YORW Ex-Dividend Reminder - 2/27/18

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 2/27/18, York Water Co (YORW) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.1666, payable on 4/16/18. As a percentage of YORW's recent stock price of $29.50, this dividend works out to approximately 0.56%, so look for shares of York Water Co to trade 0.56% lower — all else being equal — when YORW shares open for trading on 2/27/18.

START SLIDESHOW:
Click here to learn which 25 S.A.F.E. dividend stocks should be on your radar screen »

Below is a dividend history chart for YORW, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1666 declared by York Water Co:

YORW+Dividend+History+Chart

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 2.26% 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 $28.55 per share, with $39.8565 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $29.50.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, YORW makes up 1.00% of the First Trust Water ETF ( FIW) which is trading up by about 0.1% on the day Friday.

In Friday trading, York Water Co shares are currently up about 0.7% on the day.

More from Stocks

Dow Logs Eighth Straight Drop as Stocks Slump

Dow Logs Eighth Straight Drop as Stocks Slump

Novo Nordisk Stock Rises 4% Over 2 Sessions

Novo Nordisk Stock Rises 4% Over 2 Sessions

Stock Market Just Took Another Beating -- Here's What You Need to Know

Stock Market Just Took Another Beating -- Here's What You Need to Know

This Is What's Hot Thursday - Stocks Slide, Intel's CEO Woes & Major Movers

This Is What's Hot Thursday - Stocks Slide, Intel's CEO Woes & Major Movers

Daimler's Profit Warning Should Terrify Traders Before Earnings Season Begins

Daimler's Profit Warning Should Terrify Traders Before Earnings Season Begins