El Paso Electric Company Profile (NYSE:EE)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $41.46 (13.79% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/14/2016Jefferies GroupUpgradeHold -> Buy$47.00 -> $52.50View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/24/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$30.42View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/8/2015GabelliDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/22/2014Ladenburg ThalmannUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/26/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016        
5/4/2016Q116($0.07)($0.14)$114.80 million$113.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2016Q415$0.02$126.65 million$125.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315$1.30$1.40$209.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015Q215$0.60$0.52$164.00 million$157.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q115$0.12$0.09$116.00 million$163.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/25/2015Q414$0.11$0.10$190.31 million$126.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014Q314$1.31$1.30$299.30 million$195.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014Q214$0.72$0.75$244.80 million$255.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014Q114$0.11$0.11$173.17 million$116.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/24/2014Q413$0.12$0.03$125.90 million$122.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013Q313$1.29$1.26$273.76 million$196.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.74$0.73$248.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.10$0.19$116.59 million$120.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.15$0.12$191.74 million$125.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/1/2012Q312$1.31$1.29$298.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/1/2012$0.72$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2012$0.12$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/22/2012$0.19$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2011$1.35$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2011$0.63$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2011$0.29$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/22/2011$0.17$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.10)($0.10)($0.10)
Q2 20161$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20161$2.00$2.00$2.00
Q4 20161$0.20$0.20$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
Annual Dividend:$1.24
Dividend Yield:2.58%
Payout Ratio:68.89% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
49.60% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
47.51% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:6.30% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
7/22/2016quarterly$0.312.58%9/12/20169/14/20169/30/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/26/2016quarterly$0.312.78%6/13/20166/15/20166/30/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016quarterly$0.302.88%3/11/20163/15/20163/31/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/4/2015quarterly$0.303.16%12/11/201512/15/201512/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015quarterly$0.303.4%9/14/20159/16/20159/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/28/2015quarterly$0.303.24%6/12/20156/16/20156/30/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/30/2015quarterly$0.282.8%3/12/20153/16/20153/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/21/2014quarterly$0.282.94%12/10/201412/12/201412/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/31/2014quarterly$0.283.03%9/11/20149/15/20149/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/29/2014quarterly$0.282.97%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2014quarterly$0.272.9%3/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/21/2013quarterly$0.273%12/11/201312/13/201312/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2013quarterly$0.272.79%9/11/20139/13/20139/30/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/9/2013quarterly$0.272.82%6/11/20136/13/20136/28/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/17/2013quarterly$0.252.99%3/12/20133/14/20133/29/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/11/2016Charles YamaroneDirectorSell5,500$45.16$248,380.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2014John Robert BrownDirectorSell6,000$38.14$228,840.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2014Charles YamaroneDirectorSell5,000$36.62$183,100.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/11/2014James W HarrisDirectorSell2,000$36.66$73,320.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/27/2014David G CarpenterEVPSell15,000$39.05$585,750.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/12/2014Hector PuenteEVPSell1,950$37.00$72,150.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/23/2013James W HarrisDirectorSell2,000$36.30$72,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/6/2013Woody L HuntDirectorBuy3,000$38.39$115,170.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/19/2012David G CarpenterCFOBuy2,000$30.80$61,600.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
DateHeadline
07/25/16 03:46 PMEl Paso Electric files agreement on rate case with PUCT
07/25/16 03:46 PMEl Paso Electric settles solar dispute, bills going up
07/25/16 08:28 AMEl Paso Electric (EE) Declares $0.31 Quarterly Dividend; 2.6% Yield
07/22/16 05:18 PMEl Paso Electric Announces Quarterly Dividend - [at noodls] - July 22, 2016 EL PASO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of El Paso Electric Company ('EPE') (NYSE:EE) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.31 per share. ...
07/22/16 03:42 PMEl Paso Electric Agrees to Kill Solar Fee for Customers
07/22/16 03:42 PMEl Paso Electric : EPE Files Unopposed Settlement In Texas Rate Case
07/22/16 03:42 PMEl Paso Electric reaches unopposed settlement with PUC
07/22/16 11:28 AMEPE Files Unopposed Settlement In Texas Rate Case - [at noodls] - July 22, 2016 El Paso, Texas - On July 21, 2016, El Paso Electric Company (EPE) filed an unopposed settlement agreement (Unopposed Settlement) for EPE's rate case pending before the Public Utility Commission ...
