Other analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Morgan Stanley started coverage on shares of United Utilities Group in a research note on Tuesday, November 3rd. They set an “overweight” rating for the company. ValuEngine upgraded shares of United Utilities Group from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 23rd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of United Utilities Group in a research note on Tuesday, December 1st. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group in a research note on Monday, October 5th. Finally, HSBC lowered shares of United Utilities Group from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, November 2nd. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. United Utilities Group presently has a consensus rating of “Hold”.
Shares of OTCMKTS:UUGRY opened at $25.61 on Tuesday. The company has a current ratio of 0.69, a quick ratio of 0.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.54. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $24.91 and a 200 day simple moving average of $23.44. The firm has a market cap of $8.73 billion, a PE ratio of 15.81 and a beta of 0.52. United Utilities Group has a 12-month low of $17.28 and a 12-month high of $27.49.
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 waste treatment, consulting, and project management services. The company operates 42,000 kilometers (km) of water pipes; 78,000 km of wastewater pipes; 566 wastewater treatment works; and 86 water treatment works.
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