Eversource Energy Company Profile (NYSE:ES)

About Eversource Energy

Eversource Energy logoEversource Energy, formerly Northeast Utilities, 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 natural gas distribution segment distributes natural gas to approximately 286,000 customers in over 50 communities in central and eastern Massachusetts covering approximately 1,070 square miles.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Diversified Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ES
  • CUSIP: 66439710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $59.03
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $55.63
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $54.47
  • 52-Week Range: $317,000,000.00 - $50.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 19.94
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.83
  • P/E Growth: 3.07
  • Market Cap: $18.71B
  • Outstanding Shares: 317,000,000
  • Beta: 0.32
  • 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%
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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: $59.43 (0.68% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/25/2017Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$57.00View Rating Details
12/20/2016Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$59.00View Rating Details
10/12/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$64.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
10/4/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$65.00 -> $61.00View Rating Details
10/4/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$61.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
9/2/2016Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
8/1/2016Janney Montgomery ScottUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$67.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details
2/8/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
7/7/2015Wells Fargo & CoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
5/4/2015Evercore Partners Inc.UpgradeSell -> Hold$48.50View Rating Details
5/4/2015Evercore ISIUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
4/22/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/21/2017Q4 2016$0.74$0.72$1.99 billion$1.78 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2016Q316$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$0.84$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$0.69$1.60 billion$1.88 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.75$0.75$1.91 billion$1.89 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214$0.50$0.52$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)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.15 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.31 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.77$0.77$0.77
Q2 20161$0.60$0.60$0.60
Q3 20162$0.80$0.83$0.82
Q4 20162$0.74$0.84$0.79
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)
Annual Dividend:$1.78
Dividend Yield:3.02%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:63.35% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
56.51% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
53.78% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

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

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.89%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 70.28%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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)


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us.rd.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:03 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEVERSOURCE ENERGY Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:ES)
biz.yahoo.com - February 23 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEversource (ES) Misses Q4 Earnings and Revenue Estimates (NYSE:ES)
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us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:16 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoEVERSOURCE ENERGY Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:ES)
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biz.yahoo.com logoEversource Energy Earnings Call scheduled for 9:00 am ET today (NYSE:ES)
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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, February 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 2nd will be paid a dividend of $0.475 per share on Friday, March 31st. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 28th. This is a positive change from Eversource Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.45.

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

8 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Eversource Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $67.00. On average, they anticipate Eversource Energy's stock price to reach $59.43 in the next year.

When will Eversource Energy announce their earnings?

Eversource Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.

Who owns Eversource Energy stock?

Eversource Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (5.02%), Franklin Resources Inc. (0.70%), Energy Income Partners LLC (0.57%), Edge Asset Management Inc. (0.55%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.37%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.34%). Company insiders that own Eversource Energy stock include David R Mchale, Gregory B Butler, James J Judge, Jay S Buth, Joseph R Nolan, Jr, Sanford Cloud, Jr, Thomas J May and Werner J Schweiger.

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 Janus Capital Management LLC, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., FMR LLC, Cipher Capital LP, Pinnacle Associates Ltd., Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Aspiriant LLC and New York State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Eversource Energy stock in the last year include David R Mchale, Gregory B Butler, James J Judge, Jay S Buth, Joseph R Nolan, Jr, Thomas J May and Werner J Schweiger.

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 Energy Income Partners LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Asset Management One Co. Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, AMF Pensionsforsakring AB, Edge Asset Management Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC and Credit Agricole S A.

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 $59.03.

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017

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Dividend Payments by Quarter for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)

Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff