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United Utilities Group PLC (UU.L)


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Previous close898.00
Open898.50
Bid850.00 x 98600
Ask950.00 x 60300
Day's range889.50 - 898.50
52-week range849.00 - 1,078.00
Volume1,587,854
Avg. volume2,049,328
Market cap6.08B
Beta0.30
PE ratio (TTM)14.04
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings dateN/A
Dividend & yield0.49 (4.29%)
Ex-dividend date2017-06-22
1y target estN/A
  • United Utilities pleads guilty to supplying water unfit for human consumption
    Sky News4 days ago

    United Utilities pleads guilty to supplying water unfit for human consumption

    Water firm United Utilities (LSE: UU.L - news) has pleaded guilty to supplying water that was unfit for human consumption. About 700,000 people in Lancashire had to boil their water before drinking it for almost three weeks in the summer of 2015 when a parasite was found at the Franklaw water treatment works in Preston (Other OTC: PSNP - news) . The microbial parasite cryptosporidium left customers without safe drinking water causing supermarkets to put a restriction on the amount of bottled water bought per customer after a surge of panic buyers.

  • Reuters - UK Focus4 days ago

    United Utilities pleads guilty to unclean water supply

    British water company United Utilities said on Wednesday it had pleaded guilty to a charge of providing water that was unfit for human consumption from its water treatment unit in Preston, Lancashire. ...

  • Reuters - UK Focus5 days ago

    Britain's water regulator chief Cathryn Ross to step down

    Britain's Water Services Regulation Authority said its chief Cathryn Ross would be leaving the regulator to take up a position in the private sector unconnected with the water industry. Ofwat said it had ...