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 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2020-- The board of directors of Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.2507 per share, payable Sept. 1, 2020 to all shareholders of record on Aug. 14, 2020 . The Sept. 2020 dividend will represent a 7% increase
25 Jun 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2020-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) expects to report earnings for the quarter ended June 30, 2020 following market close Aug. 5, 2020 . The company’s conference call with financial analysts will take place Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020 at 11 a.m.
16 Jun 2020
BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 16, 2020-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) announced today the appointment of Mike Turzai as general counsel for Peoples. Peoples, headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA , is the natural gas division of Essential Utilities .
06 May 2020
Essential closes on Peoples acquisition and secures financing BRYN MAWR, Pa. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2020-- Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE:WTRG) (“Essential”), formerly Aqua America Inc. , today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2020 .