Westpac Banking Corp decreased its stake in American Wtr Wks Co Inc New (AWK) by 2.83% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Westpac Banking Corp sold 4,631 shares as the company’s stock rose 7.17% . The institutional investor held 159,189 shares of the water supply company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $16.60B, down from 163,820 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Westpac Banking Corp who had been investing in American Wtr Wks Co Inc New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $22.39B market cap company. The stock decreased 2.66% or $3.34 during the last trading session, reaching $122.36. About 1.40 million shares traded or 50.61% up from the average. American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has risen 31.07% since September 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.07% the S&P500. Some Historical AWK News: 21/03/2018 – AMERICAN WATER WORKS – INCREASE IN SIZE OF AWCC’S COMMERCIAL PAPER PROGRAM TO MAXIMUM OF $2.1 BLN COMMERCIAL PAPER NOTES OUTSTANDING AT ANY ONE TIME; 09/05/2018 – American Water Short-Interest Ratio Rises 48% to 7 Days; 30/05/2018 – PENNSYLVANIA AMERICAN WATER PACT VALUED AT ABOUT $96M; 20/04/2018 – American Water Increases Quarterly Dividend By 9.6%; 19/03/2018 – New Jersey American Water Reminds Customers That Each Drop Adds Up During Fix a Leak Week; 16/05/2018 – American Water’s Vallejo to Participate in BetterInvesting National Convention; 23/03/2018 – Company Profile for Kentucky American Water; 02/05/2018 – American Water Works Unit Pennsylvania Amer Water to Acquire Sadsbury Wastewater System for $9.3; 23/03/2018 – Middlesex Water Company, Manager of Engineering, Brian F. Carr Named Chair of American Water Works Association-New Jersey Secti; 30/04/2018 – West Virginia American Water Files General Rate Case Request with Public Service Commission
Douglass Winthrop Advisors Llc increased its stake in Martin Marietta Matls Inc Com (MLM) by 31.75% based on its latest 2019Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Douglass Winthrop Advisors Llc bought 68,026 shares as the company’s stock rose 13.05% . The institutional investor held 282,250 shares of the basic industries company at the end of 2019Q1, valued at $56.78 million, up from 214,224 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Douglass Winthrop Advisors Llc who had been investing in Martin Marietta Matls Inc Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $15.54B market cap company. The stock decreased 1.91% or $4.93 during the last trading session, reaching $253.1. About 527,756 shares traded. Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM) has risen 22.83% since September 10, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.83% the S&P500. Some Historical MLM News: 25/04/2018 – JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REQUIRES MARTIN MARIETTA TO DIVEST QUARRIES; 14/05/2018 – Morgan Stanley Adds Martin Marietta, Exits Electronic Arts: 13F; 25/04/2018 – DOJ: MARTIN MARIETTA SHOULD DIVEST SOME QUARRIES; 08/05/2018 – Martin Marietta Sees FY Net $525M-Net $640M; 17/05/2018 – Martin Marietta Declares Regular Cash Dividend; 19/04/2018 – DJ Martin Marietta Materials Inc, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (MLM); 25/04/2018 – DOJ: Martin Marietta Settlement Related to Bluegrass Deal Calls for Quarry Divestitures; 08/05/2018 – MARTIN MARIETTA MATERIALS – SEES 2018 NET EARNINGS ATTRIBUTABLE TO CO $525 MLN TO $640 MLN; 08/05/2018 – Martin Marietta Materials First-Quarter Profit Falls 76%; 08/05/2018 – MARTIN MARIETTA MATERIALS – QTRLY TOTAL REVENUES $802.0 MLN VS $843.9 MLN
More notable recent American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) news were published by: Businesswire.com which released: “California American Water Signs Agreement to Purchase Bass Lake Water Company – Business Wire” on August 30, 2019, also Bizjournals.com with their article: “Water prices are going to rise, Rutgers-Camden professor says – Philadelphia Business Journal” published on August 19, 2019, Businesswire.com published: “Missouri American Water Installing New Water Pipe to Enhance Water System Reliability – Business Wire” on August 28, 2019. More interesting news about American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) were released by: Businesswire.com and their article: “Rare Spider Species Discovered at Missouri American Water Plant – Business Wire” published on September 06, 2019 as well as Fool.com‘s news article titled: “Why These 3 Water Utility Stocks Soared as Much as 20% in August – Motley Fool” with publication date: September 09, 2019.
