Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. ( SWX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.52 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 03, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SWX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SWX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $84.77, the dividend yield is 2.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SWX was $84.77, representing a -2.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.87 and a 35.56% 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 5.52%, compared to an industry average of 14.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SWX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SWX as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Russell 2000 Value ETF ( IWN ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IWN with an decrease of -8.93% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SWX at 0.39%.