Impact of Brokerage Rating on Univar Inc.(UNVR)

Many Univar Inc.(UNVR) Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock. Univar Inc was Upgraded by Wells Fargo to Outperform on Dec 15, 2016. Univar Inc was Upgraded by Credit Suisse to Outperform on Dec 9, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Jan 20, 2017, Edward J Mooney (director) purchased 3,500 shares at 29.35 per share price.On Dec 7, 2016, Erik Viens (SVP & CIO) sold 2,000 shares at 26.44 per share price.On Sep 22, 2016, Christopher Oversby (President, EMEA) sold 22,241 shares at 20.01 per share price.

Univar Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 4, 2016. The company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.03. Analyst had a consensus of $0.20. The company had revenue of $199.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2064.02 million. The companys revenue was down -90.9 % compared to the same quarter last year.

Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) has received a short term rating of hold from experts at Zacks with a rank of 3. The stock has been rated an average of 2.14 by 7 Brokerage Firm. 3 Wall Street Firms have rated the stock as a strong buys. 4 Brokerage Firms have advised hold.

Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) stock has received a short term price target of $ 28.2 from 5 Analyst. The share price can be expected to fluctuate from the mean short term target, can be seen from the standard deviation reading of $4.92. The higher estimate of target price is $34 , while the lower price target estimate is $21

Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) rose 0.27% or 0.08 points on Tuesday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $29.85 the stock was seen hitting $29.95 as a peak level and $29.485 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $29.66. The daily volume was measured at 781,800 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $31.06 and the 52-week low is $11.6. The company has a market cap of $4,148 million.

Univar Inc. is a distributor of chemicals and innovative services. The Company offers solvents, resins, pigments, acids, bases, surfactants, glycols, inorganic compounds and alcohols. It also offers transportation and warehousing infrastructure, chemicals and hazardous materials handling services. The Companys operating geographical segments include Univar USA, Univar Canada, Univar Europe and the Middle East as well as Rest of World. It serves coatings and adhesives, food, oil and gas, personal care and pharmaceutical industries. Univar Inc. is headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois.


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