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

$90.55
-0.24 (-0.26 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 10:10 AM ET)
Today's Range
$89.96
Now: $90.55
$91.31
50-Day Range
$76.40
MA: $85.77
$93.73
52-Week Range
$58.26
Now: $90.55
$94.39
Volume231,444 shs
Average Volume209,825 shs
Market Capitalization$3.33 billion
P/E Ratio52.65
Dividend Yield1.34%
Beta-0.06
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
SectorUtilities
CUSIP02989910
Phone909-394-3600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$436.82 million
Cash Flow$2.8377 per share
Book Value$15.19 per share

Profitability

Net Income$63.87 million

Miscellaneous

Employees817
Market Cap$3.33 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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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 Thursday, August 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.305 per share on Tuesday, September 3rd. This represents a $1.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.35%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 14th. This is an increase from American States Water's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. 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, August, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.64 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.52 by $0.12. The utilities provider earned $124.65 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $119.71 million. American States Water had a net margin of 16.55% and a return on equity of 13.04%. The company's revenue was up 16.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $0.44 earnings per share. 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, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American States Water.

What price target have analysts set for AWR?

2 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for American States Water's shares. Their predictions range from $54.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect American States Water's share price to reach $54.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 40.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for American States Water.

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

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American States Water in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings 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?

Headlines about AWR stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American States Water earned a news sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for American States Water.

Are investors shorting American States Water?

American States Water saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 2,272,400 shares, an increase of 31.1% from the July 31st total of 1,733,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 208,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 10.9 days. Approximately 6.3% of the company's stock are short sold. 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?

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.31%), BlackRock Inc. (15.31%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.74%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (2.88%), Invesco Ltd. (2.04%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.83%). Company insiders that own American States Water stock include Anne M Holloway, Bryan K Switzer, Denise L Kruger, 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 institutional investors are selling American States Water stock?

AWR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Invesco Ltd., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, KBC Group NV, First Trust Advisors LP and Royal Bank of Canada. Company insiders that have sold American States Water company stock in the last year include Anne M Holloway, Bryan K Switzer, 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 Insider Buying and Selling for American States Water.

Which institutional investors are buying American States Water stock?

AWR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Atria Investments LLC, Atria Investments LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Man Group plc, BlackRock Inc. and BlackRock Inc.. 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 $90.55.

How big of a company is American States Water?

American States Water has a market capitalization of $3.33 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:  187 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  310 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  497
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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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