California Water Service Group Holding (CWT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 06, 2014


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California Water Service Group Holding ( CWT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.1625 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 21, 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 prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of CWT was $22.59, representing a -4.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.72 and a 21.84% increase over the 52 week low of $18.54.

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 2013 as -20.87%, compared to an industry average of -15.8%.

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 increase of 4.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CWT at 3.89%.

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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