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NYSE:CEPU

Central Puerto - CEPU Stock Forecast, Price & News

$6.24
+0.13 (+2.13%)
(As of 01/31/2023 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$5.90
$6.31
50-Day Range
$4.93
$6.75
52-Week Range
$2.81
$6.93
Volume
282,957 shs
Average Volume
267,431 shs
Market Capitalization
$939.24 million
P/E Ratio
8.91
Dividend Yield
2.06%
Price Target
N/A

Central Puerto MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
0.29% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.27mentions of Central Puerto in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
45.12%
From $0.82 to $1.19 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.98 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

16th out of 247 stocks

Electric Services Industry

4th out of 40 stocks


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About Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) Stock

Central Puerto SA engages in the generation and distribution of electricity. It operates through the following segments: Electric Power Generation from Conventional Sources; Electric Power Generation from Renewable Sources; Natural Gas Transport and Distribution; and Others. The Natural Gas Transport and Distribution segment provides natural gas distribution public sector service in the Cuyo and Centro regions of Argentina and it is also engaged in the natural gas transport sector service. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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CEPU Stock News Headlines

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Central Puerto: An Undervalued Gem In The Long Run
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CEPU Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/10/2022
Ex-Dividend for 1/9 Dividend
12/30/2022
Dividend Payable
1/09/2023
Today
2/01/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
3/08/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric services
Sub-Industry
N/A
Employees
885
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$-7,790,000.00
Pretax Margin
30.46%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$600.19 million
Cash Flow
$0.93 per share
Book Value
$8.85 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
150,366,000
Market Cap
$939.24 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.24

Key Executives

  • Osvaldo Arturo Reca
    Chairman & President
  • Fernando Roberto Bonnet
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Enrique Terraneo
    Chief Financial Officer
  • Eduardo Luis Nitardi
    Engineering Director
  • Martín Fernández Barbiero
    Manager-Compliance & Internal Audit













CEPU Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

How have CEPU shares performed in 2023?

Central Puerto's stock was trading at $5.94 on January 1st, 2023. Since then, CEPU shares have increased by 5.1% and is now trading at $6.24.
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Are investors shorting Central Puerto?

Central Puerto saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 443,200 shares, an increase of 13.3% from the December 31st total of 391,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 205,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days.
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When is Central Puerto's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, March 8th 2023.
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How were Central Puerto's earnings last quarter?

Central Puerto S.A. (NYSE:CEPU) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November, 10th. The company reported $0.22 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $150.14 million for the quarter. Central Puerto had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.14% and a net margin of 17.31%.

How often does Central Puerto pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Central Puerto?

Central Puerto announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 23rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, January 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.1649 per share on Monday, January 9th. This represents a $0.66 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 10.57%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 30th.
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Is Central Puerto a good dividend stock?

Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) pays an annual dividend of $0.13 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.98%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 18.57%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, CEPU will have a dividend payout ratio of 10.92% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for CEPU.

What other stocks do shareholders of Central Puerto own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Central Puerto investors own include GSK (GSK), Pampa Energía (PAM), American Airlines Group (AAL), Pfizer (PFE), STORE Capital (STOR), Apple Hospitality REIT (APLE), Preferred Apartment Communities (APTS), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Brinker International (EAT) and

When did Central Puerto IPO?

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

What is Central Puerto's stock symbol?

Central Puerto trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CEPU."

Who are Central Puerto's major shareholders?

Central Puerto's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Trium Capital LLP (0.06%) and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. (0.00%).

How do I buy shares of Central Puerto?

Shares of CEPU stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Central Puerto's stock price today?

One share of CEPU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.24.

How much money does Central Puerto make?

Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) has a market capitalization of $939.24 million and generates $600.19 million in revenue each year. The company earns $-7,790,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.70 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Central Puerto have?

The company employs 885 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Central Puerto?

Central Puerto's mailing address is Avenida Thomas Edison 2701, BUENOS AIRES C1, C1104BAB. The official website for the company is www.centralpuerto.com. The company can be reached via phone at 541143175000, via email at inversores@centralpuerto.com, or via fax at 54-11-4317-5099.

This page (NYSE:CEPU) was last updated on 2/1/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff