WTR - Aqua America, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
37.15
+2.33 (+6.69%)
At close: 4:03PM EDT
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Previous Close34.82
Open36.18
Bid36.17 x 1400
Ask36.98 x 1000
Day's Range36.12 - 37.20
52 Week Range32.09 - 38.24
Volume25,227,522
Avg. Volume1,242,377
Market Cap7.823B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.46
PE Ratio (TTM)34.43
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.88 (2.40%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-02-14
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Business Wire3 days ago

    Aqua announces pricing of common stock and tangible equity unit offerings

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR) today announced it has priced its previously announced public offering of 32,495,667 shares of its common stock at $34.62 per share and its previously announced concurrent offering of 12,000,000 of its 6.00% tangible equity units, with a stated amount of $50. The offerings are part of securing the permanent financing to close Aqua’s pending acquisition of Peoples Natural Gas, first announced in October 2018. Aqua has granted the underwriters in the common stock offering a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 4,874,350 shares of its common stock.

  • Business Wire6 days ago

    Aqua Announces Proposed Common Stock and Tangible Equity Unit Offerings

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR) today announced it has commenced concurrent public offerings of approximately $1 billion of its common stock and $725 million of its tangible equity units, with a stated amount of $50 per unit. The offerings are part of securing the permanent financing to close Aqua’s acquisition of Peoples Natural Gas, first announced in October 2018. Aqua intends to grant the underwriters in the common stock offering a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $150 million of its common stock.

  • Business Wire13 days ago

    Aqua America to Report Earnings for Q1 2019

    Aqua America Inc. expects to report earnings for the quarter ending March 31, 2019 following market close May 2, 2019.

  • ACCESSWIRE16 days ago

    Oil Prices on the Rise, This Stock Could Benefit

    HENDERSON, NV / ACCESSWIRE / April 5, 2019 / Following the oil crash toward the end of 2018 that caught everyone off guard, crude ended up posting the biggest first-quarter gain in a decade. With oil popping ...

  • Aqua announces $750 million investment from CPPIB
    CNW Group23 days ago

    Aqua announces $750 million investment from CPPIB

    BRYN MAWR, PA and TORONTO , March 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Aqua America Inc. (WTR), the second-largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility based in the U.S., will receive an approximately $750 million investment by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. The investment is expected to close concurrently with, and contingent upon, the Peoples acquisition.

  • Business Wire23 days ago

    Aqua Announces $750 Million Investment from CPPIB

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR), the second-largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility based in the U.S., will receive an approximately $750 million investment by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. The investment marks an important step in obtaining permanent financing for Aqua’s pending acquisition of Peoples Natural Gas. The investment is expected to close concurrently with, and contingent upon, the Peoples acquisition.

  • Aqua Pennsylvania Director of Operations Appointed to Pennsylvania’s Upper and Middle Susquehanna Regional Water Resources Committee
    Business Wire26 days ago

    Aqua Pennsylvania Director of Operations Appointed to Pennsylvania’s Upper and Middle Susquehanna Regional Water Resources Committee

    Aqua Pennsylvania Director of Operations Patrick Burke has been appointed by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf to serve on the Upper and Middle Susquehanna Regional Water Resources Committee of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s State Water Plan. The State Water Plan is one of three sections of DEP’s Division of Planning and Conservation and is responsible for maintaining and updating the plan, assessing existing and future water resource demands and needs within the commonwealth and coordinating related plans and policies with local, state and federal agencies. The State Water Plan Section manages the Commonwealth Water Use Data System and is responsible for administration of the water use registrations and reporting program.

  • GlobeNewswire2 months ago

    Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Omnicom Group, Venator Materials, Leidos, International Flavors & Fragrances, Odonate Therapeutics, and Aqua America — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

    NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors,.

