Ex-Div Reminder for York Water (YORW)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/28/16, York Water Co (YORW) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.1555, payable on 10/14/16. As a percentage of YORW's recent stock price of $30.07, this dividend works out to approximately 0.52%, so look for shares of York Water Co to trade 0.52% lower — all else being equal — when YORW shares open for trading on 9/28/16.

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Below is a dividend history chart for YORW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1555 declared by York Water Co:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from YORW is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.07% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of YORW shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

York Water Co 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, YORW's low point in its 52 week range is $20.93 per share, with $33.40 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $30.50.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, YORW makes up 1.66% of the ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF ( SMDV) which is trading lower by about 0.4% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, York Water Co shares are currently off about 2.5% on the day.

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