United Utilities Group PLC Company Profile (LON:UU)

About United Utilities Group PLC

United Utilities Group PLC logoUnited 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:
  • Sector: N/A
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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: UU
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.19
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $919.27
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $932.98
  • 52-Week Range: £6,819,000 - GBX 853.50
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.61
  • P/E Growth: 10.56
  • Market Cap: $6.67B
  • Outstanding Shares: 681,900,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 7 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 973.85

Analysts' Ratings History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,000View Rating Details
2/6/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,000View Rating Details
1/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated Ratingsector performGBX 1,000View Rating Details
1/24/2017MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 1,100 -> GBX 1,000View Rating Details
1/18/2017Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 970 -> GBX 900View Rating Details
11/24/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,120View Rating Details
11/16/2016Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutralView Rating Details
10/19/2016InvestecUpgradeBuyGBX 870View Rating Details
10/19/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
9/28/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/22/2016Jefferies Group LLCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 890 -> GBX 940View Rating Details
7/5/2016HSBC Holdings plcReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,060View Rating Details
5/27/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 900View Rating Details
5/3/2016Whitman HowardReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,033View Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingSellGBX 797View Rating Details
1/20/2016Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
1/8/2016Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingMarket PerformGBX 1,050View Rating Details
1/7/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Boost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,005 -> GBX 1,045View Rating Details
12/11/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 870View Rating Details
9/24/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details
4/27/2015Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $45.24 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/13/2017Russ HouldenInsiderBuy19GBX 947£179.93
1/12/2017Steven L MogfordInsiderBuy21GBX 890£186.90
12/12/2016Steven L MogfordInsiderBuy20GBX 893£178.60
11/11/2016Russ HouldenInsiderBuy21GBX 882£185.22
10/11/2016Russ HouldenInsiderBuy20GBX 920£184
9/12/2016Houlden,RussInsiderBuy37GBX 975£360.75
8/4/2016Goligher,AlisonInsiderBuy3,000GBX 995£29,850
7/11/2016Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy18GBX 1,034£186.12
6/17/2016Houlden,RussInsiderSell35,578GBX 919£326,961.82
6/13/2016Houlden,RussInsiderBuy19GBX 949£180.31
5/11/2016Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy19GBX 948£180.12
4/11/2016Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy19GBX 960£182.40
3/11/2016Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy40GBX 894£357.60
2/11/2016Houlden,RussInsiderBuy41GBX 894£366.54
1/11/2016Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy19GBX 939£178.41
1/5/2016Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy109,264GBX 946£1,033,637.44
12/11/2015Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy19GBX 932£177.08
11/25/2015Houlden,RussInsiderSell46,238GBX 956£442,035.28
11/11/2015Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy19GBX 946£179.74
10/13/2015Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy20GBX 967£193.40
9/15/2015Houlden,RussInsiderBuy21GBX 863£181.23
8/12/2015Mogford,Steven LInsiderBuy41GBX 882£361.62
5/28/2015Russ HouldenInsiderSell47,005GBX 1,000.07£470,082.90
3/6/2015Stephen A CarterInsiderBuy3,000GBX 930£27,900
2/17/2015Russ HouldenInsiderSell38,457GBX 937.05£360,361.32
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
DateHeadline
News IconCalibrating the Trade: Watching Technicals on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (UU.L) - Searcy News (LON:UU)
searcysentinel.com - February 23 at 11:27 PM
News IconChecking the Levels on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - Benton Bulletin (LON:UU)
bentonbulletin.com - February 23 at 11:27 PM
4-traders.com logoThe Insider Buying: United Utilities Group Plc (Uu) Insider Acquires 19 Shares of Stock (LON:UU)
www.4-traders.com - February 21 at 4:26 PM
News IconUnited Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU): Earnings Expected To Remain Subdued - Simply Wall St (LON:UU)
simplywall.st - February 20 at 8:20 AM
News IconShares to Watch: Indicator Update on United Utilities Group PLC (UU.L) - Searcy News (LON:UU)
searcysentinel.com - February 17 at 5:47 AM
News IconInvestor Sphere: Keeping an Eye on Levels for United Utilities Group PLC (UU.L) - Rives Journal (LON:UU)
rivesjournal.com - February 14 at 6:50 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoUnited Utilities Group PLC 5.3% Potential Upside Indicated by Deutsche Bank - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:UU)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - February 10 at 6:23 AM
News IconTechnical Updates for United Utilities Group PLC (UU.L) - Rives Journal (LON:UU)
rivesjournal.com - February 7 at 3:48 PM
News IconAnalysts At Credit Suisse Reiterated United Utilities Group (LON:UU ... - NewsDen (LON:UU)
newsden.net - February 6 at 10:59 AM
News IconDirector Deals - United Utilities Group PLC (UU.) (LON:UU)
www.youinvest.co.uk - February 4 at 6:06 AM
4-traders.com logoUnited Utilities : Local MP supports new service which promises help for struggling water customers (LON:UU)
www.4-traders.com - February 1 at 7:15 AM
4-traders.com logoUnited Utilities : MP promotes apprenticeships as a real viable alternative to university (LON:UU)
www.4-traders.com - January 30 at 10:27 AM
News IconRecent Broker Updates On United Utilities Group (LON:UU) - NewsDen (LON:UU)
newsden.net - January 28 at 7:31 AM
