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NASDAQ:YORW - York Water Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.17 (+0.38 %)
(As of 12/8/2019 03:24 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $44.58
50-Day Range
MA: $43.22
52-Week Range
Now: $44.58
Volume38,584 shs
Average Volume24,457 shs
Market Capitalization$579.05 million
P/E Ratio42.87
Dividend Yield1.55%
The York Water Company impounds, purifies, and distributes drinking water. It also owns and operates three wastewater collection systems and two wastewater treatment systems; and two reservoirs, including Lake Williams and Lake Redman, which hold approximately 2.2 billion gallons of water. In addition, the company has a 15-mile pipeline from the Susquehanna River to Lake Redman; and owns seven wells that supply water to its customers in Carroll Valley Borough and Cumberland Township, Adams County. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:YORW



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$48.44 million
Cash Flow$1.59 per share
Book Value$9.76 per share


Net Income$13.38 million


Market Cap$579.05 million
Next Earnings Date3/10/2020 (Estimated)

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York Water (NASDAQ:YORW) Frequently Asked Questions

What is York Water's stock symbol?

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

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

York Water declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 26th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.18 per share on Wednesday, January 15th. This represents a $0.72 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.62%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 30th. This is a boost from York Water's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View York Water's Dividend History.

How were York Water's earnings last quarter?

York Water Co (NASDAQ:YORW) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.33 by $0.03. The utilities provider earned $13.68 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $13 million. York Water had a return on equity of 11.43% and a net margin of 29.02%. View York Water's Earnings History.

When is York Water's next earnings date?

York Water is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 10th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for York Water.

What price target have analysts set for YORW?

2 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for York Water's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect York Water's share price to reach $37.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.0%. View Analyst Price Targets for York Water.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for York Water?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for York Water in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for York Water.

Has York Water been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about YORW stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. York Water earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for York Water.

Are investors shorting York Water?

York Water saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 189,000 shares, an increase of 17.2% from the September 15th total of 161,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 32,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.8 days. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the company are short sold. View York Water's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of York Water's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of York Water own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other York Water investors own include Intelsat (I), Bank of America (BAC), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Apollo Global Management (APO), Fossil Group (FOSL), Transocean (RIG), Ciena (CIEN), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Associated British Foods (ABF) and Chaarat Gold (CGH).

Who are York Water's key executives?

York Water's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Hines P.E., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Matthew E. Poff CPA, CFO & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Mr. Joseph Thomas Hand, COO & Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Mark J. Hardman P.E., VP of Technology (Age 46)
  • Ms. Natalee Colon, VP of HR (Age 31)

Who are York Water's major shareholders?

York Water's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (2.12%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.18%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.10%), Cadence Capital Management LLC (0.37%), Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC (0.25%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.20%). Company insiders that own York Water stock include Cynthia Dotzel, Erin C Mcglaughlin, Ernest J Waters, George Hay Esq Kain III, Jeffrey R Hines, Jody L Keller, John H Strine, Joseph Thomas Hand, Mark A Wheeler, Mark J Hardman, Mark S Snyder, Matthew E Poff, Michael W Gang, Robert P Newcomer, Steven R Rasmussen and Vernon L Bracey. View Institutional Ownership Trends for York Water.

Which institutional investors are selling York Water stock?

YORW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Creative Planning, Cadence Capital Management LLC, Strs Ohio, Water Asset Management LLC, Barclays PLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for York Water.

Which institutional investors are buying York Water stock?

YORW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Chicago Equity Partners LLC, State Street Corp, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Clear Harbor Asset Management LLC and California State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have bought York Water stock in the last two years include Cynthia Dotzel, Erin C Mcglaughlin, Ernest J Waters, Jeffrey R Hines, Jody L Keller, John H Strine, Joseph Thomas Hand, Mark A Wheeler, Mark J Hardman, Mark S Snyder, Matthew E Poff, Michael W Gang, Robert P Newcomer, Steven R Rasmussen and Vernon L Bracey. View Insider Buying and Selling for York Water.

How do I buy shares of York Water?

Shares of YORW 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 York Water's stock price today?

One share of YORW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.58.

How big of a company is York Water?

York Water has a market capitalization of $579.05 million and generates $48.44 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $13.38 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.04 on an earnings per share basis. York Water employs 109 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About York Water.

What is York Water's official website?

The official website for York Water is http://www.yorkwater.com/.

How can I contact York Water?

York Water's mailing address is 130 EAST MARKET STREET, YORK PA, 17401. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 717-845-3601 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for York Water (NASDAQ YORW)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  173 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  248 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  421
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about York Water and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe YORW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe YORW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/8/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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