Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. ( CWCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CWCO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 15th quarter that CWCO has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CWCO was $9.6, representing a -0.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.69 and a 43.28% increase over the 52 week low of $6.70.
CWCO is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo - Sabesp ( SBS ) and American Water Works ( AWK ). CWCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.63. Zacks Investment Research reports CWCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -48.44%, compared to an industry average of 1.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CWCO Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to CWCO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CWCO as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Global Water Portfolio ( PIO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PIO with an increase of 7.9% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CWCO at 0.79%.