FirstEnergy Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.58 (-1.55 %)
(As of 09/17/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume6.89 million shs
Average Volume3.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$19.99 billion
P/E Ratio18.18
Dividend Yield4.18%
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About FirstEnergy

FirstEnergy Corp. engages in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity as well as energy management and other energy-related services through its subsidiaries. It operates through the following business segments: Regulated Distribution, Regulated Transmission and Corporate. The Regulated Distribution segment distributes electricity through FirstEnergy's utility operating companies, serving various customers. The Regulated Transmission segment transmits electricity through transmission facilities owned and operated by FirstEnergy's utilities and the regulatory assets. The Corporate segment reflects corporate support not charged to FE's subsidiaries, interest expense on FE's holding company debt and other businesses that do not constitute an operating segment. FirstEnergy was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Akron, OH.


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Overall MarketRank

2.19 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

63rd out of 122 stocks

Electric Services Industry

27th out of 54 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.1Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is FirstEnergy a buy right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FirstEnergy in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" FirstEnergy stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in FE, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than FirstEnergy?

Wall Street analysts have given FirstEnergy a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but FirstEnergy wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is FirstEnergy's next earnings date?

FirstEnergy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 1st 2021.
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How were FirstEnergy's earnings last quarter?

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 22nd. The utilities provider reported $0.59 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.57 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $2.60 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.65 billion. FirstEnergy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.17% and a net margin of 9.98%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 4.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $0.57 EPS.
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How has FirstEnergy's stock been impacted by COVID-19?

FirstEnergy's stock was trading at $43.13 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FE shares have decreased by 14.8% and is now trading at $36.73.
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How often does FirstEnergy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, August 6th will be given a dividend of $0.39 per share on Wednesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 5th.
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Is FirstEnergy a good dividend stock?

FirstEnergy pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.18%. FE has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of FirstEnergy is 65.27%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FirstEnergy will have a dividend payout ratio of 61.18% next year. This indicates that FirstEnergy will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has FirstEnergy issued on next quarter's earnings?

FirstEnergy updated its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.400-$2.600 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.510. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for FE?

5 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for FirstEnergy's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate FirstEnergy's stock price to reach $40.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 10.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are FirstEnergy's key executives?

FirstEnergy's management team includes the following people:
  • Steven E. Strah, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • K. Jon Taylor, Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
  • Bennett L. Gaines, Chief Information Officer & SVP-Corporate Services
  • Antonio Fernández, Vice President, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer
  • Christine L. Walker, Chief Human Resources Officer & Senior VP

What is Chuck Jones' approval rating as FirstEnergy's CEO?

63 employees have rated FirstEnergy CEO Chuck Jones on Glassdoor.com. Chuck Jones has an approval rating of 76% among FirstEnergy's employees.

Who are some of FirstEnergy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of FirstEnergy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other FirstEnergy investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Chevron (CVX), General Electric (GE) and AbbVie (ABBV).

What is FirstEnergy's stock symbol?

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

Who are FirstEnergy's major shareholders?

FirstEnergy's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.59%), BlackRock Inc. (7.72%), State Street Corp (7.27%), Invesco Ltd. (3.38%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.82%) and FMR LLC (2.82%).
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Which institutional investors are selling FirstEnergy stock?

FE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Franklin Resources Inc., Citigroup Inc., FMR LLC, BlackRock Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, and Bank of Nova Scotia.
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Which institutional investors are buying FirstEnergy stock?

FE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Amundi, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, State Street Corp, UBS Asset Management Americas Inc., Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, and Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is FirstEnergy's stock price today?

One share of FE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $36.73.

How much money does FirstEnergy make?

FirstEnergy has a market capitalization of $19.99 billion and generates $10.79 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.08 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.39 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does FirstEnergy have?

FirstEnergy employs 12,153 workers across the globe.

Does FirstEnergy have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of FirstEnergy: Allegheny Energy, FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company, FirstEnergy Service Company, FirstEnergy Solutions Corp., FirstEnergy Transmission LLC, FirstEnergy Ventures Corp., GPU Inc, Jersey Central Power & Light Company, Marbel Energy Corp., Metropolitan Edison Company, Monongahela Power Company, Ohio Edison Company, Pennsylvania Electric Company, The Cleveland Electric Illuminating Compan, The Potomac Edison Company, The Toledo Edison Company, and West Penn Power Company.

When was FirstEnergy founded?

FirstEnergy was founded in 1997.

What is FirstEnergy's official website?

The official website for FirstEnergy is www.firstenergycorp.com.

Where are FirstEnergy's headquarters?

FirstEnergy is headquartered at 76 SOUTH MAIN ST, AKRON OH, 44308.

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]

This page was last updated on 9/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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