United Utilities Group PLC (OTCMKTS:UUGRY) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of United Utilities Group PLC (OTCMKTS:UUGRY) have received an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six research firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company.

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on UUGRY. Royal Bank of Canada downgraded United Utilities Group from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating in a report on Friday, September 6th. Jefferies Financial Group cut United Utilities Group from a “hold” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, September 19th.

Shares of UUGRY opened at $21.87 on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $7.56 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.98 and a beta of 0.47. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $22.39 and a 200-day moving average of $20.46. The company has a current ratio of 0.69, a quick ratio of 0.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.29. United Utilities Group has a 52 week low of $17.78 and a 52 week high of $23.39.

United Utilities Group Company Profile

United Utilities Group PLC provides water and wastewater services in the United Kingdom. It is also involved in renewable energy generation, corporate trustee, financing, and property management activities; and the provision of consulting and project management services. The company operates 42,000 kilometers (km) of water pipes; 77,000 km of wastewater pipes; 568 wastewater treatment works; and 88 water treatment works.

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