South Jersey Industries, Inc. (SJI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 06, 2013


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South Jersey Industries, Inc. ( SJI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4725 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SJI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.78% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $55.28, the dividend yield is 3.42%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SJI was $55.28, representing a -11.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.28 and a 12.75% increase over the 52 week low of $49.03.

SJI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. ( UGP ) and Cheniere Energy, Inc. ( LNG ). SJI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.14. Zacks Investment Research reports SJI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.61%, compared to an industry average of 6.2%.

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

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