Universal Corp. (UVV)

63.13
0.66 1.10
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 62.47
Open 62.85
Day Low/High 62.62 / 63.69
52 Wk Low/High 45.95 / 76.98
Volume 29.08K
Avg Volume 152.90K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 24.97M
Market Cap 1.56B
EPS 4.20
P/E Ratio 13.22
Div & Yield 3.00 (4.12%)

Latest News

Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

RICHMOND, Va., Nov.

With Double-Net Pickings Slim, Let's Turn to Triple Nets

With Double-Net Pickings Slim, Let's Turn to Triple Nets

Triple nets are companies trading between 2 and 3 times net current asset value; here are several of these value names.

Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call

Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call

RICHMOND, Va., Oct.

Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: UVV, WTW, BRG

Noteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: UVV, WTW, BRG

Among the underlying components of the Russell 3000 index, we saw noteworthy options trading volume today in Universal Corp , where a total of 777 contracts have traded so far, representing approximately 77,700 underlying shares. That amounts to about 51.6% of UVV's average daily trading volume over the past month of 150,620 shares.

This Deep-Value Portfolio Isn't as Valuable as It Was

This Deep-Value Portfolio Isn't as Valuable as It Was

This mix of 20 deep-value names was outperforming a couple Russell indices three months back but is trailing them now.

Value Investing: Renting vs. Buying

Value Investing: Renting vs. Buying

Doing nothing in this environment - not buying - is a legitimate strategy for some value investors.

Universal Corporation Reports Strong First Quarter Results

Universal Corporation Reports Strong First Quarter Results

RICHMOND, Va., Aug.

Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend

RICHMOND, Va., Aug.

Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call

Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call

RICHMOND, Va., July 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on August 7, 2018, following the release of its results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019 after market close on that date.

My Deep-Value Portfolio of Dividend Payers Continues to Kill It

My Deep-Value Portfolio of Dividend Payers Continues to Kill It

This portfolio of 10 eclectic names has pushed higher since the start of 2018 and is up 40.5% since inception just 14 months ago.

Fossil Still Rocks My Deep-Value Portfolio

Fossil Still Rocks My Deep-Value Portfolio

Fossil Group has done most of the heavy lifting among the small stocks in the portfolio, though there are other winners, too.

Ratings Changes Today

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Universal Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish For UVV

In trading on Thursday, shares of Universal Corp crossed above their 200 day moving average of $52.71, changing hands as high as $57.80 per share. Universal Corp shares are currently trading up about 17.9% on the day.

Big Gains in Fossil and Hibbett Sports Save My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

Big Gains in Fossil and Hibbett Sports Save My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

FOSL is up 92% since I launched this group, while HIBB is ahead 27%.

Fossil a Very Timely Pick, but Double Net Value Portfolio Shows Some Cracks

Fossil a Very Timely Pick, but Double Net Value Portfolio Shows Some Cracks

It is always important see how such value screens perform in times of market stress.

Guess the Surprising Big Winners Among These 10 Cheap Stocks That Pay Dividends

Guess the Surprising Big Winners Among These 10 Cheap Stocks That Pay Dividends

The Double-Net Dividend portfolio has been a success so far and it's largely due to a beaten-down sector.

Income Seeker: 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

Jonathan Heller says it's so far, so good for his 2018 poor man's value portfolio.

So Far, So Good With This Year's 'Poor-Man's Value Portfolio'

So Far, So Good With This Year's 'Poor-Man's Value Portfolio'

One month in, 15 out of 20 names are in positive territory, with Fossil Group soaring 39%.

Income Seeker: Jonathan Heller's 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

Jonathan Heller rolls out his double net value portfolio for the new year.

Introducing My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

Introducing My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

The 20 companies in this portfolio could be of interest to deep-value investors.

Time to Close the Books on My 2017 Double Net Value Portfolio

Time to Close the Books on My 2017 Double Net Value Portfolio

Overall it was a good year for this somewhat off the wall screen that I developed several years ago as a way to find seemingly cheap companies.

This Value Portfolio Is Producing Valuable Returns, Thank You

This Value Portfolio Is Producing Valuable Returns, Thank You

Electro Scientific Industries leads a parade of value stocks that have performed quite nicely in a growth-oriented market.

Universal Stock Sees Short Interest Decline 23.5%

Universal Stock Sees Short Interest Decline 23.5%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 10/13/2017 settlement date, which shows a 255,365 share decrease in total short interest for Universal Corp , to 831,582, a decrease of 23.49% since 09/29/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

How My Outperforming Value Portfolio Is Bucking the Trend

How My Outperforming Value Portfolio Is Bucking the Trend

Despite the disparity this year between growth and value, my 2017 Double Net Value Portfolio is not struggling.

Income Seeker: Double-Net Dividend Update

Jonathan Heller says this portfolio of under-followed names and what some would consider misfits is holding its own so far.

What's Doing Best in New Portfolio? Take a Guess

What's Doing Best in New Portfolio? Take a Guess

Double-Net Dividend stocks, which some would call misfits, doing OK so far.

Short Interest Declines 30.6% For UVV

Short Interest Declines 30.6% For UVV

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 08/15/2017 settlement date, which shows a 644,089 share decrease in total short interest for Universal Corp , to 1,463,090, a decrease of 30.57% since 07/14/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

Income Seeker: Happy Early Returns From This Value-Oriented Dividend Portfolio

Jonathan Heller reports on his Double-Net Dividend portfolio, a mix of companies trading cheaply relative to net current assets that also return cash to shareholders.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)