Best Water Utilities Dividend Stocks

Water utility companies provide drinking water and wastewater services for residential, commercial, and industrial sectors on municipal, state, and federal levels. Many times, these are natural monopolies and are stable, established corporations. These companies generally pay average to slightly above average dividend yields.

2.28%

Water Utilities Industry Dividend Yield*

*Calculated as the simple average of dividend yields in this group
Stock Symbol Company Name DARS™ Rating (?) Dividend Yield Current Price Annual Dividend Ex- Div Date Pay Date
WTR Aqua America Inc. 2.48% $30.87 $0.77 8/16 9/1
AWR American States Water 2.27% $39.41 $0.90 8/11 9/1
ARTNA Artesian Resources 3.02% $29.77 $0.90 8/8 8/22
CWT California Water Services Group 2.23% $31.01 $0.69 8/4 8/19
CTWS Connecticut Water Services 2.29% $49.29 $1.13 8/30 9/15
MSEX Middlesex Water Co. 2.26% $35.10 $0.80 8/10 9/1
PNNW Pennichuck Corp NA NA $0.00 11/16 12/1
SJW SJW Corp 1.80% $45.00 $0.81 8/4 9/1
YORW York Water 2.16% $28.84 $0.62 6/28 7/15
AWK American Water Works Company 2.01% $74.80 $1.50 8/4 9/1
GWRS Global Water Resources, Inc. NA NA $0.26 8/15 8/31