Central Vermont Public Service Declares Common, Preferred Stock Dividends

first_imgOn Feb. 23, 2009, the board of directors of Central Vermont Public Service (NYSE: CV) declared a quarterly dividend of 23 cents per share on the issued and outstanding shares of common stock, $6 par value, payable May 15, 2009 to stockholders of record at the close of business May 5, 2009.The board of directors also declared dividends on the outstanding preferred stock, $100 par value, of $1.04 per share on the 4.15% dividend series; $1.16 per share on the 4.65% dividend series; $1.18 per share on the 4.75% dividend series; $1.34375 per share on the 5.375% dividend series; and $2.075 per share on the 8.30% dividend series, payable April 1, 2009 to stockholders of record at the close of business March 20, 2009.CVPS is Vermont’s largest electric utility, serving approximately 159,000 customers statewide. The company’s non-regulated subsidiary, Catamount Resources Corporation, sells and rents electric water heaters through a subsidiary, SmartEnergy Water Heating Services.RUTLAND, VT, Feb 23, 2009 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX)last_img read more