WTRG Insider Trading

Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.17%
Insider Buying (Last 12 Months): $0.00
Insider Selling (Last 12 Months): $510,191.60

Essential Utilities Insider Trading History Chart

This chart shows the insider buying and selling history at Essential Utilities by year and by quarter.

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Essential Utilities Share Price & Price History

Current Price: $47.99
Price Change: Price Increase of +0.03 (0.06%)
As of 12/7/2022 02:52 PM ET

This chart shows the closing price history over time for WTRG up to the past year.

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Essential Utilities Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
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  
12/23/2020Robert A. RubinCAOSell1,300$46.00$59,800.0073,822View SEC Filing Icon  
11/9/2020Chris FranklinCEOSell34,001$45.78$1,556,565.78144,768View SEC Filing Icon  
11/9/2020Richard Scott FoxCOOSell5,310$45.70$242,667.0021,424View SEC Filing Icon  
8/7/2020Chris FranklinCEOSell21,869$46.50$1,016,908.50144,768View SEC Filing Icon  
7/22/2020Richard Scott FoxCOOSell1,000$45.00$45,000.0026,734View SEC Filing Icon  
6/4/2020Matthew RhodesEVPSell3,000$45.55$136,650.0015,468View SEC Filing Icon  
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SEC Filings (Institutional Ownership Changes) for Essential Utilities (NYSE:WTRG)

69.79% 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

This chart shows the instiutional buying and selling at WTRG by year and by quarter.

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Essential Utilities Institutional Trading History

Reporting DateHedge FundShares HeldMarket Value% of PortfolioQuarterly Change in SharesOwnership in CompanyDetails
12/6/2022Charter Oak Capital Management LLC6,609$0.27M0.0%-3.2%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/5/2022Centaurus Financial Inc.5,246$0.22M0.0%+7.7%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
12/1/2022Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.37,360$1.55M0.0%-1.7%0.014%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/23/2022Toroso Investments LLC12,690$0.53M0.0%+274.2%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/22/2022Teachers Retirement System of The State of Kentucky34,525$1.43M0.0%N/A0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/21/2022California State Teachers Retirement System461,231$19.09M0.0%-0.8%0.176%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/17/2022M&T Bank Corp77,228$3.20M0.0%+0.5%0.029%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Liberty One Investment Management LLC20,225$0.84M0.1%-9.5%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Glenmede Trust Co. NA42,642$1.76M0.0%-1.9%0.016%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Captrust Financial Advisors8,420$0.35M0.0%+4.1%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Balyasny Asset Management LLC645,930$26.73M0.1%N/A0.246%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Baird Financial Group Inc.48,241$2M0.0%-2.8%0.018%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC24,317$1.01M0.0%N/A0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022First Business Financial Services Inc.26,985$1.12M0.2%+3.7%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022Jane Street Group LLC22,459$0.93M0.0%+280.4%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022United Services Automobile Association25,793$1.07M0.0%+4.8%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/16/2022BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC319,707$13.23M0.0%N/A0.122%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Neuberger Berman Group LLC21,600$0.89M0.0%+6.8%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Virtue Capital Management LLC27,864$1.15M0.2%+42.4%0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Alliancebernstein L.P.373,954$15.47M0.0%-14.0%0.143%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022State Street Corp13,295,529$550.17M0.0%+1.1%5.069%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Blume Capital Management Inc.8,810$0.37M0.1%-5.4%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio128,394$5.31M0.0%-31.0%0.049%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV44,116$1.83M0.0%+63.2%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Thrivent Financial for Lutherans97,361$4.03M0.0%+48.8%0.037%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C.165,879$6.86M0.1%+0.8%0.063%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Twinbeech Capital LP67,931$2.81M0.1%N/A0.026%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Two Sigma Investments LP28,539$1.18M0.0%N/A0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Teza Capital Management LLC8,469$0.35M0.1%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Tortoise Index Solutions LLC49,643$2.05M0.4%+8.9%0.019%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022UBS Asset Management Americas Inc.1,331,205$55.09M0.0%+0.4%0.508%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Unigestion Holding SA11,570$0.49M0.0%-40.6%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Vanguard Group Inc.26,324,563$1.09B0.0%+2.5%10.036%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Pathstone Family Office LLC14,398$0.60M0.0%+13.0%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Prelude Capital Management LLC5,398$0.22M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD108,371$4.49M0.0%-68.5%0.041%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Putnam Investments LLC69,586$2.88M0.0%N/A0.027%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Quantamental Technologies LLC10,360$0.43M0.2%N/A0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Kepos Capital LP3,182$0.13M0.0%+129.4%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Lido Advisors LLC16,315$0.68M0.0%N/A0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt1,300$54K0.0%-82.2%0.000%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Marshall Wace LLP102,688$4.25M0.0%+168.3%0.039%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Echo Street Capital Management LLC6,048$0.25M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Electron Capital Partners LLC708,649$29.32M1.3%-24.1%0.270%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Ellis Investment Partners LLC3,536$0.15M0.0%-16.1%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Engineers Gate Manager LP47,897$1.98M0.1%+290.0%0.018%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Ensign Peak Advisors Inc106,210$4.40M0.0%-19.8%0.040%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Ethic Inc.7,497$0.31M0.0%+56.0%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Federated Hermes Inc.39,238$1.62M0.0%-48.2%0.015%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022First Manhattan Co.235,146$9.73M0.0%-7.8%0.090%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022First Trust Advisors LP1,182,690$48.94M0.1%-1.9%0.451%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Financial Architects Inc22,721$0.94M0.2%N/A0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Bank of New York Mellon Corp2,844,076$117.69M0.0%+9.6%1.084%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Belpointe Asset Management LLC15,171$0.63M0.0%+2.9%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022BlackRock Inc.27,626,496$1.14B0.0%+2.0%10.533%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Cohen & Steers Inc.1,699,648$70.33M0.2%+54.1%0.648%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/15/2022Commonwealth Equity Services LLC277,189$11.47M0.0%-0.8%0.106%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022United Capital Financial Advisers LLC14,333$0.59M0.0%-3.6%0.005%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC25,682$1.06M0.1%+487.0%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Macquarie Group Ltd.1,158,049$47.82M0.1%-28.9%0.442%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Royal Bank of Canada319,406$13.22M0.0%+7.4%0.122%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Eaton Vance Management308,726$12.78M0.0%-3.0%0.118%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022LMR Partners LLP80,000$3.31M0.1%N/A0.031%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Point72 Hong Kong Ltd8,850$0.37M0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Point72 Asset Management L.P.210,811$8.72M0.0%-55.3%0.080%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC187,952$7.78M0.0%+216.7%0.072%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Guggenheim Capital LLC120,200$4.97M0.0%+47.9%0.046%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Wealthstar Advisors LLC7,330$0.30M0.1%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022PDT Partners LLC6,779$0.28M0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Renaissance Technologies LLC231,390$9.58M0.0%-1.8%0.088%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Verition Fund Management LLC15,780$0.65M0.0%+16.9%0.006%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Boothbay Fund Management LLC20,148$0.83M0.0%+58.0%0.008%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Nations Financial Group Inc. IA ADV5,866$0.24M0.0%+16.5%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022HBK Sorce Advisory LLC7,760$0.32M0.0%-4.8%0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022ELCO Management Co. LLC28,771$1.19M0.9%-2.4%0.011%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Nuveen Asset Management LLC912,892$37.78M0.0%+4.1%0.348%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Cbre Investment Management Listed Real Assets LLC750,068$31.04M0.6%+2.0%0.286%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022AXA S.A.255,152$10.56M0.0%+63.6%0.097%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund44,562$1.84M0.0%+151.8%0.017%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Aviva PLC226,793$9.39M0.1%-31.1%0.086%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Exos TFP Holdings LLC1,620$67K0.0%N/A0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Haverford Trust Co34,294$1.42M0.0%-8.7%0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Itau Unibanco Holding S.A.2,187$90K0.0%+505.8%0.001%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022FORA Capital LLC17,065$0.71M0.1%N/A0.007%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Maryland Capital Management6,951$0.29M0.0%N/A0.003%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022MetLife Investment Management LLC153,011$6.33M0.0%+2.2%0.058%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Hsbc Holdings PLC65,654$2.75M0.0%+82.8%0.025%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Prudential PLC26,321$1.09M0.0%+4.2%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Pictet Asset Management SA5,816,504$240.69M0.4%+0.5%2.218%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Cipher Capital LP35,198$1.46M0.2%N/A0.013%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ 4,293$0.18M0.0%N/A0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Oppenheimer & Co. Inc.5,840$0.24M0.0%-59.8%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022CenterBook Partners LP26,456$1.10M0.2%+17.0%0.010%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/14/2022Brown Advisory Inc.110,238$4.56M0.0%+3.3%0.042%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Envestnet Asset Management Inc.46,224$1.91M0.0%+9.7%0.018%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Bigelow Investment Advisors LLC5,714$0.24M0.1%-5.0%0.002%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp24,550$1.02M0.0%-11.6%0.009%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Sigma Planning Corp11,250$0.47M0.0%+25.1%0.004%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Credit Suisse AG324,982$13.45M0.0%+8.0%0.124%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
11/10/2022Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd.56,890$2.35M0.0%+8.6%0.022%Search for SEC Filing on Google Icon
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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. It offers water services through operating and maintenance contract with municipal authorities and other parties. The company also provides non-utility raw water supply services for firms in the natural gas drilling industry; and water and sewer line protection solutions, and repair services to households through a third-party. It serves approximately 7.5 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, West 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: $47.99
Low: $47.75
High: $48.30

