American States Water Company (AWR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 15, 2019

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American States Water Company ( AWR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03, 2019. Shareholders who purchased AWR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that AWR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $72.86, the dividend yield is 1.51%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AWR was $72.86, representing a -0.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $73.13 and a 35.13% increase over the 52 week low of $53.92.

AWR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo - Sabesp ( SBS ). AWR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports AWR's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 15.41%, compared to an industry average of 2%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to AWR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AWR as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco S&P SmallCap Utilities & Communication Services ETF ( PSCU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCU with an increase of 1.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AWR at 8.77%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines
Referenced Symbols: AWR , AWK , SBS , PSCU

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