Mueller Water Products Company Profile (NYSE:MWA)

About Mueller Water Products

Mueller Water Products logoMueller Water Products, Inc. is a manufacturer and marketer of products and services used in the transmission, distribution and measurement of water in North America. The Company operates through three segments: Mueller Co., Anvil and Mueller Technologies. The Mueller Co. segment manufactures valves for water and gas systems, and dry-barrel and wet-barrel fire hydrants. The Anvil segment manufactures and sources a range of products, including a range of fittings, couplings, hangers and related products. The Mueller Technologies segment offers metering systems, leak detection, pipe condition assessment and other products and services for the water infrastructure industry. The Mueller Technologies segment includes Mueller Systems and Echologics businesses. The Company offers a range of water infrastructure, flow control and piping component system products and services in the United States and Canada.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Industrial Products
  • Industry: Industrial Equipment & Components
  • Sub-Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MWA
  • CUSIP: 62475810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.55
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $13.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.73
  • 52-Week Range: $162,262,000.00 - $8.55
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 31.85
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 21.64
  • P/E Growth: 1.74
  • Market Cap: $2.04B
  • Outstanding Shares: 162,262,000
  • Beta: 1.35
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 6.06%
  • Return on Equity: 19.52%
  • Return on Assets: 6.38%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.13%
  • Current Ratio: 4.91%
  • Quick Ratio: 3.86%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: $12.88 (2.59% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/11/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperform$15.00View Rating Details
10/12/2016Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
8/5/2016DA DavidsonBoost Price TargetNeutral$11.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
7/13/2016Boenning ScattergoodDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
5/16/2016Sterne Agee CRTReiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
4/28/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesUpgradeSpeculative Buy -> BuyView Rating Details
4/28/2016WedbushBoost Price TargetOutperform$12.00 -> $12.50View Rating Details
4/28/2016Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform$11.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
1/11/2016Janney Montgomery ScottInitiated CoverageBuy$10.00View Rating Details
4/9/2015Northland SecuritiesBoost Price TargetOutperform$10.00 -> $10.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/24/2017        
2/2/2017Q117$0.05$0.04$181.36 million$167.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q416$0.18$0.17$325.14 million$302.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q3$0.17$0.18$301.00 million$310.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2016Q2$0.09$0.10$291.90 million$283.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/3/2016Q116$0.03$0.04$256.76 million$242.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q4$0.15$0.14$317.80 million$311.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q3$0.15$0.15$324.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q215$0.08$0.08$286.40 million$290.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/3/2015Q115$0.04$0.03$275.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q414$0.12$0.16$318.10 million$320.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/4/2014Q314$0.11$0.11$326.45 million$318.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q214$0.07$0.07$294.90 million$288.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/4/2014Q114$0.01$257.92 million$257.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2013Q413$0.07$0.08$299.45 million$293.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2013Q3 2013$0.08$0.08$300.18 million$299.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q2 2013$0.02$0.04$269.49 million$283.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/5/2013Q1 2013($0.01)($0.02)$229.40 million$245.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.04$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2012$0.05$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2012($0.04)($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/31/2012($0.07)($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/1/2011($0.03)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2011($0.07)($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/1/2011($0.05)($0.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.48 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.58 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20169$0.08$0.11$0.09
Q2 20168$0.14$0.18$0.17
Q3 20167$0.15$0.17$0.17
Q4 20164$0.17$0.19$0.18
Q1 20176$0.04$0.08$0.05
Q2 20176$0.08$0.12$0.10
Q3 20176$0.16$0.21$0.18
Q4 20176$0.15$0.22$0.17
Q1 20183$0.05$0.09$0.07
Q2 20183$0.10$0.14$0.12
Q3 20183$0.20$0.23$0.21
Q4 20183$0.16$0.18$0.17
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA)
Annual Dividend:$0.16
Dividend Yield:1.27%
Dividend Growth:16.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:41.03% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
33.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
27.59% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
1/9/2017quarterly$0.041.25%2/8/20172/10/20172/21/2017
11/1/2016quarterly$0.031%11/8/201611/10/201611/21/2016
7/28/2016quarterly$0.031.02%8/4/20168/8/20168/19/2016
4/1/2016quarterly$0.031.19%5/6/20165/10/20165/20/2016
1/28/2016quarterly$0.021.01%2/8/20162/10/20162/19/2016
10/22/2015quarterly$0.020.95%11/6/201511/10/201511/20/2015
7/22/2015quarterly$0.020.93%8/6/20158/10/20158/20/2015
4/22/2015quarterly$0.020.78%5/6/20155/8/20155/20/2015
1/29/2015quarterly$0.020.69%2/6/20152/10/20152/20/2015
10/22/2014quarterly$0.020.76%11/6/201411/10/201411/20/2014
7/22/2014quarterly$0.020.84%8/7/20148/11/20148/20/2014
4/22/2014quarterly$0.020.74%5/7/20145/9/20145/20/2014
1/29/2014quarterly$0.020.8%2/6/20142/10/20142/20/2014
10/23/2013quarterly$0.020.86%11/6/201311/8/201311/20/2013
7/24/2013quarterly$0.020.93%8/7/20138/9/20138/20/2013
4/23/2013quarterly$0.021.19%5/8/20135/10/20135/20/2013
1/30/2013quarterly$0.021.18%2/7/20132/11/20132/20/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.30%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 84.26%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/6/2017Evan HartCFOSell150,000$13.16$1,974,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/6/2017Jerry W KolbDirectorSell34,341$12.98$445,746.18View SEC Filing  
2/23/2015Thomas E FishInsiderSell65,000$9.20$598,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2014Thomas E FishInsiderSell5,223$10.10$52,752.30View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Gregory E HylandCEOSell181,862$9.96$1,811,345.52View SEC Filing  
12/3/2014Thomas E FishInsiderSell23,769$9.95$236,501.55View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Thomas E FishInsiderSell27,976$9.48$265,212.48View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Gregory E HylandCEOSell87,098$9.62$837,882.76View SEC Filing  
11/21/2014Gregory RogowskiInsiderSell69,735$9.59$668,758.65View SEC Filing  
11/11/2014Robert D DunnSVPSell48,814$9.91$483,746.74View SEC Filing  
