Unilever PLCULVR:LSE

2,952
55.00 / 1.90%
3.42m
23.46%
0.5586
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About the company

36.12bn3.86bn1894174.38k
Revenue in GBP (TTM)Net income in GBPIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryPersonal GoodsLocation
Unilever PLC
Unilever House/100 Victoria Embankment
LONDONEC4Y 0DY
United Kingdom
GBR
Phone+44 20 7822 5252Fax+44 20 7822 5951Websitehttp://www.unilever.com
Unilever PLC (PLC) is a supplier of fast moving consumer goods. The two parent companies, Unilever N.V. (NV) and PLC, together with their group companies, operate as the Unilever Group (Unilever). Its products are grouped into four principal areas: Personal Care, Home Care, Foods and Refreshment. The Company’s four product areas are: personal care, which includes sales of skincare and haircare products, deodorants and oral care products, foods, which includes sales of soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads, refreshment, which includes sales of ice cream, tea-based beverages, weight-management products and nutritionally enhanced staples sold in developing markets and home care, which includes sales of home care products, such as laundry tablets, powders and liquids, soap bars and a range of cleaning products. In July 2014, the Company sold its Slim-Fast brand to Kainos Capital.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateULVR:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Procter & Gamble Co-Talisman Manufacturing FacilityAnnounced22 Dec 2014+12.29%--
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
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extraordinary items (TTM)
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extraordinary items) (TTM)
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share (TTM)
Book value per
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Receivables turnover
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employee (TTM)
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average
assets
(TTM)
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average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
Revenue
(5 yr growth rate)
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(Year-over-year change%)
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(5 Yr growth rate)
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expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
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(5 yr growth rate)
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9.72bn1.89bn40.33bn37.10k21.686.4619.494.152.592.5913.328.700.62325.106.85261,88712.1322.1120.7522.1159.7759.0319.4618.340.36676.790.315953.254.988.88-4.5039.200.819811.36
Unilever plc
36.12bn3.86bn85.68bn174.38k21.588.0616.542.371.341.3412.533.581.04--9.82--11.7917.6719.9017.67----11.3910.280.416429.250.471561.23-2.73313.996.798.948.3619.67
L'Oreal SA
16.49bn2.16bn65.87bn77.45k33.174.1223.453.994.734.9136.1238.100.68052.906.22--8.9412.4411.8312.4471.2370.8813.1412.001.07--0.123350.05-1.50694.750.36628.126.4311.66
Unilever N.V.
36.35bn3.93bn86.29bn174.38k21.213.5016.452.371.791.7916.5910.870.9885--7.69277,52511.3916.8620.8616.86--40.8911.529.860.522130.660.481560.10-2.97524.2110.85-0.747110.967.00
Data as of Jan 29 2015. Currency figures normalised to Unilever PLC's reporting currency: .
Data delayed at least 20 minutes, as of Jan 30 2015 04:19 GMT.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 03 Mar 2014
46.03m3.59%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.
as of 02 Jan 2015
35.99m2.80%
Mondrian Investment Partners Ltd.
as of 02 Jan 2015
28.87m2.25%
First State Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 02 Jan 2015
25.72m2.00%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 02 Jan 2015
22.09m1.72%
Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd.
as of 02 Jan 2015
22.07m1.72%
Aberdeen Asset Investments Ltd.
as of 02 Jan 2015
20.64m1.61%
Morgan Stanley Investment Management Ltd.
as of 02 Jan 2015
19.78m1.54%
Dodge & Cox
as of 02 Jan 2015
19.64m1.53%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 02 Jan 2015
19.35m1.51%
20.27%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 16 Jan 2015Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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