WTR - Aqua America, Inc.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
35.56
-0.09 (-0.25%)
As of 3:54PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close35.65
Open35.73
Bid35.58 x 1300
Ask35.59 x 900
Day's Range35.52 - 35.94
52 Week Range32.09 - 38.24
Volume553,594
Avg. Volume768,104
Market Cap6.328B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.47
PE Ratio (TTM)25.40
EPS (TTM)1.40
Earnings DateFeb 18, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.88 (2.44%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-02-14
1y Target Est37.94
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  • Aqua America (WTR) Reports Next Week: What Awaits?
    Zacks4 days ago

    Aqua America (WTR) Reports Next Week: What Awaits?

    Aqua America (WTR) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

  • Do Institutions Own Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) Shares?
    Simply Wall St.6 days ago

    Do Institutions Own Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) Shares?

    Want to participate in a short research study? Help shape the future of investing tools and you could win a $250 gift card! Every investor in Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR)Read More...

  • 1 Dividend Stock to Buy in February
    Motley Fool6 days ago

    1 Dividend Stock to Buy in February

    Wall Street soured on this water utility after it announced a massive acquisition in a new industry, but that could change when full-year 2018 earnings are reported.

  • Business Wire9 days ago

    Aqua America Joins CDP Ranking for Environmental Stewardship Efforts, Ranking Among Top 40 Percent of U.S. Companies

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR), the second-largest, publicly traded water and wastewater utility based in the U.S., has reinforced its commitment to environmental stewardship by joining the CDP, an international not-for-profit organization that runs a global disclosure system for companies to manage their environmental impacts. The CDP, which aggregates reporting from more than 1,000 U.S. companies and 7,000 companies globally, provides a benchmark to compare progress towards environmental stewardship against peers, in order to continuously improve climate change governance and best practices.

  • Business Wire11 days ago

    Aqua America Declares March 2019 Dividend

    The Board of Directors of Aqua America today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2190 per share, payable on March 1, 2019 to all shareholders of record on Feb. 15, 2019.

  • Aqua America Expands Via Organic & Inorganic Initiatives
    Zacks22 days ago

    Aqua America Expands Via Organic & Inorganic Initiatives

    Aqua America (WTR) has been continuously executing its plans and successfully expanding operations by completing more than 380 acquisitions since 1995.

  • Aqua Pennsylvania President Marc Lucca Elected to Pennsylvania Chamber Board of Directors
    Business Wire22 days ago

    Aqua Pennsylvania President Marc Lucca Elected to Pennsylvania Chamber Board of Directors

    Aqua Pennsylvania announced today that President Marc Lucca has been elected to the Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry’s board of directors. Lucca was one of five newly elected directors selected to serve the board at the group’s annual membership meeting. The Pennsylvania Chamber is the largest broad-based business association in the state, with nearly 10,000 member businesses.

  • Business Wire24 days ago

    Aqua America Reports Success in 2018 Growth Efforts

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR), the second-largest U.S.-based, publicly traded water and wastewater utility, welcomed more than 13,600 new customers through five completed municipal acquisitions in 2018. With officials interested in having a professional utility maintain and operate their water and wastewater systems, Aqua partnered with these communities and successfully integrated the systems into existing operations.

  • An Examination Of Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR)
    Simply Wall St.24 days ago

    An Examination Of Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR)

    Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) is a stock with outstanding fundamental characteristics. When we build an investment case, we need to look at the stock with a holistic perspective. In the Read More...

  • York Water Receives Approval for 2.6% Hike in Water Bills
    Zacks25 days ago

    York Water Receives Approval for 2.6% Hike in Water Bills

    York Water's (YORW) rate hike approval will enable it to generate annual revenues worth $3.65 million.

  • American Water's Unit to Acquire Mount Ephraim Sewer System
    Zacks29 days ago

    American Water's Unit to Acquire Mount Ephraim Sewer System

    American Water's (AWK) unit, New Jersey American Water, is set to acquire the wastewater assets of the Borough of Mount Ephraim and add nearly 1,800 customers to its existing customer base.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Aqua America Says Ohio’s New Municipal Fair Market Value Legislation is a Benefit to Communities and Utility Customers Alike

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR) today said legislation signed into law this month by Ohio Gov. John Kasich will allow companies like Aqua to pay a fair market value for the purchase of water and wastewater systems, benefiting local governments, customers and the environment. Ohio has become Aqua’s sixth state to pass legislation providing the opportunity for municipal utilities to receive a fair market value for their systems. “Municipal fair market value legislation in Ohio will allow Aqua to offer important solutions to municipalities challenged with meeting ever-increasing regulatory standards and the costs of replacing their aging infrastructure,” said Chairman and CEO Christopher Franklin.

