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Essential Utilities Inc

$52.3

Earnings per share (EPS) Estimates

Earnings per share (EPS) estimates of the Essential Utilities Inc post its latest quarter earnings

EPS Estimate Current Quarter
0.31
EPS Estimate Current Year
0.31

Highlights

EPS Estimate Current Quarter:

Essential Utilities Inc’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current quarter stand at 0.31 - a -58.11% fall from last quarter’s estimates.

EPS Estimate Current Year:

Essential Utilities Inc’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current year stand at 0.31.

Key Ratios

Key ratios of the Essential Utilities Inc post its Q2 2022 earnings

Earning Per Share (EPS)
0.31
Return on Assets (ROA)
0.03
Return on Equity (ROE)
0.09
Dividend Per Share (DPS)
1.04

Highlights

Earning Per Share (EPS):

Essential Utilities Inc’s earning per share (EPS) fell -3.13% since last year same period to 0.31 in the Q2 2022. This indicates that the Essential Utilities Inc has generated -3.13% annual rate of fall in its earning per share (EPS) in the last 4 quarters.

Return on Assets (ROA):

Return on assets (ROA) indicates the profitability of the company in relation to its total assets. This ratio tells the financial health of the company. The higher the ROA, the better the company’s financial health. If any company has a ROA in the range of 5% to 20% - it is generally considered good. ROA above 20% is generally considered excellent. Essential Utilities Inc’s return on assets (ROA) stands at 0.03.

Earning Per Share (EPS):

The Return On Equity ratio indicates a company’s ability to turn equity capital received from shareholders into profits. ROE highlights the efficiency of equity capital in running the business. Generally, a return on equity in double digits is considered good. Essential Utilities Inc’s return on equity (ROE) stands at 0.09.

Dividend Per Share (DPS):

Essential Utilities Inc declared 1.04 dividend per share during the earnings announcement for Q2 2022.

Earnings Calendar

Earnings DateEstimated EPSReported EPSSurprise %
2022-05-10
0.74
0.76
2.7%

Company Information

Essential is one of the largest publicly traded water, wastewater and natural gas providers in the U.S., serving approximately 5 million people across 10 states under the Aqua and Peoples brands. Essential is committed to excellence in proactive infrastructure investment, regulatory expertise, operational efficiency and environmental stewardship. The company recognizes the importance water and natural gas play in everyday life and is proud to deliver safe, reliable services that contribute to the quality of life in the communities it serves.

Organisation
Essential Utilities Inc
Headquarters
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, United States
Employees
3.18K
Industry
Utilities
CEO
Christopher Franklin