S&P 500   4,228.50 (-1.29%)
DOW   33,704.26 (-0.87%)
QQQ   322.35 (-2.10%)
AAPL   171.54 (-1.50%)
MSFT   285.79 (-1.51%)
META   167.54 (-4.08%)
GOOGL   117.00 (-2.64%)
AMZN   138.09 (-2.96%)
TSLA   889.37 (-2.12%)
NVDA   178.44 (-4.95%)
NIO   19.03 (-4.42%)
BABA   89.37 (-1.51%)
AMD   95.57 (-4.85%)
T   18.34 (-0.49%)
MU   60.36 (-4.16%)
CGC   3.78 (-0.79%)
F   15.84 (-1.92%)
GE   77.47 (-2.20%)
DIS   120.09 (-2.10%)
AMC   17.50 (-9.28%)
PYPL   96.46 (-3.40%)
PFE   49.15 (+1.17%)
NFLX   238.63 (-2.67%)
S&P 500   4,228.50 (-1.29%)
DOW   33,704.26 (-0.87%)
QQQ   322.35 (-2.10%)
AAPL   171.54 (-1.50%)
MSFT   285.79 (-1.51%)
META   167.54 (-4.08%)
GOOGL   117.00 (-2.64%)
AMZN   138.09 (-2.96%)
TSLA   889.37 (-2.12%)
NVDA   178.44 (-4.95%)
NIO   19.03 (-4.42%)
BABA   89.37 (-1.51%)
AMD   95.57 (-4.85%)
T   18.34 (-0.49%)
MU   60.36 (-4.16%)
CGC   3.78 (-0.79%)
F   15.84 (-1.92%)
GE   77.47 (-2.20%)
DIS   120.09 (-2.10%)
AMC   17.50 (-9.28%)
PYPL   96.46 (-3.40%)
PFE   49.15 (+1.17%)
NFLX   238.63 (-2.67%)
S&P 500   4,228.50 (-1.29%)
DOW   33,704.26 (-0.87%)
QQQ   322.35 (-2.10%)
AAPL   171.54 (-1.50%)
MSFT   285.79 (-1.51%)
META   167.54 (-4.08%)
GOOGL   117.00 (-2.64%)
AMZN   138.09 (-2.96%)
TSLA   889.37 (-2.12%)
NVDA   178.44 (-4.95%)
NIO   19.03 (-4.42%)
BABA   89.37 (-1.51%)
AMD   95.57 (-4.85%)
T   18.34 (-0.49%)
MU   60.36 (-4.16%)
CGC   3.78 (-0.79%)
F   15.84 (-1.92%)
GE   77.47 (-2.20%)
DIS   120.09 (-2.10%)
AMC   17.50 (-9.28%)
PYPL   96.46 (-3.40%)
PFE   49.15 (+1.17%)
NFLX   238.63 (-2.67%)
S&P 500   4,228.50 (-1.29%)
DOW   33,704.26 (-0.87%)
QQQ   322.35 (-2.10%)
AAPL   171.54 (-1.50%)
MSFT   285.79 (-1.51%)
META   167.54 (-4.08%)
GOOGL   117.00 (-2.64%)
AMZN   138.09 (-2.96%)
TSLA   889.37 (-2.12%)
NVDA   178.44 (-4.95%)
NIO   19.03 (-4.42%)
BABA   89.37 (-1.51%)
AMD   95.57 (-4.85%)
T   18.34 (-0.49%)
MU   60.36 (-4.16%)
CGC   3.78 (-0.79%)
F   15.84 (-1.92%)
GE   77.47 (-2.20%)
DIS   120.09 (-2.10%)
AMC   17.50 (-9.28%)
PYPL   96.46 (-3.40%)
PFE   49.15 (+1.17%)
NFLX   238.63 (-2.67%)
NYSE:FE

FirstEnergy - FE Stock Forecast, Price & News

$41.09
-0.10 (-0.24%)
(As of 08/19/2022 03:10 PM ET)
Add
Compare
Today's Range
$40.87
$41.33
50-Day Range
$35.91
$41.21
52-Week Range
$35.32
$48.85
Volume
83,902 shs
Average Volume
3.92 million shs
Market Capitalization
$23.48 billion
P/E Ratio
16.70
Dividend Yield
3.82%
Price Target
$45.25

