The York Water Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:YORW)

About The York Water Company

The York Water Company logoThe York Water Company is an investor-owned water utility. The Company impounds, purifies and distributes water. The Company owns and operates approximately two wastewater collection and treatment systems. It operates within its franchised territory, which covers over 40 municipalities within York County, Pennsylvania and over nine municipalities within Adams County, Pennsylvania. The Company's approximately two wastewater treatment facilities are located in East Manchester and Lower Windsor Townships. The Company also provides sewer billing services. The Company has a service line protection program, which allows customers to pay a fixed monthly fee, and the Company repairs or replaces damaged customer service lines. The Company's water filtration plant is located in Spring Garden Township, over one-half mile south of the City of York. Its main pumping station is located in Spring Garden Township on the south branch of the Codorus Creek.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Water Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Water Utilities
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: YORW
  • CUSIP: 98718410
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $36.49
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $35.71
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $33.11
  • 52-Week Range: $12,841,000.00 - $26.54
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 37.71
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 35.44
  • P/E Growth: 7.87
  • Market Cap: $468.70M
  • Outstanding Shares: 12,841,000
  • Beta: 0.56
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 26.25%
  • Return on Equity: 11.17%
  • Return on Assets: 3.95%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.74%
  • Current Ratio: 2.39%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.27%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (28.77% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/22/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
3/9/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$24.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/6/2017        
11/3/2016Q3$0.28$0.27$12.50 million$12.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q2$0.23$0.23$12.08 million$11.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2016Q1$0.20$0.19$11.20 million$11.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q4$0.23$0.27$11.70 million$11.62 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315$0.26$0.28$122.50 million$12.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q2$0.25$0.22$12.09 million$11.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015$0.23$0.20$11.52 million$11.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2015Q414$0.23$0.28$11.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.25$0.23$12.40 million$12.06 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.24$0.22$12.02 million$11.77 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.18$0.16$10.70 million$10.57 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2014Q4 13$0.20$0.21$10.99 million$10.67 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2013Q313$0.22$0.19$11.40 million$10.91 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q213$0.18$0.18$10.50 million$10.74 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q113$0.16$0.17$10.05 million$10.07 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2013Q412$0.18$0.18$10.51 million$10.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.21$0.22$11.03 million$11.03 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.95 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.03 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)
Annual Dividend:$0.64
Dividend Yield:1.75%
Payout Ratio:66.67% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
67.37% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
62.14% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/1/2017quarterly$0.161.84%2/24/20172/28/20174/17/2017
11/23/2016quarterly$0.161.76%12/28/201612/30/20161/17/2017
8/26/2016quarterly$0.162.16%9/28/20169/30/201610/14/2016
4/26/2016quarterly$0.162.1%6/28/20166/30/20167/15/2016
2/24/2016quarterly$0.162.21%2/25/20162/29/20164/15/2016
11/25/2015quarterly$0.162.62%12/29/201512/31/20151/15/2016
8/14/2015quarterly$0.152.82%9/28/20159/30/201510/15/2015
4/17/2015quarterly$0.152.57%6/26/20156/30/20157/15/2015
1/29/2015quarterly$0.152.46%2/25/20152/27/20154/15/2015
11/28/2014quarterly$0.152.96%12/29/201412/31/20141/15/2015
8/20/2014quarterly$0.142.93%9/26/20149/30/201410/15/2014
4/24/2014quarterly$0.142.82%6/26/20146/30/20147/15/2014
1/31/2014quarterly$0.142.81%2/26/20142/28/20144/15/2014
12/4/2013quarterly$0.142.77%12/27/201312/31/20131/15/2014
8/19/2013quarterly$0.142.8%9/26/20139/30/201310/15/2013
5/1/2013quarterly$0.143.02%6/27/20137/1/20137/15/2013
1/30/2013quarterly$0.142.97%2/26/20132/28/20134/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.05%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 30.71%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/21/2017Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy17$34.73$590.41View SEC Filing  
1/20/2017Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy16$36.37$581.92View SEC Filing  
1/18/2017Kathleen M MillerCFOBuy109$36.97$4,029.73View SEC Filing  
1/18/2017Vernon L BraceyVPBuy12$36.31$435.72View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Bruce C McintoshVPBuy31$38.59$1,196.29View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy416$37.68$15,674.88View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy140$37.02$5,182.80View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Robert P NewcomerDirectorBuy22$38.59$848.98View SEC Filing  
1/11/2017Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy24$37.00$888.00View SEC Filing  
1/5/2017George Hay Esq Kain IIIDirectorSell650$37.55$24,407.50View SEC Filing  
12/20/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy15$38.89$583.35View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy362$30.55$11,059.10View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy300$30.55$9,165.00View SEC Filing  
