United Utilities Group (UU.)

Sector:

Utilities

Index:

FTSE 100

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975.50p
   
  • Change Today:
    -2.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,039.00
  • 52 Week Low: 854.50
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 681.90m
  • Volume: 2,033,886
  • Market Cap: 6,652m
  • RiskGrade: 63
  • Beta: 0.38

United Utilities Overview

United manages and operates the regulated electricity distribution, water and wastewater networks in north west England.

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United Utilities Financials

Latest F'cast
Div Yield 3.9% 3.8%
Div Cover 1.2 1.2
Op Mrgn 32.8% 22.7%
ROCE 5.4%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 20.5 21.3
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 3.8 3.9
Pr/Book 2.5  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 0.6% -1.5%
PBT 3.5% 9.5%
EPS -8.1% -4.0%
DPS 2.0% 1.4%

United Utilities Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Mar-12 1,564.90 280.40 35.30p 17.0 17.0 +1% 32.01p 5.3%
31-Mar-13 1,636.00 311.80 38.70p 18.3 1.8 +10% 34.32p 4.8%
31-Mar-14 1,688.80 543.30 44.70p 17.6 1.1 +16% 36.04p 4.6%
31-Mar-15 1,720.20 341.60 51.90p 18.0 1.1 +16% 37.70p 4.0%
31-Mar-16 1,730.00 353.50 47.70p 19.4 n/a -8% 38.45p 4.2%

a. Based on UK GAAP presentation of accounts - includes discontinued activities

United Utilities Forecasts

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Mar-17 1,703.77 386.91 45.81p 21.3 n/a -4% 38.97p 3.8%
31-Mar-18 1,745.92 375.80 45.81p 21.3 1,524.5 0% 39.93p 3.9%
31-Mar-19 1,811.79 419.07 50.39p 19.4 1.9 +10% 41.08p 4.1%

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United Utilities Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 13-Apr-2017 10:51 RNS
Trading Statement 28-Mar-2017 07:00 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 14-Mar-2017 13:27 RNS

Latest United Utilities Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
11-Apr-17 Buy Steven L Mogford 996.00p 18 179.28
11-Apr-17 Buy Russ Houlden 996.00p 18 179.28
11-Apr-17 Buy Steven L Mogford 996.00p 18 179.28

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Note 2: RiskGrade figures are provided by RiskMetrics.

Note 3: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 4: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 5: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 6: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

United Utilities Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 975.50p
Change Today -2.00p
% Change -0.20 %
52 Week High 1,039.00
52 Week Low 854.50
Volume 2,033,886
Shares Issued 681.90m
Market Cap 6,652m
Beta 0.38
RiskGrade 63

United Utilities Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
31.89% below the market average31.89% below the market average31.89% below the market average31.89% below the market average31.89% below the market average
71.43% below the sector average71.43% below the sector average71.43% below the sector average71.43% below the sector average71.43% below the sector average
Price Trend
13.12% below the market average13.12% below the market average13.12% below the market average13.12% below the market average13.12% below the market average
25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average25.00% above the sector average
Income
50.61% above the market average50.61% above the market average50.61% above the market average50.61% above the market average50.61% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Growth
67.95% below the market average67.95% below the market average67.95% below the market average67.95% below the market average67.95% below the market average
42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average42.86% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 4
Buy 1
Neutral 5
Sell 1
Strong Sell 3
Total 14
neutral
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United Utilities Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 15-Dec-16 23-Jun-16
Paid 01-Feb-17 01-Aug-16
Amount 12.95p 25.64p

Trades for 21-Apr-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:08 221 @ 971.39p
17:08 8,126 @ 975.89p
17:07 3,933 @ 975.65p
17:07 206 @ 975.65p
17:05 429 @ 975.89p

United Utilities Key Personnel

CFO Russ Houlden
CEO Steven L Mogford

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