AWK - American Water Works Company, Inc.

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+0.87 (+0.78%)
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Previous Close111.17
Bid112.28 x 800
Ask112.30 x 1200
Day's Range111.10 - 112.52
52 Week Range77.73 - 112.52
Avg. Volume1,065,861
Market Cap20.225B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.32
PE Ratio (TTM)35.31
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.82 (1.68%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-05-10
1y Target EstN/A
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Press Releases
  • Business Wire2 days ago

    Pennsylvania American Water Launches 2019 Infrastructure Upgrade Project Map during National Infrastructure Week

    Pennsylvania American Water announced today that customers can see where dollars from their monthly bills are flowing into water and wastewater system upgrades through a user-friendly online map. The new site,, shows locations of and details about water and wastewater pipe improvement projects the company has planned across the commonwealth in 2019. This national discussion focuses on the need to elevate infrastructure as a critical issue impacting all Americans.

  • Business Wire3 days ago

    Illinois American Water Engineer Chosen for Water Environment Federation’s Water Leadership Institute

    Illinois American Water’s Padma Paan is one of only 54 individuals accepted into the Water Environment Federation’s (WEF) Water Leadership Institute (WLI). The intensive program was developed by WEF for emerging water industry leaders from across the world, allowing them to engage in management training and leadership development. WEF and its global network of 35,000 individual members and 75 affiliated Member Associations provide water quality professionals around the world with the latest in water quality education, training and business opportunities.

  • Business Wire3 days ago

    Water and Sewer Line Protection Program Saves Philadelphia Homeowners $1 Million in First Six Months

    Philadelphia officials on Wednesday joined American Water Resources (AWR) representatives to announce that a new water and sewer line protection partnership has already saved Philadelphia homeowners more than $1 million in the first six months of enrollment. The program, a partnership between AWR and the Philadelphia Energy Authority (PEA), an independent creation of City Council, has enrolled more than 57,000 homeowners across the city, allowing them to purchase optional low-cost protection plans for the service lines that extend from city water and sewer mains to the home.

  • Business Wire5 days ago

    New Jersey American Water Participates in 7th Annual Infrastructure Week, May 13-20

    New Jersey American Water is proud to be joining the hundreds of businesses, labor organizations, elected officials and others in spreading the message that we must #BuildForTomorrow during this year’s Infrastructure Week, held May 13-20. In its seventh year, Infrastructure Week is a national week of events, media coverage, education and issue advocacy designed to elevate infrastructure as a critical issue impacting the economy, society, security and future. “Many of us take infrastructure for granted, with the average resident unaware of just how much it impacts daily life,” said Cheryl Norton, president of New Jersey American Water.

  • Business Wire9 days ago

    Illinois American Water Highlights Water Quality Reports During National Drinking Water Week

    During National Drinking Water Week (May 5 -11), Illinois American Water is announcing the 2018 Water Quality Reports and highlighting the company’s water quality track record. Also known as the Consumer Confidence Report, the water quality report describes local drinking water source information and test results, including all substances detected in the water and their levels. Customers can search for their local water quality report by zip code on the company’s website at under Water Quality.

  • Business Wire10 days ago

    Pennsylvania American Water Announces 2019 Environmental Grants for Local Watershed Projects

    Eight organizations receive $40,000 in funding to help protect water resources in Pennsylvania through annual grant program in conjunction with Drinking Water Week

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    Illinois American Water Invests $1 Million to Upgrade Grand Boulevard Booster Station in Peoria

    Illinois American Water’s Peoria District is investing approximately $1 million to upgrade the Grand Boulevard booster station in Peoria. The high service station ensures reliable water service to customers and adequate water pressure for fire protection. Work is currently underway at the booster station to upgrade electrical equipment as well as install new motors and starters.

