Jan 23 2015
Connecticut Water Service Declares Dividends and sets Date for Annual Meeting of Shareholders
Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (NASDAQ-GS: CTWS) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2575 per common share payable on March 16, 2015, for shareholders of record as of March 2, 2015. This quarterly dividend remains unchanged from the previous quarter and represents an annualized dividend of $1.03 per share. The Company’s annual dividend yield at the stock market closing price on January 22, 2015, was nearly 2.8%. Connecticut Water has paid quarterly dividends on its common stock since its founding in 1956 without interruption or reduction and has increased dividend payments for each of the last 45 years.
Jan 07 2015
Prevent Cold Weather from Freezing Water Pipes
With frigid conditions on their way, homeowners are encouraged to take a few simple steps to prevent damage to household water pipes caused by freezing. While customers commonly know that outdoor water pipes are subject to freezing and bursting during subzero temperatures, many are surprised to learn that pipes and water meters inside the home are often vulnerable to damage from freezing as well.