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NYSE:AWRAmerican States Water Stock Price, Forecast & News

$79.59
+1.12 (+1.43 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$78.98
Now: $79.59
$80.44
50-Day Range
$73.85
MA: $78.20
$82.39
52-Week Range
$65.11
Now: $79.59
$96.64
Volume125,000 shs
Average Volume285,036 shs
Market Capitalization$2.94 billion
P/E Ratio34.45
Dividend Yield1.53%
Beta-0.09
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. The company also provides water and/or wastewater services, including the operation, maintenance, and construction of facilities at the water and/or wastewater systems at various military installations. American States Water Company was founded in 1929 and is based in San Dimas, California.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.60 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP02989910
Phone909-394-3600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$473.87 million
Cash Flow$3.15 per share
Book Value$16.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$84.34 million

Miscellaneous

Employees817
Market Cap$2.94 billion
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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American States Water (NYSE:AWR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has American States Water's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

American States Water's stock was trading at $79.80 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AWR shares have decreased by 0.3% and is now trading at $79.59. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of American States Water?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American States Water in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for American States Water.

When is American States Water's next earnings date?

American States Water is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for American States Water.

How were American States Water's earnings last quarter?

American States Water Co (NYSE:AWR) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 4th. The utilities provider reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.43 by $0.05. The utilities provider had revenue of $109.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $105.42 million. American States Water had a net margin of 17.78% and a return on equity of 13.44%. The company's revenue was up 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.35 earnings per share. View American States Water's earnings history.

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 Monday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.305 per share on Monday, June 1st. This represents a $1.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.53%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 14th. View American States Water's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for AWR?

4 brokers have issued 1-year price targets for American States Water's shares. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $93.00. On average, they anticipate American States Water's share price to reach $80.75 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for American States Water.

Has American States Water been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AWR stock has trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American States Water earned a daily sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about American States Water.

Are investors shorting American States Water?

American States Water saw a decrease in short interest in the month of June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 811,400 shares, a decrease of 13.5% from the May 31st total of 938,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 322,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.5 days. Currently, 2.2% of the company's shares 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?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American States Water investors own include Alibaba Group (BABA), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), Home Depot (HD), Companhia de Saneamento Bsc DEDSP (SBS), Bank of America (BAC), Walt Disney (DIS), salesforce.com (CRM), Verizon Communications (VZ) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are American States Water's key executives?

American States Water's management team includes the following 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)

What is American States Water's stock symbol?

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

Who are American States Water's major shareholders?

American States Water's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include First Financial Bank Trust Division (0.01%). 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 institutional investors are buying American States Water stock?

AWR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Financial Bank Trust Division. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $79.59.

How big of a company is American States Water?

American States Water has a market capitalization of $2.94 billion and generates $473.87 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $84.34 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.13 on an earnings per share basis. American States Water employs 817 workers across the globe.

What is American States Water's official website?

The official website for American States Water is www.americanstateswatercompany.gcs-web.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]

This page was last updated on 7/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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