United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by investment analysts at Societe Generale in a report released on Wednesday. They presently have a GBX 1,040 ($13.58) price target on the stock. Societe Generale’s price objective points to a potential upside of 11.83% from the company’s current price.
UU has been the topic of several other research reports. Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded United Utilities Group PLC to an “underperform” rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from GBX 975 ($12.73) to GBX 1,000 ($13.05) in a report on Wednesday. Deutsche Bank AG lifted their price objective on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,000 ($13.05) to GBX 1,150 ($15.01) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, September 13th. Credit Suisse Group AG downgraded United Utilities Group PLC to a “neutral” rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from GBX 970 ($12.66) to GBX 990 ($12.92) in a report on Thursday, July 21st. Beaufort Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, September 28th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price objective on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,020 ($13.31) to GBX 1,040 ($13.58) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Monday, June 13th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 992.75 ($12.96).
United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) opened at 927.00 on Wednesday. United Utilities Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 884.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,065.55. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 984.71 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 971.50. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 6.32 billion.
In other news, insider Houlden,Russ acquired 37 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 12th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 975 ($12.73) per share, for a total transaction of £360.75 ($470.89). Also, insider Goligher,Alison acquired 3,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, August 4th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 995 ($12.99) per share, with a total value of £29,850 ($38,963.58).
United Utilities Group PLC Company Profile
United Utilities Group PLC provides water and sewage services. The Company through its subsidiary, United Utilities Water Limited, manages the regulated water and wastewater network in the North West of England, providing services to approximately seven million people and businesses. The Company manages around 120,000 kilometers of water pipes and sewers.
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