5/27/2014Thomas E FishInsiderSell252,660$8.69$2,195,615.40View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Thomas FishInsiderSell61,434$8.50$522,189.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2013Thomas FishInsiderSell48,013$8.57$411,471.41View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Joseph B LeonardDirectorBuy29,000$6.97$202,130.00View SEC Filing  
5/3/2013Bernard G RethoreDirectorBuy10,000$6.73$67,300.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA)
DateHeadline
News IconMarket Scanner: Checking the Levels for Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) - Providence Standard (NYSE:MWA)
providencestandard.com - February 24 at 4:06 PM
News IconBuy or Sell? What Analysts Recommends: SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. (SSNC), Mueller Water Products, Inc ... - StockNewsJournal (NYSE:MWA)
stocknewsjournal.com - February 24 at 9:13 AM
News IconWashington Suburban Sanitary Commission extends pipeline condition assessment contract with Echologics (NYSE:MWA)
www.waterworld.com - February 22 at 6:49 PM
marketexclusive.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. (NYSE:MWA) Files An 8-K Other Events - Market Exclusive (NYSE:MWA)
marketexclusive.com - February 22 at 8:40 AM
marketexclusive.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. (NYSE:MWA) Files An 8-K Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement (NYSE:MWA)
marketexclusive.com - February 21 at 6:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWashington Suburban Sanitary Commission Approves Second Extension of Pipeline Condition Assessment Contract with Echologics (NYSE:MWA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 6:05 PM
News IconEquity Focus: Zeroing in on Shares of Mueller Water Products Inc. (MWA) - Baldwin Journal (NYSE:MWA)
baldwinjournal.com - February 17 at 5:08 PM
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www.highlandmirror.com - February 17 at 5:08 PM
bizjournals.com logoIndustrial Equipment Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Mueller Water Products, Pentair, Parker-Hannifin, and General Cable (NYSE:MWA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 16 at 6:20 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:MWA)
biz.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. Financials (NYSE:MWA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 9:08 PM
News IconForward Earnings Estimate of MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS(MWA ... - Highland Mirror (NYSE:MWA)
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theusacommerce.com - February 10 at 12:48 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:MWA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 9 at 12:40 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:MWA)
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:37 PM
News IconDirector of MUELLER WATER PRODUCTS S (NYSE:MWA), Kolb Jerry W, sells 34,341 shares worth $445,746 (NYSE:MWA)
empowerednews.net - February 8 at 1:17 AM
News IconRevenue Update on Mueller Water Products(NYSE:MWA) (NYSE:MWA)
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feeds.benzinga.com logoMueller Water Products to Present at Gabelli & Company's 27th Annual Pump, Valve and Water Systems Symposium (NYSE:MWA)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 7 at 9:01 PM
News IconWatching the Numbers for Mueller Water Products Inc. (MWA) - Piedmont Register (NYSE:MWA)
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News IconMarket Views: Tracking Shares of Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) - The Standard (NYSE:MWA)
6milestandard.com - February 7 at 8:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMueller Water Products to Present at Gabelli & Company’s 27th Annual Pump, Valve and Water Systems Symposium (NYSE:MWA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 8:16 PM
nasdaq.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS (MWA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 08, 2017 - Nasdaq (NYSE:MWA)
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 3:15 PM
insidermonkey.com logoBoard Member at Beleaguered Burrito Chain Buys Shares After Barron’s Releases Grim Cover Story, Plus Other Noteworthy Insider Trading Activity (NYSE:MWA)
www.insidermonkey.com - February 7 at 3:15 PM
capitalcube.com logoMueller Water Products, Inc. :MWA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : February 7, 2017 (NYSE:MWA)
www.capitalcube.com - February 7 at 3:15 PM
wallstrt24.com logoWatch List Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX), Mueller ... - Wall Street 24 (NYSE:MWA)
wallstrt24.com - February 6 at 6:48 PM
marketexclusive.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. (NYSE:MWA) Files An 8-K Other Events (NYSE:MWA)
marketexclusive.com - February 6 at 9:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of MWA earnings conference call or presentation 3-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:MWA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 4 at 12:31 AM
4-traders.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. : Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NYSE:MWA)
www.4-traders.com - February 3 at 7:30 PM
marketexclusive.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. (NYSE:MWA) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:MWA)
marketexclusive.com - February 3 at 7:29 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMueller Water Products' (MWA) CEO Scott Hall on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:MWA)
seekingalpha.com - February 3 at 7:29 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ1 2017 Mueller Water Products Inc Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:MWA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:33 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoMueller Water Products Reports 2017 First Quarter Results (NYSE:MWA)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:33 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoMueller Water Products misses 1Q profit forecasts (NYSE:MWA)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 7:33 PM
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streetwisereport.com - February 1 at 12:40 AM
streetinsider.com logoMueller Water Products, Inc. (MWA) Enters Agreement to Acquire Singer Valve - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:MWA)
www.streetinsider.com - February 1 at 12:40 AM
streetinsider.com logoMueller Water Products, Inc. (MWA) Enters Agreement to Acquire Singer Valve (NYSE:MWA)
www.streetinsider.com - January 30 at 7:24 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Mueller Water Products to acquire Singer Valve (NYSE:MWA)
feeds.reuters.com - January 30 at 10:29 AM
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lakecitytribune.com - January 29 at 7:46 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoMUELLER WATER PRODUCTS, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Submission of Matters to (NYSE:MWA)
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capitalcube.com logoMueller Water Products, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : MWA-US : January 26, 2017 (NYSE:MWA)
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www.realistinvestor.com - January 18 at 7:13 AM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Multiple Tailwinds That Could Push Mueller Water Products Higher (NYSE:MWA)
seekingalpha.com - January 17 at 7:02 PM
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What is Mueller Water Products' stock symbol?

