Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) had its price target upped by research analysts at BNP Paribas from GBX 3,800 ($47.03) to GBX 4,200 ($51.98) in a research report issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 16.78% from the stock’s current price.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. set a GBX 3,035 ($37.56) price objective on Unilever plc and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Friday. Royal Bank Of Canada lifted their price objective on Unilever plc from GBX 3,600 ($44.55) to GBX 3,900 ($48.27) and gave the stock a “sector performer” rating in a report on Friday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price objective on Unilever plc from GBX 3,960 ($49.01) to GBX 4,100 ($50.74) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday. S&P Global Inc. set a GBX 3,800 ($47.03) price objective on Unilever plc and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,723 ($46.08) price objective on shares of Unilever plc in a report on Thursday. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 3,697.83 ($45.77).

Analyst Recommendations for Unilever plc (LON:ULVR)

Unilever plc (LON:ULVR) opened at 3582.50 on Friday. Unilever plc has a 1-year low of GBX 2,715.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 3,807.50. The company’s market cap is GBX 101.70 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 3,613.23 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 3,396.73.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be paid a GBX 28.90 ($0.36) dividend. This is an increase from Unilever plc’s previous dividend of $26.89. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.8%.

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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