Univar Inc. (UNVR): Price and Financial Metrics

Univar Inc. (UNVR): $35.62

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UNVR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $35.62 52-week high $35.75
Prev. close $35.66 52-week low $21.49
Day low $35.61 Volume 1,840,500
Day high $35.68 Avg. volume 2,661,085
50-day MA $35.29 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $31.06 Market Cap 5.62B

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  • UNVR scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 90.2% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for UNVR is in Momentum, which has been heading up over the past 110 days.
  • UNVR's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 24.09% of US stocks).

UNVR Stock Summary

  • UNVR has a higher market value than 78.01% of US stocks; more precisely, its current market capitalization is $5,607,852,241.
  • UNIVAR SOLUTIONS INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 88.91% of US listed stocks.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.5, UNIVAR SOLUTIONS INC has a higher such ratio than just 17.68% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to UNIVAR SOLUTIONS INC are BECN, GMS, CNM, BCC, and THO.
  • 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

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, UNVR's EV/EBIT ratio is 5.83% lower, now standing at 10.5.
  • UNVR's price/earnings ratio has moved up 186.8 over the prior 96 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for UNVR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
UNVR 2023-05-17 0.5 2.2 12.5 10.5
UNVR 2023-05-16 0.5 2.2 12.5 10.5
UNVR 2023-05-15 0.5 2.2 12.5 10.5
UNVR 2023-05-12 0.5 2.2 12.5 10.5
UNVR 2023-05-11 0.5 2.2 12.5 10.5
UNVR 2023-05-10 0.5 2.2 12.5 10.5

UNVR Growth Metrics

    The 3 year price growth rate now stands at 25.42%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 73.55%.
  • The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at 9.9%.
UNVR's revenue has moved up $2,881,200,000 over the prior 18 months.

The table below shows UNVR's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 11,475.3 546.4 545.3
2022-09-30 11,380.8 346 630.5
2022-06-30 10,885.2 212.7 584.9
2022-03-31 10,262.7 248.2 575.2
2021-12-31 9,535.5 290.3 460.6
2021-09-30 9,072.8 260.4 270.1

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

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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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.

Is Univar Solutions Inc.'s (NYSE:UNVR) Stock's Recent Performance A Reflection Of Its Financial Health?

Most readers would already know that Univar Solutions' (NYSE:UNVR) stock increased by 2.1% over the past three months...

Yahoo | May 16, 2023

Univar's (UNVR) Earnings and Revenues Surpass Estimates in Q1

Univar's (UNVR) first-quarter sales fell around 7% year over year as lower demand more than offset the company's pricing discipline.

Yahoo | May 11, 2023

Univar Solutions' Annual "Innovation Day" to Highlight Technical Expertise, Global Solutions Centers, and the Future of Ingredient Formulation

Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions" or "the Company"), a leading global solutions provider to users of specialty ingredients and chemicals announces its annual industry-wide virtual "Innovation Day" on June 7, 2023. The day-long global event, from the Company's flagship solution centers in Houston, Essen, Sao Paulo, Chicago, and Mexico City will feature technical, regulatory, and trend experts demonstrating how they develop real-world solutions for customers' and suppliers' ch

Yahoo | May 10, 2023

Univar Solutions Appointed Distributor for Sun Care Filters with Croda Partnership in Brazil

Univar Solutions Brasil Ltda., a subsidiary of Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions" or "the Company"), a leading global solutions provider to users of specialty ingredients and chemicals, today announced a distribution agreement with Croda do Brasil Ltda, the life sciences and consumer care company that creates, makes, and sells specialty chemicals for sun care filters. The addition of Croda's ingredients for sun care filters, used in facial and body lotions formulated with ult

Yahoo | May 9, 2023

Univar (UNVR) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates

Univar (UNVR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 1.61% and 7.75%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2023. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Yahoo | May 8, 2023

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UNVR Price Returns

1-mo 0.34%
3-mo 0.51%
6-mo 3.73%
1-year 16.33%
3-year 125.02%
5-year 28.55%
YTD 12.01%
2022 12.17%
2021 49.13%
2020 -21.58%
2019 36.64%
2018 -42.70%

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