Eversource Energy Company Profile (NYSE:ES)

About Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)

Eversource Energy logoEversource Energy is a utility holding company engaged in the energy delivery business. The Company operates through three segments: electric distribution, electric transmission and natural gas distribution. The Company's electric distribution segment consists of the distribution businesses, which are engaged in the distribution of electricity to retail customers in Connecticut, eastern Massachusetts, New Hampshire and western Massachusetts, and the regulated electric generation businesses. Its electric transmission segment owns and maintains transmission facilities that are part of an interstate power transmission grid over which electricity is transmitted throughout New England. Its electric distribution segment consists of the distribution businesses of The Connecticut Light and Power Company (CL&P), NSTAR Electric Company (NSTAR Electric), Public Service Company of New Hampshire (PSNH) and Western Massachusetts Electric Company (WMECO).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Diversified Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Symbol: NYSE:ES
  • CUSIP: 66439710
  • Web: www.eversource.com
  • Market Cap: $19.6 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 316,885,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $59.78
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $56.67
  • 52 Week Range: $50.56 - $61.94
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.63
  • P/E Growth: 3.19
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $7.69 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.55
  • Book Value: $34.10 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.81
  • Annual Dividend: $1.78
  • Dividend Yield: 3.1%
  • EBIDTA: $2.58 billion
  • Net Margins: 11.85%
  • Return on Equity: 8.61%
  • Return on Assets: 2.93%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.87%
  • Current Ratio: 0.91%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.80%
  • Average Volume: 1.42 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.32
  • Short Ratio: 3.33

Frequently Asked Questions for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)

What is Eversource Energy's stock symbol?

Eversource Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ES."

How often does Eversource Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Eversource Energy?

Eversource Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 31st will be given a dividend of $0.475 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.07%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 26th. View Eversource Energy's Dividend History.

How were Eversource Energy's earnings last quarter?

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) announced its earnings results on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.82 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.01. The business earned $2.11 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.12 billion. Eversource Energy had a net margin of 11.85% and a return on equity of 8.61%. Eversource Energy's quarterly revenue was up 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.77 EPS. View Eversource Energy's Earnings History.

What guidance has Eversource Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Eversource Energy issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.05-3.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.14.

Where is Eversource Energy's stock going? Where will Eversource Energy's stock price be in 2017?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Eversource Energy's stock. Their predictions range from $57.00 to $67.00. On average, they anticipate Eversource Energy's share price to reach $60.57 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Eversource Energy.

Who are some of Eversource Energy's key competitors?

Who owns Eversource Energy stock?

Eversource Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.18%), BlackRock Inc. (7.57%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (5.46%), State Street Corp (5.01%), Wellington Management Group LLP (4.06%) and Thomaspartners Inc. (1.25%). Company insiders that own Eversource Energy stock include David R Mchale, Gregory B Butler, James J Judge, Jay S Buth, Joseph R Nolan, Jr, Leon J Olivier, Sanford Cloud, Jr, Thomas J May and Werner J Schweiger. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Eversource Energy.

Who sold Eversource Energy stock? Who is selling Eversource Energy stock?

Eversource Energy's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Janus Capital Management LLC, Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Credit Agricole S A, Neuberger Berman Group LLC and Bank of America Corp DE. Company insiders that have sold Eversource Energy stock in the last year include Gregory B Butler, James J Judge, Jay S Buth, Joseph R Nolan, Jr, Leon J Olivier, Thomas J May and Werner J Schweiger. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eversource Energy.

Who bought Eversource Energy stock? Who is buying Eversource Energy stock?

Eversource Energy's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Vanguard Group Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, British Airways Pensions Investment Management Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wellington Management Group LLP and Westpac Banking Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Eversource Energy.

How do I buy Eversource Energy stock?

Shares of Eversource Energy 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 Eversource Energy stock cost?

