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United Utilities Group LSE:UU. Stock Report

Last Price

UK£10.26

Market Cap

UK£7.0b

7D

-0.7%

1Y

-5.4%

Updated

29 Nov, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
UU. fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation3/6
Future Growth3/6
Past Performance4/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends4/6

UU. Stock Overview

United Utilities Group PLC provides water and wastewater services in the United Kingdom.

United Utilities Group PLC Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for United Utilities Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUK£10.26
52 Week HighUK£11.87
52 Week LowUK£8.13
Beta0.36
1 Month Change8.89%
3 Month Change-2.89%
1 Year Change-5.39%
3 Year Change21.22%
5 Year Change26.59%
Change since IPO201.77%

Recent News & Updates

United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.1517

Nov 26
United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.1517

Recent updates

United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.1517

Nov 26
United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Is Increasing Its Dividend To £0.1517

United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

Aug 30
United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Takes On Some Risk With Its Use Of Debt

United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) Dividend Will Be Increased To UK£0.29

Jun 21
United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) Dividend Will Be Increased To UK£0.29

United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Feb 04
United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Does United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Dec 28
Does United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) Dividend Will Be Increased To UK£0.14

Nov 27
United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) Dividend Will Be Increased To UK£0.14

Returns At United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Appear To Be Weighed Down

Oct 24
Returns At United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Appear To Be Weighed Down

An Intrinsic Calculation For United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Suggests It's 49% Undervalued

Sep 07
An Intrinsic Calculation For United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Suggests It's 49% Undervalued

Does United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Jul 30
Does United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Here's Why United Utilities Group PLC's (LON:UU.) CEO Compensation Is The Least Of Shareholders' Concerns

Jul 17
Here's Why United Utilities Group PLC's (LON:UU.) CEO Compensation Is The Least Of Shareholders' Concerns

The Returns At United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Aren't Growing

Jun 15
The Returns At United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Aren't Growing

Is United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Trading At A 41% Discount?

Mar 10
Is United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Trading At A 41% Discount?

United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Investors Should Think About This Before Buying It For Its Dividend

Feb 24
United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Investors Should Think About This Before Buying It For Its Dividend

Should United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Focus On Improving This Fundamental Metric?

Feb 09
Should United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Focus On Improving This Fundamental Metric?

United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

Jan 27
United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

What Type Of Shareholders Make Up United Utilities Group PLC's (LON:UU.) Share Registry?

Jan 15
What Type Of Shareholders Make Up United Utilities Group PLC's (LON:UU.) Share Registry?

Returns On Capital At United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Paint An Interesting Picture

Jan 05
Returns On Capital At United Utilities Group (LON:UU.) Paint An Interesting Picture

A Quick Analysis On United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) CEO Salary

Dec 24
A Quick Analysis On United Utilities Group's (LON:UU.) CEO Salary

Don't Race Out To Buy United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Just Because It's Going Ex-Dividend

Dec 13
Don't Race Out To Buy United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Just Because It's Going Ex-Dividend

Have Insiders Sold United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Shares Recently?

Dec 06
Have Insiders Sold United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Shares Recently?

United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Just Released Its Half-Year Results And Analysts Are Updating Their Estimates

Nov 28
United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) Just Released Its Half-Year Results And Analysts Are Updating Their Estimates

Are Investors Undervaluing United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) By 22%?

Nov 25
Are Investors Undervaluing United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU.) By 22%?

Shareholder Returns

UU.GB Water UtilitiesGB Market
7D-0.7%0.7%1.1%
1Y-5.4%-7.2%-7.0%

Return vs Industry: UU. exceeded the UK Water Utilities industry which returned -7.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: UU. exceeded the UK Market which returned -7% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is UU.'s price volatile compared to industry and market?
UU. volatility
UU. Average Weekly Movement4.5%
Water Utilities Industry Average Movement4.5%
Market Average Movement5.9%
10% most volatile stocks in GB Market10.9%
10% least volatile stocks in GB Market2.9%

Stable Share Price: UU. is not significantly more volatile than the rest of UK stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 5% a week.

Volatility Over Time: UU.'s weekly volatility (5%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
20086,000Steve Mogfordhttps://www.unitedutilities.com

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 Fundamentals Summary

How do United Utilities Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
UU. fundamental statistics
Market CapUK£7.00b
Earnings (TTM)UK£512.40m
Revenue (TTM)UK£1.85b

13.7x

P/E Ratio

3.8x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
UU. income statement (TTM)
RevenueUK£1.85b
Cost of RevenueUK£179.10m
Gross ProfitUK£1.67b
Other ExpensesUK£1.16b
EarningsUK£512.40m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)0.75
Gross Margin90.32%
Net Profit Margin27.70%
Debt/Equity Ratio262.7%

How did UU. perform over the long term?

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Dividends

4.3%

Current Dividend Yield

59%

Payout Ratio

Does UU. pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy UU. by to receive an upcoming dividend?
United Utilities Group dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateDec 22 2022
Dividend Pay DateFeb 01 2023
Days until Ex dividend22 days
Days until Dividend pay date63 days

Does UU. pay a reliable dividends?

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