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Dividend Philosophy

  • California Water Service Group's goal is to provide stockholders with consistent dividend growth while maintaining the Company's financial strength.
  • 2015 dividend rate of $0.67 per share.
  • Dividends have been paid for the last 70 years and have been increased for 48 consecutive years.
  • The Company's goal is to achieve a dividend payout ratio in the 60% range.

Dividend Reinvestment and Stock Purchase Plan

California Water Service Groupoffers a Dividend Reinvestment and Stock Purchase Plan, which allows new and existing stockholders to purchase common stock directly from the Company through our transfer agent, American Stock Transfer & Trust Company. It also allows stockholders to reinvest dividends to purchase additional stock. For information on the Plan, contact American Stock Transfer & Trust Company at (800) 937-5449.

Dividend Dates for 2008

Quarter Declaration Record Date Payment Date
First January 29 February 10 February 21
Second April 30 May 12 May 23
Third July 30 August 11 August 22
Fourth October 29 November 10 November 21