Artesian Resources Corporation (ARTNA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 11, 2018

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Artesian Resources Corporation ( ARTNA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 11, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.239 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 25, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ARTNA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.62% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $38.94, the dividend yield is 2.45%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ARTNA was $38.94, representing a -9.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.22 and a 21.69% increase over the 52 week low of $32.

ARTNA is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as American Water Works ( AWK ) and Companhia de saneamento Basico Do Estado De Sao Paulo - Sabesp ( SBS ). ARTNA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.54. Zacks Investment Research reports ARTNA's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -33.48%, compared to an industry average of 7.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ARTNA Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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Referenced Symbols: ARTNA , AWK , SBS

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