  • Business Wirelast month

    Aqua America to Report Earnings for Q4 and Full-Year 2018

    Aqua America Inc. expects to report earnings for the full year 2018 and the quarter ending Dec. 31, 2018 following market close Feb. 18, 2019.

  • Should You Be Excited About Aqua America, Inc.’s (NYSE:WTR) 12% Return On Equity?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    Should You Be Excited About Aqua America, Inc.’s (NYSE:WTR) 12% Return On Equity?

    Many investors are still learning about the various metrics that can be useful when analysing a stock. This article is for those who would like to learn about Return On Read More...

  • American Water's (AWK) Arm Acquires Roxbury Water Company
    Zackslast month

    American Water's (AWK) Arm Acquires Roxbury Water Company

    American Water Works (AWK) further expands its operation in New Jersey through the acquisition of Roxbury Water Company's water assests.

  • Water stocks are a bargain for 2019 after selloff, analyst says
    MarketWatch2 months ago

    Water stocks are a bargain for 2019 after selloff, analyst says

    Stocks of companies active in the water sector are looking oversold given the strong fundamental outlook for the sector, Boenning & Scattergood said Thursday.

  • CWT vs WTR: Which Water Utility Stock Should Investors Hold?
    Zacks2 months ago

    CWT vs WTR: Which Water Utility Stock Should Investors Hold?

    California Water (CWT) is a better investment option compared with Aqua America (WTR).

  • Rate Approval to Raise Aqua America's (WTR) Revenues by $2.9M
    Zacks2 months ago

    Rate Approval to Raise Aqua America's (WTR) Revenues by $2.9M

    Aqua America (WTR) receives approval for a rate hike, which will recoup expenses and enable it to continue its investment for strengthening water infrastructure.

  • Newsmakers of the Year: Morgan O'Brien, CEO of Peoples Natural Gas
    American City Business Journals2 months ago

    Newsmakers of the Year: Morgan O'Brien, CEO of Peoples Natural Gas

    It has been a big year for Peoples Natural Gas Co. CEO Morgan O’Brien: Not only did he put his company behind a rescue plan for the Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority, but he also led it to a $4.3 billion merger with Aqua America. Earlier this year, as O’Brien sat in an Allegheny Conference on Community Development discussion, talk turned to what could challenge the region’s bright future. The discussion centered on the city’s water system and what community leaders could do to avoid Pittsburgh’s water troubles reaching a Flint, Michigan-type problem.

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Aqua America Subsidiary Receives State Approval for New Rates Based on Infrastructure and Service Improvements

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today that its North Carolina subsidiary has received approval from the North Carolina Utilities Commission for a revenue increase of $2.9 million, or 5.2 percent. The new customer rates enable Aqua to recover capital-related costs from work to address naturally occurring iron and manganese filtration, upgrade wastewater treatment plants to prevent overflows, and other improvements to enhance reliability for customers. The revenue increase also covers increases in operating costs to provide water and wastewater service to customers and comply with environmental and health regulations since the utility’s last rate request nearly five years ago.

  • Is Aqua America Inc (WTR) A Good Stock To Buy?
    Insider Monkey2 months ago

    Is Aqua America Inc (WTR) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Hedge funds and large money managers usually invest with a focus on the long-term horizon and, therefore, short-lived dips on the charts, usually don’t make them change their opinion towards a company. This time it may be different. During the first 6 weeks of the fourth quarter we observed increased volatility and small-cap stocks underperformed […]

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Aqua America Subsidiary Acquires Tredyffrin Township Municipal Authority’s Valley Creek Trunk Sewer System

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today that Aqua Resources Inc., its unregulated subsidiary, acquired the Valley Creek Trunk Sewer System, serving area municipalities, from the Tredyffrin Township Municipal Authority for $28.3 million. The Valley Creek Trunk Sewer System receives untreated wastewater from Easttown, East Whiteland, Willistown and Tredyffrin Townships, Malvern Borough and the Valley Forge Sewer Authority. The flow is conveyed to the Valley Forge Treatment Plant, owned by the VFSA.

  • MoneyShow2 months ago

    Argus Research Highlights Six Ways to Play Clean Water

    Many investors are beginning to focus their funds on companies that follow sustainable business practices and/or are addressing global impact issues, asserts John Eade, analyst with Argus Research.

  • Simply Wall St.2 months ago

    Interested In Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR)? Here’s What Its Recent Performance Looks Like

    When Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) announced its most recent earnings (30 September 2018), I compared it against two factor: its historical earnings track record, and the performance of its industry Read More...

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