Shares of Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the twenty-two research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 4,312.11 ($58.48).

A number of analysts recently issued reports on ULVR shares. Barclays set a GBX 4,390 ($59.53) price objective on Unilever and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 19th. Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 3,960 ($53.70) price objective on shares of Unilever in a research report on Tuesday, December 19th. Berenberg Bank reduced their price objective on Unilever from GBX 5,075 ($68.82) to GBX 5,000 ($67.81) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Kepler Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Unilever in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 4,400 ($59.67) price objective on Unilever and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 26th.

Shares of Unilever (ULVR) traded up GBX 16 ($0.22) during trading on Monday, hitting GBX 4,000 ($54.24). The stock had a trading volume of 1,440,561 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,920,000. The firm has a market capitalization of $119,070.00 and a PE ratio of 2,222.22. Unilever has a 1-year low of GBX 3,173.50 ($43.04) and a 1-year high of GBX 4,557.50 ($61.80).

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About Unilever

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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