NASDAQ:GWRS - Global Water Resources Stock Price, News, & Analysis

+0.09 (+0.86 %)
(As of 06/18/2019 11:36 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.51
50-Day Range
MA: $9.76
52-Week Range
Now: $10.51
Volume47 shs
Average Volume18,776 shs
Market Capitalization$226.28 million
P/E Ratio70.20
Dividend Yield2.73%
Global Water Resources, Inc, a water resource management company, owns, operates, and manages regulated water, wastewater, and recycled water utilities primarily in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona. As of December 31, 2018, it served approximately 55,000 people in 21,000 homes. The company was founded in 2003 and is based in Phoenix, Arizona.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GWRS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$35.51 million
Cash Flow$0.4991 per share
Book Value$1.30 per share


Net Income$3.10 million


Market Cap$226.28 million
Next Earnings Date8/14/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Global Water Resources (NASDAQ:GWRS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Global Water Resources' stock symbol?

Global Water Resources trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GWRS."

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

Global Water Resources announced a monthly dividend on Monday, June 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, June 14th will be given a dividend of $0.0239 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.29 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.72%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 13th. View Global Water Resources' Dividend History.

How were Global Water Resources' earnings last quarter?

Global Water Resources Inc (NASDAQ:GWRS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 8th. The utilities provider reported $0.03 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.01 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $7.72 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.30 million. Global Water Resources had a return on equity of 13.74% and a net margin of 9.58%. View Global Water Resources' Earnings History.

When is Global Water Resources' next earnings date?

Global Water Resources is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Global Water Resources.

Has Global Water Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GWRS stock have trended positive on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media 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 negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Global Water Resources earned a media sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Global Water Resources.

Are investors shorting Global Water Resources?

Global Water Resources saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 49,600 shares, an increase of 15.3% from the April 15th total of 43,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 16,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 0.5% of the company's stock are sold short. View Global Water Resources' Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Global Water Resources' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Global Water Resources own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Global Water Resources investors own include Range Resources (RRC), Williams Companies (WMB), Callon Petroleum (CPE), Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP), Coeur Mining (CDE), ZIX (ZIXI), American Water Works (AWK), OFG Bancorp (OFG), AMBEV S A/S (ABEV) and Ford Motor (F).

Who are Global Water Resources' key executives?

Global Water Resources' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ron L. Fleming, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 39)
  • Mr. Michael J. Liebman, Sr. VP, CFO & Corp. Sec. (Age 42)
  • Ms. Heather Krupa, Controller of Supporting Growth Strategy

When did Global Water Resources IPO?

(GWRS) raised $8 million in an IPO on Thursday, April 28th 2016. The company issued 1,200,000 shares at a price of $6.25 per share. Roth Capital Partners acted as the underwriter for the IPO.

Who are Global Water Resources' major shareholders?

Global Water Resources' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Handelsbanken Fonder AB (3.58%), CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp (1.77%), Kennedy Capital Management Inc. (0.84%), Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (0.41%), Granite Investment Partners LLC (0.36%) and Manchester Capital Management LLC (0.23%). Company insiders that own Global Water Resources stock include Cindy M Bowers, Debra Coy, Jonathan C Corwin, L Rita Theil, Michael J Liebman, Trevor T Hill and William S Levine. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Global Water Resources.

Which major investors are selling Global Water Resources stock?

GWRS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Manchester Capital Management LLC, CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for Global Water Resources.

Which major investors are buying Global Water Resources stock?

GWRS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning, Granite Investment Partners LLC, Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Kennedy Capital Management Inc. and Spark Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Global Water Resources stock in the last two years include Debra Coy, Jonathan C Corwin, Michael J Liebman, Trevor T Hill and William S Levine. View Insider Buying and Selling for Global Water Resources.

How do I buy shares of Global Water Resources?

Shares of GWRS 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 Global Water Resources' stock price today?

One share of GWRS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.51.

How big of a company is Global Water Resources?

Global Water Resources has a market capitalization of $226.28 million and generates $35.51 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $3.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.15 on an earnings per share basis. Global Water Resources employs 50 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Global Water Resources.

What is Global Water Resources' official website?

The official website for Global Water Resources is

How can I contact Global Water Resources?

Global Water Resources' mailing address is 21410 N. 19th Avenue Suite 220, Phoenix AZ, 85027. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 480-360-7775.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Global Water Resources (NASDAQ GWRS)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  190 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  185 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  375
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Global Water Resources and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe GWRS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe GWRS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/18/2019 by Staff

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