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
  • Market Cap: $68.60191 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,812,500,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $58.23
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $55.42
  • 52 Week Range: $38.58 - $60.13
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.46
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.02
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $65.08 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.37
  • Book Value: $6.92 per share
  • Price / Book: 7.92
  • Annual Dividend: $1.64
  • Dividend Yield: 3.0%
  • EBITDA: $11.63 billion
  • Current Ratio: 0.84%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.63%
  • Average Volume: 1.13 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 21st. Investors 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 yield of 2.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 2nd. This is a boost 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 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Unilever PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Unilever PLC's stock 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 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 investors include Rockefeller Financial Services Inc. (0.01%), Ingalls & Snyder LLC (0.01%), Narwhal Capital Management (0.00%), Howe & Rusling Inc. (0.00%), Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC (0.00%) and Eqis Capital Management Inc. (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 Ingalls & Snyder LLC, Heritage Way Advisors LLC, Narwhal Capital Management, Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc., Canal Capital Management LLC, Baker Ellis Asset Management LLC and Rockefeller Financial Services Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 Howe & Rusling Inc. and 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 $54.79.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Unilever PLC (NYSE UL)
Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  238 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  361 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  599
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 (52.55% 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)
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 10/23/2015 forward)


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


Earnings Estimates for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.62 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.88 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)
Most Recent Dividend:9/6/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.64
Dividend Yield:2.99%
Dividend Growth:-0.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:62.60% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
56.94% (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
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)
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Headline Trends for Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)
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Unilever PLC (UL) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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