Hunter Associates Investment Management LLC Purchases 3,000 Shares of Unilever PLC (NYSE:UL)

Hunter Associates Investment Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Unilever PLC (NYSE:ULFree Report) by 57.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 8,250 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,000 shares during the quarter. Hunter Associates Investment Management LLC’s holdings in Unilever were worth $408,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Several other large investors have also made changes to their positions in UL. Norges Bank acquired a new position in Unilever in the fourth quarter valued at about $181,854,000. Alliancebernstein L.P. bought a new position in shares of Unilever in the fourth quarter valued at about $169,744,000. Lazard Asset Management LLC lifted its position in Unilever by 48.9% during the 2nd quarter. Lazard Asset Management LLC now owns 5,855,011 shares of the company’s stock worth $305,221,000 after buying an additional 1,922,771 shares in the last quarter. Bank of Montreal Can bought a new stake in Unilever during the 2nd quarter worth about $85,584,000. Finally, Portside Wealth Group LLC acquired a new stake in Unilever in the 2nd quarter valued at about $76,564,000. Institutional investors own 9.94% of the company’s stock.

Unilever Stock Down 0.5 %

Shares of UL stock opened at $50.37 on Monday. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $48.36 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $49.14. Unilever PLC has a 52-week low of $46.16 and a 52-week high of $55.99.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on UL. Jefferies Financial Group lowered shares of Unilever from a “buy” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research report on Monday, December 11th. Barclays raised Unilever from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Sanford C. Bernstein raised Unilever from an “underperform” rating to a “market perform” rating in a research note on Monday, December 11th. Finally, StockNews.com lowered Unilever from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat, Unilever presently has a consensus rating of “Hold”.

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Unilever Company Profile

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Unilever PLC operates as a fast-moving consumer goods company. It operates through Beauty & Wellbeing, Personal Care, Home Care, Nutrition, and Ice Cream segments. The Beauty & Wellbeing segment engages in the sale of hair care products, such as shampoo, conditioner, and styling; skin care products including face, hand, and body moisturizer; and prestige beauty and health & wellbeing products, which includes the vitamins, minerals, and supplements.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Unilever (NYSE:UL)

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