  • Business Wire12 days ago

    West Virginia American Water Awards $10,000 in Environmental Grants to Projects in Braxton, Cabell, Fayette and Kanawha Counties

    Six organizations receive funding to help protect water resources in West Virginia through annual grant program as part of Drinking Water Week

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    New Jersey American Water Announces 2019 Environmental Grant Award Recipients

    As water utility providers across the nation celebrate Drinking Water Week, New Jersey American Water is proud to announce the recipients of its 2019 Environmental Grant Program awards. “Since its inception, New Jersey American Water’s Environmental Grant Program has provided more than $318,000 in needed support to a total of 39 projects to improve, restore and protect our valuable natural resources all across the state,” stated Greer Thacker, Environmental Specialist, New Jersey American Water.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    Missouri American Water Helps to Protect the Source During Drinking Water Week

    Missouri American Water is proud of its water quality, and the company will be using an awareness “holiday” to help its customers and the public to understand exactly why. In recognition of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Drinking Water Week 2019, Missouri American Water is implementing a communications campaign that seeks to recognize the vital role water plays in everyday lives. Drinking Water Week will be observed nationwide from May 5–11 and will center once again on the theme Protect the Source.

  • Business Wire18 days ago

    American Water Chief Financial Officer Linda Sullivan Announces Retirement August 1, 2019; Susan Hardwick Named to Succeed as Chief Financial Officer

    American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) announced today that executive vice president and chief financial officer Linda Sullivan plans to retire on August 1. Susan Hardwick will join the company on June 3 and will succeed Sullivan as CFO on July 1, ensuring an orderly transition of the position. “This is especially bittersweet for me, as Linda and I have been a team since we both began our CFO and CEO jobs on May 8, 2014,” said Susan Story, president and chief executive officer of American Water.

  • Business Wire18 days ago

    American Water Reports First Quarter 2019 Results

    CAMDEN, N.J.-- -- First quarter 2019 diluted earnings per share were $0.62, compared to $0.59 in 2018 First quarter 2019 adjusted diluted earnings per share were $0.61, excluding a liability reduction related to the Freedom Industries chemical spill settlement and following a 13.5% increase from 1Q 2017 to 1Q 2018 Affirmed 2019 earnings guidance range and long-term EPS compound annual growth rate in ...

  • Business Wire19 days ago

    New Jersey American Water Named Recipient of CIANJ’s 2019 Environmental Leadership Awards

    New Jersey American Water was recently named a 2019 recipient of the Commerce and Industry Association of New Jersey’s (CIANJ) inaugural Environmental Leadership Awards. New Jersey American Water was one of more than 150 consultants, attorneys, engineers, licensed site remediation professionals, companies and others who work in the environmental sector to be named to the inaugural class of Environmental Leadership Award recipients. Honorees were recognized for their leadership in such areas as recycling, pollution prevention, green building design, environmental conservation, energy conservation, community impact, manufacturing innovation and brownfield redevelopment.

  • Business Wire19 days ago

    Over $500,000 in Water Tank Improvements in Fisher Completed by Illinois American Water

    Illinois American Water has completed rehabilitating the 100,000 gallon water storage tank located on Jackson Street in Fisher. The investment of approximately $500,000 helps to extend the life of the storage tank, ensuring adequate water supply and water pressure for drinking water and fire protection. According to Brian Wiemers, production superintendent for Illinois American Water’s Champaign County service area, the fresh coat of paint on the Fisher water tank protects it from the elements while highlighting community pride.

  • Business Wire20 days ago

    American Water CEO Susan Story Set to Speak At Women’s Leadership Conference

    American Water (AWK), the nation’s largest publicly-traded water and wastewater utility company, today announced President and Chief Executive Officer Susan Story will deliver the keynote address at the 15th annual Women’s Leadership Conference being held from April 30 – May 1 in New York City. On Tuesday, April 30, Story will be the keynote speaker and discuss the company’s focus on Environmental Leadership, Social Responsibility and Governance (ESG).

  • Business Wire23 days ago

    Pennsylvania American Water Protects Against Dangers of Improper Prescription Disposal

    Pennsylvania American Water is joining forces with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency to encourage participation in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 27. This awareness campaign encourages area residents to clean out their medicine cabinets and turn medications in safely and anonymously at their local collection site on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For those who are unable to participate, the campaign teaches the public how to conduct proper disposal at home. “Far too often, unused prescription drugs find their way into the wrong hands and into our community water supplies, potentially causing environmental harm,” said Jennifer Heymann, source water protection program manager, for American Water’s Mid-Atlantic Division.

