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NYSE:ELPCompanhia Paranaense de Energia Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.52 (-4.51 %)
(As of 07/6/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $11.02
50-Day Range
MA: $11.81
52-Week Range
Now: $11.02
Volume771,200 shs
Average Volume496,397 shs
Market Capitalization$3.02 billion
P/E Ratio6.16
Dividend Yield4.43%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.40 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.95 billion
Cash Flow$2.64 per share
Book Value$16.30 per share


Net Income$504.25 million


Market Cap$3.02 billion
Next Earnings Date8/12/2020 (Estimated)

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

How has Companhia Paranaense de Energia's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia's stock was trading at $12.84 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ELP stock has decreased by 14.2% and is now trading at $11.02. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Companhia Paranaense de Energia?

4 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 and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Companhia Paranaense de Energia.

When is Companhia Paranaense de Energia's next earnings date?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 12th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Companhia Paranaense de Energia.

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

Companhia Paranaense de Energia (NYSE:ELP) announced its earnings results on Friday, May, 15th. The utilities provider reported $0.42 earnings per share for the quarter. The utilities provider earned $938.12 million during the quarter. Companhia Paranaense de Energia had a return on equity of 10.14% and a net margin of 12.14%. View Companhia Paranaense de Energia's earnings history.

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 Monday, December 9th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.488 per share on Monday, January 1st. This represents a yield of 2.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 26th. This is a positive change from Companhia Paranaense de Energia's previous annual dividend of $0.09. View Companhia Paranaense de Energia's dividend history.

Has Companhia Paranaense de Energia been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about ELP stock has been trending negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Companhia Paranaense de Energia earned a news sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about Companhia Paranaense de Energia.

Are investors shorting Companhia Paranaense de Energia?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia saw a drop in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 3,900,000 shares, a drop of 17.0% from the June 15th total of 4,700,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 737,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.3 days. Currently, 3.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Companhia Paranaense de Energia's Current Options Chain.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Companhia Paranaense de Energia own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Companhia Paranaense de Energia investors own include Adobe (ADBE), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Halliburton (HAL), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Valero Energy (VLO), Walmart (WMT), Cleveland-Cliffs (CLF), Ford Motor (F), General Electric (GE) and Marathon Petroleum (MPC).

Who are Companhia Paranaense de Energia's key executives?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Daniel Pimentel Slaviero, CEO, Interim Chief Bus. Devel. Officer, Exec. Sec., Member of Exec. Board & Director (Age 39)
  • Mr. Adriano Rudek de Moura, Chief Financial & Investor Relations Officer and Member of Exec. Board (Age 57)
  • Mr. Vicente Loiacono Neto Neto, Chief Governance, Risk & Compliance Officer and Member of Exec. Board (Age 36)
  • Ms. Ana Letícia Feller, Chief Corp. Management Officer & Member of Exec. Board (Age 42)
  • Mr. Eduardo Vieira de Souza Barbosa, Chief Legal & Institutional Relations Officer and Member of Exec. Board (Age 37)

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 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, Robinhood, 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 $11.02.

How big of a company is Companhia Paranaense de Energia?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia has a market capitalization of $3.02 billion and generates $3.95 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $504.25 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.60 on an earnings per share basis. Companhia Paranaense de Energia employs 7,266 workers across the globe.

What is Companhia Paranaense de Energia's official website?

The official website for Companhia Paranaense de Energia is www.copel.com.

How can I contact Companhia Paranaense de Energia?

Companhia Paranaense de Energia's mailing address is RUA CORONEL DULCIDIO 800, CURITIBA D5, 80420. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 55-41-3331-4011 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/7/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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