United Utilities Group’s Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Societe Generale (UU)
United Utilities Group (LON:UU)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by Societe Generale in a research note issued on Friday, Stock Ratings Network reports. They currently have a GBX 912 ($14.97) target price on the stock. Societe Generale’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 30.19% from the company’s current price.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on UU. Analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reiterated a “conviction-buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group in a research note to investors on Friday. They now have a GBX 912 ($14.97) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of United Utilities Group in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a GBX 830 ($13.62) price target on the stock. Finally, 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. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have given a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 757.05 ($12.43).
United Utilities Group (LON:UU) traded down 0.71% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 700.50. The stock had a trading volume of 2,651,098 shares. United Utilities Group has a 52 week low of GBX 641.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 795.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 667.0 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 688.5. The company’s market cap is £4.776 billion.
United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) is engaged in water business.
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