Aqua America Inc (NYSE:WTR)’s Stock Is Sell After More Market Selling

September 16, 2018 - By Patrick Harkless

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Investors sentiment increased to 1.29 in 2018 Q2. Its up 0.26, from 1.03 in 2018Q1. It increased, as 15 investors sold Aqua America, Inc. shares while 114 reduced holdings. 47 funds opened positions while 119 raised stakes. 94.11 million shares or 0.08% more from 94.04 million shares in 2018Q1 were reported.
Liberty Mutual Gp Asset Mngmt Incorporated reported 35,425 shares stake. State Board Of Administration Of Florida Retirement Sys has invested 0.03% in Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR). Baystate Wealth Mgmt Ltd Liability Company holds 0.01% or 1,257 shares in its portfolio. Eagle Ridge reported 0.12% stake. Robecosam Ag owns 0.28% invested in Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) for 184,926 shares. Shine Advisory Services, Colorado-based fund reported 1,156 shares. Hbk Sorce Advisory Limited Liability owns 8,230 shares. Victory Cap Mngmt accumulated 146,882 shares. City stated it has 3,862 shares. 932,286 were reported by Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp. Piedmont Inv Advsrs Limited Liability holds 0% or 69 shares. Prio Wealth Partnership holds 0.01% of its portfolio in Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) for 6,500 shares. State Of Tennessee Treasury Department owns 61,000 shares. Arrow Fincl has invested 0.01% in Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR). Colorado-based Cambiar Lc has invested 0.08% in Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR).

The stock of Aqua America Inc (NYSE:WTR) registered an increase of 3.89% in short interest. WTR’s total short interest was 5.98 million shares in September as published by FINRA. Its up 3.89% from 5.76M shares, reported previously. With 434,500 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 14 days to cover their WTR’s short positions. The short interest to Aqua America Inc’s float is 3.37%.

The stock increased 0.50% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $38.02. About 560,253 shares traded or 20.08% up from the average. Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) has risen 10.66% since September 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.96% the S&P500.

Aqua America, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates regulated utilities that provide water or wastewater services in the United States. The company has market cap of $6.76 billion. It offers water and wastewater services through operating and maintenance contracts with municipal authorities and other parties. It has a 27.35 P/E ratio. The firm also provides water and wastewater line repair services, and protection solutions to households; and non-utility raw water supply services for firms in the natural gas drilling industry.

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