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

-0.69 (-5.20 %)
(As of 09/22/2019 03:19 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $12.57
50-Day Range
MA: $11.99
52-Week Range
Now: $12.57
Volume53,935 shs
Average Volume12,562 shs
Market Capitalization$270.76 million
P/E Ratio132.60
Dividend Yield2.16%
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$0.4713 per share
Book Value$1.30 per share


Net Income$3.10 million


Market Cap$270.76 million
Next Earnings Date11/14/2019 (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 declared a -- dividend on Friday, August 30th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.0239 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a yield of 2.4%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View Global Water Resources' Dividend History.

How were Global Water Resources' earnings last quarter?

Global Water Resources Inc (NASDAQ:GWRS) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.04 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.04. The utilities provider earned $9.12 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $9.30 million. Global Water Resources had a return on equity of 7.03% and a net margin of 5.73%. 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 Thursday, November 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Global Water Resources.

Has Global Water Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about GWRS stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Global Water Resources earned a coverage optimism score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for Global Water Resources.

Are investors shorting Global Water Resources?

Global Water Resources saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 106,300 shares, an increase of 7.8% from the July 31st total of 98,600 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 34,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 3.1 days. Approximately 1.1% of the shares of the company 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 initial public offering on Thursday, April 28th 2016. The company issued 1,200,000 shares at a price of $6.25 per share. Roth Capital Partners served as the underwriter for the IPO.

Who are Global Water Resources' major shareholders?

Global Water Resources' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Handelsbanken Fonder AB (3.56%), BlackRock Inc. (2.83%), Polar Asset Management Partners Inc. (2.32%), Polar Asset Management Partners Inc. (2.32%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.31%) and Water Asset Management LLC (2.12%). Company insiders that own Global Water Resources stock include Cindy M Bowers, Debra Coy, Jonathan C Corwin, Michael J Liebman, Trevor T Hill and William S Levine. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Global Water Resources.

Which institutional investors are selling Global Water Resources stock?

GWRS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Granite Investment Partners LLC, Perritt Capital Management Inc., Water Asset Management LLC, ELCO Management Co. LLC, Handelsbanken Fonder AB and Bard Associates Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Global Water Resources.

Which institutional investors are buying Global Water Resources stock?

GWRS stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polar Asset Management Partners Inc., Polar Asset Management Partners Inc., Wasatch Advisors Inc., BlackRock Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. Company insiders that have bought Global Water Resources stock in the last two years include Debra Coy, Jonathan C Corwin, Michael J Liebman 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Global Water Resources' stock price today?

One share of GWRS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.57.

How big of a company is Global Water Resources?

Global Water Resources has a market capitalization of $270.76 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:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  207 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  193 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  400
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 9/22/2019 by Staff

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