Mueller Water Products trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MWA."

How often does Mueller Water Products pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mueller Water Products?

Mueller Water Products announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, January 9th. Investors of record on Friday, February 10th will be given a dividend of $0.04 per share on Tuesday, February 21st. This represents a $0.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 8th. This is a boost from Mueller Water Products's previous quarterly dividend of $0.03.

Where is Mueller Water Products' stock going? Where will Mueller Water Products' stock price be in 2017?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Mueller Water Products' shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Mueller Water Products' share price to reach $12.88 in the next twelve months.

When will Mueller Water Products announce their earnings?

Mueller Water Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, April, 24th 2017.

Who owns Mueller Water Products stock?

Mueller Water Products' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (4.46%), Franklin Resources Inc. (3.73%), RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC (2.54%), Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (2.46%), State Street Corp (1.83%) and Allianz Asset Management AG (1.54%). Company insiders that own Mueller Water Products stock include Evan Hart and Jerry W Kolb.

Who sold Mueller Water Products stock? Who is selling Mueller Water Products stock?

Mueller Water Products' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Skyline Asset Management LP, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Allianz Asset Management AG, RidgeWorth Capital Management LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Royce & Associates LP, Two Sigma Investments LP and Cipher Capital LP. Company insiders that have sold Mueller Water Products stock in the last year include Evan Hart and Jerry W Kolb.

Who bought Mueller Water Products stock? Who is buying Mueller Water Products stock?

Mueller Water Products' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Numeric Investors LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, A.R.T. Advisors LLC, Bogle Investment Management L P DE and AQR Capital Management LLC.

How do I buy Mueller Water Products stock?

Shares of Mueller Water Products can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Mueller Water Products stock cost?

One share of Mueller Water Products stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.55.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff