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NYSE:SJW - SJW Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.27 (-0.38 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 04:16 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $71.54
50-Day Range
MA: $72.18
52-Week Range
Now: $71.54
Volume73,400 shs
Average Volume89,985 shs
Market Capitalization$2.04 billion
P/E Ratio51.47
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$3.93 per share
Book Value$32.48 per share


Net Income$38.77 million


Market Cap$2.04 billion
Next Earnings Date2/26/2020 (Confirmed)

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 29th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Monday, March 2nd. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 7th. This is a boost from SJW Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.30. View SJW Group's Dividend History.

How were SJW Group's earnings last quarter?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The utilities provider reported $0.76 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.96 by $0.20. The utilities provider had revenue of $124.85 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $127 million. SJW Group had a net margin of 9.59% and a return on equity of 5.27%. 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 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for SJW Group.

How can I listen to SJW Group's earnings call?

SJW Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 26th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What price target have analysts set for SJW?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price objectives 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 2.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SJW Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SJW Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SJW Group in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 3 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?

Press coverage about SJW stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SJW Group earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for SJW Group.

Are investors shorting SJW Group?

SJW Group saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 215,600 shares, a drop of 6.7% from the January 15th total of 231,100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 114,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.9 days. Currently, 0.8% of the company's shares are short sold. 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 California Water Service Group (CWT), Williams Companies (WMB), PepsiCo (PEP), Mcdonald's (MCD), Altria Group (MO), AFLAC (AFL), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Pfizer (PFE), Sherwin-Williams (SHW) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

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 investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.76%), State Street Corp (2.26%), Maple Brown Abbott Ltd (1.73%), Nuance Investments LLC (1.68%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (1.50%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.22%). Company insiders that own SJW Group stock include James Patrick Lynch and Valer Robert A Van. 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 FMR LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Royce & Associates LP, Maple Brown Abbott Ltd and Stifel Financial Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for SJW Group.

Which institutional investors are buying SJW Group stock?

SJW stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Nuance Investments LLC, State Street Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., Point72 Asset Management L.P., Geode Capital Management LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. 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 $71.54.

How big of a company is SJW Group?

SJW Group has a market capitalization of $2.04 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:  349 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  370 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  719
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 2/21/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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