Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. ( SWX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.52 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SWX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SWX has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SWX was $77.59, representing a -9.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.97 and a 24.07% 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 $4.32. Zacks Investment Research reports SWX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.8%, compared to an industry average of 6.1%.