United Utilities Group Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:UU)

GBX 820 5.00 (0.61 %)
(As of 12/12/2017 09:58 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 815
Today's RangeGBX 812.50 - GBX 825.25
52-Week RangeGBX 764.50 - GBX 1,078
Volume784,421 shs
Average Volume2.47 million shs
Market Capitalization£5.55 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About United Utilities Group (LON:UU)

United Utilities Group 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorWater Utilities - NEC
SymbolLON:UU
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1925-237000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.63
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins27.18%
Return on Equity16.80%
Return on Assets3.74%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares681,890,000

United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is United Utilities Group's stock symbol?

United Utilities Group trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "UU."

How often does United Utilities Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Utilities Group?

United Utilities Group announced a dividend on Wednesday, November 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 21st will be paid a dividend of GBX 13.24 per share on Thursday, February 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.68%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 21st. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View United Utilities Group's Dividend History.

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

9 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for United Utilities Group's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 850 to GBX 1,050. On average, they anticipate United Utilities Group's stock price to reach GBX 936.63 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for United Utilities Group.

Who are some of United Utilities Group's key competitors?

Who are United Utilities Group's key executives?

United Utilities Group's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Steven Lewis Mogford, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director (Age 59)
  • John Russell Houlden, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director (Age 58)
  • Steven Richard Fraser, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director
  • Simon Roger Gardiner, Company Secretary
  • John David Gibson McAdam Ph.D., Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 68)
  • Stephen A. Carter CBE, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 53)
  • Mark S. Clare, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 59)
  • Alison J.P. Goligher OBE, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Brian M. May, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 52)

How do I buy United Utilities Group stock?

Shares of United Utilities Group 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.

What is United Utilities Group's stock price today?

One share of United Utilities Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 820.

How big of a company is United Utilities Group?

United Utilities Group has a market capitalization of £5.55 billion.

How can I contact United Utilities Group?

United Utilities Group's mailing address is Haweswater HSE, Lingley Green Avenue, WARRINGTON, WA5 3LP, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1925-237000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for United Utilities Group (UU)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  262 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  344 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  606
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United Utilities Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.312.232.212.35
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s)
5 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
2 Sell Rating(s)
7 Hold Rating(s)
5 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
9 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 940.27GBX 952.09GBX 963GBX 991.43

United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for United Utilities Group (LON:UU)

United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
12/7/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 1,070 -> GBX 1,000View Rating Details
12/6/2017Deutsche BankUpgradeBuyGBX 930 -> GBX 870View Rating Details
11/17/2017HSBCDowngradeHoldGBX 1,000 -> GBX 900View Rating Details
11/14/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weightView Rating Details
11/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 850View Rating Details
8/31/2017MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,040 -> GBX 963View Rating Details
7/31/2017Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 1,025 -> GBX 1,050View Rating Details
7/18/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetUnderweightGBX 890 -> GBX 850View Rating Details
5/26/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/16/2016CitigroupUpgradeNeutralView Rating Details
10/19/2016InvestecUpgradeBuyGBX 870View Rating Details
10/19/2016Societe GeneraleUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
9/22/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 890 -> GBX 940View 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 GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 1,005 -> GBX 1,045View Rating Details
(Data available from 12/12/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for United Utilities Group (LON:UU)


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Estimates

United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/22/2017GBX 13.241.68%12/21/201712/21/20172/1/2018
5/25/2017GBX 25.922.45%6/22/20176/22/20178/4/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

United Utilities Group (LON UU) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for United Utilities Group (LON:UU)

United Utilities Group (LON UU) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
12/11/2017Russ HouldenInsiderSell4,400GBX 819£36,036
12/5/2017Simon GardinerInsiderSell4,843GBX 810£39,228.30
11/13/2017Russ HouldenInsiderBuy20GBX 840£168
10/11/2017Steven L MogfordInsiderBuy21GBX 861£180.81
9/11/2017Russ HouldenInsiderBuy19GBX 926£175.94
8/3/2017Steven FraserInsiderSell6,917GBX 899£62,183.83
7/11/2017Steven L MogfordInsiderBuy20GBX 864£172.80
6/30/2017Steven L MogfordInsiderSell44,011GBX 884£389,057.24
6/12/2017Russ HouldenInsiderBuy18GBX 990£178.20
5/11/2017Russ HouldenInsiderBuy16GBX 1,023£163.68
4/11/2017Steven L MogfordInsiderBuy18GBX 996£179.28
2/28/2017Sara WellerInsiderBuy1,000GBX 973£9,730
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

United Utilities Group (LON UU) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Sells £36,036 in StockUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Sells £36,036 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 2:22 PM
Deutsche Bank Upgrades United Utilities Group (UU) to "Buy"Deutsche Bank Upgrades United Utilities Group (UU) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 12:22 PM
J P Morgan Chase & Co Lowers United Utilities Group (UU) Price Target to GBX 1,000J P Morgan Chase & Co Lowers United Utilities Group (UU) Price Target to GBX 1,000
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 9 at 10:02 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Simon Gardiner Sells 4,843 SharesUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Simon Gardiner Sells 4,843 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 5:26 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 7 at 11:52 AM
DIRECTOR DEALINGS: United Utilities Director Hodgkin Sells SharesDIRECTOR DEALINGS: United Utilities Director Hodgkin Sells Shares
www.morningstar.co.uk - December 5 at 12:09 PM
ETFs with exposure to United Utilities Group Plc : November 30, 2017ETFs with exposure to United Utilities Group Plc : November 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 4:28 PM
Barclays PLC Reaffirms Equal weight Rating for United Utilities Group PLC (UU)Barclays PLC Reaffirms Equal weight Rating for United Utilities Group PLC (UU)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 26 at 12:08 AM
United Utilities H1 Pretax Profit Rises - Quick Facts - NasdaqUnited Utilities H1 Pretax Profit Rises - Quick Facts - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 24 at 6:27 PM
Edited Transcript of UU.L earnings conference call or presentation 22-Nov-17 9:00am GMTEdited Transcript of UU.L earnings conference call or presentation 22-Nov-17 9:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - November 24 at 6:27 PM
United Utilities pretax profit jumps 53%United Utilities pretax profit jumps 53%
www.marketwatch.com - November 22 at 3:41 PM
United Utilities H1 Pretax Profit Rises - Quick FactsUnited Utilities H1 Pretax Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - November 22 at 3:41 PM
UKs United Utilities reports 10 percent rise in profitUK's United Utilities reports 10 percent rise in profit
finance.yahoo.com - November 22 at 3:41 PM
FTSE 100 ends slightly lower as British pound recoversFTSE 100 ends slightly lower as British pound recovers
www.marketwatch.com - November 19 at 10:14 AM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Lowered to Hold at HSBC Holdings PLCUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Lowered to Hold at HSBC Holdings PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 18 at 5:36 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Russ Houlden Buys 20 SharesUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Russ Houlden Buys 20 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 7:26 AM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 12 at 11:40 AM
United Utilities Group Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another lookUnited Utilities Group Plc : Overvalued relative to peers, but may deserve another look
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 9:18 AM
What Should You Know About United Utilities Group PLC’s (LSE:UU) Future?What Should You Know About United Utilities Group PLC’s (LSE:UU) Future?
finance.yahoo.com - October 28 at 5:54 PM
These 2 beaten-up FTSE 100 turnaround plays are yielding almost 5%These 2 beaten-up FTSE 100 turnaround plays are yielding almost 5%
uk.finance.yahoo.com - October 22 at 7:44 AM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by AnalystsUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 2:48 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Steven L. Mogford Acquires 21 SharesUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Steven L. Mogford Acquires 21 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 10:28 AM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from BrokeragesUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 23 at 12:38 PM
Russ Houlden Purchases 19 Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (UU) StockRuss Houlden Purchases 19 Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 1:30 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from AnalystsUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 29 at 12:36 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Price Target Lowered to GBX 930 at Deutsche Bank AGUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Price Target Lowered to GBX 930 at Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 20 at 3:44 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Sells £62,183.83 in StockUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Sells £62,183.83 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 7 at 1:20 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 3:00 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Price Target Cut to GBX 1,000United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Price Target Cut to GBX 1,000
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 23 at 12:34 AM
Insider Buying: United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) Insider Acquires 20 Shares of StockInsider Buying: United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) Insider Acquires 20 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 1:58 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 12:22 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Price Target Lowered to GBX 890 at Morgan StanleyUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Price Target Lowered to GBX 890 at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 6:08 AM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Sells £389,057.24 in StockUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Sells £389,057.24 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 3 at 1:20 PM
United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Downgraded by Credit Suisse GroupUnited Utilities Group PLC (UU) Downgraded by Credit Suisse Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 8:40 PM
United Utilities Appoints Steve Fraser As COO, Effective Aug.1 - NasdaqUnited Utilities Appoints Steve Fraser As COO, Effective Aug.1 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 29 at 9:05 PM
United Utilities FY Pretax Profit Rises - Quick FactsUnited Utilities FY Pretax Profit Rises - Quick Facts
www.rttnews.com - May 26 at 8:12 AM
United Utilities profit rises; ups total dividendsUnited Utilities profit rises; ups total dividends
www.marketwatch.com - May 26 at 8:12 AM
2 great ‘safety’ shares for your ISA2 great ‘safety’ shares for your ISA
uk.finance.yahoo.com - April 1 at 8:46 AM
United Utilities FY Underlying Profit To Be Moderately Higher Than Prior Year - NasdaqUnited Utilities FY Underlying Profit To Be Moderately Higher Than Prior Year - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 29 at 12:19 PM
TOP NEWS: United Utilities Trading In Line But Revenue To FallTOP NEWS: United Utilities Trading In Line But Revenue To Fall
www.lse.co.uk - March 28 at 9:04 PM
United Utilities FY Underlying Profit To Be Moderately Higher Than Prior YearUnited Utilities FY Underlying Profit To Be Moderately Higher Than Prior Year
www.finanznachrichten.de - March 28 at 8:31 AM
2 FTSE 100 ‘safety’ shares for dividend investors2 FTSE 100 ‘safety’ shares for dividend investors
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 24 at 10:14 AM

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