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CMS Energy Company Profile (NYSE:CMS)

Consensus Ratings for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Rating(s), 4 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $72.44 (61.55% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/18/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016SunTrustLower Price Target$43.00 -> $42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/4/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$40.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$39.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/3/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$42.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/8/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/8/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetHold$35.25 -> $38.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/3/2015N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuy$171.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/3/2015Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$160.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/5/2015Sanlam SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/24/2015Wells FargoDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/22/2015KeyBancLower Price TargetOverweight$38.00 -> $35.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/9/2015RBC CapitalDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$37.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/30/2014 forward)
Earnings History for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/28/2016        
4/28/2016Q116$0.61$0.59$2.29 billion$1.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2016Q415$0.38$0.38$1.84 billion$1.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2015Q315$0.49$0.53$1.57 billion$1.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015Q215$0.33$0.25$1.48 billion$1.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015Q115$0.66$0.73$2.31 billion$2.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/29/2015Q414$0.36$0.37$1.54 billion$1.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014Q314$0.41$0.37$1.52 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2014Q214$0.26$0.30$1.38 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/24/2014Q1$0.62$0.75$2.24 billion$2.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/30/2014Q413$0.37$0.37$1.90 billion$1.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2013Q313$0.47$0.46$1.59 billion$1.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.35$0.29$1.36 billion$1.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.50$0.53$1.97 billion$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.24$0.25$1.82 billion$1.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/25/2012$0.55$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/26/2012$0.36$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2012$0.41$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/23/2012$0.15$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/27/2011$0.52$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/28/2011$0.27$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/28/2011$0.46$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2011$0.21$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q3 20161$0.65$0.65$0.65
Q4 20161$0.46$0.46$0.46
Q1 20171$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q2 20171$0.33$0.33$0.33
Q3 20171$0.69$0.69$0.69
Q4 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q1 20181$0.66$0.66$0.66
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS)
Annual Dividend:$1.24
Dividend Yield:2.77%
Payout Ratio:61.39%
Dividend Growth:6.50% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/21/2016quarterly$0.313.13%5/4/20165/6/20165/31/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2016quarterly$0.313.17%2/3/20162/5/20162/29/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/16/2015quarterly$0.293.17%11/4/201511/6/201511/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/13/2015quarterly$0.293.44%8/5/20158/7/20158/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/13/2015quarterly$0.293.33%5/6/20155/8/20155/29/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2015quarterly$0.293.1%2/4/20152/6/20152/27/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/17/2014quarterly$0.273.44%11/5/201411/7/201411/26/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/14/2014quarterly$0.273.57%7/30/20148/1/20148/29/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/14/2014quarterly$0.273.6%4/30/20145/2/20145/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2014quarterly$0.274.07%2/5/20142/7/20142/28/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2013quarterly$0.263.69%10/30/201311/1/201311/27/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2013quarterly$0.263.63%7/31/20138/2/20138/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/15/2013quarterly$0.263.56%5/1/20135/3/20135/31/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/25/2013quarterly$0.264.04%2/6/20132/8/20132/28/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/25/2016Daniel J MaloneSVPSell3,639$40.95$149,017.05View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/24/2016John G RussellCEOSell196,000$41.04$8,043,840.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/4/2016Thomas J WebbCFOSell100,000$41.52$4,152,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/9/2016David G MengebierSVPSell5,125$41.06$210,432.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/8/2016Glenn P BarbaCAOSell9,000$40.75$366,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/8/2016Myrna SotoDirectorBuy1,000$40.74$40,740.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2016David G MengebierSVPSell5,125$39.86$204,282.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/16/2016John M ButlerSVPSell20,000$39.13$782,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/20/2015Daniel J MaloneSVPSell4,508$35.66$160,755.28View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/17/2015David G MengebierSVPSell8,400$35.31$296,604.