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American Water Works Co Profitability Rank

: 8 (As of Jun. 2022)
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American Water Works Co has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %
2. Piotroski F-Score
3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
4. Consistency of the profitability
5. Predictability Rank

American Water Works Co's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 was 34.90%. As of today, American Water Works Co's Piotroski F-Score is 5.


Competitive Comparison

For the Utilities - Regulated Water subindustry, American Water Works Co's Profitability Rank, along with its competitors' market caps and Profitability Rank data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

American Water Works Co Profitability Rank Distribution

For the Utilities - Regulated industry and Utilities sector, American Water Works Co's Profitability Rank distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where American Water Works Co's Profitability Rank falls into.



American Water Works Co Profitability Rank Calculation

GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company's business will stay that way.

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

American Water Works Co has the Profitability Rank of 8. It has a higher profitability and may stay that way.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability Rank is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin %

Operating Margin % - also known as operating income margin, operating profit margin and return on sales (ROS) - is the ratio of Operating Income divided by net sales or Revenue, usually presented in percent.

American Water Works Co's Operating Margin % for the quarter that ended in Jun. 2022 is calculated as:

Operating Margin %=Operating Income (Q: Jun. 2022 ) / Revenue (Q: Jun. 2022 )
=327 / 937
=34.90 %

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

2. Piotroski F-Score

The zones of discrimination were as such:

Good or high score = 8 or 9
Bad or low score = 0 or 1

American Water Works Co has an F-score of 5 indicating the company's financial situation is typical for a stable company.

3. Trend of the Operating Margin % (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.

Warning Sign:

American Water Works Co Inc operating margin has been in a 5-year decline. The average rate of decline per year is -1.8%.

4. Consistency of the profitability

5. Predictability Rank


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American Water Works Co Business Description

American Water Works Co logo
Address
1 Water Street, Camden, NJ, USA, 08102-1658
American Water Works is the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility, serving approximately 3.5 million customers in 16 states. It provides water and wastewater services to residential, commercial, and industrial customers and operates predominantly in regulated markets. The company's only nonregulated business is water services for military bases, which operates under long-term contracts.
Executives
Griffith John C. officer: EVP Chief Financial Officer 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102-1658
Gallegos James H officer: EVP and General Counsel P O BOX 14720 MADISON WI 53708
Noble Adam W. officer: Chief Tech. & Innov. Officer 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102-1658
Norton Cheryl officer: SVP,Chief Envrn Off & East Div 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102-1658
Hauk Bruce A officer: Pres, Reg. Ops & Military Serv 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102-1658
Kirwan Kevin B officer: SVP, Chief Op Excel&Safety Off 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102-1658
Harris Kimberly J director
Kampling Patricia L director PO BOX 2568 MADISON WI 53701
Yates Lloyd M director 1N 2ND ST HARTSVILLE SC 29550
Hardwick M Susan officer: EVP - Finance C/O AMERICAN WATER WORKS COMPANY, INC. 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102-1658
Merante James S officer: Vice President and Treasurer 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102
Stavridis James G. director C/O NEUBERGER BERMAN MANAGEMENT LLC 605 THIRD AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10158-0180
Edwards Jeffrey N director ONE LIBERTY PLAZA NEW YORK NY 10006
Witherspoon Charles officer: Vice President and Treasurer 530 HERMAN O WEST DRIVE EXTON PA 19341
Swaminathan Radhakrishnan officer: SVP,Chief Tech.&Innov. Officer 1 WATER STREET CAMDEN NJ 08102-1658

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