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CWT

California Water Service Group NYSE:CWT Stock Report

Last Price

US$61.92

Market Cap

US$3.4b

7D

2.0%

1Y

1.5%

Updated

29 Jan, 2023

Data

Company Financials +

California Water Service Group

NYSE:CWT Stock Report

Mkt Cap: US$3.4b

CWT Stock Overview

California Water Service Group, through its subsidiaries, provides water utility and other related services in California, Washington, New Mexico, Hawaii, and Texas.

CWT fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation0/6
Future Growth1/6
Past Performance2/6
Financial Health3/6
Dividends4/6

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for California Water Service Group
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$61.92
52 Week HighUS$66.12
52 Week LowUS$48.46
Beta0.49
1 Month Change2.11%
3 Month Change-0.23%
1 Year Change1.54%
3 Year Change17.81%
5 Year Change49.03%
Change since IPO776.74%

Recent News & Updates

California Water Service declares $0.26 dividend

Jan 25

Time For A Review Of California Water Service - It Remains A 'Hold'

Dec 08

Recent updates

Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Using Too Much Debt?

Aug 03
Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Using Too Much Debt?

We Think California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

Apr 17
We Think California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Is Taking Some Risk With Its Debt

California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.25

Jan 30
California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.25

Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) A Risky Investment?

Jan 17
Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) A Risky Investment?

Here's Why I Think California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

Jan 02
Here's Why I Think California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Might Deserve Your Attention Today

California Water Service Group's (NYSE:CWT) Promising Earnings May Rest On Soft Foundations

Nov 04
California Water Service Group's (NYSE:CWT) Promising Earnings May Rest On Soft Foundations

Is Now The Time To Put California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) On Your Watchlist?

Sep 08
Is Now The Time To Put California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) On Your Watchlist?

Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) A Risky Investment?

Jul 07
Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) A Risky Investment?

Here's Why I Think California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Is An Interesting Stock

Jun 06
Here's Why I Think California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Is An Interesting Stock

Here's Why California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Mar 26
Here's Why California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Has A Meaningful Debt Burden

Did California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Insiders Sell Shares?

Mar 13
Did California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Insiders Sell Shares?

Does California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Feb 28
Does California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Deserve A Spot On Your Watchlist?

Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) A Smart Pick For Income Investors?

Feb 15
Is California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) A Smart Pick For Income Investors?

Did You Participate In Any Of California Water Service Group's (NYSE:CWT) Fantastic 154% Return ?

Jan 31
Did You Participate In Any Of California Water Service Group's (NYSE:CWT) Fantastic 154% Return ?

Should You Be Impressed By California Water Service Group's (NYSE:CWT) ROE?

Jan 15
Should You Be Impressed By California Water Service Group's (NYSE:CWT) ROE?

What Is The Ownership Structure Like For California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT)?

Dec 31
What Is The Ownership Structure Like For California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT)?

These 4 Measures Indicate That California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Is Using Debt Extensively

Dec 16
These 4 Measures Indicate That California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Is Using Debt Extensively

Have Insiders Been Selling California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Shares This Year?

Dec 01
Have Insiders Been Selling California Water Service Group (NYSE:CWT) Shares This Year?

Shareholder Returns

CWTUS Water UtilitiesUS Market
7D2.0%2.6%2.8%
1Y1.5%0.1%-9.2%

Return vs Industry: CWT exceeded the US Water Utilities industry which returned 0.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: CWT exceeded the US Market which returned -9.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is CWT's price volatile compared to industry and market?
CWT volatility
CWT Average Weekly Movement3.4%
Water Utilities Industry Average Movement4.3%
Market Average Movement6.9%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market17.3%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.8%

Stable Share Price: CWT is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: CWT's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
19261,182Marty Kropelnickihttps://www.calwatergroup.com

California Water Service Group, through its subsidiaries, provides water utility and other related services in California, Washington, New Mexico, Hawaii, and Texas. The company is involved in the production, purchase, storage, treatment, testing, distribution, and sale of water for domestic, industrial, public, and irrigation uses, as well as for fire protection. It offers its services to approximately 494,500 customer connections in 100 California communities; approximately 6,200 water and wastewater customer connections on the islands of Maui and Hawaii; approximately 36,400 customer connections in the Tacoma, Olympia, Graham, Spanaway, Puyallup, and Gig Harbor areas; and approximately 8,600 water and wastewater customer connections in the Belen, Los Lunas, Indian Hills, and Elephant Butte areas in New Mexico.

California Water Service Group Fundamentals Summary

How do California Water Service Group's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
CWT fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$3.39b
Earnings (TTM)US$79.95m
Revenue (TTM)US$818.82m

42.5x

P/E Ratio

4.1x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
CWT income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$818.82m
Cost of RevenueUS$404.99m
Gross ProfitUS$413.83m
Other ExpensesUS$333.88m
EarningsUS$79.95m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)1.46
Gross Margin50.54%
Net Profit Margin9.76%
Debt/Equity Ratio88.4%

How did CWT perform over the long term?

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Dividends

1.6%

Current Dividend Yield

66%

Payout Ratio

Does CWT pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy CWT by to receive an upcoming dividend?
California Water Service Group dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateFeb 03 2023
Dividend Pay DateFeb 17 2023
Days until Ex dividend4 days
Days until Dividend pay date18 days

Does CWT pay a reliable dividends?

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