11/21/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy18$32.74$589.32View SEC Filing  
10/17/2016John H StrineVPBuy69$28.78$1,985.82View SEC Filing  
10/17/2016Kathleen M MillerCFOBuy137$28.77$3,941.49View SEC Filing  
10/14/2016Bruce C McintoshVPBuy38$30.29$1,151.02View SEC Filing  
10/14/2016Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy517$29.42$15,210.14View SEC Filing  
10/14/2016Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy175$28.80$5,040.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2016Robert P NewcomerDirectorBuy27$30.29$817.83View SEC Filing  
10/12/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy21$28.96$608.16View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016George Hay Esq Kain IIIDirectorSell359$27.88$10,008.92View SEC Filing  
9/14/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy21$28.78$604.38View SEC Filing  
8/24/2016Jody L KellerDirectorBuy521$28.78$14,994.38View SEC Filing  
8/17/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy21$28.97$608.37View SEC Filing  
7/18/2016Kathleen M MillerCFOBuy130$30.15$3,919.50View SEC Filing  
7/18/2016Mark S SnyderVPBuy32$30.07$962.24View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016Bruce C McintoshVPBuy38$30.53$1,160.14View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy497$30.32$15,069.04View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016Joseph Thomas HandCFOBuy166$30.16$5,006.56View SEC Filing  
7/15/2016Robert P NewcomerDirectorBuy27$30.53$824.31View SEC Filing  
6/15/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy20$29.54$590.80View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Jody L KellerDirectorBuy517$29.00$14,993.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy30$29.28$878.40View SEC Filing  
5/11/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy21$29.19$612.99View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Kathleen M MillerCFOBuy152$28.66$4,356.32View SEC Filing  
4/18/2016Mark S SnyderVPBuy33$28.75$948.75View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy528$28.39$14,989.92View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy174$28.62$4,979.88View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Robert P NewcomerDirectorBuy29$28.10$814.90View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy20$29.60$592.00View SEC Filing  
2/17/2016Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy22$27.68$608.96View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016Kathleen M. MillerCFOBuy221$24.50$5,414.50View SEC Filing  
1/19/2016Mark S. SnyderVPBuy39$24.41$951.99View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Jeffrey R. HinesCEOBuy591$25.18$14,881.38View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy204$24.71$5,040.84View SEC Filing  
1/15/2016Robert P NewcomerDirectorBuy31$25.87$801.97View SEC Filing  
12/17/2015Steven R RasmussenDirectorBuy25$23.58$589.50View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy29$24.16$700.64View SEC Filing  
10/15/2015John H. StrineVPSell2,200$22.93$50,446.00View SEC Filing  
7/15/2015Ernest J WatersDirectorBuy4$22.24$88.96View SEC Filing  
5/13/2015Robert P NewcomerDirectorBuy1,713$23.35$39,998.55View SEC Filing  
10/15/2014Ernest J WatersDirectorBuy4$20.18$80.72View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy284$19.76$5,611.84View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy132$19.76$2,608.32View SEC Filing  
7/16/2014Mark S SnyderVPBuy39$19.76$770.64View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Jeffrey R HinesCEOBuy314$20.59$6,465.26View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy61$20.59$1,255.99View SEC Filing  
7/15/2014Mark S SnyderVPBuy6$20.59$123.54View SEC Filing  
7/14/2014Joseph Thomas HandCOOBuy50$19.99$999.50View SEC Filing  
6/30/2014George W HodgesChairmanSell1,000$20.50$20,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2014Robert NewcomerDirectorBuy1,283$19.48$24,992.84View SEC Filing  
9/10/2013Cynthia DotzelDirectorBuy1,400$19.65$27,510.00View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Cynthia DotzelDirectorBuy1,000$19.44$19,440.00View SEC Filing  
12/4/2012George W HodgesChairmanSell1,329$17.34$23,044.86View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoYork Water Co. : YORW-US: Dividend Analysis : February 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : February 24, 2017 (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.capitalcube.com - February 25 at 4:38 AM
News IconChecking New York Water Quality and Dam Safety (NASDAQ:YORW)
patch.com - February 17 at 8:47 AM
reuters.com logoAppeals court rejects NYC Mayor de Blasio's water bill credit (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.reuters.com - February 17 at 8:47 AM
News IconWant to swim in York's Lake Redman? (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.ydr.com - February 15 at 7:02 AM
News IconCuomo vows to keep New York water free from toxins (NASDAQ:YORW)
nypost.com - February 13 at 1:58 AM
News Icon1,500 customers affected by West New York water main break (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.nj.com - January 26 at 6:39 AM
capitalcube.com logoYork Water Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YORW-US : January 23, 2017 (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.capitalcube.com - January 24 at 5:28 AM
4-traders.com logoYork Water : Clerk of Courts collections drop in 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.4-traders.com - January 16 at 9:42 PM
News IconCircle Line acquires New York Water Taxi (NASDAQ:YORW)
ny.curbed.com - January 15 at 9:04 PM
News IconNew York Water Taxi remains afloat no thanks to de Blasio (NASDAQ:YORW)
nypost.com - January 13 at 9:27 PM
capitalcube.com logoYork Water Co. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:YORW) : January 12, 2017 (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.capitalcube.com - January 13 at 7:39 AM
capitalcube.com logoYork Water Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YORW-US : January 11, 2017 (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.capitalcube.com - January 12 at 8:17 AM
News IconElevated lead levels found in York city water (NASDAQ:YORW)
