The York Water Company (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.1383 per share scheduled for January 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased YORW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 3.52% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $17.64, the dividend yield is 3.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of YORW was $17.64,
representing a -4.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.49 and a
5.31% increase over the 52 week low of $16.75.
YORW 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 (
). YORW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.69. Zacks Investment Research reports YORW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as .85%, compared to an industry
average of 22.1%.
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