NYSE:EE - El Paso Electric Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$58.95 +0.30 (+0.51 %)
(As of 09/23/2018 03:49 PM ET)
Previous Close$58.95
Today's Range$58.30 - $59.15
52-Week Range$48.05 - $64.35
Volume515,872 shs
Average Volume172,548 shs
Market Capitalization$2.40 billion
P/E Ratio24.36
Dividend Yield2.44%
El Paso Electric logoEl 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 2,082 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 417,900 residential, commercial, and public authority customers; and distributes electricity to retail customers. El Paso Electric Company was founded in 1901 and is based in El Paso, Texas.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities


Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.22
Current Ratio0.84
Quick Ratio0.61


Trailing P/E Ratio24.36
Forward P/E Ratio24.26
P/E Growth5.19

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$916.80 million
Price / Sales2.62
Cash Flow$6.1728 per share
Price / Cash9.55
Book Value$28.14 per share
Price / Book2.09


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.42
Net Income$98.26 million
Net Margins10.21%
Return on Equity8.12%
Return on Assets2.62%


Outstanding Shares40,690,000
Market Cap$2.40 billion

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, July 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 14th will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.44%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 13th. 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 Thursday, August, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.76 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.88 by $0.12. The utilities provider had revenue of $236.80 million for the quarter. El Paso Electric had a net margin of 10.21% and a return on equity of 8.12%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.89 EPS. 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, November, 7th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for El Paso Electric.

What price target have analysts set for EE?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for El Paso Electric's shares. Their forecasts range from $49.00 to $58.00. On average, they expect El Paso Electric's stock price to reach $53.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.8%. View Analyst Price Targets for El Paso Electric.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for El Paso Electric?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for El Paso Electric in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 2 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for El Paso Electric.

Who are some of El Paso Electric's key competitors?

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 51)
  • Mr. Nathan T. Hirschi CPA, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Steven T. Buraczyk, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 51)
  • Mr. Rocky R. Miracle, Sr. VP of Corp. Devel. & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 65)
  • Mr. William A. Stiller, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 66)

Who are El Paso Electric's major shareholders?

El Paso Electric's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.28%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (5.02%), FMR LLC (4.93%), FMR LLC (4.93%), Gabelli Funds LLC (4.68%) and Millennium Management LLC (4.04%). Company insiders that own El Paso Electric stock include Charles Yamarone and John Robert Brown. 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, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Bank of America Corp DE, Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, First Trust Advisors LP and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. 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 Millennium Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., FMR LLC, FMR LLC, Covalis Capital LLP, Verition Fund Management LLC, Luminus Management LLC and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. 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 $58.95.

How big of a company is El Paso Electric?

El Paso Electric has a market capitalization of $2.40 billion and generates $916.80 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $98.26 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.42 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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  195 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  301 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  496
MarketBeat'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 9/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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