Artesian Resources As of November 12, 2021 ticker dps (an.) 2021 hike 2020 hike 2019 hike
ARTNA $1.07 4.0% 3.0% 3.0%
Business yield Hike yrs 5 yr CAGR freq. paid since
Water Utility 2.5% 25 3.2% Quarter 1992
Artesian Resources hikes dividend by 2.5%

Artesian Resources Corporation (ARTNA) will raise its quarterly dividend by another 2.5 percent to 26.75 cents per share. This follows a small dividend hike of 1.5 percent to 26.10 cents per share by ARTNA earlier in 2021. Water company Artesian Resources has now raised its dividend 25 consecutive years, reaching Dividend Aristocrat status.

The next ARTNA dividend is payable November 19, 2021 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 8, 2021. A new annual rate of $1.07 cents per share yields 2.8% at a stock price of $38.30. The next ex-dividend date for Artesian Resources is November 5, 2021.

Artesian Resources Corporation operates as the holding company for wholly-owned subsidiaries offering water, wastewater services and related services on the Delmarva Peninsula. Artesian Water Company, the principal subsidiary, is the oldest and largest regulated water utility on the Delmarva Peninsula and has been providing water service since 1905.  Artesian supplies 7.9 billion gallons of water per year through 1,311 miles of water main to nearly a third of Delaware residents. Artesian Resources has paid quarterly dividends to its shareholders since 1992.

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