Aqua America 8-K 2013
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported): May 8, 2013
Aqua America, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: 610-527-8000
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
On May 8, 2013, the Board of Directors of Aqua America, Inc. (the Company) approved an approximately 9% increase to the Companys quarterly cash dividend for its third quarter 2013. The Board declared a dividend of $0.190 per share for the September 1, 2013 dividend, up from $0.175 per share. In addition, the Board of Directors approved a stock split to be effected in the form of a twenty-five percent stock distribution. Both the increased cash dividend and the stock split will be effected on September 1, 2013 to shareholders of record on August 16, 2013.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.