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United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by investment analysts at RBC Capital in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 870 ($14.64) price objective on the stock. RBC Capital’s target price suggests a potential upside of 1.10% from the stock’s previous close.

Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) opened at 862.55 on Friday. United Utilities Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 641.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 862.50. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 807.9 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 741.3. The company’s market cap is £5.882 billion.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Goldman Sachs upgraded shares of United Utilities Group PLC to a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, May 23rd. They now have a GBX 914 ($15.38) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, May 22nd. They now have a GBX 900 ($15.15) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research note on Tuesday, May 20th. They now have a GBX 950 ($15.99) price target on the stock. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 793.13 ($13.35).

United Utilities Group PLC is the holding company of a group which owns and operates water and wastewater assets in the North West of England.

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