Large Inflow of Money Witnessed in American Water Works

American Water Works (NYSE:AWK): $0.74 million was the positive money flow into the stock on Wednesday and the up/down ratio of ticks was also in favor of the bulls at 1.04. The value of trades done on upticks was $17.56 million, whereas, trades done on downticks were valued at $16.82 million. Money flows are calculated as the dollar value of composite uptick trades minus the dollar value of downtick trades. large traders, also sometimes called as the smart money, block traded $2.38 million worth stocks on upticks, which is a bullish indication. The money flow in block trades was $2.38 million. American Water Works (NYSE:AWK) fell $0.06 traded at $82.07, a change of -0.07% over the previous day. The stock is 2.67% for the week.


In an insider trading activity, The Securities and Exchange Commission has divulged that Degillio Deborah A, officer (VP and Treasurer) of American Water Works Company, Inc., had unloaded 1,866 shares at an average price of $74.3 in a transaction dated on May 17, 2016. The total value of the transaction was worth $138,644. Currently the company Insiders own 0.32% of American Water Works shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -11.04% . Institutional Investors own 86.58% of American Water Works shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -16.26%.

The company shares have rallied 67.01% from its 1 Year high price. On Jun 28, 2016, the shares registered one year high at $82.57 and the one year low was seen on Jul 1, 2015. The 50-Day Moving Average price is $76.19 and the 200 Day Moving Average price is recorded at $68.61. American Water Works (NYSE:AWK): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $82.76 and $82.04 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $83.19. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $82.32, notching a gain of 0.24% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,544,578 . The stock had closed at $82.12 on the previous day.

American Water Works Company, Inc. is a water and wastewater utility holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the Company provides drinking water, wastewater and other water related services to approximately 15 million people in approximately 47 states of the United States and one Canadian province. The Company has two operating segments: the Regulated Businesses and the Market-Based Operations. The Regulated Businesses segment owns subsidiaries that provide water and wastewater utility services to residential, commercial, industrial and other customers. The Market-Based Operations segment provides water and wastewater services to military bases, municipalities, industrial, commercial and residential customers that are not subject to economic regulation by state Public Utility Commissions (PUC). The Companys subsidiaries include Illinois-American Water Company (ILAWC), American Lake Water Company and West Virginia-American Water Company (WVAWC).

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