NYSE:DUK - Duke Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$76.19 +0.52 (+0.69 %)
(As of 06/21/2018 02:34 AM ET)
Previous Close$76.19
Today's Range$75.7710 - $76.60
52-Week Range$71.96 - $91.80
Volume3.66 million shs
Average Volume3.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$52.16 billion
P/E Ratio16.67
Dividend Yield4.78%
Duke Energy logoDuke Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy company in the United States. It operates through three segments: Electric Utilities and Infrastructure, Gas Utilities and Infrastructure, and Commercial Renewables. The Electric Utilities and Infrastructure segment generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electricity in the Carolinas, Florida, and the Midwest; uses coal, hydroelectric, natural gas, oil, renewable sources, and nuclear fuel to generate electricity; and engages in the wholesale of electricity to municipalities, electric cooperative utilities, and other load-serving entities. This segment serves approximately 7.6 million retail electric customers in 6 states in the Southeast and Midwest regions of the United States covering a service territory of approximately 95,000 square miles; and owns approximately 49,506 megawatts (MW) of generation capacity. The Gas Utilities and Infrastructure segment distributes natural gas to residential, commercial, industrial, and power generation natural gas customers; and owns, operates, and invests in various pipeline transmission and natural gas storage facilities. It has approximately 1.5 million customers, including 1 million customers located in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, as well as 526,000 customers located in southwestern Ohio and northern Kentucky. The Commercial Renewables segment acquires, builds, develops, and operates wind and solar renewable generation projects, including nonregulated renewable energy and energy storage services to utilities, electric cooperatives, municipalities, and commercial and industrial customers. This segment has 21 wind and 63 solar facilities with a capacity of 2,907 MW across 14 states. The company was formerly known as Duke Energy Holding Corp. and changed its name to Duke Energy Corporation in April 2005. Duke Energy Corporation is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.17
Current Ratio0.64
Quick Ratio0.39


Trailing P/E Ratio16.67
Forward P/E Ratio16.18
P/E Growth3.39

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$23.57 billion
Price / Sales2.27
Cash Flow$10.5967 per share
Price / Cash7.19
Book Value$59.63 per share
Price / Book1.28


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.57
Net Income$3.06 billion
Net Margins12.33%
Return on Equity8.10%
Return on Assets2.46%


Outstanding Shares701,010,000

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Duke Energy's stock symbol?

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

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

Duke Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 18th will be given a dividend of $0.89 per share on Monday, June 18th. This represents a $3.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.67%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 17th. View Duke Energy's Dividend History.

How were Duke Energy's earnings last quarter?

Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May, 10th. The utilities provider reported $1.28 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.14 by $0.14. The utilities provider had revenue of $5.32 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.76 billion. Duke Energy had a return on equity of 8.10% and a net margin of 12.33%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 7.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.04 EPS. View Duke Energy's Earnings History.

When is Duke Energy's next earnings date?

Duke Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Duke Energy.

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

Duke Energy issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 10th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.55-$4.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.72.

What price target have analysts set for DUK?

15 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Duke Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $91.00. On average, they expect Duke Energy's share price to reach $82.3077 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Duke Energy.

Who are some of Duke Energy's key competitors?

Who are Duke Energy's key executives?

Duke Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Lynn J. Good, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. Steven Keith Young, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Mr. Dhiaa M. Jamil, Exec. VP & COO (Age 62)
  • Ms. Julia Smoot Janson, Exec. VP of External Affairs, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Lloyd M. Yates, Exec. VP of Customer & Delivery Operations and Pres of Carolinas Region (Age 57)

Has Duke Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about DUK stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Duke Energy earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.91 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are Duke Energy's major shareholders?

Duke Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (6.54%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.77%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.00%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (1.34%), Northern Trust Corp (1.28%) and Zimmer Partners LP (1.01%). Company insiders that own Duke Energy stock include Dhiaa M Jamil, Douglas F Esamann, E Marie Mckee, Frank H Yoho, John H Forsgren, John T Herron, Julia S Janson, Lloyd M Yates, Lynn J Good, Theodore F Craver Jr and William E Jr Currens. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Duke Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Duke Energy stock?

DUK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Caisse DE Depot ET Placement DU Quebec, California Public Employees Retirement System, Swiss National Bank, Northern Trust Corp, DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Prudential Financial Inc. and Her Majesty the Queen in Right of the Province of Alberta as represented by Alberta Investment Management Corp. Company insiders that have sold Duke Energy company stock in the last year include Dhiaa M Jamil, Douglas F Esamann, E Marie Mckee, Lloyd M Yates and Lynn J Good. View Insider Buying and Selling for Duke Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Duke Energy stock?

DUK stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Zimmer Partners LP, Franklin Resources Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, OppenheimerFunds Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Summit Trail Advisors LLC and Nuveen Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Duke Energy stock in the last two years include Frank H Yoho, John H Forsgren, John T Herron and Theodore F Craver Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for Duke Energy.

How do I buy shares of Duke Energy?

Shares of DUK 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 Duke Energy's stock price today?

One share of DUK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $76.19.

How big of a company is Duke Energy?

Duke Energy has a market capitalization of $52.16 billion and generates $23.57 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $3.06 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.57 on an earnings per share basis. Duke Energy employs 29,060 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Duke Energy?

Duke Energy's mailing address is 550 SOUTH TRYON STREET, CHARLOTTE NC, 28202. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 704-382-3853 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Duke Energy (DUK)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  375 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  637 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,012
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Duke Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe DUK will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe DUK will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 6/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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