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NYSE:AWRAmerican States Water Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.01 (+0.01 %)
(As of 08/6/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $76.65
50-Day Range
MA: $77.90
52-Week Range
Now: $76.65
Volume117,772 shs
Average Volume202,912 shs
Market Capitalization$2.83 billion
P/E Ratio33.62
Dividend Yield1.59%
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: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.76 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$473.87 million
Cash Flow$3.11 per share
Book Value$16.79 per share


Net Income$84.34 million


Market Cap$2.83 billion
Next Earnings Date11/2/2020 (Estimated)
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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 COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AWR shares have decreased by 3.9% and is now trading at $76.65.
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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."
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When is American States Water's next earnings date?

American States Water is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 2nd 2020.
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How were American States Water's earnings last quarter?

American States Water Co (NYSE:AWR) announced its earnings results on Monday, August, 3rd. The utilities provider reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.69. The utilities provider earned $121.28 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $138.13 million. American States Water had a return on equity of 13.51% and a net margin of 17.66%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 2.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.64 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 Thursday, July 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.335 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.75%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 14th. This is an increase from American States Water's previous quarterly dividend of $0.31.
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What price target have analysts set for AWR?

4 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for American States Water's stock. 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 year. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% from the stock's current price.
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Has American States Water been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about AWR stock have trended positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American States Water earned a media sentiment score of 2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles 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 company's share price in the next several days.
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Are investors shorting American States Water?

American States Water saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 884,500 shares, an increase of 9.0% from the June 15th total of 811,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 269,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. Currently, 2.4% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Copeland Capital Management LLC (0.96%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.84%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.62%), ProShare Advisors LLC (0.27%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.25%) and UBS Group AG (0.22%). 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.
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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 WINTON GROUP Ltd, SG Americas Securities LLC, ProShare Advisors LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Raymond James & Associates, UBS Group AG, and 6 Meridian. Company insiders that have sold American States Water company stock in the last year include Bryan K Switzer, James F Mcnulty, Lloyd E Ross, and Patrick Ronald Scanlon.
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Which major investors are buying American States Water stock?

AWR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, Duality Advisers LP, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, First National Corp MA ADV, First Trust Advisors LP, Swiss National Bank, and Tealwood Asset Management Inc..
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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 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 $76.65.

How big of a company is American States Water?

American States Water has a market capitalization of $2.83 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 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 8/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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