United Utilities Group (UU.)

Sector:

Utilities

Index:

FTSE 100

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1,004.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -4.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,039.00
  • 52 Week Low: 854.50
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 681.90m
  • Volume: 1,601,406
  • Market Cap: 6,846m
  • RiskGrade: 69
  • Beta: 0.50

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 3.8% 3.9%
Div Cover 1.2 1.2
Op Mrgn 32.8% 22.0%
ROCE 5.4%  
Latest F'cast
P/E 21.0 22.2
PEG n/a n/a
Pr/Revenue 4.0 4.0
Pr/Book 2.5  
Latest F'cast
Revenue 0.6% -0.9%
PBT 3.5% 6.8%
EPS -8.1% -5.3%
DPS 2.0% 0.9%

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 1,714.43 377.59 45.15p 22.2 n/a -5% 38.81p 3.9%
31-Mar-18 1,759.64 376.51 46.31p 21.7 8.5 +3% 39.82p 4.0%
31-Mar-19 1,819.78 417.13 50.53p 19.9 2.2 +9% 40.97p 4.1%

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United Utilities Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding 14-Mar-2017 13:27 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 01-Mar-2017 11:29 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 15-Feb-2017 09:47 RNS

Latest United Utilities Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
13-Mar-17 Buy Dividends Steven L Mogford 969.00p 19 184.11
13-Mar-17 Buy Dividends Russ Houlden 969.00p 20 193.80
28-Feb-17 Sell Sara Weller 974.68p 659 6,423.14

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

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 1,004.00p
Change Today -4.00p
% Change -0.40 %
52 Week High 1,039.00
52 Week Low 854.50
Volume 1,601,406
Shares Issued 681.90m
Market Cap 6,846m
Beta 0.50
RiskGrade 69

United Utilities Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
43.21% below the market average43.21% below the market average43.21% below the market average43.21% below the market average43.21% 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
11.47% above the market average11.47% above the market average11.47% above the market average11.47% above the market average11.47% above the market average
71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average71.43% above the sector average
Income
41.86% above the market average41.86% above the market average41.86% above the market average41.86% above the market average41.86% above the market average
Sector averageSector averageSector averageSector averageSector average
Growth
67.29% below the market average67.29% below the market average67.29% below the market average67.29% below the market average67.29% 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 5
Buy 1
Neutral 3
Sell 1
Strong Sell 3
Total 13
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 24-Mar-2017

Time Volume / Share Price
17:08 103 @ 1,007.08p
17:01 1,971 @ 1,005.74p
17:01 427 @ 1,004.09p
17:01 5 @ 1,007.60p
16:59 468 @ 1,004.10p

United Utilities Key Personnel

CFO Russ Houlden
CEO Steven L Mogford

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