SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 11, 2014
American Water Works Company, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Commission File Number: 001-34028
|(State or other jurisdiction
1025 Laurel Oak Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Item 8.01. Other Events.
Each of American Water Works Company, Inc.s and American Water Capital Corp.s Computation of the Ratio of Earnings to Fixed Charges and Preferred Stock Dividends for the fiscal years ended December 31, 2009, December 31, 2010, December 31, 2011, December 31, 2012 and December 31, 2013 and the six months ended June 30, 2014 is attached as Exhibit 12.1 hereto and is incorporated by reference into this Current Report on Form 8-K.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|12.1||Computation of Ratio of Earnings to Fixed Charges and Preferred Stock Dividends|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|AMERICAN WATER WORKS COMPANY, INC.|
Dated: August 11, 2014
|Linda G. Sullivan|
|Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|