NASDAQ:SPKE - Spark Energy Stock Price, News & Analysis

$10.57
-0.07 (-0.66 %)
(As of 08/20/2019 07:54 AM ET)
Today's Range
$10.53
Now: $10.57
$10.99
50-Day Range
$10.39
MA: $11.01
$11.58
52-Week Range
$7.20
Now: $10.57
$11.71
Volume135,666 shs
Average Volume89,242 shs
Market Capitalization$371.85 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.81%
Beta-0.39
Spark Energy, Inc, through its subsidiaries, operates as an independent retail energy services company in the United States. It operates through two segments, Retail Electricity and Retail Natural Gas. The company engages in the retail distribution of electricity and natural gas to residential and commercial customers. As of December 31, 2018, it operated in 94 utility service territories across 19 states and the District of Columbia, and had approximately 908,000 residential customer equivalents. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SPKE
CUSIPN/A
Phone713-600-2600

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.01 billion
Cash Flow$1.4681 per share
Book Value$2.59 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-1,190,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees176
Market Cap$371.85 million
Next Earnings Date11/1/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Spark Energy (NASDAQ:SPKE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Spark Energy's stock symbol?

Spark Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SPKE."

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

Spark Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 17th. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.181 per share on Monday, September 16th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.85%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 29th. View Spark Energy's Dividend History.

When did Spark Energy's stock split? How did Spark Energy's stock split work?

Shares of Spark Energy split before market open on Monday, June 19th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, May 23rd 2017. The newly issued shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, June 16th 2017. An investor that had 100 shares of Spark Energy stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Spark Energy's earnings last quarter?

Spark Energy Inc (NASDAQ:SPKE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, November, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.04) by $0.31. The utilities provider earned $258.48 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $240.69 million. Spark Energy had a positive return on equity of 9.29% and a negative net margin of 0.30%. View Spark Energy's Earnings History.

When is Spark Energy's next earnings date?

Spark Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Spark Energy.

What price target have analysts set for SPKE?

1 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Spark Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $10.00. On average, they expect Spark Energy's share price to reach $10.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Spark Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Spark Energy?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Spark Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Spark Energy.

Has Spark Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about SPKE stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Spark Energy earned a media sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Spark Energy.

Who are some of Spark Energy's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Spark Energy include Innergex Renewable Energy (INGXF), Unitil (UTL), Genie Energy (GNE), Endesa (ELE) and EuroSite Power (EUSP).

What other stocks do shareholders of Spark Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Spark Energy investors own include Pinnacle West Capital (PNW), AT&T (T), Bank of America (BAC), Apollo Global Management (APO), Intelsat (I), Fossil Group (FOSL), ANNALY CAP MGMT/SH (NLY), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Ares Capital (ARCC) and Cypress Semiconductor (CY).

Who are Spark Energy's key executives?

Spark Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nathan G. Kroeker, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Jason K. Garrett, Exec. VP of Retail (Age 50)
  • Mr. Robert Lawrence Lane, VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Ms. C. Alexis Keene, Interim Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.
  • Mr. Michael Kuznar, Pres of Retailco

Who are Spark Energy's major shareholders?

Spark Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.55%), BlackRock Inc. (2.84%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.94%), Heartland Advisors Inc. (1.29%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (1.13%) and Sanders Morris Harris LLC (0.87%). Company insiders that own Spark Energy stock include Gil Melman, James G Jones II, Jason K Garrett, Nathan Kroeker, Robert Lawrence Lane and W Keith Maxwell III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Spark Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Spark Energy stock?

SPKE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc., Marshall Wace LLP, Wells Fargo & Company MN, AQR Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Sanders Morris Harris LLC, Morgan Stanley and Royal Bank of Canada. Company insiders that have sold Spark Energy company stock in the last year include Gil Melman and Nathan Kroeker. View Insider Buying and Selling for Spark Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Spark Energy stock?

SPKE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Heartland Advisors Inc., BlackRock Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Panagora Asset Management Inc. and Acadian Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Spark Energy stock in the last two years include James G Jones II, Nathan Kroeker, Robert Lawrence Lane and W Keith Maxwell III. View Insider Buying and Selling for Spark Energy.

How do I buy shares of Spark Energy?

Shares of SPKE 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 Spark Energy's stock price today?

One share of SPKE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.57.

How big of a company is Spark Energy?

Spark Energy has a market capitalization of $371.85 million and generates $1.01 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $-1,190,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.69) on an earnings per share basis. Spark Energy employs 176 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Spark Energy.

What is Spark Energy's official website?

The official website for Spark Energy is http://www.sparkenergy.com/.

How can I contact Spark Energy?

Spark Energy's mailing address is 12140 Wickchester Ln Suite 100, Houston TX, 77079. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 713-600-2600 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Spark Energy (NASDAQ SPKE)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  288 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  312 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  600
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Spark Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SPKE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SPKE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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