The York Water Company ( YORW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.173 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased YORW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of YORW was $35.61, representing a -2.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.43 and a 29.73% increase over the 52 week low of $27.45.
YORW is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo - Sabesp ( SBS ). YORW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports YORW's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as .99%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.