Unilever PLC Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:UL)

$55.00 -0.76 (-1.36 %)
(As of 11/17/2017 05:25 AM ET)
Previous Close$55.76
Today's Range$54.80 - $55.35
52-Week Range$38.58 - $60.13
Volume998,249 shs
Average Volume1.69 million shs
Market Capitalization$166.54 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.95%
Beta0.89

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:
  • Industry: Personal Products
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Personal Products - NEC
  • Symbol: NYSE:UL
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.unilever.com
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
Price-To-Earnings:
  • Forward P/E Ratio: 20.99
  • P/E Growth: 2.29
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Sales: $58.34011 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.17
  • Cash Flow: $5.69 per share
  • Price / Cash: 9.67
  • Book Value: $14.34 per share
  • Price / Book: 3.84
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.64
  • Dividend Yield: 3.0%
Misc:
  • Employees: 169,000
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,243,980,000
 

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 Monday, October 23rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.4217 per share on Wednesday, December 13th. This represents a $1.69 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 2nd. This is an increase from Unilever PLC's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41. 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 1 year target prices for Unilever PLC's shares. 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 twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Unilever PLC.

Are investors shorting Unilever PLC?

Unilever PLC saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,196,046 shares, an increase of 66.2% from the October 13th total of 719,707 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,752,248 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.7 days.

Who are some of Unilever PLC's key competitors?

Who are Unilever PLC's key executives?

Unilever PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Nitin Paranjpe, President - Home Care (Age 53)
  • Paulus Polman, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 60)
  • Ann Marie Fudge, Vice Chairman of the Board, Senior Independent Director (Age 65)
  • Graeme David Pitkethly, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • Kevin Havelock, President - Refreshment (Age 59)
  • Alan Jope, President, Personal Care (Age 52)
  • Kees Kruythoff, President, North America (Age 48)
  • Amanda Sourry, President, Foods (Age 53)
  • Jan Zijderveld, President, Europe (Age 52)
  • Leena Nair, Chief Human Resource Officer (Age 47)

Who owns Unilever PLC stock?

Unilever PLC's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Harding Loevner LP (10.94%), Manning & Napier Advisors LLC (0.50%), Fiduciary Management Inc. WI (0.41%), Mawer Investment Management Ltd. (0.32%), Artisan Partners Limited Partnership (0.22%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (0.19%). 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 Jane Street Group LLC, Manning & Napier Advisors LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Fiduciary Management Inc. WI, Keystone Financial Planning Inc., Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, Ingalls & Snyder LLC and BB&T Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unilever PLC.

Who bought Unilever PLC stock? Who is buying Unilever PLC stock?

Unilever PLC's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Harding Loevner LP, LMR Partners LLP, Assetmark Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Jackson Wealth Management LLC, Mawer Investment Management Ltd., Morningstar Investment Services LLC and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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 with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Unilever PLC's stock price today?

One share of Unilever PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $55.00.

How big of a company is Unilever PLC?

Unilever PLC has a market capitalization of $166.54 billion and generates $58.34011 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $5.73661 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.39 on an earnings per share basis. Unilever PLC employs 169,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Unilever PLC?

Unilever PLC's mailing address is Unilever House, Blackfriars, LONDON, EC4P 4BQ, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-78225252 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Unilever PLC (NYSE UL)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  246 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  375 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  621
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Unilever PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (52.73% downside)

Consensus Price Target History for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

Price Target History for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

Analysts' Ratings History for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/17/2017ArgusInitiated CoverageHold -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
10/11/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingNeutralN/AView Rating Details
9/7/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
8/11/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
4/3/2017Seaport Global SecuritiesLower Price Target$28.00 -> $26.00LowView Rating Details
3/31/2017ABN AmroDowngradeHold -> SellLowView Rating Details
3/27/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold -> HoldLowView Rating Details
3/25/2017Barclays PLCUpgradeEqual Weight -> OverweightLowView Rating Details
3/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingSellLowView Rating Details
3/17/2017MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperform -> OutperformLowView Rating Details
2/27/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeUnderperform -> 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
4/18/2016Numis Securities LtdDowngradeAdd -> HoldN/AView Rating Details
4/16/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
1/19/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/18/2015 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: $2.62 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.88 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

