American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK)

NYSE: AWK · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
136.52
+2.17 (1.62%)
At close: Oct 4, 2022 4:00 PM
136.50
-0.02 (-0.01%)
After-hours: Oct 4, 2022 7:50 PM EDT
1.62%
Market Cap 24.82B
Revenue (ttm) 3.82B
Net Income (ttm) 1.30B
Shares Out 181.79M
EPS (ttm) 7.15
PE Ratio 19.09
Forward PE 27.55
Dividend $2.52 (1.84%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 8, 2022
Volume 460,729
Open 135.16
Previous Close 134.35
Day's Range 134.90 - 137.58
52-Week Range 129.45 - 189.65
Beta 0.44
Analysts Buy
Price Target 167.99 (+23.1%)
Earnings Date Oct 31, 2022

About AWK

American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States. It offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,700 communities in 14 states serving approximately 3.4 million active customers. The company serves residential customers; commercial customers, including food and beverage providers, commercial property developers and proprietors, and energy suppliers; fire service and private fire customers; industrial customers, such as large-scale manufacturers, mining, and prod... [Read more...]

Industry Water Utilities
IPO Date Apr 23, 2008
CEO Walter Lynch
Employees 6,400
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol AWK
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, AWK's revenue was $3.93 billion, an increase of 4.05% compared to the previous year's $3.78 billion. Earnings were $1.26 billion, an increase of 78.14%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 20 analysts, the average rating for AWK stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 167.99, which is an increase of 23.05% from the latest price.

Price Target
$167.99
(23.05% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

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American Water Works (AWK) Investments Aid Amid Rate Hikes

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American Water Recognized as 2022 Leading Disability Employer by the National Organization on Disability

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Pennsylvania American Water Marks Hunger Action Month Through Food Bank Donations

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4 days ago - Business Wire

American Water's (AWK) Pennsylvania Arm to Invest in Upgrades

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Illinois American Water Celebrates Second Annual Source Water Protection Week

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Illinois American Water Offers Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Grants

BELLEVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Illinois American Water announced that applications are now being accepted for the company's Inclusion, Diversity and Equity Grant Program. Through this program, Illin...

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American Water Participates in American Water Works Association's Second Annual Source Water Protection Week

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1 week ago - Business Wire

American Water (AWK) Illinois Unit Acquires Assets for $11M

American Water Works (AWK) arm Illinois American Water buys assets of the City of Villa Grove. It plans to invest $21 million in the next seven years to upgrade the infrastructure of acquired assets.

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Illinois American Water Acquires City of Villa Grove Water and Wastewater Systems

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American Water Charitable Foundation and New Jersey American Water Provide $30,000 to The Malcolm Jenkins Foundation ...

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California American Water Acquires Warring Water Service, Inc.

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American Water's (AWK) New Jersey Arm to Invest in Upgrades

American Water' (AWK) unit, New Jersey American Water, will invest $5 million to replace its aging water and wastewater mains in Ocean City, and continue to provide high-quality services to customers.

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Illinois American Water's Cairo District Celebrates 23 Years of Safety

CAIRO, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Illinois American Water's Cairo District is celebrating 23 years of safety excellence. The local water system team celebrated 23 years, or 8,400 days, without experiencing ...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

American Water Raises $180,000 for Water For People in Fundraising Campaign

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