Universal Corp (UVV)

57.55
NYSE : Consumer Goods
Prev Close 56.85
Day Low/High 56.55 / 57.80
52 Wk Low/High 52.40 / 83.35
Avg Volume 200.70K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 25.33M
Market Cap 1.44B
EPS 0.90
P/E Ratio 39.76
Div & Yield 2.16 (3.80%)

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Happy Early Returns From This Value-Oriented Dividend Portfolio

Happy Early Returns From This Value-Oriented Dividend Portfolio

Just two months after its creation, the portfolio handily is beating the Russell 2000 Index and Russell Microcap Index.

Income Seeker: The Search for the Elusive Double-Net Dividend Payers

One might think that companies trading cheaply would not be dividend payers. But that’s not the case.

Movado and 9 Other Deep-Value Dividend Payers Worth Watching

Movado and 9 Other Deep-Value Dividend Payers Worth Watching

The list is dominated by retailers, of which there are four; that's unfortunate, given the pressure that sector is facing these days.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,200 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: CVG, CVU, GRVY, TTWO, VALE, VSAT Downgrades: MNRO, SCVL, TRK, UVV, WHLR Initiations: None Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Spinning My Small-Cap Value Wheels Out of the Gate

Spinning My Small-Cap Value Wheels Out of the Gate

My tracking portfolio is flat for the year to date, though there have been wildly divergent performances by the constituent stocks.

Universal Stock Sees Short Interest Drop 35%

Universal Stock Sees Short Interest Drop 35%

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 01/13/2017 settlement date, which shows a 601,626 share decrease in total short interest for Universal Corp , to 1,112,435, a decrease of 35.10% since 12/30/2016. 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.

UVV March 17th Options Begin Trading

UVV March 17th Options Begin Trading

Investors in Universal Corp saw new options begin trading today, for the March 17th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the UVV options chain for the new March 17th contracts and identified one put and one call contract of particular interest.

Catch These Names in My 'Double-Net' Value Portfolio for 2017

Catch These Names in My 'Double-Net' Value Portfolio for 2017

An eclectic mix of 20 companies made my cut of stocks trading at 1x to 2x net current asset value.

Many Happy Returns from These Small-Cap Dividend Growers

Many Happy Returns from These Small-Cap Dividend Growers

The winners far outnumber the losers among the stocks in this portfolio that was created at the start of the year.

ADP and Universal Continue Long Dividend Streaks

Both names have hiked payouts for more than 40 consecutive years.

Short Interest Declines 10.4% For UVV

Short Interest Declines 10.4% For UVV

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 09/15/2016 settlement date, which shows a 326,358 share decrease in total short interest for Universal Corp. , to 2,824,674, a decrease of 10.36% since 08/31/2016.

Insider Trading Alert - BSX, PRO And UVV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - BSX, PRO And UVV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include BSX, PRO and UVV

Best 3 Yielding Buy-Rated Stocks: PLD, UVV, DHT

Best 3 Yielding Buy-Rated Stocks: PLD, UVV, DHT

These 3 dividend stocks are rated a Buy by TheStreet

3 Stocks With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: TPUB, UVV, WDR

3 Stocks With Upcoming Ex-Dividend Dates: TPUB, UVV, WDR

TPUB UVV WDR are going ex-dividend tomorrow, Thursday, January 07, 2016

'Buying Ugly' -- Introducing the Double-Net Dividend Portfolio

'Buying Ugly' -- Introducing the Double-Net Dividend Portfolio

This group of companies trade cheaply relative to their assets and pay dividends.

Insider Trading Alert - SSNI, UVV And JWN Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - SSNI, UVV And JWN Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include SSNI, UVV and JWN

Insider Trading Alert - IMPV, PTC And UVV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - IMPV, PTC And UVV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include IMPV, PTC and UVV

Insider Trading Alert - IBM, HRTG And UVV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - IBM, HRTG And UVV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include IBM, HRTG and UVV

Insider Trading Alert - UVV, DYN And ACLS Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - UVV, DYN And ACLS Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include UVV, DYN and ACLS

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,300 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: ABBV, ACHN, DBD, DFS, GBLI, IFON, JOBS, LCUT, LOJN, NTL, RAIL, STT, TTWO, UVV Downgrades: AAWW, ASPN, BCH, ECPG, ETE, GSL, LPG, LXU, MW, MYRG, NTK, PCYO, PSDV, SEB, TNGO Initiations: RWLK, TPH, VTAE Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Commit To Purchase Universal Corp. At $45, Earn 9.5% Annualized Using Options

Commit To Purchase Universal Corp. At $45, Earn 9.5% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Universal Corp. stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $49.24/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,300 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: MSON, TCRD Downgrades: AFH, BDC, DIN, GLT, ROCK, TEDU, TEF, UVV, VSH Initiations: CRHM Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Insider Trading Alert - PPBI, PRI And UVV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - PPBI, PRI And UVV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include PPBI, PRI and UVV