Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) insider Graeme Pitkethly acquired 3 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, October 10th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 3,733 ($46.20) per share, with a total value of £111.99 ($138.60).
Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) opened at 3551.7888 on Monday. Unilever plc has a one year low of GBX 2,715.00 and a one year high of GBX 3,807.50. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 100.83 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 3,613.80 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 3,397.77.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 28.90 ($0.36) per share. This is a positive change from Unilever plc’s previous dividend of $26.89. This represents a dividend yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th.
ULVR has been the subject of several recent research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Unilever plc in a research report on Tuesday, October 4th. Barclays PLC reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 3,860 ($47.77) price objective on shares of Unilever plc in a research report on Wednesday, September 14th. Liberum Capital boosted their target price on Unilever plc from GBX 3,150 ($38.99) to GBX 3,200 ($39.60) and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Friday, September 30th. Credit Suisse Group AG boosted their target price on Unilever plc from GBX 2,675 ($33.11) to GBX 2,700 ($33.42) and gave the company an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 25th. Finally, Sanford C. Bernstein set a GBX 4,200 ($51.98) target price on Unilever plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 22nd. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the stock. Unilever plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 3,708.39 ($45.90).