Unilever

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Unilever Fundamentals

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Name Unilever
Epic ULVR
Sector Personal Products
ISIN GB00B10RZP78
Activites 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.
Index FTSE 100

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 4,603.00 Net gearing (%) 73.89
Market capitalisation (£m) 54,024.79 Gross gearing (%) 79.33
Shares in issue (m) 1,167.98 Debt ratio 69.03
P/E ratio 13.22 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.58
Total dividends per share (p) 135.30 Assets / equity ratio 4.84
Dividend yield (%) 3.06 Price to book value 4.40
Dividend cover 2.47 ROCE (%) 31.20
Earning per share (p) 350.00 EPS growth (%) 62.04
52-week high / low (p) 5,333.00 / 3,905.00 DPS growth (%) 7.74

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
31 Dec 2018 Full Year 50,982 9,808 350.00 EUR
31 Dec 2017 Full Year 53,715 6,486 216.00 EUR
31 Dec 2016 Full Year 52,713 5,547 183.00 EUR

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
Q3 Dividend 31 Oct 2019 04 Dec 2019 35.76 GBX 0.00
H1 Dividend 08 Aug 2019 11 Sep 2019 36.82 GBX 0.00
Q1 Dividend 02 May 2019 05 Jun 2019 35.46 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 14 Feb 2019 20 Mar 2019 33.61 GBX 135.30
Q3 Dividend 01 Nov 2018 05 Dec 2018 33.93 GBX 0.00
H1 Dividend 02 Aug 2018 05 Sep 2018 34.35 GBX 0.00
Q1 Dividend 03 May 2018 06 Jun 2018 33.41 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 15 Feb 2018 21 Mar 2018 31.55 GBX 125.58
Q3 Dividend 02 Nov 2017 13 Dec 2017 31.99 GBX 0.00
H1 Dividend 03 Aug 2017 06 Sep 2017 31.83 GBX 0.00
Q1 Dividend 04 May 2017 07 Jun 2017 30.21 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 09 Feb 2017 15 Mar 2017 27.68 GBX 109.03
Q3 Dividend 27 Oct 2016 07 Dec 2016 28.90 GBX 0.00
H1 Dividend 04 Aug 2016 07 Sep 2016 26.89 GBX 0.00
Q1 Dividend 28 Apr 2016 01 Jun 2016 25.56 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 04 Feb 2016 09 Mar 2016 23.00 GBX 88.49
Q3 Dividend 29 Oct 2015 09 Dec 2015 22.59 GBX 0.00
H1 Dividend 06 Aug 2015 09 Sep 2015 21.10 GBX 0.00
Q1 Dividend 23 Apr 2015 03 Jun 2015 21.80 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 05 Feb 2015 11 Mar 2015 21.77 GBX 90.20
Q3 Dividend 06 Nov 2014 10 Dec 2014 22.52 GBX 0.00

Contact details

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

Advisors

Company's broker UBS Investment Bank
Company's joint broker n/a
NOMAD UBS Investment Bank
Registrar Computershare Investor Service
Auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Solicitors n/a

Directors

Appointed Director Position
02 May 2019 Alan Chalmers Jope Chief Executive Officer
21 Apr 2016 Graeme David Pitkethly Chief Financial Officer
21 Apr 2016 Dr Marinus Emmanuel Johannes Dekkers Non-Executive Chairman
29 Apr 2015 Nils Smedegaard Andersen Non-Executive Director
15 May 2013 Laura May Lung Cha Non-Executive Director
29 Apr 2015 Vittorio Amedeo Colao 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

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Reporting date 31 Dec 2018 31 Dec 2017 31 Dec 2016
Tangible assets 10,347 10,411 11,673
Intangible asssets and goodwill 29,493 28,401 27,433
Investments and other non-current assets 4,135 4,490 3,439
Total non-current assets 43,975 43,302 42,545
Inventory / work in progress 4,301 3,962 4,278
Trade and other receivables 6,485 5,222 5,102
Cash and equivalents 3,230 3,317 3,382
Other current assets and asset held for resale 1,465 4,482 1,122
Total of all assets 59,456 60,285 56,429
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Short term liabilities 19,772 23,177 20,556
Long term liabilities 27,392 22,721 18,893
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 47,164 45,898 39,449
Net assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Net assets 12,292 14,387 16,980
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Share capital 0 0 0
Minority interests 720 758 626
Retained earnings 0 0 0
Share premium account 0 0 0
Other equity 11,572 13,629 16,354
Total equity 12,292 14,387 16,980
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 6,753 7,292 7,047
Cashflow before financing 11,397 1,413 3,859
Increase / decrease in Cash -151 -20 786
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 50,982 53,715 52,713
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross profit 0 0 0
Operating profit 12,535 8,857 7,801
Pre-tax profit 12,383 8,153 7,469
Profit / loss for the year 9,808 6,486 5,547