Connecticut Water Service, Inc. (CTWS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2013
Connecticut Water Service, Inc. ( CTWS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2425 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CTWS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CTWS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CTWS was $30, representing a -7.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.31 and a 12.4% increase over the 52 week low of $26.69.
CTWS is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo - Sabesp ( SBS ) and American Water Works ( AWK ). CTWS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.57. Zacks Investment Research reports CTWS's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 18.48%, compared to an industry average of 21.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CTWS Dividend History page.