NASDAQ:CTWS - Connecticut Water Service Stock Price, Price Target & More

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$63.96 -0.27 (-0.42 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 08:41 AM ET)
Previous Close$63.96
Today's Range$63.60 - $64.26
52-Week Range$48.86 - $69.72
Volume79,525 shs
Average Volume40,308 shs
Market Capitalization$773.21 million
P/E Ratio35.53
Dividend Yield1.95%
Beta-0.08
Connecticut Water Service logoConnecticut 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.

Receive CTWS News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CTWS and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
SectorUtilities
SymbolNASDAQ:CTWS
CUSIP20779710
Phone860-669-8636

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.87
Current Ratio0.77
Quick Ratio0.74

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio35.53
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$113.85 million
Price / Sales6.79
Cash Flow$3.6424 per share
Price / Cash17.56
Book Value$24.33 per share
Price / Book2.63

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.26
Net Income$25.05 million
Net Margins16.28%
Return on Equity7.46%
Return on Assets2.36%

Miscellaneous

Employees294
Outstanding Shares12,090,000
Market Cap$773.21

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.313 per share on Friday, June 15th. This represents a $1.25 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 31st. This is an increase from Connecticut Water Service's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30. View Connecticut Water Service's Dividend History.

How were Connecticut Water Service's earnings last quarter?

Connecticut Water Service Inc (NASDAQ:CTWS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 9th. The utilities provider reported ($0.10) EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.48. The utilities provider had revenue of $26.43 million for the quarter. Connecticut Water Service had a net margin of 16.28% and a return on equity of 7.46%. View Connecticut Water Service's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for CTWS?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Connecticut Water Service's stock. Their predictions range from $53.00 to $57.00. On average, they expect Connecticut Water Service's stock price to reach $55.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.0%. View Analyst Ratings for Connecticut Water Service.

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

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Connecticut Water Service in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

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)

Has Connecticut Water Service been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about CTWS stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Connecticut Water Service earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 44.93 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Connecticut Water Service's major shareholders?

Connecticut Water Service's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include ELCO Management Co. LLC (0.03%). 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 ELCO Management Co. LLC. 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 $63.96.

How big of a company is Connecticut Water Service?

Connecticut Water Service has a market capitalization of $773.21 million and generates $113.85 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $25.05 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.26 on an earnings per share basis. Connecticut Water Service employs 294 workers across the globe.

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:  157 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  175 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  332
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 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.