FirstEnergy MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.50 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
9.5% Upside
$45.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
0.94% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-7.52
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.11mentions of FirstEnergy in the last 14 days
Based on 16 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
5.42%
From $2.40 to $2.53 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.37 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

19th out of 87 stocks

Electric Services Industry

8th out of 42 stocks

FE stock logo

About FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Stock

FirstEnergy Corp., through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in the United States. It operates through Regulated Distribution and Regulated Transmission segments. The company owns and operates coal-fired, nuclear, hydroelectric, natural gas, wind, and solar power generating facilities. It operates 24,074 circuit miles of overhead and underground transmission lines; and electric distribution systems, including 273,295 miles of overhead pole line and underground conduit carrying primary, secondary, and street lighting circuits. 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.

FirstEnergy Stock Down 0.1 %

FE Stock traded down $0.06 during trading on Friday, reaching $41.13. The stock had a trading volume of 29,351 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,922,802. FirstEnergy has a one year low of $35.32 and a one year high of $48.85. The company has a quick ratio of 0.66, a current ratio of 0.75 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.84. The company's 50 day moving average is $38.47 and its two-hundred day moving average is $41.76. The company has a market capitalization of $23.50 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.74, a P/E/G ratio of 2.68 and a beta of 0.44.

FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE - Get Rating) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July 26th. The utilities provider reported $0.53 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52 by $0.01. FirstEnergy had a net margin of 11.78% and a return on equity of 15.13%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.59 EPS. Equities research analysts forecast that FirstEnergy will post 2.4 EPS for the current year.

FirstEnergy Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 1st. Investors of record on Friday, August 5th will be issued a dividend of $0.39 per share. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.79%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 4th. FirstEnergy's dividend payout ratio is currently 63.41%.

Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades

A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on FE shares. Bank of America downgraded FirstEnergy from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating and cut their price target for the company from $52.00 to $44.00 in a research note on Monday, May 16th. Credit Suisse Group began coverage on FirstEnergy in a report on Monday, April 25th. They set an "outperform" rating and a $51.00 target price for the company. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on FirstEnergy from $45.00 to $49.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a report on Thursday, July 21st. Wells Fargo & Company cut their target price on shares of FirstEnergy from $49.00 to $44.00 and set an "equal weight" rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, July 28th. Finally, Mizuho cut their target price on shares of FirstEnergy from $41.00 to $40.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, June 7th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat, the company currently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $45.25.

Receive FE Stock News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FirstEnergy and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

FE Stock News Headlines

Top Stock Reports for Eli Lilly, CVS Health & Target
FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Issues Q3 2022 Earnings Guidance
FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Updates Q3 2022 Earnings Guidance
FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Releases FY 2022 Earnings Guidance
FirstEnergy Q2 Earnings: The Future Looks Bright
FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Upgraded to "Buy" by StockNews.com
See More Headlines
Receive FE Stock News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for FirstEnergy and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

FE Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/1 Dividend
5/05/2022
Dividend Payable
6/01/2022
Last Earnings
7/26/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/1 Dividend
8/04/2022
Today
8/19/2022
Dividend Payable
9/01/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/27/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric services
Sub-Industry
Electric Utilities
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
33793210
Employees
12,395
Year Founded
1997

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$45.25
High Stock Price Forecast
$51.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$40.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+10.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.50
Research Coverage
8 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$1.28 billion
Pretax Margin
13.76%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$11.13 billion
Cash Flow
$5.58 per share
Book Value
$19.80 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
570,252,000
Market Cap
$23.48 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.44

