NYSE:UN - Unilever Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$56.72 +0.37 (+0.66 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 03:26 AM ET)
Previous Close$56.72
Today's Range$56.22 - $56.76
52-Week Range$51.56 - $61.62
Volume733,217 shs
Average Volume1.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$96.01 billion
P/E Ratio22.42
Dividend Yield2.74%
Beta0.85
Unilever logoUnilever N.V. operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. The company operates through Personal Care, Home Care, Foods, and Refreshment segments. The Personal Care segment offers skincare and haircare products, deodorants, and oral care products. This segment markets its products under the Axe, Dove, Lux, Rexona, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, Signal, Lifebuoy, Vaseline, Dermalogica, Murad, Dollar Shave Club, Zest & Camay, and Seventh Generation brands. The Home Care segment provides home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars, and various cleaning products under the Dirt is Good, Surf, Comfort, Domestos, Sunlight, Cif, Pureit, Blueair, and Radiant brands. The Foods segment provides soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines, and spreads under the Knorr, Hellmann's, Bango, Maizena, Robertsons, and Kissan brands. The Refreshment segment offers ice cream and tea-based beverages under the Heartbrand, Magnum, Lipton, Brooke Bond, Ben & Jerry's, Pure Leaf, Taj Mahal, Grom, Talenti, and Breyers brands. The company was formerly known as Margarine Unie N.V. and changed its name to Unilever N.V. in 1929. Unilever N.V. was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Unilever N.V. is a subsidiary of The Unilever Group.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Soap, detergents, & cleaning preparations; perfumes, & cosmetics
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
SymbolNYSE:UN
CUSIPN/A
Phone31-10-217-4000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current Ratio0.76
Quick Ratio0.60

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.42
Forward P/E Ratio20.55
P/E Growth2.86

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$60.68 billion
Price / Sales1.60
Cash Flow$5.2421 per share
Price / Cash10.82
Book Value$9.48 per share
Price / Book5.98

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees161,000
Outstanding Shares1,714,730,000
Market Cap$96.01 billion

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Unilever's stock symbol?

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

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

Unilever declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.4531 per share on Wednesday, September 5th. This represents a $1.81 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.20%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 2nd. This is a boost from Unilever's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45. View Unilever's Dividend History.

How were Unilever's earnings last quarter?

Unilever NV (NYSE:UN) posted its earnings results on Thursday, July, 19th. The company reported $1.33 EPS for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.33. View Unilever's Earnings History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Unilever?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Unilever.

Who are some of Unilever's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Unilever include Procter & Gamble (PG), UNILEVER N.V. Common Stock (UL), Ecolab (ECL), Church & Dwight (CHD) and Stepan (SCL).

Who are Unilever's key executives?

Unilever's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Paulus Gerardus Josephus Maria Polman, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51)
  • Prof. Geneviève B. Berger, Chief Science Officer (Age 63)
  • Ms. Ritva Sotamaa, Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Keith C. F. Weed, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer (Age 56)

Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about UN stock has been trending positive on Sunday, according to Accern. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Unilever earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.56 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Unilever.

Who are Unilever's major shareholders?

Unilever's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC (0.87%), FMR LLC (0.41%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.40%), BlackRock Inc. (0.35%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.24%) and Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH (0.11%).

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Yacktman Asset Management LP, BlackRock Inc., Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Raymond James & Associates and Mar Vista Investment Partners LLC.

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, Bank of Montreal Can, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Capital Fund Management S.A. and SG Americas Securities LLC.

How do I buy shares of Unilever?

Shares of UN 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's stock price today?

One share of UN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.72.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $96.01 billion and generates $60.68 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $6.84 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.53 on an earnings per share basis. Unilever employs 161,000 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Unilever?

Unilever's mailing address is Weena 455, Rotterdam P7, EC4Y 0DY. The company can be reached via phone at 31-10-217-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Unilever (NYSE UN)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  304 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  375 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  679
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Unilever and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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