NYSE:BKH - Black Hills Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $65.65 +0.87 (+1.34 %) (As of 01/21/2019 02:40 AM ET)Previous Close$65.65Today's Range$64.9850 - $66.0152-Week Range$50.49 - $68.23Volume278,458 shsAverage Volume354,063 shsMarket Capitalization$3.94 billionP/E Ratio19.54Dividend Yield3.08%Beta0.36 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media 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 Current SymbolNYSE:BKH Previous Symbol CUSIP09211310 Webwww.blackhillscorp.com Phone605-721-1700Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.54 Current Ratio0.53 Quick Ratio0.36Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio19.54 Forward P/E Ratio19.20 P/E Growth4.23 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.68 billion Price / Sales2.34 Cash Flow$7.1359 per share Price / Cash Flow9.20 Book Value$34.03 per share Price / Book1.93Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.36 Net Income$177.03 million Net Margins13.44% Return on Equity9.98% Return on Assets2.86%Miscellaneous Employees2,744 Outstanding Shares59,970,000Market Cap$3.94 billion OptionableOptionable 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 Wednesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.505 per share on Saturday, December 1st. This represents a $2.02 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.08%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, November 16th. This is a positive change from Black Hills's previous quarterly dividend of $0.48. View Black Hills' Dividend History. How were Black Hills' earnings last quarter? Black Hills Corp (NYSE:BKH) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.08. The utilities provider had revenue of $322 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $357.72 million. Black Hills had a return on equity of 9.98% and a net margin of 13.44%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 4.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm earned $0.50 earnings per share. View Black Hills' Earnings History. When is Black Hills' next earnings date? Black Hills is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 7th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Black Hills. How can I listen to Black Hills' earnings call? Black Hills will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 8th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8665447741. What guidance has Black Hills issued on next quarter's earnings? Black Hills updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Monday, November, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.35-3.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.42. What price target have analysts set for BKH? 6 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Black Hills' shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate Black Hills' stock price to reach $60.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.4%. View Analyst Price Targets 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 2 sell ratings, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Black Hills. Has Black Hills been receiving favorable news coverage? Press coverage about BKH stock has trended somewhat negative on Monday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Black Hills earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. Who are some of Black Hills' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Black Hills include Entergy (ETR), Avangrid (AGR), SSE PLC/S (SSEZY), Fortis (FTS), CenterPoint Energy (CNP), EDP-Energias de Portugal, S.A (EDPFY), Vistra Energy (VST), RED ELECTRICA C/ADR (RDEIY), Enel Americas (ENIA), NRG Energy (NRG), CENTRAIS ELETRI/S (EBR), CENTRICA PLC/S (CPYYY), CHINA RESOURES/ADR (CRPJY), Huaneng Power International (HNP) and Pinnacle West Capital (PNW). Who are Black Hills' key executives? Black Hills' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Linden R. Evans, Pres, CEO, COO & Director (Age 56)Mr. Richard W. Kinzley, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 53)Mr. Scott A. Buchholz, Sr. VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 57)Mr. Brian G. Iverson, Chief Compliance Officer, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 56)Mr. Jerome E. Nichols, Director of Investor Relations & Corp. Communications Who are Black Hills' major shareholders? Black Hills' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.23%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.12%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.09%), IMA Wealth Inc. (0.05%), First PREMIER Bank (0.05%) and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.03%). 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 selling Black Hills stock? BKH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IMA Wealth Inc., Hennessy Advisors Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Trilogy Capital Inc., Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and First PREMIER Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling 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 Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Cerebellum GP LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama and Meeder Asset Management Inc.. 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 $65.65. How big of a company is Black Hills? Black Hills has a market capitalization of $3.94 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. What is Black Hills' official website? The official website for Black Hills is http://www.blackhillscorp.com. 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] MarketBeat Community Rating for Black Hills (NYSE BKH)Community Ranking: 2.4 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 275 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 301 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 576MarketBeat'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 1/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the Benefits of Index Funds?