Universal Corporation (UVV): Price and Financial Metrics

Universal Corporation (UVV): $57.22

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  • Growth is the dimension where UVV ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 85.76% of US stocks.
  • UVV's strongest trending metric is Quality; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • UVV ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 11th percentile.

UVV Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 435.05, UNIVERSAL CORP is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 94.19% of US stocks.
  • UVV's went public 34.89 years ago, making it older than 90.22% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 56.27%, UNIVERSAL CORP's debt growth rate surpasses 82.03% 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 NPO, ALG, TILE, FUL, and PGTI.
  • UVV's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit UNIVERSAL CORP's official web site, go to www.universalcorp.com.

UVV Valuation Summary

  • UVV's price/sales ratio is 0.6; this is 40% lower than that of the median Consumer Defensive stock.
  • 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 2022-11-15 0.6 1 15.3 14.7
UVV 2022-11-14 0.6 1 15.1 14.7
UVV 2022-11-11 0.6 1 15.3 14.8
UVV 2022-11-10 0.6 1 15.2 14.7
UVV 2022-11-09 0.6 1 14.9 14.5
UVV 2022-11-08 0.6 1 15.0 14.6

UVV Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -96.97%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at 13.26%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at -14.16%.
UVV's revenue has moved up $155,255,000 over the prior 70 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
2022-09-30 2,380.423 -180.595 89.395
2022-06-30 2,183.394 -53.966 87.05
2022-03-31 2,103.601 44.882 86.577
2021-12-31 2,074.218 130.215 100.168
2021-09-30 2,094.505 249.602 98.501
2021-06-30 2,017.575 93.444 86.493

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 $57.22 52-week high $64.13
Prev. close $57.19 52-week low $43.64
Day low $57.18 Volume 42,400
Day high $57.83 Avg. volume 133,366
50-day MA $49.95 Dividend yield 5.52%
200-day MA $54.75 Market Cap 1.41B

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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Universal Second Quarter 2023 Earnings: EPS: US$0.88 (vs US$0.79 in 2Q 2022)

Universal ( NYSE:UVV ) Second Quarter 2023 Results Key Financial Results Revenue: US$651.0m (up 43% from 2Q 2022). Net...

Yahoo | November 9, 2022

Universal Corporation Reports Six Month Results

George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), stated, "Demand for both our tobacco and plant-based ingredients products remains very strong, and we are excited about how our fiscal year 2023 is developing. We are seeing improvement in shipping availability, particularly in Brazil, where we were able to ship large amounts of carryover tobacco in both the six months and quarter ended September 30, 2022. We also remain very pleased wit

Yahoo | November 3, 2022

Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend and Share Repurchase Program

George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of seventy-nine cents ($0.79) per share on the common shares of the Company, payable February 6, 2023, to common shareholders of record at the close of business on January 9, 2023.

Yahoo | November 3, 2022

Calculating The Fair Value Of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV)

Today we will run through one way of estimating the intrinsic value of Universal Corporation ( NYSE:UVV ) by projecting...

Yahoo | November 3, 2022

Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call

Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) will webcast its conference call on November 3, 2022, following the release of its results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2023 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 | October 26, 2022

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UVV Price Returns

1-mo 13.42%
3-mo 12.44%
6-mo -7.37%
1-year 27.21%
3-year 32.64%
5-year 40.34%
YTD 10.32%
2021 19.59%
2020 -8.96%
2019 11.08%
2018 7.79%
2017 -14.79%

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