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NASDAQ:MSEXMiddlesex Water Stock Price, Forecast & News

+3.43 (+5.19 %)
(As of 08/7/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $69.53
50-Day Range
MA: $65.72
52-Week Range
Now: $69.53
Volume1,786 shs
Average Volume44,271 shs
Market Capitalization$1.21 billion
P/E Ratio32.95
Dividend Yield1.55%
Middlesex Water Company, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates regulated water utility and wastewater systems. It operates in two segments, Regulated and Non-Regulated. The Regulated segment engages in collecting, treating, and distributing water on a retail and wholesale basis to residential, commercial, industrial, and fire protection customers in parts of New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. This segment also includes regulated wastewater systems in New Jersey and Delaware. The Non-Regulated segment provides non-regulated contract services for the operation and maintenance of municipal and private water and wastewater systems in New Jersey and Delaware. Middlesex Water Company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Iselin, New Jersey.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.08 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:MSEX



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$134.60 million
Cash Flow$3.08 per share
Book Value$19.09 per share


Net Income$33.89 million


Market Cap$1.21 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2020 (Estimated)
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Middlesex Water (NASDAQ:MSEX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Middlesex Water's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Middlesex Water's stock was trading at $58.52 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MSEX stock has increased by 18.8% and is now trading at $69.53.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Middlesex Water?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Middlesex Water in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Middlesex Water's next earnings date?

Middlesex Water is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 6th 2020.
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How were Middlesex Water's earnings last quarter?

Middlesex Water (NASDAQ:MSEX) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, July, 31st. The utilities provider reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.04. The utilities provider earned $35.28 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $35 million. Middlesex Water had a net margin of 26.57% and a return on equity of 11.60%.
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How often does Middlesex Water pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Middlesex Water?

Middlesex Water declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 24th. Investors of record on Friday, August 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.256 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.02 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.47%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 13th.
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What price target have analysts set for MSEX?

2 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Middlesex Water's shares. Their forecasts range from $69.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate Middlesex Water's share price to reach $74.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 7.1% from the stock's current price.
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Has Middlesex Water been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about MSEX stock have been trending very positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm 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 -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Middlesex Water earned a news impact score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines 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 company's share price in the next several days.
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Who are some of Middlesex Water's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Middlesex Water own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Middlesex Water investors own include Pfizer (PFE), Southern (SO), AT&T (T), Realty Income (O), AbbVie (ABBV), Consolidated Edison (ED), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Medtronic (MDT) and PepsiCo (PEP).

Who are Middlesex Water's key executives?

Middlesex Water's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Dennis W. Doll CPA, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 60)
  • Mr. A. Bruce O'Connor CPA, CPA, Sr. VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Richard M. Risoldi, Sr. VP of Operations & COO (Age 62)
  • Mr. Jay L. Kooper Esq., VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 46)
  • Ms. Lorrie Beth Ginegaw, VP of HR (Age 44)

What is Middlesex Water's stock symbol?

Middlesex Water trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "MSEX."

Who are Middlesex Water's major shareholders?

Middlesex Water's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Nuance Investments LLC (0.84%), TSP Capital Management Group LLC (0.80%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.69%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.61%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.36%) and Landsberg Bennett & Dubbaneh LLC (0.25%). Company insiders that own Middlesex Water stock include A Bruce Oconnor, Bernadette M Sohler, Dennis W Doll, Georgia M Simpson, Lorrie Beth Ginegaw, Robert K Fullagar and Walter G Reinhard.
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Which major investors are selling Middlesex Water stock?

MSEX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ProShare Advisors LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, North Star Investment Management Corp., UBS Group AG, Mackay Shields LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Creative Planning, and Clean Yield Group. Company insiders that have sold Middlesex Water company stock in the last year include A Bruce Oconnor, Bernadette M Sohler, Dennis W Doll, Georgia M Simpson, Lorrie Beth Ginegaw, Robert K Fullagar, and Walter G Reinhard.
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Which major investors are buying Middlesex Water stock?

MSEX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuance Investments LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Tealwood Asset Management Inc., Swiss National Bank, SG Americas Securities LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., and Campbell Wealth Management.
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How do I buy shares of Middlesex Water?

Shares of MSEX 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 Middlesex Water's stock price today?

One share of MSEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.53.

How big of a company is Middlesex Water?

Middlesex Water has a market capitalization of $1.21 billion and generates $134.60 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $33.89 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.01 on an earnings per share basis. Middlesex Water employs 330 workers across the globe.

What is Middlesex Water's official website?

The official website for Middlesex Water is www.middlesexwater.com.

How can I contact Middlesex Water?

Middlesex Water's mailing address is 485C ROUTE 1 SOUTH, ISELIN NJ, 08830. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 732-634-1500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/8/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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