CTWS Ex-Dividend Reminder - 5/28/15

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 5/28/15, Connecticut Water Service, Inc. ( CTWS) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.2575, payable on 6/15/15. As a percentage of CTWS's recent stock price of $35.16, this dividend works out to approximately 0.73%, so look for shares of Connecticut Water Service, Inc. to trade 0.73% lower — all else being equal — when CTWS shares open for trading on 5/28/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for CTWS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.2575 declared by Connecticut Water Service, Inc.:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from CTWS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.93% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of CTWS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Connecticut Water Service, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, CTWS's low point in its 52 week range is $31.00 per share, with $38.55 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $35.07.

In Tuesday trading, Connecticut Water Service, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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