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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports Annual Results
RICHMOND, Va. , May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman , III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), reported net income for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2020 , of $71.7 million , or $2.86 per diluted share, compared with $104.1 million , or
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces 50th Annual Dividend Increase and Sets Annual Meeting Date
RICHMOND, Va. , May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman , III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of seventy-seven cents ( $0.77 ) per share on the common
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call
RICHMOND, Va. , May 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) will webcast its conference call on May 27, 2020 , following the release of its results for fiscal year 2020 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Appoints J. Patrick O'Keefe as Senior Vice President of Universal Global Ventures, Inc.
RICHMOND, Va. , March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that it has appointed J. Patrick O'Keefe as Senior Vice President of Universal Global Ventures, Inc. , effective April 1, 2020 .  Universal Global Ventures, Inc.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Appoints Jacqueline T. Williams to Board of Directors
RICHMOND, Va. , Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced the appointment of Jacqueline T. Williams to the Universal Corporation Board of Directors, effective April 1, 2020 . With this appointment, the Universal Corporation Board expands to nine directors,
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports Nine Month Results
RICHMOND, Va. , Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III , Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), reported net income for the nine months ended December 31, 2019 , of $56.1 million , or $2.23 per diluted share, compared with $72.8 million ,
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
RICHMOND, Va. , Feb. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III, Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV), announced today that the Company's Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of seventy-six cents ($0.76) per share on the common shares
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Conference Call
RICHMOND, Va. , Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) will webcast its conference call on February 4, 2020 , following the release of its results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2020 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Completes Acquisition of FruitSmart
RICHMOND, Va. , Jan. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that it has successfully completed its previously announced acquisition of FruitSmart, an independent specialty fruit and vegetable ingredient processor serving global markets.  Universal funded the
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation to Acquire FruitSmart, a Premier Fruit and Vegetable Processor and Supplier
Acquisition Provides New Growth Opportunity in Adjacent Industry and Represents Foundational Step in Building Broader Agri-Products Services Platform Aligns with Stated Capital Allocation Strategy RICHMOND, Va. , Nov. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that
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