Quick Update for Unilever (UL) Investors

Shares of Consumer Defensive sector company Unilever PLC moved 1.0% today, and are now trading at a price of $50.86. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 169,882 compared to its average volume of 2,955,431. The S&P 500 index returned a 0.1% performance.

Unilever operates as a fast-moving consumer goods company. The company is based in London and has 148,012 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $130,027,159,552. Unilever currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 3.4% per year.

3 analysts are following Unilever and have set target prices ranging from $45.1 to $54 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of hold. At today's prices, UL is trading 5.15% away from its average analyst target price of $48.37 per share.

Over the last year, UL shares have gone down by -5.2%, which represents a difference of 10.6% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $54.36 per share and its 52 week low is $42.44. With average free cash flows of $6,960,250,000.0 that have been growing at an average rate of 5.9% over the last four years, Unilever declining stock performance may not be reflective of the quality of its underlying business.

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