United Utilities Group PLC (LON:UU) insider Steven L. Mogford purchased 22 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 11th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 856 ($11.26) per share, with a total value of £188.32 ($247.72).
LON UU opened at GBX 855.80 ($11.26) on Thursday. United Utilities Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 713 ($9.38) and a 12 month high of GBX 895.60 ($11.78). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 279.02, a current ratio of 0.94 and a quick ratio of 0.84. The company has a market capitalization of $5.95 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.89. The company’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 862.40 and its two-hundred day moving average price is GBX 814.78.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, February 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 19th will be paid a dividend of GBX 14.20 ($0.19) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 19th. This represents a yield of 1.63%. United Utilities Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.93%.
About United Utilities Group
United Utilities Group PLC provides water and wastewater services in the United Kingdom. It is also involved in renewable energy generation, corporate trustee, financing, and property management activities; and the provision of consulting and project management services. The company operates 42,000 kilometers (km) of water pipes; 77,000 km of wastewater pipes; 568 wastewater treatment works; and 88 water treatment works.
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