WTRG Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.21%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $259,122.61

Essential Utilities Insider Trading History Chart

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Essential Utilities Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $34.36
Price Change: Price Decrease of -0.53 (-1.52%)
As of 04/12/2024 01:00 AM ET

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Essential Utilities Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
4/1/2024Robert A. RubinCAOSell5,565$37.21$207,073.6557,756View SEC Filing Icon  
6/14/2023Colleen ArnoldPresidentSell1,244$41.84$52,048.967,796View SEC Filing Icon  
3/8/2023Chris FranklinCEOBuy37,245$40.70$1,515,871.5037,245View SEC Filing Icon  
11/28/2022Ellen T. RuffDirectorSell8,560$47.96$410,537.6026,972View SEC Filing Icon  
12/8/2021Robert A. RubinCAOSell1,954$51.00$99,654.00View SEC Filing Icon  
8/30/2021Daniel SchullerEVPSell2,000$50.00$100,000.0041,684View SEC Filing Icon  
8/5/2021Chris FranklinCEOSell44,183$50.00$2,209,150.00131,519View SEC Filing Icon  
6/21/2021Robert A. RubinCAOSell2,200$47.00$103,400.0071,825View SEC Filing Icon  
5/27/2021Robert A. RubinCAOSell349$48.00$16,752.0074,025View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Essential Utilities (NYSE:WTRG)

74.78% of Essential Utilities stock is owned by institutions. Institutional ownership can be a sign of analyst confidence in the fundamentals of the stock.

