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CMS Energy (CMS) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$58.15
+0.21 (+0.36%)
(As of 12/8/2023 ET)
Compare
Today's Range
$57.41
$58.27
50-Day Range
$50.56
$58.40
52-Week Range
$49.87
$65.72
Volume
2.28 million shs
Average Volume
2.33 million shs
Market Capitalization
$16.97 billion
P/E Ratio
22.89
Dividend Yield
3.35%
Price Target
$61.82

CMS Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.67 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
6.3% Upside
$61.82 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
4.83% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-7.32
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.98mentions of CMS Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 19 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.42 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.09%
From $3.09 to $3.34 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.16 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

52nd out of 86 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

12th out of 18 stocks


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About CMS Energy Stock (NYSE:CMS)

CMS Energy Corporation operates as an energy company primarily in Michigan. The company operates through three segments: Electric Utility; Gas Utility; and Enterprises. The Electric Utility segment is involved in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity. This segment generates electricity through coal, wind, gas, renewable energy, oil, and nuclear sources. Its distribution system comprises 208 miles of high-voltage distribution overhead lines; 4 miles of high-voltage distribution underground lines; 4,428 miles of high-voltage distribution overhead lines; 19 miles of high-voltage distribution underground lines; 82,474 miles of electric distribution overhead lines; 9,395 miles of underground distribution lines; 1,093 substations; and 3 battery facilities. The Gas Utility segment engages in the purchase, transmission, storage, distribution, and sale of natural gas, which includes 2,392 miles of transmission lines; 15 gas storage fields; 28,065 miles of distribution mains; and 8 compressor stations. The Enterprises segment is involved in the independent power production and marketing, including the development and operation of renewable generation. It serves 1.9 million electric and 1.8 million gas customers, including residential, commercial, and diversified industrial customers. The company was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Jackson, Michigan.

CMS Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
10/26/2023
Ex-Dividend for 11/30 Dividend
11/02/2023
Dividend Payable
11/30/2023
Today
12/10/2023
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2023
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/01/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric & other services combined
Sub-Industry
Multi-Utilities
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
12589610
Employees
9,073
Year Founded
1987

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$61.82
High Stock Price Target
$73.00
Low Stock Price Target
$54.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+6.3%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.67
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$837 million
Pretax Margin
10.54%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$8.60 billion
Cash Flow
$6.77 per share
Book Value
$25.31 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
290,597,000
Market Cap
$16.97 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.40
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Should I Buy CMS Energy Stock? CMS Pros and Cons Explained

These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of CMS Energy was last updated on Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 10:47 PM.

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in CMS Energy Co.:

  • CMS Energy Corporation operates as an energy company primarily in Michigan. It has a strong presence in the electric utility and gas utility sectors, providing essential services to residential, commercial, and diversified industrial customers.
  • CMS Energy Co. has a long history, being incorporated in 1987. This demonstrates its stability and experience in the energy industry.
  • The company has been consistently updating its operations and services to meet the evolving needs of its customers. This commitment to innovation and adaptation positions CMS Energy Co. for future growth and success.
  • Recent developments in the energy sector, such as the increasing demand for renewable energy sources, present opportunities for CMS Energy Co. to expand its portfolio and tap into new markets.
  • Investors may find the current stock price of CMS Energy Co. attractive, considering its potential for growth and the company's strong position in the industry.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in CMS Energy Co. for these reasons:

  • Communisis plc, not CMS Energy Co., is a company that provides integrated marketing services. This information is not relevant to CMS Energy Co. and may cause confusion.
  • There is no other relevant information available in the query results to provide cons for investing in CMS Energy Co.














CMS Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell CMS Energy stock right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CMS Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" CMS shares.
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What is CMS Energy's stock price target for 2024?

9 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for CMS Energy's shares. Their CMS share price targets range from $54.00 to $73.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $61.82 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 6.3% from the stock's current price.
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How have CMS shares performed in 2023?

