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Last $51.23 USD
Change Today -0.85 / -1.63%
Volume 603.9K
AWK On Other Exchanges
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As of 8:04 PM 08/4/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

american water works co inc (AWK) Snapshot

Open
$52.07
Previous Close
$52.08
Day High
$52.15
Day Low
$51.17
52 Week High
01/29/15 - $57.48
52 Week Low
08/7/14 - $45.98
Market Cap
9.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
620.7K
EPS TTM
$2.45
Shares Outstanding
180.0M
EX-Date
08/6/15
P/E TM
20.9x
Dividend
$1.36
Dividend Yield
2.48%
Current Stock Chart for AMERICAN WATER WORKS CO INC (AWK)

american water works co inc (AWK) Details

American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States and Canada. The company operates through two segments, Regulated Businesses and Market-Based Operations. The Regulated Businesses segment offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,600 communities in 16 states. It operates approximately 81 surface water treatment plants with approximately 500 groundwater treatment plants, 1,000 groundwater wells; 100 wastewater treatment facilities, 1,200 treated water storage facilities, 1,300 pumping stations, 89 dams, and 48,000 miles of mains and collection pipes. This segment serves residential customers; commercial customers, such as shops and businesses; industrial customers, including manufacturing and production operations; public authorities, which comprise government buildings and other public sector facilities; and other water utilities, as well as supplies water to public fire hydrants for firefighting purposes, and private fire customers for use in fire suppression systems in office buildings and other facilities. The Market-Based Operations segment undertakes contracts to design, build, operate, and maintain water and wastewater facilities for military bases, municipalities, the food and beverage industry, and other customers, as well as industrial, commercial, and residential customers; and provides services to homeowners and smaller commercial establishments to protect against the cost of repairing broken or leaking water pipes, and clogged or blocked sewer pipes inside and outside their accommodations. American Water Works Company, Inc. serves approximately 15 million people with drinking water, wastewater, and other water-related services in approximately 47 states and 1 Canadian province. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Voorhees, New Jersey.

6,400 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/25/15
Founded in 1886

american water works co inc (AWK) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $637.2K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $300.8K
President of Regulated Operations and Chief O...
Total Annual Compensation: $521.5K
Senior Vice President of External Affairs, Co...
Total Annual Compensation: $675.4K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

american water works co inc (AWK) Key Developments

American Water Works Company, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on Sept. 1, 2015

American Water Works Company, Inc. announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share of common stock, payable on Sept. 1, 2015 to all shareholders of record as of Aug. 10, 2015.

American Water Receives Two New Research Contracts from the Water Research Foundation

American Water announced it received two new research contracts from the Water Research Foundation (WRF). Both projects aim to help develop multi-year research agendas that will guide future WRF programs. The first project, titled Defining Attributes and Demonstrating Benefits of Intelligent Distribution Systems, will examine technologies to develop smart water networks for both potable water and wastewater systems. Dave Hughes, Water Research Manager, will be the principal investigator. The total funding for the project is $73,559 with $35,000 in support from WRF, under project number 4614, and $14,886 in funding from the Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF), under project number SENG4C15. American Water will provide $23,673 as in-kind support. The second project, titled Research Plan for Management of Emerging Pathogens in Distribution Systems and Premise Plumbing, will examine the occurrence and control of microbes that grow in distribution systems and in the plumbing systems of buildings. Dr. Mark LeChevallier, Director of Innovation [3] & Environmental Stewardship, will be the principal investigator, and Dr. Zia Bukhari, Senior Research Scientist, and Dr. Nicholas Ashbolt, Professor at the University of Alberta will serve as co-investigators. The project total cost is $93,205 with $30,000 in funding from WRF, under project number 4650, and $30,000 from American Water Works Association. American Water will provide $33,206 as in-kind support.

American Water Works Company, Inc. Presents at 2015 National Association of Water Companies Financial Forum, Jul-15-2015 09:35 AM

American Water Works Company, Inc. Presents at 2015 National Association of Water Companies Financial Forum, Jul-15-2015 09:35 AM. Venue: 109 W. 39th Street (6th Ave), New York, NY 10018, United States. Speakers: Deborah A. Degillio, Vice President and Treasurer, Durgesh Chopra, Gregory S. Panagos, Vice President of Investor Relations, Linda G. Sullivan, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President, Walter J. Lynch, President of Regulated Operations and Chief Operating Officer of Regulated Operations.

 

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