UNITE Group plc Company Profile (LON:UTG)

About UNITE Group plc

UNITE Group plc logoThe Unite Group plc is a United Kingdom-based developer and operator of student accommodation. The Company provides a home for over 50,000 students in approximately 140 properties in over 28 of England and Scotland's University towns and cities. It operates through two segments: Operations and Property. The Operations segment is responsible for the Company's approximately 140 properties, including those owned by its co-investment vehicles. The Property segment is responsible for its development and asset management strategy, and oversees its two co-investment vehicles. The Company rents its rooms both directly to students and to approximately 60 Universities across the United Kingdom. Its properties provide accommodation close to University campuses, transport and local amenities. It offers study bedroom, insurance, round the clock security, cleaning services and Wireless-Fidelity throughout its buildings. It also operates and runs approximately three funds and joint ventures.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: UTG
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $7.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $602.00
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $596.55
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 541.57 - GBX 667.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 6.04
  • P/E Growth: 0.77
  • Market Cap: $1.41B
  • Outstanding Shares: 222,326,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 690.86

Analysts' Ratings History for UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/23/2017Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 595 -> GBX 650View Rating Details
2/23/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 760View Rating Details
2/22/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 731View Rating Details
2/22/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 675View Rating Details
2/22/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHoldGBX 620View Rating Details
8/31/2016Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetOverweightGBX 660 -> GBX 700View Rating Details
2/26/2016Kempen & CoReiterated RatingBuyGBX 700View Rating Details
3/24/2015Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 593View Rating Details
2/25/2015Oriel Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $30.43 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/22/2017GBX 121.96%4/20/20174/20/20175/19/2017
7/26/2016GBX 60.94%10/6/201610/6/201611/4/2016
2/23/2016GBX 9.501.58%4/21/20164/21/20165/20/2016
8/5/2015GBX 5.500.84%10/8/201510/8/201511/6/2015
2/23/2015GBX 91.51%4/23/20154/23/20155/19/2015
8/28/2014GBX 2.200.5%10/9/201410/9/201411/7/2014
3/6/2014GBX 3.200.73%4/16/20144/16/20145/19/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2016Lister,JoeInsiderSell50,000GBX 635£317,500
8/7/2015Simpson,RichardInsiderSell12,319GBX 649£79,950.31
6/25/2015Allan,MarkInsiderSell12,000GBX 5.85£702
4/21/2015Richard SmithInsiderSell17,500GBX 590£103,250
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoThe UNITE Group Plc : A good buy now? Relative to peers, maybe. (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - February 25 at 4:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of UTG.L earnings conference call or presentation 22-Feb-17 10:30am GMT (LON:UTG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:01 AM
marketwatch.com logoUnite pretax profit falls on valuation gain drop - MarketWatch (LON:UTG)
www.marketwatch.com - February 22 at 10:45 AM
rttnews.com logoUnite Group FY Pre-tax Profit Down; Buys New Site In Manchester - RTT News (LON:UTG)
www.rttnews.com - February 22 at 10:45 AM
News IconChart Watch: Following Indicators on Shares of Unite Group PLC (UTG.L) - BVN (LON:UTG)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 22 at 10:45 AM
News IconMA Watch on Shares of UNITE Group PLC (UTG.L) - Rives Journal (LON:UTG)
rivesjournal.com - February 13 at 10:40 AM
nasdaq.com logoUPDATE 1-Unite Group arm, GIC to buy Aston Student Village for 227 mln stg - Nasdaq (LON:UTG)
www.nasdaq.com - February 11 at 6:09 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUnite Group arm, GIC to buy Aston Student Village for 227 million pounds (LON:UTG)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 11 at 6:09 AM
News IconInvestor Watch on These Shares: UNITE Group PLC (UTG.L) - The Standard (LON:UTG)
6milestandard.com - February 10 at 6:23 AM
nasdaq.com logoUnite Group arm, GIC to buy Aston Student Village for 227 mln stg - Nasdaq (LON:UTG)
www.nasdaq.com - February 10 at 6:23 AM
News IconAverage Directional Index Review for UNITE Group PLC (UTG.L) - Davidson Register (LON:UTG)
davidsonregister.com - February 8 at 1:54 AM
News IconTraders are Following Technical Levels for UNITE Group PLC (UTG.L) - Sherwood Daily (LON:UTG)
sherwooddaily.com - February 7 at 12:35 AM
News IconLiberum Capital Gives Unite Group PLC Price Target With Potential 2.04% Upside - UK Market News (LON:UTG)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 27 at 6:33 AM
News IconLatest Broker Targets On Unite Group (LON:UTG) - UK Market News (LON:UTG)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 25 at 9:16 PM
News IconWhat Do Analysts Think Of Unite Group (LON:UTG) This Week? - NewsDen (LON:UTG)
newsden.net - January 25 at 8:15 AM
News IconStock Focus: Watching RSI Levels on Shares of UNITE Group PLC (UTG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:UTG)
springdaletimes.com - January 24 at 1:59 AM
News IconWhat are the Levels Indicating for This Stock: UNITE Group PLC (UTG.L) - Springdale Times (LON:UTG)
springdaletimes.com - January 24 at 1:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoThe UNITE Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UTG-GB : January 23, 2017 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 24 at 1:59 AM
News IconUnite Group PLC (LON:UTG) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Numis - UK Market News (LON:UTG)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 15 at 7:55 PM
