|Bid||0.00 x 1000|
|Ask||0.00 x 1800|
|Day's Range||37.44 - 37.89|
|52 Week Range||32.37 - 39.55|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||27.13|
|Earnings Date||Oct 29, 2018 - Nov 2, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.88 (2.35%)|
|1y Target Est||37.80|
Aqua Pennsylvania Inc. filed an application with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission today, for the first time in nearly seven years, requesting an increase in water and wastewater rates for its customers. The primary reason for the request is the recovery of $2.2 billion it has invested in infrastructure, including upgrades to its distribution and treatment systems to improve drinking water quality and service reliability throughout its water and wastewater operations. The company’s request would increase a residential water bill for a typical customer using 4,080 gallons per month from $59.85 to $69.07, an increase of $9.22 a month (30 cents a day).
Aqua America Inc. (WTR) today stated that amended legislation signed into law by Governor Bruce Rauner will continue to allow companies like Aqua to pay a fair market value for water and wastewater systems, benefitting local governments, customers, and the environment. “Municipal officials in Illinois, like their peers throughout the country, understand the important benefits of regionalizing water and wastewater systems. “With similar legislation recently enacted in North Carolina, and our recently completed Village of Manteno wastewater system acquisition in Illinois, we are seeing continued momentum in reaching agreements with municipal systems.
Important news for shareholders and potential investors in Aqua America Inc (NYSE:WTR): The dividend payment of US$0.22 per share will be distributed into shareholder on 01 September 2018, and theRead More...
The Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania-based company said it had net income of 37 cents per share. The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment ...
Southern Company (NYSE:SO) shares are on the verge of enjoying a “Golden Cross” as its 50-day moving average prepares to perk up and over its 200-day average, making an enticing entry point for new buyers. The company will next report results on Aug. 8 before the bell. Analysts are looking for earnings of 69 cents per share on revenues of $5.3 billion.
Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today its Pennsylvania subsidiary acquired the 5,400-connection wastewater assets of Limerick Township for $75 million, marking Aqua Pennsylvania’s first acquisition to close under Act 12, fair market valuation legislation. Act 12 encourages consolidation in a fragmented water and wastewater industry, allowing resources to be shared among a larger service area, ultimately benefitting utility customers, according to Aqua America Chairman and CEO Christopher Franklin. “Aqua is thrilled to welcome our new Limerick customers and employees,” said Franklin.
The Board of Directors of Aqua America (WTR) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2190 per share today, payable Sept. 1, 2018 to all shareholders of record on Aug. 17, 2018. The September 2018 dividend will represent a $0.0143 increase, or 7.0 percent, compared to the $0.2047 cash dividend the company paid in June of this year. This marks the 28th dividend increase in the past 27 years, and the company has paid a consecutive quarterly cash dividend for more than 73 years.
Under evaluation this morning are the following stocks: New Jersey Resources Corp. (NYSE: NJR), American Water Works Co. Inc. (NYSE: AWK), Aqua America Inc. (NYSE: WTR), and Companhia de Saneamento Basico do Estado de Sao Paulo – SABESP (NYSE: SBS). On Tuesday, shares in Wall, New Jersey-based New Jersey Resources Corp. recorded a trading volume of 285,809 shares.
Hurricane season is here, and Aqua America is sharing tips to help customers prepare for possible loss of water service in the event of a storm. According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the season is going to be active. During hurricane season, June through November, it is possible for storms to affect water service.
Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission has approved a joint settlement agreement previously reached between Aqua and the state Office of Consumer Advocate in June, that now allows Aqua Pennsylvania to close its purchase of Limerick Township’s wastewater assets. The transaction, which is expected to occur in the next several weeks, falls under the recently enacted Act 12, which allows municipalities that own water and wastewater systems to sell their systems to regulated public utilities at fair market valuation. Act 12 encourages consolidation in the fragmented water and wastewater industry.
Aqua America Inc. (WTR) today said a new law enacted by the North Carolina General Assembly will allow regulated utilities to pay a fair market value for municipal water and wastewater systems. It has also generated significantly increased infrastructure investment by regulated utilities in those communities. “Nationally, regulators and environmental officials have recognized the need to regionalize water and wastewater systems,” said Aqua America Chairman and CEO Christopher Franklin.
Aqua America Inc. (WTR) and the Village of Manteno, Illinois announced today they have completed the acquisition of the village’s wastewater system, which serves more than 9,000 people through approximately 3,800 wastewater connections. Under the agreement, approved by the Illinois Commerce Commission May 31, Aqua Illinois purchased the system for $25 million. Aqua has committed to investing more than $7.5 million in wastewater system upgrades over the next ten years to continue enhancements already initiated by the village.
NEW YORK, July 02, 2018-- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Aqua ...
Aqua America announced today that its Pennsylvania subsidiary has signed an asset purchase agreement with Cheltenham Township to purchase its wastewater system, which serves approximately 10,500 connections in Montgomery County, for $50.25 million. The agreement must be approved by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission. The transaction will be Aqua Pennsylvania’s fourth acquisition application referred to the Pennsylvania PUC since Act 12, commonly referred to as fair market value legislation, was enacted last year.
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