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Essential Utilities, Inc. (WTRG)

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Trading Information

Stock Price History

Beta (5Y Monthly) 0.59
52-Week Change 3N/A
S&P500 52-Week Change 3N/A
52 Week High 353.93
52 Week Low 341.11
50-Day Moving Average 350.02
200-Day Moving Average 348.19

Share Statistics

Avg Vol (3 month) 3953.89k
Avg Vol (10 day) 31.06M
Shares Outstanding 5252.74M
Implied Shares Outstanding 6N/A
Float 8252.21M
% Held by Insiders 10.15%
% Held by Institutions 171.86%
Shares Short (Dec 30, 2021) 44.19M
Short Ratio (Dec 30, 2021) 43.67
Short % of Float (Dec 30, 2021) 41.84%
Short % of Shares Outstanding (Dec 30, 2021) 41.66%
Shares Short (prior month Nov 29, 2021) 42.83M

Dividends & Splits

Forward Annual Dividend Rate 41.07
Forward Annual Dividend Yield 42.12%
Trailing Annual Dividend Rate 31.02
Trailing Annual Dividend Yield 32.10%
5 Year Average Dividend Yield 42.21
Payout Ratio 462.21%
Dividend Date 3Nov 30, 2021
Ex-Dividend Date 4Nov 09, 2021
Last Split Factor 25:4
Last Split Date 3Sep 02, 2013

Financial Highlights

Fiscal Year

Fiscal Year Ends Dec 30, 2020
Most Recent Quarter (mrq)Sep 29, 2021


Profit Margin 23.00%
Operating Margin (ttm)33.91%

Management Effectiveness

Return on Assets (ttm)2.79%
Return on Equity (ttm)8.56%

Income Statement

Revenue (ttm)1.82B
Revenue Per Share (ttm)7.11
Quarterly Revenue Growth (yoy)3.80%
Gross Profit (ttm)808.12M
EBITDA 908.59M
Net Income Avi to Common (ttm)417.81M
Diluted EPS (ttm)1.63
Quarterly Earnings Growth (yoy)-9.40%

Balance Sheet

Total Cash (mrq)9.74M
Total Cash Per Share (mrq)0.04
Total Debt (mrq)5.78B
Total Debt/Equity (mrq)112.71
Current Ratio (mrq)0.68
Book Value Per Share (mrq)20.29

Cash Flow Statement

Operating Cash Flow (ttm)649.22M
Levered Free Cash Flow (ttm)-438.86M