S&P 500   3,768.47
DOW   30,924.14
QQQ   304.10
S&P 500   3,768.47
DOW   30,924.14
QQQ   304.10
S&P 500   3,768.47
DOW   30,924.14
QQQ   304.10
S&P 500   3,768.47
DOW   30,924.14
QQQ   304.10
Log in
NYSE:UL

Unilever Stock Forecast, Price & News

$53.48
+0.04 (+0.07 %)
(As of 03/4/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$53.14
Now: $53.48
$54.38
50-Day Range
$52.06
MA: $56.59
$60.97
52-Week Range
$44.06
Now: $53.48
$63.89
Volume4.18 million shs
Average Volume2.47 million shs
Market Capitalization$62.49 billion
P/E Ratio18.70
Dividend Yield3.82%
Beta0.44
Unilever PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through three segments: Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and skin cleansing products under the Axe, Clear, Dove, Lifebuoy, Lux, Pond's, Rexona, Signal, Suave, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, and Vaseline brands. The Foods & Refreshment segment offers soups, bouillons, seasonings, sauces, mayonnaise, ketchup, ice cream, and tea categories. This segment offers its products under the Ben & Jerry's, Breyers, Brooke Bond, Heart (Wall's), Hellmann's, Knorr, Lipton, Magnum, Pukka, Sir Kensington's, and Unilever Food Solutions brands. The Home Care segment offers fabric solutions, home care products, and hygiene products under the Cif, Dirt is Good, Omo, Persil, Domestos, Seventh Generation, and Sunlight brands. The company has a strategic partnership with Dada Group. Unilever PLC was incorporated in 1894 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
Unilever logo

Headlines

Unilever raises dividend by 6% to $0.5139 - Seeking Alpha
February 4, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Unilever drop 5% on FY20 results - Seeking Alpha
February 4, 2021 |  seekingalpha.com
Unilever restores growth targets
February 4, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
Unilever restores targets as China and India boost sales
February 4, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
See More Headlines

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Soap, detergents, & cleaning preparations; perfumes, & cosmetics
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIPN/A
Phone44-20-7822-5252
Employees149,867
Year Founded1929

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$58.22 billion
Cash Flow$7.51 per share
Book Value$13.31 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares1,168,530,000
Market Cap$62.49 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.39 out of 5 stars

Consumer Staples Sector

102nd out of 301 stocks

Soap, Detergents, & Cleaning Preparations; Perfumes, & Cosmetics Industry

6th out of 7 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.9Community Rank: 1.7Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
$53.48
+0.04 (+0.07 %)
(As of 03/4/2021 12:00 AM ET)
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart

Receive UL News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for UL and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

speech bubbles
speech bubbles











Unilever (NYSE:UL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Unilever a buy right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last year. There are currently 5 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Unilever stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in UL, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
View analyst ratings for Unilever
or view top-rated stocks.

What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Unilever?

Wall Street analysts have given Unilever a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Unilever wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
View MarketBeat's top stock picks here.

Are investors shorting Unilever?

Unilever saw a increase in short interest during the month of February. As of February 12th, there was short interest totaling 1,710,000 shares, an increase of 102.8% from the January 28th total of 843,100 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,240,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 0.8 days.
View Unilever's Short Interest
.

How has Unilever's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Unilever's stock was trading at $52.47 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UL shares have increased by 1.9% and is now trading at $53.48.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19
.

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

Unilever announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.5139 per share on Wednesday, March 17th. This represents a $2.06 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.84%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 25th. This is a boost from Unilever's previous quarterly dividend of $0.48.
View Unilever's dividend history
.

Is Unilever a good dividend stock?

Unilever pays an annual dividend of $2.04 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.82%. Unilever does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Unilever is 71.33%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Unilever will have a dividend payout ratio of 67.55% next year. This indicates that Unilever will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View Unilever's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for UL?

11 Wall Street analysts 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 15.9%.
View analysts' price targets for Unilever
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are Unilever's key executives?

Unilever's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Alan W. Jope, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 57) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 54) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Nitin Paranjpe, Chief Operating Officer (Age 57)
  • Mr. Richard Williams, Head of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Ritva Sotamaa, Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. (Age 57)
  • Ms. Conny Braams, Chief Digital & Marketing Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Leena Nair, Chief HR Officer (Age 51) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jan A.A. van der Bijl, Head of Group Taxation (Age 71)
  • Mr. Herald Belton, Head of Deodorants Bus.
  • Mr. Julian Thurston, Head of Secretariat

Who are some of Unilever's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Unilever own?

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 BlackRock Inc. (1.61%), Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC (0.95%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.56%), Norges Bank (0.52%), Morgan Stanley (0.37%) and Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.37%).

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Douglass Winthrop Advisors LLC, Gabalex Capital Management LLC, Verition Fund Management LLC, Federated Hermes Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC, Cowen Investment Management LLC, Fiera Capital Corp, and Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA.

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC, Norges Bank, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Northern Trust Corp, Coho Partners Ltd., Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc, and Lazard Asset Management LLC.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

What is Unilever's stock price today?

One share of UL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.48.

How much money does Unilever make?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $62.49 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.

How many employees does Unilever have?

Unilever employs 149,867 workers across the globe.

Does Unilever have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Unilever: Alberto Culver, Ben & Jerry's, Blueair, Carver Korea, Concern Kalina, Dermalogica, Dollar Shave Club, Grom Social Enterprises, Hourglass, Inmarko, Kate Somerville Skincare, Living Proof, Murad, Mãe Terra, Pukka Herbs, Qinyuan Group, Ren Skincare, Seventh Generation, Sir Kensington’s, SlimFast, SmartyPants Vitamins, Sundial Brands, T2 Tea, TIGI International, Talenti Gelato & Sorbetto, Tatcha, Tazo, The Laundress Inc, The Vegetarian Butcher, and Unilever Ingman Production.

When was Unilever founded?

Unilever was founded in 1929.

What is Unilever's official website?

The official website for Unilever is www.unilever.com.

Where are Unilever's headquarters?

Unilever is headquartered at 100 VICTORIA EMBANKMENT, LONDON X0, EC4Y 0DY.

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 3/5/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.