Aqua America, Inc. (WTR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 15, 2018

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Aqua America, Inc. ( WTR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 15, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.219 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WTR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.83% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $33.04, the dividend yield is 2.65%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WTR was $33.04, representing a -16.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.55 and a 2.86% increase over the 52 week low of $32.12.

WTR 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 ). WTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.4. Zacks Investment Research reports WTR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 3.21%, compared to an industry average of 13.2%.

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

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 , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: WTR , AWK , SBS

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