NYSE:CEPU - Cent PUERTO S A/S Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$9.85 -0.16 (-1.60 %)
(As of 08/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$10.01
Today's Range$9.67 - $10.04
52-Week Range$9.24 - $19.20
Volume65,300 shs
Average Volume278,164 shs
Market Capitalization$1.58 billion
P/E Ratio6.99
Dividend Yield2.78%
Central Puerto S.A. generates and sells electric power to private and public customers in Argentina. As of December 31, 2017, the company owned and operated five thermal generation plants and one hydroelectric generation plant with an installed capacity of 3,663 MW. It also produces steam. The company was founded in 1989 and is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electric services


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.25
Current Ratio1.30
Quick Ratio1.27


Trailing P/E Ratio6.99
Forward P/E Ratio3.12
P/E Growth0.08

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$361.03 million
Price / Sales4.13
Cash Flow$1.4528 per share
Price / Cash6.78
Book Value$2.94 per share
Price / Book3.35


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares151,400,000
Market Cap$1.58 billion

Cent PUERTO S A/S (NYSE:CEPU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cent PUERTO S A/S's stock symbol?

Cent PUERTO S A/S trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CEPU."

How often does Cent PUERTO S A/S pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Cent PUERTO S A/S?

Cent PUERTO S A/S announced an annual dividend on Friday, April 27th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 8th will be paid a dividend of $0.341 per share on Tuesday, May 8th. This represents a yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, May 7th. View Cent PUERTO S A/S's Dividend History.

When is Cent PUERTO S A/S's next earnings date?

Cent PUERTO S A/S is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February, 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Cent PUERTO S A/S.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Cent PUERTO S A/S?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cent PUERTO S A/S in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Cent PUERTO S A/S.

Who are some of Cent PUERTO S A/S's key competitors?

Who are Cent PUERTO S A/S's key executives?

Cent PUERTO S A/S's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jorge Anibal Rauber, CEO & Vice Chairman (Age 49)
  • Mr. Fernando Roberto Bonnet, Chief Financial Officer (Age 41)
  • Mr. José Manuel Pazos, Gen. Counsel & Head of Legal Area (Age 47)
  • Mr. Javier Alejandro Torre, HR Mang. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Leonardo Marinaro, Legal Affairs Mang. (Age 55)

When did Cent PUERTO S A/S IPO?

(CEPU) raised $692 million in an initial public offering on Friday, February 2nd 2018. The company issued 35,500,000 shares at a price of $17.50-$21.50 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley acted as the underwriters for the IPO.

When did the company's lock-up period expire?

Cent PUERTO S A/S's lock-up period expired on Wednesday, August 1st. Cent PUERTO S A/S had issued 20,000,000 shares in its initial public offering on February 2nd. The total size of the offering was $330,000,000 based on an initial share price of $16.50. Shares of the company owned by major shareholders and company insiders are now eligible to be traded as a result of the expiration of the lock-up period.

Has Cent PUERTO S A/S been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about CEPU stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Cent PUERTO S A/S earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the company an impact score of 46.99 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for Cent PUERTO S A/S.

Who are Cent PUERTO S A/S's major shareholders?

Cent PUERTO S A/S's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (1.46%), Highland Capital Management LP (0.53%), BlackRock Inc. (0.34%), Bienville Capital Management LLC (0.27%), Global X Management Co LLC (0.16%) and Point72 Asset Management L.P. (0.14%).

Which major investors are selling Cent PUERTO S A/S stock?

CEPU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC and BlackRock Inc..

Which major investors are buying Cent PUERTO S A/S stock?

CEPU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bienville Capital Management LLC, Global X Management Co LLC, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Highland Capital Management LP, Citadel Advisors LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd and LMR Partners LLP.

How do I buy shares of Cent PUERTO S A/S?

Shares of CEPU 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 Cent PUERTO S A/S's stock price today?

One share of CEPU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.85.

How big of a company is Cent PUERTO S A/S?

Cent PUERTO S A/S has a market capitalization of $1.58 billion and generates $361.03 million in revenue each year. The company earns $211.87 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.41 on an earnings per share basis. Cent PUERTO S A/S employs 738 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Cent PUERTO S A/S?

Cent PUERTO S A/S's mailing address is Avda. Thomas Edison, Buenos Aires C1, 2701. The company can be reached via phone at 54-11-4317-5000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Cent PUERTO S A/S (NYSE CEPU)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  27 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  22 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  49
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Cent PUERTO S A/S and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CEPU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CEPU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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