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Aqua America Declares June 2015 Dividend

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The Board of Directors of Aqua America, Inc. (NYSE:WTR) declared a quarterly cash dividend payment of $0.165 per share payable on June 1, 2015, to all shareholders of record on May 15, 2015.

The June dividend payment of $0.165 per share represents a $0.013, or 8.6 percent, increase over the June 2014 dividend payment of $0.152. The annual dividend rate is now at $0.66 per year compared to $0.608 at the same time in the previous year. Aqua has paid a consecutive quarterly dividend for 70 years. The company has raised the quarterly dividend 24 times in the last 23 years.

Aqua America is one of the largest U.S.-based, publicly traded water utilities and serves nearly 3 million people in Pennsylvania, Ohio, North Carolina, Illinois, Texas, New Jersey, Indiana and Virginia. Aqua America is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol WTR. Visit AquaAmerica.com for more information.

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