64,800 shares were bought by Cambridge Trust Company as the company's stock declined 4.14% with the market. The institutional investor is holding 127,905 shares, compared to the 63,105 from the previous quarter. The stock increased 0.15% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $130.62. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has risen 37.43% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 5.19% the S&P500.
In 2017Q4 Securities and Exchange form is reported Cambridge Trust Company's stake in Unilever Plc (UL) which was increased by 102.69%. Stearns Financial Services Group sold 4,469 shares as the company's stock rose 4.63% while stock markets declined. The package goods and cosmetics company announced $21.90 million value for the 2017Q4. The company has a market cap of $134.77 billion, a PE ratio of 24.71 and a beta of 0.85. The stock increased 0.58% or $0.33 during the last trading session, reaching $57.01. About 9.17M shares traded or 5.70% up from the average. Unilever N.V. (NYSE:UN) has risen 6.36% since April 16, 2017 and is uptrending. United Nations underperformed the S&P500 by 5.19%.
Among 14 analysts covering Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR), 7 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 6 Hold. 100% are bullish. 2 are the (NYSE:UN)'s analyst reports since March 23, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. JPMorgan Chase & Co. downgraded Unilever from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 6th. Berenberg Bank set a €56.00 ($69.14) price target on shares of Unilever and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, December 1st. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC upgraded Unilever from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 13th. Barclays Capital downgraded the shares of UL in report on Monday, January 23 to "Equal-Weight" rating. As per Monday, February 27, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. On Wednesday, March 28 UBS upgraded the shares of United Nations in report to "Buy" rating. The stock has "Outperform" rating by Bernstein on Monday, August 22. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Neutral" on Monday, November 6. The fund operates about $1.58B US Long portfolio. It turned negative, as 153 investors sold GE shares while 921 reduced holdings.
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The company reported $1.48 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.44 by $0.04. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Monday, September 25 by UBS. (NYSE: ABBV ) has "Buy" rating given by Argus Research.
Since February 15, 2018, it had 0 insider buys, and 1 sale for $20.17 million activity.
Stuart Powers decreased its stake in Visa Inc (V) by 2.62% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Finally, Goldman Sachs set a GBX 3,820 ($53.99) price target on shares of Unilever and gave the company a sell rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd. Therefore 90% are positive. The rating was downgraded by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, July 22 to "Sector Perform". The company now has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $53.00. As per Thursday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. On Thursday, August 31 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with "Buy". As per Tuesday, October 3, the company rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity.