CMS Energy Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:CMS)

About CMS Energy Corp.

CMS Energy Corp. logoCMS Energy Corporation (CMS Energy) is an energy company operating primarily in Michigan. The Company operates in three segments, which include Consumers Electric Utility, Consumers Gas Utility and Enterprises (non-utility operations and investments). CMS Energy, through its subsidiaries and equity investments, is engaged primarily in independent power production and owns power generation facilities fueled by natural gas and biomass. The Consumers Electric Utility operations include the generation, purchase, distribution and sale of electricity. The Consumers Gas Utility operations include the purchase, transmission, storage, distribution and sale of natural gas. The enterprises segment, through subsidiaries and equity investments, is engaged in domestic independent power production and the marketing of independent power production. The Company's other business includes EnerBank USA, which is engaged in providing unsecured consumer installment loans for financing home improvements.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Multi-Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: CMS
  • CUSIP: 12589610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $41.36
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $41.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $42.62
  • 52-Week Range: $33.84 - $46.25
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.20
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.97
  • P/E Growth: 2.84
  • Market Cap: $11.54B
  • Outstanding Shares: 279,025,000
  • Beta: 0.12
  • Net Margins: 8.79%
  • Return on Equity: 13.34%
  • Return on Assets: 2.70%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.05%
  • Current Ratio: 0.97%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.70%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.36)
Consensus Price Target: $43.28 (4.64% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/26/2016SunTrust Banks Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$43.00 -> $44.00View Rating Details
7/29/2016BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
7/15/2016ScotiabankInitiated CoverageSector Perform$46.00View Rating Details
7/15/2016Howard WeilInitiated CoverageSector Perform$46.00View Rating Details
7/2/2016KeyCorpReiterated RatingOutperform$45.00 -> $47.00View Rating Details
4/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/4/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$40.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
3/18/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$39.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
3/3/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingOutperform$42.00View Rating Details
2/8/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
2/8/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetHold$35.25 -> $38.50View Rating Details
7/3/2015N+1 SingerReiterated RatingBuy$171.00View Rating Details
7/3/2015Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy$160.00View Rating Details
6/5/2015Sanlam SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/24/2015Wells Fargo & Co.DowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/9/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$37.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/27/2014 forward)


Earnings History for CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/27/2016Q316$0.60$0.70$1.63 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216$0.36$0.45$1.49 billion$1.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q116$0.61$0.59$2.29 billion$1.80 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q415$0.38$0.38$1.84 billion$1.51 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2015Q315$0.49$0.53$1.57 billion$1.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/23/2015Q215$0.33$0.25$1.48 billion$1.35 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/23/2015Q115$0.66$0.73$2.31 billion$2.11 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015Q414$0.36$0.37$1.54 billion$1.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2014Q314$0.41$0.37$1.52 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014Q214$0.26$0.30$1.38 billion$1.47 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2014Q1$0.62$0.75$2.24 billion$2.52 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
1/30/2014Q413$0.37$0.37$1.90 billion$1.74 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2013Q313$0.47$0.46$1.59 billion$1.45 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.35$0.29$1.36 billion$1.41 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.50$0.53$1.97 billion$1.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.24$0.25$1.82 billion$1.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.55$0.54ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012$0.36$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.41$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.15$0.15ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2011$0.52$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2011$0.27$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2011$0.46$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.21$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.02 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.18 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q3 20162$0.56$0.60$0.58
Q4 20161$0.41$0.41$0.41
Q1 20171$0.63$0.63$0.63
Q2 20171$0.48$0.48$0.48
Q3 20171$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q4 20171$0.43$0.43$0.43
Q1 20181$0.68$0.68$0.68
Q2 20181$0.52$0.52$0.52
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS)
Annual Dividend:$1.24
Dividend Yield:3.00%
Dividend Growth:6.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:63.59% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
61.39% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
56.88% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.93%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 89.09%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/26/2016Jon E BarfieldDirectorSell9,568$42.97$411,136.96View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016Brian F RichSVPSell2,135$43.17$92,167.95View SEC Filing  
8/9/2016Catherine M ReynoldsSVPSell11,032$43.59$480,884.88View SEC Filing  
5/25/2016Daniel J MaloneSVPSell3,639$40.95$149,017.05View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016John G RussellCEOSell196,000$41.04$8,043,840.00View SEC Filing  
5/4/2016Thomas J WebbCFOSell100,000$41.52$4,152,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/9/2016David G MengebierSVPSell5,125$41.06$210,432.50View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Glenn P BarbaCAOSell9,000$40.75$366,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Myrna SotoDirectorBuy1,000$40.74$40,740.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016David G MengebierSVPSell5,125$39.86$204,282.50View SEC Filing  
2/16/2016John M ButlerSVPSell20,000$39.13$782,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Daniel J MaloneSVPSell4,508$35.66$160,755.28View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015David G MengebierSVPSell8,400$35.31$296,604.00View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015William D HarveyDirectorBuy3,000$34.17$102,510.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2015David G MengebierSVPSell8,986$33.32$299,413.52View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Garrick J RochowVPSell10,000$34.76$347,600.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2015John B YasinskyDirectorSell7,387$35.61$263,051.07View SEC Filing  
2/18/2015Glenn P BarbaCAOSell16,000$35.15$562,400.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015John M ButlerSVPSell20,000$35.50$710,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015William D HarveyDirectorBuy2,000$35.71$71,420.00View SEC Filing  
10/28/2014David G MengebierSVPSell4,000$31.86$127,440.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014John B YasinskyDirectorSell5,000$29.35$146,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014David G MengebierSVPSell1,745$28.77$50,203.65View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Catherine M ReynoldsSVPSell5,000$28.40$142,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/29/2014David MengebierSVPSell3,100$29.91$92,721.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2014James BrunnerSVPSell10,000$28.52$285,200.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2014John ButlerSVPSell10,000$27.88$278,800.00View SEC Filing  
10/29/2013David G MengebierSVPSell2,000$27.95$55,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2013Glenn BarbaCAOSell10,000$26.85$268,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013David MengebierSVPSell3,000$27.04$81,120.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2013Laura WrightDirectorBuy3,000$26.86$80,580.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013James BrunnerSVPSell10,000$27.78$277,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/6/2013John ButlerSVPSell10,000$28.02$280,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013John G RussellCEOSell250,000$28.75$7,187,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/21/2013Thomas J WebbCFOSell40,000$28.79$1,151,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013David G MengebierSVPSell4,000$28.50$114,000.00View SEC Filing  
2/26/2013James E BrunnerSVPSell50,000$26.17$1,308,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2012John M ButlerSVPSell10,000$23.12$231,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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CMS Energy Corp. (NYSE:CMS) Chart for Thursday, October, 27, 2016

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