Headlands Technologies LLC Buys New Position in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK)

Headlands Technologies LLC bought a new stake in shares of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWKFree Report) in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm bought 810 shares of the utilities provider’s stock, valued at approximately $100,000.

Other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Clear Street Markets LLC bought a new position in American Water Works in the 4th quarter worth about $28,000. ST Germain D J Co. Inc. bought a new position in American Water Works in the 2nd quarter worth about $29,000. Tyler Stone Wealth Management bought a new position in American Water Works in the 2nd quarter worth about $29,000. Pacifica Partners Inc. bought a new position in American Water Works in the 3rd quarter worth about $30,000. Finally, Quarry LP bought a new position in American Water Works in the 2nd quarter worth about $31,000. 84.99% of the stock is owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Separately, Mizuho raised their target price on American Water Works from $134.00 to $140.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th.

Read Our Latest Analysis on AWK

American Water Works Stock Performance

Shares of AWK opened at $122.20 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $23.79 billion, a PE ratio of 25.35, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.05 and a beta of 0.65. The company has a current ratio of 1.03, a quick ratio of 0.97 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.18. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $129.31 and a 200-day moving average price of $130.54. American Water Works Company, Inc. has a 12-month low of $114.25 and a 12-month high of $153.43.

American Water Works Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 8th will be given a dividend of $0.7075 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 7th. This represents a $2.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.32%. American Water Works’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 58.71%.

American Water Works Company Profile

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American Water Works Company, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States. It offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,600 communities in 14 states serving approximately 3.4 million active customers. The company serves residential customers; commercial customers, including food and beverage providers, commercial property developers and proprietors, and energy suppliers; fire service and private fire customers; industrial customers, such as large-scale manufacturers, mining, and production operations; public authorities comprising government buildings and other public sector facilities, such as schools and universities; and other utilities and community water and wastewater systems.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for American Water Works (NYSE:AWK)

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