Univar Inc. (UNVR): Price and Financial Metrics

Univar Inc. (UNVR): $23.94

-0.34 (-1.40%)

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  • Growth is the dimension where UNVR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 94.65% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for UNVR is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • UNVR ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 55th percentile.

UNVR Stock Summary

  • UNIVAR SOLUTIONS INC's capital turnover -- a measure of revenue relative to shareholder's equity -- is better than 88.69% of US listed stocks.
  • UNVR's price/sales ratio is 0.35; that's higher than the P/S ratio of merely 11.83% of US stocks.
  • In terms of twelve month growth in earnings before interest and taxes, UNIVAR SOLUTIONS INC is reporting a growth rate of 143.4%; that's higher than 89% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to UNVR, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are THO, GMS, FL, MOD, and BCC.
  • UNVR's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit UNIVAR SOLUTIONS INC's official web site, go to www.univar.com.

UNVR Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Basic Materials stock, UNVR's EV/EBIT ratio is 24.18% lower, now standing at 6.9.
  • Over the past 89 months, UNVR's price/earnings ratio has gone up 180.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for UNVR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
UNVR 2022-09-30 0.3 1.5 6.5 6.9
UNVR 2022-09-29 0.3 1.5 6.4 6.9
UNVR 2022-09-28 0.4 1.5 6.6 6.9
UNVR 2022-09-27 0.3 1.4 6.2 6.7
UNVR 2022-09-26 0.3 1.4 6.3 6.8
UNVR 2022-09-23 0.3 1.5 6.4 6.9

UNVR Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year price growth rate is now at 94.11%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -68.86%.
  • Its 5 year price growth rate is now at -35.77%.
Over the past 18 months, UNVR's revenue has gone up $2,620,200,000.

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
2022-06-30 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
2021-06-30 8,594.1 144.8 214.6
2021-03-31 8,209.2 212.8 63.2

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 $23.94 52-week high $34.00
Prev. close $24.28 52-week low $21.49
Day low $23.90 Volume 706,400
Day high $24.39 Avg. volume 1,267,549
50-day MA $25.21 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $27.88 Market Cap 3.99B

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 to Report Third Quarter Financial Results on November 1

Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions" or "the Company"), a leading global solutions provider to users of specialty ingredients and chemicals, today announced that on November 1, 2022 it plans to report financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2022.

Yahoo | October 3, 2022

At US$23.01, Is It Time To Put Univar Solutions Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) On Your Watch List?

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Yahoo | September 29, 2022

Univar (UNVR) Gains on Cost Reductions and Acquisitions

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Yahoo | September 29, 2022

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Yahoo | September 28, 2022

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Yahoo | September 27, 2022

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UNVR Price Returns

1-mo -6.37%
3-mo -1.52%
6-mo -20.89%
1-year -4.62%
3-year 21.83%
5-year -19.37%
YTD -15.56%
2021 49.13%
2020 -21.58%
2019 36.64%
2018 -42.70%
2017 9.13%

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