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

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$55.30 -0.45 (-0.81 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 03:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$55.75
Today's Range$55.27 - $55.75
52-Week Range$51.56 - $58.76
Volume309,120 shs
Average Volume1.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$95.82 billion
P/E Ratio21.91
Dividend Yield2.73%
Beta0.78
Unilever 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
Current SymbolNYSE:UN
Previous Symbol
CUSIPN/A
Phone31-10-217-4000

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.91
Forward P/E Ratio22.30
P/E Growth3.68

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$60.68 billion
Price / Sales1.56
Cash Flow$5.1204 per share
Price / Cash10.80
Book Value$9.48 per share
Price / Book5.83

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$95.82 billion
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 Friday, October 19th. Investors of record on Friday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.4487 per share on Wednesday, December 5th. This represents a $1.79 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 1st. 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 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.33. View Unilever's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for UN?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Unilever's shares. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Unilever's share price to reach $65.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.5% 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 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Unilever.

Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about UN stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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) 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)

Who are Unilever's major shareholders?

Unilever's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC (0.86%), FMR LLC (0.39%), Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (0.29%), BlackRock Inc. (0.28%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.25%) and Neuberger Berman Group LLC (0.23%).

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., FMR LLC, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Gardner Russo & Gardner LLC, Cullen Capital Management LLC and Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH.

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Capital World Investors, Fisher Asset Management LLC, Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc., Brown Advisory Inc., Inverness Counsel LLC NY, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and William Blair Investment Management 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 $55.30.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $95.82 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.

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, 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:  341 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  419 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  760
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 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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