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/6/2015William D HarveyDirectorBuy3,000$34.17$102,510.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2015David G MengebierSVPSell8,986$33.32$299,413.52View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/28/2015Garrick J RochowVPSell10,000$34.76$347,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/25/2015John B YasinskyDirectorSell7,387$35.61$263,051.07View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/18/2015Glenn P BarbaCAOSell16,000$35.15$562,400.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/12/2015John M ButlerSVPSell20,000$35.50$710,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/11/2015William D HarveyDirectorBuy2,000$35.71$71,420.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/28/2014David G MengebierSVPSell4,000$31.86$127,440.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2014John B YasinskyDirectorSell5,000$29.35$146,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/5/2014David G MengebierSVPSell1,745$28.77$50,203.65View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/4/2014Catherine M ReynoldsSVPSell5,000$28.40$142,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
4/29/2014David MengebierSVPSell3,100$29.91$92,721.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/4/2014James BrunnerSVPSell10,000$28.52$285,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/11/2014John ButlerSVPSell10,000$27.88$278,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/29/2013David G MengebierSVPSell2,000$27.95$55,900.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/23/2013Glenn BarbaCAOSell10,000$26.85$268,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/20/2013David MengebierSVPSell3,000$27.04$81,120.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/16/2013Laura WrightDirectorBuy3,000$26.86$80,580.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2013James BrunnerSVPSell10,000$27.78$277,800.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2013John ButlerSVPSell10,000$28.02$280,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2013John G RussellCEOSell250,000$28.75$7,187,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/21/2013Thomas J WebbCFOSell40,000$28.79$1,151,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/14/2013David G MengebierSVPSell4,000$28.50$114,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/26/2013James E BrunnerSVPSell50,000$26.17$1,308,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/21/2012John M ButlerSVPSell10,000$23.12$231,200.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS)
DateHeadline
06/29/16 03:12 PMCMS Energy : Consumers Energy Rolling Out New Mobile Command Centers to Improve Emergency Response
06/29/16 11:23 AMClinton's tech tour: STEM, broadband and selfies - Politico
06/28/16 08:22 PMJpmorgan Chase & Company Increased Cms Energy Corp (NYSE:CMS) by $104.58 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 03:14 PMViewpoint: ​Keep Massachusetts an energy innovation leader - Boston Business Journal
06/28/16 03:14 PMReport: DTE, Consumers rank middle of pack nationally for renewable energy - Crain's Detroit Business
06/28/16 03:14 PMCMS Energy Corp (NYSE:CMS): Might be a Great Pick - Street Report
06/28/16 08:11 AMCMS Energy Becomes #162 Most Shorted S&P 500 Component, Replacing Kohl's
06/27/16 07:50 AMConsumers Energy : Rolling Out New Mobile Command Centers to Improve Emergency Response
06/27/16 05:10 AMConsumers Energy Rolling Out New Mobile Command Centers to Improve Emergency Response - [at noodls] - JACKSON, Mich., June 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy has developed two new specially equipped vehicles to help keep its safety promise to Michigan. The two mobile command centers were designed ...
06/26/16 03:00 PMCms Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) Shorted Shares Increased By 2.37% - Engelwood Daily
06/26/16 03:00 PMMassive Detrick Solar Array Only Fraction of Army's Renewable Energy Capacity - Armed with Science
06/26/16 08:24 AMBrexit impact on Capital Region employers like GE, National Grid unclear - Albany Times Union
06/26/16 08:24 AMInside the Deal That Shaped San Diego County's Power Picture - KQED
06/26/16 08:24 AMWind turbine blades could be beginning of Saginaw River as a cargo port - MLive.com
06/25/16 07:09 AMAmerican Drivers Regain Appetite for Gas Guzzlers - New York Times
06/25/16 07:09 AMAverage investors shouldn't panic over Brexit storm - The Detroit News
06/25/16 07:09 AMSolar energy could be on menu for co-op customers - Journalscene.com
06/24/16 07:03 AMCourt rulings put AEP, consumers at odds over charges - Columbus Dispatch
06/23/16 04:46 PMWhy the climate change fight needs a new type of entrepreneur - University of California
06/23/16 04:46 PMClouds appear - The Economist
06/23/16 04:46 PMThis Startup Wants You To Have Your Disposable Spoon And Eat It, Too - NPR
06/23/16 04:46 PMNew Broker Ratings For CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) - FTSE News
06/23/16 03:10 PMCMS ENERGY CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
06/22/16 08:34 PMIndustry Initiative on Set-Top Box Efficiency Named Environmental Leader Project of the Year - Business Wire (press release)
06/22/16 08:34 PMIllinois looks to data access for energy savings - Midwest Energy News
06/22/16 08:34 PMObama signs TSCA reform into law - Environment & Energy Publishing
06/22/16 03:27 PMConsumers Energy : Spends Nearly $200 Million with West Michigan Companies in Last Year, Driving Economic Growth
06/22/16 03:27 PMCMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) Short Ratio At 4.03
06/22/16 09:09 AMConsumers Energy Spends Nearly $200 Million with West Michigan Companies in Last Year, Driving Economic Growth - [at noodls] - GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., June 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers Energy is helping to drive West Michigan economic growth by spending nearly $200 million with West Michigan companies over the past year. The ...
