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The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW) Chairman George W. Hodges unloaded 1,000 shares of The York Water Company stock on the open market in a transaction dated Monday, June 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of $20.50, for a total value of $20,500.00. Following the sale, the chairman now directly owns 916 shares in the company, valued at approximately $18,778. The sale was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of The York Water Company from an “underperform” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 14th. They now have a $20.20 price target on the stock.

Shares of The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW) opened at 20.81 on Thursday. The York Water Company has a 52-week low of $19.00 and a 52-week high of $22.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $20.37 and a 200-day moving average of $20.38. The company has a market cap of $269.4 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.27.

The York Water Company (NASDAQ:YORW) last released its earnings data on Wednesday, May 7th. The company reported $0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.18 by $0.02. The company had revenue of $10.57 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $10.70 million. Analysts expect that The York Water Company will post $0.87 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The York Water Company is engaged in the business of impounding, purifying to meet or exceed safe drinking water standards and distribute water.

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