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The company has paid dividends for 69 consecutive years
and increased the dividend 24 times in the last 23 years
(effective September 1, 2014). Aqua trades on the
New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol WTR.
American States Water Company has paid
dividends to shareholders every year since
1931, increasing the dividends received by
shareholders each calendar year for 60 years.
In May 2014, the Company announced a 5.2%
increase in its third quarter dividend following
a 14.1% dividend increase in 2013 and a 26.8%
increase in 2012.
Through its subsidiaries, American States Water
Company provides water utility services to approximately
257,000 customers throughout California, electric utility
services to approximately 24,000 customers in southern
California, and operations, maintenance and construction
management services for water and wastewater systems
at U.S. military bases throughout the country.