Global Water Resources, Inc. ( GWRS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.024 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased GWRS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th year that GWRS the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.99, the dividend yield is 3.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GWRS was $8.99, representing a -10.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $10 and a 8.05% increase over the 52 week low of $8.32.
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 $.22. Zacks Investment Research reports GWRS's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 16.67%, compared to an industry average of 9%.
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