United Utilities Group PLC is a water company. The Company, through its subsidiary, United Utilities Water Limited (United Utilities Water), manages the regulated water and wastewater network in the North West of England, providing services to around seven million people and businesses. It owns over 55,000 hectares of land around its reservoirs. It collects water from the environment, clean and distributes it to its customers before collecting it, treating it, and then returning it back to the environment. The Company produced approximately 138 Gigawatt hours (GWh) of renewable energy through sludge treatment centers and solar installations, enough to power over 40,000 homes. It delivers approximately 1,700 million liters of clean drinking water to its customers every day through over 40,000 kilometers of water pipes. United Utilities Water holds licenses to provide water and wastewater services to a population of approximately seven million people in the North West of England.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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- Symbol: LON:UU
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- Web: N/A
- Market Cap: £7.2 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 681,900,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 1,003.06
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 943.95
- 52 Week Range: GBX 853.50 - GBX 1,065.55
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 16.86
- P/E Growth: 7.66
- Annual Revenue: £1.73 billion
- Price / Sales: 4.16
- Book Value: GBX 3.92 per share
- Price / Book: 2.69
- Average Volume: 1.80 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
What is United Utilities Group PLC's stock symbol?
United Utilities Group PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "UU."
When will United Utilities Group PLC make its next earnings announcement?
Where is United Utilities Group PLC's stock going? Where will United Utilities Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?
13 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for United Utilities Group PLC's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 870 to GBX 1,120. On average, they expect United Utilities Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 992.27 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for United Utilities Group PLC.
Who are some of United Utilities Group PLC's key competitors?
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How do I buy United Utilities Group PLC stock?
Shares of United Utilities 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 United Utilities Group PLC stock cost?
One share of United Utilities Group PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,056.
Consensus Ratings for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
|Ratings Breakdown: ||6 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings|
|Consensus Rating:||Buy (Score: 2.54)|
|Consensus Price Target: ||GBX 992.27|
Analysts' Ratings History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)
|5/16/2017||Deutsche Bank AG||Downgrade||Hold||GBX 1,000 -> GBX 1,050|
|5/4/2017||Royal Bank of Canada||Boost Price Target||Sector Performer||GBX 1,000 -> GBX 1,025|
|4/26/2017||HSBC Holdings plc||Boost Price Target||Buy||GBX 1,060 -> GBX 1,070|
|2/6/2017||Credit Suisse Group AG||Reiterated Rating||Outperform||GBX 1,000|
|1/24/2017||Macquarie||Lower Price Target||Outperform||GBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,000|
|1/18/2017||Barclays PLC||Lower Price Target||Equal Weight||GBX 970 -> GBX 900|
|11/24/2016||JPMorgan Chase & Co.||Reiterated Rating||Overweight||GBX 1,120|
|9/28/2016||Beaufort Securities||Reiterated Rating||Buy|
|9/22/2016||Jefferies Group LLC||Boost Price Target||Hold||GBX 890 -> GBX 940|
|5/27/2016||BNP Paribas||Reiterated Rating||Neutral||GBX 900|
|5/3/2016||Whitman Howard||Reiterated Rating||Hold||GBX 1,033|
|3/10/2016||AlphaValue||Reiterated Rating||Sell||GBX 797|
|1/8/2016||Sanford C. Bernstein||Reiterated Rating||Market Perform||GBX 1,050|
|1/7/2016||Goldman Sachs Group Inc||Boost Price Target||Neutral||GBX 1,005 -> GBX 1,045|
|12/11/2015||Morgan Stanley||Reiterated Rating||Underweight||GBX 870|
|9/24/2015||Charles Stanley||Reiterated Rating||accumulate|
Earnings History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Earnings Estimates for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $45.68 EPS
Dividend History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)Insider Trades by Quarter for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/11/2017||Russ Houlden||Insider||Buy||16||GBX 1,023||£163.68|
|4/11/2017||Steven L Mogford||Insider||Buy||18||GBX 996||£179.28|
|2/28/2017||Sara Weller||Insider||Buy||1,000||GBX 973||£9,730|
|2/13/2017||Russ Houlden||Insider||Buy||19||GBX 947||£179.93|
|1/12/2017||Steven L Mogford||Insider||Buy||21||GBX 890||£186.90|
|12/12/2016||Steven L Mogford||Insider||Buy||20||GBX 893||£178.60|
|11/11/2016||Russ Houlden||Insider||Buy||21||GBX 882||£185.22|
|10/11/2016||Russ Houlden||Insider||Buy||20||GBX 920||£184|
|7/11/2016||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||18||GBX 1,034||£186.12|
|5/11/2016||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||19||GBX 948||£180.12|
|4/11/2016||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||19||GBX 960||£182.40|
|3/11/2016||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||40||GBX 894||£357.60|
|1/11/2016||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||19||GBX 939||£178.41|
|1/5/2016||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||109,264||GBX 946||£1,033,637.44|
|12/11/2015||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||19||GBX 932||£177.08|
|11/11/2015||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||19||GBX 946||£179.74|
|10/13/2015||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||20||GBX 967||£193.40|
|8/12/2015||Mogford,Steven L||Insider||Buy||41||GBX 882||£361.62|
|5/28/2015||Russ Houlden||Insider||Sell||47,005||GBX 1,000.07||£470,082.90|
|3/6/2015||Stephen A Carter||Insider||Buy||3,000||GBX 930||£27,900|
|2/17/2015||Russ Houlden||Insider||Sell||38,457||GBX 937.05||£360,361.32|
Headline Trends for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
Latest Headlines for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017