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Jul 11, 2016
RICHMOND, Va., July 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) today announced that its subsidiary, Universal Leaf Tobacco Hungary Pte. Ltd., will discontinue the processing of leaf tobaccos in its factory in Nyíregyháza, Hungary effective immediately.  In order to further increase supply chain efficiencies in the European...
May 24, 2016
RICHMOND, Va., May 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --   HIGHLIGHTS Fiscal Year 2016Diluted earnings per share of $3.92 Operating income up $14 million, to $182 millionImproved margins on slightly higher volumesRevenues of $2.1 billion, down 7% on lower green prices Fourth QuarterDiluted earnings per share of $1.72, up 5%Operating income ...
May 24, 2016
RICHMOND, Va., May 24, 2016 /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 fifty-three cents ($0.53) per share on the common shares of the Company, payable August 8, 2016, to common sh...
May 9, 2016
RICHMOND, Va., May 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE:UVV) will webcast its conference call on May 24, 2016, following the release of its results for fiscal year 2016 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be hosted by Candace C. Formacek, Vice President and Treasurer. ...
Feb 3, 2016
RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- HIGHLIGHTS Nine MonthsOperating income down slightly to $101 millionRevenues of $1.3 billion declined on lower green prices and volumesImproved gross marginsStrong shipments expected in fourth fiscal quarter Third QuarterThird quarter sales volumes at historic norms George C. ...
Feb 3, 2016
RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 3, 2016 /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 fifty-three cents ($0.53) per share on the common shares of the Company, payable May 9, 2016, to common shareh...
Jan 26, 2016
RICHMOND, Va., Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on February 3, 2016, following the release of its results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2016 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be hosted by Candace C. Formacek, Vice ...
Nov 5, 2015
RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --   HIGHLIGHTS Six MonthsOperating income up $18 million, to $32 millionRevenues were flat, at $732 million Dividend increase announced for the 45th consecutive yearSecond Quarter Operating income up $15 million, to $37 million Net income up 50%, to $22.5 millionDiluted earnings per share of $...
Nov 5, 2015
RICHMOND, Va., Nov. 5, 2015 /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 fifty-three cents ($0.53) per share on the common shares of the Company, payable February 8, 2016, to common s...
Oct 26, 2015
RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Corporation (NYSE: UVV) will webcast its conference call on November 5, 2015, following the release of its results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2016 after market close on that date. The conference call will begin at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time and will be hosted by Candace C. Formacek, Vice...
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