Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reiterated by equities researchers at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report released on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 3,960 ($51.69) price target on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s target price suggests a potential upside of 8.45% from the company’s previous close.
A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on ULVR. Numis Securities Ltd lifted their price target on shares of Unilever plc from GBX 3,395 ($44.32) to GBX 3,660 ($47.77) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 6th. Deutsche Bank AG lifted their price target on shares of Unilever plc from GBX 3,520 ($45.95) to GBX 3,600 ($46.99) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 6th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. set a GBX 3,010 ($39.29) target price on shares of Unilever plc and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, July 8th. Barclays PLC boosted their target price on shares of Unilever plc from GBX 3,110 ($40.60) to GBX 3,860 ($50.39) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, July 8th. Finally, Liberum Capital restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 3,150 ($41.12) target price on shares of Unilever plc in a research note on Monday, July 11th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 3,571.44 ($46.62).
Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) opened at 3651.50 on Wednesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 3,585.85 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 3,356.35. The firm’s market cap is GBX 103.66 billion. Unilever plc has a 52 week low of GBX 2,670.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 3,716.00.
The business also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 4th were paid a GBX 26.89 ($0.35) dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 4th. This is a boost from Unilever plc’s previous dividend of $25.56. This represents a dividend yield of 0.76%.
About Unilever plc
Unilever PLC is a supplier of food, home and personal care products. The Company’s portfolio ranges from nutritionally balanced foods to indulgent ice creams, soaps, shampoos and household care products. The Company operates through four segments: Personal Care, Foods, Home Care and Refreshment. The Personal Care segment includes sales of skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products.
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