Unilever NV (NYSE:UN) has received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the nine research firms that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation, four have given a buy recommendation and one has given a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $65.00.

A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on UN shares. Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded Unilever NV from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. BidaskClub raised Unilever NV from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, July 13th. Zacks Investment Research raised Unilever NV from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $65.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Tuesday, June 6th. UBS AG reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of Unilever NV in a report on Monday, July 17th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Unilever NV in a report on Thursday, September 7th.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This news story was originally posted by Watch List News and is the sole property of of Watch List News. If you are reading this news story on another domain, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of U.S. & international copyright legislation. The original version of this news story can be read at https://www.watchlistnews.com/unilever-nv-un-receives-65-00-consensus-target-price-from-analysts/1599172.html.

Unilever NV (NYSE UN) traded up 1.20% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $59.04. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,574,160 shares. Unilever NV has a 1-year low of $38.41 and a 1-year high of $60.90. The firm has a market capitalization of $166.05 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.21 and a beta of 0.90. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $59.20 and a 200 day moving average of $55.04.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 4th were paid a $0.352 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Wednesday, August 2nd. This represents a $1.41 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.38%.

Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. acquired a new position in Unilever NV in the second quarter valued at about $127,000. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Unilever NV by 10.9% in the first quarter. SRS Capital Advisors Inc. now owns 2,694 shares of the company’s stock valued at $133,000 after purchasing an additional 264 shares in the last quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Unilever NV by 503.0% in the first quarter. Proficio Capital Partners LLC now owns 2,647 shares of the company’s stock valued at $148,000 after purchasing an additional 2,208 shares in the last quarter. Bollard Group LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Unilever NV by 16.2% in the second quarter. Bollard Group LLC now owns 3,485 shares of the company’s stock valued at $193,000 after purchasing an additional 487 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Park National Corp OH bought a new stake in shares of Unilever NV in the second quarter valued at about $200,000. 8.97% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Unilever NV Company Profile

Unilever N.V. 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.

Analyst Recommendations for Unilever NV (NYSE:UN)

Receive News & Ratings for Unilever NV Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Unilever NV and related companies with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter.