NYSE:UNVR - Univar Stock Price, News & Analysis

$18.95
+0.20 (+1.07 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$18.3750
Now: $18.95
$19.1450
50-Day Range
$18.66
MA: $21.08
$22.35
52-Week Range
$16.33
Now: $18.95
$31.23
Volume1.26 million shs
Average Volume2.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$3.20 billion
P/E Ratio11.70
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.54
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$2.9984 per share
Book Value$10.52 per share

Profitability

Net Income$172.30 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,500
Market Cap$3.20 billion
Next Earnings Date11/5/2019 (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) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August, 5th. The basic materials company reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.44 by $0.02. The basic materials company earned $2.58 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.83 billion. Univar had a net margin of 0.04% and a return on equity of 15.03%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 8.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.47 earnings per share. View Univar's Earnings History.

When is Univar's next earnings date?

Univar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Univar.

What price target have analysts set for UNVR?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Univar's stock. Their forecasts range from $25.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect Univar's share price to reach $28.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 49.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Univar.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Univar?

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

Has Univar been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about UNVR stock has been trending negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Univar earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the basic materials company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Univar.

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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Home Depot (HD), Amgen (AMGN), NVIDIA (NVDA), Mcdonald's (MCD), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

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 on Thursday, June 18th 2015. The company issued 20,000,000 shares at a price of $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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.78%), Iridian Asset Management LLC CT (5.83%), BlackRock Inc. (3.60%), Valinor Management L.P. (2.39%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.08%) and Zimmer Partners LP (1.57%). 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 BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Iridian Asset Management LLC CT, AQR Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Valinor Management L.P., Wells Fargo & Company MN, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD. View Insider Buying and Selling for Univar.

Which institutional investors are buying Univar stock?

UNVR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zimmer Partners LP, Vanguard Group Inc., Marathon Asset Management LLP, BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, GW&K Investment Management LLC and Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Univar's stock price today?

One share of UNVR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.95.

How big of a company is Univar?

Univar has a market capitalization of $3.20 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:  198 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  300 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  498
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 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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