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: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Symbol: NYSE:ES
  • CUSIP: 66439710
  • Web: www.eversource.com
  • Market Cap: $19.69 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 316,886,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $61.65
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $61.21
  • 52 Week Range: $50.56 - $64.19
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.11
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.71
  • P/E Growth: 3.26
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $7.68 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.56
  • Book Value: $34.35 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.81
  • Annual Dividend: $1.90
  • Dividend Yield: 3.1%
  • EBITDA: $2.63 billion
  • Net Margins: 12.81%
  • Return on Equity: 9.15%
  • Return on Assets: 3.07%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.82%
  • Current Ratio: 0.62%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.54%
  • Average Volume: 1.44 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.28
  • Short Ratio: 3.25

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 7th. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 19th will be given a dividend of $0.475 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 18th. View Eversource Energy's Dividend History.

How were Eversource Energy's earnings last quarter?

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July, 27th. The company reported $0.72 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.68 by $0.04. The company had revenue of $1.76 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.91 billion. Eversource Energy had a return on equity of 9.15% and a net margin of 12.81%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down .2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.64 earnings per share. View Eversource Energy's Earnings History.

When will Eversource Energy make its next earnings announcement?

Eversource Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 1st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Eversource Energy.

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

Eversource Energy updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 27th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.05-$3.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS 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 1 year price targets for Eversource Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $71.00. On average, they anticipate Eversource Energy's share price to reach $64.06 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Eversource Energy.

Who are some of Eversource Energy's key competitors?

Who are Eversource Energy's key executives?

Eversource Energy's management team includes the folowing people:

  • James J. Judge, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee
  • Philip J. Lembo, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer
  • Werner J. Schweiger, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Gregory B. Butler, Executive Vice President, General Counsel
  • Christine M. Carmody, Executive Vice President-Human Resources and Information Technology of Eversource Energy and Eversource Service
  • Joseph R. Nolan Jr., Executive Vice President-Customer and Corporate Relations of Eversource Energy and Eversource Service
  • Leon J. Olivier, Executive Vice President-Enterprise Energy Strategy and Business Development of Eversource Energy and Eversource Service
  • Jay S. Buth, Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Controller
  • Sanford Cloud Jr. Esq., Lead Independent Trustee
  • John S. Clarkeson, Independent Trustee

Who owns Eversource Energy stock?

Eversource Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include APG Asset Management N.V. (0.81%), PGGM Investments (0.15%), State Treasurer State of Michigan (0.03%), Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc. (0.02%), Mutual of America Capital Management LLC (0.02%) and Pensionfund DSM Netherlands (0.02%). 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 State Treasurer State of Michigan, Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A. and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Eversource Energy stock in the last year include 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., Pensionfund DSM Netherlands, Pensionfund Sabic, PGGM Investments and BB&T 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.

What is Eversource Energy's stock price today?

One share of Eversource Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $62.13.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Eversource Energy (NYSE ES)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  233 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  367 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  600
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Eversource Energy 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

Consensus Ratings for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $64.06 (3.11% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Price Target History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Analysts' Ratings History for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/23/2017Williams CapitalBoost Price TargetBuy$64.00 -> $66.00N/AView Rating Details
10/2/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutral$60.00 -> $63.00LowView Rating Details
8/10/2017Morgan StanleyBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$64.00 -> $66.00LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017Janney Montgomery ScottSet Price TargetBuy -> Buy$67.00 -> $71.00LowView Rating Details
7/31/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$61.00 -> $61.50LowView Rating Details
6/1/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$62.00 -> $66.00LowView Rating Details
5/15/2017BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetMarket Perform$57.00 -> $61.00N/AView Rating Details
4/25/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $58.00LowView Rating Details
10/12/2016ArgusReiterated RatingBuy$64.00 -> $59.00N/AView Rating Details
5/3/2016MizuhoBoost Price TargetNeutral$54.00 -> $59.00N/AView Rating Details
2/8/2016MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 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
11/1/2017$0.87N/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2017Q2 2017$0.68$0.72$1.91 billion$1.76 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
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: $3.14
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.35
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$0.78$0.78$0.78
Q1 20181$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q2 20181$0.75$0.75$0.75
Q3 20181$0.92$0.92$0.92
Q4 20181$0.83$0.83$0.83
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES)
Most Recent Dividend:9/29/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.90
Dividend Yield:3.06%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:61.49% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
60.13% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
57.23% (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: 0.53%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 71.90%
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
9/5/2017Jay S. ButhVPSell138$62.95$8,687.10View SEC Filing  
5/31/2017Werner J. SchweigerVPSell36,736$62.00$2,277,632.00View SEC Filing  
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)


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