About Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK)
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; 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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Electric & other services combined
Trailing P/E Ratio16.26
Forward P/E Ratio15.77
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$23.57 billion
Price / Sales2.21
Cash Flow$10.3482 per share
Price / Cash7.18
Book Value$59.63 per share
Price / Book1.25
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$4.57
Net Income$3.06 billion
Return on Equity8.10%
Return on Assets2.46%
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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 3rd. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.79%. The ex-dividend date 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 data on Thursday, May, 10th. The utilities provider reported $1.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.14 by $0.14. The utilities provider earned $5.32 billion during 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 revenue was up 7.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.04 earnings per share. View Duke Energy's Earnings History.
When is Duke Energy's next earnings date?
What guidance has Duke Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?
Duke Energy updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 10th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.55-$4.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.72.
What price target have analysts set for DUK?
15 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Duke Energy's shares. Their predictions 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?
Some companies that are related to Duke Energy include Exelon (EXC), Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG), Consolidated Edison (ED), E.ON SE Sponsored ADR (Germany) (EONGY), PG&E (PCG), WEC Energy Group (WEC), Ameren (AEE), CMS Energy (CMS), Alliant Energy (LNT), NiSource (NI), Westar Energy (WR), United Utilities Group (UUGRY), SCANA (SCG), ALLETE (ALE) and Avista (AVA).
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 S. 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?
News stories about DUK stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Duke Energy earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 47.03 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.
Who are Duke Energy's major shareholders?
Duke Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders 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 purchased 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 $74.30.
How big of a company is Duke Energy?
Duke Energy has a market capitalization of $52.08 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]
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