NYSE:MWA - Mueller Water Products Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$12.04 -0.16 (-1.31 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 11:07 AM ET)
Previous Close$12.09
Today's Range$12.04 - $12.15
52-Week Range$9.59 - $12.99
Volume3,845 shs
Average Volume606,437 shs
Market Capitalization$1.93 billion
P/E Ratio27.43
Dividend Yield1.64%
Mueller Water Products logoMueller Water Products, Inc. manufactures and markets products and services for use in the transmission, distribution, and measurement of water in the United States, Canada, and internationally. It operates through Infrastructure and Technologies segments. The Infrastructure segment offers valves for water and gas systems, including iron gate, butterfly, tapping, check, knife, plug, automatic control, and ball valves; dry-barrel and wet-barrel fire hydrants; pipe repair products, such as clamps and couplings used to repair leaks under the Mueller and Jones brand names; small valves, meter bars, and line stopper fittings for use in gas systems; and machines and tools for tapping, drilling, extracting, installing, and stopping-off. This segment sells its products primarily through waterworks distributors to various end user customers, including municipalities, water and wastewater utilities, gas utilities, and fire protection and construction contractors. The Technologies segment provides residential and commercial water metering products and systems; and leak detection and pipe condition assessment products and services primarily to municipalities and waterworks distributors, as well as to end users. Mueller Water Products, Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Miscellaneous fabricated metal products
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.89
Current Ratio5.75
Quick Ratio4.38


Trailing P/E Ratio27.43
Forward P/E Ratio21.89
P/E Growth1.49

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$826 million
Price / Sales2.30
Cash Flow$0.7037 per share
Price / Cash17.11
Book Value$3.09 per share
Price / Book3.90


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$0.44
Net Income$123.30 million
Net Margins12.47%
Return on Equity15.34%
Return on Assets6.26%


Outstanding Shares158,100,000
Market Cap$1,928.84

Mueller Water Products (NYSE:MWA) Frequently Asked Questions

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 17th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, May 21st. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.66%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 9th. View Mueller Water Products' Dividend History.

How will Mueller Water Products' stock buyback program work?

Mueller Water Products announced that its board has authorized a share repurchase program on Tuesday, April 11th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $250,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to purchase up to 128% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are typically a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Mueller Water Products' earnings last quarter?

Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 7th. The industrial products company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.10 by $0.02. The industrial products company earned $233.20 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $213.37 million. Mueller Water Products had a net margin of 12.47% and a return on equity of 15.34%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 16.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.09 earnings per share. View Mueller Water Products' Earnings History.

When is Mueller Water Products' next earnings date?

Mueller Water Products is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Mueller Water Products.

What price target have analysts set for MWA?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Mueller Water Products' shares. Their predictions range from $10.00 to $15.00. On average, they expect Mueller Water Products' share price to reach $13.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Mueller Water Products.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Mueller Water Products?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Mueller Water Products in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Mueller Water Products stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Mueller Water Products stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Mueller Water Products, Inc. manufactures and markets products and services that are used in the transmission and distribution of safe, clean drinking water and in water treatment facilities. Their broad product portfolio includes engineered valves, fire hydrants, pipe fittings, water meters and ductile iron pipe, which are used by municipalities, as well as the residential and non-residential construction industries. " (7/11/2018)
  • 2. Boenning Scattergood analysts commented, "We rate MWA Outperform, with our $14 target reflecting a water infrastructure peer group average forward P/E of 25 times." (11/2/2017)

Who are some of Mueller Water Products' key competitors?

Who are Mueller Water Products' key executives?

Mueller Water Products' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. J. Scott Hall, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Ms. Marietta Edmunds Zakas, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Gregory S. Rogowski, Exec. VP of Sales & Marketing (Age 59)
  • Mr. John H. Van Gerwen, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael S. Nancarrow, VP & Chief Accounting Officer

Has Mueller Water Products been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about MWA stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Mueller Water Products earned a media sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.86 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are Mueller Water Products' major shareholders?

Mueller Water Products' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Deprince Race & Zollo Inc. (1.45%), BLB&B Advisors LLC (0.16%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.11%), Essex Investment Management Co. LLC (0.05%), Whittier Trust Co. (0.01%) and Fortaleza Asset Management Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own Mueller Water Products stock include Bernard G Rethore, Evan Hart, Gregory E Hyland, Jerry W Kolb and Shirley C Franklin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Mueller Water Products.

Which major investors are selling Mueller Water Products stock?

MWA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Whittier Trust Co. and Essex Investment Management Co. LLC. Company insiders that have sold Mueller Water Products company stock in the last year include Evan Hart and Gregory E Hyland. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mueller Water Products.

Which major investors are buying Mueller Water Products stock?

MWA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BLB&B Advisors LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Manning & Napier Group LLC and Fortaleza Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Mueller Water Products.

How do I buy shares of Mueller Water Products?

Shares of MWA 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 Mueller Water Products' stock price today?

One share of MWA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.04.

How big of a company is Mueller Water Products?

Mueller Water Products has a market capitalization of $1.93 billion and generates $826 million in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $123.30 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.44 on an earnings per share basis. Mueller Water Products employs 2,600 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Mueller Water Products?

Mueller Water Products' mailing address is 1200 Abernathy Road N.E.Suite 1200, ATLANTA GA, 30328. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 770-206-4200 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Mueller Water Products (NYSE MWA)

Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  213 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  501
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Mueller Water Products and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe MWA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe MWA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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