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american water works co inc (AWK) Snapshot

Open
$45.88
Previous Close
$45.86
Day High
$46.21
Day Low
$45.60
52 Week High
04/23/14 - $46.28
52 Week Low
06/24/13 - $38.91
Market Cap
8.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
757.8K
EPS TTM
$2.21
Shares Outstanding
178.7M
EX-Date
01/30/14
P/E TM
20.8x
Dividend
$1.12
Dividend Yield
2.43%
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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’s Regulated Businesses segment offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,500 communities in 16 states. It operates approximately 80 surface water treatment plants; 500 groundwater treatment plants; 1,000 groundwater wells; 100 wastewater treatment facilities; 1,200 treated water storage facilities; 1,300 pumping stations; 87 dams; and 47,000 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. Its Market-Based Operations segment undertakes contracts to design, build, operate, and maintain water and wastewater facilities for the United States military, municipalities, the food and beverage industry, and other customers; 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; and offers biosolids management, transport, and disposal services to municipal and industrial customers, as well as products for cleansing water and wastewater, and wastewater residuals management services. American Water Works Company, Inc. serves approximately 14 million people with drinking water, wastewater, and other water-related services in approximately 40 states and 2 Canadian provinces. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Voorhees, New Jersey.

6,600 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/27/14
Founded in 1886

american water works co inc (AWK) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $778.9K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $391.0K
President of Regulated Operations and Chief O...
Total Annual Compensation: $506.5K
Chief Administrative Officer, Senior Vice Pre...
Total Annual Compensation: $388.3K
Senior Vice President of Business Services
Total Annual Compensation: $308.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

american water works co inc (AWK) Key Developments

American Water Works Company Inc. Appoints Loyd 'Aldie' Warnock as Senior Vice President of External Affairs, Communications and Public Policy, Effective April 28, 2014

American Water Works Company Inc. announced that effective April 28, 2014, Loyd 'Aldie' Warnock will become its senior vice president of External Affairs, Communications and Public Policy. This position will report directly to American Water's president and chief executive officer. Warnock will be responsible for corporate external affairs including legislative and regulatory policy, strategic water policy as well as corporate communications functions. He will also work closely with other key stakeholders to advance the mission and growth of American Water and will be a member of the company's executive leadership team. Warnock currently serves as the senior vice president of External Affairs at the Midwest Independent System Operator, Inc.

American Water Works Company Inc. Announces Management Changes

American Water Works Company Inc. has announced that effective May 9, 2014, Linda G. Sullivan will become its senior vice president and chief financial officer. Sullivan is succeeding Susan Story, who will become American Water's president and chief executive officer at the company's annual meeting scheduled for May 9, 2014. Sullivan will join American Water on April 28, 2014 and will serve in an interim role to ensure a smooth transition to her new role as CFO as Story moves into her new CEO role. Story is replacing current president and CEO Jeff Sterba, who is retiring from American Water on May 9, 2014. Sullivan has been CFO of Southern California Edison since 2009 and took on additional responsibility for operational support activities in 2012.

American Water Works Company, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on March 3, 2014; Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2013; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for 2014

The board of directors of American Water Works Company, Inc. declared, during the fourth quarter of 2013, a quarterly cash dividend of $0.28 per common share, payable on March 3, 2014, to all shareholders of record as of February 3, 2014. The company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013. For the quarter, the company reported operating revenues of $712.260 million compared to $680.913 million for the same period a year ago. Operating income was $215.854 million compared to $166.963 million for the same period a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $99.948 million compared to $94.324 million for the same period a year ago. Income from continuing operations was $59.693 million or $0.33 per diluted share compared to $54.224 million or $0.30 per diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net income was $59.693 million or $0.30 per diluted share compared to $55.478 million or $0.31 per diluted share for the same period a year ago. For the year, the company reported operating revenues of $2,901.858 million compared to $2,876.889 million for the same period a year ago. Operating income was $945.849 million compared to $924.973 million for the same period a year ago. Income from continuing operations before income taxes was $605.470 million compared to $631.258 million for the same period a year ago. Income from continuing operations was $369.264 million or $2.06 per diluted share compared to $374.250 million or $2.11 per diluted share for the same period a year ago. Net income was $369.264 million or $2.06 per diluted share compared to $358.070 million or $2.01 per diluted share for the same period a year ago. Adjusted net income was $394.020 million or $2.20 per diluted share. The company's capital expenditures for 2013 were approximately $950 million, compared to $983 million in the prior year. The company reaffirmed the 2014 earnings guidance issued on Dec. 17, 2013. The company estimates its 2014 ongoing earnings to be in the range of $2.35 to $2.45 per share, excluding the impact of the Freedom Industries chemical spill in West Virginia, which is estimated to be $0.02 per share through Feb. 26, 2014.

 

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