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American States Water (NYSE:AWR) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.03

13 January 2018

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Zacks Investment Research for this month, the company has a consensus recommendation of 1.94 out of the scale from 1 to 5 where 1 stands for Strong Buy and 5 means Strong Sell. BlackRock Inc. now owns 47,003 shares of the company's stock valued at $1,882,000 after buying an additional 487 shares during the last quarter. Shamrock Asset Management Llc who had been investing in American Wtr Wks Co Inc New Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $14.42B market cap company. The stock increased 0.68% or $0.4 during the last trading session, reaching $58.95. TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP) has declined 30.31% since January 11, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 0.80% the S&P500. Cetera Advisor Networks LLC acquired a new stake in American States Water during the third quarter worth about $201,000. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec bought 12,200 shares as the company's stock rose 2.78% with the market.

State Of Tennessee Treasury Department holds 0.01% of its portfolio in American States Water Company (NYSE:AWR) for 33,012 shares. Gyroscope Capital Management Group Llc who had been investing in Johnson & Johnson for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $391.59 billion market cap company. The stock decreased 4.61% or $3.91 during the last trading session, reaching $80.83. After $1.08 actual EPS reported by American Water Works Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -38.89% negative EPS growth. Advantus Cap has 0.04% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK)'s stock about -12.49% from the 50-day high and -3.80% away from the 50-day low. It has underperformed by 13.35% the S&P500. Murphy Capital Management Incorporated owns 16,750 shares for 0.12% of their portfolio. New York State Common Retirement Fund increased its stake in shares of American States Water Company by 3.8% in the third quarter. Therefore 17% are positive. American States Water Company had a return on equity of 12.65% and a net margin of 13.69%. On Tuesday, January 2 the stock rating was downgraded by Guggenheim to "Neutral". Clear Harbor Asset Mgmt Ltd reported 213,059 shares or 3.42% of all its holdings. Robert W. Baird downgraded American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Da Davidson And Co holds 10,375 shares. Bank of America downgraded American Water Works Company, Inc. As per Wednesday, November 9, the company rating was upgraded by Bank of America. On Friday, June 24 the stock rating was initiated by Argus Research with "Buy". The stock has "Neutral" rating by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, March 2.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.05, from 1 in 2017Q2. Of those transactions, there were 69,579 shares of AWK bought and 90,790 shares sold.

There are 669 institutional holders with active positions, accounting for 147.04 million shares in total. Smithfield Trust stated it has 0.01% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 208,672 shares.

American States Water (NYSE:AWR) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November 6th. The Company is the parent company of Golden State Water Company (GSWC) and American States Utility Services, Inc (ASUS), as well as ASUS' subsidiaries, such as Fort Bliss Water Services Company (FBWS), Terrapin Utility Services, Inc (TUS), Old Dominion Utility Services, Inc (ODUS), Palmetto State Utility Services, Inc (PSUS) and Old North Utility Services, Inc (ONUS). (NYSE:AWK). Cohen And Steers Inc accumulated 0.38% or 1.70 million shares. (NYSE:AWK) was released by: Businesswire.com and their article: "American Water Statement on Impact of Tax Cuts and Jobs Act on Prior Guidance" with publication date: January 02, 2018. Illinois-based Northern Tru has invested 0% in Dynegy Inc. Minnesota-based Thrivent For Lutherans has invested 0% in American Water Works Company, Inc. Stephens Inc Ar invested 0.03% of its portfolio in American Water Works Company, Inc. Shell Asset Mngmt Communications accumulated 17,730 shares.

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Beta, which measures the stock's volatility relative to the overall market, is a simple but effective metric for assessing risk. The VC1 is calculated using the price to book value, price to sales, EBITDA to EV, price to cash flow, and price to earnings.

Watching some historical volatility numbers on shares of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:DYN) for 113,378 shares. Vident Advisory Lc has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in American Water Works Company, Inc. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.59 EPS. equities research analysts anticipate that American States Water Co will post 1.72 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. (NYSE:AZZ) for 237,825 shares. Citigroup owns 266,701 shares.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider purchases, and 29 selling transactions for $22.37 million activity.

Among 32 analysts covering Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. Therefore 72% are positive. AZZ had 9 analyst reports since September 1, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Wells Fargo maintained the shares of JNJ in report on Wednesday, October 18 with "Buy" rating. (NYSE:AWK) to report earnings on February, 20. Stifel Nicolaus has "Hold" rating and $52 target. As per Tuesday, September 13, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Friday, May 20 by Barclays Capital. On Friday, July 7 the stock rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold". RBC Capital Markets downgraded Dynegy Inc. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Thursday, August 3 by Boenning & Scattergood.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in Q3 2017. KRUGER DENISE L sold $61,663 worth of stock or 1,250 shares. The insider Halpin Dermot sold $502,598. It also upped Neurocrine Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ:NBIX) stake by 13,081 shares and now owns 25,181 shares. Its down 0.01, from 0.88 in 2017Q2. 41 funds opened positions while 110 raised stakes. Hsbc Public Limited Company accumulated 0.21% or 2.50 million shares.

American States Water (NYSE:AWR) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.03