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Press Releases

Browse the press releases below for the latest announcements from Essential Utilities, parent company to the Aqua water and Peoples natural gas utilities.

04 Aug 2021
Earns $0.32 earnings per share; reaffirms annual earnings guidance Publishes 2020 ESG report BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2021-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) (“Essential”), today reported results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2021 .
22 Jul 2021
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 22, 2021-- Aqua Pennsylvania , an Essential Utilities company, today celebrated the official opening of its high-tech environmental laboratory with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. The 14,700-square-foot laboratory is more than double the size of the previous lab
02 Jul 2021
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 2, 2021-- The board of directors of Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2682 per share, payable Sept. 1, 2021 to all shareholders of record on Aug. 13, 2021 . The Sept.
23 Jun 2021
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 23, 2021-- First paragraph, first sentence of release dated June 23, 2021 , should read: ...following market close on Aug. 4, 2021 . (instead of ...following market close on Aug. 5, 2021 .). The updated release reads: ESSENTIAL UTILITIES TO REPORT EARNINGS FOR
05 May 2021
Earns $0.72 earnings per share; reaffirms annual earnings guidance BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 5, 2021-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) (“Essential”), today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021 . “We are pleased with our strong financial results for the first