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Univar Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:UNVR)

$23.87
-0.09 (-0.38 %)
(As of 11/11/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$23.62
Now: $23.87
$24.03
50-Day Range
$19.71
MA: $21.25
$24.08
52-Week Range
$16.33
Now: $23.87
$24.46
Volume2.03 million shs
Average Volume1.77 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.02 billion
P/E Ratio14.73
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.59
Univar Inc distributes commodity and specialty chemical products, and related services worldwide. It offers herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, seeds, micro and macro nutrients, horticultural products, and fertilizers; storage, packaging, and logistics services for crop protection companies; and pest control products and equipment. The company also provides organic, inorganic, and polymer chemistries; enzymes, surfactants, solvents, dispersants, thickeners, bleaching aides, builders, sealants, acids, alkalis, and other chemicals for the manufacture of cleaning products; resins, pigments, solvents, thickeners, dispersants, and other additives; and epoxy resins, polyurethanes, titanium dioxides, fumed silica, esters, plasticizers, silicones, and specialty amines. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Chemicals & allied products
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
CUSIPN/A
Phone331-777-6000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.63 billion
Cash Flow$2.94 per share
Book Value$10.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$172.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,500
Market Cap$4.02 billion
Next Earnings Date2/14/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Univar (NYSE:UNVR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Univar's stock symbol?

Univar trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UNVR."

How were Univar's earnings last quarter?

Univar Inc (NYSE:UNVR) released its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 5th. The basic materials company reported $0.36 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.01. The basic materials company had revenue of $2.39 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.39 billion. Univar had a positive return on equity of 14.09% and a negative net margin of 0.48%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 13.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.40 EPS. View Univar's Earnings History.

When is Univar's next earnings date?

Univar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 14th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Univar.

What price target have analysts set for UNVR?

5 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Univar's shares. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect Univar's share price to reach $26.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Univar.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Univar?

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

Has Univar been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about UNVR stock has trended very negative on Monday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Univar earned a news impact score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the basic materials company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Univar.

Are investors shorting Univar?

Univar saw a decline in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 11,740,000 shares, a decline of 6.8% from the August 30th total of 12,590,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,860,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 6.3 days. Approximately 7.0% of the company's stock are short sold. View Univar's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Univar's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Univar own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Univar investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Honeywell International (HON), Amgen (AMGN), Home Depot (HD), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Micron Technology (MU), CVS Health (CVS) and Mcdonald's (MCD).

Who are Univar's key executives?

Univar's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Stephen D. Newlin, Exec. Chairman (Age 66)
  • Mr. David C. Jukes, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Carl J. Lukach, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 64)
  • Mr. Jeffrey W. Carr Esq., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 62)
  • Mr. Nick Powell, Pres of EMEA & APAC (Age 52)

When did Univar IPO?

(UNVR) raised $420 million in an initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, June 18th 2015. The company issued 20,000,000 shares at $20.00-$22.00 per share. Deutsche Bank Securities, Goldman Sachs and BofA Merrill Lynch acted as the underwriters for the IPO and Barclays, Credit Suisse, J.P. Morgan, Jefferies, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, HSBC, Moeli, Wells Fargo Securities, Lazard, SunTrust Robinson Humphrey and William Blair were co-managers.

Who are Univar's major shareholders?

Univar's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include EdgePoint Investment Group Inc. (6.79%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.93%), Marathon Asset Management LLP (0.81%), GW&K Investment Management LLC (0.38%), Great Lakes Advisors LLC (0.30%) and Kornitzer Capital Management Inc. KS (0.27%). Company insiders that own Univar stock include Associates Viii Ltd Cd&R, Christopher D Pappas, Dahlia Investments Pte Ltd, David Jukes, Jeffrey W Carr, Kerry J Preete, Mark John Byrne, Rhonda Germany Ballintyn, Stephen D Newlin and William S Stavropoulos. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Univar.

Which institutional investors are selling Univar stock?

UNVR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Marathon Asset Management LLP, Dupont Capital Management Corp, Synovus Financial Corp, Nikko Asset Management Americas Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., GW&K Investment Management LLC, MRJ Capital Inc. and Tower Research Capital LLC TRC . View Insider Buying and Selling for Univar.

Which institutional investors are buying Univar stock?

UNVR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including EdgePoint Investment Group Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Great Lakes Advisors LLC, Alberta Investment Management Corp, Segantii Capital Management Ltd, California Public Employees Retirement System, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D and Eos Focused Equity Management L.P.. Company insiders that have bought Univar stock in the last two years include Christopher D Pappas, David Jukes, Jeffrey W Carr, Kerry J Preete, Rhonda Germany Ballintyn, Stephen D Newlin and William S Stavropoulos. View Insider Buying and Selling for Univar.

How do I buy shares of Univar?

Shares of UNVR 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Univar's stock price today?

One share of UNVR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $23.87.

How big of a company is Univar?

Univar has a market capitalization of $4.02 billion and generates $8.63 billion in revenue each year. The basic materials company earns $172.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.62 on an earnings per share basis. Univar employs 8,500 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Univar.

What is Univar's official website?

The official website for Univar is http://www.univar.com/.

How can I contact Univar?

Univar's mailing address is 3075 HIGHLAND PARKWAY SUITE 200, DOWNERS GROVE IL, 60515. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 331-777-6000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Univar (NYSE UNVR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  210 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  311 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  521
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Univar and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UNVR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UNVR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/11/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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