Universal Corp. (UVV)

51.05
NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 50.64
Day Low/High 50.46 / 51.45
52 Wk Low/High 49.07 / 67.67
Avg Volume 133.50K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 24.80M
Market Cap 1.28B
EPS 4.10
P/E Ratio 14.31
Div & Yield 3.04 (5.87%)
UVV Breaks Above 5% Yield Territory

UVV Breaks Above 5% Yield Territory

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Monday, shares of Universal Corp. were yielding above the 5% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.08), with the stock changing hands as low as $39.84 on the day.

Philip Morris Makes Deal With Two Tobacco Leaf Suppliers

Philip Morris Makes Deal With Two Tobacco Leaf Suppliers

Philip Morris International Inc. is partnering with two U.S. tobacco leaf suppliers to buy its tobacco rather than working directly with farmers.

Universal Becomes Oversold

Universal Becomes Oversold

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. Universal Corp.

Modifying Graham's Formula

I look for cheap stocks using EV/EBITDA rather than P/E.

4 Stocks Spiking on Big Volume

4 Stocks Spiking on Big Volume

Often when above-average volume moves into an equity, it precedes a large spike in volatility.

Playing Defense Can Produce Wins

Graham's Defensive Investor screen provides some good leads.

Insider Trading Alert - HA, UVV And GEO Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - HA, UVV And GEO Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include HA, UVV and GEO

Insider Trading Alert - PF, GSAT And UVV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - PF, GSAT And UVV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include PF, GSAT and UVV

Universal Corp Stock Downgraded (UVV)

Universal Corp Stock Downgraded (UVV)

Universal (NYSE:UVV) has been downgraded by TheStreet Ratings from from a buy to hold.

Ratings Changes Today

Upgrades: AOSL, CREE, DBD, HMIN, ICPT, MDVN, NOR, OLED, PKX, RCPT, RDNT, SCCO, STKL, TIVO, TOWR Downgrades: CIM, HGG, IVC, MASI, MOD, NGL, NICE, PHMD, SRT, TSC, UVV Initiations: LXFT, PTLA, RNA Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

February 2015 Options Now Available For Universal (UVV)

February 2015 Options Now Available For Universal (UVV)

Investors in Universal Corp. saw new options become available today, for the February 2015 expiration.

Insider Trading Alert - APOL, UVV And UNM Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - APOL, UVV And UNM Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include APOL, UVV and UNM

Insider Trading Alert - PODD, UVV And PG Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - PODD, UVV And PG Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include PODD, UVV and PG

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Time Warner Cable Is a Buy, Buy, Buy

'Mad Money' Lightning Round: Time Warner Cable Is a Buy, Buy, Buy

Cramer is cautious on Panera Bread and Urban Outfitters but likes Ensco and Rockwell Automation.

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Next Week's Game Plan

Jim Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap: Next Week's Game Plan

Markets hate uncertainty, and next week Cramer will be seeking some clarity from company earnings and economic data.

Insider Trading Alert - UVV, WNR And DAR Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - UVV, WNR And DAR Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include UVV, WNR and DAR

Dividend D-Day Coming

Dividend D-Day Coming

The goal is always simply to get out where we got in.

Insider Trading Alert - TTS, APOL And UVV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - TTS, APOL And UVV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include TTS, APOL and UVV

Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - UVV

Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - UVV

In trading on Monday, shares of Universal Corp. crossed above their 200 day moving average of $54.77, changing hands as high as $54.98 per share.

What Would Ben Graham Think?

What Would Ben Graham Think?

Father of value Investing is still relevant; do yourself a favor and read 'The Intelligent Investor.'

Income Investing: 9 Dividend Champions With Low Valuations

Income Investing: 9 Dividend Champions With Low Valuations

James Dennin, Kapitall: These stocks have raised dividends for 25 consecutive years, and have low price to equity and price to book [...]

Universal Corporation Stock Upgraded (UVV)

Universal Corporation Stock Upgraded (UVV)

Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.

Universal (UVV) Passes Through 4% Yield Mark

Universal (UVV) Passes Through 4% Yield Mark

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, in trading on Tuesday, shares of Universal Corp. were yielding above the 4% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.04), with the stock changing hands as low as $50.77 on the day.

Ratings Changes Today

Upgrades: BMA, CIZN, ENTG, FBNC, FUR, HALL, IPXL, MG, RRMS, SYK, SYNL, UAMY, UVV Downgrades: GBR, SVT, TLK, WPX Initiations: ARCW, TSRE Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Tips Update: Career Education, Universal Corp, STR Holdings

Tips Update: Career Education, Universal Corp, STR Holdings

Throughout October, I flagged Career Education Corp. (NASDAQ:CECO) due to its strong cash balance and recent deal, which saw the company sell its European University assets for more than the company&#...

Insider Trading Alert - OHI, SAM, DAL, EXPR And UVV Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - OHI, SAM, DAL, EXPR And UVV Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include OHI, SAM, DAL, EXPR and UVV

Insider Trading Alert - WPZ, UVV, MDAS, GILD And ENH Traded By Insiders

Insider Trading Alert - WPZ, UVV, MDAS, GILD And ENH Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include WPZ, UVV, MDAS, GILD and ENH

Ratings Changes Today

Upgrades: CNQ, CNSL, ENOC, RENT, RSOL Downgrades: AREX, ATEC, DEG, FWLT, FXCM, IRC, KVHI, LCI, SNBC, USCR, UVV Initiations: WMC Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

What Would Interest Benjamin Graham Now?

What Would Interest Benjamin Graham Now?

At today's prices, not many stocks would entice the father of value investing. Here are four that would.

The Hunt For Double-Nets

The Hunt For Double-Nets

Where to look now that the net-net cupboard is nearly empty at this point.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B (Buy)