AMG Funds LLC raised its holdings in Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL) by 0.7% during the second quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 35,862 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 260 shares during the quarter. AMG Funds LLC’s holdings in Unilever PLC were worth $1,941,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Mercer Capital Advisers Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Unilever PLC by 2.6% during the second quarter. Mercer Capital Advisers Inc. now owns 1,950 shares of the company’s stock worth $106,000 after acquiring an additional 50 shares during the period. Hanson & Doremus Investment Management raised its holdings in shares of Unilever PLC by 7.2% during the second quarter. Hanson & Doremus Investment Management now owns 2,230 shares of the company’s stock worth $121,000 after acquiring an additional 150 shares during the period. NEXT Financial Group Inc increased its stake in Unilever PLC by 7.6% in the 2nd quarter. NEXT Financial Group Inc now owns 3,616 shares of the company’s stock valued at $196,000 after buying an additional 256 shares during the last quarter. Azimuth Capital Management LLC acquired a new stake in Unilever PLC in the 1st quarter valued at $202,000. Finally, Bbva Compass Bancshares Inc. acquired a new stake in Unilever PLC in the 1st quarter valued at $204,000. 7.28% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.
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Shares of Unilever PLC (NYSE UL) opened at 57.44 on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $161.55 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.66 and a beta of 0.88. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $57.91 and a 200-day moving average of $54.10. Unilever PLC has a 1-year low of $38.58 and a 1-year high of $59.68.
The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 4th were issued a $0.409 dividend. This represents a $1.64 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.85%. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, August 2nd. This is an increase from Unilever PLC’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.38.
A number of brokerages have recently commented on UL. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Unilever PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $66.00 price objective for the company in a report on Saturday, September 9th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Unilever PLC in a research report on Thursday, September 7th. Royal Bank Of Canada cut shares of Unilever PLC from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Friday, August 11th. Finally, UBS AG reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Unilever PLC in a research report on Monday, July 17th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Unilever PLC currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $46.00.
Unilever PLC 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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