United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) had its target price hoisted by Barclays PLC from GBX 960 ($12.14) to GBX 1,010 ($12.78) in a research note published on Monday morning. They currently have an equal weight rating on the stock.
Several other research firms also recently weighed in on UU. Beaufort Securities reiterated a buy rating on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research note on Friday, May 26th. Deutsche Bank AG downgraded shares of United Utilities Group PLC to a hold rating and lifted their target price for the stock from GBX 1,000 ($12.65) to GBX 1,050 ($13.28) in a research note on Tuesday, May 16th. Royal Bank Of Canada lifted their target price on shares of United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,000 ($12.65) to GBX 1,025 ($12.97) and gave the stock a sector performer rating in a research note on Thursday, May 4th. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc lifted their target price on shares of United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,060 ($13.41) to GBX 1,070 ($13.54) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 26th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 1,012.50 ($12.81).
Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LON UU) opened at 970.50 on Monday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,010.22 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 957.53. The company’s market cap is GBX 6.62 billion. United Utilities Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 853.50 and a 12-month high of GBX 1,078.00.
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The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 22nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 25.92 ($0.33) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 22nd. This represents a yield of 2.45%.
About United Utilities Group PLC
United 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.
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