News IconThe Unite Group plc (LSE:UTG) Delivered A Better ROE Than The Industry, Here's Why - Simply Wall St (LON:UTG)
simplywall.st - January 13 at 3:54 AM
News IconUnite Group PLC (LON:UTG) Issued With 'Add' Rating At Numis - UK Market News (LON:UTG)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 11 at 8:16 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to The UNITE Group Plc : January 4, 2017 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - January 5 at 7:27 AM
News IconStandard Chartered (LON:STAN) Broker Price Targets (LON:UTG)
www.xboxonezone.com - December 28 at 8:27 AM
News IconNotable Technical Move: UNITE Group plc (UTG) Jumps 0.52% on Dec 21 - Herald KS (LON:UTG)
heraldks.com - December 21 at 3:20 PM
News IconRecent Broker Updates On Unite Group (LON:UTG) - NewsDen (LON:UTG)
newsden.net - December 14 at 8:17 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to The UNITE Group Plc : December 13, 2016 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - December 14 at 8:17 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Student accommodation - investors love it, so why don't students? (LON:UTG)
www.ft.com - November 16 at 12:02 PM
News IconRatings Don't Lie: Unite Group (LON:UTG) Stock Rating Kept at numis; The GBX 712.00 Target Indicates 24.69 ... - Thorold News (LON:UTG)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 10 at 11:47 AM
News IconANGLE plc (AGL) Rating Reiterated by Beaufort Securities (LON:UTG)
larampadinapoli.com - November 9 at 8:21 PM
News IconCrest Nicholson Holdings PLC (CRST) Given "Hold" Rating at Deutsche Bank AG (LON:UTG)
leglobaliste.com - November 1 at 12:47 PM
News IconBlackBerry Announces the New DTEK60 (LON:UTG)
alltechnews.org - November 1 at 12:47 PM
News IconRatings Change: 1.54% to Target, Jefferies International Maintains Hold Rating for Unite Group PLC (LON:UTG) Stock - Thorold News (LON:UTG)
www.whatsonthorold.com - October 28 at 12:08 PM
News IconAnalysts Consensus For Unite Group (LON:UTG) - NewsDen (LON:UTG)
newsden.net - October 26 at 11:43 AM
publicnow.com logoOfficial opening of Olympic Way next to Wembley Stadium (LON:UTG)
www.publicnow.com - October 24 at 7:34 PM
publicnow.com logoUnite Students acquires new site in Sheffield (LON:UTG)
www.publicnow.com - October 24 at 7:55 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 REITs with growing payouts for dividend investors (LON:UTG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 21 at 11:35 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoHave these surging stocks reached their sell-by date? (LON:UTG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 7:48 AM
publicnow.com logoUnite Students secures planning consent for Liverpool site (LON:UTG)
www.publicnow.com - October 17 at 7:48 AM
News IconStock Analysts' Updated EPS Estimates for October, 10th (AGY, BUD, EXC, HPQ, IFNNF, IRV, KIE, LVD, MTO, SBRA) - Evergreen Investor (LON:UTG)
www.evergreeninvestor.com - October 11 at 8:49 AM
publicnow.com logoUSAF and LSAV Valuation Update (LON:UTG)
www.publicnow.com - October 10 at 7:22 AM
capitalcube.com logoThe UNITE Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UTG-GB : October 7, 2016 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - October 7 at 7:47 AM
trustnet.com logoUnite Group PLC (UTG) (LON:UTG)
www.trustnet.com - October 1 at 9:21 AM
publicnow.com logoDisposal of two assets to the Unite UK Student Accommodation Fund (LON:UTG)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 7:55 AM
publicnow.com logoDisposal of Two Assets to USAF (LON:UTG)
www.publicnow.com - September 29 at 7:56 AM
capitalcube.com logoThe UNITE Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : UTG-GB : September 19, 2016 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - September 19 at 7:47 AM
capitalcube.com logoThe UNITE Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UTG-GB : August 11, 2016 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 11 at 11:31 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to The UNITE Group Plc : August 4, 2016 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 8:33 PM
rttnews.com logoUnite Group H1 Pretax Profit Decreases - Quick Facts (LON:UTG)
www.rttnews.com - July 26 at 11:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of UTG.L earnings conference call or presentation 26-Jul-16 10:00am GMT (LON:UTG)
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 11:11 AM
capitalcube.com logoThe UNITE Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : UTG-GB : July 26, 2016 (LON:UTG)
www.capitalcube.com - July 26 at 4:35 AM

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What is UNITE Group plc's stock symbol?

UNITE Group plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "UTG."

How often does UNITE Group plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for UNITE Group plc?

UNITE Group plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, February 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 20th will be given a dividend of GBX 12 per share on Friday, May 19th. This represents a yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 20th. This is a positive change from UNITE Group plc's previous dividend of $6.00. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Where is UNITE Group plc's stock going? Where will UNITE Group plc's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for UNITE Group plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 620 to GBX 760. On average, they anticipate UNITE Group plc's share price to reach GBX 690.86 in the next twelve months.

When will UNITE Group plc announce their earnings?

UNITE Group plc is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

How do I buy UNITE Group plc stock?

Shares of UNITE Group plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

How much does a share of UNITE Group plc stock cost?

One share of UNITE Group plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 632.50.


Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff