Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a GBX 3,895 ($48.21) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price suggests a potential upside of 9.66% from the company’s current price.
Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on ULVR. Jefferies Group cut their price target on Unilever plc from GBX 3,650 ($45.17) to GBX 3,530 ($43.69) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, July 25th. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 3,723 ($46.08) target price on shares of Unilever plc in a research note on Thursday. Liberum Capital reissued a “sell” rating and set a GBX 3,150 ($38.99) target price on shares of Unilever plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 31st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Unilever plc in a research note on Tuesday, October 4th. Finally, BNP Paribas increased their target price on shares of Unilever plc from GBX 3,800 ($47.03) to GBX 4,200 ($51.98) and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 3,721.44 ($46.06).
Shares of Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) opened at 3511.50 on Monday. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 99.68 billion. Unilever plc has a 52 week low of GBX 2,715.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 3,807.50. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 3,613.80 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 3,397.77.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be issued a dividend of GBX 28.90 ($0.36) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.8%. This is an increase from Unilever plc’s previous dividend of $26.89.