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NYSE:SJW

SJW Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$64.74
+2.33 (+3.73%)
(As of 07/1/2022 08:45 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$62.43
$64.81
50-Day Range
$56.60
$64.74
52-Week Range
$55.74
$73.69
Volume
136,900 shs
Average Volume
120,120 shs
Market Capitalization
$1.96 billion
P/E Ratio
31.58
Dividend Yield
2.22%
Price Target
$68.67

SJW Group MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.1% Upside
$68.67 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.89% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.95mentions of SJW Group in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.58%
From $2.33 to $2.53 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as 30% analysis score, 20% valuation score, 10% short interest score, 10% dividend score, 10% sustainability score, 10% news and social score, and 10% insider trading score.

2.01 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

38th out of 120 stocks

Water Supply Industry

7th out of 15 stocks

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About SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) Stock

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 and wastewater services. The company also provides non-tariffed services, including water system operations, maintenance agreements, and antenna site leases; contracted services and sewer operations to water utilities; and a Linebacker protection plan for public drinking water customers in Connecticut and Maine. 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 231,000 connections that serve approximately one 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 140,000 connections, which serve approximately 456,000 people in 81 municipalities with a service area comprising approximately 269 square miles throughout Connecticut and Maine, as well as approximately 24,000 connections that serve approximately 70,000 people in a service area comprising approximately 266 square miles in the region between San Antonio and Austin, Texas; and approximately 3,000 wastewater connections in Southbury, Connecticut. Further, the company owns undeveloped land in California and Tennessee; and owns and operates commercial buildings and warehouse properties in Tennessee. The company was formerly known as SJW Corp. and changed its name to SJW Group in November 2016. SJW Group was incorporated in 1985 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

SJW Stock News Headlines

Brokerages Set SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) PT at $68.67
SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) Short Interest Up 22.9% in May
SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) Hits New 1-Year Low at $56.44
Short Volatility Alert: SJW Group
May Declares 2 Dividend Kings And Princes As Buys
3 Water Stocks to Buy for Income
SJW Group: Still Not A Buy At This Price
Do You Know the Way to the Bottom in SJW?
SJW (SJW) Q1 2022 Earnings Call Transcript
SJW declares $0.36 dividend
SJW (SJW) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates
SJW Group Shares Enter Oversold Territory
San Jose Water Files 2021 Supplier Diversity Report
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
4/27/2022
Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
5/06/2022
Dividend Payable
6/01/2022
Today
7/03/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/04/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$68.67
High Stock Price Forecast
$73.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$66.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+6.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.5
Research Coverage
4 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$60.48 million
Pretax Margin
12.33%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

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

Miscellaneous

Free Float
30,116,000
Market Cap
$1.96 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.55














SJW Group Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell SJW Group stock right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for SJW Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" SJW Group stock.
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What is SJW Group's stock price forecast for 2022?

4 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for SJW Group's stock. Their SJW stock forecasts range from $66.00 to $73.00. On average, they anticipate SJW Group's stock price to reach $68.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 6.1% from the stock's current price.
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How has SJW Group's stock performed in 2022?

SJW Group's stock was trading at $73.20 at the start of the year. Since then, SJW stock has decreased by 11.6% and is now trading at $64.74.
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Are investors shorting SJW Group?

SJW Group saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totaling 414,500 shares, an increase of 22.9% from the May 15th total of 337,300 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 130,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.2 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is SJW Group's next earnings date?

SJW Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were SJW Group's earnings last quarter?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 27th. The utilities provider reported $0.09 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.07 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $124.30 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $117.03 million. SJW Group had a net margin of 10.56% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 5.21%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.12 earnings per share.
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How often does SJW Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for SJW Group?

SJW Group announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 27th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 9th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Wednesday, June 1st. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 6th.
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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 2.22%. SJW Group has been increasing its dividend for 56 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of SJW Group is 70.24%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SJW Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 56.92% next year. This indicates that SJW Group 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 Monday, May, 9th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.30-$2.40 for the period, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.40. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

Who are SJW Group's key executives?

SJW Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Eric W. Thornburg, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62, Pay $1.37M)
  • Mr. Andrew F. Walters, CFO & Treasurer (Age 51, Pay $603.1k)
  • Mr. James Patrick Lynch, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 63, Pay $742.31k)
  • Mr. Andrew R. Gere, Pres & COO of San Jose Water Company (Age 56, Pay $684.17k)
  • Ms. Maureen P. Westbrook, Pres of Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (Age 63, Pay $566.31k)
  • Ms. Kristen A. Johnson, Chief Admin. Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Willie D. Brown Jr., VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Liann Walborsky, Director of Corp. Communications
  • Mr. Palle L. Jensen, Exec. VP of San Jose Water Company (Age 62)
  • Ms. Wendy L. Avila-Walker, VP of Fin., Controller & Assistant Treasurer (Age 59)

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

5 employees have rated SJW Group CEO Rich Roth on Glassdoor.com. Rich Roth has an approval rating of 60% among SJW Group'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."

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 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 $64.74.

How much money does SJW Group make?

SJW Group (NYSE:SJW) has a market capitalization of $1.96 billion and generates $573.69 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $60.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.049990 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does SJW Group have?

SJW Group 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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When was SJW Group founded?

SJW Group was founded in 1985.

How can I contact SJW Group?

SJW Group's mailing address is 110 WEST TAYLOR STREET, SAN JOSE CA, 95110. The official website for SJW Group 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 7/4/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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