Unilever PLC (UL) : 4 analysts are covering Unilever PLC (UL) and their average rating on the stock is 2.75, which is read as a Hold. 1 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 3, which recommends a Hold affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. 1 more analyst has given the stock a Sell recommendation. A total of 2 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
For this week, the average consensus of the company shares are rated as a Strong Buy. Also, Bernstein assumes their rating on the shares of Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL). The current rating of the shares is Outperform. The rating by the firm was issued on August 22, 2016.
Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL): stock was range-bound between the intraday low of $48.12 and the intraday high of $48.505 after having opened at $48.46 on Wednesdays session. The stock finally closed in the red at $48.46, a loss of -0.50%. The stock remained in the red for the whole trading day. The total traded volume was 1,175,204 shares. The stock failed to cross $48.505 in Wednesdays trading. The stocks closing price on Thursday was $48.42.
Unilever PLC is engaged in the supply of food, home and personal care products. The Companys 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, Refreshment and Home Care. Its personal care segment products include skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products. Its Foods segment includes products, such as soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads. Its Refreshment segments product includes ice cream, tea-based beverages and weight-management products. Its Homecare segment products include home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars and a range of cleaning products. The Company offers over 400 brands, including Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmanns, Omo, Persil, Blue Band, Domestos, Walls ice cream, Marmite, Magnum, Lnynx, Pureit and Suave.