Duke Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.70 (+1.71 %)
(As of 06/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume3.20 million shs
Average Volume3.32 million shs
Market Capitalization$77.93 billion
P/E Ratio58.22
Dividend Yield3.88%
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About Duke Energy

Duke 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; and uses coal, hydroelectric, natural gas, oil, renewable sources, and nuclear fuel to generate electricity. It also engages in the wholesale of electricity to municipalities, electric cooperative utilities, and load-serving entities. This segment serves approximately 7.9 million retail electric customers in 6 states in the Southeast and Midwest regions of the United States covering a service territory of approximately 91,000 square miles; and owns approximately 50,807 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 pipeline transmission and natural gas storage facilities. It has approximately 1.6 million customers, including 1.1 million customers in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee, as well as 541,000 customers in southwestern Ohio and northern Kentucky. The Commercial Renewables segment acquires, owns, develops, builds, 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. It has 21 wind, 150 solar, and 2 battery storage facilities, as well as 11 fuel cell locations with a capacity of 2,282 MW across 19 states. The company was formerly known as Duke Energy Holding Corp. and changed its name to Duke Energy Corporation in April 2005. The company was incorporated in 2005 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.


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Overall MarketRank

1.78 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

61st out of 280 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

14th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 0.8Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Duke Energy a buy right now?

10 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Duke Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Duke Energy stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in DUK, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Duke Energy?

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When is Duke Energy's next earnings date?

Duke Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, August 9th 2021.
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How were Duke Energy's earnings last quarter?

Duke Energy Co. (NYSE:DUK) posted its earnings results on Sunday, May, 9th. The utilities provider reported $1.26 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.24 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $6.15 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $6.27 billion. Duke Energy had a net margin of 5.95% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.68%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 3.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company posted $1.14 EPS.
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How has Duke Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Duke Energy's stock was trading at $90.94 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, DUK stock has increased by 11.4% and is now trading at $101.31.
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How often does Duke Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Duke Energy?

Duke Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 14th will be given a dividend of $0.965 per share on Wednesday, June 16th. This represents a $3.86 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 13th.
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Is Duke Energy a good dividend stock?

Duke Energy pays an annual dividend of $3.86 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.88%. Duke Energy has been increasing its dividend for 14 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Duke Energy is 75.39%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, Duke Energy will have a dividend payout ratio of 70.44% next year. This indicates that Duke Energy will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Duke Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Duke Energy updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, June, 15th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $5.000-5.300 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $5.180. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for DUK?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Duke Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $94.00 to $108.00. On average, they expect Duke Energy's stock price to reach $102.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 1.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Duke Energy's key executives?

Duke Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Lynn J. Good, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 61, Pay $2.87M)
  • Mr. Steven Keith Young, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 63, Pay $1.25M)
  • Mr. Dhiaa M. Jamil, Exec. VP & COO (Age 65, Pay $1.4M)
  • Ms. Julia Smoot Janson, Exec. VP & CEO of Duke Energy Carolinas (Age 57, Pay $1.21M)
  • Mr. Douglas F. Esamann, Exec. VP of Energy Solutions and Pres of Midwest/Florida Regions & Natural Gas Bus. (Age 63, Pay $1.14M)
  • Ms. Cynthia S. Lee, VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Ms. Bonnie B. Titone, Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Melody Birmingham, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jack Sullivan, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, Exec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Company Sec. (Age 58)

What is Lynn J. Good's approval rating as Duke Energy's CEO?

379 employees have rated Duke Energy CEO Lynn J. Good on Glassdoor.com. Lynn J. Good has an approval rating of 81% among Duke Energy's employees.

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What other stocks do shareholders of Duke Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Duke Energy investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), Chevron (CVX), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), The Coca-Cola (KO), Intel (INTC) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

What is Duke Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are Duke Energy's major shareholders?

Duke Energy's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.87%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (3.36%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.11%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.55%), Northern Trust Corp (1.18%) and Royal Bank of Canada (0.92%). Company insiders that own Duke Energy stock include Dhiaa M Jamil, Douglas F Esamann, Dwight L Jacobs, E Marie Mckee, Harry K Sideris, Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, Lloyd M Yates, Lynn J Good and Steven K Young.
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Which major investors are selling Duke Energy stock?

DUK stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Schafer Cullen Capital Management Inc, Franklin Resources Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, Morgan Stanley, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Jennison Associates LLC, and Squarepoint Ops LLC. Company insiders that have sold Duke Energy company stock in the last year include Dhiaa M Jamil, Dwight L Jacobs, E Marie Mckee, Kodwo Ghartey-Tagoe, and Steven K Young.
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Which major investors are buying Duke Energy stock?

DUK stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan Trust Fund, BlackRock Inc., Cullen Capital Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, GSB Wealth Management LLC, and Neuberger Berman Group LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Duke Energy's stock price today?

One share of DUK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $101.31.

How much money does Duke Energy make?

Duke Energy has a market capitalization of $77.93 billion and generates $23.87 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.38 billion in net income (profit) each year or $5.12 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Duke Energy have?

Duke Energy employs 27,535 workers across the globe.

Does Duke Energy have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Duke Energy: Phoenix Energy Technologies, and Piedmont Natural Gas Company.

When was Duke Energy founded?

Duke Energy was founded in 1904.

What is Duke Energy's official website?

The official website for Duke Energy is www.duke-energy.com.

Where are Duke Energy's headquarters?

Duke Energy is headquartered at 550 SOUTH TRYON STREET, CHARLOTTE NC, 28202.

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]

This page was last updated on 6/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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