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NYSE:FEFirstEnergy Stock Price, Forecast & News

$40.64
+0.21 (+0.52 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$40.23
Now: $40.64
$40.73
50-Day Range
$37.95
MA: $41.89
$46.21
52-Week Range
$32.00
Now: $40.64
$52.51
Volume2.80 million shs
Average Volume3.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$22.02 billion
P/E Ratio32.51
Dividend Yield3.84%
Beta0.46
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 owns and operates coal-fired, nuclear, hydroelectric, natural gas, wind, and solar power generating facilities. The company also provides energy-related products and services to retail and wholesale customers. It operates 24,506 circuit miles of overhead and underground transmission lines; and electric distribution systems, including 277,284 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 164,611,989 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.07 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP33793210
Phone800-736-3402

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.04 billion
Cash Flow$4.83 per share
Book Value$12.91 per share

Profitability

Net Income$912 million

Miscellaneous

Employees12,316
Market Cap$22.02 billion
Next Earnings Date7/28/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has FirstEnergy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

FirstEnergy's stock was trading at $43.13 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, FE stock has decreased by 5.8% and is now trading at $40.64. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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.

When is FirstEnergy's next earnings date?

FirstEnergy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, July 28th 2020. View our earnings forecast for FirstEnergy.

How were FirstEnergy's earnings last quarter?

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, April, 23rd. The utilities provider reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $2.70 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.87 billion. FirstEnergy had a return on equity of 19.57% and a net margin of 6.13%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 6.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.67 EPS. View FirstEnergy's earnings history.

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

FirstEnergy declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 7th will be given a dividend of $0.39 per share on Monday, June 1st. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 6th. View FirstEnergy's dividend history.

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

FirstEnergy issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 23rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.40-2.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.46.

What price target have analysts set for FE?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for FirstEnergy's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $54.00. On average, they anticipate FirstEnergy's share price to reach $48.55 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for FirstEnergy.

Has FirstEnergy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FE stock have trended negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. FirstEnergy earned a daily sentiment score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutFirstEnergy.

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), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), Bank of America (BAC), General Electric (GE), AbbVie (ABBV), Amgen (AMGN) and Dominion Energy (D).

Who are FirstEnergy's key executives?

FirstEnergy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Charles E. Jones Jr., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Steven E. Strah, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Ms. Leila L. Vespoli Esq., Exec. VP of Corp. Strategy & Regulatory Affairs and Chief Legal Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. James F. Pearson, Exec. VP of Fin. (Age 65)
  • Mr. Samuel L. Belcher, Sr. VP & Pres of FirstEnergy Utilities (Age 51)

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.66%), State Street Corp (7.37%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (5.48%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (2.30%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (1.91%) and Invesco Ltd. (1.66%). Company insiders that own FirstEnergy stock include Christopher D Pappas, James F Pearson and Leila L Vespoli. 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 Cohen & Steers Inc., Luminus Management LLC, Invesco Ltd., Squarepoint Ops LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC. View insider buying and selling activity for FirstEnergy.

Which major investors are buying FirstEnergy stock?

FE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Zimmer Partners LP, Prudential PLC, BlackRock Inc., Kingstown Capital Management L.P., Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Castle Hook Partners LP, and Banco Santander S.A.. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is FirstEnergy's stock price today?

One share of FE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $40.64.

How big of a company is FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy has a market capitalization of $22.02 billion and generates $11.04 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $912 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.58 on an earnings per share basis. FirstEnergy employs 12,316 workers across the globe.

What is FirstEnergy's official website?

The official website for FirstEnergy is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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