Unilever PLCULVR:LSE

2,617
5.00 / 0.19 %
4.10m
5.18 %
0.6211
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As of Apr 17 2014 16:35 BST.Data delayed by at least 15 minutes.

About the company

40.93bn3.98bn1894172.00k
Revenue in GBP (TTM)Net income in GBPIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryPersonal & Household Prods.Location
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). The Company's four product areas are Personal Care, Foods, Refreshment and Home Care. The Company's 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. Effective July 4, 2013, Unilever PLC raised its interest to 51.55% from 36.75%, by acquiring a 14.784% interest in Hindustan Unilever Ltd. In October 2013, Pinnacle Foods Inc completed the acquisition of the Wish-Bone salad dressings business from Unilever PLC.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateULVR:LSE since
announced
Transaction
value
Qinyuan Group Co LtdDeal completed06 Jan 2014+7.03 %--
Tea Too Pty LtdAnnounced06 Sep 2013+7.30 %--
Hindustan Unilever LtdDeal completed30 Apr 2013+6.70 %3.57bn

Peer analysis

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40.93bn3.98bn76.48bn172.00k19.226.3014.511.871.361.3614.004.151.09--10.75--11.4816.8618.3116.86----10.579.860.470925.990.43757.23-2.97524.2110.85-0.747110.966.92
Data as of Apr 19 2014. Currency figures normalised to Unilever PLC's reporting currency: .

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 03 Mar 2014
46.03m3.59%
Legal & General Investment Management Ltd.
as of 01 Apr 2014
37.86m2.95%
Morgan Stanley Investment Management Ltd.
as of 01 Apr 2014
34.25m2.67%
First State Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 01 Apr 2014
24.47m1.91%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 01 Apr 2014
24.42m1.90%
Mondrian Investment Partners Ltd.
as of 01 Apr 2014
22.95m1.79%
M&G Investment Management Ltd.
as of 01 Apr 2014
22.80m1.78%
Threadneedle Asset Management Ltd.
as of 01 Apr 2014
19.09m1.49%
Dodge & Cox, Inc.
as of 01 Apr 2014
18.13m1.41%
State Administration of Foreign Exchange (Invt Mgmt)
as of 01 Apr 2014
17.67m1.38%
20.85%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 30 Nov 2013 - 01 Apr 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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