Puzo Michael J Acquires 370 Shares of Unilever N.V. (UL)

Puzo Michael J raised its holdings in Unilever N.V. (NYSE:UL) by 0.4% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 86,449 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 370 shares during the period. Unilever makes up 1.9% of Puzo Michael J’s investment portfolio, making the stock its 22nd largest position. Puzo Michael J’s holdings in Unilever were worth $4,990,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the company. Creative Planning grew its stake in Unilever by 0.6% during the fourth quarter. Creative Planning now owns 34,855 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,821,000 after acquiring an additional 193 shares in the last quarter. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. lifted its position in Unilever by 0.9% during the fourth quarter. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. now owns 22,466 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,174,000 after purchasing an additional 193 shares during the last quarter. One Wealth Advisors LLC lifted its position in Unilever by 5.7% during the fourth quarter. One Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 3,823 shares of the company’s stock valued at $200,000 after purchasing an additional 205 shares during the last quarter. Pinkerton Retirement Specialists LLC lifted its position in Unilever by 0.5% during the fourth quarter. Pinkerton Retirement Specialists LLC now owns 44,746 shares of the company’s stock valued at $2,338,000 after purchasing an additional 210 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Johnson Financial Group Inc. lifted its position in Unilever by 19.1% during the fourth quarter. Johnson Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,449 shares of the company’s stock valued at $76,000 after purchasing an additional 232 shares during the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 6.43% of the company’s stock.

Several equities research analysts have issued reports on UL shares. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Unilever from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Thursday, February 14th. Exane BNP Paribas lowered shares of Unilever from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 27th. BNP Paribas lowered shares of Unilever from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, February 27th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Unilever in a research report on Wednesday, January 30th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group upgraded shares of Unilever from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Friday. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, one has given a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. Unilever currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $66.00.

Shares of Unilever stock opened at $60.52 on Friday. Unilever N.V. has a 1 year low of $50.80 and a 1 year high of $61.08. The company has a market cap of $70.72 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 21.85, a P/E/G ratio of 3.29 and a beta of 0.64.

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, June 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.4641 per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 2nd. This is a positive change from Unilever’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.44. This represents a $1.86 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.07%. Unilever’s payout ratio is presently 66.43%.

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Unilever Profile

Unilever PLC operates in the fast moving consumer goods industry worldwide. It operates through Beauty & Personal Care, Foods & Refreshment, and Home Care segments. The Beauty & Personal Care segment offers skin care and hair care products, deodorants, and oral care products primarily under the Axe, Dove, Lux, Rexona, Sunsilk, TRESemmé, Signal, Lifebuoy, and Vaseline brands.

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