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NASDAQ:GWRSGlobal Water Resources Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.51 (+4.88 %)
(As of 05/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $10.96
50-Day Range
MA: $10.58
52-Week Range
Now: $10.96
Volume28,548 shs
Average Volume40,297 shs
Market Capitalization$247.01 million
P/E Ratio182.67
Dividend Yield2.78%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.65 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Current SymbolNASDAQ:GWRS



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$35.47 million
Cash Flow$0.53 per share
Book Value$1.55 per share


Net Income$2.22 million


Market Cap$247.01 million
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Global Water Resources (NASDAQ:GWRS) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Global Water Resources' stock was trading at $11.10 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, GWRS shares have decreased by 1.3% and is now trading at $10.96. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Global Water Resources' next earnings date?

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

How were Global Water Resources' earnings last quarter?

Global Water Resources Inc (NASDAQ:GWRS) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.02 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.03. The utilities provider earned $8.23 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $8.30 million. Global Water Resources had a net margin of 3.39% and a return on equity of 4.33%. View Global Water Resources' earnings history.

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 Thursday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.024 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a $0.29 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 14th. View Global Water Resources' dividend history.

Has Global Water Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about GWRS stock have been trending positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing 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. Global Water Resources earned a news sentiment score of 2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutGlobal Water Resources.

Are investors shorting Global Water Resources?

Global Water Resources saw a drop in short interest in April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 87,700 shares, a drop of 12.9% from the April 15th total of 100,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 41,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.1 days. Currently, 0.8% of the company's shares 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), Coeur Mining (CDE), Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP), American Water Works (AWK), AMBEV S A/S (ABEV), Ford Motor (F), Eversource Energy (ES) and OFG Bancorp (OFG).

Who are Global Water Resources' key executives?

Global Water Resources' management team includes the following 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 (IPO) on Thursday, April 28th 2016. The company issued 1,200,000 shares at $6.25 per share. Roth Capital Partners acted as the underwriter for the IPO.

What is Global Water Resources' stock symbol?

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

Who are Global Water Resources' major shareholders?

Global Water Resources' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Delta Investment Management LLC (9.35%), Handelsbanken Fonder AB (6.52%), BlackRock Inc. (2.94%), Polar Asset Management Partners Inc. (2.86%), CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp (1.56%) and Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning (1.51%). Company insiders that own Global Water Resources stock include Cindy M Bowers, Debra Coy and Trevor T Hill. 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 Delta Investment Management LLC, Wasatch Advisors Inc., State Street Corp, Morgan Stanley, CLARET ASSET MANAGEMENT Corp, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Connors Investor Services Inc., and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View insider buying and selling activity 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 Polar Asset Management Partners Inc., Handelsbanken Fonder AB, Handelsinvest Investeringsforvaltning, Redmond Asset Management LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, BlackRock Inc., Blair William & Co. IL, and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $10.96.

How big of a company is Global Water Resources?

Global Water Resources has a market capitalization of $247.01 million and generates $35.47 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $2.22 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.10 on an earnings per share basis. Global Water Resources employs 50 workers across the globe.

What is Global Water Resources' official website?

The official website for Global Water Resources is www.gwresources.com.

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.

This page was last updated on 5/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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