NYSE:UN - Unilever Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$56.60 +0.25 (+0.44 %)
(As of 05/21/2018 12:56 PM ET)
Previous Close$56.60
Today's Range$56.52 - $56.68
52-Week Range$51.56 - $61.62
Volume160,025 shs
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$96.62 billion
P/E Ratio22.38
Dividend Yield2.92%
Beta0.83

About Unilever (NYSE:UN)

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

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 Ratio0.73
Quick Ratio0.56

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.38
Forward P/E Ratio20.29
P/E Growth2.84

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$60.68 billion
Price / Sales1.60
Cash Flow$5.1974 per share
Price / Cash10.89
Book Value$9.48 per share
Price / Book5.97

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

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 special dividend on Monday, April 23rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.4789 per share on Wednesday, June 6th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 3rd. View Unilever's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting Unilever?

Unilever saw a decrease in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 1,874,665 shares, a decrease of 36.2% from the April 13th total of 2,937,820 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,204,134 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days.

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)

Has Unilever been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about UN stock has been trending very positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Unilever earned a media sentiment score of 0.51 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.26 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are Unilever's major shareholders?

Unilever's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.37%), Aristotle Capital Management LLC (0.32%), Neuberger Berman Group LLC (0.24%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.23%), Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc. (0.20%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.17%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Unilever.

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Anchor Capital Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Freestone Capital Holdings LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Stifel Financial Corp and A.R.T. Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unilever.

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Aristotle Capital Management LLC, YCG LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Cobblestone Capital Advisors LLC NY and Fisher Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Unilever.

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 $56.60.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $96.62 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 (UN)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  255 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  336 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  591
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.

Analyst Ratings

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
7 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Unilever in the last 12 months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.292.292.252.29
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
3 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Unilever (NYSE:UN)

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/28/2018UBSUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyMediumView Rating Details
3/23/2018ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
3/18/2018Goldman SachsUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralLowView Rating Details
2/27/2018JPMorgan ChaseReiterated RatingNeutralMediumView Rating Details
2/2/2018ABN AmroUpgradeSell ➝ HoldLowView Rating Details
1/29/2018InvestecUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
8/10/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform ➝ UnderperformLowView Rating Details
3/27/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold ➝ HoldLowView Rating Details
3/24/2017BarclaysUpgradeEqual Weight ➝ OverweightLowView Rating Details
2/23/2017Societe GeneraleUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/13/2016Jefferies GroupUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
8/31/2016CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
8/22/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/21/2016 forward)

Earnings

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Unilever (NYSE:UN)

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.79 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.03 EPS

Unilever (NYSE UN) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/3/2011Q4 2010$0.40$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2010Q1 2010$0.47$0.49ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2009Q3 2009$0.64$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2009Q2 2009$0.49$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2009Q4 2008$0.42$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2008Q3 2008$0.54$0.89ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2008Q2 2008$0.49$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2008Q1 2008$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/7/2008Q4 2007$0.45$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Dividend Information

Unilever pays an annual dividend of $1.63 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.88%. UN's next quarterly dividend payment will be made on Wednesday, June 6. Unilever pays out 64.43% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Next Dividend:6/6/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.63
Dividend Yield:2.88%
Dividend Growth:-2.60% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio(s):64.43% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
58.42% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
53.80% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
31.36% (Based on Cash Flow)
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Unilever (NYSE:UN)

