NYSE:ELP - Companhia Paranaense de Energia Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $5.33 -0.03 (-0.56 %) (As of 08/19/2018 07:37 AM ET)Previous Close$5.33Today's Range$5.26 - $5.405052-Week Range$4.86 - $9.69Volume763,660 shsAverage Volume485,719 shsMarket Capitalization$1.36 billionP/E Ratio4.61Dividend Yield0.88%Beta1.26 Company ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryFinancialsHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Companhia Paranaense de Energia ? COPEL engages in the generation, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity to industrial, residential, commercial, rural, and other customers primarily in the State of Paraná, Brazil. As of December 31, 2017, the company operated 17 hydroelectric plants, 12 wind plants, and 1 thermoelectric plant with a total installed capacity of 5,024.0 megawatts; and owned and operated 2,698.3 kilometers of transmission lines and 196,951.2 kilometers of distribution lines. It holds concessions to distribute electricity in 394 municipalities in the State of Paraná and in the municipality of Porto União in the State of Santa Catarina. The company also provides telecommunication services to corporate clients, including supermarkets, universities, banks, Internet service providers, and television networks, as well as to retail clients; and broadband Internet access to public elementary and middle schools. In addition, it supplies piped gas to 39,377 customers, including thermoelectric plants, cogeneration plants, gas stations, other businesses, and residences through a gas distribution network covering 812 kilometers in the State of Paraná. Companhia Paranaense de Energia - COPEL was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Curitiba, Brazil. Receive ELP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ELP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric services Sub-IndustryN/A SectorUtilities SymbolNYSE:ELP CUSIPN/A Webwww.copel.com Phone55-41-3322-3535 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.49 Current Ratio1.02 Quick Ratio1.00 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio4.61 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$4.40 billion Price / Sales0.33 Cash Flow$2.2116 per share Price / Cash2.41 Book Value$17.75 per share Price / Book0.30 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$323.73 million Net Margins6.81% Return on Equity6.09% Return on Assets2.88% Miscellaneous Employees8,432 Outstanding Shares273,650,000Market Cap$1.36 billion Companhia Paranaense de Energia (NYSE:ELP) Frequently Asked Questions What is Companhia Paranaense de Energia's stock symbol? Companhia Paranaense de Energia trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ELP." How often does Companhia Paranaense de Energia pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Companhia Paranaense de Energia? Companhia Paranaense de Energia declared an annual dividend on Thursday, April 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 17th will be paid a dividend of $0.023 per share on Thursday, May 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.31%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 16th. View Companhia Paranaense de Energia's Dividend History. How were Companhia Paranaense de Energia's earnings last quarter? Companhia Paranaense de Energia (NYSE:ELP) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, March, 28th. The utilities provider reported ($0.09) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.53 by $0.62. The utilities provider earned $1.04 billion during the quarter. Companhia Paranaense de Energia had a net margin of 6.81% and a return on equity of 6.09%. View Companhia Paranaense de Energia's Earnings History. When is Companhia Paranaense de Energia's next earnings date? Companhia Paranaense de Energia is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December, 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Companhia Paranaense de Energia. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Companhia Paranaense de Energia? 1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Companhia Paranaense de Energia in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Companhia Paranaense de Energia. Who are some of Companhia Paranaense de Energia's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Companhia Paranaense de Energia include CENTRAIS ELETRI/S (EBR), Enel Chile (ENIC), IDACORP (IDA), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN), Portland General Electric (POR), Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE), NRG Yield Inc Class C (NYLD), Black Hills (BKH), PNM Resources (PNM), Ormat Technologies (ORA), Pampa Energia (PAM), El Paso Electric (EE), Nextera Energy Partners (NEP), Atlantica Yield (AY) and Otter Tail (OTTR). Who are Companhia Paranaense de Energia's key executives? Companhia Paranaense de Energia's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jonel Nazareno Iurk, CEO, Member of Board of Exec. Officers & Director (Age 63)Mr. Adriano Rudek de Moura, Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer and Member of Board of Exec. Officers (Age 56)Mr. Vicente Loiacono Neto Neto, Chief Governance, Risk & Compliance Officer and Member of Board of Exec. Officers (Age 35)Mr. Harry Françóia Jr., Junior, Chief Legal & Institutional Relations Officer and Member of Board of Exec. Officers (Age 47)Mr. José Marques Filho, Chief Bus. Devel. Officer & Member of Board of Exec. Officers (Age 60) Has Companhia Paranaense de Energia been receiving favorable news coverage? News coverage about ELP stock has trended positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Companhia Paranaense de Energia earned a coverage optimism score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 47.62 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Companhia Paranaense de Energia. Who are Companhia Paranaense de Energia's major shareholders? Companhia Paranaense de Energia's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (2.72%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.94%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.51%), BlackRock Inc. (0.37%), United Services Automobile Association (0.19%) and Bank of America Corp DE (0.14%). Which institutional investors are selling Companhia Paranaense de Energia stock? ELP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Brandes Investment Partners LP, Van ECK Associates Corp and Pinebridge Investments L.P.. Which institutional investors are buying Companhia Paranaense de Energia stock? ELP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including United Services Automobile Association, Bank of America Corp DE, Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., FMR LLC, Premier Fund Managers Ltd, Millennium Management LLC, Trexquant Investment LP and Jane Street Group LLC. How do I buy shares of Companhia Paranaense de Energia? Shares of ELP 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 Companhia Paranaense de Energia's stock price today? One share of ELP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.33. How big of a company is Companhia Paranaense de Energia? Companhia Paranaense de Energia has a market capitalization of $1.36 billion and generates $4.40 billion in revenue each year. Companhia Paranaense de Energia employs 8,432 workers across the globe. How can I contact Companhia Paranaense de Energia? Companhia Paranaense de Energia's mailing address is RUA CORONEL DULCIDIO 800, CURITIBA D5, 80420-170. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 55-41-3322-3535 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (NYSE ELP)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 128 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 108 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 236MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Companhia Paranaense de Energia and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ELP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ELP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does relative strength index mean?