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Societe Generale upgraded United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) to Buy in a statement released earlier today.

Just yesterday United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) traded 1.60% higher at 950.00GBX. UU’s 50-day average is 973.97GBX and its two hundred day average is 971.88GBX. With the last stock price close down -2.25% from the 200-day moving average, compared to the S&P 500 which has decreased -0.01% over the same time. 2,115,593 shares of UU traded hands, up from an average trading volume of 1,688,920

Societe Generale has upgraded United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) to Buy in a statement released on 10/18/2016.

On 10/05/2016, RBC Capital Markets reported about United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) raised the target price from 975.00GBX to 1,000.00GBX. At the time, this indicated a possible upside of 0.02%.

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United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)

United Utilities Group PLC has a one year low of 884.00GBX and a one year high of 1,065.55GBX with a PE ratio of 16.32 United Utilities Group PLC’s market capitalization is currently 0 GBX.

Also covering United Utilities Group PLC's target, a total of 15 brokers have issued a report on United Utilities Group PLC. The 12-month price target is 951.40GBX with 1 brokerage rating the stock a strong buy, five equity analysts rating the company a buy, nine analysts rating the company a hold, one analyst rating the company a underperform, and lastly 2 firms rating the stock a sell.

About United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU)

United Utilities Group PLC is a water company. The Company, through its subsidiary, United Utilities Water Limited (United Utilities Water), manages the regulated water and wastewater network in the North West of England, providing services to around seven million people and businesses. It owns over 55,000 hectares of land around its reservoirs. It collects water from the environment, clean and distributes it to its customers before collecting it, treating it, and then returning it back to the environment. The Company produced approximately 138 Gigawatt hours (GWh) of renewable energy through sludge treatment centers and solar installations, enough to power over 40,000 homes. It delivers approximately 1,700 million liters of clean drinking water to its customers every day through over 40,000 kilometers of water pipes. United Utilities Water holds licenses to provide water and wastewater services to a population of approximately seven million people in the North West of England.

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