Aqua America (WTR) : Investors lapped up stocks on upticks to the tune of $1.85 million in the Mondays trading session. The trading value on downticks was comparatively at $1.06 million and the uptick to downtick ratio of 1.74 indicates continuous buying by the bulls. The net money flow into the stock was $0.78 million. Upticks saw transactions worth $0.74 clearly indicating buying by large investors. The total money flow for block trades stood at $0.74 million, which is a positive for the stock in the long-term. Aqua America (WTR) fell $0.12 during the day at $32.46, a drop of -0.37% over the previous days close. However, for the week, the stock is -2%, compared to the previous week.
Aqua America Inc. has lost 1.83% in the last five trading days and dropped 5.64% in the last 4 weeks. Aqua America Inc. has dropped 2.07% during the last 3-month period . Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 8.94%.
Aqua America (NYSE:WTR): The stock opened at $32.66 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $32.70 for the day. The stock traded down to $32.10 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $32.11 with a loss of -1.44% for the day. The stock had closed at $32.58 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 469,204 shares.
In a related news, Glanton Richard H, director of Aqua America Inc, unloaded 280 shares at an average price of $31.77 on May 25, 2016. The total amount of the transaction was worth $8,896, according to the disclosed information with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
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.