Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) Stock Rating Kept by Shore Capital; Neuberger Berman Group Has Raised Its Bunge LTD (BG) Position

Neuberger Berman Group Llc increased Bunge Ltd (BG) stake by 1800.09% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Neuberger Berman Group Llc acquired 358,380 shares as Bunge Ltd (BG)’s stock declined 10.41%. The Neuberger Berman Group Llc holds 378,289 shares with $26.28 million value, up from 19,909 last quarter. Bunge Ltd now has $11.17 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.52 during the last trading session, reaching $79.43. About 1.60 million shares traded or 5.05% up from the average. Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) has risen 14.04% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.66% the S&P500.

In analysts note sent to investors and clients on Thursday, 1 February, Shore Capital kept their “Buy” rating on Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR)‘s stock.

Among 10 analysts covering Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 30% are positive. Bunge Limited had 29 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, September 4 by Piper Jaffray. The company was maintained on Friday, May 5 by Credit Suisse. The company was upgraded on Friday, May 5 by JP Morgan. On Monday, June 12 the stock rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets with “Buy”. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of BG in report on Friday, July 14 with “Buy” rating. Robert W. Baird initiated it with “Hold” rating and $77.0 target in Monday, September 11 report. The stock of Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, April 29 by Citigroup. The company was downgraded on Monday, March 20 by Goldman Sachs. The stock has “Buy” rating by Piper Jaffray on Thursday, August 3. The rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, July 13 with “Buy”.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.06 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.26, from 0.8 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 43 investors sold BG shares while 113 reduced holdings. 40 funds opened positions while 125 raised stakes. 109.29 million shares or 1.39% less from 110.83 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Pittenger Anderson owns 100 shares. Swiss Bancshares has 0.04% invested in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). Magnetar Finance stated it has 18,213 shares or 0.03% of all its holdings. State Street Corp accumulated 4.07M shares. Jpmorgan Chase owns 0.02% invested in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) for 1.21 million shares. Paloma Mgmt holds 7,869 shares. York Glob Advsrs Limited has 3.01% invested in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) for 1.99M shares. Pacad Inv accumulated 0.12% or 8,074 shares. Victory Capital Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). Horan Advsr Ltd reported 0.01% stake. Moreover, Voya Invest Management Limited Liability has 0.01% invested in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). United Kingdom-based Pictet Asset Limited has invested 0.04% in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt invested 0.05% in Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG). Engineers Gate Manager LP holds 0.24% or 40,397 shares in its portfolio. Oppenheimer Asset Mgmt owns 156 shares.

Neuberger Berman Group Llc decreased Plains Gp Holdings LP Cl A stake by 15,927 shares to 42,623 valued at $932,000 in 2017Q3. It also reduced Lincoln National Corp (NYSE:LNC) stake by 127,960 shares and now owns 3.86M shares. International Business (NYSE:IBM) was reduced too.

Unilever PLC operates in the fast-moving consumer goods market. The company has market cap of 108.96 billion GBP. The firm operates through Personal Care, Foods, Home Care, and Refreshment divisions. It has a 15.79 P/E ratio. The Personal Care segment offers skincare and haircare products, deodorants, and oral care products.

Among 26 analysts covering Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR), 13 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Unilever PLC has GBX 5000 highest and GBX 2400 lowest target. GBX 4011.28’s average target is 0.76% above currents GBX 3981 stock price. Unilever PLC had 286 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) rating on Friday, October 16. RBC Capital Markets has “Outperform” rating and GBX 3100 target. Jefferies maintained the shares of ULVR in report on Friday, January 27 with “Buy” rating. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Friday, July 7 report. AlphaValue maintained it with “Reduce” rating and GBX 2923 target in Thursday, August 6 report. On Wednesday, January 20 the stock rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Sell”. The firm earned “Sector Performer” rating on Friday, September 9 by RBC Capital Markets. The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Tuesday, May 2. The rating was maintained by AlphaValue with “Add” on Thursday, December 31. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Sell” on Friday, February 5. The stock of Unilever PLC (LON:ULVR) has “Sell” rating given on Friday, December 2 by Goldman Sachs.