local21news.com - January 10 at 9:29 PM
News IconYork Water District posts 'healthy comeback' from drought (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.seacoastonline.com - January 10 at 9:29 PM
News IconElevated lead levels found in City of York water (NASDAQ:YORW)
fox43.com - January 10 at 9:29 PM
News IconYork Water getting the lead out quickly (editorial) (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.ydr.com - January 10 at 9:29 PM
News IconYork: Have lead service pipes? Get water tested (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.witf.org - January 10 at 9:29 PM
News IconDirector of The York Waterny (NASDAQ:YORW), Kain George Hay Iii Esq, sells 650 shares worth $24,408 (NASDAQ:YORW)
empowerednews.net - January 9 at 3:27 PM
nydailynews.com logoWater spill causes delays on eight subway lines (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.nydailynews.com - January 9 at 3:27 PM
marketexclusive.com logoInsider Trading Activity The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW) – Director Sold 650 shares of Stock (NASDAQ:YORW)
marketexclusive.com - January 9 at 3:27 PM
nytimes.com logoNeed Better Morale in the Workplace? Simulate a Plane Crash (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.nytimes.com - January 8 at 6:46 AM
News IconYork Utility's 4-Year Plan Replaces Lead Service Lines (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.wateronline.com - January 6 at 6:46 AM
News IconLead in your drinking water? What you need to know (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.ydr.com - January 6 at 6:46 AM
News IconYork Water adds to growing wastewater business (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.cpbj.com - January 4 at 7:54 AM
News IconYork Water Co.: Check your lead levels, Yorkers (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.yorkdispatch.com - January 4 at 7:54 AM
News IconYork water utility to replace lines amid elevated lead level (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.chron.com - January 2 at 3:07 AM
News IconYork Water Co. to replace lines amid elevated lead levels (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.ydr.com - January 2 at 3:07 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-York Water says Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission approves agreement to purchase wastewater collection system assets of West York Borough (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.reuters.com - December 30 at 9:34 PM
News IconA water scientist explains why New York bagels and pizza are one-of-a-kind (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.businessinsider.com - December 30 at 9:34 PM
4-traders.com logoLake Redman: York Water on track for spring construction finish (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.4-traders.com - December 30 at 4:11 AM
News IconBody pulled from icy water of pond in York County (NASDAQ:YORW)
lancasteronline.com - December 24 at 3:20 AM
nytimes.com logoCalifornia Today: A Water Crisis on the Central Coast (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.nytimes.com - December 23 at 5:28 AM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 YORK WATER CO For: Sep 07 Filed by: HINES JEFFREY R (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.streetinsider.com - December 23 at 5:28 AM
4-traders.com logoYork Water : Dallastown residents asked to conserve water (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.4-traders.com - December 23 at 5:28 AM
News IconWater main break closes portion of Fairview Drive, York County (NASDAQ:YORW)
fox43.com - December 19 at 3:43 PM
nytimes.com logoFor Swimmers With Ice Water in Their Veins, an Event to Match (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.nytimes.com - December 19 at 3:43 PM
News IconNYC & Company to Keep Winter Moving with Broadway & Off-Broadway Weeks and More (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.broadwayworld.com - December 19 at 3:43 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoYORK WATER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:YORW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 17 at 6:17 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo2:07 pm York Water discloses the retirement of CFO Kathleen Miller effective Dec 31, 2017; current Controller Matthew Poff named CFO (NASDAQ:YORW)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 17 at 6:17 AM
insidermonkey.com logoHow Arbor Realty Trust, Inc. (ABR) Stacks Up Against Its Peers (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.insidermonkey.com - December 13 at 2:15 AM
News IconLeBron And The Cavs Got So Bored Beating The Knicks They Played The Water Bottle Challenge (NASDAQ:YORW)
uproxx.com - December 8 at 3:16 PM
News IconPOLITICO New York Energy: De Blasio water broadside; Seneca gas war (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.politico.com - December 8 at 3:16 PM
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www.washingtonpost.com - December 8 at 3:16 PM
News IconLeBron James fails miserably, Kyrie Irving succeeds at water bottle flip challenge (video) (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.cleveland.com - December 8 at 3:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoYork Water (YORW) Shares March Higher, Can It Continue? (NASDAQ:YORW)
finance.yahoo.com - December 1 at 10:25 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 YORK WATER CO For: Nov 28 Filed by: HODGES GEORGE W (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.streetinsider.com - November 30 at 12:53 PM
insidermonkey.com logoSix Dividend Stocks Sending More Cash To Shareholders (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.insidermonkey.com - November 28 at 12:28 PM
News IconYork Water Co. increases dividend (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.yorkdispatch.com - November 23 at 11:58 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-The York Water Company declares an increased dividend (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.reuters.com - November 22 at 8:43 PM
publicnow.com logo584th Consecutive Dividend (NASDAQ:YORW)
www.publicnow.com - November 22 at 8:43 PM

