American States Water Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2025 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 02,
2014. Shareholders who purchased AWR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that AWR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $29.52, the dividend yield is 2.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AWR was $29.52,
representing a -10.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.09 and
a 17.75% increase over the 52 week low of $25.07.
AWR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as American Water Works (
) and Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo -
). AWR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.54. Zacks Investment Research reports AWR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -6.73%, compared to an
industry average of 9.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to AWR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AWR as a top-10 holding:
- RevenueShares Navallier Overall A-100 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWV with an increase of
9.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AWR at 0.36%.