UU.L - United Utilities Group PLC

LSE - LSE Delayed Price. Currency in GBp
791.80
-1.20 (-0.15%)
As of 2:41PM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close793.00
Open791.20
Bid791.80 x 0
Ask792.20 x 0
Day's Range785.60 - 798.00
52 Week Range674.40 - 879.60
Volume847,953
Avg. Volume2,880,153
Market Cap5.399B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.76
PE Ratio (TTM)14.88
EPS (TTM)53.20
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.41 (5.31%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-06-20
1y Target Est809.27
  • Read This Before Buying United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) For Its Dividend
    Simply Wall St.yesterday

    Read This Before Buying United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) For Its Dividend

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  • What Are Analysts Expecting From United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Over The Next Few Years?
    Simply Wall St.19 days ago

    What Are Analysts Expecting From United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Over The Next Few Years?

    United Utilities Group PLC's (LON:UU.) latest earnings announcement in June 2019 confirmed that the company benefited...

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of UU.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-May-19 8:00am GMT

    Full Year 2019 United Utilities Group PLC Earnings Call

  • What Kind Of Investor Owns Most Of United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.)?
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    What Kind Of Investor Owns Most Of United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.)?

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  • Britain's Thames Water CEO Steve Robertson steps down
    Reuters2 months ago

    Britain's Thames Water CEO Steve Robertson steps down

    The company said it would appoint Ian Marchant as executive chairman while it looked for a new CEO. "It was felt this was the right time for new leadership to take on the operational and delivery challenges for the next regulatory period (2020-25)," a spokesman for Thames Water said in an emailed statement. Robertson, who was appointed in September 2016, was previously chief executive at telecoms services companies Truphone and BT Openreach.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    United Utilities warns on renationalisation as profit rises

    United Utilities said it would pay a total dividend of 41.28 pence, an increase of 3.9%. Rival Severn Trent said this week that a re-nationalisation of the UK water industry could raise customer bills and lower investment. Labour says that water bills have risen 40% in real terms since privatisation in 1989, while water companies receive more in tax credits than they pay in tax while paying out large dividends to shareholders.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Investors slap discount on UK utilities amid election worries

    British utility stocks are trading at a growing discount to euro zone peers as investors fear the country's deepening political crisis could trigger a general election that ushers in renationalisation of the industry, worth $76 billion (£59.9 billion). The opposition Labour Party has said it wants to nationalise energy and water infrastructure if it can oust Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives from power, reversing decades of pro-privatisation policies. Simon Webber, lead portfolio manager on the global and international equities team at Schroders said those fears were "another overhang" for utilities, already subject to a discount like other UK assets because of Brexit uncertainty.

  • Factbox: What would a Labour Party government nationalise, and how?
    Reuters2 months ago

    Factbox: What would a Labour Party government nationalise, and how?

    Britain's opposition Labour Party wants to nationalise energy and water infrastructure if it can oust Prime Minister Theresa May's ruling Conservatives from power, reversing decades of pro-privatisation public policy. Despite a national election not being due until 2022, the prospect of nationalisation is worrying investors. Analysts have valued the regulated asset values of water and energy networks potentially facing nationalisation at around 125 billion pounds.

  • Has United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Been Employing Capital Shrewdly?
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    Has United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Been Employing Capital Shrewdly?

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  • Did You Miss United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) 16% Share Price Gain?
    Simply Wall St.3 months ago

    Did You Miss United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) 16% Share Price Gain?

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  • Reuters3 months ago

    UK regulator agrees water bill price cuts with three firms

    Shares in FTSE 100-listed Severn Trent and United Utilities lost 1.3 percent and 1.1 percent respectively after the announcements, while those in South West Water-owner Pennon Group fell around 1 percent. In a statement published on Thursday, Ofwat said Severn Trent would cut annual bills by an average of 4.7 percent or 16 pounds over the five year period. United Utilities will deliver a larger 11 percent, or 49 pound cut, while South West will reduce bills by 15 percent or 77 pounds.

  • A Note On United Utilities Group PLC's (LON:UU.) ROE and Debt To Equity
    Simply Wall St.4 months ago

    A Note On United Utilities Group PLC's (LON:UU.) ROE and Debt To Equity

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  • Reuters4 months ago

    Dry summer hits United Utilities' fiscal 2018 earnings

    The company also forecast higher revenue for the year ending March 31 as utilities in Britain benefit from outcome delivery incentives (ODIs) paid by regulator Ofwat for meeting or exceeding targets including project completions. United Utilities, which supplies water to 3 million homes and 200,000 businesses in the north-west of England, said trading was in line with its expectations for the year ending in March 31. United Utilities warned in November that an extreme period of hot and dry weather during the summer had caused significant strain on its water resources and network, with reservoir levels running "extremely low".

