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

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$60.47 -0.16 (-0.26 %)
(As of 05/24/2019 06:49 AM ET)
Previous Close$60.63
Today's Range$60.3050 - $60.7990
52-Week Range$52.08 - $60.80
Volume995,763 shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$103.69 billion
P/E Ratio21.83
Dividend Yield2.63%
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$5.5887 per share
Book Value$8.47 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees154,848
Outstanding Shares1,714,730,000
Market Cap$103.69 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 23rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.4641 per share on Wednesday, June 5th. This represents a $1.86 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 2nd. This is an increase from Unilever's previous quarterly dividend of $0.44. View Unilever's Dividend History.

How were Unilever's earnings last quarter?

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

What price target have analysts set for UN?

10 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Unilever's stock. Their predictions range from $65.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Unilever's stock price to reach $65.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Unilever.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Unilever?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unilever in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings, 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Unilever.

Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about UN stock have trended negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a media sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat likely 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 in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 2,026,798 shares, an increase of 44.5% from the April 15th total of 1,402,557 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,458,677 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days. Approximately 0.1% of the shares of the 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 PepsiCo (PEP), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), Unilever (ULVR), General Electric (GE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Walt Disney (DIS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Boeing (BA).

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 Wellington Management Group LLP (1.24%), Aristotle Capital Management LLC (0.35%), BlackRock Inc. (0.27%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (0.20%), Northern Trust Corp (0.18%) and Ronna Sue Cohen (0.17%).

Which institutional investors are selling Unilever stock?

UN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, FMR LLC, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Thornburg Investment Management Inc. and Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH.

Which institutional investors are buying Unilever stock?

UN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ronna Sue Cohen, Boston Partners, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Osterweis Capital Management Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Aristotle Capital Management LLC, Maverick Capital Ltd. and GWM Advisors 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 $60.47.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $103.69 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:  367 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  496 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  863
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 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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