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

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$72.16 +0.66 (+0.92 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 12:04 PM ET)
Previous Close$71.50
Today's Range$71.77 - $72.53
52-Week Range$51.30 - $72.50
Volume1,299 shs
Average Volume165,748 shs
Market Capitalization$2.65 billion
P/E Ratio41.80
Dividend Yield1.55%
Beta0.08
American States Water Co. is a holding company, which engages in the purchase, production, distribution, and sale of water. It operates through the following segments: Water, Electric, and Contracted Services. The company was founded on December 1, 1929 and is headquartered in San Dimas, CA.

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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$2.8910 per share
Book Value$15.19 per share

Profitability

Net Income$63.87 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$2.65 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 30th. Shareholders of record on Friday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.275 per share on Friday, March 1st. This represents a $1.10 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.52%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 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, February, 25th. The utilities provider reported $0.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.38 by $0.01. The utilities provider had revenue of $111 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $104.54 million. American States Water had a return on equity of 11.70% and a net margin of 14.62%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 6.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.35 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, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American States Water.

What price target have analysts set for AWR?

2 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for American States Water's stock. Their predictions range from $52.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect American States Water's share price to reach $53.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 26.6%. 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?

News coverage about AWR stock has trended somewhat negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. 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 States Water earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.

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 Companhia de Saneamento Bsc DEDSP (SBS), Vertex Pharmaceuticals (VRTX), Verizon Communications (VZ), Realty Income (O), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and Alphabet (GOOG).

Who are American States Water's key executives?

American States Water's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Robert J. Sprowls, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Eva G. Tang, CFO, Secretary, Treasurer & Senior Vice President
  • Gabriel Willis, Vice President-Strategic Business Development
  • Janine L. Zanelli, Investor Relations Contact

Who are American States Water's major shareholders?

American States Water's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.16%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.38%), Northern Trust Corp (1.76%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.57%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.07%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.07%). Company insiders that own American States Water stock include Anne M Holloway, Bryan K Switzer, Denise L Kruger, Diana M Bonta, Eva G Tang, Gladys Farrow, Granville R Hodges Jr, James B Gallagher, James C Cotton III, James F Mcnulty, James L Anderson, Lloyd E Ross, Paul J Rowley and Robert J Sprowls. 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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, APG Asset Management N.V., KBC Group NV, Walthausen & Co. LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Barclays PLC, Granite Investment Partners LLC and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold American States Water company stock in the last year 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, Paul J Rowley and Robert J Sprowls. 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 Norges Bank, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is American States Water's stock price today?

One share of AWR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.16.

How big of a company is American States Water?

American States Water has a market capitalization of $2.65 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.

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:  176 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  298 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  474
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 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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