El Paso Electric Company Profile (NYSE:EE)

About El Paso Electric

El Paso Electric logoEl Paso Electric Company is engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in an area of approximately 10,000 square miles in west Texas and southern New Mexico. The Company owns or has ownership interests in several electrical generating facilities providing it with a generating capability of over 2,055 Megawatts. The Company's energy sources consists of approximately 47% nuclear fuel, 34% natural gas, 6% coal, 13% purchased power and 1% generated by Company-owned solar photovoltaic panels and wind turbines. The Company has power purchase agreements for over 107 Megawatts from solar photovoltaic generation facilities. The Company serves approximately 404,500 residential, commercial, industrial, public authority and wholesale customers. The Company distributes electricity to retail customers principally in El Paso, Texas and Las Cruces, New Mexico. In addition, its wholesale sales include sales for resale to other electric utilities and power marketers.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: EE
  • CUSIP: 28367785
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $47.74
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $46.18
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $45.71
  • 52-Week Range: $35.32 - $48.75
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 26.14
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.94
  • P/E Growth: 2.89
  • Market Cap: $1.93B
  • Outstanding Shares: 40,520,000
  • Beta: 0.4
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 8.77%
  • Return on Equity: 7.30%
  • Return on Assets: 2.27%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.26%
  • Current Ratio: 0.78%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.57%
Additional Links:
Companies Related to El Paso Electric:

