Universal Corp. (UVV)

66.00
0.15 0.23
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 66.15
Open 66.15
Day Low/High 65.40 / 66.55
52 Wk Low/High 45.95 / 68.25
Volume 176.12K
Avg Volume 229.70K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 24.90M
Market Cap 1.62B
EPS 4.20
P/E Ratio 15.72
Div & Yield 3.00 (3.37%)

Latest News

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.

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

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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.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)