NYSE:EE - El Paso Electric Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $59.41 +0.85 (+1.45 %) (As of 04/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$58.56Today's Range$58.55 - $59.4152-Week Range$47.99 - $64.35Volume183,717 shsAverage Volume236,766 shsMarket Capitalization$2.42 billionP/E Ratio25.50Dividend Yield2.46%Beta0.5 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email El Paso Electric Company, a public utility company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity in west Texas and southern New Mexico. It generates electricity through nuclear fuel, natural gas, and coal, as well as solar photovoltaic panels and wind turbines with a generating capability of approximately 2,085 megawatts. The company also sources electricity from purchased power. The company owns and has ownership interests in four 345 kilovolt (kv) transmission lines in New Mexico and Arizona; and three 500 kV lines in Arizona. It serves approximately 425,000 residential, commercial, industrial, public authority, and wholesale customers; and distributes electricity to retail customers. El Paso Electric Company was founded in 1901 and is based in El Paso, Texas. Receive EE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric services Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:EE Previous Symbol CUSIP28367785 CIK31978 Webwww.epelectric.com Phone915-543-5711Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.10 Current Ratio0.55 Quick Ratio0.38Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.50 Forward P/E Ratio23.67 P/E Growth5.75 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$903.60 million Price / Sales2.68 Cash Flow$6.2015 per share Price / Cash Flow9.58 Book Value$28.61 per share Price / Book2.08Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.33 Net Income$84.32 million Net Margins9.33% Return on Equity8.83% Return on Assets2.84%Miscellaneous Employees1,100 Outstanding Shares40,738,000Market Cap$2.42 billion Next Earnings Date5/8/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) Frequently Asked Questions What is El Paso Electric's stock symbol? El Paso Electric trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EE." How often does El Paso Electric pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for El Paso Electric? El Paso Electric declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 31st. Investors of record on Friday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.36 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. View El Paso Electric's Dividend History. How were El Paso Electric's earnings last quarter? El Paso Electric (NYSE:EE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 27th. The utilities provider reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter. The utilities provider had revenue of $190.82 million for the quarter. El Paso Electric had a return on equity of 8.83% and a net margin of 9.33%. View El Paso Electric's Earnings History. When is El Paso Electric's next earnings date? El Paso Electric is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 8th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for El Paso Electric. What guidance has El Paso Electric issued on next quarter's earnings? El Paso Electric updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.10-2.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.53. What price target have analysts set for EE? 3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for El Paso Electric's shares. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $58.00. On average, they expect El Paso Electric's stock price to reach $55.3333 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for El Paso Electric. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for El Paso Electric? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for El Paso Electric in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for El Paso Electric. Has El Paso Electric been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about EE stock have trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. El Paso Electric earned a media sentiment score of 2.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of El Paso Electric's key competitors? Some companies that are related to El Paso Electric include Huaneng Power International Inc ADR Class N (HNP), ENGIE BRASIL EN/S (EGIEY), OGE Energy (OGE), CENTRICA PLC/S (CPYYY), CPFL Energia (CPL), Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), Enel Chile (ENIC), IDACORP (IDA), Enel Generacion Chile (EOCC), Portland General Electric (POR), CEMIG (CIG), Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE), Black Hills (BKH) and PNM Resources (PNM). What other stocks do shareholders of El Paso Electric own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other El Paso Electric investors own include General Electric (GE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Altria Group (MO), Kraft Heinz (KHC), Bank of America (BAC), Constellation Brands (STZ), AT&T (T), Micron Technology (MU), QUALCOMM (QCOM) and AbbVie (ABBV). Who are El Paso Electric's key executives? El Paso Electric's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Mary E. Kipp, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52)Mr. Nathan T. Hirschi CPA, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 56)Mr. Steven T. Buraczyk, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 52)Mr. Rocky R. Miracle, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 66)Ms. Elaina L. Ball, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 44) Who are El Paso Electric's major shareholders? El Paso Electric's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.66%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.10%), 6 Meridian (0.03%) and Sageworth Trust Co (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for El Paso Electric. Which major investors are selling El Paso Electric stock? EE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chartwell Investment Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for El Paso Electric. Which major investors are buying El Paso Electric stock? EE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, 6 Meridian and Sageworth Trust Co. View Insider Buying and Selling for El Paso Electric. How do I buy shares of El Paso Electric? Shares of EE 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 El Paso Electric's stock price today? One share of EE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.41. How big of a company is El Paso Electric? El Paso Electric has a market capitalization of $2.42 billion and generates $903.60 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $84.32 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.33 on an earnings per share basis. El Paso Electric employs 1,100 workers across the globe. What is El Paso Electric's official website? The official website for El Paso Electric is http://www.epelectric.com. How can I contact El Paso Electric? El Paso Electric's mailing address is STANTON TOWER 100 NORTH STANTON, EL PASO TX, 79901. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 915-543-5711 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for El Paso Electric (NYSE EE)Community Ranking: 1.9 out of 5 ()Outperform Votes: 209 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 332 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 541MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about El Paso Electric and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 4/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is dollar cost averaging (DCA)?