United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) insider Steven L. Mogford bought 17 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 13th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,059 ($13.84) per share, for a total transaction of £180.03 ($235.21).
Shares of United Utilities Group stock opened at GBX 1,061 ($13.86) on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 278.85, a current ratio of 1.02 and a quick ratio of 0.99. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is GBX 1,056.73 and its 200-day simple moving average is GBX 993.89. The stock has a market cap of £7.23 billion and a P/E ratio of 15.90. United Utilities Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 800.40 ($10.46) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,093.50 ($14.29).
Separately, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft cut shares of United Utilities Group to a “hold” rating and lifted their target price for the stock from GBX 980 ($12.80) to GBX 1,050 ($13.72) in a research note on Tuesday, June 22nd.
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 waste treatment, consulting, and project management services. The company operates 42,000 kilometers of water pipes; 78,000 km of wastewater pipes; 567 wastewater treatment works; and 88 water treatment works.
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