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Eversource Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

-1.00 (-1.12 %)
(As of 01/15/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $88.57
50-Day Range
MA: $86.55
52-Week Range
Now: $88.57
Volume2.07 million shs
Average Volume1.90 million shs
Market Capitalization$30.36 billion
P/E Ratio25.09
Dividend Yield2.56%
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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Overall MarketRank

1.79 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 1.8Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$8.53 billion
Cash Flow$6.66 per share
Book Value$39.01 per share


Net Income$909.05 million


Market Cap$30.36 billion
Next Earnings Date2/17/2021 (Estimated)
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Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Eversource Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

Eversource Energy's stock was trading at $87.79 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, ES stock has increased by 0.9% and is now trading at $88.57.
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Is Eversource Energy a buy right now?

13 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Eversource Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 5 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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When is Eversource Energy's next earnings date?

Eversource Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 17th 2021.
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How were Eversource Energy's earnings last quarter?

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November, 6th. The utilities provider reported $1.02 earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of $1.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $2.34 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.29 billion. Eversource Energy had a return on equity of 8.88% and a net margin of 13.57%. Eversource Energy's revenue for the quarter was up 7.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.98 EPS.
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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 Friday, December 4th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.5675 per share on Thursday, December 31st. This represents a $2.27 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 21st. 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 2.56%. 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 2020 After-Hours earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 3.60-3.70 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.64.

What price target have analysts set for ES?

13 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Eversource Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $81.00 to $107.00. On average, they expect Eversource Energy's share price to reach $91.54 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.4% from the stock's current price.
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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).

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)
  • 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)
  • 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)

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 number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Boston Trust Walden Corp (0.28%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.05%), Hexavest Inc. (0.01%), Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.01%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%) and Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd (0.01%). Company insiders that own Eversource Energy stock include Christine M Carmody, Faasen William C Van, Gregory B Butler, James J Judge, Jay S Buth, Leon J Olivier, Philip J Lembo and Sanford Cloud, Jr.
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Which institutional investors are selling Eversource Energy stock?

ES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, BTR Capital Management Inc., Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, Baystate Wealth Management LLC, Rockland Trust Co., and Leelyn Smith LLC. 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 institutional investors are buying Eversource Energy stock?

ES stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Boston Trust Walden Corp, Huntington National Bank, NuWave Investment Management LLC, Patriot Financial Group Insurance Agency LLC, Brookstone Capital Management, and ELM Advisors LLC.
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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.

What is Eversource Energy's stock price today?

One share of ES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $88.57.

How big of a company is Eversource Energy?

Eversource Energy has a market capitalization of $30.36 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. Eversource Energy employs 8,234 workers across the globe.

What is Eversource Energy's official website?

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

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 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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