50 Day Range

MA: $44.20
Low: $39.41
High: $48.67

52 Week Range

Now: $47.99
Low: $38.50
High: $53.93

Volume

21,919 shs

Average Volume

941,436 shs

Market Capitalization

$12.59 billion

P/E Ratio

27.11

Dividend Yield

2.39%

Beta

0.78

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

Essential Utilities' top insider shareholders include:
  1. Chris Franklin (CEO)
  2. Robert A Rubin (CAO)
  3. Daniel Schuller (EVP)
  4. Ellen T Ruff (Director)
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. BlackRock Inc. — 10.53%
  2. Vanguard Group Inc. — 10.04%
  3. State Street Corp — 5.07%
  4. Pictet Asset Management SA — 2.22%
  5. Impax Asset Management Group plc — 1.72%
  6. Bank of New York Mellon Corp — 1.08%
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. Bank of Montreal Can
  2. Macquarie Group Ltd.
  3. Point72 Asset Management L.P.
  4. Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD
  5. Electron Capital Partners LLC
  6. Impax Asset Management Group plc
  7. AEGON ASSET MANAGEMENT UK Plc
  8. New York State Common Retirement Fund
During the previous year, company insiders that have sold Essential Utilities company stock include:
  1. Chris Franklin (CEO)
  2. Robert A Rubin (CAO)
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. Great West Life Assurance Co. Can
  2. Balyasny Asset Management LLC
  3. Vanguard Group Inc.
  4. Cohen & Steers Inc.
  5. BlackRock Inc.
  6. BNP Paribas Arbitrage SNC
  7. Bank of New York Mellon Corp
  8. Citadel Advisors LLC