One share of Eversource Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $61.84.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $60.57 (2.05% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/15/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$57.00 -> $61.00N/AView Rating Details
4/25/2017Citigroup IncBoost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $58.00LowView Rating Details
4/11/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetBuy$59.00 -> $61.00LowView Rating Details
1/25/2017Credit Suisse Group AGInitiated CoverageNeutral$57.00N/AView Rating Details
10/12/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$64.00 -> $59.00N/AView Rating Details
10/4/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$65.00 -> $61.00N/AView Rating Details
9/2/2016Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/1/2016Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$67.00N/AView Rating Details
5/3/2016MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $59.00N/AView Rating Details
2/8/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
7/7/2015Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Earnings by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Earnings History by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.83$0.82$2.12 billion$2.11 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2017Q4 2016$0.74$0.72$1.99 billion$1.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.80$0.83$2.05 billion$2.04 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q2$0.65$0.64$1.81 billion$1.77 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.78$0.77$2.29 billion$2.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/4/2016Q4$0.63$0.60$1.74 billion$1.69 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.76$0.75$2.06 billion$1.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.56$0.66$1.74 billion$1.82 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q113$0.80$0.81$2.20 billion$2.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/11/2015Q414$0.69$0.72$1.60 billion$1.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.76$0.75$1.91 billion$1.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.51$0.42$1.54 billion$1.68 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.75$0.76$1.96 billion$2.29 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2014Q4$0.59$0.56$1.65 million$1.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2013Q313$0.73$0.69$1.90 billion$1.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2013Q2 2013$0.51$0.54$1.63 billion$1.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/18/2013Q4 2012$0.12$0.12$459.56 million$480.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.11$0.11$429.43 million$444.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.04$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2012$0.07($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011($0.04)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/9/2011$0.03$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.03$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.15
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.37
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.81$0.81$0.81
Q2 20171$0.69$0.69$0.69
Q3 20171$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q4 20171$0.79$0.79$0.79
Q1 20181$0.84$0.84$0.84
Q2 20181$0.73$0.73$0.73
Q3 20181$0.96$0.96$0.96
Q4 20181$0.84$0.84$0.84
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Next Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.78
Dividend Yield:2.88%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:63.35% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
56.51% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
53.61% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)

