Unitil Corporation (UTL) EPS Estimated At $0.92

April 25, 2018 - By reb123z

Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 1.52 in 2017 Q4. Its down 0.12, from 1.64 in 2017Q3. It is negative, as 6 investors sold Unitil Corporation shares while 36 reduced holdings. 20 funds opened positions while 44 raised stakes. 8.97 million shares or 6.29% more from 8.44 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Metropolitan Life New York accumulated 0% or 4,507 shares. Adage Cap Partners Ltd Liability Corporation stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL). Evercore Wealth Mngmt Limited reported 0% in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL). Strs Ohio owns 0% invested in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) for 9,700 shares. Wells Fargo Communication Mn holds 0% in Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) or 88,839 shares. Sei Invests invested in 0.01% or 41,985 shares. Salem Inv Counselors reported 750 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Trexquant Inv L P reported 8,655 shares. Victory reported 24,803 shares stake. Northern Trust Corporation accumulated 185,928 shares. Chicago Equity Prns Ltd Liability owns 10,745 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Fuller Thaler Asset Mgmt Inc reported 12,615 shares. Qs Invsts Limited Com owns 20,412 shares. Tower Rech Limited Liability Company (Trc) owns 1,589 shares for 0.01% of their portfolio. Panagora Asset Management accumulated 70,798 shares or 0.01% of the stock.

Analysts expect Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) to report $0.92 EPS on April, 26 before the open.They anticipate $0.04 EPS change or 4.55 % from last quarter’s $0.88 EPS. UTL’s profit would be $13.67M giving it 12.57 P/E if the $0.92 EPS is correct. After having $0.79 EPS previously, Unitil Corporation’s analysts see 16.46 % EPS growth. The stock increased 0.13% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $46.24. About 45,237 shares traded. Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) has risen 2.74% since April 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.81% the S&P500.

Unitil Corporation (NYSE:UTL) Ratings Coverage

Among 2 analysts covering Unitil (NYSE:UTL), 1 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Unitil had 3 analyst reports since December 18, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, December 26 the stock rating was upgraded by Janney Capital to “Buy”. The rating was downgraded by Bank of America to “Sell” on Friday, April 13.

Unitil Corporation, a public utility holding company, engages in the distribution of electricity and natural gas in the United States. The company has market cap of $686.90 million. It operates through three divisions: Utility Gas Operations, Utility Electric Operations, and Non-Regulated. It has a 22.48 P/E ratio. The firm distributes electricity in the southeastern seacoast and state capital regions of New Hampshire, and the greater Fitchburg area of north central Massachusetts; and distributes natural gas in southeastern New Hampshire, portions of southern Maine to the Lewiston-Auburn area, and in the greater Fitchburg area of north central Massachusetts.

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