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

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$59.30 -0.48 (-0.80 %)
(As of 05/26/2019 09:23 AM ET)
Previous Close$59.30
Today's Range$59.17 - $59.87
52-Week Range$47.99 - $64.35
Volume745,579 shs
Average Volume261,032 shs
Market Capitalization$2.42 billion
P/E Ratio25.45
Dividend Yield2.42%
Beta0.51
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP28367785
Phone915-543-5711

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$903.60 million
Cash Flow$6.1324 per share
Book Value$28.42 per share

Profitability

Net Income$84.32 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,100
Market Cap$2.42 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 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 2.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 8th. The utilities provider reported ($0.17) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates 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 earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.10-2.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.59.

What price target have analysts set for EE?

3 brokers have issued twelve-month price targets for El Paso Electric's stock. Their predictions 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 6.7%. 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?

Headlines about EE stock have been trending negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. El Paso Electric earned a media sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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

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), Verizon Communications (VZ), WP Carey (WPC), Paypal (PYPL) and AvalonBay Communities (AVB).

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 & Director
  • Steven T. Buraczyk, Senior Vice President-Operations
  • Nathan T. Hirschi, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Henry Wayne Soza, Chief Risk Officer & Vice President-Compliance
  • Rocky R. Miracle, Chief Compliance Officer

Who are El Paso Electric's major shareholders?

El Paso Electric's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders 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 purchased 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 $59.30.

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 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 (star)
Outperform Votes:  210 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  335 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  545
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 5/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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