NASDAQ:MSEX - Middlesex Water Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$44.62 +0.30 (+0.68 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 04:10 AM ET)
Previous Close$44.32
Today's Range$43.99 - $44.66
52-Week Range$33.96 - $46.74
Volume34,000 shs
Average Volume60,070 shs
Market Capitalization$725.03 million
P/E Ratio32.33
Dividend Yield2.07%
Beta0.46
Middlesex Water logoMiddlesex 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
SectorUtilities
SymbolNASDAQ:MSEX
CUSIP59668010
Phone732-634-1500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.61
Current Ratio0.39
Quick Ratio0.33

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio32.33
Forward P/E Ratio28.60
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$130.77 million
Price / Sales5.58
Cash Flow$2.3191 per share
Price / Cash19.24
Book Value$14.02 per share
Price / Book3.18

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.38
Net Income$22.80 million
Net Margins17.34%
Return on Equity10.06%
Return on Assets3.44%

Miscellaneous

Employees315
Outstanding Shares16,360,000
Market Cap$725.03

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Middlesex Water (NASDAQ:MSEX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Middlesex Water's stock symbol?

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

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

Middlesex Water announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 25th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.224 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a $0.90 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, May 14th. This is a positive change from Middlesex Water's previous quarterly dividend of $0.22. View Middlesex Water's Dividend History.

How were Middlesex Water's earnings last quarter?

Middlesex Water (NASDAQ:MSEX) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.27 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.27. The utilities provider earned $31.18 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $30 million. Middlesex Water had a net margin of 17.34% and a return on equity of 10.06%. View Middlesex Water's Earnings History.

When is Middlesex Water's next earnings date?

Middlesex Water is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Middlesex Water.

What price target have analysts set for MSEX?

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for Middlesex Water's shares. Their predictions range from $44.00 to $44.00. On average, they expect Middlesex Water's share price to reach $44.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.4%. View Analyst Ratings for Middlesex Water.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Middlesex Water?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Middlesex Water in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Middlesex Water's key competitors?

Who are Middlesex Water's key executives?

Middlesex Water's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Dennis W. Doll CPA, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. A. Bruce O'Connor CPA, VP, Treasurer & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Richard M. Risoldi, VP of Operations & COO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Gerard L. Esposito, Pres of Tidewater Utilities Inc (Age 66)
  • Ms. Bernadette M. Sohler, VP of Corp. Affairs (Age 58)

Has Middlesex Water been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about MSEX stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Middlesex Water earned a daily sentiment score of 0.02 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.15 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Middlesex Water's stock price today?

One share of MSEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.62.

How big of a company is Middlesex Water?

Middlesex Water has a market capitalization of $725.03 million and generates $130.77 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $22.80 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.38 on an earnings per share basis. Middlesex Water employs 315 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Middlesex Water?

Middlesex Water's mailing address is 1500 RONSON RD P O BOX 1500, ISELIN NJ, 08830. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 732-634-1500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Middlesex Water (NASDAQ MSEX)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  98 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  100 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  198
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Middlesex Water and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MSEX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MSEX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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