NYSE:CEPU - CENT PUERTO S A/S Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $7.50 -0.32 (-4.09 %) (As of 04/26/2019 01:47 AM ET)Previous Close$7.82Today's Range$7.01 - $7.8452-Week Range$7.01 - $15.95Volume806,300 shsAverage Volume215,443 shsMarket Capitalization$1.14 billionP/E Ratio5.32Dividend Yield3.58%Beta0.64 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 operates a wind farm Achiras I with an installed capacity of 48 megawatts, as well as produces steam. The company was founded in 1989 and is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Receive CEPU News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for CEPU and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorOils/Energy Current SymbolNYSE:CEPU Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webwww.centralpuerto.com Phone54-11-4317-5000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.19 Current Ratio1.20 Quick Ratio1.18Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio5.32 Forward P/E Ratio1.72 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$506.42 million Price / Sales2.24 Cash Flow$3.8660 per share Price / Cash Flow1.94 Book Value$7.72 per share Price / Book0.97Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.41 Net Income$610.08 million Net Margins120.31% Return on Equity73.02% Return on Assets39.73%Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares151,402,000Market Cap$1.14 billion Next Earnings Date5/13/2019 (Estimated) OptionableNot Optionable 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 declared 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 of this dividend 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 Monday, May 13th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CENT PUERTO S A/S. What price target have analysts set for CEPU? 1 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for CENT PUERTO S A/S's stock. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $20.00. On average, they anticipate CENT PUERTO S A/S's share price to reach $20.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 166.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CENT PUERTO S A/S. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CENT PUERTO S A/S? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CENT PUERTO S A/S in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for CENT PUERTO S A/S. Has CENT PUERTO S A/S been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about CEPU stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CENT PUERTO S A/S earned a coverage optimism score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of CENT PUERTO S A/S's key competitors? Some companies that are related to CENT PUERTO S A/S include Enel Chile (ENIC), IDACORP (IDA), CEMIG (CIG), Portland General Electric (POR), Enel Generacion Chile (EOCC), Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE), Black Hills (BKH), PNM Resources (PNM), Clearway Energy (CWEN), Ormat Technologies (ORA), TerraForm Power (TERP), Companhia Paranaense de Energia (ELP), Nextera Energy Partners (NEP), El Paso Electric (EE) and CENTRAIS ELETRI/S (EBR.B). What other stocks do shareholders of CENT PUERTO S A/S own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CENT PUERTO S A/S investors own include Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Home Depot (HD), Honeywell International (HON), Mcdonald's (MCD), Verizon Communications (VZ), CSX (CSX), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Raytheon (RTN). 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 50)Mr. Fernando Roberto Bonnet, Chief Financial Officer (Age 42)Mr. José Manuel Pazos, Gen. Counsel & Head of Legal Area (Age 48)Osvaldo Pollice, Deputy Head of Market RelationsMr. Javier Alejandro Torre, HR Mang. (Age 52) 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 $17.50-$21.50 per share. BofA Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan and Morgan Stanley acted as the underwriters for the IPO. 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 SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda (0.13%), Tibra Equities Europe Ltd (0.06%) and Deltec Asset Management LLC (0.01%). 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 SPX Equities Gestao de Recursos Ltda. Which major investors are buying CENT PUERTO S A/S stock? CEPU stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tibra Equities Europe Ltd and Deltec Asset Management LLC. 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 $7.50. How big of a company is CENT PUERTO S A/S? CENT PUERTO S A/S has a market capitalization of $1.14 billion and generates $506.42 million in revenue each year. The company earns $610.08 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.41 on an earnings per share basis. What is CENT PUERTO S A/S's official website? The official website for CENT PUERTO S A/S is http://www.centralpuerto.com. How can I contact CENT PUERTO S A/S? CENT PUERTO S A/S's mailing address is Avenida 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: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 60 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 78 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 138MarketBeat'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 4/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is a support level?