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NASDAQ:ARTNAArtesian Resources Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.08 (+0.23 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $35.11
50-Day Range
MA: $34.99
52-Week Range
Now: $35.11
Volume32,942 shs
Average Volume31,915 shs
Market Capitalization$326.87 million
P/E Ratio21.15
Dividend Yield2.84%
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, 2018, it served approximately 85,900 metered water customers in Delaware, 2,400 metered water customers in Maryland, and 40 customers in Pennsylvania through 1,311 miles of transmission and distribution mains. Artesian Resources Corporation was founded in 1905 and is headquartered in Newark, Delaware.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.87 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:ARTNA



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$83.60 million
Cash Flow$2.77 per share
Book Value$17.44 per share


Net Income$14.93 million


Market Cap$326.87 million
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)

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Artesian Resources (NASDAQ:ARTNA) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Artesian Resources' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Artesian Resources' stock was trading at $33.35 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ARTNA stock has increased by 5.3% and is now trading at $35.11. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Artesian Resources?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Artesian Resources in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Artesian Resources.

When is Artesian Resources' next earnings date?

Artesian Resources is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Artesian Resources.

How were Artesian Resources' earnings last quarter?

Artesian Resources Co. (NASDAQ:ARTNA) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, March, 11th. The utilities provider reported $0.33 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The utilities provider earned $21.01 million during the quarter. Artesian Resources had a net margin of 18.32% and a return on equity of 9.72%. View Artesian Resources' earnings history.

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

Artesian Resources declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 16th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.2496 per share on Friday, May 22nd. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 7th. View Artesian Resources' dividend history.

Has Artesian Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about ARTNA stock have trended very negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Artesian Resources earned a news sentiment score of -3.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutArtesian Resources.

Are investors shorting Artesian Resources?

Artesian Resources saw a drop in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 32,500 shares, a drop of 22.1% from the April 30th total of 41,700 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 26,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.2 days. Currently, 0.4% of the company's shares are short sold. View Artesian Resources' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Artesian Resources' key competitors?

Who are Artesian Resources' key executives?

Artesian Resources' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Dian C. Taylor, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 73)
  • Mr. David B. Spacht, CFO & Treasurer (Age 59)
  • Mr. John M. Thaeder, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Joseph A. DiNunzio CPA, CGMA, Exec. VP & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Nicholle R. Taylor, Sr. VP & Director (Age 51)

What is Artesian Resources' stock symbol?

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

Who are Artesian Resources' major shareholders?

Artesian Resources' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (5.36%), First Manhattan Co. (2.08%), State Street Corp (1.86%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.37%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (1.35%) and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (1.24%). Company insiders that own Artesian Resources stock include 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 Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Invesco Ltd., First Manhattan Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., First Trust Advisors LP, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Artesian Resources company stock in the last year include Kenneth R Biederman, Nicholle Renee Taylor, and William C Wyer. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., UBS Group AG, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Redmond Asset Management LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC, Osborn Williams & Donohoe LLC, and Geode Capital Management LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Artesian Resources' stock price today?

One share of ARTNA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.11.

How big of a company is Artesian Resources?

Artesian Resources has a market capitalization of $326.87 million and generates $83.60 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $14.93 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.60 on an earnings per share basis. Artesian Resources employs 241 workers across the globe.

What is Artesian Resources' official website?

The official website for Artesian Resources is www.artesianwater.com.

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]

This page was last updated on 5/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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