The York Water Company (YORW): Price and Financial Metrics

The York Water Company (YORW): $46.25

-0.25 (-0.54%)

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  • Stability is the dimension where YORW ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 96.6% of US stocks.
  • YORW's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 31 weeks.
  • YORW's current lowest rank is in the Value metric (where it is better than 3.64% of US stocks).

YORW Stock Summary

  • YORW's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 10,989.53 -- higher than 99.6% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • For YORW, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 86.17% of US equities we're observing.
  • The volatility of York Water Co's share price is greater than that of just 5.5% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to YORW, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are IDCC, TRU, AY, OLED, and TTGT.
  • YORW's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit York Water Co's official web site, go to

YORW Valuation Summary

  • YORW's price/earnings ratio is 41.4; this is 81.58% higher than that of the median Utilities stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, YORW's price/sales ratio has gone up $8.5.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for YORW.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
YORW 2019-11-01 11.4 4.4 40.3 29.8
YORW 2016-01-13 6.7 2.9 25.1 18.6
YORW 2015-07-22 5.9 2.6 23.3 16.6
YORW 2013-07-12 6.5 2.7 28.5 17.1
YORW 2013-06-24 5.9 2.5 26.1 16.0
YORW 2010-02-02 4.5 2.0 22.2 14.7

YORW Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of YORW, see our YORW price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $53.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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YORW Price/Volume Stats

Current price $46.25 52-week high $52.97
Prev. close $46.50 52-week low $40.57
Day low $45.76 Volume 76,979
Day high $46.50 Avg. volume 35,823
50-day MA $49.95 Dividend yield 1.61%
200-day MA $46.69 Market Cap 604.63M

The York Water Company (YORW) Company Bio

The York Water Company impounds, purifies, and distributes drinking water. It owns and operates two wastewater collection and treatment systems. The company was founded in 1816 and is based in York, Pennsylvania.

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Latest YORW News From Around the Web

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YORW Price Returns

1-mo -6.45%
3-mo -3.97%
6-mo N/A
1-year 1.55%
3-year 49.06%
5-year 65.12%
YTD -0.32%
2020 2.67%
2019 46.40%
2018 -3.33%
2017 -9.61%
2016 56.22%

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