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Connecticut Water Service is Among the Companies in the Water Utilities Industry With the Lowest Future Earnings Growth (CTWS, WTR, CWT, AWR, AWK)

By Shiri Gupta

Below are the three companies in the Water Utilities industry with the lowest future earnings growth. The growth of earnings per share (next fiscal year estimated vs. current fiscal year estimated) is important to gauge future profitability and relative value. Higher EPS growth generally justifies higher earnings multiples.

Connecticut Water Service ranks lowest with a future earnings growth of 2.5%. Aqua America is next with a future earnings growth of 5.3%. California Water Service ranks third lowest with a future earnings growth of 6.2%.

American States Water follows with a future earnings growth of 6.5%, and American Water Works rounds out the bottom five with a future earnings growth of 7.2%.

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Ticker(s): CTWS WTR CWT AWR AWK