NASDAQ:ARTNA - Artesian Resources Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$38.39 +0.88 (+2.35 %)
(As of 06/20/2018 05:30 AM ET)
Previous Close$37.51
Today's Range$37.24 - $38.61
52-Week Range$32.00 - $43.22
Volume15,513 shs
Average Volume19,232 shs
Market Capitalization$346.18 million
P/E Ratio16.69
Dividend Yield2.55%
Beta0.11
Artesian Resources logoArtesian 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
SectorUtilities
SymbolNASDAQ:ARTNA
CUSIP04311320
Phone302-453-6900

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71
Current Ratio0.47
Quick Ratio0.43

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16.69
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$82.24 million
Price / Sales4.31
Cash Flow$3.4246 per share
Price / Cash11.21
Book Value$15.91 per share
Price / Book2.41

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.30
Net Income$13.98 million
Net Margins17.54%
Return on Equity10.49%
Return on Assets3.15%

Miscellaneous

Employees233
Outstanding Shares9,230,000

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 4th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 14th will be given a dividend of $0.2387 per share on Friday, May 25th. This represents a $0.95 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.49%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 11th. 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) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.37 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.35 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $18.91 million for the quarter. Artesian Resources had a net margin of 17.54% and a return on equity of 10.49%. 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, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Artesian Resources.

Who are some of Artesian Resources' key competitors?

Who are Artesian Resources' key executives?

Artesian Resources' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David B. Spacht, CFO & Treasurer (Age 58)
  • Mr. John M. Thaeder, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 60)
  • Mr. Joseph A. DiNunzio, Exec. VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 55)
  • Ms. Dian C. Taylor, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 72)
  • Mr. Karl G. Randall Esq., Gen. Counsel & Assistant Sec.

Has Artesian Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ARTNA stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Artesian Resources earned a news sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.99 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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. (4.24%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.74%), Water Asset Management LLC (2.26%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.79%), Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (0.78%) and Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA (0.77%). Company insiders that own Artesian Resources stock include Dian C Taylor, John R Eisenbrey Jr, Kenneth R Biederman, Nicholle Renee Taylor, Pierre A Anderson and William C Wyer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Artesian Resources.

Which major investors are selling Artesian Resources stock?

ARTNA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., BlackRock Inc., UBS Group AG and Roffman Miller Associates Inc. PA. Company insiders that have sold Artesian Resources company stock in the last year include Dian C Taylor, Kenneth R Biederman, Nicholle Renee Taylor and William C Wyer. View Insider Buying and Selling for Artesian Resources.

Which major investors are buying Artesian Resources stock?

ARTNA stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, KBC Group NV, Algert Global LLC and Water Asset 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 $38.39.

How big of a company is Artesian Resources?

Artesian Resources has a market capitalization of $346.18 million and generates $82.24 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $13.98 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.30 on an earnings per share basis. Artesian Resources employs 233 workers across the globe.

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 (ARTNA)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  103 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  154 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  257
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 6/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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