|Bid||44.39 x 1000|
|Ask||44.44 x 3200|
|Day's Range||44.03 - 44.53|
|52 Week Range||32.09 - 45.50|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.41|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||57.17|
|Earnings Date||Nov 4, 2019 - Nov 8, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.94 (2.12%)|
|1y Target Est||44.39|
American Water Works' (AWK) unit Illinois American Water completes the acquisition of the Village of Glasford water and wastewater system, and expands the reach of its services to customers.
American Water CEO Susan Story made the rare move of making her company's interest known through a letter to the editor while Aqua was in exclusive talks with DELCORA.
Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today its Pennsylvania subsidiary, Aqua Pennsylvania Wastewater (Aqua), has signed an asset purchase agreement with the Delaware County Regional Water Quality Control Authority (DELCORA) to acquire the municipal authority’s wastewater assets for $276.5 million. The pending transaction is subject to Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission approval.
American Water's (AWK) unit expands operations in Pennsylvania by adding 19 miles of new water pipelines, which will serve 700 household in the Castlewood area of Lawrence County.
According to a class action filed today by Zimmerman Law Offices PC, Aqua Illinois, Inc. (Aqua) contaminated the residential water of thousands of residents of the Village of University Park, Illinois with lead resulting in a “do not consume” notice that warned all Village residents to not drink the water, and instead, the residents were instructed to drink and use bottled water. The plaintiffs represent all residents of the Village, and seek damages for the “considerable stress, aggravation, annoyance, inconvenience and discomfort” associated with the ongoing disruption of the residents’ day-to-day lives caused by the contamination and the risk of increased and irreversible health impacts, especially to young children, from drinking lead-tainted water, as well as recoupment of the residents’ payments for contaminated water and costs incurred to purchase bottled water.
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CPUC forwards approval to American States Water's (AWR) BVES unit to construct capital projects of nearly $44 million over a 5-year period.
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American Water Works (AWK) continues to expand water and wastewater operations through systematic acquisitions for ensuring high-quality services to customers.
The $4.2 billion acquisition of Pittsburgh-based Peoples by Aqua America Inc. is slightly behind schedule but should be wrapped up around the end of October. When the deal was announced last October, Aqua America (NYSE: WTR) expected to close on acquiring Peoples by the middle of 2019. Aqua now believes the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission will vote at its Oct. 24 meeting and the closing happen sometime shortly thereafter. Peoples is privately held.
Aqua America (WTR) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -5.13% and -2.75%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?
Aqua America agreed to acquire an Ohio water system for $7.5 million, the Bryn Mawr-based utility announced Monday. Aqua America’s Ohio subsidiary said it signed a deal to purchase the water treatment and distribution assets of Campbell, Ohio, which serves about 3,200 customers outside of Youngstown. In the Philadelphia region, groundwater contamination related to the use of firefighting foam and the production of related chemicals is also driving municipalities to consider selling. “[The wave of privatization] is only going to swell moving forward,” Richard Verdi, senior water equity research analyst at Atwater Thornton, told the Philadelphia Business Journal earlier this year. Aqua currently has eight acquisitions of water and wastewater systems in the works after closing five deals in Illinois and Pennsylvania last year. By the end of the year, Aqua also expects to close its pending $4.27 billion acquisition of Peoples, a group of gas companies in Pittsburgh.
Aqua America Inc. (WTR) announced today its Ohio subsidiary has signed an agreement with the City of Campbell, Mahoning County, to purchase the city’s water treatment plant and distribution system for $7.5 million. Closing of the sale is anticipated in late 2019 upon approval by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio. “This purchase will enable Aqua to bring benefits to the Campbell community by leveraging expertise in compliance, large-scale purchasing power and other efficiencies that can be realized with a larger, combined regional operation,” said Aqua America Chairman and CEO Christopher Franklin.
American Water Works' (AWK) Q2 earnings match estimates as benefit from organic growth and new rates were offset by wet weather conditions impacting demand.
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.