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Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (SWX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 14, 2018

Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. ( SWX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.52 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SWX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.05% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $78.92, the dividend yield is 2.64%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SWX was $78.92, representing a -9.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.87 and a 26.2% increase over the 52 week low of $62.54.

SWX is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Total S.A. ( TOT ) and PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ). SWX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.28. Zacks Investment Research reports SWX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -1.84%, compared to an industry average of 8.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SWX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

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

  • Invesco S&P MidCap Low Volatility ETF ( XMLV )
  • Fidelity MSCI Utilities Index ETF ( FUTY )
  • Vanguard Utilities ETF ( VPU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FUTY with an increase of 7.64% over the last 100 days. XMLV has the highest percent weighting of SWX at 1.16%.

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.

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