Graeme Pitkethly Acquires 3 Shares of Unilever plc (ULVR) Stock

Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) insider Graeme Pitkethly acquired 3 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, January 9th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 4,079 ($55.32) per share, for a total transaction of £122.37 ($165.95).

Graeme Pitkethly also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, December 8th, Graeme Pitkethly acquired 3 shares of Unilever stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 4,134 ($56.06) per share, for a total transaction of £124.02 ($168.19).
  • On Wednesday, November 8th, Graeme Pitkethly acquired 3 shares of Unilever stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 4,237 ($57.46) per share, for a total transaction of £127.11 ($172.38).

Shares of Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) traded down GBX 78.50 ($1.06) during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 4,005.50 ($54.32). The company had a trading volume of 2,140,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,020,000. The stock has a market cap of $119,030.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,237.71. Unilever plc has a one year low of GBX 3,173.50 ($43.04) and a one year high of GBX 4,557.50 ($61.80).

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, December 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 2nd were paid a GBX 31.99 ($0.43) dividend. This is a positive change from Unilever’s previous dividend of $31.83. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 2nd. This represents a yield of 0.78%.

ULVR has been the topic of several research analyst reports. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Unilever in a research note on Thursday, October 19th. Barclays set a GBX 4,390 ($59.53) target price on Unilever and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Berenberg Bank dropped their target price on Unilever from GBX 5,075 ($68.82) to GBX 5,000 ($67.81) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 4,830 ($65.50) target price on shares of Unilever in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, Kepler Capital Markets reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Unilever in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 4,313 ($58.49).

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Unilever Company Profile

Unilever PLC is a fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company. The Company’s segments include Personal Care, which primarily includes sales of skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products; Foods, which primarily includes sales of soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads; Home Care, which primarily includes sales of home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars and a range of cleaning products, and Refreshment, which primarily includes sales of ice cream and tea-based beverages.

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