NASDAQ:OTTR - Otter Tail Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$47.70 -0.35 (-0.73 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 12:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$47.95
Today's Range$47.70 - $48.25
52-Week Range$38.75 - $48.65
Volume864 shs
Average Volume112,646 shs
Market Capitalization$1.87 billion
P/E Ratio25.83
Dividend Yield2.84%
Beta0.68
Otter Tail logoOtter 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
SymbolNASDAQ:OTTR
CUSIP68964810
Phone866-410-8780

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.83
Current Ratio1.45
Quick Ratio0.92

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio25.83
Forward P/E Ratio23.85
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$849.35 million
Price / Sales2.23
Cash Flow$3.7353 per share
Price / Cash12.77
Book Value$17.62 per share
Price / Book2.71

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.86
Net Income$72.43 million
Net Margins9.02%
Return on Equity11.57%
Return on Assets4.07%

Miscellaneous

Employees668
Outstanding Shares39,650,000

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 2nd. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.335 per share on Saturday, June 9th. This represents a $1.34 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.79%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 14th. View Otter Tail's Dividend History.

How were Otter Tail's earnings last quarter?

Otter Tail Co. (NASDAQ:OTTR) released its earnings results on Monday, May, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.13. The utilities provider earned $241.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $224.90 million. Otter Tail had a net margin of 9.02% and a return on equity of 11.57%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 12.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.49 EPS. 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, August, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Otter Tail.

What guidance has Otter Tail issued on next quarter's earnings?

Otter Tail updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.90-2.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.91.

What price target have analysts set for OTTR?

3 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Otter Tail's shares. Their predictions range from $42.00 to $46.00. On average, they anticipate Otter Tail's share price to reach $44.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Otter Tail.

Who are some of Otter Tail's key competitors?

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 (Age 59)
  • Mr. Loren Hanson, Sec., Treasurer and Mang. Investor Relations

Has Otter Tail been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about OTTR stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Otter Tail earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.84 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Otter Tail's major shareholders?

Otter Tail's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.42%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.98%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.78%), Northern Trust Corp (2.40%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.86%) and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.75%). 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 institutional investors are selling Otter Tail stock?

OTTR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., BlackRock Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, UBS Group AG, Chicago Equity Partners LLC and Guggenheim Capital LLC. Company insiders that have sold Otter Tail company stock in the last year include George A Koeck, John D Erickson and Kevin G Moug. View Insider Buying and Selling for Otter Tail.

Which institutional investors are buying Otter Tail stock?

OTTR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., WINTON GROUP Ltd, Stifel Financial Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, US Bancorp DE, Sei Investments Co. and Wealth Alliance Advisory Group 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 $48.05.

How big of a company is Otter Tail?

Otter Tail has a market capitalization of $1.87 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.

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 (OTTR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  132 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  322
MarketBeat'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.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Otter Tail (OTTR)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  132 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  190 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  322
MarketBeat'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 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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