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

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$58.71 -0.15 (-0.25 %)
(As of 04/22/2019 02:19 PM ET)
Previous Close$58.86
Today's Range$58.66 - $59.19
52-Week Range$52.08 - $59.33
Volume105,150 shs
Average Volume1.23 million shs
Market Capitalization$100.67 billion
P/E Ratio21.24
Dividend Yield3.01%
Beta0.61
Unilever N.V. operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates in three segments: Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products. This segment markets its products under the Axe, Dove, Lux, Rexona, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, Signal, Lifebuoy, and Vaseline brands. The Foods & Refreshment segment offers soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads, ice cream, and tea-based beverages under the Knorr, Hellmann's, Magnum, Lipton, Heart, Brooke Bond, and Ben & Jerry's brands. It also provides local jewels under the Bango and Robertson's brands, as well as the Pukka Herbs, Sir Kensington's, and Mãe Terra brands. The Home Care segment offers home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, and soap bars, as well as a range of cleaning products under the Dirt is Good, Surf, Comfort, Domestos, Sunlight, Cif, and Seventh Generation brands; and air and water purification products under the Blueair, Pureit, and Truliva/Qinyuan 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Soap, detergents, & cleaning preparations; perfumes, & cosmetics
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorConsumer Staples
CUSIPN/A
Phone31-10-217-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$59.90 billion
Cash Flow$5.5387 per share
Book Value$8.47 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees154,848
Outstanding Shares1,714,730,000
Market Cap$100.67 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 31st. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 15th will be given a dividend of $0.442 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a $1.77 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 14th. This is an increase from Unilever's previous quarterly dividend of $0.42. View Unilever's Dividend History.

How were Unilever's earnings last quarter?

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

What price target have analysts set for UN?

8 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Unilever's stock. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Unilever's stock price to reach $65.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Unilever.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Unilever?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Unilever.

Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about UN stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a coverage optimism score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the company a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Are investors shorting Unilever?

Unilever saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,578,154 shares, an increase of 64.5% from the March 15th total of 959,108 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,314,551 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.2 days. Approximately 0.1% of the company's stock are sold short. View Unilever's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Unilever's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Unilever include Procter & Gamble (PG), Unilever (UL), Ecolab (ECL), Church & Dwight (CHD), Stepan (SCL) and SYMRISE AG/ADR (SYIEY).

What other stocks do shareholders of Unilever own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Unilever investors own include Intel (INTC), General Electric (GE), PepsiCo (PEP), Pfizer (PFE), Unilever (ULVR), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Gilead Sciences (GILD).

Who are Unilever's key executives?

Unilever's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Graeme David Pitkethly, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 52)
  • Mr. Alan W. Jope, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 55)
  • Ms. Ritva Sotamaa, Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Keith C. F. Weed, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer (Age 57)
  • Ms. Leena Nair, Chief HR Officer (Age 49)

Who are Unilever's major shareholders?

Unilever's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Ronna Sue Cohen (0.17%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.02%), Cambridge Trust Co. (0.02%), Community Trust & Investment Co. (0.01%), Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc. (0.01%) and Ingalls & Snyder LLC (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cambridge Trust Co., NuWave Investment Management LLC, Ronna Sue Cohen, Argus Investors Counsel Inc., TIAA FSB, Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA, Vigilant Capital Management LLC and Community Trust & Investment Co..

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ronna Sue Cohen, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh LLC, Rockland Trust Co., Pennsylvania Trust Co, Pennsylvania Trust Co, We Are One Seven LLC and Virtu Financial 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 $58.71.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $100.67 billion and generates $59.90 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $11.09 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.77 on an earnings per share basis. Unilever employs 154,848 workers across the globe.

What is Unilever's official website?

The official website for Unilever is http://www.unilever.nl.

How can I contact Unilever?

Unilever's mailing address is Weena 455, Rotterdam P7, 3013 AL. 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:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  362 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  484 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  846
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 4/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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