Unicharm Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.06 (+0.69%)
(As of 01/14/2022 03:53 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
83,800 shs
Average Volume
136,810 shs
Market Capitalization
$26.32 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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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
$0.28 per share
Book Value
$1.78 per share


Net Income
$492.02 million
Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$26.32 billion
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

1.36 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Unicharm (OTCMKTS:UNICY) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Unicharm a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unicharm in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "sell" Unicharm stock.
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How has Unicharm's stock price 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 (WHO). Since then, UNICY stock has increased by 23.4% and is now trading at $8.48.
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Are investors shorting Unicharm?

Unicharm saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 15th, there was short interest totaling 267,300 shares, an increase of 177.3% from the November 30th total of 96,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 244,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.1 days.
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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 0.59%. The dividend payout ratio of Unicharm is 21.74%. 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 before market open on Tuesday, October 7th 2014. The 3-1 split was announced on Wednesday, September 17th 2014. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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.

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 $8.48.

How much money does Unicharm make?

Unicharm has a market capitalization of $26.32 billion and generates $6.82 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $492.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.23 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 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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