NYSE:FE - FirstEnergy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$38.77 -0.05 (-0.13 %)
(As of 11/18/2018 01:59 PM ET)
Previous Close$38.77
Today's Range$38.64 - $39.36
52-Week Range$29.33 - $39.38
Volume3.20 million shs
Average Volume4.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.83 billion
P/E Ratio12.63
Dividend Yield3.71%
Beta0.24
FirstEnergy Corp., through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in the United States. The company operates through Regulated Distribution, Regulated Transmission, and Competitive Energy Services segments. It owns and operates coal-fired, nuclear, hydroelectric, oil and natural gas, wind, and solar power generating facilities. The company also provides energy-related products and services to retail and wholesale customers. It operates 24,493 circuit miles of overhead and underground transmission lines; and electric distribution systems, including 276,555 miles of overhead pole line and underground conduit carrying primary, secondary, and street lighting circuits, as well as owns substations with a total installed transformer capacity of approximately 164,470,215 kilovolt-amperes. The company serves approximately six million customers in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, and New York. FirstEnergy Corp. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
Current SymbolNYSE:FE
Previous Symbol
CUSIP33793210
Phone800-736-3402

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.44
Current Ratio0.45
Quick Ratio0.41

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.63
Forward P/E Ratio15.26
P/E Growth2.54

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.02 billion
Price / Sales1.41
Cash Flow$6.9982 per share
Price / Cash5.54
Book Value$13.30 per share
Price / Book2.92

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.07
Net Income$-1,724,000,000.00
Net Margins-11.86%
Return on Equity24.42%
Return on Assets3.90%

Miscellaneous

Employees15,617
Outstanding Shares511,450,000
Market Cap$19.83 billion
OptionableOptionable

FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is FirstEnergy's stock symbol?

FirstEnergy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FE."

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

FirstEnergy announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 12th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 7th will be given a dividend of $0.38 per share on Friday, March 1st. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.92%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 6th. This is an increase from FirstEnergy's previous quarterly dividend of $0.36. View FirstEnergy's Dividend History.

How were FirstEnergy's earnings last quarter?

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The utilities provider reported $0.80 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.09. The utilities provider earned $3.06 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.82 billion. FirstEnergy had a negative net margin of 11.86% and a positive return on equity of 24.42%. View FirstEnergy's Earnings History.

When is FirstEnergy's next earnings date?

FirstEnergy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for FirstEnergy.

What guidance has FirstEnergy issued on next quarter's earnings?

FirstEnergy issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.50-2.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.49.

What price target have analysts set for FE?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price targets for FirstEnergy's shares. Their predictions range from $32.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate FirstEnergy's share price to reach $39.5556 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 2.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for FirstEnergy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for FirstEnergy?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FirstEnergy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for FirstEnergy.

Has FirstEnergy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about FE stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. FirstEnergy earned a coverage optimism score of 1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of FirstEnergy's key competitors?

Who are FirstEnergy's key executives?

FirstEnergy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Charles E. Jones Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Steven E. Strah, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 54)
  • Ms. Leila L. Vespoli Esq., Exec. VP of Corp. Strategy & Regulatory Affairs and Chief Legal Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. James F. Pearson, Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 64)
  • Ms. Irene M. Prezelj, VP, Investor Relations

Who are FirstEnergy's major shareholders?

FirstEnergy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.48%), LSV Asset Management (3.47%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.41%), FMR LLC (1.85%), TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC (1.65%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.63%). Company insiders that own FirstEnergy stock include Charles D Lasky, Donald R Schneider, Donald T Misheff and Gurminder Singh Sangha. View Institutional Ownership Trends for FirstEnergy.

Which major investors are selling FirstEnergy stock?

FE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, LSV Asset Management, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, PGGM Investments, Chartwell Investment Partners LLC and Epoch Investment Partners Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for FirstEnergy.

Which major investors are buying FirstEnergy stock?

FE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., Luminus Management LLC, Cohen & Steers Inc., Korea Investment CORP, First Trust Advisors LP, Point72 Asset Management L.P. and Jennison Associates LLC. Company insiders that have bought FirstEnergy stock in the last two years include Donald T Misheff and Gurminder Singh Sangha. View Insider Buying and Selling for FirstEnergy.

How do I buy shares of FirstEnergy?

Shares of FE can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is FirstEnergy's stock price today?

One share of FE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.77.

How big of a company is FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy has a market capitalization of $19.83 billion and generates $14.02 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $-1,724,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $3.07 on an earnings per share basis. FirstEnergy employs 15,617 workers across the globe.

What is FirstEnergy's official website?

The official website for FirstEnergy is http://www.firstenergycorp.com.

How can I contact FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy's mailing address is 76 SOUTH MAIN ST, AKRON OH, 44308. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 800-736-3402 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for FirstEnergy (NYSE FE)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  406 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  683 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,089
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about FirstEnergy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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