Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (SWX) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.57 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 01, 2020. Shareholders who purchased SWX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.59% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $74.15, the dividend yield is 3.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SWX was $74.15, representing a -20.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $92.94 and a 62.32% increase over the 52 week low of $45.68.
SWX is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Total SE (TOT) and PetroChina Company Limited (PTR). SWX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.76. Zacks Investment Research reports SWX's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -1.52%, compared to an industry average of .1%.
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