Westpac Banking Corp, which manages about $6057.80B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Northern Tr Corp (NASDAQ:NTRS) by 2,305 shares to 15,404 shares, valued at $1.39B in 2019Q1, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Service Corp Intl (NYSE:SCI) by 36,698 shares in the quarter, for a total of 158,613 shares, and has risen its stake in Avery Dennison Corp (NYSE:AVY).
Investors sentiment decreased to 1.09 in 2019 Q1. Its down 0.21, from 1.3 in 2018Q4. It turned negative, as 34 investors sold AWK shares while 202 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 187 raised stakes. 144.69 million shares or 0.15% more from 144.47 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported. Qs Investors Limited Liability Co, a New York-based fund reported 6,299 shares. Calamos Wealth Management Limited Com owns 2,585 shares. Confluence Inv Mngmt Ltd Llc has 192,315 shares for 0.34% of their portfolio. Moreover, Duncker Streett And has 0% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 150 shares. Livingston Asset Mngmt (Operating As Southport Cap Management) owns 0.25% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 5,453 shares. Bangor Natl Bank has 14,004 shares. Pacific Global Investment Management invested in 13,171 shares. Btim holds 0.06% or 42,495 shares in its portfolio. Clifford Swan Invest Counsel Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.05% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Goldman Sachs Group Inc reported 1.48M shares. Raymond James Assocs reported 201,248 shares stake. Amundi Pioneer Asset Mgmt has invested 0.1% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Renaissance Tech Limited Liability has 0.08% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 828,600 shares. Gateway Invest Advisers Limited Liability Company reported 10,595 shares. Ohio-based Stratos Wealth Ptnrs Ltd has invested 0.02% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK).
Analysts await American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) to report earnings on October, 30. They expect $1.29 EPS, up 7.50% or $0.09 from last year’s $1.2 per share. AWK’s profit will be $236.05 million for 23.71 P/E if the $1.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.94 actual EPS reported by American Water Works Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 37.23% EPS growth.
Douglass Winthrop Advisors Llc, which manages about $2.29 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Colgate (NYSE:CL) by 543,709 shares to 10,693 shares, valued at $733,000 in 2019Q1, according to the filing. It also reduced its holding in Tiffany & Co (NYSE:TIF) by 7,750 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 2,135 shares, and cut its stake in J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM).
Investors sentiment increased to 1.02 in 2019 Q1. Its up 0.07, from 0.95 in 2018Q4. It is positive, as 31 investors sold MLM shares while 157 reduced holdings. 71 funds opened positions while 121 raised stakes. 64.02 million shares or 3.72% less from 66.49 million shares in 2018Q4 were reported. Atika Cap Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation has 26,000 shares. Scout Invests owns 50,042 shares. M&T Fincl Bank stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). Leavell Investment Mgmt invested in 0.08% or 3,521 shares. Cipher Capital LP reported 3,467 shares. Ftb Advsr reported 2,275 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsr Ltd Partnership has 0.05% invested in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). Mitsubishi Ufj Tru Bk holds 0.21% or 284,269 shares in its portfolio. Essex Invest Mgmt Limited accumulated 3,753 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Cibc Asset Incorporated has invested 0.01% in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). Amica Retiree Medical reported 0.05% in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). 22,410 were accumulated by Great Lakes Advsrs Ltd Co. Kistler reported 0% of its portfolio in Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (NYSE:MLM). Cleararc Capital Incorporated owns 1,531 shares. King Luther Capital Management owns 631,245 shares.
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