▼ -0.08% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 8 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Essential Utilities in the last 3 months. The average price target is $47.33, with a high forecast of $50.00 and a low forecast of $45.00. The average price target represents a -0.08% upside from the last price of $47.37.
The current consensus among 8 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Essential Utilities.
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 a third-party. It serves approximately 3 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.