United Utilities Group PLC (OTC:UUGRY) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Societe Generale from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research report issued on Thursday.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Citigroup Inc. cut United Utilities Group PLC from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 3rd. Credit Suisse Group AG cut United Utilities Group PLC from an “outperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 21st.

United Utilities Group PLC (OTC:UUGRY) traded up 3.02% during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $23.03. The stock had a trading volume of 726 shares. United Utilities Group PLC has a 52 week low of $22.33 and a 52 week high of $30.64. The firm has a market cap of $7.85 billion, a P/E ratio of 15.56 and a beta of 0.44. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $25.43 and a 200-day moving average of $26.55.

United Utilities Group PLC Company Profile

United Utilities Group PLC provides water and sewage services. The Company through its subsidiary, United Utilities Water Limited, manages the regulated water and wastewater network in the North West of England, providing services to approximately seven million people and businesses. The Company manages around 120,000 kilometers of water pipes and sewers.

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