SJW Group Company Profile (NYSE:SJW)

About SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)

SJW Group 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
  • Symbol: NYSE:SJW
  • CUSIP: 78430510
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $980.62 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 20,498,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $48.69
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $50.41
  • 52 Week Range: $33.60 - $56.93
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 18.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.89
  • P/E Growth: 1.58
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $347.64 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.82
  • Book Value: $20.56 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.33
  • Annual Dividend: $0.87
  • Dividend Yield: 1.8%
  • EBIDTA: $140.71 million
  • 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%
  • Average Volume: 60,814 shs.
  • Beta: 0.25
  • Short Ratio: 2.07

Frequently Asked Questions for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)

What is SJW Group's stock symbol?

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

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

SJW Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 27th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.2175 per share on Thursday, June 1st. This represents a $0.87 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 4th. View SJW Group's Dividend History.

How were SJW Group's earnings last quarter?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, April, 26th. The company reported $0.18 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.04. The firm had revenue of $69.05 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $64 million. SJW Group had a return on equity of 13.23% and a net margin of 15.89%. View SJW Group's Earnings History.

Who are some of SJW Group's key competitors?

Who owns SJW Group stock?

SJW Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.45%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.40%), Royce & Associates LP (1.88%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.84%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.79%) and State Street Corp (1.63%). Company insiders that own SJW Group stock include James Patrick Lynch, Palle Jensen and Valer Robert A Van. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SJW Group.

Who sold SJW Group stock? Who is selling SJW Group stock?

SJW Group's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc., Walthausen & Co. LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have sold SJW Group stock in the last year include James Patrick Lynch and Palle Jensen. View Insider Buying and Selling for SJW Group.

Who bought SJW Group stock? Who is buying SJW Group stock?

SJW Group's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Morgan Stanley, Prudential Financial Inc., James Investment Research Inc., Martingale Asset Management L P and American Century Companies Inc.. Company insiders that have bought SJW Group stock in the last two years include Palle Jensen and Valer Robert A Van. View Insider Buying and Selling for SJW Group.

How do I buy SJW Group stock?

Shares of SJW Group 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 Group stock cost?

One share of SJW Group stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.84.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/22/2016Janney Montgomery ScottBoost Price TargetNeutral$31.00 -> $35.00N/AView Rating Details
2/22/2016Robert W. BairdUpgradeNeutral -> Outperform$35.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
Earnings by Quarter for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
Earnings History by Quarter for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/26/2017Q1 2017$0.22$0.18$64.00 million$69.05 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2017Q4 2016$0.65$0.67$75.00 million$79.31 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q215$0.41$0.82$75.00 million$86.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q1$0.21$0.16$64.95 million$61.11 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q4$0.29$0.79$73.70 million$87.61 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2015Q3$0.57$0.46$92.37 million$82.96 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q115$0.42$0.36$80.90 million$72.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015$0.23$0.28$58.70 million$69.29 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.38$0.34$77.20 million$70.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2014$0.18$0.04$63.20 million$54.60 millionViewListenView 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 Group (NYSE:SJW)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.14 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.29 EPS


Current Dividend Information for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
Next Dividend:6/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.87
Dividend Yield:1.82%
Dividend Growth:3.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:32.34% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
40.65% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
37.99% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:49 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 22.50%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 44.65%
Insider Trades by Quarter for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
Insider Trades by Quarter for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
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)


