NYSE:EE - El Paso Electric Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $59.78 +0.16 (+0.27 %) (As of 05/24/2019 08:00 AM ET)Previous Close$59.62Today's Range$59.38 - $59.9252-Week Range$47.99 - $64.35Volume177,900 shsAverage Volume261,032 shsMarket Capitalization$2.44 billionP/E Ratio25.66Dividend Yield2.42%Beta0.51 ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email El Paso Electric Co. engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity in West Texas and southern New Mexico. Its energy sources consist of nuclear fuel, natural gas, coal, wind turbines, and purchased power. The company's electrical generating facilities include Palo Verde Station, Newman Power Station, Rio Grande Power Station, Four Corners Station, Copper Power Station, and Wind Ranch. It serves residential, commercial, industrial, public authority and wholesale customers in El Paso, Texas and Las Cruces, New Mexico. The company was founded on August 30, 1901 and is headquartered in El Paso, TX. 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 Webhttp://www.epelectric.com/ Phone915-543-5711Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.11 Current Ratio0.52 Quick Ratio0.37Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.66 Forward P/E Ratio23.82 P/E Growth4.76 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$903.60 million Price / Sales2.70 Cash Flow$6.1820 per share Price / Cash Flow9.67 Book Value$28.42 per share Price / Book2.10Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.33 Net Income$84.32 million Net Margins10.79% Return on Equity8.61% Return on Assets2.75%Miscellaneous Employees1,100 Outstanding Shares40,738,000Market Cap$2.44 billion Next Earnings Date8/1/2019 (Estimated) 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, January 31st. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $1.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.41%. 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, May, 8th. The utilities provider reported ($0.17) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.12 by $0.29. The utilities provider earned $174.36 million during the quarter. El Paso Electric had a return on equity of 8.61% and a net margin of 10.79%. 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 Thursday, August 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for El Paso Electric. What guidance has El Paso Electric issued on next quarter's earnings? El Paso Electric issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.10-2.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.59. What price target have analysts set for EE? 3 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price objectives for El Paso Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $53.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate 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 7.4%. 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 coverage about EE stock has been trending positive on Friday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. El Paso Electric earned a daily sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of El Paso Electric's key competitors? Some companies that are related to El Paso Electric include Enel Americas (ENIA), Huaneng Power International Inc ADR Class N (HNP), OGE Energy (OGE), ENGIE BRASIL EN/S (EGIEY), CPFL Energia (CPL), CENTRICA PLC/S (CPYYY), Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), IDACORP (IDA), Portland General Electric (POR), Black Hills (BKH), Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE), Enel Generacion Chile (EOCC), Enel Chile (ENIC) and CEMIG (CIG). 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), Kraft Heinz (KHC), Altria Group (MO), Bank of America (BAC), AT&T (T), WP Carey (WPC), Paypal (PYPL), AvalonBay Communities (AVB) and BP (BP). Who are El Paso Electric's key executives? El Paso Electric's management team includes the folowing people: Mary E. Kipp, President, Chief Executive Officer & DirectorSteven T. Buraczyk, Senior Vice President-OperationsNathan T. Hirschi, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice PresidentHenry Wayne Soza, Chief Risk Officer & Vice President-ComplianceRocky R. Miracle, Chief Compliance Officer Who are El Paso Electric's major shareholders? El Paso Electric's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.03%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (3.54%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (3.43%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.22%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.48%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.47%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for El Paso Electric. Which institutional investors are selling El Paso Electric stock? EE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jennison Associates LLC, Morgan Stanley, FMR LLC, Voya Investment Management LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, BlackRock Inc., Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and Hancock Whitney Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for El Paso Electric. Which institutional investors are buying El Paso Electric stock? EE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, Electron Capital Partners LLC, Electron Capital Partners LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., AJO LP, AQR Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Ellis Investment Partners LLC. 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 $59.78. How big of a company is El Paso Electric? El Paso Electric has a market capitalization of $2.44 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 STREET, 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: 210 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 335 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 545MarketBeat'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 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Book Value Per Share in Stock Trading Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.