CMS Energy's Utility Unit, Consumers Energy, Declares Quarterly Dividends on Preferred Stock

May 18, 2012, 11:45 ET from CMS Energy

JACKSON, Mich., May 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Consumers Energy, the principal subsidiary of CMS Energy, has declared regular quarterly dividends on both series of the utility's preferred stock. 

The following dividends are payable July 1, 2012 to shareholders of record June 4, 2012:  $1.04 per share on the $4.16 stock (NYSE: CMS_pa), and $1.125 per share on the $4.50 stock (NYSE: CMS_pb).

CMS Energy (NYSE: CMS) is a Michigan-based company that has an electric and natural gas utility, Consumers Energy, as its primary business and also owns and operates independent power generation businesses.

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