United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Insider Buys £184 in Stock
United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) insider Russ Houlden bought 20 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, October 11th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 920 ($11.39) per share, for a total transaction of £184 ($227.72).
United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) traded down 0.771% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 915.384. The stock had a trading volume of 1,193,500 shares. United Utilities Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 884.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,065.55. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 979.07 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 971.93. The company’s market cap is GBX 6.24 billion.
Several research analysts have weighed in on UU shares. Credit Suisse Group AG lowered United Utilities Group PLC to a “neutral” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from GBX 970 ($12.00) to GBX 990 ($12.25) in a research report on Thursday, July 21st. HSBC reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,060 ($13.12) price target on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,040 ($12.87) to GBX 1,120 ($13.86) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,000 ($12.38) price target on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, September 7th. Finally, Beaufort Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, September 28th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. United Utilities Group PLC has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 992.75 ($12.29).
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About United Utilities Group PLC
United Utilities Group PLC provides water and sewage services. The Company 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. The Company manages around 120,000 kilometers of water pipes and sewers.
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