ELP - Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$7.53 0.33 (4.58 %)
(As of 11/23/2017 08:01 AM ET)
Previous Close$7.20
Today's Range$7.30 - $7.61
52-Week Range$6.99 - $11.43
Volume389,000 shs
Average Volume507,202 shs
Market Capitalization$1.97 billion
P/E Ratio16
Dividend Yield7.25%
Beta1.58

About Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

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

Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:ELP
CUSIPN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.42%
Current Ratio0.81%
Quick Ratio0.79%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio16
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.78 billion
Price / Sales0.55
Cash Flow$1.88 per share
Price / Cash4.00
Book Value$15.88 per share
Price / Book0.47

Dividend

Annual Dividend$0.53
Dividend Yield7.3%

Profitability

Trailing EPS$0.45
Net Income$274.84 million
Net Margins3.15%
Return on Equity2.64%
Return on Assets1.31%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,716
Outstanding Shares273,650,000

Frequently Asked Questions for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

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 a dividend on Friday, May 5th. Investors of record on Monday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.26 per share on Monday, May 15th. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. View Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s Dividend History.

How were Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s earnings last quarter?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, March, 28th. The utilities provider reported ($0.09) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.53 by $0.62. The utilities provider earned $1.04 billion during the quarter. Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) had a net margin of 3.15% and a return on equity of 2.64%. View Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s Earnings History.

When will Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) make its next earnings announcement?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 23rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL).

Who are some of Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s key competitors?

Who are Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s key executives?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'s management team includes the folowing people:

  • Fernando Xavier Ferreira, Chairman, Independent Director (Age 66)
  • Antonio Sergio de Souza Guetter, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 55)
  • Luiz Eduardo da Veiga Sebastiani, Chief Financial Officer, Investor Relations Officer, Member of the Executive Board (Age 54)
  • Fabio Malina Losso, Chief Governance, Risk and Compliance Officer (Age 42)
  • Cristiano Hotz, Chief Legal and Institutional Relations Officer, Member of the Executive Board (Age 42)
  • Gilberto Mendes Fernandes, Chief Corporate Management, Member of the Executive Board (Age 60)
  • Jonel Nazareno Iurk, Business Development Officer, Member of the Executive Board (Age 62)
  • Helio Marques da Silva, Member of the Board of Directors (Age 52)
  • Sergio Eduardo Weguelin Vieira, Independent Director (Age 61)
  • Marlos Gaio, Independent Director (Age 40)

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 shareholders include Brandes Investment Partners LP (0.60%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.59%), Schroder Investment Management Group (0.34%), Bienville Capital Management LLC (0.27%), Aperio Group LLC (0.24%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.17%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL).

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 Schroder Investment Management Group, Aperio Group LLC, AMP Capital Investors Ltd and SG Americas Securities LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL).

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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Bienville Capital Management LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Brandes Investment Partners LP, JPMorgan Chase & Co., BT Investment Management Ltd, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC and Trexquant Investment LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL).

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 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 (COPEL)'s stock price today?

One share of Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.53.

How big of a company is Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) has a market capitalization of $1.97 billion and generates $3.78 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $274.84 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.45 on an earnings per share basis. Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) employs 8,716 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL)'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 (COPEL) (ELP)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  68 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  66 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  134
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

Price Target History for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

Analysts' Ratings History for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/14/2017Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyHighView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/23/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

Earnings by Quarter for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

Earnings History by Quarter for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE ELP)

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/23/2017        
3/28/2017Q4 2016$0.53($0.09)$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

Most Recent Dividend:5/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.53
Dividend Yield:7.04%
Dividend Growth:-34.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:117.78% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE:ELP)

Dividend History by Quarter for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE ELP)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/5/2017$0.265/11/20175/15/20175/15/2017
4/3/2017Annual$0.285/1/20175/3/20175/3/2017
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)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Companhia Paranaense de Energia (COPEL) (NYSE ELP)

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ETFs with exposure to Companhia Paranaense de Energia : November 20, 2017ETFs with exposure to Companhia Paranaense de Energia : November 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 20 at 7:04 PM
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