Essential Utilities Inc (WTRG) Dividend History

Last update 05/28/2022


Dividend Yield Summary

  2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022
Dividends 0.78 0.84 0.90 0.96 1.04 0.54
Average Price 33.38 35.18 40.60 44.18 47.29 47.88
Yield 2.34% 2.39% 2.22% 2.17% 2.20% 1.13%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2022 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2022-05-12
Dividend Pay Date

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 1.72
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 1.06
Dividend Cover 1.62 : 1
52-Week Projected Yield 2.32%
52-Week Trailing Yield 2.24%
6-Year Average Yield 2.04%
6-Year Dividend Change 35.90%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 5.98%
Number of Dividend Payments (2016-02-10 - 2022-05-12) 26

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2022-05-12 $0.27
2022-02-10 $0.27
2021-11-10 $0.27
2021-08-12 $0.27
2021-05-13 $0.25
2021-02-11 $0.25
2020-11-12 $0.25
2020-08-13 $0.25
2020-05-14 $0.23
2020-02-13 $0.23
2019-11-14 $0.23
2019-08-15 $0.23
2019-05-16 $0.22
2019-02-14 $0.22
2018-11-15 $0.22
2018-08-16 $0.22
2018-05-17 $0.20
2018-02-15 $0.20
2017-11-16 $0.20
2017-08-14 $0.20
2017-05-15 $0.19
2017-02-13 $0.19
2016-11-14 $0.19
2016-08-16 $0.19
2016-05-11 $0.18
2016-02-10 $0.18