AWK's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 782.63 -- higher than 95.63% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
Of note is the ratio of American Water Works Company Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 0.32% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
In terms of volatility of its share price, AWK is more volatile than only 3.12% of stocks we're observing.
Stocks that are quantitatively similar to AWK, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are WEC, CMS, PEG, INVH, and BIP.
American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) Company Bio
American Water Works provides water and wastewater services in approximately 47 states of the United States and one Canadian province. The company was founded in 1886 and is based in Voorhees, New Jersey.
Marking its sixth acquisition in 2020, Illinois American Water, subsidiary of American Water Works ([[AWK]] +1.9%), acquired Granite City Wastewater Collection System for $18M adding ~12,150 customer connections to the company’s customer base in southern Illinois.In past 6 months, stock has gained 35%; Wall St. Analysts Rating is Bullish PT, $13.31 (exceeded):Illinois...
American Water Works Company (AWK) receives water and wastewater services contract from Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state.Contract value awarded is ~$771M over a 50-year period, subject to an annual economic price adjustment.The services will be provided by American Water’s Military Services Group as part of the federal government’s utilities privatization...
To that end, investors with enough discipline (and time) to sit tight for the next 50 years may want to consider stepping into Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), American Water Works Company (NYSE: AWK), and Verizon Communications (NYSE: VZ) sooner rather than later. A decade ago, software giant Microsoft looked like a has-been. It wasn't a player in the then-young smartphone market, free office productivity software was a threat to an important piece of its business, the personal computer market was peaking, and most of the world was still trying to figure out exactly what the term "cloud computing" even meant.
American Water (NYSE: AWK), the nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater utility company, announced today its Military Services Group has been awarded a contract for ownership, operation and maintenance of the water and wastewater utility systems at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM) in Washington state.
New Jersey American Water’s Delaware River Regional Water Treatment Plant and Raritan-Millstone Treatment Plant have received the Partnership for Safe Water’s Phase III Directors Award for 20 years of water quality excellence. The national Partnership for Safe Water awards, which honor the efforts in continuously optimizing water treatment plant and distribution system operation and performance, were recently announced by the American Water Works Association.