Universal Corporation (UVV): Price and Financial Metrics

Universal Corporation (UVV): $47.37

-1.05 (-2.17%)

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  • UVV scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 89.28% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for UVV is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 52 weeks.
  • UVV's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 15.17% of US stocks).

UVV Stock Summary

  • UVV's went public 33.83 years ago, making it older than 89.25% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • With a price/sales ratio of 0.59, Universal Corp has a higher such ratio than just 12.15% of stocks in our set.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 41.35%, Universal Corp's debt growth rate surpasses 84.5% 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 ATGE, ACCO, ALG, IBP, and ENS.
  • Visit UVV's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to www.universalcorp.com.

UVV Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Consumer Defensive stock, UVV's price/earnings ratio is 35.98% lower, now standing at 14.5.
  • UVV's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 5 over the prior 243 months.
  • UVV's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for UVV.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
UVV 2021-09-03 0.6 1.0 14.5 12.7
UVV 2021-09-02 0.6 1.0 14.4 12.7
UVV 2021-09-01 0.6 0.9 14.3 12.6
UVV 2021-08-31 0.6 1.0 14.4 12.6
UVV 2021-08-30 0.6 0.9 14.2 12.5
UVV 2021-08-27 0.6 0.9 14.2 12.5

UVV Growth Metrics

  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 10.45%.
  • Its 3 year revenue growth rate is now at 5.04%.
  • The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at -8.81%.
UVV's revenue has moved down $162,825,000 over the prior 33 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-06-30 2,017.575 93.444 86.493
2021-03-31 1,983.357 220.414 87.41
2020-12-31 1,997.861 222.418 63.614
2020-09-30 1,829.979 140.757 56.307
2020-06-30 1,928.875 127.683 76.882
2020-03-31 1,909.979 10.897 71.68

UVV'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.
  • UVV has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 15.18% of graded US stocks.
  • UVV's asset turnover comes in at 0.861 -- ranking 86th of 105 Wholesale stocks.
  • SPRS, KAMN, and NGL are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with UVV.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.861 0.196 0.065
2021-03-31 0.874 0.195 0.065
2020-12-31 0.902 0.186 0.051
2020-09-30 0.849 0.177 0.045
2020-06-30 0.897 0.182 0.058
2020-03-31 0.881 0.187 0.059

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UVV Price/Volume Stats

Current price $47.37 52-week high $60.95
Prev. close $48.42 52-week low $38.82
Day low $47.36 Volume 100,000
Day high $48.53 Avg. volume 123,999
50-day MA $49.05 Dividend yield 6.44%
200-day MA $53.28 Market Cap 1.16B

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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Sure Dividend | October 8, 2021

Universal Corporation Completes Acquisition of Shank''s Extracts, Inc.

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PR Newswire | October 4, 2021

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UVV Price Returns

1-mo -0.49%
3-mo -7.76%
6-mo -13.22%
1-year 26.62%
3-year -16.86%
5-year 14.27%
YTD 3.15%
2020 -8.96%
2019 11.08%
2018 7.79%
2017 -14.79%
2016 18.04%

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