Headline Trends for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
Latest Headlines for SJW Group (NYSE:SJW)
DateHeadline logoZacks: Analysts Set $50.00 Price Target for SJW Group (SJW) - May 16 at 10:31 AM logoSJW Group breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SJW-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 9:21 AM logoSJW Group : SJW-US: Dividend Analysis : May 08th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 8:10 PM logoETFs with exposure to SJW Group : May 4, 2017 - May 4 at 8:10 PM logoSJW Group (SJW) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research - May 3 at 11:28 AM logoSJW Group breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SJW-US : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 10:52 AM logoSJW Group :SJW-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 3, 2017 - May 3 at 10:52 AM logoSJW Group (SJW) Receives Daily Media Impact Score of 0.46 - May 3 at 12:10 AM logoZacks: SJW Group (SJW) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 1 at 8:04 PM logo Brokerages Expect SJW Group (SJW) Will Post Earnings of $0.64 Per Share - May 1 at 1:22 PM logoFavorable News Coverage Likely to Impact SJW Group (SJW) Share Price - April 29 at 10:23 PM logoSJW Group (SJW) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS - April 29 at 1:21 AM logoSJW Group (SJW) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS - April 29 at 12:34 AM logoSJW Group (SJW) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.04 EPS - April 29 at 12:10 AM logoSJW Group (SJW) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.04 EPS - April 28 at 11:14 PM logoEdited Transcript of SJW.N earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 5:00pm GMT - April 28 at 9:04 PM logoSJW Group (SJW) Declares $0.22 Quarterly Dividend - April 27 at 8:42 PM logoSJW's (SJW) CEO Richard Roth on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - April 27 at 8:20 PM logoBRIEF-SJW Group reports Q1 earnings per share $0.18 - April 26 at 8:34 PM logoSJW posts 1Q profit - April 26 at 7:30 PM logoSJW Group (SJW) Earning Very Positive News Coverage, Report Shows - April 26 at 11:38 AM logoUtilities to Post Earnings on Apr 26: DTE, ETR, NWE, SJW - April 25 at 9:50 AM logoSJW Group (SJW) Earning Very Favorable Press Coverage, Study Shows - April 22 at 7:47 AM logoSJW Group (SJW) Getting Very Positive Media Coverage, Report Shows - April 18 at 10:24 AM logo SJW Group (SJW) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 14 at 2:58 PM logoSJW Group (SJW) Receives Media Impact Rating of 0.56 - April 14 at 10:46 AM logoSJW Group – Value Analysis (NYSE:SJW) : April 13, 2017 - April 13 at 7:40 PM logoSJW Group Sets Date for Release of First Quarter 2017 Financial Results - April 13 at 7:40 PM logoSJW Group breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SJW-US : April 12, 2017 - April 12 at 1:06 PM logo SJW Group (SJW) Receives Average Rating of "" from Analysts - March 30 at 12:01 PM logo4 Utility Value Stocks to Consider if Rate Slump Continues (ETR, SJW, TEF, POLA) - March 23 at 11:21 AM logoBuy Water Stocks Now - March 18 at 8:04 AM logoSJW GROUP Financials - March 7 at 7:41 PM logoSJW GROUP Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 1 at 9:55 AM logoSJW Corp. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides - February 23 at 7:59 PM logoSJW GROUP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits - February 23 at 7:59 PM logoSJW Group Announces 2016 Annual and Fourth Quarter Financial Results - February 22 at 8:03 PM logoSJW beats by $0.02, beats on revenue - February 22 at 6:16 PM logoSJW Group Announces Dividend Increase and Sets Date for 2016 Full-Year and Fourth Quarter Results Announcement - January 27 at 3:24 AM logo6:01 pm SJW increases quarterly dividend to $0.2175 per share from $0.2025 per share - 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 - January 27 at 3:24 AM logoSJW Stock Crowded With Sellers - January 13 at 1:01 PM logoSABESP's Long-Term Potential Solid, Runs Near-Term Risks - December 19 at 7:55 AM logoDividend Champions: 10 Increases Expected By February 28 - 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 - 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 - December 16 at 3:49 AM logo5 Stocks With Superb Earnings Growth — SJW BELFB BDC NANO COO - December 6 at 9:24 AM logoSJW GROUP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers - December 6 at 8:37 AM logoReviewing This Water Utility After A Great Run - December 1 at 1:09 AM logo5 Stocks With Strong Earnings Growth — SJW BELFB BDC NANO COO - November 29 at 8:46 AM



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