Middlesex Water Company ( MSEX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 11, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.19875 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased MSEX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MSEX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $38.32, the dividend yield is 2.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MSEX was $38.32, representing a -0.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.42 and a 80.41% increase over the 52 week low of $21.24.
MSEX is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Aqua America, Inc. ( WTR ). MSEX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.29.
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