|Bid||26.00 x 28000|
|Ask||0.00 x 3200|
|Day's Range||27.89 - 28.18|
|52 Week Range||9.85 - 31.95|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||33.16|
|Earnings Date||Aug 2, 2018 - Aug 6, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||34.11|
During the session, Univar pointed to upward trends with key operational metrics as being a leading indicator towards reinforcing its confidence in achieving 2019 and 2021 financial targets. These trends include growing sales opportunity pipelines, reducing sales force churn, improving win/loss ratios and on-time delivery rates, as well as customer satisfaction metrics and new supplier authorizations. Univar attributes these trends to exceptional execution against its three strategic priorities: Commercial Greatness, Operational Excellence and One Univar. These priorities are part of the Company's vision to be the most valued chemical and ingredient distributor in the world.
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / May 15, 2018 / If you want access to our free research report on Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR), all you need to do is sign up now by clicking the following link www.active-investors.com/registration-sg/?symbol=UNVR as the Company's latest news hit the wire. On May 11, 2018, the Company announced that it has expanded its agreement with BASF SE to distribute products from Care Chemicals business for the US market. The Care Chemicals business includes the product lines from the Home, Industrial & Institutional, and Vehicle Care segments.
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DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. , May 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services announced today the expansion ...
On a per-share basis, the Downers Grove, Illinois-based company said it had net income of 46 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 42 cents per share. The results topped Wall Street expectations. ...
First Quarter 2018 Highlights - Univar reported net income of $65.4 million , or $0.46 per share, compared to $22.6 million , or $0.16 per share in the prior year first quarter. - Adjusted earnings per ...
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that its board of directors has appointed David Jukes as the Company's president and CEO as well as to its board of directors, effective May 9, 2018. Jukes succeeds Stephen D. Newlin who was appointed Executive Chairman of Univar's board of directors. These appointments mark the completion of the previously announced CEO succession plan.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and BURY ST. EDMUNDS, England, May 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Univar Ltd., has reached an agreement to acquire Earthoil ("Earthoil Plantations Limited"), a subsidiary of Treatt plc, the London-listed manufacturer and supplier of innovative ingredient solutions for the flavor, fragrance, beverage, and consumer products industries. In 2017, the Company generated approximately $11 million in annual sales. The acquisition is expected to close at the end of May 2018. Earthoil is a supplier of pure, organic, fair trade essential and cold-pressed vegetable seed oils used in the naturals, organic beauty, and personal care markets. The Company has well-established relationships with leading international personal care brands and provides brand owners with naturally sourced products and ingredients such as marula, moringa, argan, avocado, baobab and other natural vegetable and essential oils. Vegetable-origin and naturally-derived green and ethical ingredients are a frequent consumer demand in the beauty and personal care market.
MILAN, May 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar SpA, a subsidiary of Univar Inc. (UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, has opened a new Technical Excellence Center in Milan that focuses on personal care naturals and color cosmetics—two growing segments within personal care. This addition is the latest expansion of Univar's global technical support offering focused on the beauty and personal care industry, where the company now employs technical experts dedicated to helping customers solve their formulation challenges.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced that its board of directors has appointed Kerry J. Preete as an independent director, effective May 2, 2018. Univar became a public company in 2015 and has increased the number of independent directors from two in 2015 to eight with this appointment. Preete holds a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Saskatchewan and a master's of business administration from Washington University in St. Louis. Mr. Preete is executive vice president and chief strategy officer at Monsanto Company, where he has served for over 30 years in roles of increasing responsibility, including president of the global crop protection chemicals business and executive leader of the U.S. markets businesses. He currently serves on the board of directors of PolyOne Corporation and is a member of the compensation and nominating and corporate governance committees.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, has launched a customer-focused brand campaign entitled "Smart Choice." The campaign targets the U.S. food ingredient market segment and is designed to build awareness for Univar, and its strategic supplier partners, as an end-to-end solution of ingredients, product innovations, and distribution.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. , April 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added ...
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LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Elevate, a global law company, today announced it has partnered with the new law firm ElevateNext, formed by the founders of Valorem Law, and with the legal team of Univar (UNVR), to design, build and operate the law department of the future. Univar will collaborate in the development of tailored, scalable process innovations, and Elevate will develop and deploy proprietary technology, consulting and managed legal services, alongside law firm ElevateNext, with the goal of reducing legal spend by 50 percent.
DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (UNVR) ("Univar") announced today it plans to report financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2018 on Thursday, May 10, 2018. Univar plans to issue its first-quarter news release at approximately 6:00 a.m. EDT on May 10. The webcast will be accessible through the Investor Relations section of Univar's website.
Short interest is low for UNVR with fewer than 5% of shares on loan. The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Over the last month, ETFs holding UNVR are favorable, with net inflows of $3.66 billion.
Univar (UNVR) stands to gain from a strong demand for its services, solid overseas operations and meaningful acquisitions. Rewarding shareholders and making growth investments remain priorities.
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