NYSE:AWK - American Water Works Stock Price, News, & Analysis

$118.27
+1.59 (+1.36 %)
(As of 06/17/2019 01:04 AM ET)
Today's Range
$116.62
Now: $118.27
$118.71
50-Day Range
$106.10
MA: $111.42
$117.82
52-Week Range
$78.91
Now: $118.27
$119.28
Volume646,145 shs
Average Volume827,440 shs
Market Capitalization$21.35 billion
P/E Ratio35.84
Dividend Yield1.69%
Beta0.19
American Water Works Company, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States and Canada. It offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,600 communities in 16 states serving approximately 3.4 million active customers. The company serves residential customers; commercial customers, such as food and beverage providers, commercial property developers and proprietors, and energy suppliers; fire service and private fire customers; industrial customers, such as large-scale manufacturers, mining, and production operations; public authorities comprising government buildings and other public sector facilities; and other utilities and community water and wastewater systems. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP03042010
Phone856-955-4001

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.44 billion
Cash Flow$6.3077 per share
Book Value$32.47 per share

Profitability

Net Income$567 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,100
Market Cap$21.35 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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American Water Works (NYSE:AWK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Water Works' stock symbol?

American Water Works trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AWK."

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

American Water Works declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.50 per share on Tuesday, June 4th. This represents a $2.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 10th. This is an increase from American Water Works's previous quarterly dividend of $0.46. View American Water Works' Dividend History.

How were American Water Works' earnings last quarter?

American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 1st. The utilities provider reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $813 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $792.73 million. American Water Works had a net margin of 16.44% and a return on equity of 10.25%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 6.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.59 EPS. View American Water Works' Earnings History.

When is American Water Works' next earnings date?

American Water Works is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Water Works.

What guidance has American Water Works issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Water Works updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.54-3.64 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.60.

What price target have analysts set for AWK?

6 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for American Water Works' shares. Their predictions range from $96.00 to $121.00. On average, they expect American Water Works' share price to reach $107.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for American Water Works.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Water Works?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Water Works in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Water Works.

Has American Water Works been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AWK stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. American Water Works earned a coverage optimism score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for American Water Works.

Who are some of American Water Works' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of American Water Works own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Water Works investors own include General Electric (GE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Visa (V), NVIDIA (NVDA), Altria Group (MO), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Boeing (BA).

Who are American Water Works' key executives?

American Water Works' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Susan N. Story, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Ms. Linda G. Sullivan, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Walter J. Lynch, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Michael A. Sgro Esq., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)
  • Mr. Loyd Warnock, Sr. VP of External Affairs & Bus. Devel. (Age 59)

Who are American Water Works' major shareholders?

American Water Works' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.07%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (2.53%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.08%), Northern Trust Corp (2.03%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.10%) and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.93%). Company insiders that own American Water Works stock include Deborah A Degillio, Jeffrey N Edwards, Karl F Kurz, Loyd A Warnock, Melanie M Kennedy, Michael A Sgro, Susan N Story and Walter Lynch. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Water Works.

Which major investors are selling American Water Works stock?

AWK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Scout Investments Inc., Carillon Tower Advisers Inc., Reaves W H & Co. Inc., Marshall Wace North America L.P., Rockefeller Capital Management L.P., Federated Investors Inc. PA and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold American Water Works company stock in the last year include Loyd A Warnock, Melanie M Kennedy, Michael A Sgro, Susan N Story and Walter Lynch. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Water Works.

Which major investors are buying American Water Works stock?

AWK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Confluence Investment Management LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, Ellis Investment Partners LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Northern Trust Corp, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Barometer Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought American Water Works stock in the last two years include Jeffrey N Edwards, Karl F Kurz and Susan N Story. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Water Works.

How do I buy shares of American Water Works?

Shares of AWK 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 American Water Works' stock price today?

One share of AWK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $118.27.

How big of a company is American Water Works?

American Water Works has a market capitalization of $21.35 billion and generates $3.44 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $567 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.30 on an earnings per share basis. American Water Works employs 7,100 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About American Water Works.

What is American Water Works' official website?

The official website for American Water Works is http://www.amwater.com/.

How can I contact American Water Works?

American Water Works' mailing address is 1 WATER STREET, CAMDEN NJ, 08102. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 856-955-4001 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for American Water Works (NYSE AWK)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  429 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  350 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  779
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This page was last updated on 6/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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