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NYSE:AWR - American States Water Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.41 (+0.48 %)
(As of 12/6/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $86.58
50-Day Range
MA: $88.63
52-Week Range
Now: $86.58
Volume200,168 shs
Average Volume200,782 shs
Market Capitalization$3.19 billion
P/E Ratio50.34
Dividend Yield1.42%
American States Water Company, through its subsidiaries, provides water and electric services to residential, industrial, and other customers in the United States. It operates through three segments: Water, Electric, and Contracted Services. The company purchases, produces, distributes, and sells water, as well as distributes electricity. As of February 25, 2019, it provided water service to approximately 260,000 customers located throughout 10 counties in Northern, Coastal, and Southern California; and distributed electricity to 24,000 customers in the City of Big Bear and surrounding areas in San Bernardino County, California. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$436.82 million
Cash Flow$2.89 per share
Book Value$15.19 per share


Net Income$63.87 million


Market Cap$3.19 billion
Next Earnings Date2/24/2020 (Estimated)

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American States Water (NYSE:AWR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American States Water's stock symbol?

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

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

American States Water announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.305 per share on Monday, December 2nd. This represents a $1.22 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.41%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 14th. View American States Water's Dividend History.

How were American States Water's earnings last quarter?

American States Water Co (NYSE:AWR) posted its earnings results on Monday, November, 4th. The utilities provider reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.72 by $0.03. The utilities provider earned $134.50 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $135 million. American States Water had a return on equity of 13.23% and a net margin of 17.26%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 8.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.62 EPS. View American States Water's Earnings History.

When is American States Water's next earnings date?

American States Water is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 24th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for American States Water.

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

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

Has American States Water been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AWR stock have been trending neutral on Saturday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American States Water earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for American States Water.

Are investors shorting American States Water?

American States Water saw a drop in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,800,000 shares, a drop of 7.2% from the October 31st total of 1,940,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 255,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 7.0 days. Approximately 5.0% of the company's shares are sold short. View American States Water's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of American States Water's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of American States Water own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American States Water investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), Companhia de Saneamento Bsc DEDSP (SBS), AT&T (t), Bank of America (BAC), Vertex Pharmaceuticals (vrtx), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD) and Target (TGT).

Who are American States Water's key executives?

American States Water's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert J. Sprowls, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Ms. Eva G. Tang, Sr. VP of Fin., CFO, Corp. Sec. & Treasurer (Age 63)
  • Ms. Gladys M. Farrow, Assistant Sec. (Age 54)

Who are American States Water's major shareholders?

American States Water's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (7.46%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (2.88%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (1.08%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.55%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.45%) and Man Group plc (0.40%). Company insiders that own American States Water stock include Anne M Holloway, Bryan K Switzer, Diana M Bonta, Eva G Tang, Granville R Hodges Jr, James C Cotton III, James F Mcnulty, James L Anderson, Lloyd E Ross, Patrick Ronald Scanlon, Paul J Rowley, Robert J Sprowls and Sarah J Anderson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American States Water.

Which major investors are selling American States Water stock?

AWR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., SG Americas Securities LLC, Man Group plc, Mackay Shields LLC, Arabesque Asset Management Ltd and Ingalls & Snyder LLC. Company insiders that have sold American States Water company stock in the last year include Anne M Holloway, Bryan K Switzer, Eva G Tang, James C Cotton III, James F Mcnulty, James L Anderson, Lloyd E Ross, Patrick Ronald Scanlon, Paul J Rowley, Robert J Sprowls and Sarah J Anderson. View Insider Buying and Selling for American States Water.

Which major investors are buying American States Water stock?

AWR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, California Public Employees Retirement System, WESPAC Advisors LLC, Squarepoint Ops LLC, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Tuttle Tactical Management, Chicago Equity Partners LLC and State of Tennessee Treasury Department. View Insider Buying and Selling for American States Water.

How do I buy shares of American States Water?

Shares of AWR 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 American States Water's stock price today?

One share of AWR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $86.58.

How big of a company is American States Water?

American States Water has a market capitalization of $3.19 billion and generates $436.82 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $63.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.72 on an earnings per share basis. American States Water employs 817 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About American States Water.

What is American States Water's official website?

The official website for American States Water is http://www.aswater.com/.

How can I contact American States Water?

American States Water's mailing address is 630 E FOOTHILL BLVD, SAN DIMAS CA, 91773. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 909-394-3600 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for American States Water (NYSE AWR)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  198 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  322 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  520
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American States Water and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AWR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AWR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/7/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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