Markets

South Jersey Industries, Inc. (SJI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2013

South Jersey Industries, Inc. ( SJI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4425 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SJI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.94% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of SJI was $55.56, representing a -0.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.87 and a 21.28% increase over the 52 week low of $45.81.

SJI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. ( UGP ) and Cheniere Energy Partners, LP ( CQP ). SJI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.99. Zacks Investment Research reports SJI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.55%, compared to an industry average of 4.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SJI Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to SJI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have SJI as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCU with an decrease of -3.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SJI at 6.79%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

In This Story

CQP PSCU SJI UGP

Other Topics

Stocks