SJW Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:SJW)

About SJW Corporation

SJW Corporation logoSJW Group, formerly SJW Corp., is a holding company. The Company's subsidiaries include San Jose Water Company, SJWTX, Inc., SJW Land Company and Texas Water Alliance Limited (TWA). SJWTX, Inc. is doing business as Canyon Lake Water Service Company (CLWSC). It operates through the segments, which include Water Utility Services, Real Estate Services and All Other. Its Water Utility Services segment provides water utility and utility-related services to its customers through its subsidiaries, such as San Jose Water Company, CLWSC and TWA. The Real Estate Services segment includes property management and investment activity conducted by SJW Land Company. The Company's All Other segment includes its other business activities. San Jose Water Company distributes water to customers in accordance with accepted water utility methods. SJW Land Company owns undeveloped land, and owns and operates a portfolio of commercial buildings in the states of California, Texas, Arizona and Tennessee.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Water Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Water Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SJW
  • CUSIP: 78430510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $48.65
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $50.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $48.00
  • 52-Week Range: $31.38 - $56.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.09
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 23.50
  • P/E Growth: 1.55
  • Market Cap: $995.18M
  • Outstanding Shares: 20,456,000
  • Beta: 0.25
  • Net Margins: 15.89%
  • Return on Equity: 13.23%
  • Return on Assets: 3.76%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.88%
  • Current Ratio: 0.88%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.88%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $37.00 (23.95% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/22/2016Janney Montgomery ScottBoost Price TargetNeutral$31.00 -> $35.00View Rating Details
2/22/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$35.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/20/2015 forward)


Earnings History for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/27/2016Q215$0.41$0.82$75.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q1$0.21$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q4$0.29$0.79ViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q3$0.57$0.46ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q115$0.42$0.36$80.90 million$72.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015$0.23$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.38$0.34$77.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014$0.18$0.04ViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q4$0.27$0.23ViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.28$0.37$66.74 million$74.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.12$0.31$53.96 million$62.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.27 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.07 EPS


