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NYSE:FEFirstEnergy Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.16 (-0.53 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $29.90
50-Day Range
MA: $35.23
52-Week Range
Now: $29.90
Volume11.45 million shs
Average Volume6.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$16.20 billion
P/E Ratio24.11
Dividend Yield5.22%
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: 4.2Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.23 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.04 billion
Cash Flow$4.90 per share
Book Value$12.91 per share


Net Income$912 million


Market Cap$16.20 billion
Next Earnings Date11/2/2020 (Estimated)
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FirstEnergy (NYSE:FE) Frequently Asked Questions

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. Since then, FE shares have decreased by 30.7% and is now trading at $29.90.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of FirstEnergy?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for FirstEnergy in the last year. There are currently 8 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is FirstEnergy's next earnings date?

FirstEnergy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 2nd 2020.
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How were FirstEnergy's earnings last quarter?

FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE:FE) released its earnings results on Thursday, July, 23rd. The utilities provider reported $0.57 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.55 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $2.52 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.56 billion. FirstEnergy had a return on equity of 19.31% and a net margin of 6.10%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.61 earnings per share.
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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 21st. Investors of record on Friday, August 7th will be given a dividend of $0.39 per share on Tuesday, September 1st. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.22%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 6th.
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What price target have analysts set for FE?

14 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for FirstEnergy's stock. Their forecasts range from $28.50 to $54.00. On average, they expect FirstEnergy's share price to reach $42.61 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 42.5% from the stock's current price.
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Has FirstEnergy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about FE stock have trended extremely negative on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog 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 media sentiment score of -4.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 7,260,000 shares, an increase of 24.5% from the April 30th total of 5,830,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,850,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.5 days.
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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), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Chevron (CVX), Amgen (AMGN) and CVS Health (CVS).

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.79%), Jennison Associates LLC (0.73%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.62%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.49%), Ceredex Value Advisors LLC (0.49%) and Prudential PLC (0.45%). Company insiders that own FirstEnergy stock include Christopher D Pappas, James F Pearson and Leila L Vespoli.
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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 LSV Asset Management, Prudential Financial Inc., Bank of Nova Scotia, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Banco Santander S.A., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., and WINTON GROUP Ltd.
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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 Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Prudential PLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Reaves W H & Co. Inc., GW&K Investment Management LLC, and Wedge Capital Management L L P NC.
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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 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 $29.90.

How big of a company is FirstEnergy?

FirstEnergy has a market capitalization of $16.20 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 8/13/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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