The York Water Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1383 per share is scheduled to be paid on
April 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 same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of YORW was $18.82,
representing a -1.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.07 and
a 12.36% increase over the 52 week low of $16.75.
YORW is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as American Water Works (
) and Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo -
). 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 21.3%.
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