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NextEra Energy - NEE Stock Forecast, Price & News

$90.53
-0.47 (-0.52%)
(As of 08/16/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$90.33
$91.35
50-Day Range
$70.81
$91.00
52-Week Range
$67.22
$93.73
Volume
5.20 million shs
Average Volume
7.53 million shs
Market Capitalization
$177.87 billion
P/E Ratio
69.11
Dividend Yield
1.87%
Price Target
$89.22

NextEra Energy MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.56 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
1.4% Downside
$89.22 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.20% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.21
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
1.06mentions of NextEra Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 10 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$1.01 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
8.01%
From $2.87 to $3.10 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

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

2.90 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

3rd out of 92 stocks

Electric Services Industry

1st out of 42 stocks

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About NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) Stock

NextEra Energy, Inc., through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electric power to retail and wholesale customers in North America. The company generates electricity through wind, solar, nuclear, coal, and natural gas facilities. It also develops, constructs, and operates long-term contracted assets that consists of clean energy solutions, such as renewable generation facilities, battery storage projects, and electric transmission facilities; sells energy commodities; and owns, develops, constructs, manages and operates electric generation facilities in wholesale energy markets. As of December 31, 2021, the company had approximately 28,564 megawatts of net generating capacity; approximately 77,000 circuit miles of transmission and distribution lines; and 696 substations. It serves approximately 11 million people through approximately 5.7 million customer accounts in the east and lower west coasts of Florida. The company was formerly known as FPL Group, Inc. and changed its name to NextEra Energy, Inc. in 2010. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida.

NextEra Energy Price Performance

Shares of NYSE:NEE opened at $90.53 on Wednesday. The company's fifty day moving average price is $80.36 and its 200 day moving average price is $78.68. NextEra Energy has a 12 month low of $67.22 and a 12 month high of $93.73. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.20, a current ratio of 0.53 and a quick ratio of 0.47. The firm has a market capitalization of $177.87 billion, a P/E ratio of 69.11, a P/E/G ratio of 3.39 and a beta of 0.47.

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE - Get Rating) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, July 22nd. The utilities provider reported $0.81 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.08. NextEra Energy had a net margin of 14.75% and a return on equity of 11.97%. The company had revenue of $5.18 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.26 billion. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.71 EPS. NextEra Energy's revenue for the quarter was up 32.0% on a year-over-year basis. As a group, sell-side analysts predict that NextEra Energy will post 2.87 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

NextEra Energy Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 15th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 30th will be given a dividend of $0.425 per share. This represents a $1.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 29th. NextEra Energy's payout ratio is currently 129.77%.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

A number of analysts have commented on NEE shares. Barclays cut their price objective on shares of NextEra Energy from $90.00 to $86.00 and set an "equal weight" rating for the company in a report on Monday, July 18th. BMO Capital Markets cut their price objective on shares of NextEra Energy from $105.00 to $93.00 in a report on Monday, June 13th. Mizuho dropped their price target on shares of NextEra Energy from $88.00 to $81.00 and set a "buy" rating for the company in a research note on Monday, April 25th. Wells Fargo & Company increased their price target on shares of NextEra Energy from $107.00 to $115.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. Finally, Seaport Res Ptn cut shares of NextEra Energy from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 26th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company's stock. According to MarketBeat.com, the company currently has a consensus rating of "Moderate Buy" and a consensus price target of $89.22.

Insiders Place Their Bets

In other NextEra Energy news, CEO John W. Ketchum acquired 12,909 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, July 1st. The shares were bought at an average cost of $78.33 per share, with a total value of $1,011,161.97. Following the transaction, the chief executive officer now owns 132,894 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $10,409,587.02. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through the SEC website. 0.43% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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NEE Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 6/15 Dividend
5/27/2022
Dividend Payable
6/15/2022
Last Earnings
7/22/2022
Today
8/17/2022
Ex-Dividend for 9/15 Dividend
8/29/2022
Dividend Payable
9/15/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
10/19/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric services
Sub-Industry
Electric Utilities
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
65339F10
Employees
9,700
Year Founded
1985

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$89.22
High Stock Price Forecast
$115.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$76.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-1.4%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.56
Research Coverage
9 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$3.57 billion
Pretax Margin
10.58%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$17.07 billion
Cash Flow
$4.68 per share
Book Value
$22.68 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
1,964,780,000
Free Float
1,956,330,000
Market Cap
$177.87 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.47

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NEE Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell NextEra Energy stock right now?

