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Universal Corp.

$53.04

Earnings Summary

Revenue
$429.82Mn
Net Profits
$6.83Mn
Net Profit Margins
1.59%
PE Ratio
14.43

Highlights

Revenue:

Universal Corp.’s revenue jumped 22.8% since last year same period to $429.82Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Universal Corp. has generated -33.56% fall in its revenue since last 3-months.

Net Profits:

Universal Corp.’s net profit jumped 7.44% since last year same period to $6.83Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Universal Corp. has generated -73.5% fall in its net profits since last 3-months.

Net Profit Margins:

Universal Corp.’s net profit margin fell -12.5% since last year same period to 1.59% in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Universal Corp. has generated -60.11% fall in its net profit margins since last 3-months.

PE Ratio:

Universal Corp.’s price-to-earnings ratio after this Q2 2022 earnings stands at 14.43.

Key Ratios

Key ratios of the Universal Corp. post its Q2 2022 earnings

Return on Assets (ROA)
0.05
Return on Equity (ROE)
0.08
Dividend Per Share (DPS)
3.11

Highlights

Return on Assets (ROA):

Return on assets (ROA) indicates the profitability of the company in relation to its total assets. This ratio tells the financial health of the company. The higher the ROA, the better the company’s financial health. If any company has a ROA in the range of 5% to 20% - it is generally considered good. ROA above 20% is generally considered excellent. Universal Corp.’s return on assets (ROA) stands at 0.05.

Earning Per Share (EPS):

The Return On Equity ratio indicates a company’s ability to turn equity capital received from shareholders into profits. ROE highlights the efficiency of equity capital in running the business. Generally, a return on equity in double digits is considered good. Universal Corp.’s return on equity (ROE) stands at 0.08.

Dividend Per Share (DPS):

Universal Corp. declared 3.11 dividend per share during the earnings announcement for Q2 2022.

Company Information

Universal Corporation operates in more than 30 countries spanning five continents. Our primary subsidiary, Universal Leaf Tobacco Company, Incorporated, is responsible for the largest portion of the company's business, the procurement and processing of a variety of leaf tobaccos for and providing supply chain services to manufacturers of consumer tobacco products. Universal Corp, is the leading global supplier of leaf tobacco and also have other agro-related businesses that fit with its core competencies.

Organisation
Universal Corp.
Headquarters
Richmond, Virginia, US
Employees
20K
Industry
Consumer Non-Durables
CEO
George Freeman