VOORHEES, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE: AWK) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share of common stock, payable on Dec. 1, 2015 to all shareholders of record as of Nov. 9, 2015.
American Water offers a dividend reinvestment and direct stock purchase plan called American Water Stock Direct (the “Plan”), which enables stockholders to reinvest cash dividends and purchase additional American Water common stock without any brokerage commissions or service charges. Stockholders and other persons may obtain a copy of the Plan prospectus and an enrollment form by contacting American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, the Plan’s administrator (“AST”), at 888-556-0423, visiting AST’s website at www.amstock.com, contacting American Water’s Investor Relations at 877-310-7174 or by visiting the Investor Relations webpage located at http://ir.amwater.com. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities. Any offer of American Water common stock is being made solely through the Plan prospectus.
Founded in 1886, American Water (NYSE: AWK) is the largest and most geographically diverse publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs 6,800 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 47 states and Ontario, Canada. More information can be found at www.amwater.com.