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SJW Group Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:SJW)

+0.28 (+0.42 %)
(As of 11/18/2019 04:27 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $67.58
50-Day Range
MA: $70.59
52-Week Range
Now: $67.58
Volume125,280 shs
Average Volume157,095 shs
Market Capitalization$1.92 billion
P/E Ratio26.92
Dividend Yield1.78%
SJW Group, through its subsidiaries, provides water utility services in the United States. It engages in the production, purchase, storage, purification, distribution, wholesale, and retail sale of water. The company also provides non-tariffed services, including water system operations, maintenance agreements, and antenna site leases. Its water supply consists of groundwater from wells, surface water from watershed run-off and diversion, reclaimed water, and imported water purchased from the Santa Clara Valley Water District. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$397.70 million
Cash Flow$4.05 per share
Book Value$31.51 per share


Net Income$38.77 million


Market Cap$1.92 billion
Next Earnings Date2/19/2020 (Estimated)

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SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Wednesday, October 30th. Investors of record on Monday, November 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Monday, December 2nd. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 7th. This is a boost from SJW Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.19. View SJW Group's Dividend History.

How were SJW Group's earnings last quarter?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) released its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The utilities provider reported $0.76 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.20. The utilities provider had revenue of $124.85 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $127 million. SJW Group had a return on equity of 5.27% and a net margin of 9.59%. View SJW Group's Earnings History.

When is SJW Group's next earnings date?

SJW Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 19th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for SJW Group.

What price target have analysts set for SJW?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for SJW Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $64.00 to $80.00. On average, they anticipate SJW Group's stock price to reach $73.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 8.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SJW Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SJW Group?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SJW Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for SJW Group.

Has SJW Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SJW stock have been trending very negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SJW Group earned a news impact score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for SJW Group.

Are investors shorting SJW Group?

SJW Group saw a increase in short interest in October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 177,100 shares, an increase of 21.6% from the September 15th total of 145,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 109,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.6 days. Currently, 0.7% of the company's stock are sold short. View SJW Group's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of SJW Group's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of SJW Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other SJW Group investors own include Williams Companies (WMB), California Water Service Group (CWT), Mcdonald's (MCD), PepsiCo (PEP), AFLAC (AFL), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Sherwin-Williams (SHW), Cisco Systems (CSCO), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and American Water Works (AWK).

Who are SJW Group's key executives?

SJW Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Eric W. Thornburg, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. James Patrick Lynch, CFO & Treasurer (Age 60)
  • Ms. Suzy Papazian, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 43)
  • Mr. Palle L. Jensen, Exec. VP of San Jose Water Company (Age 59)
  • Mr. Andrew R. Gere, Pres & COO of San Jose Water Company (Age 53)

Who are SJW Group's major shareholders?

SJW Group's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Maple Brown Abbott Ltd (1.80%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.49%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.47%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.36%), Teton Advisors Inc. (0.29%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.20%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for SJW Group.

Which institutional investors are selling SJW Group stock?

SJW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Teton Advisors Inc., Confluence Investment Management LLC, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., First National Corp MA ADV, Eqis Capital Management Inc. and Kessler Investment Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SJW Group.

Which institutional investors are buying SJW Group stock?

SJW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Maple Brown Abbott Ltd, California Public Employees Retirement System, Mackay Shields LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC and Creative Planning. View Insider Buying and Selling for SJW Group.

How do I buy shares of SJW Group?

Shares of SJW can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SJW Group's stock price today?

One share of SJW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.58.

How big of a company is SJW Group?

SJW Group has a market capitalization of $1.92 billion and generates $397.70 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $38.77 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.51 on an earnings per share basis. SJW Group employs 416 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About SJW Group.

What is SJW Group's official website?

The official website for SJW Group is http://www.sjwgroup.com/.

How can I contact SJW Group?

SJW Group's mailing address is 110 WEST TAYLOR STREET, SAN JOSE CA, 95110. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 408-279-7800 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for SJW Group (NYSE SJW)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  297 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  319 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  616
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about SJW Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SJW will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SJW will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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