Universal Corp (UVV)

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Prev Close 41.12
Open 41.50
Day Low/High 41.50 / 42.50
52 Wk Low/High 37.04 / 58.30
Volume 143.86K
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 24.49B
Market Cap 1.02B
P/E Ratio 13.50
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Updating My 2020 Double Net Value Portfolio

Updating My 2020 Double Net Value Portfolio

The best performer, not surprisingly, remains protective clothing name Lakeland Industries.

This Value Portfolio Is Doing OK Relatively Speaking, but That's Not Saying Much

This Value Portfolio Is Doing OK Relatively Speaking, but That's Not Saying Much

The 2020 Double Net Value Portfolio is outperforming a couple Russell value indices, but those aren't doing well.

Turning Over Rocks to Find 10 Value Names Worthy of Ben Graham

Turning Over Rocks to Find 10 Value Names Worthy of Ben Graham

Using a modified version of the famed investor's methodology turns up 10 stocks that are worth tracking.

It's Safe to Say This Deep-Value Portfolio Isn't Off to a Flying Start

It's Safe to Say This Deep-Value Portfolio Isn't Off to a Flying Start

Only three of the 12 names in the 2020 Double Net Value Portfolio are in positive territory since inception, with several down by double-digit percentages.

A Baker's Dozen of So-So Stocks Make the 2020 Version of This Value Portfolio

A Baker's Dozen of So-So Stocks Make the 2020 Version of This Value Portfolio

The 2020 Double Net Value Portfolio includes a half-dozen offenders from the previous iteration of the portfolio.

This Deep Value Portfolio Managed to Hold Its Own in 2019

This Deep Value Portfolio Managed to Hold Its Own in 2019

The 22 stocks in the Double Net Value Portfolio collectively outperformed the value components of the Russell 2000 and Russell Micro indices.

Rising Market Tide Gives This Deep Value Portfolio a Lift

Rising Market Tide Gives This Deep Value Portfolio a Lift

Most of the 22 largely small-cap stocks that make up the portfolio are now in positive territory, with Hibbett Sports leading the way.

This Deep Value Portfolio Isn't Holding Its Value

This Deep Value Portfolio Isn't Holding Its Value

The portfolio of 22 smaller names has slid into negative territory, showing the pressure the market has put of late on smaller-cap stocks.

Here's How My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio Has Performed Since December

Here's How My 2019 Double Net Value Portfolio Has Performed Since December

As we enter the dog days of summer, with lower volume and perhaps more volatility, portfolio performance may get interesting.

This Dividend Champion Continues to Light It Up for Income Investors

This Dividend Champion Continues to Light It Up for Income Investors

With 49 years of dividend increases, income investors have a lot to like here.

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.