Today: The United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Upgraded to “Buy” at Societe Generale

The United Utilities Group PLC (UU) Upgraded to “Buy” at Societe Generale

Societe Generale upgraded shares of United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) to a buy rating in a research report released on Thursday. Societe Generale currently has GBX 1,040 ($12.87) price target on the stock.

UU has been the topic of several other research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an overweight rating and issued a GBX 1,120 ($13.86) price target on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, September 7th. Deutsche Bank AG lifted their price objective on shares of United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 1,000 ($12.38) to GBX 1,150 ($14.23) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 13th. HSBC reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 1,060 ($13.12) price objective on shares of United Utilities Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, July 5th. Jefferies Group lifted their price objective on shares of United Utilities Group PLC from GBX 890 ($11.01) to GBX 940 ($11.63) and gave the stock a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, September 22nd. Finally, Credit Suisse Group AG cut shares of United Utilities Group PLC to a neutral rating and lifted their price objective for the stock from GBX 970 ($12.00) to GBX 990 ($12.25) in a research report on Thursday, July 21st. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and five 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).

United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) traded up 0.43% on Thursday, reaching GBX 944.50. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,344,641 shares. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 6.44 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 975.99 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 971.31. United Utilities Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 884.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,065.55.

In related news, insider Goligher,Alison acquired 3,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 4th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 995 ($12.31) per share, for a total transaction of £29,850 ($36,943.07). Also, insider Houlden,Russ acquired 37 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 12th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 975 ($12.07) per share, for a total transaction of £360.75 ($446.47).

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