With Consistent Growth At the Forefront, What Does the Future Hold for Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX)

Analysts are projecting Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX) to grow at an accelerated rate over the next five years.  Sell-side analysts are looking for the company to grow 4.39% over the next year and 2.70% over the next five years.

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Middlesex Water Company’s trailing 12- months EPS is 1.96.  Last year, their EPS growth was 45.80% and their EPS growth over the past five years was 13.90%.  

Let’s start off by taking a look at how the stock has been performing recently.  Over the past twelve months, Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX)’s stock was 8.27%.  Last week, it was -3.28%, 5.59% over the last quarter, and  23.10% for the past half-year. 

Over the past 50 days, Middlesex Water Company stock was -4.50% off of the high and 12.16% removed from the low.  Their 52-Week High and Low are noted here.  -4.50% (High), 66.26%, (Low). 

Middlesex Water Company (NASDAQ:MSEX)’s performance this year to date is 8.27%.  The stock has performed -3.28% over the last seven days, 4.51% over the last thirty, and 5.59% over the last three months.  Over the last six months, Middlesex Water Company’s stock has been 23.10% and 58.72% for the year.

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Wall Street analysts are have a consensus analyst recommendation of 3.00 on the stock.  This is based on a 1-5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.  Brokerages covering the name have a $58.00 on the stock.

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