|Bid||0.00 x 900|
|Ask||0.00 x 900|
|Day's Range||114.80 - 116.71|
|52 Week Range||85.88 - 119.30|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.24|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||36.55|
|Earnings Date||Jul 31, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.00 (1.71%)|
|1y Target Est||116.00|
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With temperatures rising across the state, Illinois American Water is reminding customers to use water wisely. “From keeping hydrated to playing in water sprinklers, as well as running air conditioning and watering lawns, water plays an important role in warm-weather fun and responsibilities. The following tips from Illinois American Water can help consumers use water more efficiently, plus identify and prevent leaks, a significant source of water waste.
American Water Works (AWK) has definitely stolen the focus among defensives this year. So far, the stock has risen more than 30%.
American Water Works' (AWK) unit, New Jersey American Water continues to expand operations through acquisitions and provide high-quality services to new customers.
American Water's New Jersey arm completed its acquisition of Mount Ephraim's wastewater system, the Camden-based company announced Tuesday. The $1.4 million deal to purchase the sewer was first announced in January and follows American Water's 2005 acquisition of Mount Ephraim's water system. “As Mount Ephraim’s water company for more than a decade and a water provider to the area for over 90 years, we are pleased to expand our relationship with residents as their sewer service provider," Cheryl Norton, president of New Jersey American Water, said in a statement.
New Jersey American Water announced today it has completed its acquisition of the wastewater assets of the Borough of Mount Ephraim, N.J., for approximately $1.4 million. This municipal-owned sewer system serves approximately 1,800 customers, most of whom already receive water service from New Jersey American Water. The acquisition was approved by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities on June 21, 2019.
American Water Works' (AWK) subsidiary California American Water seeks approval for new rates, with an objective of carrying on infrastructure improvement.
California American Water has filed an application to set new rates in each of its service areas for 2021 through 2023. The new rates would take effect January 1, 2021, pending approval by the California Public Utilities Commission. “Our proposal is driven by the needs of our customers as well as our need to upgrade and maintain our infrastructure,” said Rich Svindland, president of California American Water.
Illinois American Water has acquired the Alton Regional Wastewater System, adding 23,000 new wastewater customers to its base in Southern Illinois. The Alton system also serves the communities of Bethalto and Godfrey.
Less than a week after acquiring the City of Alton wastewater system, Illinois American Water is investing approximately $750,000 to improve wastewater service to customers. The work includes replacing approximately 3,200 feet of existing clay sanitary sewer mains with new 6-, 8-, and 10-inch PVC sewer lines. Karen Cooper, Senior Manager of Field Operations and Production for Illinois American Water’s Southern Division, said this work is part of the company’s commitment to their new wastewater customers.
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The DSIC proposal by American Water Works' (AWK) arm, on approval by the Public Service Commission of West Virginia, is expected to marginally increase water rates & ensure high-quality services.
American Water Works (AWK) to make $100-million investment toward infrastructure, following the receipt of approved water rates.
West Virginia American Water filed an application today with the Public Service Commission of West Virginia, seeking approval of its 2020 infrastructure replacement program and associated Distribution System Improvement Charge .
Indiana American Water today announced that the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission has approved a stipulation and settlement agreement with the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor and several other interested parties regarding the company’s rate request filed in September 2018. Details of the agreement are contained in an order issued on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 by the IURC. “We appreciate the cooperation of the Office of Utility Consumer Counselor and other interested parties in this proceeding to work toward and reach a negotiated settlement in this case,” said Indiana American Water President Matt Prine.
The Kentucky Public Service Commission today announced new water service rates for Kentucky American Water customers. “We continue to invest in water system improvements to ensure clean, safe, reliable water service for our customers,” said Nick Rowe, president of Kentucky American Water and senior vice president of American Water’s Southeast Division. The PSC also approved the implementation of a Qualified Infrastructure Program charge that will allow the company to replace aging water pipes in the distribution system as well as other water system assets at a quicker pace, before they potentially become more problematic and more costly to replace.
Illinois American Water President Bruce Hauk today announced the Company’s acquisition of the Alton Regional Wastewater System. The purchase adds approximately 23,000 new wastewater customers to the Company’s customer base in Southern Illinois. The City of Alton voted in favor of the sale in April 2018.
Illinois American Water is investing over $12 million to enhance water service to customers in the Champaign County area. The work, which is kicking off this summer, includes making improvements to the water treatment system and installing over 16,200 feet of water main in Champaign, Urbana and Sadorus. A bulk of the main replacement work is related to relocating water mains along Wright Street and Armory Street in Champaign as a part of the City’s street reconstruction project.
Rhonda Carter Adams, Illinois American Water’s Diversity Lead, was recognized by Who’s Who Diversity in Color (WWDIC) in the Most Intriguing People category. WWDIC is an annual publication that documents and celebrates the achievements of all people of color in the St. Louis Metropolitan area. Along with recognition at an awards ceremony in St. Louis, Mo., on June 13, an article about Adams is featured in the 2019 WWDIC magazine, alongside other nominees, detailing the path that led her to a career in supplier diversity.
New Jersey American Water has announced changes to its Legal and Government Affairs leadership. Debbie Albrecht has been named Vice President and General Counsel for American Water’s Eastern Division and David Mayer has been named Director of Government Affairs for New Jersey American Water. “Both Debbie and David have deep and broad experience in their respective fields and will provide New Jersey American Water with the expertise needed to continue to move the company forward,” said Cheryl Norton, President, New Jersey American Water and Senior Vice President, American Water Eastern Division.