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American States Water Co AWR

Morningstar Rating
$70.89 −0.59 (0.82%)
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Price vs Fair Value

AWR is trading at a 6% discount.
Price
$71.43
Fair Value
$72.42
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$65.89
5-Star Price
$55.88
Economic Moat
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Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$71.48
Day Range
$70.7571.20
52-Week Range
$70.3494.99
Bid/Ask
$70.55 / $70.82
Market Cap
$2.62 Bil
Volume/Avg
7,400 / 212,590

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
26.57
Price/Sales
4.44
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
2.36%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
2.41%
Total Yield
2.36%

Company Profile

American States Water Co is water and utilities holding company based in California. The segments of the firm include water, electric, and contracted services. Within these segments, American States Water conducts water and electric operations through Golden State Water Company and Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc while contracted services through American States Utility Services and its subsidiaries. Golden State Water conducts its operations across various counties in California and is regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission. American States Utility Services has contracted with the U.S. government to provide water services to various military installations. The majority of the company's revenue is derived from water services from commercial and residential customers.
Sector
Utilities
Industry
Utilities - Regulated Water
Stock Style Box
Small Growth
Total Number of Employees
815

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
AWR
CWT
AWK
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
26.5771.9524.85
Price/Book Value
3.401.882.36
Price/Sales
4.443.315.40
Price/Cash Flow
15.3513.9112.72
Price/Earnings
AWR
CWT
AWK

Financial Strength

Metric
AWR
CWT
AWK
Quick Ratio
0.830.520.49
Current Ratio
1.240.790.65
Interest Coverage
4.721.883.44
Quick Ratio
AWR
CWT
AWK

Profitability

Metric
AWR
CWT
AWK
Return on Assets (Normalized)
5.78%0.92%3.24%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
16.51%2.69%10.12%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
9.54%3.27%5.82%
Return on Assets
AWR
CWT
AWK
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