Analysts Set Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) PT at GBX 4,250

Shares of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the fourteen ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 4,233.33 ($57.46).

A number of equities research analysts have weighed in on ULVR shares. Citigroup reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 4,500 ($61.08) price objective on shares of Unilever in a research note on Monday, January 10th. Barclays set a GBX 4,600 ($62.44) price objective on Unilever in a research note on Friday. Royal Bank of Canada set a GBX 3,400 ($46.15) price objective on Unilever in a research note on Friday, November 19th. Jefferies Financial Group set a GBX 4,650 ($63.12) price objective on Unilever in a research note on Thursday, January 6th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 3,750 ($50.90) price objective on Unilever in a research note on Tuesday, December 14th.

ULVR stock opened at GBX 3,936.50 ($53.43) on Wednesday. The business has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 3,931.76 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 4,013.38. The stock has a market cap of £101.02 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.68. Unilever has a fifty-two week low of GBX 3,721 ($50.51) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 4,924 ($66.84). The company has a quick ratio of 0.49, a current ratio of 0.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 141.54.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 4th were issued a GBX 35.98 ($0.49) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 4th. Unilever’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.97%.

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, TRESemmé, and Vaseline brands.

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