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Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás (EBR) Competitors

$7.22
+0.12 (+1.69%)
(As of 07/12/2024 08:51 PM ET)

EBR vs. AEP, D, VST, EIX, DTE, ETR, FE, ES, PPL, and FTS

Should you be buying Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás include American Electric Power (AEP), Dominion Energy (D), Vistra (VST), Edison International (EIX), DTE Energy (DTE), Entergy (ETR), FirstEnergy (FE), Eversource Energy (ES), PPL (PPL), and Fortis (FTS). These companies are all part of the "electric services" industry.

Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás vs.

American Electric Power (NASDAQ:AEP) and Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás (NYSE:EBR) are both large-cap utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their community ranking, dividends, media sentiment, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, profitability and risk.

In the previous week, American Electric Power had 7 more articles in the media than Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás. MarketBeat recorded 9 mentions for American Electric Power and 2 mentions for Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás. Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás' average media sentiment score of 1.65 beat American Electric Power's score of 0.34 indicating that American Electric Power is being referred to more favorably in the media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
American Electric Power
7 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Very Positive
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás
1 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
0 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás received 79 more outperform votes than American Electric Power when rated by MarketBeat users. Likewise, 58.74% of users gave Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás an outperform vote while only 55.63% of users gave American Electric Power an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
American Electric PowerOutperform Votes
79
55.63%
Underperform Votes
63
44.37%
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - EletrobrásOutperform Votes
158
58.74%
Underperform Votes
111
41.26%

American Electric Power has higher revenue and earnings than Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
American Electric Power$19B2.52$2.21B$5.3916.88
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás$7.44B2.23$977.82MN/AN/A

American Electric Power has a beta of 0.53, meaning that its share price is 47% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás has a beta of 1.06, meaning that its share price is 6% more volatile than the S&P 500.

American Electric Power pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.9%. Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás pays an annual dividend of $0.06 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.8%. American Electric Power pays out 65.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. American Electric Power has raised its dividend for 14 consecutive years. American Electric Power is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

American Electric Power has a net margin of 14.60% compared to American Electric Power's net margin of 12.98%. Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás' return on equity of 11.23% beat American Electric Power's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
American Electric Power14.60% 11.23% 2.93%
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás 12.98%4.18%1.75%

American Electric Power presently has a consensus price target of $88.62, indicating a potential downside of 2.58%. Given Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás' higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe American Electric Power is more favorable than Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
American Electric Power
1 Sell rating(s)
5 Hold rating(s)
6 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.42
Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
0 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
N/A

75.2% of American Electric Power shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 6.5% of Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás shares are held by institutional investors. 0.1% of American Electric Power shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Summary

American Electric Power beats Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás on 14 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.

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New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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EBR vs. The Competition

MetricCentrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - EletrobrásElectric services IndustryUtilities SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$16.61B$13.26B$12.06B$18.19B
Dividend Yield0.81%4.56%4.28%3.49%
P/E RatioN/A11.8791.8321.18
Price / Sales2.232.9726.8015.24
Price / Cash9.758.2254.1320.15
Price / Book0.741.741.954.82
Net Income$977.82M$696.02M$601.27M$967.95M
7 Day Performance3.88%6.71%3.03%5.63%
1 Month Performance9.23%10.28%3.36%6.99%
1 Year Performance-8.84%4.07%2.48%10.31%

Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
AEP
American Electric Power
4.4443 of 5 stars
4.44 / 5 stars
$90.84
+2.9%
$88.62
-2.4%
+4.3%$47.88B$19.32B16.8517,250Positive News
D
Dominion Energy
4.3202 of 5 stars
4.32 / 5 stars
$51.63
+3.8%
$51.64
+0.0%
-1.3%$43.24B$14.39B26.6117,700Short Interest ↓
VST
Vistra
4.2784 of 5 stars
4.28 / 5 stars
$91.60
-0.8%
$87.83
-4.1%
+246.7%$31.83B$14.78B56.204,870Short Interest ↓
Positive News
EIX
Edison International
4.937 of 5 stars
4.94 / 5 stars
$74.28
+2.6%
$77.40
+4.2%
+6.2%$28.58B$16.34B32.5814,375Short Interest ↓
Positive News
DTE
DTE Energy
4.8758 of 5 stars
4.88 / 5 stars
$113.18
+3.8%
$115.67
+2.2%
+1.4%$23.42B$12.75B18.529,950Short Interest ↓
Positive News
ETR
Entergy
4.463 of 5 stars
4.46 / 5 stars
$108.49
+2.4%
$113.50
+4.6%
+9.3%$23.17B$12.15B10.8812,177Short Interest ↑
FE
FirstEnergy
3.8708 of 5 stars
3.87 / 5 stars
$39.47
+1.4%
$40.55
+2.7%
-0.6%$22.72B$12.87B22.6812,042Positive News
ES
Eversource Energy
4.4622 of 5 stars
4.46 / 5 stars
$59.40
+2.3%
$65.86
+10.9%
-17.1%$20.92B$11.91B-50.349,630Short Interest ↓
Positive News
PPL
PPL
4.0939 of 5 stars
4.09 / 5 stars
$28.22
+2.0%
$32.36
+14.7%
+6.3%$20.82B$8.20B27.406,629
FTS
Fortis
4.3542 of 5 stars
4.35 / 5 stars
$39.95
+0.3%
$55.13
+38.0%
-7.9%$19.70B$8.53B17.229,600Positive News

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