Current Dividend Information for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW)
Annual Dividend:$0.87
Dividend Yield:1.79%
Dividend Growth:3.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.34% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
38.33% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
42.03% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:49 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 44.65%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/1/2017James Patrick LynchCFOSell170$50.26$8,544.20View SEC Filing  
1/3/2017James Patrick LynchCFOSell170$56.42$9,591.40View SEC Filing  
12/1/2016James Patrick LynchCFOSell170$53.63$9,117.10View SEC Filing  
11/1/2016James Patrick LynchCFOSell170$50.44$8,574.80View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016James Patrick LynchCFOSell170$43.52$7,398.40View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016James Patrick LynchCFOSell240$42.65$10,236.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2016Palle JensenVPSell5,000$42.08$210,400.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016Palle JensenVPSell3,000$41.15$123,450.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2015Palle JensenVPBuy3,000$29.77$89,310.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Valer Robert A. VanDirectorBuy10,000$27.94$279,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Valer Robert A VanDirectorBuy16,000$29.83$477,280.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2015Valer Robert A VanDirectorBuy4,619$30.51$140,925.69View SEC Filing  
12/19/2014George E MossDirectorBuy15,450$32.11$496,099.50View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014W Richard RothCEOSell4,282$31.80$136,167.60View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014W Richard RothCEOSell29,170$31.77$926,730.90View SEC Filing  
9/24/2014Mark L CaliDirectorSell2,200$27.01$59,422.00View SEC Filing  
9/19/2014Katharine ArmstrongDirectorBuy1,434$27.50$39,435.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Katharine ArmstrongDirectorBuy1,116$27.50$30,690.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013W Richard RothCEOSell2,303$28.00$64,484.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2013W Richard RothCEOSell3,994$28.00$111,832.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2013W Richard RothCEOSell6,500$28.27$183,755.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2012George E MossDirectorBuy10,000$23.57$235,700.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Valer Robert A VanDirectorBuy5,000$22.91$114,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/1/2012Ronald Bruce MoskovitzDirectorBuy1,000$24.09$24,090.00View SEC Filing  
8/9/2012Ronald Bruce MoskovitzDirectorBuy1,000$23.48$23,480.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for SJW Corporation (NYSE:SJW)
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News IconCould SJW Group (SJW) Recover After Forming a Double Top Chart Pattern? (NYSE:SJW) - January 30 at 9:34 PM logoSJW Group Announces Dividend Increase and Sets Date for 2016 Full-Year and Fourth Quarter Results Announcement (NYSE:SJW) - January 27 at 3:24 AM logo6:01 pm SJW increases quarterly dividend to $0.2175 per share from $0.2025 per share (NYSE:SJW) - January 27 at 3:24 AM logoSJW GROUP Files SEC form 8-K, Amendments to Articles of Inc. or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year, Financial Statements a (NYSE:SJW) - January 27 at 3:24 AM
News IconFord Posted Q4 Loss of $800 Million, $2.8 Billion Year-Over-Year Slide in Net Income (NYSE:SJW) - January 26 at 8:52 AM logoSJW Stock Crowded With Sellers (NYSE:SJW) - January 13 at 1:01 PM logoSJW Group – Value Analysis (NYSE:SJW) : January 10, 2017 (NYSE:SJW) - January 10 at 11:02 PM logoSJW Group breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SJW-US : January 9, 2017 (NYSE:SJW) - January 9 at 8:41 AM logoSJW Group : SJW-US: Dividend Analysis : November 07th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 6, 2017 (NYSE:SJW) - January 7 at 4:39 AM logoSABESP's Long-Term Potential Solid, Runs Near-Term Risks (NYSE:SJW) - December 19 at 7:55 AM logoDividend Champions: 10 Increases Expected By February 28 (NYSE:SJW) - December 17 at 12:47 AM logoSJW GROUP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation o (NYSE:SJW) - December 16 at 3:49 AM logo2:41 pm SJW subsidiary San Jose Water Co enters into a $70 mln 4.75% fixed rate California Pollution Control Financing Authority rev bonds purchase contract with underwriters (NYSE:SJW) - December 16 at 3:49 AM
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News IconOPERATOR S MANUAL Tiller/Cultivator (NYSE:SJW) - December 8 at 8:40 PM logo5 Stocks With Superb Earnings Growth — SJW BELFB BDC NANO COO (NYSE:SJW) - December 6 at 9:24 AM logoSJW GROUP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NYSE:SJW) - December 6 at 8:37 AM logoReviewing This Water Utility After A Great Run (NYSE:SJW) - December 1 at 1:09 AM logo5 Stocks With Strong Earnings Growth — SJW BELFB BDC NANO COO (NYSE:SJW) - November 29 at 8:46 AM logoYork Water Company Announces 3% Increase in Dividend (revised) (NYSE:SJW) - November 28 at 4:52 PM logoThe York Water Company Announces 3% Increase in Dividend (NYSE:SJW) - November 23 at 10:43 AM logoIncreased Earnings Estimates Seen for SJW Corp. (SJW): Can It Move Higher? (NYSE:SJW) - November 23 at 10:43 AM logo5 Stocks With Great Earnings Growth — SJW BELFB BDC NANO COO (NYSE:SJW) - November 22 at 9:10 AM logoSJW GROUP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Material Modification to Rights of Security (NYSE:SJW) - November 15 at 8:02 PM logo5 Stocks With Superb Earnings Growth — SJW NANO COO CVCY SEE (NYSE:SJW) - November 15 at 8:17 AM featured highlights: NVIDIA, TTM Technologies, SJW, Cirrus Logic and John Bean Technologies (NYSE:SJW) - November 8 at 11:18 AM logo5 Stocks With Prime Earnings Growth — SJW COO CVCY SEE CCMP (NYSE:SJW) - November 8 at 8:31 AM logoETF’s with exposure to SJW Corp. : November 2, 2016 (NYSE:SJW) - November 2 at 7:50 PM logoEnergy Sector Down After the Energy Information Administration reported Oil Inventory Build-up (NYSE:SJW) - November 2 at 7:50 PM logoEx-Dividend Reminder: SJW, FirstEnergy and California Water Service Group (NYSE:SJW) - November 1 at 12:02 PM logoSJW Corp.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? (NYSE:SJW) - October 28 at 7:06 PM logoThursday Sector Leaders: Water Utilities, Trucking Stocks (NYSE:SJW) - October 27 at 7:30 PM logoSJW's (SJW) CEO Richard Roth on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:SJW) - October 27 at 7:30 PM
News IconHeat Street Stealth Replaces Pro-Anime Article with Louise Mensch SJW Propaganda (NYSE:SJW) - October 26 at 7:22 PM
News IconSJW Corp. Announces 2016 Third Quarter Financial Results (NYSE:SJW) - October 26 at 7:22 PM logoSJW posts 3Q profit (NYSE:SJW) - October 26 at 7:22 PM logoBRIEF-SJW Q3 revenue $112.3 million versus $83 million (NYSE:SJW) - October 26 at 6:49 PM logoQ3 2016 SJW Corp Earnings Release - After Market Close (NYSE:SJW) - October 26 at 10:53 AM logoSJW Corp. : SJW-US: Dividend Analysis : August 08th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 17, 2016 (NYSE:SJW) - October 17 at 7:09 PM logoSJW CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:SJW) - October 14 at 7:06 PM logoBRIEF-SJW expects to record a gain on property condemnation of about $5.8 mln in Q4 (NYSE:SJW) - October 14 at 3:39 PM
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What is SJW Corporation's stock symbol?

SJW Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SJW."

How often does SJW Corporation pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SJW Corporation?

SJW Corporation declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Monday, February 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.2175 per share on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $0.87 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 2nd. This is a boost from SJW Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.20.

Where is SJW Corporation's stock going? Where will SJW Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

2 analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for SJW Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $35.00 to $39.00. On average, they expect SJW Corporation's share price to reach $37.00 in the next twelve months.

When will SJW Corporation announce their earnings?

SJW Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 16th 2017.

Who owns SJW Corporation stock?

SJW Corporation's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.37%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.95%), Royce & Associates LP (1.89%), State Street Corp (1.62%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.53%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.87%). Company insiders that own SJW Corporation stock include James Patrick Lynch, Palle Jensen and Valer Robert A Van.

Who sold SJW Corporation stock? Who is selling SJW Corporation stock?

SJW Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Gabelli Funds LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Teton Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold SJW Corporation stock in the last year include James Patrick Lynch and Palle Jensen.

Who bought SJW Corporation stock? Who is buying SJW Corporation stock?

SJW Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc., Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Renaissance Technologies LLC, State Street Corp, AQR Capital Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Summit Global Investments and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have bought SJW Corporation stock in the last two years include Palle Jensen and Valer Robert A Van.

How do I buy SJW Corporation stock?

Shares of SJW Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of SJW Corporation stock cost?

One share of SJW Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $48.65.

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Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by Staff