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American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK)

NYSE: AWK · Delayed Price · USD
176.94
-0.89 (-0.50%)
Pre-market:Sep 24, 2021 4:30 AM EDT
177.83
0.11 (0.06%)
At close: Sep 23, 4:00 PM
Market Cap32.51B
Revenue (ttm)3.89B
Net Income (ttm)749.00M
Shares Out182.00M
EPS (ttm)4.13
PE Ratio43.08
Forward PE39.06
Dividend$2.25 (1.27%)
Ex-Dividend DateAug 9, 2021
Volume571,191
Open177.62
Previous Close177.72
Day's Range177.21 - 179.66
52-Week Range130.05 - 189.35
Beta0.23
AnalystsBuy
Price Target178.33 (+0.3%)
Est. Earnings DateNov 3, 2021

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 16 states serving approximately 3.5 million active customers. The company serves residential customers; commercial customers, such as 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 produc...

IndustryWater Utilities
IPO DateApr 23, 2008
CEOJeffry Sterba
Employees7,000
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolAWK
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, AWK's revenue was $3.78 billion, an increase of 4.63% compared to the previous year's $3.61 billion. Earnings were $709.00 million, an increase of 14.17%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 18 analysts, the average rating for AWK stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 178.33, which is an increase of 0.28% from the latest price.

Price Target
$178.33
(0.28% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

American Water's (AWK) California Unit Acquires Water Assets

American Water's (AWK) California American Water unit completes acquisition of East Pasadena Water Company, further expanding its operation in the region.

20 hours ago - Zacks Investment Research

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California American Water Acquires East Pasadena Water Company

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water President Rich Svindland today announced the company's acquisition of the East Pasadena Water Company, a family-owned company of more than 85 year...

2 days ago - Business Wire

American Water Announces Publication of Latest Sustainability Report

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water (NYSE: AWK), the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced today it has issued its sixth biennial Sustainability Report c...

2 days ago - Business Wire

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4 days ago - The Motley Fool

American Water (AWK) Pennsylvania Arm Upgrades Water Mains

American Water Works' (AWK) unit Pennsylvania American Water installs more than 2,000 feet of water main and improves the reliability of its services in Berwick, PA.

6 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Water Announces Changes in Investor Relations Organization

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK), the largest publicly-traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced that Edward Vallejo, vice president of Inv...

1 week ago - Business Wire

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1 week ago - The Motley Fool

Is It Too Late to Buy American Water Works?

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1 week ago - The Motley Fool

California American Water Offers Inclusion and Diversity Grants

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To further promote and support inclusion and diversity in the communities we serve as the water or wastewater provider, California American Water is piloting an Inclusion and...

1 week ago - Business Wire

California American Water Bestows Awards to Top Performing Businesses During Its Annual Diverse Supplier Recognition ...

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California American Water recently held an online event that recognized diverse businesses and other committed contractors as part of its core mission to promote diversity am...

1 week ago - Business Wire

New Jersey American Water Response to Tropical Depression Ida: Raritan-Millstone Flood Protection Project Passes Test

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New Jersey American Water reports that all its operating areas successfully withstood widespread flooding & drinking water quality was not impacted.

1 week ago - Business Wire

American Water (AWK) Indiana Arm to Spend $24.5M on Water Mains

American Water Works (AWK) unit, Indiana American Water, continues to replace its aging water infrastructure, and make it resilient and strong to meet the expected rise in demand.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Missouri American Water Invests $500,000 in Brentwood

BRENTWOOD, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #infrastructure--Missouri American Water invests $500,000 in Brentwood, MO to replace aging pipes and support MoDOT's Route 100 infrastructure improvement project.

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

Update from New Jersey American Water on Response to Tropical Depression Ida

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In the wake of Tropical Depression Ida, New Jersey American Water, the state's largest water and wastewater utility company, wants to update customers that all its operati...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Why Is American Water Works (AWK) Up 4% Since Last Earnings Report?

American Water Works (AWK) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Pennsylvania American Water Readies for Tropical Depression Ida

MECHANICSBURG, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #Ida--Pennsylvania American Water has initiated readiness efforts to mitigate potential impacts of heavy rainfall from Tropical Depression Ida.

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

Why American Water Works Is a Retiree's Dream Stock

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American Water's Valoria Armstrong Named by Philadelphia Business Journal as a Diversity Leader in Business

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water (NYSE: AWK), the largest publicly-traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced that Valoria Armstrong, Chief Inclusion Officer and Vice Presi...

3 weeks ago - Business Wire

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American Water's Walter Lynch Joins Other Industry Leaders to Discuss Cybersecurity with President Biden

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water (NYSE: AWK), the largest publicly-traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, announced that President and CEO Walter Lynch joined other private secto...

4 weeks ago - Business Wire

Divining water funds for investors

Bobby Blue, Morningstar fund research, joins The Exchange to discuss how to invest in clean drinking water. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: https://cnb.cx/2NGeIvi...

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4 weeks ago - CNBC Television

American Water (AWK) New York Arm to Spend $0.7M on Water Mains

American Water's (AWK) unit New York American Water is set to replace 2,000 feet aging water mains for providing high-quality services to customers.

4 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Water Charitable Foundation and NRPA Award $500,000 for Water-Inspired Play Spaces

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The American Water Charitable Foundation (AWCF) is excited to announce the recipients of their 2021 Building Better Communities grant program: City of Imperial Beach, Cali...

4 weeks ago - Business Wire