NYSE:CEPU

Central Puerto Competitors

$2.16
-0.07 (-3.14 %)
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$2.12
Now: $2.16
$2.25
50-Day Range
$2.11
MA: $2.21
$2.34
52-Week Range
$1.99
Now: $2.16
$3.21
Volume224,954 shs
Average Volume207,052 shs
Market Capitalization$327.03 million
P/E Ratio3.38
Dividend YieldN/A
Beta1.57

Competitors

Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) Vs. NEE, SO, D, AEP, ES, and DTE

Should you be buying CEPU stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "electric services" are considered alternatives and competitors to Central Puerto, including NextEra Energy (NEE), The Southern (SO), Dominion Energy (D), American Electric Power (AEP), Eversource Energy (ES), and DTE Energy (DTE).

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) and Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares NextEra Energy and Central Puerto's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NextEra Energy$19.20 billion7.93$3.77 billion$2.0937.15
Central Puerto$606.52 million0.54$182.34 million$0.992.18

NextEra Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Central Puerto. Central Puerto is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NextEra Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for NextEra Energy and Central Puerto, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NextEra Energy021102.85
Central Puerto0000N/A

NextEra Energy presently has a consensus target price of $78.1786, suggesting a potential upside of 0.69%. Given NextEra Energy's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe NextEra Energy is more favorable than Central Puerto.

Profitability

This table compares NextEra Energy and Central Puerto's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NextEra Energy21.44%10.79%3.68%
Central Puerto17.18%8.80%4.55%

Risk & Volatility

NextEra Energy has a beta of 0.16, meaning that its stock price is 84% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Central Puerto has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

19.2% of NextEra Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of NextEra Energy shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

NextEra Energy beats Central Puerto on 11 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Southern (NYSE:SO) and Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares The Southern and Central Puerto's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Southern$21.42 billion3.10$4.75 billion$3.1120.22
Central Puerto$606.52 million0.54$182.34 million$0.992.18

The Southern has higher revenue and earnings than Central Puerto. Central Puerto is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Southern, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for The Southern and Central Puerto, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Southern32902.43
Central Puerto0000N/A

The Southern presently has a consensus target price of $64.8571, suggesting a potential upside of 3.13%. Given The Southern's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe The Southern is more favorable than Central Puerto.

Profitability

This table compares The Southern and Central Puerto's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Southern15.80%10.08%2.69%
Central Puerto17.18%8.80%4.55%

Risk & Volatility

The Southern has a beta of 0.39, meaning that its stock price is 61% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Central Puerto has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

57.6% of The Southern shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of The Southern shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

The Southern beats Central Puerto on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Dominion Energy (NYSE:D) and Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Dominion Energy and Central Puerto's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Dominion Energy$16.57 billion3.71$1.36 billion$4.2417.99
Central Puerto$606.52 million0.54$182.34 million$0.992.18

Dominion Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Central Puerto. Central Puerto is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Dominion Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Dominion Energy and Central Puerto, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Dominion Energy041002.71
Central Puerto0000N/A

Dominion Energy presently has a consensus target price of $83.2308, suggesting a potential upside of 9.14%. Given Dominion Energy's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Dominion Energy is more favorable than Central Puerto.

Profitability

This table compares Dominion Energy and Central Puerto's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Dominion Energy0.10%12.19%3.40%
Central Puerto17.18%8.80%4.55%

Risk & Volatility

Dominion Energy has a beta of 0.3, meaning that its stock price is 70% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Central Puerto has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

67.1% of Dominion Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Dominion Energy shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

Dominion Energy beats Central Puerto on 9 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

American Electric Power (NASDAQ:AEP) and Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their risk, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends and profitability.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

75.0% of American Electric Power shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of American Electric Power shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares American Electric Power and Central Puerto's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
American Electric Power$15.56 billion2.74$1.92 billion$4.2420.28
Central Puerto$606.52 million0.54$182.34 million$0.992.18

American Electric Power has higher revenue and earnings than Central Puerto. Central Puerto is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than American Electric Power, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

American Electric Power has a beta of 0.22, meaning that its stock price is 78% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Central Puerto has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares American Electric Power and Central Puerto's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
American Electric Power12.82%10.19%2.66%
Central Puerto17.18%8.80%4.55%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for American Electric Power and Central Puerto, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
American Electric Power121002.69
Central Puerto0000N/A

American Electric Power presently has a consensus target price of $92.3333, suggesting a potential upside of 7.36%. Given American Electric Power's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe American Electric Power is more favorable than Central Puerto.

