NASDAQ:OTTR - Otter Tail Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $47.37 +0.83 (+1.78 %) (As of 01/16/2019 03:12 AM ET)Previous Close$46.54Today's Range$46.00 - $47.5152-Week Range$39.00 - $51.88Volume68,000 shsAverage Volume76,930 shsMarket Capitalization$1.88 billionP/E Ratio25.45Dividend Yield2.82%Beta0.48 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Otter Tail Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in electric, manufacturing, and plastics businesses in the United States. The company's Electric segment produces, transmits, distributes, and sells electric energy in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota; and operates as a participant in the Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc. markets. This segment generates electricity through coal, wind and hydro, and natural gas and oil sources. It serves approximately 130,000 residential, commercial, industrial, and other customers. Otter Tail Corporation's Manufacturing segment stamps, fabricates, welds, paints, and laser cuts metal components for use in the recreational vehicle, agricultural, oil and gas, lawn and garden, industrial equipment, health and fitness, and enclosure industries; manufactures and fabricates parts for off-road equipment, mining machinery, oil fields and offshore oil rigs, wind industry components, broadcast antennae, and farm equipment; and provides laser cutting services and stamping to weldments and assemblies for metal fabrication buyers and original equipment manufacturers. It also manufactures and sells thermoformed products for the horticulture industry; and clamshell packing, blister packs, returnable pallets, and handling trays for shipping and storing odd-shaped or difficult-to-handle parts for customers in the medical and life sciences, industrial, recreation, and electronics industries. The company's Plastics segment manufactures polyvinyl chloride pipes for municipal water, rural water, wastewater, storm drainage system, and other uses. This segment markets its products to wholesalers and distributors through independent sales representatives, company salespersons, and customer service representatives. The company was formerly known as Otter Tail Power Company and changed its name to Otter Tail Corporation in 2001. Otter Tail Corporation was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Fergus Falls, Minnesota. Receive OTTR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for OTTR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Electric services Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNASDAQ:OTTR Previous Symbol CUSIP68964810 Webwww.ottertail.com Phone866-410-8780Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.81 Current Ratio1.48 Quick Ratio0.90Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.45 Forward P/E Ratio23.11 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$849.35 million Price / Sales2.21 Cash Flow$3.6921 per share Price / Cash Flow12.83 Book Value$17.62 per share Price / Book2.69Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.86 Net Income$72.43 million Net Margins9.59% Return on Equity12.38% Return on Assets4.37%Miscellaneous Employees668 Outstanding Shares39,670,000Market Cap$1.88 billion OptionableOptionable Otter Tail (NASDAQ:OTTR) Frequently Asked Questions What is Otter Tail's stock symbol? Otter Tail trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "OTTR." How often does Otter Tail pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Otter Tail? Otter Tail announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.335 per share on Monday, December 10th. This represents a $1.34 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 14th. View Otter Tail's Dividend History. How were Otter Tail's earnings last quarter? Otter Tail Co. (NASDAQ:OTTR) posted its earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.16. The utilities provider earned $227.70 million during the quarter. Otter Tail had a return on equity of 12.38% and a net margin of 9.59%. The firm's revenue was up 5.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.45 earnings per share. View Otter Tail's Earnings History. When is Otter Tail's next earnings date? Otter Tail is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February 11th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Otter Tail. What price target have analysts set for OTTR? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Otter Tail's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $42.00. On average, they expect Otter Tail's stock price to reach $42.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Otter Tail. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Otter Tail? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Otter Tail in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Sell." View Analyst Ratings for Otter Tail. Has Otter Tail been receiving favorable news coverage? News stories about OTTR stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Otter Tail earned a daily sentiment score of -2.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Otter Tail's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Otter Tail include Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), Enel Chile (ENIC), Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP), IDACORP (IDA), CEMIG (CIG), Enel Generacion Chile (EOCC), Portland General Electric (POR), Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE), Black Hills (BKH), PNM Resources (PNM), Clearway Energy (CWEN), Ormat Technologies (ORA), Pampa Energia (PAM), Nextera Energy Partners (NEP) and Companhia Paranaense de Energia (ELP). Who are Otter Tail's key executives? Otter Tail's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Charles S. MacFarlane, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)Mr. Kevin G. Moug, CFO, Sr. VP & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 58)Mr. Timothy J. Rogelstad, Sr. VP of Electric Platform (Age 51)John S. Abbott, Sr. VP of Manufacturing Platform & Pres of Varistar (Age 59)Ms. Jennifer O. Smestad, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 47) Who are Otter Tail's major shareholders? Otter Tail's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include First Hawaiian Bank (0.01%) and Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Otter Tail stock include George A Koeck, John D Erickson, Kevin G Moug and Paul L Knutson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Otter Tail. Which major investors are buying Otter Tail stock? OTTR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Hawaiian Bank and Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Otter Tail. 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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is Otter Tail's stock price today? One share of OTTR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $47.37. How big of a company is Otter Tail? Otter Tail has a market capitalization of $1.88 billion and generates $849.35 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $72.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.86 on an earnings per share basis. Otter Tail employs 668 workers across the globe. What is Otter Tail's official website? The official website for Otter Tail is http://www.ottertail.com. 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 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Otter Tail (NASDAQ OTTR)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 176 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 218 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 394MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Otter Tail and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe OTTR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe OTTR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/16/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the float in trading stocks?