The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for UNVR is 5.55 -- better than 91.95% of US stocks.
With a price/earnings ratio of 145.29, Univar Solutions Inc P/E ratio is greater than that of about 96.3% of stocks in our set with positive earnings.
Univar Solutions Inc's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 30.31%, greater than the shareholder yield of 91.5% of stocks in our set.
Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Univar Solutions Inc are AIT, EYE, GMS, ECHO, and KSS.
Univar Inc. distributes commodity and specialty chemical products, and related services worldwide. The company offers caustic-soda, hydrochloric acid, absorbents, catalysts, fuel additives, water soluble polymers, gas treating amines, lubricants, surfactants, solvents, methanol, and heat transfer fluids for oil and gas industry; and solvents, epoxy resins, polyurethanes, titanium dioxide, fumed silica, esters, plasticizers, silicones, and specialty amines for that are used to make paints, inks, glues, and other binders. The company was founded in 1924 and is based in Downers Grove, Illinois.
UNVR Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation
DCF Fair Value Target:
Below please find a table outlining a discounted cash flow forecast for UNVR, in which we model out valuation assuming a variety of terminal growth rates. To summarize, we found that Univar Solutions Inc ranked in the 90th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Moreover, under all the scenarios we modelled, the output consistently forecasted positive returns. The most interesting components of our discounted cash flow analysis for Univar Solutions Inc ended up being:
The stock's equity weight, or the proportion of capital from equity relative to debt, is 48. Its equity weight surpasses that of merely 24.88% of free cash flow generating stocks in the Basic Materials sector.
Its compound free cash flow growth rate, as measured over the past 4.9 years, is 0.76% -- higher than 89.35% of stocks in our DCF forecasting set.
Univar Solutions Inc's effective tax rate, as measured by taxes paid relative to net income, is at 31 -- greater than 90.42% of US stocks with positive free cash flow.
Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash Flow
Return Relative to Current Share Price
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Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that it has reached an agreement with Vink Chemicals to distribute a portfolio of biocides in Brazil. The new authorization from Vink, a specialty biocide and biocidal products producer, includes brands appropriate for a wide variety of industries such as homecare and industrial cleaning, energy, and performance chemicals as well as coatings, adhesives, sealants, and elastomers.
ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, June 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar B.V., a subsidiary of Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that Poth Hille & Co., Ltd., has selected Univar…