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Relatively High Return on Equity Detected in Shares of Amer States Wate in the Water Utilities Industry (AWR, SJW, WTR, YORW, MSEX)

By Nick Russo

Below are the three companies in the Water Utilities industry with the highest return on equity. The ROE is a general indication of the company's efficiency; investors usually look for companies with ROEs that are high and are growing.

Amer States Wate ranks highest with a ROE of 1,304.8%. Sjw Group is next with a ROE of 1,292.4%. Aqua America Inc ranks third highest with a ROE of 1,258.0%.

York Water Co follows with a ROE of 1,106.6%, and Middlesex Water rounds out the top five with a ROE of 1,012.8%.

SmarTrend recommended that subscribers consider buying shares of Middlesex Water on April 6th, 2018 as our technology indicated a new Uptrend was in progress when shares hit $38.05. Since that recommendation, shares of Middlesex Water have risen 22.3%. We continue to monitor Middlesex Water for any potential shift so investors can protect gains and will alert SmarTrend subscribers immediately.

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