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

+0.11 (+0.25 %)
(As of 12/16/2019 08:33 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $44.96
50-Day Range
MA: $43.38
52-Week Range
Now: $44.96
Volume28,782 shs
Average Volume33,082 shs
Market Capitalization$584.03 million
P/E Ratio43.23
Dividend Yield1.54%
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$1.58 per share
Book Value$9.76 per share


Net Income$13.38 million


Market Cap$584.03 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 26th. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.60%. 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 quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $13.68 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $13 million. York Water had a net margin of 29.02% and a return on equity of 11.43%. 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 brokerages have issued 1 year target prices for York Water's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $37.00. On average, they anticipate York Water's share price to reach $37.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 17.7%. 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?

News headlines about YORW stock have trended somewhat negative on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. York Water earned a news sentiment score of -1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for York Water.

Are investors shorting York Water?

York Water saw a increase in short interest during the month of November. As of November 29th, there was short interest totalling 208,800 shares, an increase of 5.6% from the November 14th total of 197,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 37,500 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.6 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's shares 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 Bank of America (BAC), Intelsat (I), AMC Entertainment (AMC), Apollo Global Management (APO), Fossil Group (FOSL), Transocean (RIG), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), China Unicom (Hong Kong) (CHU) and Ciena (CIEN).

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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors 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 major 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 major investors are buying York Water stock?

YORW stock was purchased 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 $44.96.

How big of a company is York Water?

York Water has a market capitalization of $584.03 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:  174 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  249 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  423
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 12/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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