The earnings per share of Unilever gives an idea about the performance of the company. It is basically a ratio. The company caters broadly to the food products industry. In the third quarter of 2007, the company was earning positive surprises.
A General Overview of Performance of Unilever
The reported quarterly earnings of Unilever NV was $0.49 per share on 11/1/2007.The reported annual earning of Unilever for 2006 was $1.60 per share as on 02/8/2007.
The reported third quarter revenues for 2007 was $14.8 billion. The annual revenues for 2006 of Unilever N.V. (ADR) were $51.6 billion.
Earnings Per Share of Unilever and More
For the second quarter of 2007 the actual earning of Unilever was $0.55. There was a positive surprise of +47.84 %.
In the third quarter of 2007 the actual earning of the company stood at $0.49. The positive surprise was of +2.74%. For 2006 the actual earning was $1.60 and the positive surprise was +1.27%.The high was $2.25 and the corresponding low was $1.98.