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Universal Corp UVV Stock Quote

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NYSE: UVV

Last close prices updated as of Feb 03, 2023, 7:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 55.16
  • Sector Consumer Defensive
  • Industry Tobacco
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 54.73  –  55.29
  • Year Range 43.64  –  64.13
  • Market Cap 1.3545 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 148,543.0 /  129,421.9
  • Price / Sales 0.58
  • Price / Book 1.02
  • Forward Div Yield 5.73%
  • Trailing Div Yield 5.71%

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Company Profile UVV

Business Description

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.

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9201 Forest Hill Avenue
Richmond, VA, 23235
Industry Tobacco
Employees 25,000

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FAQs for Universal Corp Stock

Yes. UVV has a forward dividend yield of 5.73%. See UVV’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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UVV’s market cap is 1.35 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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UVV’s stock style is Small Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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UVV’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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