06/22/16 08:00 AMCounty Moves Ahead with Plan to Form Energy Purchasing Co-op - Patch.com
06/22/16 08:00 AMNest Thermostats Can Now React to Changing Energy Prices - Fortune
06/22/16 08:00 AMMerkley: Rural co-ops gain $52 million for energy efficiency loans - KTVZ
06/22/16 08:00 AMTesla dangles $2.8B to bring SolarCity into its orbit - Fox News
06/20/16 03:15 PMEfforts would drastically overhaul state energy policy - Crain's Detroit Business
06/20/16 03:15 PMCalifornia Inc.: SoCal grocery stores face strike vote - Los Angeles Times
06/20/16 03:15 PMTo Master Branding, "Build Patterns Not Stamps" - Co.Design (blog)
06/20/16 03:15 PMReport: Neiman Marcus looking for a buyer or investor - Dallas Business Journal
06/20/16 03:15 PMGoing Solar Isn't Green if You Cut Down Tons of Trees - Slate Magazine
06/20/16 03:15 PMConsumers Energy taking Tuscola Co. to court over wind turbine taxes - Tuscola Today (subscription)
06/20/16 05:00 AMConsumers Energy Offers Tips to Help Households, Businesses Cut Down on Energy Costs as Temperatures Rise - [PR Newswire] - JACKSON, Mich., June 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- As the start of summer brings high temperatures across Michigan, Consumers Energy is letting residents and business owners know they can take many simple steps to lower energy costs and still stay cool. "People should know they have the power to reduce their energy use and manage their monthly energy costs, even during the hottest times of the year," said Brian Rich, Consumers Energy's incoming senior vice president of customer experience and chief information officer. If you have central air conditioning, clean leaves and debris from the unit and away from the compressor because they can block airflow.
06/18/16 07:54 AMTulare County jobless rate falls to 9.5 percent - Visalia Times-Delta
06/18/16 07:54 AMThe evolution of the mobile payment - TechCrunch
06/18/16 07:54 AMCal-ISO: There's Enough Energy for Heat Wave, But Still Conserve -- Just In Case - Patch.com
06/18/16 07:54 AMTeam USA Athletes Switch Sports in New Milk Life Spots - AdAge.com (blog)
06/18/16 07:54 AMStanford researchers find new way of making hydrogen fuel from water and improve grid-scale batteries - Stanford University News
06/18/16 07:54 AMBiggest U.S. airlines miss cheapest jet fuel prices in 12 years - Chicago Tribune
06/18/16 07:54 AM10 Ways to Save Energy and Reduce Utility Bills - U.S. News & World Report
06/17/16 03:08 PMFederal Regulators Should (Again) Block FirstEnergy's Sneaky Attempts to Evade Oversight - Environmental Defense Fund (blog)
06/17/16 03:08 PMPeople -- David Sweet -- PA PUC, Keith Meyer -- Alaska Gasline - Natural Gas Intelligence
06/17/16 03:08 PMSiemens, Gamesa Merge Units to Form World's Biggest Wind-Turbine Maker - Bloomberg
About CMS Energy

CMS Energy logoCMS Energy Corporation (CMS Energy) is an energy company operating primarily in Michigan. The Company operates in three segments, which include Consumers Electric Utility, Consumers Gas Utility and Enterprises (non-utility operations and investments). CMS Energy, through its subsidiaries and equity investments, is engaged primarily in independent power production and owns power generation facilities fueled by natural gas and biomass. The Consumers Electric Utility operations include the generation, purchase, distribution and sale of electricity. The Consumers Gas Utility operations include the purchase, transmission, storage, distribution and sale of natural gas. The enterprises segment, through subsidiaries and equity investments, is engaged in domestic independent power production and the marketing of independent power production. The Company's other business includes EnerBank USA, which is engaged in providing unsecured consumer installment loans for financing home improvements.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Multi-Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CMS
  • CUSIP: 12589610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $44.84
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $42.61
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $40.14
  • P/E Ratio: 25.59
  • P/E Growth: 3.08
  • Market Cap: $12.52B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.02 EPS
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CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS) Chart for Thursday, June, 30, 2016


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