Analysts' consensus

Collected up to 2nd July

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Unilever is covered by various financial analysts and the consensus collection was compiled from 11th June to 2nd July.

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. 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 2021H1 2021Full Year 2021

Turnover (€ million)

13,37725,70651,522

Turnover change (%)

0.6%0.0%1.6%

Exchange rates (%)

-4.4%-6.1%-3.1%

Acquisitions and disposals (%)

0.4%1.0%0.6%

Underlying sales growth (%)


Q2 2021H1 2021Full Year 2021

Underlying sales growth (%)

4.8%5.3%4.1%

Price (%)

1.5%1.3%1.8%

Volume (%)

3.3%4.0%2.4%

Underlying Operating profit


H1 2021Full Year 2021

Underlying Operating profit

4,7829,542
Underlying operating margin (%)18.6%18.5%
Change in Underlying operating margin (%)-1.2%0.0%
Acquisition and disposal related costs-5-10
Gain/(loss) of disposal of group companies00
Impairments and other one-offs-8-18
Non A&D restructuring costs-442-983

Operating profit


H1 2021Full Year 2021

Operating profit

4,3158,535

Operating margin (%)

16.8%16.6%

Underlying Operating profit


H1 2021Full Year 2021

Underlying Operating profit

4,7869,542
Net finance cost-259-518
Joint ventures, associates96186
Non current investments13
Underlying profit before taxation4,6269,215
Underlying Tax Rate %25%25%
Underlying Taxation-1,126-2,246

Net profit (underlying)


H1 2021Full Year 2021

Net profit (underlying)

3,5066,983

Attributable to non controlling interests (NCI)

261522

Underlying profit attributable to shareholders' equity 


H1 2021Full Year 2021

Underlying profit attributable to shareholder's equity

3,2376,452
Average # of shares on a fully diluted basis2,6202,596

Underlying EPS (in Euros)


H1 2021Full Year 2021

Underlying EPS (in Euros)

1.242.48

Underlying EPS growth (%)

-8.8%0.2%
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