Institutional Buying and Selling by Quarter

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Essential Utilities Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
4/12/2024Riverview Trust Co1,154$43K0.0%N/A0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/12/2024Gateway Investment Advisers LLC10,223$0.38M0.0%N/A0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/12/2024Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc.193,838$7.18M0.7%+3.7%0.071%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/11/2024Radnor Capital Management LLC59,352$2.20M0.4%-1.9%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/11/2024First Affirmative Financial Network7,910$0.29M0.2%+5.1%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/10/2024SOA Wealth Advisors LLC.705$26K0.0%-75.7%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/9/2024Farmers Trust Co.12,169$0.45M0.1%-89.7%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/9/2024Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV1,513$56K0.0%+112.8%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/5/2024CWM LLC10,604$0.39M0.0%+6.4%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
4/3/2024Peoples Bank KS17,249$0.64M0.5%-12.8%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/22/2024PNC Financial Services Group Inc.196,873$7.35M0.0%+3.2%0.072%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/11/2024Vanguard Group Inc.27,992,080$1.05B0.0%+3.0%10.242%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/8/2024Trust Co. of Vermont1,875$70K0.0%-37.9%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
3/1/2024Goldman Sachs Group Inc.857,337$32.02M0.0%-20.1%0.314%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/28/2024American International Group Inc.339,396$12.68M0.1%-1.0%0.124%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/28/2024EP Wealth Advisors LLC6,148$0.23M0.0%-8.7%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/26/2024Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky77,899$2.91M0.0%-4.8%0.029%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/21/2024V Square Quantitative Management LLC3,137$0.12M0.0%+49.7%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2024Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD124,525$4.65M0.0%+10.3%0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2024DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main97,333$3.64M0.0%+70.9%0.036%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2024Sanibel Captiva Trust Company Inc.6,157$0.23M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2024Harbour Investments Inc.2,062$77K0.0%-17.8%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/16/2024Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio103,626$3.87M0.0%+2.9%0.038%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV35,718$1.33M0.0%-2.7%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Virtue Capital Management LLC9,023$0.34M0.1%-53.6%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024NFJ Investment Group LLC260,524$9.73M0.3%+4.3%0.095%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Legal & General Group Plc3,483,250$130.10M0.0%+19.4%1.275%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Barclays PLC442,393$16.53M0.0%+87.1%0.162%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Andra AP fonden98,400$3.68M0.2%+58.5%0.036%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Vanguard Group Inc.27,991,977$1.05B0.0%+3.0%10.247%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Voloridge Investment Management LLC57,752$2.16M0.0%N/A0.021%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Voya Investment Management LLC76,897$2.87M0.0%-2.9%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Nuveen Asset Management LLC679,341$25.37M0.0%-3.5%0.249%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Occudo Quantitative Strategies LP51,716$1.93M0.3%N/A0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD124,525$4.65M0.0%+10.3%0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Profund Advisors LLC7,541$0.28M0.0%+15.0%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Public Sector Pension Investment Board23,643$0.88M0.0%-25.3%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Freedom Investment Management Inc.59,150$2.21M0.2%-6.6%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Gotham Asset Management LLC158,374$5.92M0.1%+787.3%0.058%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Baird Financial Group Inc.44,697$1.67M0.0%-22.7%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Bridgefront Capital LLC8,381$0.31M0.2%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Cohen & Steers Inc.1,493,108$55.77M0.1%-36.2%0.547%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/15/2024Comerica Bank118,153$4.41M0.0%+1.4%0.043%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Royal Bank of Canada353,277$13.20M0.0%-5.2%0.129%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Pathstone Holdings LLC22,643$0.85M0.0%N/A0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Kestra Advisory Services LLC34,930$1.31M0.0%-33.6%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Point72 Asset Management L.P.1,025,238$38.29M0.1%-23.5%0.375%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Point72 Europe London LLP16,159$0.60M0.1%N/A0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Creative Planning75,525$2.82M0.0%-12.4%0.028%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Jacobi Capital Management LLC62,071$2.32M0.2%+5.1%0.023%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Ethic Inc.59,176$2.21M0.1%+67.2%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024BOKF NA44,326$1.66M0.0%N/A0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Balyasny Asset Management L.P.7,104$0.27M0.0%-98.8%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Cullen Capital Management LLC13,411$0.50M0.0%+30.0%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Cresset Asset Management LLC6,760$0.25M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024State of Tennessee Treasury Department99,268$3.71M0.0%-34.9%0.036%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Verition Fund Management LLC38,100$1.42M0.0%-92.1%0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Elo Mutual Pension Insurance Co21,938$0.82M0.0%+4.4%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Sei Investments Co.169,810$6.34M0.0%-19.5%0.062%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Shell Asset Management Co.14,581$0.55M0.0%-20.2%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024CoreCommodity Management LLC130,859$4.89M1.5%N/A0.048%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Thematics Asset Management571,933$21.36M0.9%-0.1%0.209%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Schroder Investment Management Group21,095$0.79M0.0%N/A0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024Prudential PLC149,722$5.59M0.1%+201.5%0.055%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/14/2024CenterBook Partners LP33,494$1.25M0.2%+29.9%0.012%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Vinva Investment Management Ltd5,589$0.21M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Envestnet Asset Management Inc.55,525$2.07M0.0%+0.5%0.020%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Stephens Inc. AR67,039$2.50M0.0%-2.1%0.025%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Northern Trust Corp3,337,735$124.66M0.0%-1.4%1.222%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024American International Group Inc.339,396$12.68M0.1%-1.0%0.124%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Cibc World Markets Corp7,000$0.26M0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Magellan Asset Management Ltd199,790$7.46M0.1%+1.2%0.073%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Gabelli Funds LLC501,932$18.75M0.1%-0.1%0.184%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Cetera Advisor Networks LLC35,869$1.34M0.0%+2.4%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.6,408$0.24M0.0%-4.6%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Crossmark Global Holdings Inc.19,083$0.71M0.0%-5.2%0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Tower Research Capital LLC TRC 33,960$1.27M0.0%+688.5%0.012%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Eisler Capital UK Ltd.7,683$0.29M0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024First Trust Advisors LP1,519,001$56.74M0.1%+6.0%0.556%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Goldman Sachs Group Inc.857,337$32.02M0.0%-20.1%0.314%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC30,030$1.12M0.0%-4.8%0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Belpointe Asset Management LLC17,521$0.65M0.1%+3.9%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024CIBC Asset Management Inc13,868$0.52M0.0%-4.3%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company 211,272$7.89M0.0%+0.4%0.077%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024Jones Financial Companies Lllp53,817$2.01M0.0%+5,069.7%0.020%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024KBC Group NV272,735$10.19M0.0%+103.8%0.100%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024TFG Advisers LLC40,376$1.51M0.6%-4.6%0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/13/2024California State Teachers Retirement System546,273$20.40M0.0%+17.2%0.200%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Tradition Wealth Management LLC955$36K0.0%+246.0%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Cbre Investment Management Listed Real Assets LLC101,503$3.79M0.1%+12.7%0.037%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Bank of Nova Scotia13,606$0.51M0.0%+82.5%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Capstone Investment Advisors LLC7,637$0.29M0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Treasurer of the State of North Carolina107,688$4.02M0.0%+1.0%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Fiduciary Trust Co15,350$0.57M0.0%-3.6%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Allianz Asset Management GmbH274,213$10.24M0.0%+261.5%0.100%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Stifel Financial Corp178,243$6.66M0.0%-0.2%0.065%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024TD Asset Management Inc23,466$0.88M0.0%+29.9%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC21,567$0.81M0.0%-3.4%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024United Services Automobile Association17,629$0.66M0.0%+8.4%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
2/12/2024Mitchell Sinkler & Starr PA39,070$1.46M0.3%+20.8%0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
Data available starting January 2016

