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WTR (WTR) has 3 splits in our WTR split history database. The first split for WTR took place on December 02, 2005. This was a 4 for 3 split, meaning for each 3 shares of WTR owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 4 shares. For example, a 1000 share position pre-split, became a 1333.33333333333 share position following the split. WTR's second split took place on September 03, 2013. This was a 5 for 4 split, meaning for each 4 shares of WTR owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 5 shares. For example, a 1333.33333333333 share position pre-split, became a 1666.66666666667 share position following the split. WTR's third split took place on July 01, 1981. This was a 1243 for 100 split, meaning for each 100 shares of WTR owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 1243 shares. For example, a 1666.66666666667 share position pre-split, became a 20716.6666666667 share position following the split.
When a company such as WTR splits its shares, the market capitalization before and after the split takes place remains stable, meaning the shareholder now owns more shares but each are valued at a lower price per share. Often, however, a lower priced stock on a per-share basis can attract a wider range of buyers. If that increased demand causes the share price to appreciate, then the total market capitalization rises post-split. This does not always happen, however, often depending on the underlying fundamentals of the business.
Looking at the WTR split history from start to finish, an original position size of 1000 shares would have turned into 20716.6666666667 today. Below, we examine the compound annual growth rate — CAGR for short — of an investment into WTR shares, starting with a $10,000 purchase of WTR, presented on a split-history-adjusted basis factoring in the complete WTR split history.
Growth of $10,000.00
With Dividends Reinvested
|Average Annual Total Return:||15.80%|
Growth of $10,000.00
Without Dividends Reinvested
|Average Annual Total Return:||14.54%|
|Aqua America is the holding company for regulated utilities providing water or wastewater services in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, Indiana, and Virginia. Co.'s operating subsidiary, Aqua Pennsylvania, Inc., provides water or wastewater services and its service territory is located in the suburban areas in counties north and west of the City of Philadelphia as well as in other counties in Pennsylvania. Co.'s other regulated utility subsidiaries provide similar services in other states. In addition, Co.'s market-based activities are conducted through Aqua Infrastructure, LLC and Aqua Resources Inc. According to our WTR split history records, WTR has had 3 splits.|
|WTR Split History Table|
|12/02/2005||4 for 3|
|09/03/2013||5 for 4|
|07/01/1981||1243 for 100|
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