United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) insider Steven L. Mogford purchased 21 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 11th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 861 ($11.32) per share, with a total value of £180.81 ($237.72).

United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) traded down 0.70% on Friday, reaching GBX 849.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 724,879 shares. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 883.51 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 937.27. United Utilities Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 833.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,078.00. The firm’s market cap is GBX 5.79 billion.

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UU has been the topic of several recent research reports. Deutsche Bank AG lowered their price objective on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,050 ($13.80) to GBX 930 ($12.23) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. Royal Bank Of Canada upgraded United Utilities Group PLC to an “outperform” rating and increased their price objective for the stock from GBX 1,025 ($13.48) to GBX 1,050 ($13.80) in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Macquarie lowered their price objective on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,040 ($13.67) to GBX 963 ($12.66) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. Morgan Stanley decreased their price target on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 905 ($11.90) to GBX 890 ($11.70) and set an “underweight” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 7th. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc decreased their price target on United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,070 ($14.07) to GBX 1,000 ($13.15) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 21st. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. United Utilities Group PLC has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 968.30 ($12.73).

About United Utilities Group PLC

United Utilities Group PLC is a water company. The Company, through its subsidiary, United Utilities Water Limited (United Utilities Water), manages the regulated water and wastewater network in the North West of England, providing services to around seven million people and businesses. It owns over 55,000 hectares of land around its reservoirs.

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