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Universal Corporation (UVV)

Stock Price: $44.46 USD -1.16 (-2.54%)
Updated Aug 13, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 1.09B
Revenue (ttm) 1.93B
Net Income (ttm) 76.88M
Shares Out 24.49M
EPS (ttm) 3.08
PE Ratio 14.44
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $3.08
Dividend Yield 6.93%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 13, 2020
Last Price $44.46
Previous Close $45.62
Change ($) -1.16
Change (%) -2.54%
Day's Open 45.50
Day's Range 44.30 - 45.52
Day's Volume 94,261
52-Week Range 37.04 - 58.30

More Stats

Market Cap 1.09B
Enterprise Value 1.48B
Earnings Date (est) n/a
Ex-Dividend Date Jul 10, 2020
Shares Outstanding 24.49M
Float 24.10M
EPS (basic) 3.09
EPS (diluted) 3.08
FCF / Share 4.00
Dividend $3.08
Dividend Yield 6.93%
Earnings Yield 6.93%
FCF Yield 9.03%
Payout Ratio n/a
Shares Short 480,524
Short Ratio 2.91
Short % of Float 2.76%
Beta 0.65
PE Ratio 14.44
Forward PE n/a
P/FCF Ratio 11.08
PS Ratio 0.56
PB Ratio 0.90
Revenue 1.93B
Operating Income 127.38M
Net Income 76.88M
Free Cash Flow 98.29M
Net Cash -394.23M
Net Cash / Share -16.10
Gross Margin 19.21%
Operating Margin 6.60%
Profit Margin 4.00%
FCF Margin 5.10%
ROA 4.06%
ROE 6.39%
ROIC n/a
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (0)

Buy 0
Overweight 0
Hold 0
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: n/a

Price Target

Current: $44.46
Target: 59.00
*Average 12-month price target from 1 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-14.24%9.5%-1.8%-2.32%-6.67%-10.63%3.27%0.61%-4.85%-
Gross Profit357407372395407410433462472508
Operating Income126161171178182168246223180255
Net Income71.6810410610610911514913392.06157
Shares Outstanding24.9825.1325.2723.4322.6823.0423.2423.3523.2323.86
Earnings Per Share2.864.114.140.883.924.065.254.663.255.42
EPS Growth-30.41%-0.72%370.45%-77.55%-3.45%-22.67%12.66%43.38%-40.04%-
Dividend Per Share3.032.802.
Dividend Growth8.21%29.03%1.88%1.91%1.95%1.99%2.03%2.07%2.12%-
Operating Cash Flow10.9016581.25250187227-3.5023420054.22
Capital Expenditures-26.68-36.70-28.84-33.46-44.17-53.86-43.10-27.25-19.81-33.55
Free Cash Flow-15.7812852.40217142174-46.6120718020.66
Cash & Equivalents107298234284319249164368262141
Total Debt483423415428435430419498537564
Net Cash / Debt-375-125-180-144-115-181-256-130-275-423
Book Value1,2471,3371,3421,2861,4141,3631,3781,2591,1831,186
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name Universal Corporation
Country United States
Employees 24,000
CEO George C. Freeman

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol UVV
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Consumer Defensive
Industry Tobacco
Unique Identifier NYSE: UVV


Universal Corporation supplies leaf tobacco products worldwide. The company operates through North America, South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, Dark Air-Cured, Oriental, and Special Services segments. It is involved in procuring, financing, processing, packing, storing, and shipping leaf tobacco for sale to manufacturers of consumer tobacco products. The company contracts, purchases, processes, and sells flue-cured, burley, and oriental tobaccos that are primarily used in the manufacture of cigarettes; and dark air-cured tobaccos principally used in the manufacture of cigars, natural wrapped cigars and cigarillos, smokeless, and pipe tobacco products. It also provides value-added services, including blending, chemical, and physical testing of tobacco; service cutting for various manufacturers; manufacturing reconstituted leaf tobacco; just-in-time inventory management services; electronic nicotine delivery systems; e-liquid testing services; and smoke testing services for customers. In addition, the company offers testing services for crop protection agents and tobacco constituents in seed, leaf, and finished products, including e-cigarette liquids and vapors; and analytical services that include chemical compound testing in finished tobacco products and mainstream smoke, as well as engages in the research and development growth trials with various partners for non-tobacco agriproducts production, such as vanilla. Further, it produces and sells dehydrated and juiced fruit and vegetable products, as well as provides water pipe style leaf tobacco; and recycles waste materials from tobacco production. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.