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Water, Water Everywhere and the More Cautious Investor Might Want to Drink at the United Utilities Well

By Malcolm Stacey | Thursday 28 May 2020

Disclosure: I own shares in one or more of the stocks mentioned. I wrote this article myself, and it expresses my own opinions. I am not receiving compensation for it (other than from ShareProphets). I have no business relationship with any company whose stock is mentioned in this article.

Hello Share Mashers. One of the sectors which shouldn’t be too affected by the coronavirus is the utilities, those companies that supply the essential needs of electricity, gas and water. To choose a utility should leave your dividend fairly safe, while the share price should not be overly vulnerable to virus-related disasters. One of my favourite companies is United Utilities (UU.)...

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