UBS Group Reiterates “GBX 4,800” Price Target for Unilever (LON:ULVR)

UBS Group set a GBX 4,800 ($62.72) price target on Unilever (LON:ULVR) in a research report released on Monday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on ULVR. Royal Bank of Canada set a GBX 3,900 ($50.96) target price on shares of Unilever and gave the company a sell rating in a research report on Friday, July 12th. Jefferies Financial Group raised their target price on shares of Unilever from GBX 4,900 ($64.03) to GBX 5,030 ($65.73) and gave the company a hold rating in a research report on Friday, August 9th. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Unilever in a research report on Friday, July 12th. Berenberg Bank raised their target price on shares of Unilever from GBX 4,800 ($62.72) to GBX 5,050 ($65.99) and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, April 23rd. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed an under review rating on shares of Unilever in a research report on Thursday, July 25th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 4,723.50 ($61.72).

Unilever stock opened at GBX 5,117 ($66.86) on Monday. The company has a market cap of $59.74 billion and a P/E ratio of 20.25. Unilever has a 1-year low of GBX 3,905 ($51.03) and a 1-year high of GBX 5,122 ($66.93). The company has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 4,986.20 and a 200 day simple moving average of GBX 4,629.79. The company has a current ratio of 0.81, a quick ratio of 0.60 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 216.37.



The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, September 11th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 8th will be paid a GBX 36.82 ($0.48) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 8th. This represents a yield of 0.75%. This is a boost from Unilever’s previous dividend of $35.46. Unilever’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 0.58%.

Unilever Company Profile

Unilever PLC operates in the fast moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care segments. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products primarily under the Axe, Dove, Lux, Rexona, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, Signal, Lifebuoy, and Vaseline brands.

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