Aptiv PLC (APTV) Investors: Cowen & Co. Reconfirms Buy Rating, Sees $107.0/Share; American States Water Co (AWR) Has 1.16 Sentiment

Among 10 analysts covering Aptiv PLC Ordinary Shares (APTV), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 80% are positive. Aptiv PLC Ordinary Shares has $107.0 highest and $64 lowest target. $97.30’s average target is 4.04% above currents $93.52 stock price. Aptiv PLC Ordinary Shares had 10 analyst reports since December 5, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has “Buy” rating by Cowen & Co on Thursday, January 18. Piper Jaffray maintained it with “Buy” rating and $105.0 target in Friday, December 8 report. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, December 18 by Jefferies. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, January 8 by Guggenheim.

American States Water Company, through its subsidiaries, provides water and electric services to residential, industrial, and other clients in the United States. The company has market cap of $2.06 billion. It operates through three divisions: Water, Electric, and Contracted Services. It has a 30.62 P/E ratio. The firm purchases, produces, distributes, and sells water, as well as distributes electricity.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 insider buys, and 11 insider sales for $1.37 million activity.

Analysts await American States Water Company (NYSE:AWR) to report earnings on February, 22. They expect $0.35 earnings per share, up 16.67% or $0.05 from last year’s $0.3 per share. AWR’s profit will be $12.84M for 40.14 P/E if the $0.35 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.57 actual earnings per share reported by American States Water Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -38.60% negative EPS growth.

Water Asset Management Llc holds 2.75% of its portfolio in American States Water Company for 111,526 shares. Copeland Capital Management Llc owns 418,555 shares or 1.4% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Granite Investment Partners Llc has 0.98% invested in the company for 321,517 shares. The Missouri-based Cutter & Co Brokerage Inc. has invested 0.91% in the stock. Hrt Financial Llc, a New York-based fund reported 11,800 shares.

The stock increased 1.98% or $1.09 during the last trading session, reaching $56.19. About 304,105 shares traded or 60.80% up from the average. American States Water Company (AWR) has risen 17.06% since January 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.36% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.45% or $0.42 during the last trading session, reaching $93.52. About 2.52 million shares traded or 35.08% up from the average. Aptiv PLC (APTV) has 0.00% since January 21, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.