SJW Group ( SJW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 03, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SJW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SJW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $63.69, the dividend yield is 1.76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SJW was $63.69, representing a -8.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $69.29 and a 24.25% increase over the 52 week low of $51.26.
SJW is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Aqua America, Inc. ( WTR ). SJW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.46. Zacks Investment Research reports SJW's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.31%, compared to an industry average of 13.9%.