is buying Unilever plc stock?

Unilever plc's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, Jane Street Group LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Mawer Investment Management Ltd., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Teachers Advisors LLC, Harding Loevner LP and FMR LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unilever plc.

How do I buy Unilever plc stock?

Shares of Unilever plc can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Unilever plc stock cost?

One share of Unilever plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.13.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.27)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (52.84% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/3/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesLower Price Target$28.00 -> $26.00LowView Rating Details
3/31/2017ABN AmroDowngradeHold -> SellLowView Rating Details
3/28/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
3/27/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold -> HoldLowView Rating Details
3/25/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightLowView Rating Details
3/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncReiterated RatingSellLowView Rating Details
3/17/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
2/27/2017Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016Jefferies Group LLCUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinInitiated CoverageOutperformN/AView Rating Details
7/24/2016Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformN/AView Rating Details
4/18/2016Numis Securities LtdDowngradeAdd -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
4/16/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
4/12/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/19/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
7/24/2015Canaccord GenuityUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.17 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.44 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
Next Dividend:6/7/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:2.47%
Dividend Growth:-0.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:62.67% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
55.74% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/21/2017quarterly$0.382.98%5/3/20175/5/20176/7/2017
1/30/2017Quarterly$0.343.35%2/8/20172/10/20173/15/2017
10/14/2016$0.3510/26/201610/28/201612/7/2016
7/25/2016Quarterly$0.358/3/20168/5/20169/7/2016
4/19/2016$0.374/27/20164/29/20164/29/2016
4/14/2016$0.364/27/20164/29/20166/1/2016
1/20/2016$0.332/3/20162/5/20163/9/2016
10/19/2015$0.3410/28/201510/30/201512/9/2015
7/23/2015$0.338/5/20158/7/20159/9/2015
4/16/2015quarterly$0.322.85%4/22/20154/24/20156/3/2015
1/20/2015quarterly$0.332.99%2/4/20152/6/20153/11/2015
10/28/2014quarterly$0.363.64%11/5/201411/7/201412/10/2014
7/29/2014quarterly$0.383.44%8/6/20148/8/20149/10/2014
4/25/2014special$0.393.33%5/7/20145/9/20146/11/2014
1/22/2014quarterly$0.373.5%2/5/20142/7/20143/12/2014
10/25/2013quarterly$0.373.65%11/6/201311/8/201312/11/2013
7/26/2013quarterly$0.353.5%8/7/20138/9/20139/11/2013
4/26/2013special$0.353.03%5/8/20135/10/20136/12/2013
1/24/2013quarterly$0.323.25%2/6/20132/8/20133/13/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
Latest Headlines for Unilever plc (NYSE:UL)
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americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 2:53 PM
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Growth Stocks to Buy for May 17th
www.zacks.com - May 17 at 12:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Kraft Heinz's CEO on Cost-Cutting, Dealmaking and Oprah
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 8:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever: Better If Buffett Leaves Us Alone
finance.yahoo.com - May 13 at 2:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever Takes Stake in IPO-Bound Meal Kit Maker Sun Basket
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever CEO: It's better if Buffett 'leaves us with what...
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCramer Remix: Aliens — yes, aliens — are the reason Macy’s is getting crushed
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever: Cramer's Top Takeaways
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever leverages SEA's demographic dividend
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 3:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCorrection Could Be Coming for Unilever
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 2:47 AM
thestreet.com logoUnilever Shares Near Record High Amid Spreads Division Sale Speculation - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - May 8 at 7:58 PM
investorplace.com logoForget Unilever plc (ADR) (UL) Stock … Management Doesn’t Care
investorplace.com - May 8 at 9:51 AM
investorplace.com logoForget Unilever plc (ADR) (UL) Stock … Management Doesn't Care - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - May 8 at 9:23 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Warren Buffett is Making Plans for a Lower Tax Rate
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever in ‘Land Grab' Phase in Myanmar
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 2:58 AM
nasdaq.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 03, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 4 at 10:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Unilever strikes deal with rival in bet on Myanmar
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 10:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever Plc : UL-US: Dividend Analysis : May 05th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 6:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Unilever plc (UL) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 4:40 PM
bizjournals.com logoTechnical Reports on Personal Products Equities -- Unilever, Nu Skin Enterprises, Energizer, and Edgewell Personal Care
www.bizjournals.com - May 2 at 8:38 AM
investorplace.com logoEx-Dividend Reminders Include Unilever plc (ADR) (UL)
investorplace.com - May 1 at 7:51 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 6:36 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Unilever plc (UL) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 5:03 PM
zacks.com logoBull of the Day: Unilever (UL)
www.zacks.com - April 28 at 6:18 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUPS Doesn't Expect a Drone Delivery Invasion Anytime Soon, but Does See a Healthy U.S. Economy
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 10:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoProcter & Gamble Reports Soft Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 4:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoZacks Investment Ideas feature highlights: Lam Research, MasTec, Unilever and Yum China
finance.yahoo.com - April 26 at 4:57 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.38
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 12:12 PM
nasdaq.com logoJune 16th Options Now Available For Unilever (UL)
www.nasdaq.com - April 24 at 6:48 PM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever To Acquire Sir Kensington's Condiment Firm
seekingalpha.com - April 24 at 6:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever plc (ul) to Issue Dividend of $0.38
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 10:55 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBuy These 3 UK Dividend Stocks as Brexit Fears Blow Over
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 9:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Given Daily Coverage Optimism Score of -0.09
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 3:37 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPatience On Unilever: Earnings Review (Video) - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - April 23 at 8:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever (UN) Q1 Sales Grow on Positive Pricing, Acquisitions
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever hopes Sir Kensington's deal bolsters sales longterm
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 8:15 PM
fool.com logoUnilever plc Gains Market Share Despite Sluggish Demand
www.fool.com - April 21 at 3:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever Turns to Condiments After Dumping Spreads
finance.yahoo.com - April 21 at 9:47 AM
nasdaq.com logoUnilever Q1 Sales Up On Emerging Markets; Says On Track For FY17 Sales Growth
www.nasdaq.com - April 20 at 11:44 PM
seekingalpha.com logo$49.3 Target Price For Unilever
seekingalpha.com - April 20 at 11:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Study Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 3:00 PM
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for April 13th
www.zacks.com - April 13 at 8:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat India’s Tax Change Means for Consumer Giants
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 12:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever plc (UL) Downgraded by Barclays PLC to "Equal Weight"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 3:46 PM
wsj.com logoEuropean Companies Use Old-School Budget Tactic to Cut Costs
www.wsj.com - April 7 at 6:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] European Companies Use Old-School Tactic to Cut Costs
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 6:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGoodbye, Margarine: Unilever Done With Spreads
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 6:17 PM
nasdaq.com logoUnilever Maintains 2017 Underlying Sales Growth Outlook; To Raise Dividend
www.nasdaq.com - April 7 at 1:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Unilever shake-up wins over investors
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy the King of Margarine Wants Out
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 1:14 PM

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