Aqua America (WTR) : During the past 4 weeks, traders have been relatively bearish on Aqua America (WTR), hence the stock is down -10.7% when compared to the S&P 500 during the same period. However, in the past 1 week, the selling of the stock is down by -1.23% relative to the S&P 500. The 4-week change in the price of the stock is -10.88% and the stock has fallen -1.88% in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 4.97% and the fifty day Moving Average is 7.83%. Aqua America Inc. has dropped 3.91% during the last three month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 5.36%.
Aqua America (WTR) has been rated by 5 research analysts. Fundamentally, the highest shorterm price forecast for the stock is expected to reach $39 and the lowest price target forecast is $30. The average forecast of all the analysts is $34.2 and the expected standard deviation is $4.27.
Aqua America (NYSE:WTR): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $31.48 with an intraday high of $31.68. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $30.84. However, the stock managed to close at $30.87, a loss of 1.81% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $31.44. The total traded volume of the day was 517,417 shares.
Aqua America, Inc. is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, provides water or wastewater services in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, Indiana, and Virginia. Its largest operating subsidiary is Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc., which provides water or wastewater services to approximately one-half of the total number of people the Company serves. Its other regulated utility subsidiaries provide similar services in seven other states. In addition, its non-regulated subsidiary, Aqua Resources Inc., provides liquid waste hauling and disposal; water and wastewater services; water and wastewater line repair service and protection solutions to households; designs and builds water and wastewater systems, and provides other non-regulated water and wastewater services, among others. The Companys non-regulated subsidiary, Aqua Infrastructure LLC, provides non-utility raw water supply services for firms in the natural gas drilling industry.