American States Water Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.52 (+0.60 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 11:30 AM ET)
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Volume2,608 shs
Average Volume135,355 shs
Market Capitalization$3.21 billion
P/E Ratio35.19
Dividend Yield1.55%
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About American States Water

American States Water Co. operates as 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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Overall MarketRank

1.92 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

89th out of 578 stocks

Water Supply Industry

1st out of 30 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 1.9Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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American States Water (NYSE:AWR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is American States Water a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American States Water in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" American States Water stock.
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Are investors shorting American States Water?

American States Water saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 567,700 shares, a decrease of 21.2% from the June 15th total of 720,600 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 191,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's shares are sold short.
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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, August 2nd 2021.
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How can I listen to American States Water's earnings call?

American States Water will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, August 3rd at 2:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-0088 with passcode "10159001".

How were American States Water's earnings last quarter?

American States Water (NYSE:AWR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.52 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.45 by $0.07. The utilities provider earned $117.06 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $114 million. American States Water had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 14.40% and a net margin of 18.46%. American States Water's revenue for the quarter was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.38 EPS.
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How has American States Water's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

American States Water's stock was trading at $79.80 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AWR stock has increased by 8.9% and is now trading at $86.92.
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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 Monday, May 3rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 17th will be given a dividend of $0.335 per share on Wednesday, June 2nd. This represents a $1.34 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 14th.
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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 1.55%. American States Water has been increasing its dividend for 10 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of American States Water is 57.51%. 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 52.34% 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?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for American States Water's shares. Their forecasts range from $87.00 to $87.00. On average, they anticipate American States Water's stock price to reach $87.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 0.1% from the stock's current price.
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Who are American States Water's key executives?

American States Water's management team includes the following people:
  • Robert J. Sprowls, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Eva G. Tang, CFO, Secretary, Treasurer & Senior VP-Finance
  • Janine L. Zanelli, Investor Relations Contact

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What other stocks do shareholders of American States Water own?

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 retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%) and Pflug Koory LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own American States Water stock 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pflug Koory LLC, and State of Alaska Department of Revenue.
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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.
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What is American States Water's stock price today?

One share of AWR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $86.92.

How much money does American States Water make?

American States Water has a market capitalization of $3.21 billion and generates $488.24 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $86.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.33 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does American States Water have?

American States Water employs 841 workers across the globe.

When was American States Water founded?

American States Water was founded in 1929.

What is American States Water's official website?

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

Where are American States Water's headquarters?

American States Water is headquartered at 630 E FOOTHILL BLVD, SAN DIMAS CA, 91773.

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 7/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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