Essential Utilities (WTRG)

Essential Utilities (WTRG) Stock Price & Analysis


WTRG Stock Chart & Stats

Day’s Range$0 - $0
52-Week Range$37.76 - $51.42
Previous Close$41.92
Average Volume (3M)1.16M
Market Cap
Enterprise Value$11.34B
Total Cash (Recent Filing)$20.15M
Total Debt (Recent Filing)$279.88M
Price to Earnings (P/E)24.2
Aug 02, 2023
1.15 (2.76%)
Share Statistics
EPS (TTM)1.73
Shares Outstanding264,379,508
10 Day Avg. Volume1,178,135
30 Day Avg. Volume1,157,936
Standard Deviation0.07
Financial Highlights & Ratios
Price to Book (P/B)3.41
Price to Sales (P/S)15.18
Price to Cash Flow (P/CF)6.70
P/FCF Ratio5.70
Enterprise Value/Market CapN/A
Enterprise Value/Revenue4.90
Enterprise Value/Gross Profit6.77
Enterprise Value/Ebitda10.46
Price Target Upside21.63% Upside
Rating ConsensusModerate Buy
Number of Analyst Covering5



Risk Analysis

Main Risk Category
ProductionRisks related to the company’s ability to manufacture goods and services

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What was Essential Utilities’s price range in the past 12 months?
Essential Utilities lowest stock price was $37.76 and its highest was $51.42 in the past 12 months.
    What is Essential Utilities’s market cap?
    Currently, no data Available
    When is Essential Utilities’s upcoming earnings report date?
    Essential Utilities’s upcoming earnings report date is Aug 02, 2023 which is in 54 days.
      How were Essential Utilities’s earnings last quarter?
      Essential Utilities released its earnings results on May 08, 2023. The company reported $0.72 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.707 by $0.013.
        Is Essential Utilities overvalued?
        According to Wall Street analysts Essential Utilities’s price is currently Undervalued. Get more investment ideas with TipRanks Premium
          Does Essential Utilities pay dividends?
          Essential Utilities pays a Quarterly dividend of $0.29 which represents an annual dividend yield of 2.75%. See more information on Essential Utilities dividends here
            What is Essential Utilities’s EPS estimate?
            Essential Utilities’s EPS estimate is $0.35.
              How many shares outstanding does Essential Utilities have?
              Essential Utilities has 264,379,520 shares outstanding.
                What happened to Essential Utilities’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                Essential Utilities reported an EPS of $0.72 in its last earnings report, beating expectations of $0.707. Following the earnings report the stock price went down -0.987%.
                  Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Essential Utilities?
                  Among the largest hedge funds holding Essential Utilities’s share is Gotham Asset Management LLC. It holds Essential Utilities’s shares valued at 2M.


                    Essential Utilities Stock Smart Score

                    The Essential Utilities stock analysis is based on the TipRanks Smart Score which is derived from 8 unique data sets including Analyst recommendations, Crowd Wisdom, Hedge Fund Activity, Media Sentiment and multiple Technical stock factors. The Smart Score is a quantitative, data-driven rating system and does not include human intervention.
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                    Company Description

                    Essential Utilities

                    Essential Utilities, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of water and wastewater services. It supports a range of customers across Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, Indiana, and Virginia. It also provides services through operating and maintenance contracts with municipal authorities and other parties including water and sewer line repair service and protection solutions to households. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Bryn Mawr, PA.


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                    Schwab U.S. Large-Cap ETF
                    iShares Russell 1000 ETF
                    Up to five ETFs with an Outperform Smart Score that hold WTRG. The ETFs are listed according to market value of WTRG within the ETF


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