9 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NextEra Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" NEE shares.
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What is NextEra Energy's stock price forecast for 2022?

9 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for NextEra Energy's stock. Their NEE share price forecasts range from $76.00 to $115.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $89.22 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.4%.
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How have NEE shares performed in 2022?

NextEra Energy's stock was trading at $93.36 on January 1st, 2022. Since then, NEE stock has decreased by 3.0% and is now trading at $90.53.
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Are investors shorting NextEra Energy?

NextEra Energy saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 24,110,000 shares, an increase of 16.8% from the June 30th total of 20,640,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 10,010,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.4 days.
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When is NextEra Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, October 19th 2022.
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How were NextEra Energy's earnings last quarter?

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE) released its earnings results on Friday, July, 22nd. The utilities provider reported $0.81 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.73 by $0.08. The utilities provider had revenue of $5.18 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.26 billion. NextEra Energy had a net margin of 14.75% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 11.97%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 32.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $0.71 EPS.
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How often does NextEra Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NextEra Energy?

NextEra Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, July 29th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 30th will be given a dividend of $0.425 per share on Thursday, September 15th. This represents a $1.70 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, August 29th.
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Is NextEra Energy a good dividend stock?

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) pays an annual dividend of $1.70 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.87%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 28 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 129.77%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, NEE will have a dividend payout ratio of 54.84% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for NEE.

When did NextEra Energy's stock split?

Shares of NextEra Energy split before market open on Tuesday, October 27th 2020. The 4-1 split was announced on Monday, September 14th 2020. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Monday, October 26th 2020. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 400 shares after the split.

What guidance has NextEra Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

NextEra Energy issued an update on its FY 2025 earnings guidance on Friday, July, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.45-$3.70 for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is James L. Robo's approval rating as NextEra Energy's CEO?

268 employees have rated NextEra Energy Chief Executive Officer James L. Robo on Glassdoor.com. James L. Robo has an approval rating of 87% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of NextEra Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NextEra Energy investors own include AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), NVIDIA (NVDA), Walt Disney (DIS), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Intel (INTC) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM).

What is NextEra Energy's stock symbol?

NextEra Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NEE."

Who are NextEra Energy's major shareholders?

NextEra Energy's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Northern Trust Corp (1.18%), California Public Employees Retirement System (0.69%), Deutsche Bank AG (0.67%), Pictet Asset Management SA (0.59%), UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. (0.51%) and Swiss National Bank (0.43%). Insiders that own company stock include Charles E Sieving, Charles E Sieving, David L Porges, Deborah H Caplan, Deborah H Caplan, Eric E Silagy, James L Robo, James L Robo, James Lawrence Camaren, James Michael May, John W Ketchum, John W Ketchum, Joseph T Kelliher, Kirk S Hachigian, Miguel Arechabala, Naren K Gursahaney, Paul I Cutler, Rebecca J Kujawa, Ronald R Reagan, Rudy E Schupp and Sherry S Barrat.
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How do I buy shares of NextEra Energy?

Shares of NEE 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.
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What is NextEra Energy's stock price today?

One share of NEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.53.

How much money does NextEra Energy make?

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) has a market capitalization of $177.87 billion and generates $17.07 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $3.57 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.31 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does NextEra Energy have?

The company employs 9,700 workers across the globe.

Does NextEra Energy have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of NextEra Energy: Florida City Gas, Florida Power & Light Company, Gulf Power, Gulf Power Company, NextEra Energy Capital Holdings Inc., NextEra Energy Resources LLC, Oncor Electric Delivery Company, Palms Insurance Company Limited, Palms SC Insurance Company LLC, Smart Energy Capital, and WindLogics.
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When was NextEra Energy founded?

NextEra Energy was founded in 1985.

How can I contact NextEra Energy?

NextEra Energy's mailing address is 700 UNIVERSE BOULEVARD, JUNO BEACH FL, 33408. The official website for the company is www.nexteraenergy.com. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (561) 694-4000, via email at investors@nexteraenergy.com, or via fax at 561-694-4999.

This page (NYSE:NEE) was last updated on 8/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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