NYSE:CMS - CMS Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$50.54 +0.32 (+0.64 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 02:32 AM ET)
Previous Close$50.22
Today's Range$49.75 - $50.65
52-Week Range$40.48 - $53.82
Volume2.33 million shs
Average Volume2.51 million shs
Market Capitalization$13.99 billion
P/E Ratio23.29
Dividend Yield2.87%
CMS Energy Corporation operates as an energy company primarily in Michigan. It operates through three segments: Electric Utility, Gas Utility, and Enterprises. The Electric Utility segment engages in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity. It generates electricity through fossil-fuel-fired plants, as well as renewable energy and nuclear sources. This segment's transmission and distribution system includes 214 miles of transmission overhead lines; 188 miles of high-voltage distribution overhead lines; 4 miles of high-voltage distribution underground lines; 4,431 miles of high-voltage distribution overhead lines; 19 miles of high-voltage distribution underground lines; 56,098 miles of electric distribution overhead lines; 10,665 miles of underground distribution lines; and substations. The Gas Utility segment is involved in the purchase, transmission, storage, distribution, and sale of natural gas. This segment's gas transmission, storage, and distribution system comprises 1,672 miles of transmission lines; 15 gas storage fields; 28,194 miles of distribution mains; and 8 compressor stations. The Enterprises segment engages in the independent power production and marketing activities; and development of renewable generation. This segment owns interests in independent power plants totaling 1,203 megawatts. The company also operates an industrial bank providing unsecured consumer installment loans for financing home improvements. It serves 1.8 million electric customers and 1.8 million gas customers, including residential, commercial, and diversified industrial customers in Michigan's Lower Peninsula. CMS Energy Corporation was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Jackson, Michigan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined


Current Ratio0.69
Quick Ratio0.47


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.58 billion
Price / Sales2.18
Cash Flow$5.4111 per share
Price / Cash Flow9.34
Book Value$15.88 per share
Price / Book3.18


Net Income$460 million
Net Margins8.00%
Return on Assets2.97%


Market Cap$13.99 billion

CMS Energy (NYSE:CMS) Frequently Asked Questions

What is CMS Energy's stock symbol?

CMS Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CMS."

How often does CMS Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for CMS Energy?

CMS Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.3575 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $1.43 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 1st. View CMS Energy's Dividend History.

How were CMS Energy's earnings last quarter?

CMS Energy Co. (NYSE:CMS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The utilities provider reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $1.60 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.53 billion. CMS Energy had a net margin of 8.00% and a return on equity of 14.88%. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.62 earnings per share. View CMS Energy's Earnings History.

When is CMS Energy's next earnings date?

CMS Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 31st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for CMS Energy.

What guidance has CMS Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

CMS Energy issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.46-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.50. CMS Energy also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $2.31-2.34 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for CMS?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for CMS Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $49.00 to $55.00. On average, they expect CMS Energy's share price to reach $52.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for CMS Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for CMS Energy?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for CMS Energy in the last year. There are currently 9 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for CMS Energy.

Has CMS Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about CMS stock have trended positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. CMS Energy earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of CMS Energy's key competitors?

Who are CMS Energy's key executives?

CMS Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Patricia Kessler Poppe, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Rejji P. Hayes, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 44)
  • Mr. Garrick J. Rochow, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 44)
  • Ms. Catherine M. Reynolds, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 62)
  • Mr. Glenn P. Barba, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 53)

Who are CMS Energy's major shareholders?

CMS Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.57%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.15%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.10%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.06%), Highland Capital Management LLC (0.04%) and Moody National Bank Trust Division (0.04%). Company insiders that own CMS Energy stock include Brandon J Hofmeister, Brian F Rich, Catherine M Reynolds, Daniel J Malone, David G Mengebier, Dhenuvakonda Rao Venkat, Garrick J Rochow, Glenn P Barba, Jon E Barfield and Thomas J Webb. View Institutional Ownership Trends for CMS Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling CMS Energy stock?

CMS stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc., Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Vigilant Capital Management LLC, Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., Boston Advisors LLC, Chesley Taft & Associates LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Highland Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold CMS Energy company stock in the last year include Brandon J Hofmeister, Brian F Rich, Catherine M Reynolds, Dhenuvakonda Rao Venkat, Glenn P Barba and Jon E Barfield. View Insider Buying and Selling for CMS Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying CMS Energy stock?

CMS stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Scout Investments Inc., Monument Capital Management, Personal Capital Advisors Corp, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Cerebellum GP LLC and DNB Asset Management AS. View Insider Buying and Selling for CMS Energy.

How do I buy shares of CMS Energy?

Shares of CMS 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 CMS Energy's stock price today?

One share of CMS stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.54.

How big of a company is CMS Energy?

CMS Energy has a market capitalization of $13.99 billion and generates $6.58 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $460 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.17 on an earnings per share basis. CMS Energy employs 7,822 workers across the globe.

What is CMS Energy's official website?

The official website for CMS Energy is http://www.cmsenergy.com.

How can I contact CMS Energy?

CMS Energy's mailing address is ONE ENERGY PLAZA, JACKSON MI, 49201. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 517-788-0550 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for CMS Energy (NYSE CMS)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  425 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  386 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  811
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about CMS Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CMS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CMS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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