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

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$57.46 -0.85 (-1.46 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$58.31
Today's Range$57.46 - $58.04
52-Week Range$52.08 - $58.72
Volume1.90 million shs
Average Volume1.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$98.53 billion
P/E Ratio20.74
Dividend Yield3.04%
Beta0.59
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

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$5.5410 per share
Book Value$8.47 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees161,000
Outstanding Shares1,714,727,000
Market Cap$98.53 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. Shareholders 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 yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 14th. This is a positive change 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) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 19th. The company reported $1.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.33. View Unilever's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for UN?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price objectives for Unilever's stock. Their predictions range from $65.00 to $65.00. On average, they expect Unilever's stock price to reach $65.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Unilever.

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 2 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 stories about UN stock have been trending positive on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Unilever earned a coverage optimism score of 2.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

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 General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), PepsiCo (PEP), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Procter & Gamble (PG), Bank of America (BAC), Boeing (BA) and Colgate-Palmolive (CL).

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)
  • Prof. Geneviève B. Berger, Chief Science Officer (Age 64)
  • Ms. Ritva Sotamaa, Chief Legal Officer & Group Sec. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Keith C. F. Weed, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer (Age 57)

Who are Unilever's major shareholders?

Unilever's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of America Corp DE (0.39%), BlackRock Inc. (0.29%), FMR LLC (0.25%), Fisher Asset Management LLC (0.00%), Northern Trust Corp (0.18%) and Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc (0.18%).

Which major investors are selling Unilever stock?

UN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH, Jane Street Group LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, King Luther Capital Management Corp, Barclays PLC and Tweedy Browne Co LLC.

Which major investors are buying Unilever stock?

UN stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Inverness Counsel LLC NY, BlackRock Inc., Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd., Headinvest LLC, Brown Advisory Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC and Bank of New York Mellon Corp.

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 $57.46.

How big of a company is Unilever?

Unilever has a market capitalization of $98.53 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 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:  358 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  473 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  831
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 3/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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