Unilever PLC (UL) has risen sharply, recording gains of 7.02% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -0.17% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 2.54% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week. The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 1.92% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 3.36%.
Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL): The stock opened at $47.51 on Friday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $47.58 for the day. The stock traded down to $47.28 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $47.40 with a loss of -0.06% for the day. The stock had closed at $47.43 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 1,232,561 shares.
The company Insiders own 1% of Unilever PLC shares according to the proxy statements. Institutional Investors own 8.74% of Unilever PLC shares.
Unilever PLC is engaged in the supply of food, home and personal care products. The Companys portfolio ranges from nutritionally balanced foods to indulgent ice creams, soaps, shampoos and household care products. The Company operates through four segments: Personal Care, Foods, Refreshment and Home Care. Its personal care segment products include skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products. Its Foods segment includes products, such as soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads. Its Refreshment segments product includes ice cream, tea-based beverages and weight-management products. Its Homecare segment products include home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars and a range of cleaning products. The Company offers over 400 brands, including Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmanns, Omo, Persil, Blue Band, Domestos, Walls ice cream, Marmite, Magnum, Lnynx, Pureit and Suave.