Unilever (NYSE:UL) was downgraded by Societe Generale from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report issued on Thursday, Briefing.com reports.
Separately, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Unilever from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, February 10th. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $57.00.
Shares of NYSE UL opened at $56.69 on Thursday. The stock has a market capitalization of $149.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.82, a PEG ratio of 4.19 and a beta of 0.44. Unilever has a 12 month low of $49.75 and a 12 month high of $63.89. The firm’s 50 day simple moving average is $54.93 and its 200-day simple moving average is $58.58.
Unilever Company Profile
Unilever PLC operates as a fast-moving consumer goods company in Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Turkey, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, the Americas, and Europe. It operates through Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care segments. The Beauty & Personal Care segment provides skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and skin cleansing products under the Axe, Clear, Dove, Lifebuoy, Lux, Pond's, Rexona, Signal, Suave, Sunsilk, TRESemmÃ©, and Vaseline brands.
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