News stories about Unilever NV (NYSE:UN) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Unilever NV earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the company an impact score of 45.4901077946341 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
These are some of the media stories that may have effected Accern Sentiment Analysis’s scoring:
- Reviewing Unilever NV (UN) & The Competition (americanbankingnews.com)
- Head to Head Analysis: Unilever NV (UN) & Its Competitors (americanbankingnews.com)
- Contrasting Nu Skin Enterprises (NUS) & Unilever NV (UN) (americanbankingnews.com)
- Unilever NV (UN) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts (americanbankingnews.com)
- Unilever NV (UN) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research (americanbankingnews.com)
A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Unilever NV in a research report on Thursday, September 7th. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Unilever NV from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. BidaskClub upgraded Unilever NV from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Saturday, August 12th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded Unilever NV from a “sector perform” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 10th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating, three have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $66.00.
The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, December 13th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 3rd will be issued a $0.422 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 2nd. This is a positive change from Unilever NV’s previous dividend of $0.30. Unilever NV’s dividend payout ratio is presently 70.71%.
ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This piece was originally published by Community Financial News and is owned by of Community Financial News. If you are accessing this piece on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of United States and international trademark & copyright legislation. The correct version of this piece can be accessed at https://www.com-unik.info/2017/11/20/unilever-nv-un-given-daily-coverage-optimism-score-of-0-09.html.
About Unilever NV
Unilever N.V. is a fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) company. The Company’s segments include Personal Care, which primarily includes sales of skin care and hair care products, deodorants and oral care products; Foods, which primarily includes sales of soups, bouillons, sauces, snacks, mayonnaise, salad dressings, margarines and spreads; Home Care, which primarily includes sales of home care products, such as powders, liquids and capsules, soap bars and a range of cleaning products, and Refreshment, which primarily includes sales of ice cream and tea-based beverages.
What are top analysts saying about Unilever NV? - Enter your email address in the form below to receive our free daily email newsletter that contains the latest headlines and analysts' recommendations for for Unilever NV and related companies.