In the last one month, the stock lost -6.96%, and a 3-month period gives it a -0.65% and has dropped -6.49% in the previous 5 days. When we study the stock’s price variations over a week and a month, we find volatility rates that range from 3.35% over a week to 2.97% over a month.
What they do…
The Unitil Corporation is dedicated to providing electrification in New England safely and reliably. The company is committed to providing dependable, more efficient energy to the communities throughout the country.
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It was announced that the Board of Directors of Unitil Corporation (NYSE: UTL) had increased its quarterly dividend to $0.38 per share, bringing the effective annualized dividend rate to $1.52 per share. Furthermore, the Board declared an ordinary dividend of $0.38 per share for the first quarter, payable February 26, 2021, to shareholders of record on February 12, 2021.
The company’s chairman and president, Thomas P. Meissner, Jr., said that he was pleased that it has again increased its quarterly dividend rate for its shareholders. The company is poised to continue paying quarterly dividends since trading began on its common stock. This reflects the company’s confidence in continued growth, he added.
In addition to Unitil’s unbroken record of constantly paying cash dividends, the company has never decreased its dividends on its common stock.
To make a smart investment, investors usually like to observe analyst ratings. The UTL stock is covered by 3 analysts, the first of whom rates it Buy, while the other two advise investors to Hold, and no analyst gave it Underweight or a Sell rating. A look at the overall ratings indicates that Unitil Corporation (UTL) stock is rated as Overweight.