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Connecticut Water: Watch This Expanding Regional Utility With A Healthy Dividend

Water, Water, Everywhere...

One of the most overlooked commodity resources during the past several decades has been water. If you have been following my articles, you know that I have been fascinated with this sector both because of the small size of the companies operating within it and the unique advantages of regional operators. Despite the lack of notice given to smaller water utilities by investors, this sector has enjoyed healthy gains (and in my mind, more importantly, protection on the downside) in recent years.

Investing in utilities is an effective and conservative way to approach building a dependable income stream. Though utility investment often does not promise explosive growth potential, it can represent a critical part of an income-oriented...

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