NASDAQ:CTWS - Connecticut Water Service Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$69.07 +0.33 (+0.48 %)
(As of 12/18/2018 02:55 PM ET)
Previous Close$68.74
Today's Range$69.00 - $69.20
52-Week Range$48.86 - $70.30
Volume3,344 shs
Average Volume44,362 shs
Market Capitalization$826.13 million
P/E Ratio36.66
Dividend Yield1.82%
Connecticut Water Service, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a regulated water company. The company operates through three segments: Water Operations, Real Estate Transactions, and Services and Rentals. The Water Operations segment supplies public drinking water. The Real Estate Transactions segment is involved in the sale or donation of its real estate holdings. The Services and Rentals segment provides contracted services to water and wastewater utilities, and other clients. Its services include contract operations of water and wastewater facilities; Linebacker, a service line protection plan for public drinking water customers; and providing bulk deliveries of emergency drinking water to businesses and residences through tanker trucks. This segment also leases and rents residential and commercial properties to third parties. As of December 31, 2017, the company supplied water to 135,645 customers in 80 municipalities in Connecticut and Maine, the United States. Connecticut Water Service, Inc. was founded in 1956 and is headquartered in Clinton, Connecticut.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CTWS
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.84
Current Ratio0.61
Quick Ratio0.59


Trailing P/E Ratio36.66
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$113.85 million
Price / Sales7.31
Cash Flow$3.67 per share
Price / Cash Flow18.82
Book Value$24.33 per share
Price / Book2.84


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$25.05 million
Net Margins14.73%
Return on Equity7.74%
Return on Assets2.47%


Outstanding Shares12,050,000
Market Cap$826.13 million

Connecticut Water Service (NASDAQ:CTWS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Connecticut Water Service's stock symbol?

Connecticut Water Service trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CTWS."

How often does Connecticut Water Service pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Connecticut Water Service?

Connecticut Water Service declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 20th. Investors of record on Monday, December 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.3125 per share on Monday, December 17th. This represents a $1.25 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.81%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 30th. View Connecticut Water Service's Dividend History.

How were Connecticut Water Service's earnings last quarter?

Connecticut Water Service Inc (NASDAQ:CTWS) issued its earnings results on Friday, November, 9th. The utilities provider reported $1.31 earnings per share for the quarter. The utilities provider had revenue of $39.30 million for the quarter. Connecticut Water Service had a net margin of 14.73% and a return on equity of 7.74%. View Connecticut Water Service's Earnings History.

When is Connecticut Water Service's next earnings date?

Connecticut Water Service is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Connecticut Water Service.

What price target have analysts set for CTWS?

1 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Connecticut Water Service's shares. Their predictions range from $53.00 to $67.00. On average, they anticipate Connecticut Water Service's share price to reach $60.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 13.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Connecticut Water Service.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Connecticut Water Service?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Connecticut Water Service in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Connecticut Water Service.

Has Connecticut Water Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CTWS stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Connecticut Water Service earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Connecticut Water Service's key competitors?

Who are Connecticut Water Service's key executives?

Connecticut Water Service's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. David C. Benoit, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Ms. Kristen A. Johnson, VP of HR, Corp. Sec. & Director (Age 52)
  • Ms. Maureen P. Westbrook, VP of Customer & Regulatory Affairs (Age 59)
  • Mr. Craig J. Patla, VP of Service Delivery (Age 51)
  • Mr. Robert J. Doffek, CFO, Treasurer & Controller (Age 55)

Who are Connecticut Water Service's major shareholders?

Connecticut Water Service's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (7.75%), Vanguard Group Inc. (6.10%), Vanguard Group Inc (6.10%), Nuance Investments LLC (2.21%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.85%) and Morgan Stanley (1.69%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Connecticut Water Service.

Which major investors are selling Connecticut Water Service stock?

CTWS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Water Asset Management LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, GSA Capital Partners LLP, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Connecticut Water Service.

Which major investors are buying Connecticut Water Service stock?

CTWS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuance Investments LLC, Morgan Stanley, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Gabelli Funds LLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, GAM Holding AG and GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Connecticut Water Service.

How do I buy shares of Connecticut Water Service?

Shares of CTWS 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 Connecticut Water Service's stock price today?

One share of CTWS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.07.

How big of a company is Connecticut Water Service?

Connecticut Water Service has a market capitalization of $826.13 million and generates $113.85 million in revenue each year. Connecticut Water Service employs 294 workers across the globe.

What is Connecticut Water Service's official website?

The official website for Connecticut Water Service is

How can I contact Connecticut Water Service?

Connecticut Water Service's mailing address is 93 W MAIN ST, CLINTON CT, 06413. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 860-669-8636 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Connecticut Water Service (NASDAQ CTWS)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  188 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  208 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  396
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Connecticut Water Service and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CTWS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CTWS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/18/2018 by Staff

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