Unilever PLC ( UL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 01, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.444 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 05, 2018. Shareholders who purchased UL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -0.89% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $53.62, the dividend yield is 3.31%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UL was $53.62, representing a -7.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.07 and a 5.68% increase over the 52 week low of $50.74.
UL is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Procter & Gamble Company ( PG ) and Unilever NV ( UN ). Zacks Investment Research reports UL's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 6.32%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.
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