United Utilities Group PLC (UUGRY) Stock Rating Upgraded by Investec
United Utilities Group PLC (OTCMKTS:UUGRY) was upgraded by stock analysts at Investec from a “sell” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday.
A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Societe Generale upgraded shares of United Utilities Group PLC from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, October 13th. Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, September 28th. Bank of America Corp. downgraded shares of United Utilities Group PLC from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 7th. Citigroup Inc. downgraded shares of United Utilities Group PLC from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. United Utilities Group PLC presently has an average rating of “Hold”.
Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (OTCMKTS:UUGRY) traded up 1.03% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $23.53. 4,056 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock has a market capitalization of $8.02 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.90 and a beta of 0.44. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $25.12 and its 200-day moving average is $26.45. United Utilities Group PLC has a 52 week low of $22.33 and a 52 week high of $30.64.
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United Utilities Group PLC Company Profile
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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