NYSE:SJW - SJW Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $61.90 +0.66 (+1.08 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$61.24Today's Range$61.32 - $62.1552-Week Range$51.26 - $68.42Volume165,900 shsAverage Volume150,383 shsMarket Capitalization$1.69 billionP/E Ratio24.66Dividend Yield1.96%Beta0.08 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. 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. Receive SJW News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for SJW and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Water supply Sub-IndustryWater Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:SJW Previous Symbol CUSIP78430510 CIK766829 Webwww.sjwgroup.com Phone408-279-7800Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.91 Current Ratio0.53 Quick Ratio0.53Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.66 Forward P/E Ratio27.63 P/E Growth4.55 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$397.70 million Price / Sales4.26 Cash Flow$4.7984 per share Price / Cash Flow12.90 Book Value$22.57 per share Price / Book2.74Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.51 Net Income$59.20 million Net Margins9.75% Return on Equity11.37% Return on Assets3.53%Miscellaneous Employees411 Outstanding Shares27,381,000Market Cap$1.69 billion Next Earnings Date4/24/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable 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 Thursday, January 31st. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, March 1st. This represents a $1.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, February 8th. This is a positive change from SJW Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.28. 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 earnings per share (EPS) 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 analyst estimates of $127 million. SJW Group had a net margin of 9.75% and a return on equity of 11.37%. 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, April 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for SJW Group. What price target have analysts set for SJW? 3 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for SJW Group's stock. Their predictions range from $59.00 to $70.00. On average, they anticipate SJW Group's stock price to reach $64.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.4% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for SJW Group. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for SJW Group? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SJW Group in the last year. There are currently 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? Media stories about SJW stock have trended somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. SJW Group earned a news sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of SJW Group's key competitors? Some companies that are related to SJW Group include Aqua America (WTR), American States Water (AWR), California Water Service Group (CWT), Middlesex Water (MSEX), Connecticut Water Service (CTWS), AquaVenture (WAAS), York Water (YORW), Artesian Resources (ARTNA), Cadiz (CDZI), Pure Cycle (PCYO), Global Water Resources (GWRS) and Consolidated Water (CWCO). 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), AFLAC (AFL), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), S&P Global (SPGI), Sherwin-Williams (SHW), W W Grainger (GWW), Mcdonald's (MCD), PepsiCo (PEP) 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. Andrew R. Gere, Pres & COO of San Jose Water Company (Age 53)Mr. Palle L. Jensen, Exec. VP of San Jose Water Company (Age 59) Who are SJW Group's major shareholders? SJW Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.41%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.59%), Maple Brown Abbott Ltd (1.53%), Royce & Associates LP (1.17%), Northern Trust Corp (1.09%) and First Manhattan Co. (1.04%). 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 Water Asset Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Royce & Associates LP, GSA Capital Partners LLP, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, California Public Employees Retirement System and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for SJW Group. Which major investors are buying SJW Group stock? SJW stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Maple Brown Abbott Ltd, Shelter Harbor Advisors LP, Granite Investment Partners LLC, Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Yaupon Capital Management LP and Geode Capital 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 $61.90. How big of a company is SJW Group? SJW Group has a market capitalization of $1.69 billion and generates $397.70 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $59.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.51 on an earnings per share basis. SJW Group employs 411 workers across the globe. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 198 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 221 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 419MarketBeat'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. 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