Sanford C. Bernstein set a GBX 4,900 ($64.03) price target on Unilever (LON:ULVR) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the stock.
Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Berenberg Bank restated a buy rating and set a GBX 4,700 ($61.41) target price on shares of Unilever in a research note on Tuesday, June 26th. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Unilever in a research note on Thursday, July 19th. Barclays set a GBX 4,630 ($60.50) target price on shares of Unilever and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Friday, July 6th. UBS Group restated a buy rating and set a GBX 4,700 ($61.41) target price (up previously from GBX 4,250 ($55.53)) on shares of Unilever in a research note on Monday, July 23rd. Finally, Liberum Capital restated a hold rating and set a GBX 4,200 ($54.88) target price (up previously from GBX 3,960 ($51.74)) on shares of Unilever in a research note on Thursday, July 19th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 4,408.44 ($57.60).
Shares of LON ULVR traded up GBX 124 ($1.62) during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 4,110.50 ($53.71). 3,492,173 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,750,000. Unilever has a twelve month low of GBX 3,678.50 ($48.07) and a twelve month high of GBX 4,557.50 ($59.55).
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 1st will be given a dividend of GBX 33.93 ($0.44) per share. This represents a yield of 0.85%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 1st.
Unilever Company Profile
Unilever PLC operates in the fast-moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through Personal Care, Home Care, Foods, and Refreshment segments. The Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products. The Home Care segment provides home care products, including powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars, and various cleaning products.
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