Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.075 per share scheduled for January 31,
2013. Shareholders who purchased CWCO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 14th quarter that CWCO has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $7.4, the dividend yield is 4.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CWCO was $7.4,
representing a -19.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.19 and
a 10.45% increase over the 52 week low of $6.70.
CWCO is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao
Paulo - Sabesp (
) and American Water Works (
). CWCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.44. Zacks Investment Research reports CWCO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 30.95%, compared to an
industry average of 22.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CWCO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CWCO as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Global Water Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PIO with an increase of
7.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CWCO at 0.79%.