Global Water Resources, Inc. ( GWRS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 15, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.024 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30, 2019. Shareholders who purchased GWRS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that GWRS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.62, the dividend yield is 2.98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GWRS was $9.62, representing a -17.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.61 and a 11.45% increase over the 52 week low of $8.63.
GWRS 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 ). GWRS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.16. Zacks Investment Research reports GWRS's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -13.33%, compared to an industry average of 2.6%.