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Consolidated Water is Among the Companies in the Water Utilities Industry With the Lowest PEG Ratio (CWCO, AWK, CTWS, WTR, CWT)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Water Utilities industry with the lowest price to earnings to growth (PEG) ratios. PEG is valuable in assessing the tradeoff between the price of a stock and expected growth. Generally, the lower the PEG, the better.

Consolidated Water ranks lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.03. American Water Works is next with a a PEG ratio of 0.03. Connecticut Water Service ranks third lowest with a a PEG ratio of 0.04.

Aqua America follows with a a PEG ratio of 0.05, and California Water Service rounds out the bottom five with a a PEG ratio of 0.05.

SmarTrend recommended that its subscribers protect gains by selling shares of Consolidated Water on June 15th, 2016 by issuing a Downtrend alert when the shares were trading at $12.62. Since that call, shares of Consolidated Water have fallen 16.0%. We are now looking for when a new Uptrend will commence and will alert SmarTrend subscribers in real time.

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