  • ACCESSWIRE2 months ago

    Aqua America, Inc. to Host Earnings Call

    NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / February 19, 2019 / Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE: WTR ) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2018 Fourth Quarter Earnings to be held on February 19, 2019 at 11:00 ...

  • Business Wire2 months ago

    Aqua America Reports Earnings for 2018, Announces Guidance for 2019

    BRYN MAWR, Pa.-- -- Reports 2018 earnings per share of $1.08; adjusted income per share of $1.41 , excluding Peoples transaction-related expenses Announces filing of joint settlement agreement in Aqua Pennsylvania rate case Nearly 14,000 customers added in 2018 through municipal water and wastewater acquisitions Aqua America Inc. today reported results for the fourth quarter and year ended Dec. 31, ...

  • Business Wire2 months 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 Wire2 months 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 Pennsylvania President Marc Lucca Elected to Pennsylvania Chamber Board of Directors
    Business Wire3 months 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 Wire3 months 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.

  • Business Wire3 months ago

    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 Wire3 months ago

    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.

  • Business Wire4 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.

  • Business Wire4 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.

  • Business Wire4 months ago

    Aqua Pennsylvania Closes Purchase of East Bradford Wastewater System

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today that its Pennsylvania subsidiary acquired the nearly 1,250-connection wastewater assets of East Bradford Township, Chester County for $5 million, marking Aqua Pennsylvania’s second acquisition to close under fair market valuation legislation, which encourages consolidation in a fragmented water and wastewater industry and allows resources to be shared among a larger service area. “Our acquisition of East Bradford is another example of how Act 12 can help a municipality ensure its residents have professional and reliable wastewater service into the future, while reaping the benefit of a fair price for its assets for their community,” said Franklin. Aqua Pennsylvania President Marc Lucca looks forward to adding wastewater to the water service it already provides for East Bradford.

  • ACCESSWIRE4 months ago

    Water Scarcity Plays You Need to Know

    HENDERSON, NV / ACCESSWIRE / December 13, 2018 / Why invest in water treatment stocks? Of course, there is emerging market demand for water for personal, commercial, and industrial use. Water is also extensively ...

  • ACCESSWIRE5 months ago

    Water Plays That Could Get the Profits Flowing

    HENDERSON, NV / ACCESSWIRE / December 5, 2018 / Here are several ways to play water scarcity. Today we are highlighting: OriginClear, Inc. (OCLN), The Alkaline Water Company, Inc. (WTER), Aqua America ...

  • GlobeNewswire5 months ago

    Aqua America CEO Christopher Franklin Interviewed by Advisor Access

    SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 05, 2018 -- Aqua America (NYSE: WTR), over more than 130 years, has grown to become a leader in the water and wastewater utility industry, serving more than.

  • Business Wire5 months ago

    Aqua America Reports Financial Results for Q3 2018

    BRYN MAWR, Pa.-- -- Earnings per share increased to $0.44 vs. $0.43 in Q3 2017 Following quarter end, announced the acquisition of Peoples, a Pittsburgh-based natural gas utility with more than 740,000 customers that provides significant opportunities for infrastructure investment and growth Completed the acquisition of Peotone, Illinois’ water and wastewater systems with nearly 3,000 customers and ...

  • Business Wire5 months ago

    Aqua Pennsylvania Reaches Asset Purchase Agreement with East Norriton Township to Acquire Wastewater System

    Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today its Pennsylvania subsidiary has signed an agreement with East Norriton Township, Montgomery County to acquire its wastewater assets, serving roughly 4,950 wastewater connections, for $21 million. Act 12 encourages consolidation in a fragmented water and wastewater industry, allowing resources to be shared among a larger service area, ultimately benefiting utility customers, according to Aqua America Chairman and CEO Christopher Franklin.

  • Business Wire6 months ago

    Aqua America Declares December 2018 Dividend

    The Board of Directors of Aqua America today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2190 per share, payable on Dec. 1, 2018 to all shareholders of record on Nov. 16, 2018.