Universal Corp. (UVV)

60.71
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NYSE : Consumer Non-Durables
Prev Close 60.52
Open 60.52
Day Low/High 59.77 / 60.86
52 Wk Low/High 50.67 / 76.98
Volume 101.31K
Avg Volume 171.70K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 24.99M
Market Cap 1.51B
EPS 4.10
P/E Ratio 14.73
Div & Yield 3.04 (4.97%)

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Double Net Value Portfolio Update for May

Double Net Value Portfolio Update for May

This is the first inception-to-date period that the portfolio has not outperformed its benchmarks.

The Value Portfolio Holds Its Own, but Takes a Breather

The Value Portfolio Holds Its Own, but Takes a Breather

These 22 stocks in the aggregate are still outpacing the Russell 2000 and Russell Microcap indices, but by a narrower margin than before.

This Deep-Value Portfolio Keeps Plugging Along

This Deep-Value Portfolio Keeps Plugging Along

These 22 stocks in the aggregate continue to outpace the Russell 2000 and Russell Microcap indices as all but three are in positive territory.

The Double-Net Portfolio Is a Good Value on This Rising Market Tide

The Double-Net Portfolio Is a Good Value on This Rising Market Tide

Titan Machinery is the top performer so far in 2019, up 38% since portfolio launch.

So Far, So Good for My 2019 Double-Net Value Portfolio

So Far, So Good for My 2019 Double-Net Value Portfolio

The 22 names in the portfolio as a group are outpacing the value components of the Russell 2000 and Russell Microcap indices.

Rolling Out My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio

Rolling Out My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio

Despite disappointing performance this year, the strategy has shown solid return in the past.

Closing the Books on My Double-Net Value Portfolio

Closing the Books on My Double-Net Value Portfolio

It was not a great year for this value portfolio, with only 5 stocks in positive territory for the year.

With Double-Net Pickings Slim, Let's Turn to Triple Nets

With Double-Net Pickings Slim, Let's Turn to Triple Nets

Triple nets are companies trading between 2 and 3 times net current asset value; here are several of these value names.

This Deep-Value Portfolio Isn't as Valuable as It Was

This Deep-Value Portfolio Isn't as Valuable as It Was

This mix of 20 deep-value names was outperforming a couple Russell indices three months back but is trailing them now.

Value Investing: Renting vs. Buying

Value Investing: Renting vs. Buying

Doing nothing in this environment - not buying - is a legitimate strategy for some value investors.

My Deep-Value Portfolio of Dividend Payers Continues to Kill It

My Deep-Value Portfolio of Dividend Payers Continues to Kill It

This portfolio of 10 eclectic names has pushed higher since the start of 2018 and is up 40.5% since inception just 14 months ago.

Fossil Still Rocks My Deep-Value Portfolio

Fossil Still Rocks My Deep-Value Portfolio

Fossil Group has done most of the heavy lifting among the small stocks in the portfolio, though there are other winners, too.

Big Gains in Fossil and Hibbett Sports Save My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

Big Gains in Fossil and Hibbett Sports Save My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

FOSL is up 92% since I launched this group, while HIBB is ahead 27%.

Fossil a Very Timely Pick, but Double Net Value Portfolio Shows Some Cracks

Fossil a Very Timely Pick, but Double Net Value Portfolio Shows Some Cracks

It is always important see how such value screens perform in times of market stress.

Guess the Surprising Big Winners Among These 10 Cheap Stocks That Pay Dividends

Guess the Surprising Big Winners Among These 10 Cheap Stocks That Pay Dividends

The Double-Net Dividend portfolio has been a success so far and it's largely due to a beaten-down sector.

So Far, So Good With This Year's 'Poor-Man's Value Portfolio'

So Far, So Good With This Year's 'Poor-Man's Value Portfolio'

One month in, 15 out of 20 names are in positive territory, with Fossil Group soaring 39%.

Introducing My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

Introducing My 2018 Double Net Value Portfolio

The 20 companies in this portfolio could be of interest to deep-value investors.

Time to Close the Books on My 2017 Double Net Value Portfolio

Time to Close the Books on My 2017 Double Net Value Portfolio

Overall it was a good year for this somewhat off the wall screen that I developed several years ago as a way to find seemingly cheap companies.

This Value Portfolio Is Producing Valuable Returns, Thank You

This Value Portfolio Is Producing Valuable Returns, Thank You

Electro Scientific Industries leads a parade of value stocks that have performed quite nicely in a growth-oriented market.

How My Outperforming Value Portfolio Is Bucking the Trend

How My Outperforming Value Portfolio Is Bucking the Trend

Despite the disparity this year between growth and value, my 2017 Double Net Value Portfolio is not struggling.

What's Doing Best in New Portfolio? Take a Guess

What's Doing Best in New Portfolio? Take a Guess

Double-Net Dividend stocks, which some would call misfits, doing OK so far.

Happy Early Returns From This Value-Oriented Dividend Portfolio

Happy Early Returns From This Value-Oriented Dividend Portfolio

Just two months after its creation, the portfolio handily is beating the Russell 2000 Index and Russell Microcap Index.

Movado and 9 Other Deep-Value Dividend Payers Worth Watching

Movado and 9 Other Deep-Value Dividend Payers Worth Watching

The list is dominated by retailers, of which there are four; that's unfortunate, given the pressure that sector is facing these days.

Spinning My Small-Cap Value Wheels Out of the Gate

Spinning My Small-Cap Value Wheels Out of the Gate

My tracking portfolio is flat for the year to date, though there have been wildly divergent performances by the constituent stocks.

Catch These Names in My 'Double-Net' Value Portfolio for 2017

Catch These Names in My 'Double-Net' Value Portfolio for 2017

An eclectic mix of 20 companies made my cut of stocks trading at 1x to 2x net current asset value.

Many Happy Returns from These Small-Cap Dividend Growers

Many Happy Returns from These Small-Cap Dividend Growers

The winners far outnumber the losers among the stocks in this portfolio that was created at the start of the year.

My 'Small-Cap Dividend-Growers Portfolio'

These 26 stocks offer reliable (and growing) quarterly payouts.

Introducing the Double-Net Dividend Portfolio, a.k.a. 'Buying Ugly'

These 11 companies are trading at up to twice their net current asset value and pay dividends.