FirstEnergy Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.11 (+0.28 %)
(As of 07/27/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume6.02 million shs
Average Volume3.96 million shs
Market Capitalization$21.15 billion
P/E Ratio19.24
Dividend Yield4.02%
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About FirstEnergy

FirstEnergy Corp., through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in the United States. The company operates through Regulated Distribution and Regulated Transmission segments. It operates 24,035 circuit miles of overhead and underground transmission lines; and electric distribution systems, including 272,531 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 155,920,348 kilovolt-amperes. The company serves approximately 6 million customers in Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Maryland, New Jersey, and New York. FirstEnergy Corp. was incorporated in 1996 and is headquartered in Akron, Ohio.


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Overall MarketRank

2.19 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

30th out of 290 stocks

Electric Services Industry

14th out of 81 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.2Community Rank: 2.9Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is FirstEnergy a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FirstEnergy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street 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 "Buy" 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 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.57 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $2.60 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.65 billion. FirstEnergy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 18.17% and a net margin of 9.98%. The business's revenue was up 4.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.57 earnings per share.
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How has FirstEnergy's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

FirstEnergy's stock was trading at $43.13 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FE shares have decreased by 9.9% and is now trading at $38.87.
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How often does FirstEnergy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy announced 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 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.01%. 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 4.02%. FE has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. FirstEnergy does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. 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 59.32% 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 issued an update on its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 22nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.40-2.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.51.

What price target have analysts set for FE?

6 brokers have issued 1 year price targets for FirstEnergy's stock. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $46.00. On average, they expect FirstEnergy's stock price to reach $39.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 2.5% from the stock's current price.
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Who are FirstEnergy's key executives?

FirstEnergy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Steven E. Strah, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57, Pay $1.65M)
  • Mr. K. Jon Taylor, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 47, Pay $961.16k)
  • Ms. Christine L. Walker, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 56, Pay $665.29k)
  • Mr. Gary D. Benz, Sr. VP of Strategy (Age 62, Pay $727.4k)
  • Mr. Samuel L. Belcher, Sr. VP & Pres of FirstEnergy Utilities (Age 53, Pay $1.15M)
  • Mr. John William Somerhalder II, Exec. Vice Chairman of Board (Age 65)
  • Mr. Jason J. Lisowski, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 40)
  • Ms. Irene M. Prezelj, VP of Investor Relations and Acting VP of Communications & Corp. Affairs (Age 54)
  • Mr. Hyun Park, Sr. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Antonio Fernandez, VP and Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer

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 shareholders include Bruderman Asset Management LLC (0.02%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), IFM Investors Pty Ltd (0.01%), Meridian Wealth Management LLC (0.01%), New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (0.01%) and Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC (0.00%).
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Which major investors are selling FirstEnergy stock?

FE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Capital Investment Advisory Services LLC.
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Which major investors are buying FirstEnergy stock?

FE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Brookstone Capital Management, Meridian Wealth Management LLC, New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Focused Wealth Management Inc, and Bruderman Asset 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 $38.87.

How much money does FirstEnergy make?

FirstEnergy has a market capitalization of $21.15 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 7/27/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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