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S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94
S&P 500   4,471.37
DOW   35,294.76
QQQ   368.94

Unicharm Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.04 (-0.49 %)
(As of 10/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume90,116 shs
Average Volume150,901 shs
Market Capitalization$25.39 billion
P/E Ratio48.12
Dividend Yield0.61%
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About Unicharm

Unicharm Corp. engages in the manufacture and sale of baby, feminine, pet, and health care products. It also offers industrial and food packaging materials. It operates through the following segments: Personal Care, Pet Care and Other. The Personal Care segment handles baby care, feminine care, health care, and clean-and-fresh products. These include the brands moony, Natural moony, MamyPoko, Center-in, Kiyora, Sofy, Lifree, Charm Nap, and Silcot. The Pet Care segment deals with the production of pet food and pet toiletries. These include the brands Aiken Genki, Neko Genki, Gin no Spoon, Deo-Sheet, Deo-Manner-Wear, Deo-Sand, and Deo-Toilet. The Other segment manages commercial products that use nonwoven fabric. The company was founded by Keiichiro Takahara on February 10, 1961 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Private households
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.82 billion
Cash Flow
$0.24 per share
Book Value
$1.78 per share


Net Income
$492.02 million




Outstanding Shares
Market Cap
$25.39 billion
Next Earnings Date
Not Optionable

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Overall MarketRank

1.26 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Unicharm (OTCMKTS:UNICY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Unicharm a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unicharm in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" Unicharm stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in UNICY, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Wall Street analysts have given Unicharm a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Unicharm wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Unicharm?

Unicharm saw a decrease in short interest in the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totaling 36,900 shares, a decrease of 36.7% from the September 15th total of 58,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 199,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.2 days.
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How has Unicharm's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Unicharm's stock was trading at $6.87 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UNICY stock has increased by 19.1% and is now trading at $8.18.
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Is Unicharm a good dividend stock?

Unicharm pays an annual dividend of $0.05 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.61%. The dividend payout ratio of Unicharm is 31.25%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Unicharm will have a dividend payout ratio of 20.00% next year. This indicates that Unicharm will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Unicharm's stock split? How did Unicharm's stock split work?

Unicharm shares split on the morning of Tuesday, October 7th 2014. The 3-1 split was announced on Wednesday, September 17th 2014. The newly issued shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Monday, October 6th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Unicharm stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

What guidance has Unicharm issued on next quarter's earnings?

Unicharm updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.150-$1.150 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $7.01 billion-$7.01 billion.

Who are Unicharm's key executives?

Unicharm's management team includes the following people:
  • Takahisa Takahara, President & Representative Director
  • Hirotatsu Shimada, Executive Officer, GM-Accounting & Finance
  • Shinji Mori, Director, Vice President & Head-Sales
  • Eiji Ishikawa, Director, VP, Head-Production & Development
  • Toshiro China, Executive Officer

What is Unicharm's stock symbol?

Unicharm trades on the OTCMKTS under the ticker symbol "UNICY."

How do I buy shares of Unicharm?

Shares of UNICY can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Unicharm's stock price today?

One share of UNICY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.18.

How much money does Unicharm make?

Unicharm has a market capitalization of $25.39 billion and generates $6.82 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $492.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.16 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Unicharm have?

Unicharm employs 16,304 workers across the globe.

When was Unicharm founded?

Unicharm was founded in 1961.

What is Unicharm's official website?

The official website for Unicharm is www.unicharm.co.jp.

Where are Unicharm's headquarters?

How can I contact Unicharm?

Unicharm's mailing address is Sumitomo Fudosan Mita Twin Bldg., Tokyo M0, 108-8575. The company can be reached via phone at (133) 451-5111.

This page was last updated on 10/16/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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