United Utilities Group Receives “Outperform” Rating from BNP Paribas (UU)
United Utilities Group (LON:UU)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reiterated by research analysts at BNP Paribas in a report released on Thursday, Analyst Ratings Network reports. They currently have a GBX 830 ($13.62) price objective on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price target suggests a potential upside of 18.07% from the company’s current price.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on UU. Analysts at Credit Suisse raised their price target on shares of United Utilities Group from GBX 660 ($10.83) to GBX 680 ($11.16) in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Barclays reiterated an “equal weight” rating on shares of United Utilities Group in a research note to investors on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 720 ($11.82) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group in a research note to investors on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 800 ($13.13) price target on the stock. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 747.69 ($12.27).
Shares of United Utilities Group (LON:UU) traded down 0.14% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 702.00. 2,521,673 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. United Utilities Group has a one year low of GBX 641.00 and a one year high of GBX 795.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 664. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 688.3. The company’s market cap is £4.786 billion.
United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) is engaged in water business.
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