American Water/AWK

$117.35

1.68%
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About American Water

American Water Works Company, Inc. is a water and wastewater utility company. The Company's primary business involves the ownership of utilities that provide water and wastewater services to residential, commercial, industrial, public authority, fire service and sale for resale customers. It also operates other market-based businesses that provide water and wastewater services to the United States government on military installations, as well as municipalities. The Company operates its business primarily through one segment: the Regulated Businesses segment. The Regulated Businesses segment includes subsidiaries that provide water and wastewater services to customers in approximately 14 states. The Company's utility operates in the states, such as Georgia, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. The Company's utilities operate in approximately 1,700 communities. The Company also operates Wood Heights water and wastewater systems in Ray County.

Ticker

AWK

Sector

Utilities

Trading on

NYSE

Industry

Water Utilities

CEO

M. Susan Hardwick

Employees

6,500

Headquarters

Camden, United States

American Water Metrics

BasicAdvanced
$22.48B
Market cap
23.65
P/E ratio
$4.88
EPS
0.63
Beta
$2.78
Dividend rate
2.45%
Dividend yield
$22.48B
0.63215
$152.99
$113.34
1.55M
$2.78
0.646
0.594
119.608
126.284
58.37%
3.89%
3.25%
10.79%
3.55%
23.654
5.31
2.294
2.598
1.58%
2.41%
2.45%
11.66%
8.28%
3.88%
7.88%
8.91%

What the Analysts think about American Water

Analyst Ratings

Majority rating from 14 analysts.
Buy

Price Targets

Average projection from 9 analysts.
18.6% upside
High $159.00
Low $124.00
$117.35
Current price
$139.18
Average price target

American Water Financial Performance

Income StatementBalance sheetCash Flow

Income Statement

Revenues and expenses
16.56% profit margin
QuarterlyAnnual
Q4 23
QoQ growth
Revenue
$1.03B
-11.57%
Net income
$171M
-47.06%
Profit margin
16.56%
-40.15%

American Water Earnings Performance

Earnings per share (EPS)

Company profitability
Beat by 6.02%
QuarterlyAnnual
Q1 23
Q2 23
Q3 23
Q4 23
Q1 24
Actual
$0.91
$1.44
$1.66
$0.88
-
Expected
$0.92
$1.31
$1.65
$0.83
$1.00
Surprise
-1.27%
9.67%
0.35%
6.02%
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FAQs

What’s the current market cap for American Water stock?

American Water (AWK) has a market cap of $22.48B as of April 19, 2024.

What is the P/E ratio for American Water stock?

The price to earnings (P/E) ratio for American Water (AWK) stock is 23.65 as of April 19, 2024.

Does American Water stock pay dividends?

Yes, the American Water (AWK) stock pays dividends to shareholders. As of April 19, 2024, the dividend rate is $2.7775 and the yield is 2.45%. American Water has a payout ratio of 58.37% on a trailing twelve-month basis.

When is the next American Water dividend payment date?

The next American Water (AWK) dividend payment date is unconfirmed.

What is the beta indicator for American Water?

American Water (AWK) has a beta rating of 0.63. This means that it is less volatile than the market, on average. A beta of 1 would indicate the stock moves in-line with the market, while a beta of 0.5 would mean it moves half as much as the market.

What is the American Water stock price target?

The target price for American Water (AWK) stock is $139.18, which is 18.6% above the current price of $117.35. This is an average based on projections from 9 analysts, and represents their view of what the stock price could be in 12 or 18 months. This should not be seen as investment advice - Lightyear does not carry out investment research.

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