United Utilities Group - UU Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,098
  • Forecasted Upside: 22.11 %
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 899.20
▲ +10.4 (1.17%)

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Analyst Price Target for UU

Analyst Price Target is GBX 1,098
▲ +22.11% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for United Utilities Group in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 1,098, with a high forecast of GBX 1,160 and a low forecast of GBX 980. The average price target represents a 22.11% upside from the last price of GBX 899.20.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 5 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in United Utilities Group. This rating has held steady since February 2022, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 4 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
4/12/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 2 hold ratings
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7/11/2021
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10/9/2021
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1/7/2022
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4/7/2022
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7/6/2022
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9/4/2022
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 1 sell ratings
10/4/2022

Latest Recommendations

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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/4/2022BarclaysLower TargetOverweightGBX 1,220 ➝ GBX 1,150
6/28/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
5/27/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,160
5/11/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight
5/3/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 980
5/3/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformGBX 1,100
4/4/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformGBX 1,100
3/25/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight
2/8/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight
2/8/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
1/25/2022Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,100
12/2/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetHoldGBX 1,050 ➝ GBX 1,100
11/25/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 1,060 ➝ GBX 1,100
10/19/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
6/22/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHoldGBX 980 ➝ GBX 1,050
1/13/2021BarclaysLower TargetOverweightGBX 1,125 ➝ GBX 1,110
11/23/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformGBX 950
6/16/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 920 ➝ GBX 910
6/10/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 996 ➝ GBX 950
6/3/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 920
5/26/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
5/22/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
4/24/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
4/14/2020BarclaysBoost TargetOverweightGBX 960 ➝ GBX 1,020
4/9/2020HSBCUpgradeBuy
4/7/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 1,025 ➝ GBX 975
4/6/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 1,120 ➝ GBX 1,070
4/1/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 1,020
4/1/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 1,011 ➝ GBX 996
3/24/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 986 ➝ GBX 1,011
3/13/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetBuyGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 1,000
3/5/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,070 ➝ GBX 1,100
3/4/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 1,120
2/28/2020Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 860 ➝ GBX 920
2/21/2020CitigroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 865 ➝ GBX 1,128
2/20/2020HSBCUpgradeHoldGBX 900 ➝ GBX 1,000
2/18/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 900 ➝ GBX 1,100
2/11/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 660 ➝ GBX 1,100
2/3/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 980 ➝ GBX 1,070
1/20/2020Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
1/17/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 850 ➝ GBX 1,025
12/16/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost TargetBuyGBX 850 ➝ GBX 950
12/13/2019BarclaysUpgradeOverweightGBX 940 ➝ GBX 960
12/13/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingUnderperform
12/4/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 815 ➝ GBX 868
11/15/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
11/14/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
11/8/2019HSBCDowngradeReduceGBX 860 ➝ GBX 760
10/16/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
10/14/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
9/19/2019Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeUnderperformGBX 870 ➝ GBX 660
9/13/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
9/6/2019Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformGBX 950 ➝ GBX 850
9/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 900
7/23/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeBuyGBX 820 ➝ GBX 850
7/18/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
7/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
7/8/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 920 ➝ GBX 900
7/5/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 830 ➝ GBX 820
6/19/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
6/17/2019MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 950
5/16/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower TargetHoldGBX 850 ➝ GBX 830
5/14/2019Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperformGBX 800 ➝ GBX 860
5/1/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
4/9/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 950 ➝ GBX 920
4/5/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 815 ➝ GBX 825
4/5/2019BarclaysBoost TargetEqual weightGBX 910 ➝ GBX 950
3/25/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHoldGBX 850
2/8/2019Liberum CapitalDowngradeHoldGBX 700 ➝ GBX 950
2/6/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
1/30/2019BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual WeightGBX 910
1/24/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 753 ➝ GBX 787
1/18/2019HSBCBoost TargetHoldGBX 820 ➝ GBX 840
12/13/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight
12/12/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
12/11/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 950
11/26/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperformGBX 1,050 ➝ GBX 950
11/13/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeBuy
10/2/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHoldGBX 820 ➝ GBX 850
9/18/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 530
9/17/2018UBS GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 782 ➝ GBX 733
9/10/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 735
9/3/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,050
8/29/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 811
8/28/2018HSBCReiterated RatingHoldGBX 820
8/23/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
7/27/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
7/27/2018Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight
6/27/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral
5/16/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
5/4/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
5/4/2018Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeOutperformGBX 850 ➝ GBX 820
3/16/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
3/9/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,000
3/6/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweightGBX 840 ➝ GBX 735
3/5/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral
1/26/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 778
1/12/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 870
1/5/2018Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutralGBX 850
12/14/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 870
12/7/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 1,070 ➝ GBX 1,000
12/6/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeBuyGBX 930 ➝ GBX 870
11/17/2017HSBCDowngradeHoldGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 900
11/14/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
11/7/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 930
11/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 850
10/26/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,070
(Data available from 10/4/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.31 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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3/8/2022
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4/7/2022
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5/7/2022
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6/6/2022
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7/6/2022
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10/4/2022

Current Sentiment

  • 2 very positive mentions
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United Utilities Group logo
United Utilities Group PLC provides water and wastewater services in the United Kingdom. It is also involved in the renewable energy generation, corporate trustee, financing, and property management activities; and provision of consulting, and project management services. The company operates 42,000 kilometers of water pipes; and 78,000 km of wastewater pipes. United Utilities Group PLC was incorporated in 2008 and is based in Warrington, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 899.20
Low: 859.60
High: 900.40

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 1,061.72
Low: 883.40
High: 1,145

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 899.20
Low: 850
High: 1,186.88

Volume

1,890,198 shs

Average Volume

328,047 shs

Market Capitalization

£6.13 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

4.89%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of United Utilities Group?

The following Wall Street sell-side analysts have issued stock ratings on United Utilities Group in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, and Royal Bank of Canada.
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What is the current price target for United Utilities Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for United Utilities Group in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 1,098, suggesting a possible upside of 23.5%. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft has the highest price target set, predicting UU will reach GBX 1,160 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 980 for United Utilities Group in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for United Utilities Group?

United Utilities Group currently has 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in UU, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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What other companies compete with United Utilities Group?

Other companies that are similar to United Utilities Group include Severn Trent, Centrica, Drax Group, Pennon Group and ContourGlobal. Learn More about companies similar to United Utilities Group.

How do I contact United Utilities Group's investor relations team?

United Utilities Group's physical mailing address is Haweswater HSE, Lingley Green Avenue, WARRINGTON, WA5 3LP, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-1925-237000. The official website for United Utilities Group is www.unitedutilities.com. Learn More about contacing United Utilities Group investor relations.