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NYSE:CPKChesapeake Utilities Stock Price, Forecast & News

$83.89
-0.60 (-0.71 %)
(As of 08/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$82.56
Now: $83.89
$84.40
50-Day Range
$80.50
MA: $84.36
$88.31
52-Week Range
$69.47
Now: $83.89
$101.29
Volume4,722 shs
Average Volume63,232 shs
Market Capitalization$1.38 billion
P/E Ratio21.13
Dividend Yield2.08%
Beta0.27
Chesapeake Utilities Corporation, a diversified energy company, engages in regulated and unregulated energy businesses. The company operates in two segments, Regulated Energy and Unregulated Energy. The Regulated Energy segment engages in the distribution of natural gas in Delaware, Maryland, and Florida; distribution of electricity in Florida; and transmission of natural gas on the Delmarva Peninsula and in Florida. The Unregulated Energy segment distributes propane in Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and Florida; markets natural gas in Florida, Delaware, Maryland, Ohio, and other states; supplies, gathers, and processes unregulated natural gas in central and eastern Ohio; and generates electricity and steam. This segment also provides other unregulated energy services, such as energy-related merchandise sales; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning services; and plumbing and electrical services. It serves residential, commercial, industrial, and wholesale customers. The company was founded in 1859 and is headquartered in Dover, Delaware.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.21 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gas transmission & distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP16530310
Phone302-734-6799

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$479.60 million
Cash Flow$6.96 per share
Book Value$34.24 per share

Profitability

Net Income$65.15 million

Miscellaneous

Employees983
Market Cap$1.38 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable
$83.89
-0.60 (-0.71 %)
(As of 08/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Chesapeake Utilities (NYSE:CPK) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Chesapeake Utilities' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Chesapeake Utilities' stock was trading at $93.46 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, CPK stock has decreased by 10.2% and is now trading at $83.89.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Chesapeake Utilities?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Chesapeake Utilities in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."
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When is Chesapeake Utilities' next earnings date?

Chesapeake Utilities is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020.
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How can I listen to Chesapeake Utilities' earnings call?

Chesapeake Utilities will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 5th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Chesapeake Utilities' earnings last quarter?

Chesapeake Utilities Co. (NYSE:CPK) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The utilities provider reported $1.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.74 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $152.71 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $181.90 million. Chesapeake Utilities had a net margin of 12.87% and a return on equity of 10.77%.
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How often does Chesapeake Utilities pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Chesapeake Utilities?

Chesapeake Utilities declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 7th. Investors of record on Monday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.44 per share on Monday, July 6th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.10%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 12th. This is a boost from Chesapeake Utilities's previous quarterly dividend of $0.41.
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When did Chesapeake Utilities' stock split? How did Chesapeake Utilities' stock split work?

Chesapeake Utilities's stock split on Tuesday, September 9th 2014. The 3-2 split was announced on Wednesday, July 2nd 2014. The newly created shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Monday, September 8th 2014. An investor that had 100 shares of Chesapeake Utilities stock prior to the split would have 150 shares after the split.

What guidance has Chesapeake Utilities issued on next quarter's earnings?

Chesapeake Utilities issued an update on its FY 2022 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 6th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 4.70-4.90 for the period.

What price target have analysts set for CPK?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Chesapeake Utilities' stock. Their forecasts range from $87.00 to $115.00. On average, they anticipate Chesapeake Utilities' stock price to reach $100.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.0% from the stock's current price.
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Has Chesapeake Utilities been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CPK stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Chesapeake Utilities earned a daily sentiment score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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Are investors shorting Chesapeake Utilities?

Chesapeake Utilities saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 276,400 shares, a decrease of 19.2% from the June 30th total of 342,200 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 84,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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Who are some of Chesapeake Utilities' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Chesapeake Utilities own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Chesapeake Utilities investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Adobe (ADBE), Consolidated Edison (ED), IBM (IBM), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Chesapeake Utilities' key executives?

Chesapeake Utilities' management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Beth W. Cooper, Exec. VP, CFO & Assistant Corp. Sec. (Age 52)
  • Mr. James F. Moriarty, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. and Chief Policy & Risk Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Stephen C. Thompson, Sr. VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Vikrant A. Gadgil, VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Heidi W. Watkins, Investor Relations Administrator

What is Chesapeake Utilities' stock symbol?

Chesapeake Utilities trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "CPK."

Who are Chesapeake Utilities' major shareholders?

Chesapeake Utilities' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include First Trust Advisors LP (3.21%), Boston Trust Walden Corp (1.42%), Copeland Capital Management LLC (1.01%), Tributary Capital Management LLC (0.86%), Ziegler Capital Management LLC (0.55%) and Moody Aldrich Partners LLC (0.48%). Company insiders that own Chesapeake Utilities stock include James F Moriarty, John R Schimkaitis, Stephen C Thompson and Thomas P Hill, Jr.
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Which major investors are selling Chesapeake Utilities stock?

CPK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ziegler Capital Management LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., UBS Group AG, Strs Ohio, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Pitcairn Co., and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Chesapeake Utilities company stock in the last year include John R Schimkaitis, and Stephen C Thompson.
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Which major investors are buying Chesapeake Utilities stock?

CPK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Comerica Bank, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Boston Trust Walden Corp, Brasada Capital Management LP, Moody Aldrich Partners LLC, Tributary Capital Management LLC, and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Chesapeake Utilities stock in the last two years include James F Moriarty, and Thomas P Hill, Jr.
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How do I buy shares of Chesapeake Utilities?

Shares of CPK 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Chesapeake Utilities' stock price today?

One share of CPK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $83.89.

How big of a company is Chesapeake Utilities?

Chesapeake Utilities has a market capitalization of $1.38 billion and generates $479.60 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $65.15 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.66 on an earnings per share basis. Chesapeake Utilities employs 983 workers across the globe.

What is Chesapeake Utilities' official website?

The official website for Chesapeake Utilities is www.chpk.com.

How can I contact Chesapeake Utilities?

Chesapeake Utilities' mailing address is 909 SILVER LAKE BOULEVARD, DOVER DE, 19904. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 302-734-6799 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/3/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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