CMS Energy's stock was trading at $63.33 at the beginning of the year. Since then, CMS stock has decreased by 8.2% and is now trading at $58.15.
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Are investors shorting CMS Energy?

CMS Energy saw a increase in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 14,090,000 shares, an increase of 22.5% from the October 31st total of 11,500,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,620,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 5.4 days.
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When is CMS Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 1st 2024.
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How were CMS Energy's earnings last quarter?

CMS Energy Co. (NYSE:CMS) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 26th. The utilities provider reported $0.61 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.63 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $1.67 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.11 billion. CMS Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.49% and a net margin of 9.61%. The firm's revenue was down 17.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.56 earnings per share.
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How often does CMS Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CMS Energy?

CMS Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 20th. Investors of record on Friday, November 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.4875 per share on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $1.95 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 2nd.
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Is CMS Energy a good dividend stock?

CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS) pays an annual dividend of $1.95 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.37%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 76.77%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, CMS will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.38% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has CMS Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

CMS Energy updated its FY24 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.27-3.33 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.35.

What is John G. Russell's approval rating as CMS Energy's CEO?

5 employees have rated CMS Energy Chief Executive Officer John G. Russell on Glassdoor.com. John G. Russell has an approval rating of 60% among the company's employees. This puts John G. Russell in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

What other stocks do shareholders of CMS Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other CMS Energy investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Comcast (CMCSA), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Dominion Energy (D), Procter & Gamble (PG), Verizon Communications (VZ) and Boeing (BA).

Who are CMS Energy's major shareholders?

CMS Energy's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include JPMorgan Chase & Co. (7.24%), Ameriprise Financial Inc. (2.36%), Morgan Stanley (1.92%), Invesco Ltd. (1.60%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.55%) and Legal & General Group Plc (1.14%). Insiders that own company stock include Brandon J Hofmeister, Brian F Rich, Catherine A Hendrian, Dhenuvakonda Rao Venkat, Glenn P Barba, Jean-Francois Brossoit, John G Russell, Jon E Barfield, Scott B Mcintosh and Shaun M Johnson.
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How do I buy shares of CMS Energy?

Shares of CMS 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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Does CMS Energy have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of CMS Energy: Beeland Group LLC, CMS Capital L.L.C., CMS ERM Michigan LLC, CMS Electric & Gas L.L.C., CMS Energy Resource Management Company, CMS Engineering Co., CMS Enterprises Company, CMS Enterprises Sustainable Energy LLC, CMS Gas Argentina Company, CMS Gas Transmission Company, CMS Generation Filer City Inc., CMS Generation Filer City Operating LLC, CMS Generation Genesee Company, CMS Generation Grayling Company, CMS Generation Grayling Holdings Company, CMS Generation Holdings Company, CMS Generation Michigan Power L.L.C., CMS Generation Operating Company II Inc., CMS Generation Operating LLC, CMS Generation Recycling Company, CMS International Ventures L.L.C., CMS Land Company, CMS Treasury Services LLC, CMS Venezuela S.A., CMS Viron Corporation, Consumers 2014 Securitization Funding LLC, Consumers Campus Holdings LLC, Consumers Energy Company, Consumers Receivables Funding II LLC, Dearborn Generation Operating L.L.C., Dearborn Industrial Energy L.L.C., Dearborn Industrial Generation L.L.C., Delta Solar Power I LLC, Delta Solar Power II LLC, ENELMAR S.A., ES Services Company, EnerBank USA Inc., Flambeau Solar Partners LLC, GGS Holdings Company, Grand River Solar LLC, Grand River Wind LLC, HCE-Biopower Inc., HYDRA‑CO Enterprises Inc., Hydra-Co Enterprises, IPP Investment Partnership, NWO Holdco L.L.C., New Bern Energy Recovery Inc., Northwest Ohio Wind LLC, and Petal Gas Storage Co.
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This page (NYSE:CMS) was last updated on 12/10/2023 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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