About UNITIL Corporation
Unitil Corporation (Unitil) is a public utility holding company. The Company is engaged in the local distribution of electricity and natural gas to customers throughout its service territories in the states of New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Maine. It operates through three segments: utility gas operations, utility electric operations and non-regulated. The Company is a parent company of three distribution utilities: Unitil Energy Systems, Inc. (Unitil Energy), which provides electric service in the southeastern seacoast and state capital regions of New Hampshire, including the capital city of Concord; Fitchburg Gas and Electric Light Company (Fitchburg), which provides both electric and natural gas service in the greater Fitchburg area of north central Massachusetts, and Northern Utilities, Inc. (Northern Utilities), which provides natural gas service in southeastern New Hampshire and portions of southern and central Maine, including the city of Portland, in northern New England.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Utilities
- Industry: Diversified Utilities
- Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: UTL
- CUSIP: 91325910
- Previous Close: $44.22
- 50 Day Moving Average: $45.20
- 200 Day Moving Average: $42.14
- 52-Week Range: $35.37 - $46.98
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 22.95
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.57
- P/E Growth: 4.70
- Market Cap: $624.95M
- Outstanding Shares: 14,066,000
- Beta: 0.17
- Net Margins: 7.10%
- Return on Equity: 9.36%
- Return on Assets: 2.52%
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- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.11%
- Current Ratio: 0.74%
- Quick Ratio: 0.74%
What is UNITIL Corporation's stock symbol?
UNITIL Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UTL."
How often does UNITIL Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for UNITIL Corporation?
UNITIL Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 14th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Tuesday, February 28th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.24%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 10th. This is a boost from UNITIL Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.36.
Where is UNITIL Corporation's stock going? Where will UNITIL Corporation's stock price be in 2017?
1 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for UNITIL Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $38.00. On average, they expect UNITIL Corporation's stock price to reach $38.00 in the next twelve months.
When will UNITIL Corporation announce their earnings?
UNITIL Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April, 19th 2017.
Who owns UNITIL Corporation stock?
UNITIL Corporation's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (6.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.43%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.19%), State Street Corp (2.43%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (1.16%) and Martingale Asset Management L P (0.58%). Company insiders that own UNITIL Corporation stock include Albert H Elfner III and David P Brownell.
Who sold UNITIL Corporation stock? Who is selling UNITIL Corporation stock?
UNITIL Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC and O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC.
Who bought UNITIL Corporation stock? Who is buying UNITIL Corporation stock?
UNITIL Corporation's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Martingale Asset Management L P, Two Sigma Investments LP and Numeric Investors LLC. Company insiders that have bought UNITIL Corporation stock in the last two years include Albert H Elfner III and David P Brownell.
How do I buy UNITIL Corporation stock?
Shares of UNITIL Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of UNITIL Corporation stock cost?
One share of UNITIL Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.43.