American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) Forms $86.75 Double Top; Last Week Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) Coverage

American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) formed double top with $91.09 target or 5.00% above today’s $86.75 share price. American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK) has $15.47 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.98% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $86.75. About 1.14 million shares traded or 27.60% up from the average. American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has risen 3.35% since January 7, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 13.35% the S&P500.

Among 24 analysts covering Travis Perkins PLC (LON:TPK), 14 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 58% are positive. Travis Perkins PLC had 258 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Wednesday, May 25 by Canaccord Genuity. Deutsche Bank maintained Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) on Friday, August 28 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Overweight” on Thursday, October 19. Deutsche Bank maintained the shares of TPK in report on Tuesday, May 3 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, December 6 by Peel Hunt. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, September 16 by Deutsche Bank. Goodbody maintained Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) on Tuesday, August 2 with “Hold” rating. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Tuesday, March 1. The firm has “Hold” rating by Deutsche Bank given on Wednesday, July 29. Liberum Capital maintained Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) rating on Tuesday, August 25. Liberum Capital has “Buy” rating and GBX 2500 target. See Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) latest ratings:

14/12/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Neutral Old Target: GBX 1700.00 New Target: GBX 1700.00 Downgrade
06/12/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 1610.00 New Target: GBX 1610.00 Maintain
20/11/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1837.00 New Target: GBX 1760.00 Maintain
06/11/2017 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Buy Maintain
27/10/2017 Broker: Berenberg Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1700.00 New Target: GBX 1800.00 Maintain
25/10/2017 Broker: Shore Capital Rating: Hold Maintain
20/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 1840.00 New Target: GBX 1800.00 Maintain
19/10/2017 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 1610.00 New Target: GBX 1610.00 Maintain
19/10/2017 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Maintain
19/10/2017 Broker: Shore Capital Rating: Hold Maintain

Analysts await American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) to report earnings on February, 20. They expect $0.66 earnings per share, up 15.79% or $0.09 from last year’s $0.57 per share. AWK’s profit will be $117.73 million for 32.86 P/E if the $0.66 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.08 actual earnings per share reported by American Water Works Company, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -38.89% negative EPS growth.

Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 sales for $1.52 million activity. Lynch Walter also sold $273,626 worth of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) on Monday, August 28.

Among 12 analysts covering American Water Works (NYSE:AWK), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. American Water Works had 26 analyst reports since October 15, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, September 6 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with “Overweight”. On Friday, February 26 the stock rating was downgraded by Janney Capital to “Neutral”. The stock of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has “Neutral” rating given on Wednesday, March 2 by Robert W. Baird. The stock of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, October 19 by Wells Fargo. Robert W. Baird maintained American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) rating on Friday, August 25. Robert W. Baird has “Hold” rating and $82.0 target. Northcoast initiated the shares of AWK in report on Thursday, May 25 with “Neutral” rating. The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Friday, November 3 with “Neutral”. The company was downgraded on Monday, June 6 by Boenning & Scattergood. The stock of American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) has “Outperform” rating given on Friday, October 14 by Robert W. Baird. The company was maintained on Friday, May 6 by Barclays Capital.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.05 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.05, from 1 in 2017Q2. It is positive, as 35 investors sold American Water Works Company, Inc. shares while 185 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 186 raised stakes. 139.87 million shares or 0.09% less from 140.00 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Godshalk Welsh Cap Management holds 0.42% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) or 5,150 shares. Sg Americas Secs Limited Liability Company invested 0.01% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). 853,175 were reported by Jpmorgan Chase. New York State Common Retirement Fund owns 0.07% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 644,518 shares. 15,000 are owned by State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Pettee Investors stated it has 4,305 shares. Panagora Asset Management Inc holds 0.01% of its portfolio in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 32,044 shares. Moreover, Bluecrest Management Ltd has 0.05% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Perkins Coie Trust holds 0.01% of its portfolio in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 294 shares. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Com holds 0.06% in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) or 63,721 shares. Moreover, Plante Moran Advsrs Limited Liability has 0.03% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK) for 601 shares. Sumitomo Life Insurance Communications, Japan-based fund reported 22,465 shares. Archford Capital Strategies Ltd Liability invested in 0.49% or 16,198 shares. Moreover, Teacher Retirement System Of Texas has 0.02% invested in American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK). Cibc Asset Management invested in 0.01% or 21,965 shares.

The stock increased 1.76% or GBX 27.5 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1587.5. About 910,776 shares traded. Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) has 0.00% since January 7, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.