Social Links


Key Executives

  • Mr. John William Somerhalder II (Age 66)
    Chair of the Board
    Comp: $1.78M
  • Mr. Steven E. Strah (Age 58)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $3.08M
  • Mr. K. Jon Taylor (Age 48)
    Sr. VP, CFO & Strategy
    Comp: $2.36M
  • Mr. Samuel L. Belcher (Age 54)
    Sr. VP of Operations
    Comp: $1.49M
  • Mr. Hyun Park (Age 61)
    Sr. VP & Chief Legal Officer
    Comp: $2.26M
  • Mr. Jason J. Lisowski (Age 41)
    VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Ernest N. Maley
    VP & Chief Information Officer
  • Ms. Irene M. Prezelj (Age 55)
    VP of Investor Relations & Communications
  • Mr. Antonio Fernandez
    VP and Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer
  • Ms. Gretchan Sekulich
    VP of Communications & Marketing













FE Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell FirstEnergy stock right now?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FirstEnergy in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" FE shares.
View FE analyst ratings
or view top-rated stocks.

What is FirstEnergy's stock price forecast for 2022?

8 analysts have issued 1 year price targets for FirstEnergy's shares. Their FE share price forecasts range from $40.00 to $51.00. On average, they anticipate the company's stock price to reach $45.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.9% from the stock's current price.
View analysts price targets for FE
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

How have FE shares performed in 2022?

FirstEnergy's stock was trading at $41.59 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, FE shares have decreased by 1.0% and is now trading at $41.19.
View the best growth stocks for 2022 here
.

Are investors shorting FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy saw a decrease in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 5,350,000 shares, a decrease of 15.6% from the July 15th total of 6,340,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,870,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.4 days.
View FirstEnergy's Short Interest
.

When is FirstEnergy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 27th 2022.
View our FE earnings forecast
.

How were FirstEnergy's earnings last quarter?

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 26th. The utilities provider reported $0.53 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.52 by $0.01. FirstEnergy had a net margin of 11.78% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 15.13%. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.59 EPS.
Read the conference call transcript
.

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

FirstEnergy declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 19th. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 5th will be paid a dividend of $0.39 per share on Thursday, September 1st. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 4th.
Read our dividend analysis for FE
.

Is FirstEnergy a good dividend stock?

FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) pays an annual dividend of $1.56 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.82%. The dividend payout ratio is 63.41%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, FE will have a dividend payout ratio of 61.66% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for FE.

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

FirstEnergy issued an update on its third quarter 2022 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 4th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.70-$0.80 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.80. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

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

63 employees have rated FirstEnergy Chief Executive Officer Chuck Jones on Glassdoor.com. Chuck Jones has an approval rating of 76% among the company's employees.

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (7.90%), FMR LLC (3.23%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (2.02%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.47%), Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp (1.22%) and GQG Partners LLC (0.92%).
View institutional ownership trends
.

How do I buy shares of FirstEnergy?

Shares of FE stock 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.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

What is FirstEnergy's stock price today?

One share of FE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.19.

How much money does FirstEnergy make?

FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) has a market capitalization of $23.54 billion and generates $11.13 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.28 billion in net income (profit) each year or $2.46 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does FirstEnergy have?

The company employs 12,395 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.
Read More
When was FirstEnergy founded?

FirstEnergy was founded in 1997.

How can I contact FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy's mailing address is 76 SOUTH MAIN ST, AKRON OH, 44308. The official website for the company is www.firstenergycorp.com. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (800) 736-3402, via email at firstenergy@amstock.com, or via fax at 330-384-3866.

This page (NYSE:FE) was last updated on 8/19/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

MarketBeat Resources

Premium Research Tools

MarketBeat All Access subscribers can access stock screeners, the Idea Engine, data export tools, research reports, and other premium tools.

Discover All Access

Market Data and Calendars

Looking for new stock ideas? Want to see which stocks are moving? View our full suite of financial calendars and market data tables, all for free.

View Market Data

Investing Education and Resources

Receive a free world-class investing education from MarketBeat. Learn about financial terms, types of investments, trading strategies and more.

Financial Terms
Details Here
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more about MarketBeat.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau MarketBeat is rated as Great on TrustPilot

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2022. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | contact@marketbeat.com | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Do Not Sell My Information | RSS Feeds

© 2022 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see Barchart's disclaimer.