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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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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports Six Month Results
RICHMOND, Va. , Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III , Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), reported net income for the first half of fiscal year 2020, which ended on September 30, 2019 , of $30.1 million , or $1.19 per diluted
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
RICHMOND, Va. , Nov. 12, 2019 /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. , Nov. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on November 12, 2019 , following the release of its results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2020 before market open on that date. The conference call will begin at 8:30 a.m.
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports First Quarter Results
RICHMOND, Va. , Aug. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- George C. Freeman, III , Chairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV), reported net income of $2.1 million , or $0.08 per diluted share, for the first quarter of fiscal year 2020, which ended on June 30, 2019 .
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
RICHMOND, Va. , Aug. 7, 2019 /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. , July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --  Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on August 7, 2019 , following the release of its results for the first 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 Updates Record Date and Annual Meeting Date
RICHMOND, Va. , June 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 18, 2019 , the Board of Directors of Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) approved changes to its previously announced Annual Meeting of Shareholders date and corresponding record date for administrative purposes. The Board of Directors set the new
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Toggle Summary Universal Corporation Reports Annual Results
RICHMOND, Va. , May 22, 2019 /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, 2019 , of $104.1 million , or $4.11 per diluted share, compared with $105.7 million ,
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