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Unitil Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.31 (+0.74%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
137,381 shs
Average Volume
91,190 shs
Market Capitalization
$670.07 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Unitil

UNITIL Corp. operates as a holding company, which engages in power generation and distribution. It operates through the following segments: Gas, Electric, Non-Regulated and Other. The firm produces and sells electricity & natural gas. The company was founded on September 7, 1984 and is headquartered in Hampton, NH.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric & other services combined
Electric Utilities
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$418.60 million
Cash Flow
$5.59 per share
Book Value
$27.51 per share


Net Income
$32.20 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$670.07 million

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.57 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

35th out of 122 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

7th out of 22 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Unitil (NYSE:UTL) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Unitil a buy right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Unitil in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "sell" Unitil stock.
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How has Unitil's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Unitil's stock was trading at $58.73 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, UTL shares have decreased by 28.6% and is now trading at $41.95.
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When is Unitil's next earnings date?

Unitil is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 1st 2022.
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How were Unitil's earnings last quarter?

Unitil Co. (NYSE:UTL) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.03 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.09 by $0.06. The utilities provider earned $98.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $92 million. Unitil had a net margin of 7.82% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.63%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.02 earnings per share.
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How often does Unitil pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Unitil?

Unitil announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 27th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Monday, November 29th. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.62%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 12th.
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Is Unitil a good dividend stock?

Unitil pays an annual dividend of $1.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.65%. Unitil has been increasing its dividend for 7 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Unitil is 64.96%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Unitil will have a dividend payout ratio of 60.32% next year. This indicates that Unitil will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for UTL?

1 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Unitil's stock. Their forecasts range from $49.00 to $49.00. On average, they anticipate Unitil's share price to reach $49.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.8% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Unitil's key executives?

Unitil's management team includes the following people:
  • Thomas P. Meissner, Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert B. Hevert, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer & Senior VP
  • Mark H. Collin, Director
  • Christopher J. LeBlanc, Vice President-Gas Operations
  • Todd R. Black, Senior VP-External Affairs & Customer Relations

What is Bob Schoenberger's approval rating as Unitil's CEO?

4 employees have rated Unitil CEO Bob Schoenberger on Glassdoor.com. Bob Schoenberger has an approval rating of 100% among Unitil's employees. This puts Bob Schoenberger in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of Unitil own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Unitil investors own include Consolidated Edison (ED), AT&T (T), Altria Group (MO), Pfizer (PFE), Southern (SO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walmart (WMT), AbbVie (ABBV), Boeing (BA) and Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP).

What is Unitil's stock symbol?

Unitil trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UTL."

Who are Unitil's major shareholders?

Unitil's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (16.49%), Moors & Cabot Inc. (4.54%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.91%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.66%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (2.07%) and Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.85%). Company insiders that own Unitil stock include Robert B Hevert, Thomas P Meissner Jr and Todd R Black.
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Which major investors are selling Unitil stock?

UTL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, Victory Capital Management Inc., Invesco Ltd., NFJ Investment Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, and Tributary Capital Management LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Unitil stock?

UTL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Moors & Cabot Inc., BlackRock Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, SG Americas Securities LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Caas Capital Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Unitil stock in the last two years include Robert B Hevert, and Thomas P Meissner Jr.
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How do I buy shares of Unitil?

Shares of UTL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Unitil's stock price today?

One share of UTL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.95.

How much money does Unitil make?

Unitil has a market capitalization of $670.07 million and generates $418.60 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $32.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.34 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Unitil have?

Unitil employs 512 workers across the globe.

What is Unitil's official website?

The official website for Unitil is www.unitil.com.

Where are Unitil's headquarters?

Unitil is headquartered at 6 LIBERTY LANE WEST, HAMPTON NH, 03842.

How can I contact Unitil?

Unitil's mailing address is 6 LIBERTY LANE WEST, HAMPTON NH, 03842. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (603) 772-0775, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 603-773-6605.

This page was last updated on 12/4/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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