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Exelon (EXC) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$34.75
-1.46 (-4.03%)
(As of 06/12/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$34.73
$36.47
50-Day Range
$34.75
$38.73
52-Week Range
$33.35
$43.53
Volume
11.08 million shs
Average Volume
6.57 million shs
Market Capitalization
$34.75 billion
P/E Ratio
14.98
Dividend Yield
4.37%
Price Target
$39.09

Exelon MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.23 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
12.5% Upside
$39.09 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-0.52
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.39mentions of Exelon in the last 14 days
Based on 9 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
7.82%
From $2.43 to $2.62 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.89 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

34th out of 87 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

10th out of 18 stocks

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About Exelon Stock (NASDAQ:EXC)

Exelon Corporation, a utility services holding company, engages in the energy distribution and transmission businesses in the United States and Canada. The company is involved in the purchase and regulated retail sale of electricity and natural gas, transmission and distribution of electricity, and distribution of natural gas to retail customers. It also offers support services, including legal, human resources, information technology, supply management, financial, engineering, customer operations, transmission and distribution planning, asset management, system operations, and power procurement services. It serves distribution utilities, municipalities, and financial institutions, as well as commercial, industrial, governmental, and residential customers. Exelon Corporation was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.

EXC Stock Price History

EXC Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 3/15 Dividend
3/01/2024
Dividend Payable
3/15/2024
Last Earnings
5/02/2024
Ex-Dividend for 6/14 Dividend
5/10/2024
Today
6/12/2024
Dividend Payable
6/14/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/07/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Utilities
Industry
Electric & other services combined
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:EXC
Employees
19,962
Year Founded
2000

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$39.09
High Stock Price Target
$42.00
Low Stock Price Target
$36.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+12.5%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.23
Research Coverage
13 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.33 billion
Pretax Margin
11.80%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$21.73 billion
Cash Flow
$5.67 per share
Book Value
$25.87 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,000,030,000
Free Float
999,025,000
Market Cap
$34.75 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.52

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Calvin G. Butler Jr.Mr. Calvin G. Butler Jr. (Age 54)
    CEO, President & Director
    Comp: $3.99M
  • Ms. Jeanne M. Jones (Age 44)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $1.57M
  • Mr. David Andrew Glockner (Age 63)
    Executive Vice President of Compliance, Audit & Risk
    Comp: $1.4M
  • Ms. Gayle E. Littleton (Age 51)
    Executive VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $2.42M
  • Mr. Gil C. Quiniones (Age 57)
    CEO & President of Commonwealth Edison Company
    Comp: $1.36M
  • Mr. Michael A. InnocenzoMr. Michael A. Innocenzo (Age 58)
    Executive VP & COO
  • Mr. Douglas J. Brown
    Chief Investment Officer & Senior VP
  • Mr. Robert A. Kleczynski (Age 54)
    Senior VP, Corporate Controller & Tax and Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Andrew C. Plenge
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Denise Galambos (Age 61)
    Senior VP & Chief Human Resources Officer

Should I Buy Exelon Stock? EXC Pros and Cons Explained

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Exelon Co.:

  • Exelon has a market capitalization of $36.69 billion, indicating a strong position in the market.
  • The company has a dividend yield of 4.14%, providing investors with a steady income stream.
  • Exelon's 12-month low of $33.35 suggests potential for capital appreciation from current levels.
  • The company's P/E ratio of 15.81 is relatively attractive compared to industry peers, indicating a potentially undervalued stock.
  • Institutional investors, such as Vanguard Group Inc. and Wellington Management Group LLP, have significantly increased their holdings in Exelon, reflecting confidence in the company's future prospects.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Exelon Co. for these reasons:

  • Exelon's P/E/G ratio of 2.67 suggests that the stock may be overvalued relative to its earnings growth potential.
  • The company's debt-to-equity ratio of 1.64 indicates a relatively high level of debt, which could pose risks in a challenging economic environment.
  • Exelon's quick ratio of 0.93 and current ratio of 1.03 raise concerns about the company's short-term liquidity position.
  • The stock's beta of 0.53 implies lower volatility compared to the market, potentially limiting upside gains during bullish market conditions.
  • Exelon's recent earnings report showed a slight miss on EPS, which could impact investor sentiment in the short term.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Wednesday, June 5, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Exelon pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

EXC Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Exelon stock right now?

13 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Exelon in the last year. There are currently 10 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" EXC shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in EXC, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is Exelon's stock price target for 2024?

13 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Exelon's shares. Their EXC share price targets range from $36.00 to $42.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $39.09 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.5% from the stock's current price.
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How have EXC shares performed in 2024?

Exelon's stock was trading at $35.90 at the beginning of the year. Since then, EXC stock has decreased by 3.2% and is now trading at $34.75.
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When is Exelon's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 7th 2024.
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How were Exelon's earnings last quarter?

Exelon Co. (NASDAQ:EXC) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 2nd. The company reported $0.69 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.70 by $0.01. The company earned $6.04 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $5.70 billion. Exelon had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.27% and a net margin of 10.44%.

How often does Exelon pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Exelon?

Exelon declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 30th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.38 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a $1.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 10th.
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.

Is Exelon a good dividend stock?

Exelon (NASDAQ:EXC) pays an annual dividend of $1.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.20%. EXC has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 65.52%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, EXC will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.02% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Exelon issued on next quarter's earnings?

Exelon updated its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, May, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 2.400-2.500 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of 2.440. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What other stocks do shareholders of Exelon own?
Who are Exelon's major shareholders?

Exelon's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.53%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (3.15%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.44%), Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp (0.51%), Jacobs Levy Equity Management Inc. (0.49%) and CANADA LIFE ASSURANCE Co (0.44%). Insiders that own company stock include Calvin Butler Jr, Carim V Khouzami, Christopher M Crane, Fabian Souza, John Tyler Anthony, Joseph Dominguez, Joseph Nigro and William P Bowers.
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How do I buy shares of Exelon?

Shares of EXC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:EXC) was last updated on 6/13/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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