07/22/16 06:50 AMEl Paso Allows Solar Energy, Jobs to Continue Growing
07/21/16 09:16 PMBRIEF-El Paso Electric files unopposed settlement in Texas rate case docket no. 44941
07/21/16 09:16 PMSEIA Joins Settlement to Resolve El Paso Electric's Rate Case
07/21/16 09:16 PMBRIEF: El Paso Electric urges safety in light of Pokémon Go craze
07/21/16 07:41 PMEl Paso Electric Files Unopposed Settlement In Texas Rate Case Docket No. 44941 - [Business Wire] - El Paso Electric Company filed an unopposed settlement agreement today for EPE’s rate case pending before the Public Utility Commission of Texas .
07/20/16 07:10 AMHealth officials: Heat wave kills 4 in El Paso
07/16/16 03:39 PMBRIEF: High winds cause power outages in El Paso
07/15/16 02:47 PMEl Paso Electric : Sets New Peak
07/15/16 01:34 PMEl Paso Electric Sets New Peak - [Business Wire] - El Paso Electric Company set a new native system peak of 1,871 MW, which is 4.3% or 77 MW higher than the peak established in 2015. Although it will take time to verify, it appears that EPE has exceeded the June 23, 2016 record peak this week.
07/14/16 05:41 AMEl Paso Electric upgraded by Jefferies -
07/12/16 09:08 PMEl Paso Electric : Electric company offers energy-saving tips during heat wave
07/11/16 10:03 AMEl Paso Electric Second Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Notification - [at noodls] - July 11, 2016 EL PASO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) will release second quarter 2016 earnings on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. A conference call and presentation will be webcast on ...
07/08/16 03:47 PMEl Paso Electric : National Lineworker Appreciation Day
07/08/16 01:01 PMNational Lineworker Appreciation Day - [at noodls] - July 8, 2016 Sunday, July 10 has been designated . El Paso Electric (EPE), along with The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), recognize all lineworkers ...
06/30/16 03:01 PMNew Rates Effective for Customers in New Mexico - [at noodls] - June 30, 2016 New Mexico - New rates, approved by the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (NMPRC) for customers in El Paso Electric's (EPE) New Mexico service territory, will become effective Friday, ...
06/15/16 08:31 AMBuzzing Stock: Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
06/14/16 08:37 AMAnalysts Keeping an Eye on General Electric Company (NYSE:GE)
06/10/16 08:07 AMEl Paso Electric : New Mexico PRC Approves Rate Increase in EPE Rate Case
06/10/16 05:01 AMEL PASO ELECTRIC CO /TX/ Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits -
06/09/16 09:51 PMEl Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) Stock Update & Estimates
06/08/16 01:58 PMNew Mexico Public Regulation Commission Approves Rate Increase in El Paso Electric Rate Case - [at noodls] - June 8, 2016 EL PASO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On June 8, 2016, the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission (the 'NMPRC') voted to approve an approximate $1.1 million increase in non-fuel base rates in ...
06/03/16 09:56 PM7 Stocks Delivering Higher Cash Dividends
06/02/16 07:06 AMEl Paso Electric Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EE-US : June 2, 2016 -
05/27/16 10:57 AMEl Paso Electric Announces New Vice President of Regulatory Affairs - [at noodls] - May 27, 2016 'Jim has been a key member of the EPE team, and has allowed us to significantly develop and grow our regulatory expertise,' said Nathan Hirschi, Chief Financial Officer. 'As we look to the ...
05/27/16 05:01 AMEL PASO ELECTRIC CO /TX/ Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders, Other Events, Finan -
05/26/16 07:07 PMEl Paso Electric Announces an Increase in the Quarterly Dividend - [at noodls] - May 26, 2016 EL PASO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.31 per share. The dividend ...
