California Water Service Group Holding (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 08, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 23, 2013. 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 $21.81, the dividend yield is 2.93%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CWT was $21.81,
representing a -2.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.34 and
a 29.51% increase over the 52 week low of $16.84.
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 $1.08. Zacks Investment Research reports CWT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -25.36%, compared to an
industry average of 1.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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
2.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CWT at 4.02%.