  • Moody's5 months ago

    United Utilities Water Finance Plc -- Moody's affirms ratings of United Utilities following fast-tracking decision

    Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has today affirmed the A3 senior unsecured debt ratings and long-term issuer rating of United Utilities Water Limited (UU Water), and the Baa1 senior unsecured debt ratings of UU Water's parent United Utilities PLC (UU PLC). Concurrently, Moody's has affirmed the (P)A3 ratings for issuance under the group's EMTN programme by UU Water's finance subsidiary, United Utilities Water Finance Plc, guaranteed by UU Water, and the (P)Baa1 ratings for UU PLC's EMTN programme.

  • Does United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Have A Place In Your Dividend Stock Portfolio?
    Simply Wall St.5 months ago

    Does United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Have A Place In Your Dividend Stock Portfolio?

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  • Reuters6 months ago

    Diageo, Shell boost Britain's FTSE to near three-week high

    The FTSE 100 added 0.4 percent after earlier hitting its highest level in nearly three weeks, while the midcap index handed back earlier gains to close 0.6 percent lower. A positive tone was initially set with Asian shares bouncing to a four-month high after the Federal Reserve pledged it will be patient with further interest rate hikes, signalling a potential end to its tightening cycle amid signs of slowing global growth. On the other hand, uncertainties mounted for Britain with the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator saying that time was too short to find an alternative to the Irish border arrangement agreed in their divorce deal, as London wants.

  • Is United Utilities Group PLC’s (LON:UU.) CEO Pay Fair?
    Simply Wall St.6 months ago

    Is United Utilities Group PLC’s (LON:UU.) CEO Pay Fair?

    In 2011 Steve Mogford was appointed CEO of United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.). This analysis aims first to contrast CEO compensation with other companies that have similar market capitalization. Then Read More...

  • British shares falter as Fed, oil play Scrooge
    Reuters7 months ago

    British shares falter as Fed, oil play Scrooge

    In result-driven moves, Carnival (CCL.L) tanked 10.8 percent to the bottom of the main index after the world's largest cruise operator forecast an adjusted profit for the first quarter that missed market expectations. National Grid (NG.L) was up 2.4 percent after a rating upgrade by CFRA, with Severn Trent (SVT.L) and United Utilities (UU.L) also rising. Despite calls by U.S. President Donald Trump for the Fed to stop raising interest rates, the central bank on Wednesday stuck by a plan to keep repealing support from an economy it views as strong, sending Wall Street spiralling down.

  • Simply Wall St.7 months ago

    United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Will Pay UK£0.14 In Dividends

    On the 01 February 2019, United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) will be paying shareholders an upcoming dividend amount of UK£0.14 per share. However, investors must have bought the company's stock Read More...

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents8 months ago

    Edited Transcript of UU.L earnings conference call or presentation 21-Nov-18 9:00am GMT

    Half Year 2019 United Utilities Group PLC Earnings Call

  • What Are Analysts Expecting From United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) In The Year Ahead?
    Simply Wall St.8 months ago

    What Are Analysts Expecting From United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) In The Year Ahead?

    Based on United Utilities Group PLC’s (LON:UU.) earnings update in March 2018, analyst consensus outlook appear pessimistic, with profits predicted to drop by -0.1% next year. However, compared to its Read More...

  • Reuters8 months ago

    United Utilities HY profit jumps on government incentives, lower costs

    Water utilities in Britain enjoy delivery incentives paid by regulator Ofwat for meeting or exceeding targets, including project completions and customer service. United Utilities, which supplies water to three million homes and 200,000 businesses across the North West of England, said it expects to meet its target of net delivery incentives outcome over the 2015-20 period.

  • Royal Mail, airlines and housebuilders mar start of fourth quarter for FTSE
    Reuters10 months ago

    Royal Mail, airlines and housebuilders mar start of fourth quarter for FTSE

    By Danilo Masoni and Helen Reid MILAN/LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's top share index lagged other European markets on Monday as investors kept one eye on developments over Brexit from the ruling Conservative ...