Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) Company Profile (NYSE:ELP)

About Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia is engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in the Brazilian State of Parana. The Company also provides telecommunications and other services. Its segments are Power generation and transmission (GET), Power distribution and sales (DIS), Telecommunications (TEL), GAS and Holding Company (HOL). The GET segment includes the generation of electric energy from hydraulic, wind and thermal projects; the transport and transformation of the power generated by the Company, and the construction, operation and maintenance of all power transmission substations and lines. The DIS segment includes the distribution and sale of electric energy, and the operation and maintenance of the distribution infrastructure. The TEL segment includes telecommunications and general communications services. The GAS segment includes the public service of piped natural gas distribution. The HOL segment includes participation in other companies.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ELP
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $10.74
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $10.22
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $9.94
  • 52-Week Range: $273,655,000.00 - $5.72
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 6.38
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.13
  • P/E Growth: 7.18
  • Market Cap: $2.94B
  • Outstanding Shares: 273,655,000
  • Beta: 1.64
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 10.96%
  • Return on Equity: 9.02%
  • Return on Assets: 4.62%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.43%
  • Current Ratio: 1.05%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.02%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/5/2016Citigroup Inc.DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
9/10/2015Bank of America CorpUpgradeUnderperform -> BuyView Rating Details
5/15/2015Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform -> Neutral$14.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.81 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.06 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)
Annual Dividend:$0.13
Dividend Yield:1.21%
Dividend Growth:-34.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:8.97% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
16.05% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
12.26% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/21/2016Annual$0.134/29/20165/3/20165/3/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : ELECTRICAL CABLE (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 7:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCOPEL's Long-Term Prospects Solid, Runs Near-Term Risks (NYSE:ELP)
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 12:24 PM
thestreet.com logoHere Is Why These 5 Emerging-Market Picks Are Poised for Growth (NYSE:ELP)
www.thestreet.com - January 11 at 5:30 PM
News IconIs Companhia Paranaense de Energia (ADR) (ELP) A Good Stock To Buy? (NYSE:ELP)
feedproxy.google.com - December 15 at 11:00 PM
insidermonkey.com logoShould You Follow Hedge Funds Into Regal Beloit Corp (RBC)? (NYSE:ELP)
www.insidermonkey.com - November 30 at 8:29 AM
prnewswire.com logoHow These Utilities Stocks are Faring Clean Energy Fuels ONEOK Companhia Paranaense (NYSE:ELP)
www.prnewswire.com - November 29 at 5:31 PM
bloomberg.com logoBrazil Hedge Fund’s Odd Stock Pick: Companies With Tons of Debt (NYSE:ELP)
www.bloomberg.com - November 29 at 5:31 PM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : Half Boot with Ankle Boot (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - November 23 at 9:43 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCOPEL Offers Solid Growth Potential, Runs Near-Term Risks (NYSE:ELP)
finance.yahoo.com - November 23 at 9:43 AM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : IR 22/16 - Board of Directors' Meeting (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - November 18 at 11:28 AM
seekingalpha.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) 2016 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (NYSE:ELP)
seekingalpha.com - November 18 at 11:28 AM
publicnow.com logoIR 22/16 - Board of Directors' Meeting (NYSE:ELP)
www.publicnow.com - November 17 at 9:56 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCopel's (ELP) CEO Luiz Fernando Leone Vianna on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:ELP)
seekingalpha.com - November 16 at 10:33 PM
nasdaq.com logoCompanhia Paranaense De Energia - COPEL Stock Getting Very Oversold (NYSE:ELP)
www.nasdaq.com - November 12 at 11:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoCOPEL (ELP) Swings to Loss in Q3, Revenues Decrease Y/Y (NYSE:ELP)
finance.yahoo.com - November 11 at 12:18 PM
News IconCopel records EBITDA of R$427.7 million in the 3Q16 (NYSE:ELP)
ih.advfn.com - November 10 at 9:04 PM
cnbc.com logoCompanhia Paranaense reports 3Q loss (NYSE:ELP)
www.cnbc.com - November 10 at 9:04 PM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : Copel records EBITDA of R$427.7 million in the 3Q16 (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - November 10 at 9:04 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoParanaense de Energia reports 3Q loss (NYSE:ELP)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 10 at 9:04 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Climbs 250 Points; Impax Labs Shares Down Following Q3 Results (NYSE:ELP)
feeds.benzinga.com - November 9 at 3:35 PM
mysmartrend.com logoCia Paranaense de Energia Shares Up 47.8% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (ELP) (NYSE:ELP)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 27 at 4:52 PM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : INK CARTRIDGES (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - October 25 at 9:41 AM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : Prestao of trees pruning Services located under transmission lines (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - October 21 at 4:50 PM
