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Aqua America is a U.S. publicly-traded water and wastewater utility, serving approximately 3 million people in Pennsylvania, Ohio, North Carolina, Illinois, Texas, New Jersey, Indiana, Florida and Virginia. Its aggressive growth-through-acquisition strategy has resulted in nearly 200 acquisitions and growth ventures in the last ten years. These growth ventures have allowed Aqua America to achieve its growth goals and has had a favorable impact on its financial performance.

TypePublic
Founded1986
HQPhiladelphia, PA, US
Websiteaquaamerica.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)1,570(+3%)
Job Openings87
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.5 B(+65%)
Share Price (Feb 2020)$51.7(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Aqua America Office Locations

Aqua America has an office in Philadelphia
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Aqua America Financials and Metrics

Aqua America Revenue

Aqua America's revenue was reported to be $1.46 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

583.6m

Net income (Q1, 2021)

183.7m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

232.4m

Market capitalization (31-Jan-2020)

11.2b

Closing stock price (31-Jan-2020)

51.9

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

18.0m

EV

16.9b
Aqua America's current market capitalization is $11.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

124.0m143.1m196.6m221.3m233.2m201.8m234.2m239.7m192.0m224.5m284.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

121.1m111.9m117.0m124.8m126.5m128.7m133.0m136.7m146.7m156.5m257.1m

Accounts Payable

(17.3m)795.0k13.6m(12.9m)470.0k(3.5m)4.8m(763.0k)567.0k5.1m(1.8m)

Cash From Operating Activities

263.8m366.8m368.4m367.8m363.8m370.8m395.8m381.3m368.5m338.5m508.0m
USDQ2, 2010

Debt/Equity

1.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.4 x
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Aqua America Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Aqua America Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Aqua America Online and Social Media Presence

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Aqua America Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    C

    67/100

  • Compensation

    F

    45/100

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Aqua America News and Updates

Aqua America enters gas utility space with $4.3 bln Peoples buy

Aqua America Inc has agreed to acquire privately-owned natural gas utility Peoples in an all-cash deal worth $4.3 billion inclusive of debt, it said on Tuesday, as the water utility seeks to diversify its service offering.

Aqua America Blogs

Bringing e-Billing Ease to Aqua

As the decade comes to a close, we can’t help but look back and reflect on all of the growth of the company and the new services and projects we’ve introduced to our customers over the past 10 years. Speaking of new services, did you know that we have multiple new e-Billing features that make i…

Inside the Lake Vermillion Dam Restoration

Sure, the weather is getting colder, and it’s the time of year when we all spend a little more time indoors. But did you know that our Aqua Illinois team has entered the initial stages of a dam restoration project in Danville, Illinois to improve the reliability and quality of the water in Lake …

We Want to Hear from You! Take our Aqua Website User Survey for a Chance to Win a Prize!

Aqua America is in the process of assessing our company website, aquaamerica.com, with the goal of updating the site for an improved digital experience.   We’d love to hear from you!   We are reaching out to invite community members and customers to participate in the process of improving the Aqua …

How much water is in your favorite Thanksgiving foods?

Water is all around us—even on Thanksgiving! Before the big meal, take a second to learn about how much water is in all of your favorite dishes.

Removing Iron and Revamping Water Systems in New Jersey

      If you live in or near Berkeley and Bayville, New Jersey, this one’s for you: Aqua New Jersey recently completed capital improvement projects on three all-new water treatment facilities to add iron removal processes that ensure safe and reliable water for the community.   To learn more about …

Breaking Down the 2019 Backhoe Challenge

  Our team at Aqua has provided safe, reliable water service for our customers across the country for more than 130 years, and it wouldn’t be possible without each and every one of our employees. That’s why every year we celebrate everyone from our engineers to our customer service representatives …
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Aqua America Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Aqua America founded?

    Aqua America was founded in 1986.

  • How many employees does Aqua America have?

    Aqua America has 1,570 employees.

  • What is Aqua America revenue?

    Latest Aqua America annual revenue is $1.5 b.

  • What is Aqua America revenue per employee?

    Latest Aqua America revenue per employee is $931.7 k.

  • Who are Aqua America competitors?

    Competitors of Aqua America include PVK, Nelen & Schuurmans and Fli Water.

  • Where are Aqua America offices?

    Aqua America has an office in Philadelphia.

  • How many offices does Aqua America have?

    Aqua America has 1 office.