Summary

American Electric Power beats Central Puerto on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) and Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) are both utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

76.8% of Eversource Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Eversource Energy shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Eversource Energy and Central Puerto's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Eversource Energy$8.53 billion3.48$909.05 million$3.4525.05
Central Puerto$606.52 million0.54$182.34 million$0.992.18

Eversource Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Central Puerto. Central Puerto is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Eversource Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility & Risk

Eversource Energy has a beta of 0.28, meaning that its stock price is 72% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Central Puerto has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares Eversource Energy and Central Puerto's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Eversource Energy13.57%8.88%2.83%
Central Puerto17.18%8.80%4.55%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for Eversource Energy and Central Puerto, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Eversource Energy26402.17
Central Puerto0000N/A

Eversource Energy currently has a consensus target price of $90.1667, suggesting a potential upside of 4.35%. Given Eversource Energy's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Eversource Energy is more favorable than Central Puerto.

Summary

Eversource Energy beats Central Puerto on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.

DTE Energy (NYSE:DTE) and Central Puerto (NYSE:CEPU) are both utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and dividends.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

73.6% of DTE Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 0.6% of DTE Energy shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares DTE Energy and Central Puerto's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
DTE Energy$12.67 billion2.07$1.17 billion$6.3021.53
Central Puerto$606.52 million0.54$182.34 million$0.992.18

DTE Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Central Puerto. Central Puerto is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than DTE Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility & Risk

DTE Energy has a beta of 0.55, meaning that its stock price is 45% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Central Puerto has a beta of 1.57, meaning that its stock price is 57% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares DTE Energy and Central Puerto's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
DTE Energy11.30%11.43%3.18%
Central Puerto17.18%8.80%4.55%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a summary of recent ratings and price targets for DTE Energy and Central Puerto, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
DTE Energy05902.64
Central Puerto0000N/A

DTE Energy currently has a consensus target price of $132.25, suggesting a potential downside of 2.49%. Given DTE Energy's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe DTE Energy is more favorable than Central Puerto.

Summary

DTE Energy beats Central Puerto on 10 of the 13 factors compared between the two stocks.


