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Middlesex Water Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.33 (-0.53 %)
(As of 09/21/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $62.09
50-Day Range
MA: $65.11
52-Week Range
Now: $62.09
Volume44,602 shs
Average Volume62,643 shs
Market Capitalization$1.08 billion
P/E Ratio29.43
Dividend Yield1.63%
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: 2.5Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.16 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$2.86 per share
Book Value$18.58 per share


Net Income$33.89 million


Market Cap$1.08 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2020 (Estimated)
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(As of 09/21/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Middlesex Water (NASDAQ:MSEX) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Middlesex Water's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Middlesex Water's stock was trading at $58.52 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, MSEX stock has increased by 6.1% and is now trading at $62.09.
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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) released its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July, 31st. The utilities provider reported $0.55 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.51 by $0.04. The utilities provider had revenue of $35.28 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $35 million. Middlesex Water had a return on equity of 11.60% and a net margin of 26.57%.
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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. Shareholders 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 yield of 1.65%. 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 twelve-month target prices 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 year. This suggests a possible upside of 20.0% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Middlesex Water?

Middlesex Water saw a decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totaling 230,900 shares, a decrease of 15.0% from the August 15th total of 271,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 51,100 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 4.5 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), Realty Income (O), Southern (SO), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Consolidated Edison (ED), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Medtronic (MDT), Visa (V) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (6.23%), Nuance Investments LLC (0.84%), TSP Capital Management Group LLC (0.80%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.69%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.66%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.62%). 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., Stephens Inc. AR, UBS Group AG, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Mackay Shields LLC. 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 purchased 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., Bank of America Corp DE, Federated Hermes Inc., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., and Swiss National Bank.
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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 $62.09.

How big of a company is Middlesex Water?

Middlesex Water has a market capitalization of $1.08 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 9/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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