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Eversource Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.08 (-1.34 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $79.48
50-Day Range
MA: $86.62
52-Week Range
Now: $79.48
Volume2.34 million shs
Average Volume1.58 million shs
Market Capitalization$27.26 billion
P/E Ratio22.52
Dividend Yield2.82%
Eversource Energy, a public utility holding company, engages in the energy delivery business. The company operates in four segments: Electric Distribution, Electric Transmission, Natural Gas Distribution, and Water Distribution. It is involved in the transmission and distribution of electricity; and distribution of natural gas. The company operates regulated water utilities. It also provides water services to approximately 229,000 customers. It serves residential, commercial, industrial, and municipal and fire protection customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire, the United States. The company was formerly known as Northeast Utilities and changed its name to Eversource Energy in April 2015. Eversource Energy was founded in 1927 and is based in Springfield, Massachusetts.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
Year Founded1966



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.53 billion
Cash Flow$5.98 per share
Book Value$39.01 per share


Net Income$909.05 million


Market Cap$27.26 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2021 (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.11 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

38th out of 276 stocks

Electric Services Industry

15th out of 78 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-1.08 (-1.34 %)
(As of 02/26/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Eversource Energy a buy right now?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eversource Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Eversource Energy stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ES, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Eversource Energy?

Wall Street analysts have given Eversource Energy a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Eversource Energy wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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Are investors shorting Eversource Energy?

Eversource Energy saw a drop in short interest in the month of January. As of January 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,670,000 shares, a drop of 13.3% from the December 31st total of 3,080,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,480,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.8 days.
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When is Eversource Energy's next earnings date?

Eversource Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 5th 2021.
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How were Eversource Energy's earnings last quarter?

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 16th. The utilities provider reported $0.85 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.85. Eversource Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.88% and a net margin of 13.57%.
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How has Eversource Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Eversource Energy's stock was trading at $87.79 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ES stock has decreased by 9.5% and is now trading at $79.48.
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How often does Eversource Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Eversource Energy?

Eversource Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.6025 per share on Wednesday, March 31st. This represents a $2.41 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 3rd. This is an increase from Eversource Energy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.57.
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Is Eversource Energy a good dividend stock?

Eversource Energy pays an annual dividend of $2.27 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.82%. Eversource Energy does not yet have a strock track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Eversource Energy is 65.80%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Eversource Energy will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.21% next year. This indicates that Eversource Energy will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Eversource Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Eversource Energy issued an update on its FY 2021 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 16th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 3.81-3.93 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.90.

What price target have analysts set for ES?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Eversource Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $100.00. On average, they expect Eversource Energy's stock price to reach $89.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 12.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Eversource Energy's key executives?

Eversource Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. James J. Judge, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 65, Pay $4.35M)
  • Mr. Philip J. Lembo, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 65, Pay $1.7M)
  • Mr. Werner J. Schweiger, Exec. VP & COO (Age 62, Pay $1.76M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Gregory B. Butler, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 63, Pay $1.4M)
  • Mr. Joseph R. Nolan Jr., Exec. VP of Strategy, Customer & Corp. Relations (Age 57, Pay $1.38M)
  • Mr. Jay S. Buth, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 51) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Jeffrey R. Kotkin, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Duncan MacKay, Chief Compliance Officer & Deputy Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. James W. Hunt, Chief Communications Officer & Sr. VP for Regulatory Affairs
  • Ms. Christine M. Carmody, Exec. VP of HR & Information Technology (Age 58) (LinkedIn Profile)

What is James Judge's approval rating as Eversource Energy's CEO?

135 employees have rated Eversource Energy CEO James Judge on Glassdoor.com. James Judge has an approval rating of 92% among Eversource Energy's employees. This puts James Judge in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of Eversource Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Eversource Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Eversource Energy investors own include Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE) and PepsiCo (PEP).

What is Eversource Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are Eversource Energy's major shareholders?

Eversource Energy's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.87%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (7.45%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (2.24%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.03%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (1.72%) and Northern Trust Corp (1.19%). Company insiders that own Eversource Energy stock include Christine M Carmody, Gregory B Butler, Jay S Buth, Leon J Olivier, Philip J Lembo and Sanford Cloud, Jr.
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Which major investors are selling Eversource Energy stock?

ES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Victory Capital Management Inc., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co.. Company insiders that have sold Eversource Energy company stock in the last year include Christine M Carmody, Gregory B Butler, and Jay S Buth.
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Which major investors are buying Eversource Energy stock?

ES stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Nordea Investment Management AB, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, and Premier Fund Managers Ltd.
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How do I buy shares of Eversource Energy?

Shares of ES can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Eversource Energy's stock price today?

One share of ES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $79.48.

How much money does Eversource Energy make?

Eversource Energy has a market capitalization of $27.26 billion and generates $8.53 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $909.05 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.45 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Eversource Energy have?

Eversource Energy employs 8,234 workers across the globe.

Does Eversource Energy have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of Eversource Energy: Aquarion Company, Aquarion Water Capital of Massachusetts Inc., Aquarion Water Company, Aquarion Water Company of Connecticut, Aquarion Water Company of Massachusetts Inc., Aquarion Water Company of New Hampshire Inc., Connecticut Yankee Atomic Power Company, Eversource Aquarion Holdings Inc., Eversource Energy (a Massachusetts business trust), Eversource Energy Service Company, Eversource Energy Transmission Ventures Inc., Eversource Gas Transmission II LLC, Eversource Gas Transmission LLC, Eversource Holdco Corporation, Eversource Investment LLC, Eversource Investment Service Company LLC, Eversource LNG Service Company LLC, Eversource Water Ventures Inc., HWP Company, Harbor Electric Energy Company, Homeowner Safety Valve Company, Hopkinton LNG Corp., NSTAR Electric Company, NSTAR Gas Company, NStar, North Atlantic Energy Corporation, North Atlantic Energy Service Corporation, Northeast Nuclear Energy Company, Northern Pass Transmission LLC, PSNH Funding LLC 3, Properties Inc., Public Service Company of New Hampshire, Renewable Properties Inc., The Connecticut Light and Power Company, The Rocky River Realty Company, Yankee Atomic Electric Company, Yankee Energy System, and Yankee Energy System Inc..

When was Eversource Energy founded?

Eversource Energy was founded in 1966.

What is Eversource Energy's official website?

The official website for Eversource Energy is www.eversource.com.

Where are Eversource Energy's headquarters?

Eversource Energy is headquartered at 300 CADWELL DRIVE, SPRINGFIELD MA, 06037.

How can I contact Eversource Energy?

Eversource Energy's mailing address is 300 CADWELL DRIVE, SPRINGFIELD MA, 06037. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 800-286-5000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 2/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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