Technical Analysis for WTRG - Essential Utilities, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
B 39.67 0.66% 0.26
WTRG closed up 0.66 percent on Friday, May 17, 2024, on 59 percent of normal volume. Due to the stock's strong uptrend, it may remain overbought for a while. So, if you're looking for a reason to sell, don't put too much weight on it being overbought.
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ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Up

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.00%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Up 4 Days in a Row Strength 0.00%
Pocket Pivot Bullish Swing Setup 0.66%
NR7 Range Contraction 0.66%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 0.66%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.66%
Up 3 Days in a Row Strength 0.66%
Gapped Up Strength 0.69%
Overbought Stochastic Strength 0.69%

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Essential Utilities, Inc. Description

Essential Utilities, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates regulated utilities that provide water or wastewater services in the United States. It offers water services through operating and maintenance contracts 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 third-party. It serves approximately three 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, and Virginia. 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.


Sector: Utilities
Industry: Utilities - Regulated Water
Keywords: Water Public Utility Water Services Water Industry Water Supply Wastewater Services Natural Gas Drilling Natural Gas Drilling Industry Regulated Utilities

Is WTRG a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 41.843
52 Week Low 31.2606
Average Volume 1,557,952
200-Day Moving Average 35.57
50-Day Moving Average 36.41
20-Day Moving Average 37.69
10-Day Moving Average 38.96
Average True Range 0.67
RSI (14) 76.69
ADX 33.31
+DI 34.03
-DI 9.96
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs) 37.77
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs) 36.31
Upper Bollinger Bands 40.48
Lower Bollinger Band 34.90
Percent B (%b) 0.86
BandWidth 14.79
MACD Line 1.03
MACD Signal Line 0.85
MACD Histogram 0.1838
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 10.84 Billion
Num Shares 273 Million
EPS 1.80
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 22.04
Price-to-Sales 4.25
Price-to-Book 1.63
PEG Ratio 2.33
Dividend 1.17
Dividend Yield 2.95%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 40.35
Resistance 3 (R3) 40.27 39.98 40.23
Resistance 2 (R2) 39.98 39.80 40.01 40.19
Resistance 1 (R1) 39.82 39.70 39.90 39.90 40.16
Pivot Point 39.53 39.53 39.57 39.56 39.53
Support 1 (S1) 39.37 39.35 39.45 39.45 39.18
Support 2 (S2) 39.08 39.25 39.11 39.15
Support 3 (S3) 38.92 39.08 39.11
Support 4 (S4) 39.00