South Jersey Industries, Inc. (SJI) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.287 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 02, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SJI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SJI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $33.12, the dividend yield is 3.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SJI was $33.12, representing a -9.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.72 and a 27.09% increase over the 52 week low of $26.06.
SJI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (CQP) and Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG). SJI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.67. Zacks Investment Research reports SJI's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -20.29%, compared to an industry average of 2.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SJI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SJI as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P SmallCap Utilities & Communication Services ETF (PSCU)
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value (SLYV)
- iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Value ETF (IJS)
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (VIOV)
- WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund (DES).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCU with an decrease of -0.86% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SJI at 9.76%.