Univar Inc. (UNVR): Price and Financial Metrics

Univar Inc. (UNVR): $28.49

0.15 (+0.53%)

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  • Growth is the dimension where UNVR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.86% of US stocks.
  • UNVR's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • UNVR ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 63rd percentile.

UNVR Stock Summary

  • The capital turnover (annual revenue relative to shareholder's equity) for UNVR is 4.16 -- better than 89.82% of US stocks.
  • UNVR's price/sales ratio is 0.59; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 13.54% of US stocks.
  • Over the past twelve months, UNVR has reported earnings growth of 295.79%, putting it ahead of 92.77% of US stocks in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to UNVR, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are BCC, BECN, GMS, NRC, and ARW.
  • Visit UNVR's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.univar.com.

UNVR Valuation Summary

  • UNVR's price/earnings ratio is 18.8; this is 5.53% lower than that of the median Basic Materials stock.
  • Over the past 76 months, UNVR's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.2.
  • UNVR's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.2 over the prior 76 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for UNVR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
UNVR 2021-09-03 0.5 1.9 18.8 17.0
UNVR 2021-09-02 0.5 1.9 19.0 17.1
UNVR 2021-09-01 0.5 1.9 18.7 17.0
UNVR 2021-08-31 0.5 1.9 18.8 17.0
UNVR 2021-08-30 0.5 1.9 18.9 17.1
UNVR 2021-08-27 0.5 2.0 19.2 17.3

UNVR's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • UNVR has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 56.96% of graded US stocks.
  • UNVR's asset turnover comes in at 1.403 -- ranking 58th of 105 Wholesale stocks.
  • SNX, TEL, and GMS are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with UNVR.

The table below shows UNVR's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-09-30 1.403 0.248 0.096
2021-06-30 1.344 0.247 0.076
2021-03-31 1.279 0.245 0.041
2020-12-31 1.269 0.242 0.035
2020-09-30 1.281 0.243 0.047
2020-06-30 1.314 0.238 0.051

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UNVR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $28.49 52-week high $34.00
Prev. close $28.34 52-week low $21.56
Day low $27.85 Volume 1,049,200
Day high $28.80 Avg. volume 1,159,345
50-day MA $30.76 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $27.54 Market Cap 4.82B

Univar Inc. (UNVR) Company Bio

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.

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Latest UNVR News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Univar Solutions Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate UNVR as an investment opportunity.

Univar Solutions Names Michael DelliCompagni Vice President of Global Industrial Solutions

Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions" or "the Company"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, today appointed Michael DelliCompagni vice president of global Industrial Solutions, effective March 1, 2022. In this role, Mr. DelliCompagni will lead the company's sales, marketing and product management efforts across the Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants, Elastomers, and Plastic and Rubber additives, Homecare & Industrial Cleaning, and Lubri

Yahoo | February 24, 2022

Univar Solutions Reports Strong 2021 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results; Issues Guidance for 2022

Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions" or "the Company"), a leading global commodity and specialty chemical and ingredient distributor, announced today its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2021.

Yahoo | February 24, 2022

Is Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) Trading At A 28% Discount?

Today we will run through one way of estimating the intrinsic value of Univar Solutions Inc. ( NYSE:UNVR ) by taking...

Yahoo | February 21, 2022

Univar Solutions gets exclusive distribution for certain products from COIM in US, Canada

Univar Solutions (UNVR) said it had become the exclusive distributor of Diexter-G, Isoexter and Hydroexter from COIM USA, in the U.S. and Canada.Univar said COIM''s polyester polyols…

Seeking Alpha | February 16, 2022

Univar Solutions Named Exclusive Distributor of COIM USA's Diexter-G™, Isoexter™ and Hydroexter™ for Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants Products

Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions" or "the Company"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, today announced its selection as the exclusive distributor of Diexter-G™, Isoexter™ and Hydroexter™ from COIM USA, Inc. in the United States and Canada. COIM's polyester polyols and specialty resins are used to enhance the properties of coatings, adhesives and sealants (CAS) and will complement Univar Solutions' existing CAS product lines.

Yahoo | February 16, 2022

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UNVR Price Returns

1-mo -11.02%
3-mo -2.76%
6-mo 1.42%
1-year 5.83%
3-year 27.36%
5-year -8.04%
YTD 0.49%
2021 49.13%
2020 -21.58%
2019 36.64%
2018 -42.70%
2017 9.13%

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