Next Dividend:12/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:2.98%
Dividend Growth:-0.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:68.62% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
62.60% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
56.94% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

Dividend History by Quarter for Unilever PLC (NYSE UL)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/23/2017quarterly$0.423.11%11/2/201711/3/201712/13/2017
7/21/2017Quarterly$0.412.93%8/2/20178/4/20179/6/2017
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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DateHeadline
Argus Initiates Coverage on Unilever PLC (UL)Argus Initiates Coverage on Unilever PLC (UL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 17 at 10:18 AM
Dutch PM defends tax cut seen benefiting Shell, Unilever, UK investorsDutch PM defends tax cut seen benefiting Shell, Unilever, UK investors
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 9:40 AM
Unilever PLC (UL) Sees Significant Growth in Short InterestUnilever PLC (UL) Sees Significant Growth in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 16 at 1:34 AM
Broker Darlings Of The Dow: Procter & Gamble Ranks As A Top 15 Analyst PickBroker Darlings Of The Dow: Procter & Gamble Ranks As A Top 15 Analyst Pick
www.thestreet.com - November 14 at 11:42 PM
Exceptional Analytics for Quant Score Keep Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy - Investorplace.comExceptional Analytics for Quant Score Keep Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - November 14 at 1:34 PM
Where Unilever PLC (LSE:ULVR) Stands In Terms Of Earnings Growth Against Its IndustryWhere Unilever PLC (LSE:ULVR) Stands In Terms Of Earnings Growth Against Its Industry
finance.yahoo.com - November 14 at 1:34 PM
Exceptional Analytics for Quant Score Keep Unilever (UL) a Strong BuyExceptional Analytics for Quant Score Keep Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy
investorplace.com - November 13 at 2:27 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) versus The Competition Head-To-Head ContrastUnilever PLC (UL) versus The Competition Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 10 at 5:26 PM
Superb Analytics for Quant Score Make Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy - Investorplace.comSuperb Analytics for Quant Score Make Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - November 7 at 12:45 PM
Reliable European Dividend For Your Retirement Portfolio: Consumer Staples Series - Part 3 - Seeking AlphaReliable European Dividend For Your Retirement Portfolio: Consumer Staples Series - Part 3 - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - November 7 at 12:45 PM
Superb Analytics for Quant Score Make Unilever (UL) a Strong BuySuperb Analytics for Quant Score Make Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy
investorplace.com - November 6 at 2:21 PM
Ex-Dividend Reminder: Unilever, Lamb Weston Holdings and CMS EnergyEx-Dividend Reminder: Unilever, Lamb Weston Holdings and CMS Energy
www.forbes.com - October 31 at 11:29 AM
Unilever PLC (UL) Sees Significant Decrease in Short InterestUnilever PLC (UL) Sees Significant Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 31 at 1:50 AM
High-Level Quant Score Keeps Unilever (UL) a Strong BuyHigh-Level Quant Score Keeps Unilever (UL) a Strong Buy
investorplace.com - October 30 at 2:25 PM
IBD Rating Upgrades: Unilever Flashes Improved Relative Price StrengthIBD Rating Upgrades: Unilever Flashes Improved Relative Price Strength
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 5:31 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesUnilever PLC (UL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 25 at 3:38 PM
At least three buyout groups seen advancing in Unilever spreads auction: sourcesAt least three buyout groups seen advancing in Unilever spreads auction: sources
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 8:55 PM
At least three buyout groups seen advancing in Unilever spreads auction - sourcesAt least three buyout groups seen advancing in Unilever spreads auction - sources
finance.yahoo.com - October 24 at 3:54 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.42Unilever PLC (UL) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.42
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 23 at 6:44 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) Upgraded at Zacks Investment ResearchUnilever PLC (UL) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 22 at 7:14 PM
Unilever Q3 Turnover Declines; Backs FY Underlying Sales Growth ViewUnilever Q3 Turnover Declines; Backs FY Underlying Sales Growth View
www.rttnews.com - October 20 at 9:41 AM
Procter & Gamble Continues To Have Two Big ProblemsProcter & Gamble Continues To Have Two Big Problems
