Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) has been assigned a GBX 3,530 ($43.69) price objective by equities researchers at Jefferies Group in a report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a a “neutral” rating on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price objective would suggest a potential downside of 0.49% from the stock’s previous close.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Unilever plc in a report on Thursday, May 5th. Deutsche Bank AG boosted their price objective on Unilever plc from GBX 3,350 ($41.46) to GBX 3,520 ($43.56) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, April 15th. Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of Unilever plc in a research report on Friday, April 15th. Berenberg Bank set a GBX 3,900 ($48.27) price objective on Unilever plc and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Finally, Liberum Capital restated a “sell” rating and set a GBX 2,420 ($29.95) price objective on shares of Unilever plc in a research report on Monday, April 11th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 3,708.39 ($45.90).

Analyst Recommendations for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)

Shares of Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) traded down 1.3624% on Tuesday, hitting GBX 3551.7888. The stock had a trading volume of 4,550,790 shares. Unilever plc has a 12-month low of GBX 2,715.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 3,807.50. The firm’s market cap is GBX 100.83 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 3,613.80 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 3,397.77.

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The firm also recently declared 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%. This is a positive change from Unilever plc’s previous dividend of $26.89. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 27th.

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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