Unilever NV (UN) has risen sharply, recording gains of 5.71% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.78% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. Unilever NV (UN) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Unilever NV (UN), hence the stock is down -0.98% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.38% relative to the S&P 500.
Unilever NV (NYSE:UN): During Fridays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $45.76 and $45.74 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $46.08. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $45.92, notching a gain of 0.15% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,341,709 . The stock had closed at $45.85 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 0.01% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 1.79%. Unilever N.V. is up 2.76% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.67%.
Unilever NV is a fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) company based in the Netherlands. Its portfolio has four categories: Personal Care, Foods, Refreshment and Home Care. The Company manufactures most of its products and maintains an international network of 240 manufacturing sites. Its business is organized across three geographies: Americas; Europe, and markets comprising Asia, Australasia, Africa, Middle East, Turkey, Russia, Ukraine and Belarus. Personal Care focuses on the e-commerce channel and specialist drug stores. Its Foods category includes the meat snacks business under the Bifi and Peperami brands in Europe and also brands, such as Hellmanns, Knorr, Royco, Bango, Becel and Flora Pro.activ, among others. The Refreshment category includes ice cream brands, such as Walls, Magnum, Cornetto, Grom and Ben & Jerrys, and tea brands, such as Lipton, Brooke Bond and PG tips. The Home Care categorys products brands include Omo, Surf, Lifebuoy, Comfort and Domestos, among others.