The York Water Company Profile (NASDAQ:YORW)

About The York Water

The York Water 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: $31.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $29.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $29.72
  • 52-Week Range: $22.18 - $33.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 33.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 31.27
  • P/E Growth: 6.84
  • Market Cap: $410.52M
  • Outstanding Shares: 12,869,000
  • Beta: 0.49
  • Net Margins: 26.27%
  • Return on Equity: 11.29%
  • Return on Assets: 3.96%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.76%
  • Current Ratio: 2.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.04%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.50)
Consensus Price Target: $26.00 (18.50% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/22/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
3/9/2016Robert W. BairdBoost Price TargetNeutral$24.00 -> $26.00View Rating Details
2/3/2015Boenning ScattergoodUpgradeNeutral -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


Earnings Estimates for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.95 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.02 EPS


Current Dividend Information for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW)
Annual Dividend:$0.62
Dividend Yield:1.94%
Payout Ratio:63.92% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
65.26% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
60.78% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.05%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 31.01%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


Latest Headlines for The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW)
DateHeadline logoYORK WATER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 25 at 8:22 PM logoLead and Copper Rule Information (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 25 at 8:22 PM logoYork Water Co. : YORW-US: Dividend Analysis : September 30th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 24 at 7:51 PM logoWater Well Trust Receives USDA Grant for South Carolina & New York Water Well Projects (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 20 at 7:11 AM logoYork Water Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YORW-US : October 18, 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 18 at 8:03 PM
News IconYork Water District holding its own despite drought (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 18 at 5:34 AM logoForm 4 YORK WATER CO For: Oct 14 Filed by: Strine John H (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 18 at 5:34 AM logoChelsea water main break leaves two streets flooded (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 12 at 8:16 PM
News IconInside the Chaotic Spin Room After the Presidential Debate (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 10 at 7:39 PM
News IconWorking toward ‘Tank of the Year’ (NASDAQ:YORW) - October 9 at 5:32 AM logoETF’s with exposure to York Water Co. : September 30, 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 30 at 7:25 PM
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News IconYork residents asked to conserve water during extreme drought (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 22 at 7:50 PM logoYork Water Co. – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:YORW) : September 22, 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 22 at 7:50 PM
News IconShocking levels of cancer-causing chromium-6 have been found in water supplies across the US (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 21 at 7:43 PM logoNew report finds 'Erin Brockovich' chemical in US drinking water (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 21 at 7:43 PM logoYork Water Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : YORW-US : September 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 21 at 12:04 PM
News IconSome York county residents begin rationing water from drought (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 16 at 7:54 PM
News IconDrought forces York to take water from neighboring town (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 16 at 7:54 PM
News IconYork County officials trying to conserve water as drought worsens (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 15 at 8:22 PM
News IconYork to rely on neighbor, conserve water as drought intensifies (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 15 at 8:22 PM logoYORW Makes Bullish Cross Above Critical Moving Average (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 15 at 8:22 PM logoMaking The Long-Term Bet On Water (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 12 at 7:41 PM logoETF’s with exposure to York Water Co. : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 12 at 7:41 PM logoYORK WATER CO Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 8 at 7:49 PM
News IconNew York Water Conservation Project to ‘Enthrone’ Oysters With Recycling (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 7 at 12:07 PM
News IconAwards: York Water Co, Capital Region Water Authority's water named Best Tasting Tap Water in Pennsylvania. (NASDAQ:YORW) - September 2 at 6:36 AM
News IconPOLITICO New York Energy: Hoosick hearings; water quality bills (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 29 at 8:19 PM
News IconYork Water Company declares 583rd dividend (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 27 at 5:31 AM logo583rd Consecutive Dividend (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 25 at 8:38 PM
News IconZephyr Happy Hour On a Boat at New York Water Taxi (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 25 at 5:31 AM
News IconStubborn rock slows water main work in York (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 24 at 8:08 PM logoWater: the commodity underwriting our low-carbon future (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 23 at 8:31 PM
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News IconRoad Trip | The Northeast (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 20 at 7:52 PM
News Icon'Business Diet' a Bad Deal for the Heart (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 20 at 7:52 PM
News IconHELL OR HIGH WATER Now Playing Nationwide! Here’s The Film’s New poster Designed By Mondo (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 20 at 7:52 PM
News IconIt was about the Racing, Not the Water (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 20 at 7:52 PM
News IconSaturday Night Dance Cruise at New York Water Taxi (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 20 at 7:52 PM
News IconThe dark truth about Mick Jagger and his notorious gig: How the Altamont Sixties dream concert turned into a night of murderous mayhem for the Rolling Stones and their fans (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 20 at 7:52 PM logoBeyond The Bad Press: Rio de Janeiro's Urban Forests- Part 2 (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 19 at 8:11 PM logoGreen Water Lingers in Olympic Pools as the Excuses Pile Up (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 12 at 8:33 PM logoYORK WATER CO Financials (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 11 at 9:02 PM
News IconWater park safety in New York State (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 9 at 8:44 PM logoDavid Huddleston, the Title Lebowski in ‘The Big Lebowski,’ Dies at 85 (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 5 at 8:36 PM logoETF’s with exposure to York Water Co. : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:YORW) - August 5 at 8:36 PM
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The York Water (NASDAQ:YORW) Chart for Wednesday, October, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 10/26/2016 by Staff