California Water Service Group Holding (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1625 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 23,
2014. Shareholders who purchased CWT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
1.56% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $21.68, the dividend yield is 3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CWT was $21.68,
representing a -11.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.60 and
a 16.06% increase over the 52 week low of $18.68.
CWT 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 -
). CWT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.9. Zacks Investment Research reports CWT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.39%, compared to an
industry average of 6.5%.
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FIW with an increase of
2.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CWT at 4.05%.