05/06/16 12:40 PMEl Paso Electric Co (EE): Billionaire Mario Gabelli’s GAMCO Investors Reports 8.94% Stake -
05/04/16 05:46 AMBRIEF-El Paso Electric posts Q1 loss per share $0.14 - * Says for 2016, the company has decided not to provide earnings guidance at this time
02/26/16 11:34 AMEl Paso Electric Company (EE) Jumps 5.21% on February 24 - Equities.com - El Paso Electric Company (EE) Jumps 5.21% on February 24Equities.comEl Paso Electric Company (EE) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 24 as the stock popped 5.21% to $42.92, representing a gain of $2.125 per share. Some 227,200 shares traded hands on 2,162 trades, compared ...and more »
02/26/16 11:34 AMEl Paso Electric Company's (EE) CEO Mary Kipp on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - El Paso Electric Company's (EE) CEO Mary Kipp on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking AlphaThank you for joining the El Paso Electric Company fourth quarter 2015 earnings call. My name is Lisa Budtke, and I'm the Director of Treasurer Services and Investor Relations for El Paso Electric. On the call with us today are CEO, Mary Kipp; CFO ...El Paso Electric Company (EE) Issues Earnings ResultsFinancial Market NewsEl Paso Electric Company (EE) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment ResearchThe Vista VoiceEl Paso Electric Company (EE) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPSStreet EditionSonoran Weekly Review -Franklin Independent -Digital Journalall 113 news articles »
02/26/16 11:34 AMEl Paso Electric Company's (EE) CEO Mary Kipp on Q4 2015 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Good day. And welcome to the El Paso Electric Company Fourth Quarter 2015 Earnings Call. Today’s conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Lisa Budtke. Please go ahead. Thank you, Diana. Good morning, everyone.
02/26/16 07:59 AMEl Paso Electric Co. Earnings Analysis: 2015 By the Numbers -
02/24/16 01:57 PMEdited Transcript of EE earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-16 3:30pm GMT -
02/24/16 09:30 AMEl Paso Electric Co Earnings Call scheduled for 10:30 am ET today -
02/24/16 06:07 AMQ4 2015 El Paso Electric Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
02/24/16 05:50 AMEl Paso Electric Announces Fourth Quarter and Annual Financial Results - [Business Wire] - El Paso Electric Company :
02/24/16 05:34 AM6:34 am El Paso Electric beats by $0.02; won't provide guidance until outcome of rate cases in New Mexico and Texas -
02/24/16 05:29 AMEL PASO ELECTRIC CO /TX/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and -
02/17/16 03:41 PMHearing Examiner in El Paso Electric’s New Mexico Rate Case Issues Recommended Decision - [Business Wire] - El Paso Electric Company announced that the Hearing Examiner assigned by the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission to EPE’s rate case issued a Recommended Decision in the case on February 16, 2016.
02/04/16 01:18 PMGeneral Electric Company (GE) Position Increased by Acropolis Investment Management - Analysts on Wall Street have expressed their view on El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) stock, and as per their disclosure, the company has a price target of $39. The company had a trading volume of 43,446,238 shares. Finally, Oppenheimer reaffirmed a ...
02/04/16 11:55 AMEl Paso Electric Files a Joint Stipulation in the Four Corners Abandonment/Sale - [Business Wire] - On February 2, 2016, El Paso Electric Company filed a joint stipulation with the New Mexico Public Regulation Commission reflecting a settlement agreement between Commission Utility Division Staff , EPE and the New Mexico Attorney General proposing approval of abandonment and sale of its seven percent minority ownership interest in Four Corners Units 4 and 5 and common facilities to Arizona Public ...
02/02/16 12:56 PMTrade-Ideas: El Paso Electric (EE) Is Today's New Lifetime High Stock - See the FREE profile for EE NOW at Trade-Ideas More details on EE: El Paso Electric Company, a public utility company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity in west Texas and southern New Mexico. Its energy sources ...

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About El Paso Electric

El Paso Electric logoEl Paso Electric Company is engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in an area of approximately 10,000 square miles in west Texas and southern New Mexico. The Company owns or has ownership interests in several electrical generating facilities providing it with a generating capability of over 2,055 Megawatts. The Company's energy sources consists of approximately 47% nuclear fuel, 34% natural gas, 6% coal, 13% purchased power and 1% generated by Company-owned solar photovoltaic panels and wind turbines. The Company has power purchase agreements for over 107 Megawatts from solar photovoltaic generation facilities. The Company serves approximately 404,500 residential, commercial, industrial, public authority and wholesale customers. The Company distributes electricity to retail customers principally in El Paso, Texas and Las Cruces, New Mexico. In addition, its wholesale sales include sales for resale to other electric utilities and power marketers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EE
  • CUSIP: 28367785
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $48.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.58
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $43.82
  • P/E Ratio: 26.76
  • P/E Growth: 2.75
  • Market Cap: $1.95B
  • Beta: 0.33
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.5 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.61 EPS
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