California Water Service Group Holding (CWT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 04, 2018

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California Water Service Group Holding ( CWT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 04, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.188 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 18, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CWT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.44% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $39.9, the dividend yield is 1.88%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CWT was $39.9, representing a -13.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.15 and a 21.83% increase over the 52 week low of $32.75.

CWT 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 ). CWT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.33. Zacks Investment Research reports CWT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -2.38%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II ( XSHD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XSHD with an decrease of -4.76% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CWT at 0.7%.

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: CWT , AWK , SBS , XSHD

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