Portfolio of Dividend-Paying Water Utilities Stocks
The following table includes 8 water utilities that pay dividends. Many water utilities have multiyear histories of increasing their dividends making them candidates for a dividend reinvestment portfolio.
|8 Dividend-Paying Water Utilities Stocks|
|American States Water Company||AWR||$1.59 (1.68%)|
|American Water||AWK||$2.62 (1.90%)|
|California Water Service Group||CWT||$1.00 (1.67%)|
|Consolidated Water Co. Ltd.||CWCO||$0.34 (2.21%)|
|Essential Utilities||WTRG||$1.15 (2.62%)|
|Middlesex Water Company||MSEX||$1.25 (1.36%)|
|SJW Corp.||SJW||$1.44 (2.05%)|
|York Water Company||YORW||$0.78 (2.02%)|
|Dividend data from Alpha Vantage as of Dec-01-2022.|
Portfolio ValuesTo inspect the performance of the Dividend-Paying Water Utilities Stocks portfolio, see the chart below. Portfolio values are computed using monthly closes for stocks from Alpha Vantage.All 8 stocks are included in the portfolio computations. The current value of the portfolio assumes that $1,250.00 was invested in each stock at its closing monthly price for the first date shown on the portfolio value chart below. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.
The current value of the $10,000 investment is $16,552. The percent return is 65.52%. The annualized return is 10.60%.
Portfolio Value Chart for Last 100 Daily Closes