South Jersey Industries, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.4425 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SJI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
9.94% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of SJI was $55.56,
representing a -0.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.87 and
a 21.28% increase over the 52 week low of $45.81.
SJI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (
) and Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (
). SJI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.99. Zacks Investment Research reports SJI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.55%, compared to an
industry average of 4.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SJI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SJI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCU with an decrease of
-3.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SJI at 6.79%.