Unilever PLCULVR:LSE

2,680
20.00 / 0.75%
1.78m
7.85%
0.5327
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About the company

38.25bn4.13bn1894174.38k
Revenue in GBP (TTM)Net income in GBPIncorporatedEmployees
IndustryFood ProducersLocation
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
Qinyuan Group Co LtdDeal completed06 Jan 2014+9.61%--
Tea Too Pty LtdAnnounced06 Sep 2013+9.88%--
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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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employee (TTM)
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assets
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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%)
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(5 yr growth rate)
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9.72bn1.89bn38.38bn37.10k20.506.1118.553.952.592.5913.328.700.62325.106.85261,88712.1322.1120.7522.1159.7759.0319.4618.340.36676.790.315953.254.988.88-4.5039.200.819811.36
L'Oreal SA
17.46bn2.29bn56.32bn77.45k26.793.3318.943.234.734.9136.1238.100.68052.906.22--8.9412.4411.8312.4471.2370.8813.1412.001.07--0.123350.05-1.50694.750.36628.126.4311.66
Unilever plc
38.25bn4.13bn77.10bn174.38k18.746.8913.962.021.421.4213.123.860.9885--7.69219,37011.3916.8620.8616.86--40.8911.529.860.522130.660.481556.26-2.97524.2110.85-0.747110.966.92
Unilever N.V.
39.60bn3.85bn77.56bn174.38k19.166.2815.211.961.661.6617.035.051.09--10.75285,56411.4816.8618.3116.86--40.8910.579.860.470925.990.43760.10-2.97524.2110.85-0.747110.966.92
Data as of Sep 02 2014. Currency figures normalised to Unilever PLC's reporting currency: .
Data delayed at least 20 minutes, as of Sep 02 2014 16:59 BST.

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 Aug 2014
36.22m2.82%
Morgan Stanley Investment Management Ltd.
as of 01 Aug 2014
35.79m2.79%
Mondrian Investment Partners Ltd.
as of 01 Aug 2014
27.54m2.15%
First State Investment Management (UK) Ltd.
as of 01 Aug 2014
25.48m1.99%
Norges Bank Investment Management
as of 01 Aug 2014
23.25m1.81%
M&G Investment Management Ltd.
as of 01 Aug 2014
20.71m1.61%
Dodge & Cox, Inc.
as of 01 Aug 2014
19.15m1.49%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 01 Aug 2014
18.03m1.40%
State Administration of Foreign Exchange (Invt Mgmt)
as of 01 Aug 2014
17.84m1.39%
21.04%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 01 Aug 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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