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NYSE:SJW

SJW Group - SJW Stock Forecast, Price & News

$77.09
-0.44 (-0.57%)
(As of 01/27/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$76.64
$77.83
50-Day Range
$73.68
$83.55
52-Week Range
$55.74
$83.88
Volume
463,191 shs
Average Volume
332,326 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.34 billion
P/E Ratio
40.15
Dividend Yield
1.87%
Price Target
$76.00

SJW Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.33 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.4% Downside
$76.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
4.82% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
1.25mentions of SJW Group in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$109,712 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
5.51%
From $2.36 to $2.49 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.43 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

28th out of 85 stocks

Water Supply Industry

7th out of 12 stocks


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About SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) Stock

SJW Group operates as a holding company, which through its subsidiaries provides water utility services. It operates through the Water Utility Services and Real Estate Services segments. The Water Utility Services segment offers water utility and utility-related services. The Real Estate Services segment engages in property management and investment activity. The company was founded on February 8, 1985 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.

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SJW Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/28/2021
Ex-Dividend for 12/1 Dividend
11/04/2022
Dividend Payable
12/01/2022
Today
1/28/2023
Ex-Dividend for 3/1 Dividend
2/03/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/16/2023
Dividend Payable
3/01/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Water supply
Sub-Industry
Water Utilities
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
78430510
Employees
751
Year Founded
1985

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$76.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$85.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$65.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-1.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.33
Research Coverage
6 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$60.48 million
Pretax Margin
11.07%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$573.69 million
Cash Flow
$4.99 per share
Book Value
$34.69 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
30,198,000
Market Cap
$2.34 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.60

Key Executives

  • Eric W. Thornburg
    Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Bruce A. Hauk
    Chief Operating Officer
  • Andrew F. Walters
    Treasurer, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Jay Fusco
    Vice President-Information Technology
  • Kristen A. Johnson
    Chief Administrative Officer & Executive VP













SJW Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SJW Group stock right now?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SJW Group in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" SJW shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SJW, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is SJW Group's stock price forecast for 2023?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for SJW Group's stock. Their SJW share price forecasts range from $65.00 to $85.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $76.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.4%.
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How have SJW shares performed in 2023?

SJW Group's stock was trading at $81.19 at the beginning of the year. Since then, SJW shares have decreased by 5.0% and is now trading at $77.09.
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Are investors shorting SJW Group?

SJW Group saw a decline in short interest in January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,290,000 shares, a decline of 16.8% from the December 31st total of 1,550,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 368,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.5 days. Approximately 4.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is SJW Group's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 16th 2023.
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How were SJW Group's earnings last quarter?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 28th. The utilities provider reported $0.64 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.71 by $0.07. The utilities provider had revenue of $166.92 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $168.41 million. SJW Group had a net margin of 9.91% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.09%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.92 earnings per share.

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

SJW Group announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 26th. Stockholders of record on Monday, February 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 3rd. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.36.
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Is SJW Group a good dividend stock?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) pays an annual dividend of $1.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.86%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 55 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 75.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SJW will have a dividend payout ratio of 57.83% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has SJW Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

SJW Group updated its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Friday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.30-$2.40 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $2.35. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Rich Roth's approval rating as SJW Group's CEO?

5 employees have rated SJW Group Chief Executive Officer Rich Roth on Glassdoor.com. Rich Roth has an approval rating of 60% among the company's employees. This puts Rich Roth in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Williams Companies (WMB), McDonald's (MCD), Altria Group (MO), Pfizer (PFE), Aflac (AFL), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Medtronic (MDT) and PepsiCo (PEP).

What is SJW Group's stock symbol?

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

Who are SJW Group's major shareholders?

SJW Group's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include PATRIZIA Pty Ltd (0.32%), Confluence Investment Management LLC (0.26%), Private Advisor Group LLC (0.13%), First National Corp MA ADV (0.12%), Comerica Bank (0.09%) and Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.09%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew F Walters, Andrew Gere, Carl Guardino, Daniel B More, Douglas R King, James Patrick Lynch, Katharine Armstrong, Mary Ann Hanley and Wendy Avila-Walker.
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How do I buy shares of SJW Group?

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

One share of SJW stock can currently be purchased for approximately $77.09.

How much money does SJW Group make?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) has a market capitalization of $2.34 billion and generates $573.69 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $60.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.92 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does SJW Group have?

The company employs 751 workers across the globe.

Does SJW Group have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of SJW Group: Connecticut Water Service.
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How can I contact SJW Group?

SJW Group's mailing address is 110 WEST TAYLOR STREET, SAN JOSE CA, 95110. The official website for the company is www.sjwgroup.com. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (408) 279-7800, via email at boardofdirectors@sjwater.com, or via fax at 408-279-7917.

This page (NYSE:SJW) was last updated on 1/29/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff