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.co.uk
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $168.36 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,812,500,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $58.24
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.20
  • 52 Week Range: $38.58 - $60.13
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 24.58
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.53
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $64.79 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.60
  • Book Value: $6.89 per share
  • Price / Book: 8.69
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.64
  • Dividend Yield: 2.9%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $11.58 billion
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 0.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.08 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.88
  • Short Ratio: 1.29
 

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.409 per share on Wednesday, September 6th. This represents a $1.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.73%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 2nd. This is an increase from Unilever PLC's previous quarterly dividend of $0.38. View Unilever PLC's Dividend History.

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

10 brokerages have issued 12 month target prices for Unilever PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Unilever PLC's share price to reach $26.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Unilever PLC.

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
  • Paulus Polman, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Ann Marie Fudge, Vice Chairman of the Board, Senior Independent Director
  • Graeme David Pitkethly, Chief Financial Officer
  • Kevin Havelock, President - Refreshment
  • Alan Jope, President, Personal Care
  • Kees Kruythoff, President, North America
  • Amanda Sourry, President, Foods
  • Jan Zijderveld, President, Europe
  • Leena Nair, Chief Human Resource Officer

Who owns Unilever PLC stock?

Unilever PLC's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Unilever PLC.

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

Unilever PLC's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eqis Capital Management Inc.. 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.

What is Unilever PLC's stock price today?

One share of Unilever PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.86.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Unilever PLC (NYSE UL)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  235 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  358 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  593
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

Consensus Ratings for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (56.57% 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
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 10/18/2015 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: $2.17 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.44 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)
Most Recent Dividend:9/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:2.74%
Dividend Growth:-0.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:75.58% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
67.21% (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
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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thestreet.com logoHow to Make a Deal Like Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett
www.thestreet.com - October 17 at 8:32 AM
investorplace.com logoPowerful Earnings Visibility Analytics Drive Upgrade of Unilever (UL) to Strong Buy
investorplace.com - October 16 at 3:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 15 at 10:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Cut to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 7:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Unilever takes steps to streamline operations
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 4:24 PM
rttnews.com logoUnilever Announces Launch Of Cash Offer For Preference Shares In Unilever N.V.
www.rttnews.com - October 11 at 9:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Analysis: Unilever PLC (UL) and DS Healthcare Group (DSKX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 9:06 AM
investorplace.com logoBuy Rating on Unilever (UL) Shares Affirmed
investorplace.com - October 9 at 2:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDove Removes ‘Racist’ Ad That Seemed to Suggest Black Women Were Dirty
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 8:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDove Removes ‘Racist’ Ad That Seemed to Suggest Black Women Were Dirty
finance.yahoo.com - October 9 at 8:56 AM
seekingalpha.com logoPayPal Portfolio Performance
seekingalpha.com - October 6 at 12:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoExtended Unilever Could Still Trade Higher
finance.yahoo.com - October 6 at 12:08 PM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever to acquire Mãe Terra - Unilever Plc (NYSE:UL) | Seeking ... - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - October 3 at 7:15 PM
seekingalpha.com logoADM circles Unilever's spreads business
seekingalpha.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever's Mae Terra Buyout to Expand Organic Food Business
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever's Mae Terra Buyout to Expand Organic Food Business
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStock Market News For Oct 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 3 at 2:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 30 at 2:42 PM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever 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
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Revlon (REV) & Unilever PLC (UL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 2:20 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever: Sell Now? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 12 at 11:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) versus Colgate-Palmolive (CL) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 10 at 12:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSome People Are Just Never Going To Buy Your Product
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 9:30 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Given "Neutral" Rating at J P Morgan Chase & Co
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 2:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever Plc : UL-US: Dividend Analysis : August 04th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 2 at 9:59 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Review: Unilever PLC (UL) vs. Nautilus Group, Inc. (The) (NLS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 8:20 PM
nasdaq.com logoMondelez Shares Tumble After Buffett Denies Buyout Rumors - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 31 at 11:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMondelez Shares Tumble After Buffett Denies Buyout Rumors
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 11:27 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever's Anti-Kraft Work
finance.yahoo.com - August 21 at 8:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Unilever PLC (UL) and Colgate-Palmolive (CL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 10:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBusiness Leaders Are Not Happy With President Trump’s Charlottesville Response
finance.yahoo.com - August 15 at 7:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Rating Lowered to Underperform at Royal Bank Of Canada
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 8:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHormel Foods Corp (HRL) Stock Can’t Be Squashed
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 3:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (NYSE:UL) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 11 at 3:14 PM
nasdaq.com logoUnilever (UL) to Buyback Dutch Preference Shares for $528M - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 10 at 3:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever (UL) to Buyback Dutch Preference Shares for $528M
finance.yahoo.com - August 10 at 3:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) versus Herbalife LTD. (HLF) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 8:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Unilever Plc : August 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 8:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever’s Latest Investment Targets New Route into Homes
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:24 AM
nasdaq.com logoUnilever PLC (UL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 02, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 2 at 8:19 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever: Q2 2017 Results Point To More Goodness To Come? - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 29 at 8:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoUnilever PLC (NYSE:UL) Announces Dividend Increase - $0.41 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 10:35 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoPro-Trader Daily: Earnings Review and Free Research Report: Unilever's Quarterly Earnings Jumped 14.5%; Half Year Earnings Soared 24.1%
www.finanznachrichten.de - July 25 at 8:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever Plc :UL-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended June 30, 2017 : July 24, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEarnings Review and Free Research Report: Unilever's Quarterly Earnings Jumped 14.5%; Half Year Earnings Soared 24.1%
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 8:05 AM
seekingalpha.com logoUnilever Up 43% YTD With More To Come - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 23 at 9:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoKey Takeaways From Unilever's Fiscal First Half Results
finance.yahoo.com - July 22 at 10:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever net profit soars in first half of 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:15 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnilever CEO Polman Seeks Value Enhancing M&A
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:15 AM

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