Analysts' consensus

Collected up to 3rd July 2020

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Unilever is covered by various financial analysts and the consensus collection was compiled from 22nd June 2020 to 3rd July 2020.

Please note that the consensus numbers below are a collection of analysts' own projections and the circulation of the consensus does not provide or imply any check on, or endorsement of, these numbers by Unilever PLC or Unilever NV. Unilever will not provide any commentary on the consensus or answer questions on it. The circulation of the consensus by Unilever is not mandatory and Unilever may amend its practice on this at any time


Q2 2020H1 2020Full Year 2020

Turnover (€ million)

12,70625,15550,422

Turnover change (%)

-7.3%-3.7%-3.0%

Exchange rates (%)

-4.3%-2.4%-3.6%

Acquisitions and disposals (%)

1.3%0.9%1.0%

Underlying sales growth (%)


Q2 2020H1 2020Full Year 2020

Underlying sales growth (%)

-4.3%-2.2%-0.5%

Price (%)

-0.3%-0.3%0.2%

Volume (%)

-4.0%-2.0%-0.7%

Underlying Operating profit


H1 2020Full Year 2020

Underlying Operating profit

4,7239,547
Underlying operating margin (%)18.8%18.9%
Change in Underlying operating margin (%)-53 bps-23 bps
Acquisition and disposal related costs-3-6
Gain/(loss) of disposal of group companies00
Impairments and other one-offs-5-7
Non A&D restructuring costs-312-652

Operating profit


H1 2020Full Year 2020

Operating profit

4,4028,861

Operating margin (%)

17.5%17.6%

Underlying Operating profit


H1 2020Full Year 2020

Underlying Operating profit

4,7239,547
Net finance cost-338-672
Joint ventures, associates86183
Non current investments17
Underlying profit before taxation4,4659,045
Underlying Tax Rate %26%26%
Underlying Taxation-1,132-2,305

Net profit (underlying)


H1 2020Full Year 2020

Net profit (underlying)

3,3416,755

Attributable to non controlling interests (NCI)

208430

Underlying profit attributable to shareholders' equity 


H1 2020Full Year 2020

Underlying profit attributable to shareholder's equity

3,1346,325
Average # of shares on a fully diluted basis2,6242,625

Underlying EPS (in Euros)


H1 2020Full Year 2020

Underlying EPS (in Euros)

1.192.41

Underlying EPS growth (%)

-6.1%-5.3%
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