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Universal Corporation (UVV)

Stock Price: $51.25 USD -0.27 (-0.52%)
Updated Jul 27, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap 1.26B
Revenue (ttm) 1.98B
Net Income (ttm) 87.41M
Shares Out 24.69M
EPS (ttm) 3.53
PE Ratio 14.52
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $3.08
Dividend Yield 6.01%
Trading Day July 27
Last Price $51.25
Previous Close $51.52
Change ($) -0.27
Change (%) -0.52%
Day's Open 51.31
Day's Range 51.05 - 51.72
Day's Volume 62,901
52-Week Range 37.25 - 60.09

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RICHMOND, Va., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) will webcast its conference call on August 4, 2021, following the release of its results for the first quarter of fiscal yea...

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RICHMOND, Va., May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- George C.

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., May 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- George C.

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), stated, "Tobacco shipments in the third quarter...

5 months ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Dire...

5 months ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 y...

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

Universal Corp.'s Buyback Program Is A Decent Short-Term Booster, But Shares Should Still Be Avoided

7 months ago - Seeking Alpha

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7 months ago - InvestorPlace

Universal Corporation (UVV) CEO George Freeman on Q2 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

8 months ago - Seeking Alpha

RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), stated, "as we mentioned in our first fiscal qua...

8 months ago - PRNewsWire

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8 months ago - Seeking Alpha

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on November 5, 2020, following the release of its results for the second quarter of fiscal...

9 months ago - PRNewsWire

Dividend Aristocrat Universal Corporation boasts a record of 49 consecutive years of annual dividend increases. Shares currently yield +7%.

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RICHMOND, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Harris Williams, a global investment bank specializing in M&A advisory services, announces Universal Corporation’s (NYSE: UVV; Universal) acquisition of Silva Internation...

9 months ago - Business Wire

RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that it has successfully completed its previously announced acquisition of Silva International ("Silva"), a ...

9 months ago - PRNewsWire

These are the tobacco stocks with the best value, growth, and most momentum for Q4 2020.

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10 months ago - Investopedia

RICHMOND, Va., Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Silva International ("Silva"), a privately-held,...

10 months ago - PRNewsWire

65 Reliable 40Yr+ Dividend Hikes Reported For September

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RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) announced today that it has successfully obtained a modification from U.S.

11 months ago - PRNewsWire

Universal Corporation's (UVV) Management on Q1 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

11 months ago - Seeking Alpha

RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C.

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11 months ago - PRNewsWire

Universal Corp.: Continue To Buy In Slowly

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1 year ago - Investopedia

Universal Corporation (UVV) CEO George Freeman on Q4 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

1 year ago - Seeking Alpha

RICHMOND, Va., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), reported net income for the fiscal year ended Ma...

1 year ago - PRNewsWire

RICHMOND, Va., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Dire...

1 year ago - PRNewsWire

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Universal Corporation (UVV) CEO George Freeman on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

1 year ago - Seeking Alpha

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Universal Corporation's (UVV) CEO George Freeman on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

1 year ago - Seeking Alpha

Universal Corporation is a prominent player in the beleaguered tobacco sector.

1 year ago - Seeking Alpha

With growth prospects and healthy dividend income, there's a tobacco stock that fits well in nearly any investor's portfolio.

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1 year ago - The Motley Fool

Universal Corporation (UVV) CEO George Freeman on Q1 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

1 year ago - Seeking Alpha

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Universal Corporation (UVV) CEO George Freeman on Q4 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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About UVV

Universal Corporation processes and supplies leaf tobacco and plant-based ingredients worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Tobacco Operations and Ingredients Operations. 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 manu... [Read more...]

Industry
Tobacco
Founded
1886
CEO
George Freeman
Employees
9,000
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
UVV
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, UVV's revenue was $1.98 billion, an increase of 3.84% compared to the previous year's $1.91 billion. Earnings were $87.41 million, an increase of 21.94%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

The average 12-month stock price forecast for UVV is 59.00, which is an increase of 15.12% from the latest price.

Price Target
$59.00
(15.12% upside)