Universal Corporation (UVV): Price and Financial Metrics

Universal Corporation (UVV): $56.53

-0.93 (-1.62%)

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UVV Stock Summary

  • UVV's went public 33.31 years ago, making it older than 89.36% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.71, Universal Corp has a higher such ratio than merely 14.41% of stocks in our set.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 37.76%, Universal Corp's debt growth rate surpasses 80.41% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Universal Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be MWA, ACCO, CTB, KWR, and PGTI.
  • Visit UVV's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.universalcorp.com.

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UVV Price/Volume Stats

Current price $56.53 52-week high $59.97
Prev. close $57.46 52-week low $38.82
Day low $56.04 Volume 121,300
Day high $57.37 Avg. volume 147,796
50-day MA $55.32 Dividend yield 5.36%
200-day MA $47.49 Market Cap 1.39B

Universal Corporation (UVV) Company Bio

Universal Corporation operates as a leaf tobacco merchant and processor worldwide. It engages in procuring, financing, processing, packing, storing, and shipping leaf tobacco for sale to, or for the account of, manufacturers of consumer tobacco products. The company was founded in 1888 and is based in Richmond, Virginia.

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Top Tobacco Stocks for Q2 2021

The tobacco industry includes companies that grow, produce, and sell tobacco and related products such as cigarettes and e-cigarettes. The biggest tobacco companies include Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) and Altria Group Inc. (MO), both of which sell products with dominant brand names. Tobacco stocks as a group have significantly lagged the broader market.

Yahoo | March 18, 2021

What You Need To Know About Universal Corporation's (NYSE:UVV) Investor Composition

If you want to know who really controls Universal Corporation ( NYSE:UVV ), then you'll have to look at the makeup of...

Yahoo | March 18, 2021

Can Universal Corporation's (NYSE:UVV) Weak Financials Pull The Plug On The Stock's Current Momentum On Its Share Price?

Most readers would already be aware that Universal's (NYSE:UVV) stock increased significantly by 21% over the past...

Yahoo | January 27, 2021

Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call

Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) will webcast its conference call on February 8, 2021, following the release of its results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2021 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be hosted by Candace C. Formacek, Vice President and Treasurer.

Yahoo | January 26, 2021

Ex-Dividend Date Insight: Universal

Universal (NYSE:UVV) declared a dividend payable on February 1, 2021 to its shareholders as of November 5, 2020. It was also announced that shareholders of Universal's stock as of January 11, 2021 are entitled to the dividend. The stock is expected to become ex-dividend 1 business day(s) before the record date. Universal, which has a current dividend per share of $0.77, has an ex-dividend date scheduled for January 8, 2021. That equates to a dividend yield of 7.62% at current price levels.What Are Ex-Dividend Dates? Ex-dividend dates signal when company shares cease to trade with their current dividend payouts. There is a small intermission period before companies announce new dividends. Usually, a company's ex-dividend date falls one business day before its record date. Investors shoul...

Yahoo | January 7, 2021

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UVV Price Returns

1-mo -1.38%
3-mo 15.30%
6-mo 37.75%
1-year 38.42%
3-year 42.38%
5-year 34.20%
YTD 19.50%
2020 -8.96%
2019 11.08%
2018 7.79%
2017 -14.79%
2016 18.04%

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