United Utilities Group (LON:UU) Rating Reaffirmed
Bernstein now has a GBX 1050 price target on shares of United Utilities Group (LON:UU). The price target means a potential upside of 10.24% from the last price of United Utilities Group (LON:UU). This rating was announced to investors in a comprehensive report on Monday, 7 December.
From a total of 14 analysts covering United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) stock, 5 rate it a ”Buy”, 3 a “Sell”, and 7 a ”Hold”. This means that 33% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 1060 while the lowest target price is GBX 870. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 977.07 with a 0.33% above today’s (GBX 949.32) stock price. United Utilities Group PLC was the topic of 36 analyst reports since July 31, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Investec maintained shares on December 4 with “Sell” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained shares with “Buy” rating and GBX 1000 target share price in a report from a November 26. Societe Generale maintained UU stock in a recent report from November 27 with “Hold” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the rating on November 25. Morgan Stanley has a “Underwt/Cautious” rating and a GBX 870 price target on shares. Finally, BNP Paribas maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in a report issued on a November 26.
Approximately 248,335 shares of stock traded hands. United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) has declined 4.95% since May 8, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 3.87% the S&P500.
United Utilities Group PLC provides water and sewage services. The company has a market cap of 6.44 billion GBP. The Firm 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. It has 23.13 P/E ratio. The Firm manages around 120,000 kilometers of water pipes and sewers.