WTRG

$39.19
-$0.58 (-1.5%)
Closing price September 18, 2020
If elected, Joe Biden has said he will spend $2 trillion over four years on repairs to the country's aging infrastructure. Included in his plan are updates and replacements for U.S. drinking and...
Investors are willing to pay up handily for water. Essential Utilities may be the last cheap stock for investors who want to own a major water utility stock.
The run-up in equity prices related to the COVID-19 outbreak combined with the federal government's efforts to soften the financial damage due to the pandemic have driven equity prices sharply...
Wednesday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades included Apple, AT&T, CenturyLink, Fortinet, Gap, GW Pharma, Halliburton, Marvell, Schlumberger, Wells Fargo and Western Digital.
Publicly traded water supply and services companies offer investors a safe, if not glamorous, sector that pays more interest than a savings or money market account.
Utility companies are among the favorite defensive investments during periods of financial turmoil. Utilities may have even more value to investors as the world struggles to escape from the COVID-19...
When the economy began to face an instant recession from the coronavirus, even before the name COVID-19 became labeled a pandemic, the phenomena of buying defensive stocks was thrown out the window....
Defensive stocks are supposed to hold up well in rocky markets. When the markets get so bad that everything becomes a source of funds for needed cash and liquidity, even the most defensive stocks can...