Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) had its target price raised by Jefferies Group from GBX 3,530 ($43.69) to GBX 3,720 ($46.04) in a research note published on Sunday, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the stock.
A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Shore Capital reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 3,723 ($46.08) price objective on shares of Unilever plc in a research report on Thursday. Citigroup Inc. set a GBX 4,060 ($50.25) target price on Unilever plc and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, August 31st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their target price on Unilever plc from GBX 3,550 ($43.94) to GBX 3,960 ($49.01) and gave the company an overweight rating in a report on Thursday, June 30th. Barclays PLC reissued an overweight rating and issued a GBX 4,500 ($55.69) target price on shares of Unilever plc in a report on Friday, October 7th. Finally, HSBC reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 3,800 ($47.03) target price on shares of Unilever plc in a report on Thursday, June 30th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 3,708.39 ($45.90).
Shares of Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) opened at 3547.50 on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 3,613.80 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 3,397.77. Unilever plc has a one year low of GBX 2,715.00 and a one year high of GBX 3,807.50. The stock’s market cap is GBX 100.71 billion.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 7th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 28.90 ($0.36) per share. This represents a yield of 0.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th. This is a boost from Unilever plc’s previous dividend of $26.89.
Unilever plc Company Profile
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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