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What is The York Water Company's stock symbol?

The York Water Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "YORW."

How often does The York Water Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The York Water Company?

The York Water Company declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.1602 per share on Monday, April 17th. This represents a $0.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 24th.

Where is The York Water Company's stock going? Where will The York Water Company's stock price be in 2017?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for The York Water Company's shares. Their predictions range from $26.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate The York Water Company's share price to reach $26.00 in the next twelve months.

When will The York Water Company announce their earnings?

The York Water Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March, 6th 2017.

Who owns The York Water Company stock?

The York Water Company's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.76%), State Street Corp (1.90%), Royce & Associates LP (1.25%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.17%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.14%) and Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.37%). Company insiders that own The York Water Company stock include Bruce C Mcintosh, Ernest J Waters, George Hay Esq Kain III, Jeffrey R Hines, Jody L Keller, John H Strine, Joseph Thomas Hand, Kathleen M Miller, Mark S Snyder, Robert P Newcomer, Steven R Rasmussen and Vernon L Bracey.

Who sold The York Water Company stock? Who is selling The York Water Company stock?

The York Water Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Royce & Associates LP, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

Who bought The York Water Company stock? Who is buying The York Water Company stock?

The York Water Company's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Guggenheim Capital LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.. Company insiders that have bought The York Water Company stock in the last two years include Bruce C Mcintosh, Ernest J Waters, Jeffrey R Hines, Jody L Keller, John H Strine, Joseph Thomas Hand, Kathleen M Miller, Mark S Snyder, Robert P Newcomer, Steven R Rasmussen and Vernon L Bracey.

How do I buy The York Water Company stock?

Shares of The York Water Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of The York Water Company stock cost?

One share of The York Water Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.50.

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW)

Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff