Unilever (LON:ULVR) received a GBX 3,900 ($50.96) price objective from Royal Bank of Canada in a research note issued on Friday, Borsen Zeitung reports. The brokerage presently has a “sell” rating on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 22.05% from the stock’s current price.
Several other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Barclays reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 3,150 ($41.16) target price on shares of in a report on Wednesday, June 5th. Liberum Capital increased their target price on Sylvania Platinum from GBX 35 ($0.46) to GBX 68 ($0.89) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, April 18th. Deutsche Bank increased their target price on Spirit Airlines from $75.00 to $79.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of in a report on Tuesday, June 25th. Finally, Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Bunzl in a report on Wednesday, April 17th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 4,546 ($59.40).
ULVR opened at GBX 5,003 ($65.37) on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $58.41 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.80. Unilever has a 52-week low of GBX 3,905 ($51.03) and a 52-week high of GBX 5,100 ($66.64). The company has a current ratio of 0.78, a quick ratio of 0.46 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 202.45. The stock’s fifty day moving average is GBX 4,932.12.
Unilever PLC operates in the fast moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care segments. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products primarily under the Axe, Dove, Lux, Rexona, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, Signal, Lifebuoy, and Vaseline brands.
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