WTR - Aqua America, Inc.

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD
37.54
+0.39 (+1.05%)
At close: 4:04PM EDT
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Previous Close37.15
Open36.94
Bid37.59 x 2200
Ask37.60 x 800
Day's Range36.82 - 37.68
52 Week Range32.09 - 38.24
Volume6,073,147
Avg. Volume1,331,616
Market Cap7.905B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.46
PE Ratio (TTM)34.79
EPS (TTM)1.08
Earnings DateMay 2, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield0.88 (2.40%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-02-14
1y Target Est39.50
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  • Aqua America (WTR) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 6.7%
    Zacks18 hours ago

    Aqua America (WTR) Catches Eye: Stock Jumps 6.7%

    Aqua America (WTR) saw a big move last session, as its shares jumped nearly 7% on the day, amid huge volumes.

  • American Water's Unit to Acquire East Pasadena Water Company
    Zacks20 hours ago

    American Water's Unit to Acquire East Pasadena Water Company

    American Water Works' (AWK) unit California American Water enters into an agreement to acquire assets of East Pasadena Water Company and further expand operation in California.

  • Here’s What Hedge Funds Think About Aqua America Inc (WTR)
    Insider Monkey2 days ago

    Here’s What Hedge Funds Think About Aqua America Inc (WTR)

    As we already know from media reports and hedge fund investor letters, many hedge funds lost money in fourth quarter, blaming macroeconomic conditions and unpredictable events that hit several sectors, with technology among them. Nevertheless, most investors decided to stick to their bullish theses and their long-term focus allows us to profit from the recent […]

  • American Water Hikes Dividend by 9.9%, Keeps Streak Alive
    Zacks5 days ago

    American Water Hikes Dividend by 9.9%, Keeps Streak Alive

    American Water (AWK) increases its annual dividend rate by 9.9%, keeping the yearly hike tradition alive.

  • Business Wire5 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.

  • American Water's Unit to Buy Assets of Warring Water Service
    Zacks6 days ago

    American Water's Unit to Buy Assets of Warring Water Service

    American Water's (AWK) unit California American Water is set to further expand its operation in California through the acquisition of assets of Warring Water Service.

  • American Water to Clean Wastewater Lagoons With NitrOx System
    Zacks7 days ago

    American Water to Clean Wastewater Lagoons With NitrOx System

    American Water's (AWK) unit Missouri American Water will invest $0.7M in revamping and restoring wastewater lagoons by utilizing Triplepoint's NitrOx system.

  • Business Wire8 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.

  • American Water's Unit Acquires Water and Wastewater Assets
    Zacks14 days ago

    American Water's Unit Acquires Water and Wastewater Assets

    American Water's (AWK) unit Kentucky American Water acquires water and wastewater assets of the City of North Middletown to further expand operation in Bourbon County, KY.

  • Business Wire15 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.

  • ACCESSWIRE18 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 ...

  • American Water's Unit to Implement Rate Hikes in Virginia
    Zacks21 days ago

    American Water's Unit to Implement Rate Hikes in Virginia

    American Water's (AWK) unit is set to implement an interim rate hike in its service areas in Virginia to recoup expenses till the State Corporation Commission decides on the general rate application.

  • Aqua America Gets $750M Funding to Buy Peoples Natural Gas
    Zacks22 days ago

    Aqua America Gets $750M Funding to Buy Peoples Natural Gas

    The $750-million funding from CPPIB will help Aqua America (WTR) to complete the acquisition of privately-owned natural gas utility, Peoples Natural Gas.

  • Canadian pension fund puts $750M behind Aqua acquisition
    American City Business Journals25 days ago

    Canadian pension fund puts $750M behind Aqua acquisition

    The investment will help fuel Aqua's $4.27 billion acquisition of a major group of gas companies in Pittsburgh.

  • Aqua announces $750 million investment from CPPIB
    CNW Group25 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 Wire25 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 Wire28 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.

  • California Water Service (CWT) Arm to Acquire Kalaeloa Water
    Zackslast month

    California Water Service (CWT) Arm to Acquire Kalaeloa Water

    California Water Service's (CWT) unit, Hawaii Water Service is set to expand its operation in Hawaii through the acquisition of Kalaeloa Water Company.

  • American Water's (AWK) Unit Files for Settlement of Rates
    Zackslast month

    American Water's (AWK) Unit Files for Settlement of Rates

    American Water's (AWK) arm, Indiana American Water files a settlement agreement regarding its rate request with the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission.

  • Aqua America (WTR) Up 1.7% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
    Zackslast month

    Aqua America (WTR) Up 1.7% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

    Aqua America (WTR) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

  • Update: Aqua America (NYSE:WTR) Stock Gained 42% In The Last Five Years
    Simply Wall St.last month

    Update: Aqua America (NYSE:WTR) Stock Gained 42% In The Last Five Years

    The simplest way to invest in stocks is to buy exchange traded funds. But the truth is, you can make significant gains if you buy good quality businesses at theRead More...

  • York Water's (YORW) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss
    Zackslast month

    York Water's (YORW) Q4 Earnings Beat Estimates, Revenues Miss

    York Water's (YORW) fourth-quarter 2018 net income increases on a year-over-year basis due to lower income taxes from increased volume of asset improvements.

  • Middlesex Water (MSEX) Q4 Earnings Top, Revenues In Line
    Zackslast month

    Middlesex Water (MSEX) Q4 Earnings Top, Revenues In Line

    Middlesex Water's (MSEX) fourth-quarter results benefit from customer additions and new rates.

  • American Water's Unit Acquires Charlestown Water for $13.4M
    Zacks2 months ago

    American Water's Unit Acquires Charlestown Water for $13.4M

    American Water (AWK) continues to expand its footprint across the United States through systematic acquisitions and investments to strengthen its existing assets.

  • American Water's Arm Acquires Sadsbury Township Sewer System
    Zacks2 months ago

    American Water's Arm Acquires Sadsbury Township Sewer System

    American Water (AWK) continues to expand its operations through acquisitions. The company's planned investment will allow it to serve its expanding customer base more efficiently.