publicnow.com logoIR 20/16 - Litigation – Ivaí Engenharia de Obras S.A. - Html PDF (NYSE:ELP)
www.publicnow.com - October 20 at 10:12 PM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : Runner 8MM (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - October 19 at 5:12 PM
News IconUpdate on Companhia Paranaense de Energia – COPEL (NYSE:ELP) for the day (NYSE:ELP)
twincountynews.com - October 14 at 4:44 PM
mysmartrend.com logo36.6% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend Cia Paranaense de Energia Call (ELP) (NYSE:ELP)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 12 at 3:16 PM
capitalcube.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia : ELP-US: Dividend Analysis : May 03rd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 10, 2016 (NYSE:ELP)
www.capitalcube.com - October 10 at 4:38 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Rises More Than 200 Points; Lexmark Shares Spike Higher (NYSE:ELP)
feeds.benzinga.com - September 30 at 4:25 PM
mysmartrend.com logoUptrend Call Working As Cia Paranaense de Energia Stock Rises 34.3% (ELP) (NYSE:ELP)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 27 at 4:49 PM
nasdaq.com logoAnalyst Favorites With Strong Buyback Activity: Calpine Corp Ranks As a Top Pick (NYSE:ELP)
www.nasdaq.com - September 12 at 4:40 PM
mysmartrend.com logoShares of ELP Up 30.2% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:ELP)
www.mysmartrend.com - September 12 at 4:40 PM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : IR 18/16 - Copel Distribuição is elected the best distributor in Latin America (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - August 31 at 9:36 AM
publicnow.com logoIR 18/16 - Copel Distribuição is elected the best distributor in Latin America (NYSE:ELP)
www.publicnow.com - August 31 at 9:36 AM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : IR 17/16 - Copel Distribuição reaches the milestone of 4.5 million customers (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - August 29 at 3:51 PM
publicnow.com logoIR 17/16 - Copel Distribuição reaches the milestone of 4.5 million customers (NYSE:ELP)
www.publicnow.com - August 29 at 9:29 AM
mysmartrend.com logoUptrend Call Working As Cia Paranaense de Energia Stock Rises 34.7% (ELP) (NYSE:ELP)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 26 at 11:22 AM
4-traders.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia COPEL : IR 15/16 - Fitch Reaffirms Copel’s National Rating – ‘AA+(bra)’ (NYSE:ELP)
www.4-traders.com - August 19 at 7:22 AM
publicnow.com logoIR 15/16 - Fitch Reaffirms Copel’s National Rating – ‘AA+(bra)’ (NYSE:ELP)
www.publicnow.com - August 19 at 7:22 AM
mysmartrend.com logoUptrend Call Working As Cia Paranaense de Energia Stock Rises 33.3% (ELP) (NYSE:ELP)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 18 at 4:50 PM
nasdaq.com logoMid-Morning Market Update: Markets Open Lower; Target Cuts Profit Outlook (NYSE:ELP)
www.nasdaq.com - August 17 at 5:00 PM
News IconCopel records net income of R$996.6 million in the 2Q16 (NYSE:ELP)
ih.advfn.com - August 12 at 9:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoParanaense de Energia posts 2Q profit (NYSE:ELP)
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 9:57 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia's (ELP) CEO Luiz Fernando Leone Vianna on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSE:ELP)
seekingalpha.com - August 12 at 9:57 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoCompanhia Paranaense posts 2Q profit (NYSE:ELP)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 4:49 PM
mysmartrend.com logoShares of ELP Up 26.4% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:ELP)
www.mysmartrend.com - August 11 at 7:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoParanaense de Energia downgraded by Citigroup (NYSE:ELP)
finance.yahoo.com - August 5 at 4:51 PM
publicnow.com logoIR 14/16 - Clarification on CVM consultation - Html PDF (NYSE:ELP)
www.publicnow.com - August 2 at 9:37 AM
publicnow.com logoIR 13/16 - Copel Distribuição’s captive market declines 1.9% in the second quarter - PDF (NYSE:ELP)
www.publicnow.com - July 22 at 10:18 AM
capitalcube.com logoCompanhia Paranaense de Energia : ELP-US: Dividend Analysis : May 03rd, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : July 14, 2016 (NYSE:ELP)
www.capitalcube.com - July 14 at 10:34 AM

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What is Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s stock symbol?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ELP."

How often does Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) announced an annual dividend on Thursday, April 21st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, May 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share on Tuesday, May 3rd. The ex-dividend date is Friday, April 29th.

Who owns Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (2.08%), Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc. (1.40%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.18%), Numeric Investors LLC (0.14%), AQR Capital Management LLC (0.11%) and Oxford Asset Management (0.10%).

Who sold Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock? Who is selling Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, Oxford Asset Management, Letko Brosseau & Associates Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Who bought Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock? Who is buying Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Numeric Investors LLC, Newfoundland Capital Management, AQR Capital Management LLC, Bienville Capital Management LLC, State Street Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., FMR LLC and NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V..

How do I buy Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock?

Shares of Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock cost?

One share of Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.74.

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff