SJW Corporation

Utilities-Regulated Water

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Company Statistics

Market Cap.:
$2.35 billion
Book Value:
Revenue TTM:
$620.70 million
Operating Margin TTM:
Gross Profit TTM:
$357.17 million
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Company Profile

SJW Corporation had its IPO on 1972-06-01 under the ticker symbol SJW.

The company operates in the Utilities sector and Utilities-Regulated Water industry. SJW Corporation has a staff strength of 757 employees.

Stock update

Shares of SJW Corporation opened at $76.13 at the start of the last trading session i.e. 2023-03-31.

The stocks traded within a range of $74.94 - $76.44, and closed at $76.13.

This is a +0.45% increase from the previous day's closing price.

A total volume of 255,031 shares were traded at the close of the day’s session.

In the last one week, shares of SJW Corporation have increased by +4.37%.

SJW Corporation's Key Ratios

SJW Corporation has a market cap of $2.35 billion, indicating a price to book ratio of 2.2993 and a price to sales ratio of 3.9926.

In the last 12-months SJW Corporation’s revenue was $620.70 million with a gross profit of $357.17 million and an EBITDA of $236.24 million. The EBITDA ratio measures SJW Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure its profitability.

In the trailing 12-month period, SJW Corporation’s operating margin was 20.91% while its return on assets stood at 2.28% with a return of equity of 6.88%.

In Q4, SJW Corporation’s quarterly earnings growth was a positive 83% while revenue growth was a positive 22.6%.

SJW Corporation’s PE and PEG Ratio

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Trailing PE

Its diluted EPS in the last 12-months stands at $2.41 per share while it has a forward price to earnings multiple of 31.25 and a PEG multiple of 3.5694. A low price to earnings ratio can mean the stock is attractively valued while a high ratio suggests the stock may be overvalued.

The PEG on the other hand provides a broader view compared to the P/E ratio and gives greater insight into SJW Corporation’s profitability.

SJW Corporation stock is trading at a EV to sales ratio of 6.887 and a EV to EBITDA ratio of 17.9919. Its price to sales ratio in the trailing 12-months stood at 3.9926.

SJW Corporation stock pays annual dividends of $1.44 per share, indicating a yield of 2% and a payout ratio of 60.58%.

Balance sheet and cash flow metrics

Total Assets
$3.63 billion
Total Liabilities
$264.65 million
Operating Cash Flow
Capital Expenditure
$63.52 million
Dividend Payout Ratio

SJW Corporation ended 2023 with $3.63 billion in total assets and $0 in total liabilities. Its intangible assets were valued at $3.63 billion while shareholder equity stood at $1.11 billion.

SJW Corporation ended 2023 with $218.16 million in deferred long-term liabilities, $264.65 million in other current liabilities, 31000.00 in common stock, $458.36 million in retained earnings and $640.31 million in goodwill. Its cash balance stood at $12.34 million and cash and short-term investments were $12.34 million. The company’s total short-term debt was $163,938,000 while long-term debt stood at $1.49 billion.

SJW Corporation’s total current assets stands at $154.71 million while long-term investments were $14.82 million and short-term investments were $0. Its net receivables were $110.45 million compared to accounts payable of $29.58 million and inventory worth $40.88 million.

In 2023, SJW Corporation's operating cash flow was $-62875000.00 while its capital expenditure stood at $63.52 million.

Comparatively, SJW Corporation paid $0.61 in dividends in 2023.

Other key metrics

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Analyst Target Price

SJW Corporation stock is currently trading at $76.13 per share. It touched a 52-week high of $83.486 and a 52-week low of $83.486. Analysts tracking the stock have a 12-month average target price of $85.25.

Its 50-day moving average was $76.54 and 200-day moving average was $69.87 The short ratio stood at 5.2 indicating a short percent outstanding of 0%.

Around 1970.7% of the company’s stock are held by insiders while 9201.9% are held by institutions.

Frequently Asked Questions About SJW Corporation

The stock symbol (also called stock or share ticker) of SJW Corporation is SJW

The IPO of SJW Corporation took place on 1972-06-01

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SJW Group, through its subsidiaries, provides water utility services in the United States. It operates in two segments, Water Utility Services and Real Estate Services. 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 232,000 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 141,000 service connections, which serve approximately 459,000 people in 81 municipalities with a service area of approximately 270 square miles throughout Connecticut and Maine, as well as approximately 26,000 service connections that serve approximately 77,000 people in a service area comprising approximately 268 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.


110 West Taylor Street, San Jose, CA, United States, 95110