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Spark Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.39 (-4.10 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $9.12
50-Day Range
MA: $8.72
52-Week Range
Now: $9.12
Volume95,340 shs
Average Volume138,685 shs
Market Capitalization$323.50 million
P/E Ratio5.85
Dividend Yield7.68%
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 sales and distribution of electricity and natural gas to residential and commercial customers. As of December 31, 2019, it operated in 94 utility service territories across 19 states and the District of Columbia, and had approximately 672,000 residential customer equivalents. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.50 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Current SymbolNASDAQ:SPKE



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$813.72 million
Cash Flow$1.76 per share
Book Value$1.91 per share


Net Income$8.45 million


Market Cap$323.50 million
Next Earnings Date11/3/2020 (Estimated)
-0.39 (-4.10 %)
(As of 10/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Spark Energy (NASDAQ:SPKE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Spark Energy's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Spark Energy's stock was trading at $8.19 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SPKE shares have increased by 11.4% and is now trading at $9.12.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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."
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When is Spark Energy's next earnings date?

Spark Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, November 3rd 2020.
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How were Spark Energy's earnings last quarter?

Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The utilities provider earned $128.54 million during the quarter. Spark Energy had a net margin of 4.42% and a return on equity of 39.74%.
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How often does Spark Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spark Energy?

Spark Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 19th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.181 per share on Tuesday, December 15th. This represents a $0.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.94%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 30th.
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When did Spark Energy's stock split? How did Spark Energy's stock split work?

Spark Energy shares split on Monday, June 19th 2017. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, May 23rd 2017. The newly minted 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.

What price target have analysts set for SPKE?

1 analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Spark Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they expect Spark Energy's share price to reach $8.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.3%.
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Are investors shorting Spark Energy?

Spark Energy saw a decline in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,730,000 shares, a decline of 10.4% from the August 31st total of 1,930,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 152,500 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 11.3 days. Currently, 15.0% of the company's shares are sold short.
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Who are some of Spark Energy's key competitors?

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 AT&T (T), Pinnacle West Capital (PNW), Bank of America (BAC), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Energy Transfer (ET), Teck Resources (TECK), Exxon Mobil (XOM), AMC Entertainment (AMC) and Apollo Global Management (APO).

Who are Spark Energy's key executives?

Spark Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. William Keith Maxwell III, Interim CEO & Pres and Exec. Chairman (Age 55, Pay $250k)
  • Mr. James G. Jones II, CFO & Chief Risk Officer (Age 51, Pay $521.36k)
  • Mr. Kevin M. McMinn, Chief Operating Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Mike Barajas, Investor Relations Professional
  • Mr. Michael Kuznar, Head of Retail Market

What is Spark Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are Spark Energy's major shareholders?

Spark Energy's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (1.37%), Sanders Morris Harris LLC (0.62%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.08%) and Triton Wealth Management PLLC (0.07%). Company insiders that own Spark Energy stock include Nathan Kroeker and W Keith Maxwell III.
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Which major investors are selling Spark Energy stock?

SPKE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sanders Morris Harris LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Spark Energy stock?

SPKE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, and Triton Wealth Management PLLC. Company insiders that have bought Spark Energy stock in the last two years include Nathan Kroeker, and W Keith Maxwell III.
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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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Spark Energy's stock price today?

One share of SPKE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.12.

How big of a company is Spark Energy?

Spark Energy has a market capitalization of $323.50 million and generates $813.72 million in revenue each year. Spark Energy employs 164 workers across the globe.

What is Spark Energy's official website?

The official website for Spark Energy is 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]

This page was last updated on 10/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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