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DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69
S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69
S&P 500   4,655.27
DOW   35,135.94
QQQ   399.69

Otter Tail Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.89 (+1.34%)
(As of 11/29/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
160,874 shs
Average Volume
113,229 shs
Market Capitalization
$2.80 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About Otter Tail

Otter Tail Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the energy, infrastructure, and production businesses. It operates through the following segments: Electric, Manufacturing and Plastics. The Electric segment generates, transmits, and distributes power and electric energy. The Manufacturing segment offers contract machining, metal parts stamping, fabrication, handling trays, and horticultural containers. The Plastics segment produces polyvinyl chloride pipes. The company was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Fergus Falls, MN.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric services
Electric Utilities
Current Symbol
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$890.11 million
Cash Flow
$4.40 per share
Book Value
$22.93 per share


Net Income
$95.85 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$2.80 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)

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Overall MarketRank

2.33 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

53rd out of 122 stocks

Electric Services Industry

19th out of 56 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.5Community Rank: 4.1Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Otter Tail a buy right now?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Otter Tail in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Otter Tail stock.
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How has Otter Tail's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

Otter Tail's stock was trading at $45.33 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, OTTR stock has increased by 48.8% and is now trading at $67.43.
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When is Otter Tail's next earnings date?

Otter Tail is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 21st 2022.
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How were Otter Tail's earnings last quarter?

Otter Tail Co. (NASDAQ:OTTR) posted its quarterly earnings results on Sunday, October, 31st. The utilities provider reported $1.26 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.13 by $0.13. The utilities provider earned $316.29 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $317.63 million. Otter Tail had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.86% and a net margin of 13.19%. Otter Tail's revenue was up 34.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.87 EPS.
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How often does Otter Tail pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Otter Tail?

Otter Tail declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.39 per share on Friday, December 10th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.31%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 12th.
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Is Otter Tail a good dividend stock?

Otter Tail pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.34%. Otter Tail has been increasing its dividend for 8 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Otter Tail is 45.22%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Otter Tail will have a dividend payout ratio of 43.82% next year. This indicates that Otter Tail will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Otter Tail issued on next quarter's earnings?

Otter Tail issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.050-$4.200 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.620. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for OTTR?

2 equities research analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Otter Tail's stock. Their forecasts range from $75.00 to $75.00. On average, they expect Otter Tail's share price to reach $75.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Otter Tail's key executives?

Otter Tail's management team includes the following people:
  • Charles S. MacFarlane, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Kevin G. Moug, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Jennifer O. Smestad, Secretary, Vice President & General Counsel
  • Timothy J. Rogelstad, Senior Vice President-Electric Platform
  • John S. Abbott, Senior Vice President-Manufacturing Platform

What is Nathan I. Partain's approval rating as Otter Tail's CEO?

9 employees have rated Otter Tail CEO Nathan I. Partain on Glassdoor.com. Nathan I. Partain has an approval rating of 78% among Otter Tail's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Otter Tail own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Otter Tail investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), QUALCOMM (QCOM), AT&T (T), Dominion Energy (D), ONEOK (OKE), Occidental Petroleum (OXY), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), B&G Foods (BGS) and Brookfield Property Partners (BPY).

What is Otter Tail's stock symbol?

Otter Tail trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OTTR."

Who are Otter Tail's major shareholders?

Otter Tail's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.96%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.49%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.82%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.82%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.15%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.89%).
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Which major investors are selling Otter Tail stock?

OTTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Alliancebernstein L.P., and Putnam Investments LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Otter Tail stock?

OTTR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Moors & Cabot Inc., Millennium Management LLC, EAM Global Investors LLC, EAM Investors LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Denali Advisors LLC, Hillsdale Investment Management Inc., and Victory Capital Management Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Otter Tail?

Shares of OTTR can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Otter Tail's stock price today?

One share of OTTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $67.43.

How much money does Otter Tail make?

Otter Tail has a market capitalization of $2.80 billion and generates $890.11 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $95.85 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.45 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Otter Tail have?

Otter Tail employs 2,074 workers across the globe.

When was Otter Tail founded?

Otter Tail was founded in 1907.

What is Otter Tail's official website?

The official website for Otter Tail is www.ottertail.com.

Where are Otter Tail's headquarters?

Otter Tail is headquartered at 215 S CASCADE ST PO BOX 496, FERGUS FALLS MN, 56538.

How can I contact Otter Tail?

Otter Tail's mailing address is 215 S CASCADE ST PO BOX 496, FERGUS FALLS MN, 56538. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (866) 410-8780, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 218-998-3165.

This page was last updated on 11/30/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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