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Essential Utilities logo
Essential Utilities, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates regulated utilities that provide water, wastewater, or natural gas services in the United States. The company operates through Regulated Water and Regulated Natural Gas segments. It offers water services through operating and maintenance contract with municipal authorities and other parties. In addition, the company provides utility service line protection solutions and repair services to households. It serves approximately 5.5 million residential water, commercial water, fire protection, industrial water, wastewater, and other water and utility customers in Pennsylvania, Ohio, Texas, Illinois, North Carolina, New Jersey, Indiana, Virginia, and Kentucky under the Aqua and Peoples brands. The company was formerly known as Aqua America, Inc. and changed its name to Essential Utilities, Inc. in February 2020. Essential Utilities, Inc. was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.
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Today's Range

Now: $34.36
Low: $34.29
High: $34.98

50 Day Range

MA: $35.76
Low: $34.19
High: $37.05

52 Week Range

Now: $34.36
Low: $32.07
High: $44.18

Volume

1,470,819 shs

Average Volume

1,607,510 shs

Market Capitalization

$9.40 billion

P/E Ratio

18.47

Dividend Yield

3.52%

Beta

0.82

Who are the company insiders with the largest holdings of Essential Utilities?

Essential Utilities' top insider shareholders include:
  1. Robert A Rubin (CAO)
  2. Chris Franklin (CEO)
  3. Ellen T Ruff (Director)
  4. Colleen Arnold (President)
Learn More about top insider investors at Essential Utilities.

Who are the major institutional investors of Essential Utilities?

Essential Utilities' top institutional shareholders include:
  1. Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc. — 0.07%
  2. Radnor Capital Management LLC — 0.02%
  3. Peoples Bank KS — 0.01%
  4. Farmers Trust Co. — 0.00%
  5. CWM LLC — 0.00%
  6. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC — 0.00%
Learn More about top institutional investors of Essential Utilities stock.

Which major investors are selling Essential Utilities stock?

During the last quarter, WTRG stock was sold by these institutional investors:
  1. Farmers Trust Co.
  2. Peoples Bank KS
  3. SOA Wealth Advisors LLC.
  4. Radnor Capital Management LLC
During the previous year, company insiders that have sold Essential Utilities company stock include:
  1. Robert A Rubin (CAO)
  2. Chris Franklin (CEO)
Learn More investors selling Essential Utilities stock.

Which major investors are buying Essential Utilities stock?

In the previous quarter, WTRG stock was purchased by institutional investors including:
  1. Gateway Investment Advisers LLC
  2. Folger Nolan Fleming Douglas Capital Management Inc.
  3. Riverview Trust Co
  4. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV
  5. CWM LLC
  6. First Affirmative Financial Network