American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) gets upgraded to Outperform by Robert W. Baird with a price target of $103.00

Analyst Ratings For American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK)

Today, American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) stock received an upgrade by Robert W. Baird from Neutral to Outperform with a price target of $103.00.

There are 7 Buy Ratings, 3 Hold Ratings, no Strong Buy Ratings, no Sell Ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) is Buy with a consensus target price of $91.2389 per share, a potential 4.74% downside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 12/6/2018-American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) gets upgraded to Outperform by Robert W. Baird with a price target of $103.00
  • 9/17/2018-American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) has coverage initiated with a Outperform ➝ Outperform rating and $96.00 price target
  • 6/28/2018-American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) had its Hold ➝ Neutral rating reiterated by Boenning Scattergood
  • 5/8/2018-American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) had its Buy rating reiterated by Argus with a $105.00 price target
  • 4/16/2018-American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) gets upgraded to Buy by Janney Montgomery Scott with a price target of $92.00
  • 3/23/2018-American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK) gets upgraded to Buy by HSBC with a price target of $80.15


  • On 11/27/2018 Susan N. Story, Insider, bought 96 with an average share price of $91.91 per share and the total transaction amounting to $8,823.36.
  • On 11/15/2018 Walter Lynch, COO, sold 5,000 with an average share price of $91.69 per share and the total transaction amounting to $458,450.00.
  • On 11/13/2018 Karl F. Kurz, Director, bought 1,000 with an average share price of $91.30 per share and the total transaction amounting to $91,300.00.
  • On 9/5/2018 Walter Lynch, COO, sold 10,000 with an average share price of $89.57 per share and the total transaction amounting to $895,700.00.
  • On 8/31/2018 Loyd A Warnock, SVP, sold 10,520 with an average share price of $87.86 per share and the total transaction amounting to $924,287.20.
  • On 8/15/2018 Melanie M. Kennedy, SVP, sold 1,114 with an average share price of $88.78 per share and the total transaction amounting to $98,900.92.
  • On 5/24/2018 Loyd A Warnock, SVP, sold 2,870 with an average share price of $81.45 per share and the total transaction amounting to $233,761.50.

About American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK)
American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States and Canada. It offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,600 communities in 16 states. The company operates approximately 72 surface water treatment plants; 527 groundwater treatment plants; 8 combined treatment plants; 127 wastewater treatment plants; 50,382 miles of transmission, distribution, and collection mains and pipes; 1,103 groundwater wells; 1,428 water and wastewater pumping stations; 1,313 treated water storage facilities; and 80 dams. It also undertakes contracts with the United States government to provide water and wastewater services on various military bases; and municipal, commercial, and industrial customers, primarily to operate and manage water and wastewater facilities, as well as provide other related services. In addition, the company provides warranty-type services to homeowners and smaller commercial customers to protect against the cost of repairing broken or leaking water pipes or clogged or blocked sewer pipes, interior electric lines, heating and cooling systems, and water heaters, as well as power surge protection and other related services; and water sourcing, transfer services, pipeline construction, and water storage solutions for natural gas exploration and production companies. Further, it 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, as well as to other water utilities and community water systems. The company serves approximately 15 million people with drinking water, wastewater, and other water-related services in 46 states; the District of Columbia; and Ontario, Canada. The company was founded in 1886 and is based in Voorhees, New Jersey.

Recent Trading Activity for American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK)
Shares of American Water Works Company Inc closed the previous trading session at 95,78 +0,080 0,084 % with 97.35 shares trading hands.

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