NYSE:NEE - NextEra Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $171.50 -1.16 (-0.67 %) (As of 10/23/2018 03:13 PM ET)Previous Close$172.66Today's Range$169.71 - $173.7152-Week Range$145.10 - $175.66Volume139,435 shsAverage Volume1.81 million shsMarket Capitalization$81.80 billionP/E Ratio25.64Dividend Yield2.56%Beta0.2 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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, and natural gas-fired facilities. It also provides risk management services related to power and gas consumption. As of February 16, 2018, the company operated approximately 46,790 megawatts of net generating capacity. As of December 31, 2017, it served approximately 10 million people through approximately 5 million customer accounts in the east and lower west coasts of Florida with approximately 75,000 circuit miles of transmission and distribution lines and approximately 620 substations. The company was formerly known as FPL Group, Inc. and changed its name to NextEra Energy, Inc. in 2010. NextEra Energy, Inc. was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida. Receive NEE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NEE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric services Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:NEE Previous Symbol CUSIP65339F10 Webwww.nexteraenergy.com Phone561-694-4000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.78 Current Ratio0.58 Quick Ratio0.46 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.64 Forward P/E Ratio22.04 P/E Growth2.66 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$17.20 billion Price / Sales4.70 Cash Flow$12.1804 per share Price / Cash14.08 Book Value$62.71 per share Price / Book2.73 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.70 Net Income$5.38 billion Net Margins49.10% Return on Equity10.49% Return on Assets3.52% Miscellaneous Employees14,000 Outstanding Shares471,610,000Market Cap$81.80 billion OptionableOptionable NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) Frequently Asked Questions What is NextEra Energy's stock symbol? NextEra Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NEE." How often does NextEra Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NextEra Energy? NextEra Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 12th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $1.11 per share on Monday, December 17th. This represents a $4.44 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 29th. View NextEra Energy's Dividend History. How were NextEra Energy's earnings last quarter? NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The utilities provider reported $2.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.14 by $0.04. The utilities provider had revenue of $4.42 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.92 billion. NextEra Energy had a return on equity of 10.49% and a net margin of 49.10%. The business's revenue was down 8.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $1.85 EPS. View NextEra Energy's Earnings History. When is NextEra Energy's next earnings date? NextEra Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, October 23rd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for NextEra Energy. What guidance has NextEra Energy issued on next quarter's earnings? NextEra Energy issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, October, 23rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $7.45-7.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $7.75. What price target have analysts set for NEE? 14 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for NextEra Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $200.00. On average, they anticipate NextEra Energy's share price to reach $168.9231 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for NextEra Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NextEra Energy? 14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NextEra Energy in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for NextEra Energy. Are investors shorting NextEra Energy? NextEra Energy saw a drop in short interest during the month of September. As of September 14th, there was short interest totalling 6,710,656 shares, a drop of 33.2% from the August 31st total of 10,039,454 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,868,177 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.6 days. Currently, 1.4% of the company's stock are short sold. View NextEra Energy's Current Options Chain. Who are some of NextEra Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to NextEra Energy include Enel S.p.A. ADS (ENLAY), Dominion Energy (D), Southern (SO), American Electric Power (AEP), CLP (CLPHY), Edison International (EIX), PPL (PPL), DTE Energy (DTE), Eversource Energy (ES), Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNABY), FirstEnergy (FE), SSE PLC/S (SSEZY), Korea Electric Power (KEP), Entergy (ETR) and Avangrid (AGR). Who are NextEra Energy's key executives? NextEra Energy's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James L. Robo, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 55)Mr. John W. Ketchum, Exec. VP of Fin. & CFO (Age 47)Mr. Manoochehr K. Nazar, Chief Nuclear Officer and Pres of Nuclear Division (Age 63)Mr. Armando Pimentel Jr., Pres & CEO, NextEra Energy Resources LLC (Age 55)Mr. Eric E. Silagy, CEO & Pres of Florida Power and Light Company (Age 52) Who are NextEra Energy's major shareholders? NextEra Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.20%), Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc. (0.17%), Aperio Group LLC (0.15%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.14%), Strs Ohio (0.10%) and Huntington National Bank (0.09%). Company insiders that own NextEra Energy stock include Amy B Lane, Armando Pimentel Jr, Charles E Sieving, David Paul Farrell, Eric E Silagy, James L Robo, John L Skolds, John W Ketchum, Joseph T Kelliher, Manoochehr K Nazar, Miguel Arechabala, Paul I Cutler, Rudy E Schupp and William H Swanson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NextEra Energy. Which major investors are selling NextEra Energy stock? NEE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mizuho Securities USA LLC, PGGM Investments, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Strs Ohio, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Tributary Capital Management LLC, Texas Permanent School Fund and Cedar Hill Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold NextEra Energy company stock in the last year include Armando Pimentel Jr, Charles E Sieving, Eric E Silagy, James L Robo, Joseph T Kelliher, Manoochehr K Nazar, Miguel Arechabala, Paul I Cutler and Rudy E Schupp. View Insider Buying and Selling for NextEra Energy. Which major investors are buying NextEra Energy stock? NEE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including KAMES CAPITAL plc, Windward Capital Management Co. CA, Cambridge Trust Co., Clinton Group Inc., Ibex Wealth Advisors, Aperio Group LLC, Barometer Capital Management Inc. and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought NextEra Energy stock in the last two years include Amy B Lane, David Paul Farrell, John L Skolds and William H Swanson. View Insider Buying and Selling for NextEra Energy. How do I buy shares of NextEra Energy? Shares of NEE 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is NextEra Energy's stock price today? One share of NEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $171.50. How big of a company is NextEra Energy? NextEra Energy has a market capitalization of $81.80 billion and generates $17.20 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $5.38 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.70 on an earnings per share basis. NextEra Energy employs 14,000 workers across the globe. What is NextEra Energy's official website? The official website for NextEra Energy is http://www.nexteraenergy.com. How can I contact NextEra Energy? NextEra Energy's mailing address is 700 UNIVERSE BOULEVARD, JUNO BEACH FL, 33408. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 561-694-4000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for NextEra Energy (NYSE NEE)Community Ranking: 3.1 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 559 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 350 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 909MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NextEra Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NEE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NEE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 10/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How is inflation measured?