  • Business Wire23 days ago

    American Water to Hold Annual Meeting Of Shareholders on Friday, May 10, 2019

    American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) would like to remind shareholders that it will hold its Annual Meeting of Shareholders at 10 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) on Friday, May 10, 2019, at The Camden Adventure Aquarium, 1 Riverside Drive, Camden, N.J. Shareholders of record at the close of business on the record date, March 15, 2019, are entitled to notice of, and to vote on, all matters that properly come before the meeting. Shareholders or holders of authorized, legal proxies who plan to attend the meeting in person should review the company’s admission card requirements, which are described on page 5 of the company’s proxy statement, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 26, 2019.

  • Business Wire25 days ago

    Illinois American Water Encourages Customers to Participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 27, 2019

    Illinois American Water encourages customers to participate in the Drug Enforcement Agency’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this coming Saturday, April 27, 2019. Residents are encouraged to drop off their unwanted medications at approved collection sites so they can be incinerated, which is the Environmental Protection Agency’s recommended approach for pharmaceutical disposal.

  • Business Wire27 days ago

    New Jersey American Water & Scholastic Partner to Provide Water Conservation Curriculum to NJ Teachers & Students

    In celebration of Earth Day, New Jersey American Water and Scholastic are partnering together again this year to provide valuable curriculum to teachers for educational lessons for students throughout the state of New Jersey focused on water. Through the How Water Works program, New Jersey teachers can receive valuable, free STEM-based curriculum highlighting the important role water plays in our everyday lives. “This is the fourth year New Jersey American Water has partnered with Scholastic to help our New Jersey educators shine a light on water and its profound impact on our world,” said Denise Venuti Free, Director of Communications and External Affairs for New Jersey American Water.

  • Business Wire27 days ago

    Illinois American Water Celebrates Earth Day by Announcing 2019 Environmental Grant Recipients and Projects

    Illinois American Water is celebrating Earth Day by announcing environmental grants for 10 watershed initiatives across the state. The environmental grant recipients will receive a share of funds totaling $24,952 for community projects that improve, restore or protect watersheds. According to Bruce Hauk, Illinois American Water President, including the 2019 commitment, more than $222,000 will have been contributed to 66 projects dedicated to water protection since 2009.

  • Business Wirelast month

    California American Water Signs Contract to Acquire East Pasadena Water Company

    California American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (AWK), has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of the East Pasadena Water Company. Following the completion of the sale, California American Water will become the new water provider to approximately 10,000 residents in Temple City, Arcadia and the East Pasadena area. "We are pleased to have entered into a contract and look forward to serving customers in the East Pasadena Water Company service area," said California American Water's President Rich Svindland.

  • Business Wirelast month

    American Water’s Edward Vallejo to Participate in P3 Water Summit

    American Water , the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, today announced Edward Vallejo, vice president, Investor Relations will participate on a panel at The P3 Water Summit on April 23rd and 24th in San Diego, California.

  • Business Wirelast month

    American Water’s 2019 First Quarter Conference Call Scheduled for May 2, 2019

    American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) announced today that it intends to release its 2019 first quarter financial results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Susan Story, president and chief executive officer, Linda Sullivan, executive vice president and chief financial officer, and Walter Lynch, chief operating officer, will host the 2019 first quarter earnings conference call and webcast with investors, analysts and other interested parties on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 9 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. Interested parties may listen to an audio webcast of the conference call through a link on the Investor Relations homepage at

  • Business Wirelast month

    Pennsylvania American Water Unveils $8 Million Plan for Water Storage Upgrades

    Pennsylvania American Water today announced its 2019 plans to rehabilitate 15 of its water storage tanks. Pennsylvania American Water’s tank rehabilitation program of inspecting, sandblasting and repainting tanks will extend their service life and protect water quality.

  • Business Wirelast month

    American Water Increases Quarterly Dividend by 9.9%

    American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) announced today that its board of directors increased its quarterly cash dividend payment from 45.5 cents to 50.0 cents per share, a 9.9% percent increase. The increased dividend is consistent with American Water’s historical dividend practice, which is to link dividend increases to earnings per share growth and target a payout ratio between 50 to 60 percent of net income. “American Water is a company that prepares for the future and is committed to being purpose driven, people powered, customer obsessed and the trusted source of everything water,” said Susan Story, president and CEO of American Water.