Dividend History by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.89%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.28%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/23/2017Werner J. SchweigerVPSell48,544$61.01$2,961,669.44View SEC Filing  
3/22/2017Werner J. SchweigerVPSell39,360$60.00$2,361,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017Thomas J. MayInsiderSell48,267$58.30$2,813,966.10View SEC Filing  
3/3/2017Thomas J. MayInsiderSell64,164$58.15$3,731,136.60View SEC Filing  
2/27/2017Leon J. OlivierEVPSell35,000$58.89$2,061,150.00View SEC Filing  
2/24/2017Joseph R. Nolan, Jr.EVPSell6,282$58.28$366,114.96View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017James J. JudgeCEOSell90,000$56.00$5,040,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/9/2017Thomas J. MayInsiderSell40,000$54.79$2,191,600.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2017Thomas J. MayInsiderSell120,000$55.20$6,624,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/28/2016Thomas J. MayInsiderSell200,000$53.80$10,760,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2016Sanford Cloud, Jr.InsiderBuy432$54.09$23,366.88View SEC Filing  
9/8/2016Gregory B. ButlerVPSell10,000$54.77$547,700.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Jay S. ButhVPSell296$57.15$16,916.40View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Werner J SchweigerCOOSell10,000$57.00$570,000.00View SEC Filing  
3/4/2016Werner J SchweigerCOOSell47,232$54.98$2,596,815.36View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016David R. MchaleEVPSell25,000$54.55$1,363,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Joseph R. Nolan, Jr.SVPSell7,655$54.50$417,197.50View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Thomas J. MayInsiderSell68,233$54.15$3,694,816.95View SEC Filing  
2/24/2016Werner J. SchweigerCOOSell10,000$56.00$560,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015Gregory B ButlerSVPSell9,770$50.88$497,097.60View SEC Filing  
10/16/2015Thomas J MayInsiderSell13,380$52.00$695,760.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2015Thomas J. MayinsiderSell191,906$51.41$9,865,887.46View SEC Filing  
6/5/2015Gregory B ButlerSVPSell10,000$46.71$467,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2015David R MchaleEVPSell17,500$49.37$863,975.00View SEC Filing  
1/6/2015Werner J SchweigerCOOSell24,999$53.82$1,345,446.18View SEC Filing  
1/5/2015Werner J SchweigerCOOSell12,499$53.64$670,446.36View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014James J JudgeCFOSell49,600$50.49$2,504,304.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2014Leon J OlivierEVPSell2,142$50.02$107,142.84View SEC Filing  
11/12/2014David R MchaleEVPSell17,000$49.35$838,950.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2014Jay S ButhVPSell6,150$45.71$281,116.50View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Gregory B ButlerSVPSell30,000$42.51$1,275,300.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2014Sanford Cloud JrInsiderSell2,716$42.57$115,620.12View SEC Filing  
6/19/2014Thomas J MayInsiderSell208,608$47.09$9,823,350.72View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Joseph Nolan, Jr.SVPSell38,923$43.00$1,673,689.00View SEC Filing  
1/21/2014Thomas MayCEOSell440,832$43.04$18,973,409.28View SEC Filing  
12/5/2013Sanford Cloud, Jr.InsiderSell2,134$41.04$87,579.36View SEC Filing  
9/6/2013Joseph R Nolan JrSVPSell2,000$40.43$80,860.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2013Joseph Nolan, Jr.SVPSell2,747$41.40$113,725.80View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012David R MchaleEVPSell5,000$38.63$193,150.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Latest Headlines for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
finance.yahoo.com logoJ.P. Morgan Chase Commercial Mortgage Securities Corp. 2004-C2 -- Moody's Upgrades Two, Downgrades One and Affirms Five Classes of JPMCC 2004-C2
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) VP Werner J. Schweiger Sells 48,544 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 7:20 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Presents At American Gas Association Financial Forum - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - May 24 at 12:17 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDoes the Commitment of Traders Report Give an Edge to Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPost Earnings Coverage as UGI Revenue Gained 10%; Adjusted EPS Climbed 6%
finance.yahoo.com - May 12 at 5:30 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 1:28 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 12:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBMO Capital Markets Reiterates Market Perform Rating for Eversource Energy (ES)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 8:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ES earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 5:14 PM
streetinsider.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Reports In-Line Q1 EPS, Slight Miss on Revenues; Reaffirms FY17 EPS Guidance
www.streetinsider.com - May 4 at 10:11 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.48
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 7:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 5:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEversource (ES) Q1 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat Estimates
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 11:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Issues FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 1:03 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEversource Energy EPS in-line, misses on revenue
seekingalpha.com - May 3 at 9:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEversource misses 1Q profit forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat's in Store for Eversource Energy (ES) in Q1 Earnings? - Yahoo Finance
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEversource Energy Reports First Quarter 2017 Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 4:53 PM
nasdaq.com logoWhat's in Store for Eversource Energy (ES) in Q1 Earnings?
www.nasdaq.com - May 2 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat's in Store for Eversource Energy (ES) in Q1 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUtility Stocks Q1 Earnings Reports on May 3: NI, LNT, ES
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 7:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Earns News Impact Rating of 0.19
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 6:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Receiving Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Analysis Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:22 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Given Daily News Impact Score of 0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Given Neutral Rating at Citigroup Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 10:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Given News Sentiment Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 6:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEversource Energy to Webcast Discussion of First Quarter Results
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 4:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.13
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 3:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Boosts Eversource Energy (ES) Price Target to $61.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 17 at 8:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Earns Daily Media Impact Score of 0.42
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 12:00 PM
nasdaq.com logoWednesday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Consumer Products
www.nasdaq.com - April 12 at 5:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Earns "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 5:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 12:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 4:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoJ.P. Morgan Chase Commercial Mortgage Securities Corp. 2004-C1 -- Moody's Upgrades Three and Affirms Three Classes of JPMCC 2004-C1
finance.yahoo.com - April 7 at 9:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Upgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 1:16 PM
marketwatch.com logoEversource Energy and Hydro-Qu bec Reaffirm Commitment to Northern Pass Project and Clarify Cost Recovery Structure
www.marketwatch.com - March 31 at 5:06 PM
nasdaq.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Up 3.7% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 29 at 5:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Up 3.7% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 11:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Upgraded at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 12:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoWerner J. Schweiger Sells 39,360 Shares of Eversource Energy (ES) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 7:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Raised to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 24 at 7:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 1:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Lowered to Sell at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 12:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSale Process of Eversource's N.H. Electric Generation Units Launched
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEVERSOURCE ENERGY Financials
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 5:12 PM
nasdaq.com logoEversource Energy (ES) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 28 at 8:23 AM
nasdaq.com logoCommit To Purchase Eversource Energy At $55, Earn 5% Annualized Using Options
www.nasdaq.com - February 24 at 5:55 PM
nasdaq.com logoEx-Dividend Reminder: Travelport Worldwide, Cooper Tire & Rubber and Eversource Energy
www.nasdaq.com - February 24 at 11:31 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:18 pm Eversource Energy misses by $0.02, misses on revs; guides FY17 EPS in-line
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:03 PM



Eversource Energy (ES) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

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