www.investopedia.com - October 20 at 9:41 AM
Unilevers Correction Likely Has Further to GoUnilever's Correction Likely Has Further to Go
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 9:40 AM
Why Apple, United Continental Holdings, and Unilever Slumped TodayWhy Apple, United Continental Holdings, and Unilever Slumped Today
finance.yahoo.com - October 20 at 9:40 AM
Unilever, Nestlé Test Investor Patience With Slower Sales - Wall Street JournalUnilever, Nestlé Test Investor Patience With Slower Sales - Wall Street Journal
www.wsj.com - October 19 at 10:19 AM
Unilever Shares Tumble After Big Third Quarter Sales Miss - TheStreet.comUnilever Shares Tumble After Big Third Quarter Sales Miss - TheStreet.com
www.thestreet.com - October 19 at 10:19 AM
How to Make a Deal Like Billionaire Investor Warren BuffettHow to Make a Deal Like Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett
www.thestreet.com - October 17 at 8:32 AM
Powerful Earnings Visibility Analytics Drive Upgrade of Unilever (UL) to Strong BuyPowerful Earnings Visibility Analytics Drive Upgrade of Unilever (UL) to Strong Buy
investorplace.com - October 16 at 3:16 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan StanleyUnilever PLC (UL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 10:20 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment ResearchUnilever PLC (UL) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 7:04 AM
[$$] Unilever takes steps to streamline operations[$$] Unilever takes steps to streamline operations
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 4:24 PM
Unilever Announces Launch Of Cash Offer For Preference Shares In Unilever N.V.Unilever Announces Launch Of Cash Offer For Preference Shares In Unilever N.V.
www.rttnews.com - October 11 at 9:02 AM
Critical Analysis: Unilever PLC (UL) and DS Healthcare Group (DSKX)Critical Analysis: Unilever PLC (UL) and DS Healthcare Group (DSKX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 9:06 AM
Buy Rating on Unilever (UL) Shares AffirmedBuy Rating on Unilever (UL) Shares Affirmed
investorplace.com - October 9 at 2:10 PM
Dove Removes ‘Racist’ Ad That Seemed to Suggest Black Women Were DirtyDove Removes ‘Racist’ Ad That Seemed to Suggest Black Women Were Dirty
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 8:56 AM
Dove Removes ‘Racist’ Ad That Seemed to Suggest Black Women Were DirtyDove Removes ‘Racist’ Ad That Seemed to Suggest Black Women Were Dirty
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 8:56 AM
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seekingalpha.com - October 6 at 12:08 PM
Extended Unilever Could Still Trade HigherExtended Unilever Could Still Trade Higher
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 12:08 PM
Unilever to acquire Mãe Terra - Unilever Plc (NYSE:UL) | Seeking ... - Seeking AlphaUnilever to acquire Mãe Terra - Unilever Plc (NYSE:UL) | Seeking ... - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 3 at 7:15 PM
ADM circles Unilevers spreads businessADM circles Unilever's spreads business
seekingalpha.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
Unilevers Mae Terra Buyout to Expand Organic Food BusinessUnilever's Mae Terra Buyout to Expand Organic Food Business
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
Unilever's Mae Terra Buyout to Expand Organic Food BusinessUnilever's Mae Terra Buyout to Expand Organic Food Business
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
Stock Market News For Oct 3, 2017Stock Market News For Oct 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsUnilever PLC (UL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 2:42 PM
Unilever PLC (UL) Presents At The Council Of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Supply Chain Conference - SlideshowUnilever PLC (UL) Presents At The Council Of Supply Chain Management Professional's (CSCMP) Annual Supply Chain Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - September 29 at 1:00 PM
Reviewing Revlon (REV) & Unilever PLC (UL)Reviewing Revlon (REV) & Unilever PLC (UL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 2:20 AM
Unilever: Sell Now? - Seeking AlphaUnilever: Sell Now? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 12 at 11:34 AM
Unilever PLC (UL) versus Colgate-Palmolive (CL) Financial AnalysisUnilever PLC (UL) versus Colgate-Palmolive (CL) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 12:24 AM
Some People Are Just Never Going To Buy Your ProductSome People Are Just Never Going To Buy Your Product
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 9:30 AM
Unilever PLC (UL) Given "Neutral" Rating at J P Morgan Chase & CoUnilever PLC (UL) Given "Neutral" Rating at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 6:34 AM

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