Central Puerto Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
NextEra Energy logo
NEE
NextEra Energy
1.9$77.64-0.4%$152.29 billion$19.20 billion39.11
The Southern logo
SO
The Southern
2.0$62.89-0.3%$66.45 billion$21.42 billion20.96Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Dominion Energy logo
D
Dominion Energy
2.1$76.26-0.1%$61.47 billion$16.57 billion-3,813.00
American Electric Power logo
AEP
American Electric Power
2.3$86.00-0.1%$42.71 billion$15.56 billion22.22
Eversource Energy logo
ES
Eversource Energy
1.8$86.41-0.3%$29.67 billion$8.53 billion24.48Analyst Revision
DTE Energy logo
DTE
DTE Energy
2.1$135.63-0.1%$26.28 billion$12.67 billion19.21
Edison International logo
EIX
Edison International
2.0$59.84-0.2%$22.70 billion$12.35 billion60.44
PPL logo
PPL
PPL
2.2$28.73-0.3%$22.11 billion$7.77 billion14.22
Entergy logo
ETR
Entergy
2.2$101.97-0.8%$20.50 billion$10.88 billion14.80Dividend Announcement
Fortis logo
FTS
Fortis
2.1$43.57-0.3%$20.34 billion$6.62 billion22.12
FirstEnergy logo
FE
FirstEnergy
2.1$34.69-0.2%$18.87 billion$11.04 billion25.70
Avangrid logo
AGR
Avangrid
1.4$51.59-0.4%$15.96 billion$6.34 billion25.04
Korea Electric Power logo
KEP
Korea Electric Power
0.9$10.63-0.0%$13.65 billion$47.34 billion212.60Increase in Short Interest
CenterPoint Energy logo
CNP
CenterPoint Energy
1.7$23.34-0.4%$12.87 billion$12.30 billion-11.97
Brookfield Renewable Partners logo
BEP
Brookfield Renewable Partners
1.3$43.32-0.5%$11.91 billion$2.98 billion-89.01
Algonquin Power & Utilities logo
AQN
Algonquin Power & Utilities
1.7$16.18-1.5%$9.69 billion$1.62 billion19.49
Enel Américas logo
ENIA
Enel Américas
1.3$8.36-3.8%$9.61 billion$14.31 billion10.58
NRG Energy logo
NRG
NRG Energy
2.6$38.57-0.4%$9.44 billion$9.82 billion2.46
Pinnacle West Capital logo
PNW
Pinnacle West Capital
1.9$82.55-0.9%$9.31 billion$3.47 billion14.69
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás logo
EBR
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás
1.3$6.16-3.2%$8.33 billion$6.74 billion5.50Increase in Short Interest
Vistra logo
VST
Vistra
2.7$17.16-2.0%$8.26 billion$11.81 billion14.67Analyst Downgrade
Decrease in Short Interest
Brookfield Renewable logo
BEPC
Brookfield Renewable
0.9$47.21-0.4%$8.13 billionN/A0.00Decrease in Short Interest
OGE Energy logo
OGE
OGE Energy
1.7$32.39-0.6%$6.48 billion$2.23 billion-33.74
Clearway Energy logo
CWEN
Clearway Energy
1.3$28.14-2.0%$5.68 billion$1.03 billion78.17
NextEra Energy Partners logo
NEP
NextEra Energy Partners
1.7$72.49-1.6%$5.50 billion$855 million-50.34
Huaneng Power International logo
HNP
Huaneng Power International
1.5$14.00-1.4%$5.49 billion$24.94 billion10.45Upcoming Earnings
Increase in Short Interest
Enel Chile logo
ENIC
Enel Chile
0.8$3.94-0.8%$5.45 billion$3.45 billion-35.82
IDACORP logo
IDA
IDACORP
2.0$100.09-0.7%$5.06 billion$1.35 billion20.51Increase in Short Interest
Hawaiian Electric Industries logo
HE
Hawaiian Electric Industries
1.5$42.56-0.4%$4.65 billion$2.87 billion21.71Increase in Short Interest
Portland General Electric logo
POR
Portland General Electric
1.9$49.02-0.4%$4.39 billion$2.12 billion26.79Decrease in Short Interest
PNM Resources logo
PNM
PNM Resources
1.9$49.34-0.0%$4.24 billion$1.46 billion20.14
Ormat Technologies logo
ORA
Ormat Technologies
1.6$75.16-1.7%$4.21 billion$746.04 million49.78
Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure logo
AY
Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure
1.9$37.89-2.4%$4.04 billion$1.01 billion64.22Increase in Short Interest
Analyst Revision
CEMIG logo
CIG
CEMIG
1.2$2.13-1.4%$3.23 billion$6.32 billion0.00Increase in Short Interest
Companhia Paranaense de Energia - COPEL logo
ELP
Companhia Paranaense de Energia - COPEL
1.2$1.09-1.8%$2.98 billion$3.95 billion0.44Increase in Short Interest
TransAlta logo
TAC
TransAlta
1.5$9.83-0.2%$2.65 billion$1.77 billion-44.68
Otter Tail logo
OTTR
Otter Tail
1.8$46.65-1.2%$1.94 billion$919.50 million19.44Analyst Downgrade
Kenon logo
KEN
Kenon
0.5$31.70-0.3%$1.71 billion$373 million0.00
Azure Power Global logo
AZRE
Azure Power Global
1.4$27.39-1.3%$1.32 billion$171.90 million-43.48Increase in Short Interest
Gap Down
Pampa Energía logo
PAM
Pampa Energía
1.0$14.70-1.9%$835.00 million$2.84 billion8.70Increase in Short Interest
Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora Norte Sociedad Anónima logo
EDN
Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora Norte Sociedad Anónima
0.8$3.65-1.1%$165.47 million$1.52 billion-5.22Analyst Downgrade
Ocean Power Technologies logo
OPTT
Ocean Power Technologies
0.6$2.76-6.5%$140.72 million$1.68 million-2.87Gap Up
Black Hills logo
BKH
Black Hills
2.0$68.85-1.7%$49.02 million$1.73 billion19.39
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