Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) received a GBX 3,035 ($37.92) price target from Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in a note issued to investors on Friday. The firm presently has a “sell” rating on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s price objective points to a potential downside of 2.72% from the company’s current price.
Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Citigroup Inc. set a GBX 4,060 ($50.72) price target on Unilever plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 31st. Deutsche Bank AG set a GBX 3,600 ($44.98) target price on Unilever plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 30th. Sanford C. Bernstein set a GBX 4,200 ($52.47) target price on Unilever plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, August 22nd. Barclays PLC set a GBX 3,950 ($49.35) target price on Unilever plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, October 10th. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 3,723 ($46.51) target price on shares of Unilever plc in a research report on Thursday, October 13th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Unilever plc currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 3,790.89 ($47.36).
Shares of Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) opened at 3145.00 on Friday. The company’s market cap is GBX 89.28 billion. Unilever plc has a 52-week low of GBX 2,715.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 3,807.50. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 3,397.22 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 3,425.30.
The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 27th will be given a GBX 28.90 ($0.36) dividend. This is an increase from Unilever plc’s previous dividend of $26.89. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th. This represents a yield of 0.8%.