NYSE:BKH - Black Hills Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $61.20 -0.12 (-0.20 %) (As of 07/17/2018 03:54 AM ET)Previous Close$61.32Today's Range$60.39 - $61.3152-Week Range$50.49 - $71.01Volume292,100 shsAverage Volume603,390 shsMarket Capitalization$3.29 billionP/E Ratio18.07Dividend Yield3.09%Beta0.52 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Black Hills Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as a vertically-integrated utility company in the United States. The company's Electric Utilities segment generates, transmits, and distributes electricity to approximately 210,000 electric customers in South Dakota, Wyoming, Colorado, and Montana. This segment owns 941 megawatts of generation capacity and 8,839 miles of electric transmission and distribution lines. Its Gas Utilities segment distributes natural gas to approximately 1,042,000 natural gas utility customers in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, and Wyoming. This segment owns 4,656 miles of intrastate gas transmission pipelines and 40,455 miles of gas distribution mains and service lines; 7 natural gas storage sites; and approximately 45,000 horsepower of compression and 600 miles of gathering lines. The company's Power Generation segment produces electric power and sells the electric capacity and energy primarily to its utilities under long-term contracts. Its Mining segment produces coal at its coal mine located near Gillette, Wyoming and sells the coal to electric generation facilities. The company also provides appliance repair services to approximately 63,000 residential customers; and constructs and maintains gas infrastructure facilities and electrical systems for gas transportation and electric utilities customers. Black Hills Corporation was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Rapid City, South Dakota. Receive BKH News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BKH and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric services Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities SectorUtilities SymbolNYSE:BKH CUSIP09211310 Webwww.blackhillscorp.com Phone605-721-1700 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.48 Current Ratio0.62 Quick Ratio0.52 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.07 Forward P/E Ratio18.05 P/E Growth4.37 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.68 billion Price / Sales1.95 Cash Flow$7.1246 per share Price / Cash8.59 Book Value$34.03 per share Price / Book1.80 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.36 Net Income$177.03 million Net Margins13.98% Return on Equity10.49% Return on Assets2.92% Miscellaneous Employees2,744 Outstanding Shares53,590,000Market Cap$3,286.26 Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Frequently Asked Questions What is Black Hills' stock symbol? Black Hills trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKH." How often does Black Hills pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Black Hills? Black Hills declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 24th. Investors of record on Friday, May 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.475 per share on Friday, June 1st. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 17th. View Black Hills' Dividend History. How were Black Hills' earnings last quarter? Black Hills Corp (NYSE:BKH) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 3rd. The utilities provider reported $1.63 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.53 by $0.10. The utilities provider had revenue of $575.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $560.38 million. Black Hills had a return on equity of 10.49% and a net margin of 13.98%. Black Hills's quarterly revenue was up 5.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.39 EPS. View Black Hills' Earnings History. When is Black Hills' next earnings date? Black Hills is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August, 6th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Black Hills. What guidance has Black Hills issued on next quarter's earnings? Black Hills issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.30-3.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.44. What price target have analysts set for BKH? 6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Black Hills' shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Black Hills' share price to reach $59.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.8%. View Analyst Ratings for Black Hills. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Black Hills? 6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Black Hills in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Black Hills' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Black Hills include Vistra Energy (VST), CENTRICA PLC/S (CPYYY), CenterPoint Energy (CNP), RED ELECTRICA C/ADR (RDEIY), Huaneng Power International (HNP), NRG Energy (NRG), Enel Americas (ENIA), Pinnacle West Capital (PNW), CHINA RESOURES/ADR (CRPJY), OGE Energy (OGE), Great Plains Energy (GXP), ENGIE BRASIL EN/S (EGIEY), CPFL Energia (CPL), Enel Generacion Chile (EOCC) and Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP). Who are Black Hills' key executives? Black Hills' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. David R. Emery, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)Mr. Linden R. Evans, Pres & COO (Age 55)Mr. Richard W. Kinzley, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 52)Mr. Scott A. Buchholz, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 56)Mr. Brian G. Iverson, Chief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 55) Has Black Hills been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about BKH stock have trended somewhat negative on Tuesday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Black Hills earned a news sentiment score of -0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 41.57 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. Who are Black Hills' major shareholders? Black Hills' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.20%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.17%), Raymond James Trust N.A. (0.01%) and Bath Savings Trust Co (0.01%). Company insiders that own Black Hills stock include Jennifer C Landis and Thomas J Zeller. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Black Hills. Which institutional investors are buying Black Hills stock? BKH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Raymond James Trust N.A. and Bath Savings Trust Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for Black Hills. How do I buy shares of Black Hills? Shares of BKH 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 Black Hills' stock price today? One share of BKH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.20. How big of a company is Black Hills? Black Hills has a market capitalization of $3.29 billion and generates $1.68 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $177.03 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.36 on an earnings per share basis. Black Hills employs 2,744 workers across the globe. How can I contact Black Hills? Black Hills' mailing address is 7001 MOUNT RUSHMORE ROAD, RAPID CITY SD, 57702. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 605-721-1700 or via email at [email protected]hillscorp.com. MarketBeat Community Rating for Black Hills (NYSE BKH)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 226 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 261 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 487MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Black Hills and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BKH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BKH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does EPS mean?