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $41.46 (13.15% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
Show:
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/23/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$52.50View Rating Details
3/24/2016Bank of America Corp.UpgradeNeutral -> Buy$30.42View Rating Details
1/8/2015GabelliDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
10/22/2014Ladenburg ThalmannUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/28/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
8/3/2016Q216$0.80$0.55$219.50 million$217.87 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.07)($0.14)$114.80 million$113.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.02$126.65 million$125.73 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$1.30$1.40$209.39 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.60$0.52$164.00 million$157.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q115$0.12$0.09$116.00 million$163.75 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q414$0.11$0.10$190.31 million$126.65 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$1.31$1.30$299.30 million$195.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.72$0.75$244.80 million$255.21 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q114$0.11$0.11$173.17 million$116.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2014Q413$0.12$0.03$125.90 million$122.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013Q313$1.29$1.26$273.76 million$196.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.74$0.73$248.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.10$0.19$116.59 million$120.01 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2013Q4 2012$0.15$0.12$191.74 million$125.91 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2012Q312$1.31$1.29$298.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/1/2012$0.72$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/2/2012$0.12$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2012$0.19$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/2/2011$1.35$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2011$0.63$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2011$0.29$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.17$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.37 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.52 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.10)($0.10)($0.10)
Q2 20161$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20161$1.90$1.90$1.90
Q4 20161$0.00$0.00$0.00
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
Annual Dividend:$1.24
Dividend Yield:2.60%
Dividend Growth:6.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:67.76% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
52.32% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
49.21% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/22/2016quarterly$0.312.58%9/12/20169/14/20169/30/2016
5/26/2016quarterly$0.312.78%6/13/20166/15/20166/30/2016
1/28/2016quarterly$0.302.88%3/11/20163/15/20163/31/2016
12/4/2015quarterly$0.303.16%12/11/201512/15/201512/30/2015
7/23/2015quarterly$0.303.4%9/14/20159/16/20159/30/2015
5/28/2015quarterly$0.303.24%6/12/20156/16/20156/30/2015
1/30/2015quarterly$0.282.8%3/12/20153/16/20153/31/2015
11/21/2014quarterly$0.282.94%12/10/201412/12/201412/30/2014
7/31/2014quarterly$0.283.03%9/11/20149/15/20149/30/2014
5/29/2014quarterly$0.282.97%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014
1/23/2014quarterly$0.272.9%3/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014
11/21/2013quarterly$0.273%12/11/201312/13/201312/30/2013
8/7/2013quarterly$0.272.79%9/11/20139/13/20139/30/2013
5/9/2013quarterly$0.272.82%6/11/20136/13/20136/28/2013
1/17/2013quarterly$0.252.99%3/12/20133/14/20133/29/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.33%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.20%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/11/2016Charles YamaroneDirectorSell5,500$45.16$248,380.00View SEC Filing  
11/13/2014John Robert BrownDirectorSell6,000$38.14$228,840.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Charles YamaroneDirectorSell5,000$36.62$183,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2014James W HarrisDirectorSell2,000$36.66$73,320.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2014David G CarpenterEVPSell15,000$39.05$585,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Hector PuenteEVPSell1,950$37.00$72,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013James W HarrisDirectorSell2,000$36.30$72,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/6/2013Woody L HuntDirectorBuy3,000$38.39$115,170.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012David G CarpenterCFOBuy2,000$30.80$61,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : cases not yet over (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - September 24 at 9:24 AM
stocksdaily.net logoEl Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) Had $8.149 In Cash And Short-Term Investments (NYSE:EE)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 23 at 4:32 PM
realistinvestor.com logoEl Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE)’s Accounts Payable Is $44.162 (NYSE:EE)
www.realistinvestor.com - September 21 at 9:03 AM
capitalcube.com logoEl Paso Electric Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EE-US : September 20, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 20 at 8:30 AM
stocksdaily.net logoEl Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) High Price Estimate At $52.5 (NYSE:EE)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 17 at 4:37 PM
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : EP Electric's $380M power plant completed (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - September 17 at 9:30 AM
publicnow.com logoMontana Power Station in east El Paso, TX Complete (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - September 16 at 4:40 PM
capitalcube.com logoEl Paso Electric Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:EE) : September 12, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 4:34 PM
capitalcube.com logoEl Paso Electric Co. – Value Analysis (NYSE:EE) : September 12, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 4:34 PM
News IconEl Paso electric plans $5M power station project (NYSE:EE)
www.elpasotimes.com - September 9 at 4:37 PM
News IconThe Sell-side Consensus is in on El Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE); Earnings & Target Updates (NYSE:EE)
www.nationaldailypress.com - September 9 at 4:37 PM
capitalcube.com logoEl Paso Electric Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : EE-US : September 9, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 9 at 9:34 AM
News IconEl Paso Electric to hold public meeting for possibly more power lines in Canutillo area (NYSE:EE)
kfoxtv.com - September 8 at 8:35 AM
stocksdaily.net logoEl Paso Electric Company (NYSE:EE) CFF Stands At $63.708 Millions (NYSE:EE)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 7 at 4:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to El Paso Electric Co. : September 2, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - September 2 at 4:43 PM
News IconEl Paso Electric Company v. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 14-60822 ... (NYSE:EE)
www.texaslawyer.com - August 22 at 9:26 AM
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : Public Utility Commission of Texas Approves Final Order in Texas Rate Case Docket No. 44941 (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - August 19 at 7:52 AM
publicnow.com logoPublic Utility Commission of Texas Approves Final Order in Texas Rate Case Docket No. 44941 (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - August 18 at 10:06 PM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Public Utility Commission Of Texas approves final order in El Paso Electric Co's rate case (NYSE:EE)
feeds.reuters.com - August 18 at 6:36 PM
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : 'ElectriCity' goes on historic Martin Building (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - August 16 at 9:58 PM
capitalcube.com logoEl Paso Electric Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EE-US : August 16, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 16 at 4:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEL PASO ELECTRIC CO /TX/ Financials (NYSE:EE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 4:50 PM
capitalcube.com logoEl Paso Electric Co. :EE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 5 at 4:51 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEL PASO ELECTRIC CO /TX/ Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NYSE:EE)
biz.yahoo.com - August 5 at 4:51 PM
capitalcube.com logoEl Paso Electric Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : EE-US : August 4, 2016 (NYSE:EE)
www.capitalcube.com - August 4 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of EE earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-16 2:30pm GMT (NYSE:EE)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 7:32 AM
News IconHot weather boosts El Paso Electric’s earnings (NYSE:EE)
www.elpasoinc.com - August 3 at 10:27 PM
twst.com logoEl Paso Electric Company: El Paso Electric Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:EE)
www.twst.com - August 3 at 4:57 PM
twst.com logoEl Paso Electric Company: El Paso Electric Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:EE)
www.twst.com - August 3 at 4:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEl Paso Electric's (EE) CEO Mary Kipp on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:EE)
seekingalpha.com - August 3 at 4:57 PM
publicnow.com logoElectric Utility in Texas, New Mexico Becomes the First to Go Coal-Free in the Region (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - August 3 at 4:57 PM
publicnow.com logoElectric Utility in Texas, New Mexico Becomes the First to Go Coal-Free in the Region (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - August 3 at 4:57 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-El Paso Electric reports qtrly operating revenue of $217.9 mln (NYSE:EE)
www.reuters.com - August 3 at 7:46 AM
nasdaq.com logoEl Paso Electric Q2 Profit Rises - Quick Facts (NYSE:EE)
www.nasdaq.com - August 3 at 7:46 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ2 2016 El Paso Electric Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:EE)
biz.yahoo.com - August 3 at 7:46 AM
publicnow.com logoEl Paso Electric Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - August 3 at 7:46 AM
publicnow.com logoEPE Becomes the First Regional Utility to Go Coal-Free (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 10:21 PM
News IconEl Paso Electric celebrates coal-free status (NYSE:EE)
www.elpasotimes.com - July 29 at 10:05 PM
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : Fire causes $90k in damages to East El Paso home (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - July 29 at 10:05 PM
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : says heat has spiked electrical usage (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - July 28 at 8:52 AM
News IconEl Paso Electric says heat has spiked electrical usage (NYSE:EE)
www.kvia.com - July 26 at 4:46 PM
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : EPE Receives 2016 Hispanic Business Advocate of the Year Award (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - July 26 at 4:46 PM
publicnow.com logoEPE Receives 2016 Hispanic Business Advocate of the Year Award (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - July 26 at 11:58 AM
News IconEl Paso Electric files agreement on rate case with PUCT (NYSE:EE)
www.elp.com - July 25 at 4:46 PM
News IconEl Paso Electric settles solar dispute, bills going up (NYSE:EE)
www.elpasoinc.com - July 25 at 4:46 PM
streetinsider.com logoEl Paso Electric (EE) Declares $0.31 Quarterly Dividend; 2.6% Yield (NYSE:EE)
www.streetinsider.com - July 25 at 9:28 AM
publicnow.com logoEl Paso Electric Announces Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:EE)
www.publicnow.com - July 22 at 6:18 PM
News IconEl Paso Electric Agrees to Kill Solar Fee for Customers (NYSE:EE)
www.texasobserver.org - July 22 at 4:42 PM
4-traders.com logoEl Paso Electric : EPE Files Unopposed Settlement In Texas Rate Case (NYSE:EE)
www.4-traders.com - July 22 at 4:42 PM
News IconEl Paso Electric reaches unopposed settlement with PUC (NYSE:EE)
www.elpasotimes.com - July 22 at 4:42 PM

Social

El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) Chart for Wednesday, September, 28, 2016


Last Updated on 9/28/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff