American Water Works (AWK)
Founded in 1886, American Water Works (AWK) is a holding company for market-based and regulated subsidiaries, mainly operating in the United States and Canada. Through its numerous divisions, the company specialises in the operation and maintenance (O&M) of water and wastewater facilities. It serves various businesses and residential communities, including military, food & beverage and gas exploration companies. Headquartered in Voorhees, New Jersey, American Water employs over 6,800 people and provides services to more than 15 million customers. Included to the DJUA and the S&P 500 indices, American Water Works share price (AWK) is set and traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).