American Water Works (AWK) Reaches New Lifetime High Today

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Trade-Ideas LLC identified American Water Works ( AWK) as a new lifetime high candidate. In addition to specific proprietary factors, Trade-Ideas identified American Water Works as such a stock due to the following factors:

  • AWK has an average dollar-volume (as measured by average daily share volume multiplied by share price) of $31.8 million.
  • AWK has traded 400 shares today.
  • AWK is trading at a new lifetime high.

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More details on AWK:

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. The stock currently has a dividend yield of 2.5%. AWK has a PE ratio of 22.8. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate American Water Works a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

The average volume for American Water Works has been 597,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. American Water Works has a market cap of $8.9 billion and is part of the utilities sector and utilities industry. The stock has a beta of 0.12 and a short float of 0.9% with 3.04 days to cover. Shares are up 19.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

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