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

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$34.44 +0.36 (+1.06 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 06:49 AM ET)
Previous Close$34.08
Today's Range$34.01 - $34.59
52-Week Range$27.45 - $35.65
Volume20,900 shs
Average Volume24,327 shs
Market Capitalization$420.67 million
P/E Ratio33.84
Dividend Yield1.99%
Beta0.19
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 together hold up to 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 approximately 366,000 gallons of water per day to its customers in Carroll Valley Borough and Cumberland Township, Adams County. It serves customers in 39 municipalities within York County and 9 municipalities within Adams County, Pennsylvania. The company serves various customers in the fixture and furniture, electrical machinery, food product, paper, ordnance unit, textile product, air conditioning system, laundry detergent, barbell, and motorcycle industries. The York Water Company was founded in 1816 and is headquartered in York, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
SectorUtilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:YORW
Previous Symbol
CUSIP98718410
Phone717-845-3601

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.64
Current Ratio0.43
Quick Ratio0.38

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio33.84
Forward P/E Ratio34.44
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$48.59 million
Price / Sales9.16
Cash Flow$1.6245 per share
Price / Cash Flow21.20
Book Value$9.28 per share
Price / Book3.71

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.01
Net Income$12.97 million
Net Margins27.15%
Return on Equity10.88%
Return on Assets3.94%

Miscellaneous

Employees102
Outstanding Shares12,930,000
Market Cap$420.67 million
OptionableOptionable

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 Wednesday, November 21st. Investors of record on Monday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.173 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $0.69 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.01%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 28th. 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.29 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.29. The utilities provider had revenue of $12.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $12.44 million. York Water had a net margin of 27.15% and a return on equity of 10.88%. 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 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates 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 coverage about YORW stock has been trending neutral on Thursday, InfoTrie reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. York Water earned a media sentiment score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of York Water's key competitors?

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 57)
  • Mr. Joseph Thomas Hand, Chief Operating Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. John H. Strine, VP of Operations (Age 61)
  • Mr. Mark S. Snyder P.E., VP of Engineering (Age 47)
  • Mr. Matthew E. Poff CPA, CFO, Treasurer & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 46)

Who are York Water's major shareholders?

York Water's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.89%), Vanguard Group Inc. (5.19%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.39%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.82%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.14%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.79%). Company insiders that own York Water stock include Bruce C Mcintosh, Erin C Casey, Erin C Mcglaughlin, George Hay Esq Kain III, Jeffrey R Hines, Jody L Keller, John H Strine, Joseph Thomas Hand, Kathleen M Miller, 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 Citadel Advisors LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Credit Suisse AG and Morgan Stanley. View Insider Buying and Selling for York Water.

Which major investors are buying York Water stock?

YORW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Fulton Bank N.A. and Sowell Financial Services LLC. Company insiders that have bought York Water stock in the last two years include Bruce C Mcintosh, Erin C Casey, Erin C Mcglaughlin, George Hay Esq Kain III, Jeffrey R Hines, Jody L Keller, John H Strine, Joseph Thomas Hand, Kathleen M Miller, 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is York Water's stock price today?

One share of YORW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.44.

How big of a company is York Water?

York Water has a market capitalization of $420.67 million and generates $48.59 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $12.97 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.01 on an earnings per share basis. York Water employs 102 workers across the globe.

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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  114 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  178 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  292
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 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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