California Water Service Group Holding (CWT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 07, 2014


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California Water Service Group Holding ( CWT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.1625 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 22, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CWT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CWT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.03, the dividend yield is 2.82%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CWT was $23.03, representing a -7.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.78 and a 22.04% increase over the 52 week low of $18.87.

CWT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo - Sabesp ( SBS ). CWT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.98. Zacks Investment Research reports CWT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 2.35%, compared to an industry average of 13.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CWT Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to CWT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CWT as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust ISE Water Index Fund ( FIW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FIW with an decrease of -6.22% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CWT at 4.02%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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