Unilever (NYSE:UN) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/23/2018special$0.47895/3/20185/4/20186/6/2018
2/1/2018Quarterly$0.44503.16%2/15/20182/16/20183/21/2018
10/19/2017$0.422011/2/201711/3/201712/13/2017
7/21/2017Quarterly$0.35202.88%8/2/20178/4/20179/6/2017
4/21/2017quarterly$0.38302.92%5/3/20175/5/20176/7/2017
1/30/2017quarterly$0.29203.38%2/8/20172/10/20173/15/2017
10/14/2016$0.301010/26/201610/28/201612/7/2016
7/25/2016quarterly$0.35313.08%8/3/20168/5/20169/7/2016
4/19/2016$0.36504/27/20164/29/20164/29/2016
4/14/2016$0.36484/27/20164/29/20166/1/2016
1/20/2016$0.282/3/20162/5/20163/9/2016
10/20/2015quarterly$0.34353.03%10/28/201510/30/201512/9/2015
7/23/2015$0.32828/5/20158/7/20159/9/2015
4/17/2015quarterly$0.31902.88%4/22/20154/24/20156/3/2015
1/20/2015$0.31902/5/20152/6/20153/11/2015
10/28/2014quarterly$0.36373.81%11/5/201411/7/201412/10/2014
7/29/2014quarterly$0.38423.59%8/6/20148/8/20149/10/2014
4/25/2014quarterly$0.39383.77%5/7/20145/9/20146/11/2014
1/22/2014quarterly$0.36543.6%2/5/20142/7/20143/12/2014
10/25/2013quarterly$0.36783.71%11/6/201311/8/201312/11/2013
7/26/2013quarterly$0.35453.53%8/7/20138/9/20139/11/2013
4/26/2013quarterly$0.34943.36%5/8/20135/10/20136/12/2013
1/24/2013quarterly$0.32373.26%2/6/20132/8/20133/13/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Unilever (NYSE UN) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 8.54%
Insider Trading History for Unilever (NYSE:UN)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Unilever (NYSE:UN)

