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NYSE:BKHBlack Hills Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.71 (-2.78 %)
(As of 06/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $59.87
50-Day Range
MA: $61.20
52-Week Range
Now: $59.87
Volume238,459 shs
Average Volume447,246 shs
Market Capitalization$3.76 billion
P/E Ratio19.50
Dividend Yield3.48%
Black Hills Corporation, through its subsidiaries, operates as an electric and natural gas utility company in the United States. It operates through Electric Utilities, Gas Utilities, Power Generation, and Mining segments. The Electric Utilities segment generates, transmits, and distributes electricity to approximately 212,000 electric customers in Colorado, Montana, South Dakota, and Wyoming, as well as provides electrical system construction services to large industrial customers. This segment owns 939 megawatts of generation capacity and 8,858 miles of electric transmission and distribution lines. The Gas Utilities segment distributes natural gas to approximately 1,054,000 natural gas utility customers in Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Nebraska, and Wyoming. It also provides appliance repair services to residential customers through company technicians and third-party service providers; and constructs and maintains gas infrastructure facilities for gas transportation customers. This segment owns and operates approximately 4,700 miles of intrastate gas transmission pipelines; 41,158 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 Power Generation segment produces electric power through wind, natural gas, and coal generating plants; and sells the electric capacity and energy primarily to utilities under long-term contracts. The Mining segment produces coal at its coal mine located near Gillette, Wyoming; and sells the coal to electric generation facilities. Black Hills Corporation was founded in 1941 and is headquartered in Rapid City, South Dakota.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.61 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.73 billion
Cash Flow$6.83 per share
Book Value$40.10 per share


Net Income$199.31 million


Market Cap$3.76 billion
Next Earnings Date8/3/2020 (Estimated)

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Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Black Hills' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Black Hills' stock was trading at $70.28 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BKH shares have decreased by 14.8% and is now trading at $59.87. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Black Hills?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Black Hills in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Black Hills.

When is Black Hills' next earnings date?

Black Hills is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 3rd 2020. View our earnings forecast for Black Hills.

How were Black Hills' earnings last quarter?

Black Hills Corp (NYSE:BKH) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 4th. The utilities provider reported $1.59 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.62 by $0.03. The utilities provider earned $537.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $633.11 million. Black Hills had a return on equity of 8.41% and a net margin of 11.27%. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.73 earnings per share. View Black Hills' earnings history.

How often does Black Hills pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Black Hills?

Black Hills declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, April 28th. Investors of record on Monday, May 18th will be given a dividend of $0.535 per share on Monday, June 1st. This represents a $2.14 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.57%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 15th. View Black Hills' dividend history.

What guidance has Black Hills issued on next quarter's earnings?

Black Hills updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.45-3.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.62.

What price target have analysts set for BKH?

8 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Black Hills' stock. Their forecasts range from $66.00 to $88.00. On average, they expect Black Hills' share price to reach $72.86 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Black Hills.

Has Black Hills been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about BKH stock has trended negative on Friday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Black Hills earned a daily sentiment score of -2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutBlack Hills.

Who are some of Black Hills' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Black Hills own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Black Hills investors own include Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of Hawaii (BOH), InterDigital Wireless (IDCC), Exxon Mobil (XOM), United Technologies (UTX), Duke Energy (DUK), Altria Group (MO), AT&T (T), Chevron (CVX) and Enterprise Products Partners (EPD).

Who are Black Hills' key executives?

Black Hills' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David R. Emery, Exec. Chairman (Age 56)
  • Mr. Linden R. Evans, Pres, CEO & 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, Sr. VP, Chief Compliance Officer, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)

What is Black Hills' stock symbol?

Black Hills trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKH."

Who are Black Hills' major shareholders?

Black Hills' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.35%), State Street Corp (7.80%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.56%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.28%), Franklin Resources Inc. (1.84%) and Janus Henderson Group PLC (1.70%). Company insiders that own Black Hills stock include Brian Iverson, David R Emery, Richard Kinzley, Shonn D Stahlecker and Tony A Jensen. 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 Wellington Management Group LLP, BlackRock Inc., Invesco Ltd., UBS Group AG, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, State Street Corp, and AQR Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Black Hills company stock in the last year include Brian Iverson, David R Emery, Richard Kinzley, and Shonn D Stahlecker. View insider buying and selling activity for Black Hills.

Which institutional investors are buying Black Hills stock?

BKH stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Alliancebernstein L.P., Victory Capital Management Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Strs Ohio, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, and OLD Republic International Corp. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Black Hills' stock price today?

One share of BKH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.87.

How big of a company is Black Hills?

Black Hills has a market capitalization of $3.76 billion and generates $1.73 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $199.31 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.53 on an earnings per share basis. Black Hills employs 2,944 workers across the globe.

What is Black Hills' official website?

The official website for Black Hills is 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]

This page was last updated on 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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