ATLANTA _ Mueller Water Products Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $12.3 million. The average estimate of nine analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 8 cents per share. Mueller Water Products shares have fallen slightly since the beginning of the year.
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As clean-tech investing can be volatile, investment strategists generally advise dipping into this space as part of a larger, diversified portfolio plan. Here’s a look at the largest funds, based on market capitalization.
According to a Monday report, water demand in 20 years will be more than 50 percent higher in the most rapidly developing countries. What areas of the water sector should investors consider? Michael Gaugler, senior vice president of research at Brean Murray, Carrett & Co., and Debra Coy, senior analyst at Janney Montgomery Scott, shared their views.
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Patti Domm wrote in her latest Market Insider post, "Water is the commodity that nobody can live without." While there has been much focus on soaring Energy, Metals and Agricultural commodities, could water be the next big thing? While results YTD are mixed, here is a set of water related securities that you may want to consider when looking at the short and longer term demands for H20.
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The lack of clean water is a topic that we have covered extensively on Fast Money. It's estimated that water infrastructure is a $400 billion business, but our own Eric Bolling explains why today, in particular, is so important.