4-traders.com logoUnited Utilities : CENTRAL MANCHESTER SEWER TO GET MAKEOVER (LON:UU)
www.4-traders.com - January 27 at 6:32 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Utilities Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UU-GB : January 27, 2017 (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - January 27 at 6:32 AM
News IconEsure Group PLC (ESUR) Price Target Cut to GBX 203 (LON:UU)
thecelebritytruth.com - January 25 at 9:16 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to United Utilities Group Plc : January 25, 2017 (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 4:15 PM
News IconBroker Forecast - Macquarie issues a broker note on United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)
www.youinvest.co.uk - January 25 at 8:15 AM
live-pr.com logoNow Available: United Utilities Group PLC - Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report (LON:UU)
www.live-pr.com - January 23 at 1:16 AM
News IconChart Inspection on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (UU.L) - Springdale Times (LON:UU)
springdaletimes.com - January 20 at 2:18 AM
directorstalkinterviews.com logoUnited Utilities Group PLC 11.1% Potential Upside Indicated by Credit Suisse - DirectorsTalk Interviews (LON:UU)
www.directorstalkinterviews.com - January 19 at 4:16 PM
News IconTechnical Indicator Review on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (UU.L) - Springdale Times (LON:UU)
springdaletimes.com - January 19 at 6:52 AM
News IconOutstanding Analyst Ratings For United Utilities Group (LON:UU) - UK Market News (LON:UU)
www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - January 19 at 6:52 AM
News IconShould You Expect United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU) To Deliver A Superior ROE To Its Industry? (LON:UU)
simplywall.st - January 15 at 7:55 PM
News IconStockport: Disruption over after burst water pipes (United Utilities Group plc) (LON:UU)
www.newsoneplace.com - January 12 at 6:58 AM
4-traders.com logoStockport: Disruption over after burst water pipes (LON:UU)
www.4-traders.com - January 12 at 6:58 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Utilities Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UU-GB : January 11, 2017 (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 8:16 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Utilities Group Plc – Value Analysis (LONDON:UU) : December 30, 2016 (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - December 31 at 4:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Utilities Group Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : UU-GB : December 29, 2016 (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - December 29 at 9:38 PM
News IconFCF Score and Price Index Look on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 21 at 3:20 PM
News IconStock Summary: United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Declines -0.56% on Dec 21 - Herald KS (LON:UU)
heraldks.com - December 21 at 3:20 PM
News IconInvestor Notebook: Taking a Look at Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 19 at 1:31 AM
News IconFollowing FCF Scores for United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 16 at 6:18 AM
News IconStock Review: Checking in on Share of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 14 at 8:17 AM
News IconKeeping an Eye on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 9 at 2:40 AM
News IconUpdate on Valuation Formula's For United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 7 at 1:04 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to United Utilities Group Plc : December 6, 2016 (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - December 6 at 8:02 PM
News IconEquity Focus: Looking at Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - December 5 at 8:26 AM
News IconWeekly Broker Update – United Utilities Group (LON:UU) - NewsDen (LON:UU)
newsden.net - November 30 at 10:43 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Utilities Group Plc :UU-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended September 30, 2016 : November 29, 2016 (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - November 29 at 3:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Utilities Group Plc : Fairly valued, but don’t skip the other factors (LON:UU)
www.capitalcube.com - November 25 at 3:34 PM
News IconChecking the Metrics on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 25 at 5:55 AM
News IconMarket Rating: United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed by Analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove ... - Thorold News (LON:UU)
www.whatsonthorold.com - November 25 at 5:55 AM
News IconF-Score in Review on Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 24 at 11:33 AM
money.aol.co.uk logoWhy Severn Trent plc could be a better buy than United Utilites Group plc - AOL Money UK (LON:UU)
money.aol.co.uk - November 23 at 8:22 PM
News IconStock Watch for United Utilities Group PLC (LSE:UU.) - The Business Journal (LON:UU)
belmontbusinessjournal.com - November 23 at 8:22 PM
marketwatch.com logoUnited Utilities profit down; holds to guidance - MarketWatch (LON:UU)
www.marketwatch.com - November 23 at 8:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of UU.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Nov-16 9:00am GMT (LON:UU)
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 8:22 PM
nasdaq.com logoUnited Utilities H1 Pretax Profit Declines - Quick Facts (LON:UU)
www.nasdaq.com - November 23 at 11:35 AM
marketwatch.com logoUnited Utilities profit down; holds to guidance (LON:UU)
www.marketwatch.com - November 23 at 11:35 AM

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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."

Where is United Utilities Group PLC's stock going? Where will United Utilities Group PLC's stock price be in 2017?

15 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for United Utilities Group PLC's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 797 to GBX 1,120. On average, they expect United Utilities Group PLC's stock price to reach GBX 973.85 in the next year.

When will United Utilities Group PLC announce their earnings?

United Utilities Group PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May, 25th 2017.

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 979.


Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff