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LON:UUUnited Utilities Group Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 917.60
+17.60 (+1.96 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
898.04
Now: GBX 917.60
922
50-Day Range
841.40
MA: GBX 893.56
931.40
52-Week Range
625
Now: GBX 917.60
1,104
Volume3.80 million shs
Average Volume2.84 million shs
Market Capitalization£6.26 billion
P/E Ratio20.26
Dividend Yield4.52%
BetaN/A
United Utilities Group PLC provides water and wastewater services in the United Kingdom. It is also involved in renewable energy generation, corporate trustee, financing, and property management activities; and the provision of consulting and project management services. The company operates 42,000 kilometers (km) of water pipes; 77,000 km of wastewater pipes; 568 wastewater treatment works; and 88 water treatment works. It serves 3 million households and 200,000 business customers. United Utilities Group PLC was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Warrington, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.39 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1925-237000

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£1.84 billion
Cash FlowGBX 90.77 per share
Book ValueGBX 447.40 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees5,347
Market Cap£6.26 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has United Utilities Group's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

United Utilities Group's stock was trading at GBX 879.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UU shares have increased by 4.3% and is now trading at GBX 917.60. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of United Utilities Group?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Utilities Group in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for United Utilities Group.

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

United Utilities Group announced a dividend on Friday, May 22nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 25th will be given a dividend of GBX 28.40 per share on Monday, August 3rd. This represents a yield of 3.28%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 25th. This is a positive change from United Utilities Group's previous dividend of GBX 14.20. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View United Utilities Group's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for UU?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for United Utilities Group's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 920 to GBX 1,128. On average, they expect United Utilities Group's stock price to reach GBX 1,007.90 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 9.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for United Utilities Group.

Has United Utilities Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about UU stock has trended somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Utilities Group earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutUnited Utilities Group.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of United Utilities Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United Utilities Group investors own include CA (CA), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Endologix (ELGX), BlackRock (BLK), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Centrica (CNA), Prudential (PRU), Athabasca Oil (ATH), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) and NIC (EGOV).

Who are United Utilities Group's key executives?

United Utilities Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven Lewis Mogford, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. John Russell Houlden, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Steven Richard Fraser, COO & Exec. Director (Age 43)
  • Rob Lee, Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Simon Roger Gardiner, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 51)

What is United Utilities Group's stock symbol?

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

How do I buy shares of United Utilities Group?

Shares of UU 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 UU stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 917.60.

How big of a company is United Utilities Group?

United Utilities Group has a market capitalization of £6.26 billion and generates £1.84 billion in revenue each year. United Utilities Group employs 5,347 workers across the globe.

What is United Utilities Group's official website?

The official website for United Utilities Group is www.unitedutilities.com.

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.

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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