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NYSE:AWR

American States Water Stock Forecast, Price & News

$79.82
-1.25 (-1.54 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$79.56
Now: $79.82
$81.52
50-Day Range
$73.84
MA: $78.48
$81.77
52-Week Range
$65.11
Now: $79.82
$96.64
Volume153,375 shs
Average Volume148,792 shs
Market Capitalization$2.94 billion
P/E Ratio35.63
Dividend Yield1.65%
Beta-0.07
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 24, 2020, it provided water service to approximately 261,000 customers located throughout 10 counties in Northern, Coastal, and Southern California; and distributed electricity to approximately 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 headquartered in San Dimas, California.
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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

1.88 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

63rd out of 272 stocks

Water Supply Industry

6th out of 15 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP02989910
Phone909-394-3600
Employees841

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$473.87 million
Cash Flow$3.05 per share
Book Value$16.33 per share

Profitability

Net Income$84.34 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$2.94 billion
Next Earnings Date2/22/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$79.82
-1.25 (-1.54 %)
(As of 01/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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American States Water (NYSE:AWR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has American States Water's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

American States Water's stock was trading at $79.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AWR shares have increased by 0.0% and is now trading at $79.82.
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Is American States Water a buy right now?

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 and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" American States Water stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than American States Water?

Wall Street analysts have given American States Water a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but American States Water wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as American States Water's CEO?

6,978 employees have rated American States Water CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among American States Water's employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is American States Water's next earnings date?

American States Water is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 22nd 2021.
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How were American States Water's earnings last quarter?

American States Water (NYSE:AWR) issued its quarterly earnings data on Saturday, November, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.72 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $133.69 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $152.09 million. American States Water had a return on equity of 13.49% and a net margin of 17.38%. American States Water's revenue was down .6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.69 earnings per share.
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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, October 28th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.335 per share on Tuesday, December 1st. This represents a $1.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.68%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 13th.
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Is American States Water a good dividend stock?

American States Water pays an annual dividend of $1.34 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.65%. American States Water has been increasing its dividend for 9 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of American States Water is 62.91%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, American States Water will have a dividend payout ratio of 56.07% next year. This indicates that American States Water will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for AWR?

4 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for American States Water's stock. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $93.00. On average, they expect American States Water's share price to reach $81.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.1% from the stock's current price.
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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 following people:
  • Mr. Robert J. Sprowls, CEO, Pres & Director (Age 62, Pay $1.71M)
  • Ms. Eva G. Tang, Sr. VP of Fin., CFO, Corp. Sec. & Treasurer (Age 64, Pay $684.59k)
  • Ms. Denise L. Kruger, Sr. VP of Regulated Utilities - Golden State Water Company (Age 56, Pay $678.87k)
  • Mr. Bryan K. Switzer, VP of Regulatory Affairs - Golden State Water Company (Age 63, Pay $430.32k)
  • Ms. Gladys M. Farrow, Assistant Sec. (Age 55)

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd (0.06%), Kestra Advisory Services LLC (0.04%), Exchange Traded Concepts LLC (0.02%), Sowell Financial Services LLC (0.01%) and Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own American States Water stock 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.
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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 of Alaska Department of Revenue, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, and Sowell Financial Services LLC.
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Which major investors are buying American States Water stock?

AWR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc., and Exchange Traded Concepts LLC.
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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 WeBull, 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 $79.82.

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 841 workers across the globe.

What is American States Water's official website?

The official website for American States Water is 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 1/22/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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