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Universal Corp UVV

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$50.83 −0.14 (0.27%)
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Price vs Fair Value

UVV is trading at a 274% premium.
Price
$51.08
Fair Value
$82.59
Uncertainty
Very High
1-Star Price
$874.53
5-Star Price
$72.87
Economic Moat
Qpqc
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$50.97
Day Range
$50.5951.07
52-Week Range
$44.4067.83
Bid/Ask
$50.81 / $50.89
Market Cap
$1.25 Bil
Volume/Avg
54,478 / 211,529

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
10.04
Price/Sales
0.46
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
6.30%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
6.35%
Total Yield
6.67%

Company Profile

Universal Corp is a global leaf tobacco supplier. The company procures leaf tobacco from farmers, processes it, and sells it to companies that manufacture consumer tobacco products. Universal does not manufacture or sell any consumer products itself. The company's segment includes Tobacco Operations and Ingredients Operations. It generates maximum revenue from the Tobacco Operations segment. Geographically, it derives a majority of revenue from the United States.
Sector
Consumer Defensive
Industry
Tobacco
Stock Style Box
Small Value
Total Number of Employees
27,000

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
UVV
TPB
4162
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
10.0412.7512.92
Price/Book Value
0.874.046.47
Price/Sales
0.461.861.02
Price/Cash Flow
5.6012.9513.74
Price/Earnings
UVV
TPB
4162

Financial Strength

Metric
UVV
TPB
4162
Quick Ratio
0.821.410.79
Current Ratio
2.962.550.90
Interest Coverage
3.415.8010.98
Quick Ratio
UVV
TPB
4162

Profitability

Metric
UVV
TPB
4162
Return on Assets (Normalized)
4.49%10.70%15.88%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
9.06%43.47%51.43%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
7.32%13.18%20.87%
Return on Assets
UVV
TPB
4162
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