NASDAQ:ARTNA - Artesian Resources Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$38.77 -0.01 (-0.03 %)
(As of 03/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$38.78
Today's Range$38.7087 - $39.6494
52-Week Range$32.27 - $40.97
Volume5,889 shs
Average Volume11,674 shs
Market Capitalization$358.23 million
P/E Ratio26.33
Dividend Yield2.41%
Artesian Resources Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides water, wastewater, and other services on the Delmarva Peninsula. The company distributes and sells water to residential, commercial, industrial, governmental, municipal, and utility customers, as well as for public and private fire protection in the states of Delaware, Maryland, and Pennsylvania; and offers wastewater services to customers in Delaware. It also provides contract water and wastewater services; water, sewer, and internal service line protection plans; and wastewater management services, as well as design, construction, and engineering services. In addition, the company offers services to other water utilities, including operations and billing functions; and owns real estate properties, including land for office buildings, a water treatment plant, and wastewater facility. As of December 31, 2017, it served approximately 84,200 metered water customers in Delaware, 2,300 metered water customers in Maryland, and 40 customers in Pennsylvania through 1,293 miles of transmission and distribution mains. Artesian Resources Corporation was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Newark, Delaware.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ARTNA



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$80.41 million
Cash Flow$3.2201 per share
Book Value$15.91 per share


Net Income$14.28 million


Market Cap$358.23 million
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated)

Artesian Resources (NASDAQ:ARTNA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Artesian Resources' stock symbol?

Artesian Resources trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ARTNA."

How often does Artesian Resources pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Artesian Resources?

Artesian Resources announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 8th will be given a dividend of $0.2423 per share on Friday, February 22nd. This represents a $0.97 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 7th. This is a positive change from Artesian Resources's previous quarterly dividend of $0.24. View Artesian Resources' Dividend History.

How were Artesian Resources' earnings last quarter?

Artesian Resources Co. (NASDAQ:ARTNA) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The utilities provider earned $20.24 million during the quarter. Artesian Resources had a net margin of 17.76% and a return on equity of 9.59%. View Artesian Resources' Earnings History.

When is Artesian Resources' next earnings date?

Artesian Resources is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Artesian Resources.

Has Artesian Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about ARTNA stock have trended neutral on Tuesday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Artesian Resources earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of Artesian Resources' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Artesian Resources own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Artesian Resources investors own include Twilio (TWLO), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), Munchener Ruckvers (MEURV), AT&T (T), Applied Materials (AMAT), YRC Worldwide (YRCW), Varex Imaging (VREX), First Bank (FRBA), Graco (GGG) and Macarthur Minerals (MMS).

Who are Artesian Resources' key executives?

Artesian Resources' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David B. Spacht, CFO & Treasurer (Age 59)
  • Mr. John M. Thaeder, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Joseph A. DiNunzio, Exec. VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Dian C. Taylor, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 73)
  • Mr. Karl G. Randall Esq., Gen. Counsel & Assistant Sec.

Who are Artesian Resources' major shareholders?

Artesian Resources' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (4.76%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.92%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.92%), First Manhattan Co. (2.48%), Costello Asset Management INC (1.70%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.44%). Company insiders that own Artesian Resources stock include Dian C Taylor, John R Eisenbrey Jr, Kenneth R Biederman, Nicholle Renee Taylor and William C Wyer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Artesian Resources.

Which institutional investors are selling Artesian Resources stock?

ARTNA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Algert Global LLC, Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA, MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, Barclays PLC, Northern Trust Corp, First Manhattan Co. and Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Artesian Resources.

Which institutional investors are buying Artesian Resources stock?

ARTNA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Costello Asset Management INC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., BlackRock Inc., Water Asset Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Whittier Trust Co. and Geode Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Artesian Resources.

How do I buy shares of Artesian Resources?

Shares of ARTNA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Artesian Resources' stock price today?

One share of ARTNA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.77.

How big of a company is Artesian Resources?

Artesian Resources has a market capitalization of $358.23 million and generates $80.41 million in revenue each year.

What is Artesian Resources' official website?

The official website for Artesian Resources is

How can I contact Artesian Resources?

Artesian Resources' mailing address is 664 CHURCHMANS RD, NEWARK DE, 19702. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 302-453-6900 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Artesian Resources (NASDAQ ARTNA)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  135 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  194 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  329
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Artesian Resources and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ARTNA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ARTNA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/19/2019 by Staff

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