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Last $57.28 USD
Change Today -0.51 / -0.88%
Volume 164.3K
UVV On Other Exchanges
Symbol
Exchange
Frankfurt
As of 8:04 PM 07/2/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

universal corp/va (UVV) Snapshot

Open
$57.86
Previous Close
$57.79
Day High
$57.97
Day Low
$57.01
52 Week High
06/24/15 - $58.37
52 Week Low
11/20/14 - $38.30
Market Cap
1.3B
Average Volume 10 Days
406.0K
EPS TTM
$3.35
Shares Outstanding
22.7M
EX-Date
07/9/15
P/E TM
17.1x
Dividend
$2.08
Dividend Yield
3.60%
Current Stock Chart for UNIVERSAL CORP/VA (UVV)

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universal corp/va (UVV) Details

Universal Corporation operates as a leaf tobacco merchant and processor worldwide. It engages in procuring, financing, processing, packing, storing, and shipping leaf tobacco for sale to, or for the account of, manufacturers of consumer tobacco products. The company contracts, purchases, processes, and sells flue-cured and burley tobaccos, as well as dark air-cured and oriental tobaccos that are used in the manufacture of cigarettes; and dark air-cured tobaccos for the manufacture of cigars, pipe tobacco, and smokeless tobacco products. It also provides various value-added services, such as blending, chemical and physical testing of tobacco, service cutting for various manufacturers, manufacturing reconstituted leaf tobacco, just-in-time inventory management, e-cigarette and e-liquid testing, and smoke testing for customers. In addition, the company supplies traceable liquid nicotine to the vapor products industry; and produces dehydrated and juiced fruit and vegetable products. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia.

27,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 05/22/15
Founded in 1888

universal corp/va (UVV) Top Compensated Officers

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, President,...
Total Annual Compensation: $828.4K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $432.9K
Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $431.4K
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Total Annual Compensation: $331.4K
Executive Vice President of Universal Leaf To...
Total Annual Compensation: $330.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

universal corp/va (UVV) Key Developments

Universal Corporation Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended March 31, 2015

Universal Corporation reported consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported sales and other operating revenues of $778,159,000 against $689,916,000 a year ago. Operating income was $61,309,000 against $40,695,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $61,662,000 against $39,354,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was $45,827,000 or $1.64 per diluted share against $26,671,000 or $0.94 per diluted share a year ago. For the year, the company reported sales and other operating revenues of $2,271,801,000 against $2,542,115,000 a year ago. Operating income was $167,874,000 against $246,151,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $158,467,000 against $230,690,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was $114,608,000 or $4.06 per diluted share against $149,009,000 or $5.25 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $226,497,000 against net cash used by operating activities of $3,503,000 a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was $58,385,000 against $45,849,000 a year ago. Revenues were declined 11% compared with the previous year, driven mainly by the lower volumes and modestly lower green leaf costs.

Universal Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend on the Common Shares and Series B 6.75% Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock, Payable August 10, 2015 and June 15, 2015, Respectively

Universal Corporation announced that the company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.52 per share on the common shares of the company, payable August 10, 2015, to common shareholders of record at the close of business on July 13, 2015. In addition, the Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $16.875 per share on the Series B 6.75% Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock, payable June 15, 2015, to shareholders of record as on June 1, 2015.

Universal Corporation to Report Fiscal Year 2015 Results on May 19, 2015

Universal Corporation announced that they will report fiscal year 2015 results at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on May 19, 2015

 

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