Unilever (NYSE UN) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Unilever (NYSE UN) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Unilever (UN) Sees Large Decrease in Short InterestUnilever (UN) Sees Large Decrease in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 1:50 AM
Unilever (UN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsUnilever (UN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 7:45 PM
Unilever Ice Cream Heats up the Freezer Aisle with 20 New Frozen TreatsUnilever Ice Cream Heats up the Freezer Aisle with 20 New Frozen Treats
www.prnewswire.com - May 8 at 9:15 AM
Unilever Commences First Tranche Of Its Buy-back Programme - Quick FactsUnilever Commences First Tranche Of Its Buy-back Programme - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - May 8 at 8:30 AM
Head to Head Contrast: Unilever (UN) vs. Ecolab (ECL)Head to Head Contrast: Unilever (UN) vs. Ecolab (ECL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 1:50 PM
Unilever (UN) Short Interest Up 40.7% in AprilUnilever (UN) Short Interest Up 40.7% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 1:40 AM
Financial Contrast: Unilever (UN) versus Stepan (SCL)Financial Contrast: Unilever (UN) versus Stepan (SCL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 3:18 PM
Jefferies Group Comments on Unilevers FY2018 Earnings (UN)Jefferies Group Comments on Unilever's FY2018 Earnings (UN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 8:10 AM
Unilever Announces Special Dividend of $0.48 (UN)Unilever Announces Special Dividend of $0.48 (UN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 6:52 PM
Unilever (UN) versus Church & Dwight (CHD) Critical ReviewUnilever (UN) versus Church & Dwight (CHD) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 7:20 AM
Contrasting Stepan (SCL) & Unilever (UN)Contrasting Stepan (SCL) & Unilever (UN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 3:06 PM
Head to Head Survey: Church & Dwight (CHD) & Unilever (UN)Head to Head Survey: Church & Dwight (CHD) & Unilever (UN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 11:34 PM
Nestle and Unilever are finding it hard to raise the prices they charge retailersNestle and Unilever are finding it hard to raise the prices they charge retailers
www.cnbc.com - April 19 at 11:13 AM
[$$] Unilever showers cash on investors[$$] Unilever showers cash on investors
finance.yahoo.com - April 19 at 8:30 AM
Contrasting Unilever (UN) & Ecolab (ECL)Contrasting Unilever (UN) & Ecolab (ECL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 9:34 PM
Unilever (UN) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by AnalystsUnilever (UN) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 7:31 PM
Unilever (UN) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment ResearchUnilever (UN) Downgraded to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 11:45 AM
Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for Unilevers FY2018 Earnings (UN)Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for Unilever's FY2018 Earnings (UN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 6:33 AM
Unilever NV (UN) Sees Significant Increase in Short InterestUnilever NV (UN) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 2 at 1:25 AM
Unilever (UN) Lifted to Buy at UBSUnilever (UN) Lifted to Buy at UBS
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 28 at 8:05 AM
Head to Head Review: Unilever (UN) & Church & Dwight (CHD)Head to Head Review: Unilever (UN) & Church & Dwight (CHD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 25 at 7:13 PM
Unilever (UN) Receives "Neutral" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.Unilever (UN) Receives "Neutral" Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 8:55 PM
Unilever (UN) Upgraded to Buy by ArgusUnilever (UN) Upgraded to Buy by Argus
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 4:34 PM
Unilever NV (UN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesUnilever NV (UN) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 7:36 PM
Unilever Wants to Filter Chinas Air Before Its Cleaned UpUnilever Wants to Filter China's Air Before It's Cleaned Up
www.msn.com - March 20 at 5:07 PM
Goldman Sachs Upgrades Unilever (UN) to NeutralGoldman Sachs Upgrades Unilever (UN) to Neutral
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 18 at 9:22 PM
UKs Unilever loss is social capitalisms gain - The Globe and MailUK's Unilever loss is social capitalism's gain - The Globe and Mail
www.theglobeandmail.com - March 18 at 8:31 AM
Ben & Jerry's maker ditches London HQ for sole Dutch baseBen & Jerry's maker ditches London HQ for sole Dutch base
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 6:16 PM
Unilever Consolidating British, Dutch HQsUnilever Consolidating British, Dutch HQs
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 6:16 PM
Unilever picks Rotterdam over London for new HQ - MarketWatchUnilever picks Rotterdam over London for new HQ - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - March 16 at 8:35 AM
Why Unilever Is Abandoning its UK Base for Headquarters in the Netherlands - FortuneWhy Unilever Is Abandoning its UK Base for Headquarters in the Netherlands - Fortune
fortune.com - March 16 at 8:35 AM
Form 425 UNILEVER NV Filed by: UNILEVER NV - StreetInsider.comForm 425 UNILEVER NV Filed by: UNILEVER NV - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 16 at 8:35 AM
Going Dutch: Unilever Picks Rotterdam Over London for HeadquartersGoing Dutch: Unilever Picks Rotterdam Over London for Headquarters
www.msn.com - March 15 at 5:54 PM
Unilever chooses Rotterdam over London for HQUnilever chooses Rotterdam over London for HQ
www.marketwatch.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
Unilever denies HQ move from UK sparked by BrexitUnilever denies HQ move from UK sparked by Brexit
www.ft.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
[$$] Going Dutch: Unilever Picks Rotterdam Over London for Headquarters[$$] Going Dutch: Unilever Picks Rotterdam Over London for Headquarters
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
[$$] What Unilever’s Rotterdam move says about Brexit[$$] What Unilever’s Rotterdam move says about Brexit
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
FTSE back in the black, Unilever slips after UK snubFTSE back in the black, Unilever slips after UK snub
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
Unilever Moving Global Headquarters to Rotterdam in Major Corporate ExitUnilever Moving Global Headquarters to Rotterdam in Major Corporate Exit
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
Unilevers Big Move Looks a Lot Like Prep for Prime M&AUnilever's Big Move Looks a Lot Like Prep for Prime M&A
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
[$$] Unilever denies HQ move from UK sparked by Brexit[$$] Unilever denies HQ move from UK sparked by Brexit
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
Unilever picks Rotterdam for HQ as Britain loses the battle before Brexit​Unilever picks Rotterdam for HQ as Britain loses the battle before Brexit​
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
Unilever FTSE Membership May Be at Stake in Structure OverhaulUnilever FTSE Membership May Be at Stake in Structure Overhaul
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:31 AM
Unilever Board Meets On Possible Move To Rotterdam - Wall Street JournalUnilever Board Meets On Possible Move To Rotterdam - Wall Street Journal
www.wsj.com - March 14 at 6:49 PM
Form 20-F/A UNILEVER NV For: Dec 31 - StreetInsider.comForm 20-F/A UNILEVER NV For: Dec 31 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 9 at 8:39 AM
Form 6-K UNILEVER NV For: Mar 07 - StreetInsider.comForm 6-K UNILEVER NV For: Mar 07 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - March 8 at 8:38 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 8:38 AM
Unilever Vice Chair Retires As Ex-Avon Products Boss Becomes Non-ExecUnilever Vice Chair Retires As Ex-Avon Products Boss Becomes Non-Exec
www.lse.co.uk - March 7 at 6:17 PM
Granite Investment Advisors LLC Decreases Holdings in Unilever NV (UN)Granite Investment Advisors LLC Decreases Holdings in Unilever NV (UN)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 2:04 PM
Unilever NV (UN) Shares Bought by Bank of Nova Scotia Trust Co.Unilever NV (UN) Shares Bought by Bank of Nova Scotia Trust Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 4:58 AM

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