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Unilever Fundamentals

Company Name Unilever Last Updated 26 Feb 2020
Industry Consumer Goods Sector Personal Products
Shares in Issue (m) 1,167.98 Market Cap (£m) 51,233.33
PE Ratio 20.40 Div per Share (p) 142.76
Div Yield 3.26 Div Cover 1.51
EPS 215.00 EPS Growth (%) -38.57
PEG -0.53 DPS Growth (%) 5.51
Debt Ratio 68.32 Debt Equity Ratio 0.59
Net Gearing 72.12 Gross Gearing 78.57
Asset Equity Ratio 4.67 Cash Equity Ratio 30.14
Quick Ratio 0.59 Current Ratio 0.78
Price To Book Value 3.69 ROCE 18.91

Unilever Dividends

Type Ex-Date Pay Date Currency Net Dividend Year Total
H2 Dividend 20 Feb 2020 18 Mar 2020 GBX 34.72 142.76
Q3 Dividend 31 Oct 2019 04 Dec 2019 GBX 35.76
H1 Dividend 08 Aug 2019 11 Sep 2019 GBX 36.82
Q1 Dividend 02 May 2019 05 Jun 2019 GBX 35.46
H2 Dividend 14 Feb 2019 20 Mar 2019 GBX 33.61 135.30
Q3 Dividend 01 Nov 2018 05 Dec 2018 GBX 33.93
H1 Dividend 02 Aug 2018 05 Sep 2018 GBX 34.35
Q1 Dividend 03 May 2018 06 Jun 2018 GBX 33.41
H2 Dividend 15 Feb 2018 21 Mar 2018 GBX 31.55 125.58
Q3 Dividend 02 Nov 2017 13 Dec 2017 GBX 31.99
H1 Dividend 03 Aug 2017 06 Sep 2017 GBX 31.83
Q1 Dividend 04 May 2017 07 Jun 2017 GBX 30.21
H2 Dividend 09 Feb 2017 15 Mar 2017 GBX 27.68 109.03
Q3 Dividend 27 Oct 2016 07 Dec 2016 GBX 28.90
H1 Dividend 04 Aug 2016 07 Sep 2016 GBX 26.89
Q1 Dividend 28 Apr 2016 01 Jun 2016 GBX 25.56
H2 Dividend 04 Feb 2016 09 Mar 2016 GBX 23.00 88.49
Q3 Dividend 29 Oct 2015 09 Dec 2015 GBX 22.59
H1 Dividend 06 Aug 2015 09 Sep 2015 GBX 21.10
Q1 Dividend 23 Apr 2015 03 Jun 2015 GBX 21.80
H2 Dividend 05 Feb 2015 11 Mar 2015 GBX 21.77 90.20

Unilever Company Financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Tangible Assets 12,062 10,347 10,411
Intangible Assets 31,029 29,493 28,401
Investments 5,285 4,135 4,490
Total Fixed Assets 48,376 43,975 43,302
Stocks 4,164 4,301 3,962
Debtors 6,695 6,485 5,222
Cash & Equivalents 4,185 3,230 3,317
Other Assets 1,386 1,465 4,482
Total Assets 64,806 59,456 60,285
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Creditors within 1 year 20,978 19,772 23,177
Creditors after 1 year 29,942 27,392 22,721
Other Liabilities 0 0 0
Total Liabilities 50,920 47,164 45,898
Net assets 13,886 12,292 14,387
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Called up share capital 0 0 0
Share Premium 0 0 0
Profit / Loss 8,289 12,383 8,153
Other Equity 13,192 11,572 13,629
Preference & Minorities 694 720 758
Total Capital Employed 13,886 12,292 14,387
Ratios 2019 2018 2017
Debt Ratio 68.32 69.03 61.23
Debt-to-Equity 0.59 0.58 0.50
Net Gearing 72.12 73.89 70.63
Gross Gearing 78.57 79.33 76.14
Assets / Equity 4.67 4.84 4.19
Cash / Equity 30.14 26.28 23.06
EPS 215.00 350.00 216.00
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities 8,109 6,753 7,292
Cashflow before financing 5,872 11,397 1,413
Increase in Cash 1,205 -151 -20
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 51,980 50,982 53,715
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross Profit 0 0 0
Operating Profit 8,708 12,535 8,857
Pre-Tax profit 8,289 12,383 8,153
Profit / Loss for the year 0 0 0

Unilever Company Background

Sector Personal Products
Activities Unilever plc is one of the world's leading suppliers of Personal Care, Home Care and Food and Refreshment products with sales in over 190 countries and reaching 2.5 billion consumers a day. It has 169,000 employees and generated sales of €52.7 billion in 2016. Over half (57%) of the company's footprint is in developing and emerging markets. Unilever has more than 400 brands found in homes all over the world, including Persil, Dove, Knorr, Domestos, Hellmann's, Lipton, Wall's, PG Tips, Ben & Jerry's, Magnum and Lynx.
Latest Interim Date 25 Jul 2019
Latest Fiscal Year End Date 30 Jan 2020

Unilever Directors

Appointed Director Position
02 May 2019 Alan Chalmers Jope Chief Executive Officer
21 Apr 2016 Graeme David Pitkethly Chief Financial Officer
29 Apr 2015 Nils Smedegaard Andersen Non-Executive Chairman
15 May 2013 Laura May Lung Cha Non-Executive Director
29 Apr 2015 Vittorio Amedeo Colao Non-Executive Director
21 Apr 2016 Dr Marinus Emmanuel Johannes Dekkers Non-Executive Director
29 Apr 2015 Dr Judith Hartmann Non-Executive Director
02 May 2018 Andrea Jung Non-Executive Director
01 Aug 2019 Susan Rachel Kilsby Non-Executive Director
21 Apr 2016 Strive Masiyiwa Non-Executive Director
21 Apr 2016 Prof Youngme Moon Non-Executive Director
15 May 2013 John Frederick Rishton Non-Executive Director
01 Nov 2014 Feike Sijbesma Non-Executive Director

Unilever Contact Details

Company Name Unilever
Company Address Unilever House, 100 Victoria Embankment , London EC4Y 0DY.
Company Telephone +44 (0)20 7822 5252
Company Website http://www.unilever.com/

Unilever Advisors

Auditor Name PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Auditor Address 1 Embankment Place, London WC2N 6RH.
Auditor Website http://www.pwc.co.uk/
Auditor Telephone +44(0) 20 7583 5000
Registrar Name Computershare Investor Service
Registrar Address The Pavillions, Bridgwater Road, Bristol BS99 1XZ.
Registrar Website http://www-uk.computershare.com/
Registrar Telephone 0870 702 0010
Broker Name UBS Investment Bank
Broker Address 1 Finsbury Avenue, London EC2M 2PP.
Broker Website http://www.ibb.ubs.com/
Broker Telephone +44 (0)20 7567 8000
Adviser Name UBS Investment Bank
Adviser Address 1 Finsbury Avenue, London EC2M 2PP.
Adviser Website http://www.ibb.ubs.com/
Adviser Telephone +44 (0)20 7567 8000
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