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

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$60.18 -1.55 (-2.51 %)
(As of 08/21/2018 03:45 AM ET)
Previous Close$61.73
Today's Range$60.08 - $62.43
52-Week Range$51.26 - $69.29
Volume145,800 shs
Average Volume120,135 shs
Market Capitalization$1.27 billion
P/E Ratio27.35
Dividend Yield1.68%
Beta0.15
SJW Group logoSJW 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. The company offers water service to approximately 230,000 connections that serve approximately 1 million people residing in portions of the cities of San Jose and Cupertino, as well as in the cities of Campbell, Monte Sereno, Saratoga, and the Town of Los Gatos; and adjacent unincorporated territories in the County of Santa Clara in the State of California. In addition, it provides water service to approximately 14,000 connections, which serve 42,000 people in a service area comprising 244 square miles in the region between San Antonio and Austin, Texas. Further, the company, through its subsidiary, SJW Land Company, owns undeveloped land in Tennessee; and owns and operates commercial buildings in Tennessee. The company was formerly known as SJW Corp. and changed its name to SJW Group in November 2016. SJW Group was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Water supply
Sub-IndustryWater Utilities
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:SJW
CUSIP78430510
Phone408-279-7800

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.93
Current Ratio0.59
Quick Ratio0.59

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio27.35
Forward P/E Ratio25.29
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$389.23 million
Price / Sales3.19
Cash Flow$4.6186 per share
Price / Cash13.03
Book Value$22.57 per share
Price / Book2.67

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.26
Net Income$59.20 million
Net Margins13.00%
Return on Equity10.42%
Return on Assets3.23%

Miscellaneous

Employees411
Outstanding Shares20,620,000
Market Cap$1.27 billion

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, July 25th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 6th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Tuesday, September 4th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 3rd. View SJW Group's Dividend History.

How were SJW Group's earnings last quarter?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The utilities provider reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.72 by $0.10. The utilities provider earned $99.09 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $104 million. SJW Group had a return on equity of 10.42% and a net margin of 13.00%. 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, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for SJW Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SJW Group?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SJW Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for SJW Group.

Who are some of SJW Group's key competitors?

Who are SJW Group's key executives?

SJW Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Eric W. Thornburg, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. James Patrick Lynch, CFO & Treasurer (Age 59)
  • Ms. Suzy Papazian, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 42)
  • Mr. Andrew R. Gere, Pres & COO of San Jose Water Company (Age 52)
  • Mr. Palle L. Jensen, Exec. VP of San Jose Water Company (Age 58)

Has SJW Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about SJW stock have been trending somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to Accern. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. SJW Group earned a daily sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.64 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for SJW Group.

Who are SJW Group's major shareholders?

SJW Group's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.61%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.44%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.64%), Royce & Associates LP (1.60%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.59%) and First Manhattan Co. (1.45%). Company insiders that own SJW Group stock include James Patrick Lynch and Palle Jensen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for SJW Group.

Which major investors are selling SJW Group stock?

SJW stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Chicago Equity Partners LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Mackay Shields LLC, Royce & Associates LP, Bessemer Group Inc. and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for SJW Group.

Which major investors are buying SJW Group stock?

SJW stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuance Investments LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, KBC Group NV, American Century Companies Inc., BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, K2 Principal Fund L.P. and Water Asset Management LLC. 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is SJW Group's stock price today?

One share of SJW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.18.

How big of a company is SJW Group?

SJW Group has a market capitalization of $1.27 billion and generates $389.23 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $59.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.26 on an earnings per share basis. SJW Group employs 411 workers across the globe.

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 boar[email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for SJW Group (NYSE SJW)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  148 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  175 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  323
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 8/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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