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Essential Utilities, Inc. (WTRG)

NYSE - Nasdaq Real-time price. Currency in USD
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45.01-0.76 (-1.66%)
At close: 04:00PM EDT
47.26 +2.25 (+5.00%)
After hours: 06:52PM EDT
Currency in USD

Valuation measures4

Market cap (intra-day) N/A
Enterprise value N/A
Trailing P/E N/A
Forward P/E N/A
PEG ratio (5-yr expected) N/A
Price/sales (ttm)N/A
Price/book (mrq)N/A
Enterprise value/revenue N/A
Enterprise value/EBITDA N/A

Trading information

Stock price history

Beta (5Y monthly) 0.64
52-week change 3N/A
S&P500 52-week change 3N/A
52-week high 353.93
52-week low 342.03
50-day moving average 347.93
200-day moving average 348.32

Share statistics

Avg vol (3-month) 31.29M
Avg vol (10-day) 31.51M
Shares outstanding 5252.74M
Implied shares outstanding 6N/A
Float 8252.32M
% held by insiders 10.16%
% held by institutions 172.96%
Shares short (28 Apr 2022) 44.06M
Short ratio (28 Apr 2022) 43.76
Short % of float (28 Apr 2022) 41.80%
Short % of shares outstanding (28 Apr 2022) 41.60%
Shares short (prior month 30 Mar 2022) 44.26M

Dividends & splits

Forward annual dividend rate 41.07
Forward annual dividend yield 42.37%
Trailing annual dividend rate 31.02
Trailing annual dividend yield 32.23%
5-year average dividend yield 42.20
Payout ratio 461.71%
Dividend date 331 May 2022
Ex-dividend date 411 May 2022
Last split factor 25:4
Last split date 302 Sept 2013

Financial highlights

Fiscal year

Fiscal year ends 30 Dec 2021
Most-recent quarter (mrq)30 Dec 2021


Profit margin 22.98%
Operating margin (ttm)32.75%

Management effectiveness

Return on assets (ttm)2.71%
Return on equity (ttm)8.75%

Income statement

Revenue (ttm)1.88B
Revenue per share (ttm)7.29
Quarterly revenue growth (yoy)13.00%
Gross profit (ttm)992M
EBITDA 913.05M
Net income avi to common (ttm)431.61M
Diluted EPS (ttm)1.63
Quarterly earnings growth (yoy)13.40%

Balance sheet

Total cash (mrq)10.57M
Total cash per share (mrq)0.04
Total debt (mrq)6.11B
Total debt/equity (mrq)117.94
Current ratio (mrq)0.65
Book value per share (mrq)20.29

Cash flow statement

Operating cash flow (ttm)644.68M
Levered free cash flow (ttm)-509.26M