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Pinnacle West Capital Competitors

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$81.70
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50-Day Range
$69.93
MA: $78.37
$83.33
52-Week Range
$69.29
Now: $82.55
$91.88
Volume553,534 shs
Average Volume864,121 shs
Market Capitalization$9.31 billion
P/E Ratio14.69
Dividend Yield4.06%
Beta0.25

Competitors

Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) Vs. NEE, DUK, SO, ES, EIX, and PPL

Should you be buying PNW stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "electric utilities" are considered alternatives and competitors to Pinnacle West Capital, including NextEra Energy (NEE), Duke Energy (DUK), The Southern (SO), Eversource Energy (ES), Edison International (EIX), and PPL (PPL).

NextEra Energy (NYSE:NEE) and Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk and earnings.

Profitability

This table compares NextEra Energy and Pinnacle West Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NextEra Energy21.44%10.79%3.68%
Pinnacle West Capital18.03%11.16%3.33%

Risk & Volatility

NextEra Energy has a beta of 0.16, indicating that its share price is 84% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pinnacle West Capital has a beta of 0.25, indicating that its share price is 75% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional & Insider Ownership

19.2% of NextEra Energy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.8% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of NextEra Energy shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Dividends

NextEra Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.54 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.0%. Pinnacle West Capital pays an annual dividend of $3.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. NextEra Energy pays out 73.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Pinnacle West Capital pays out 69.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. NextEra Energy has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Pinnacle West Capital has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Pinnacle West Capital is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for NextEra Energy and Pinnacle West Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NextEra Energy021102.85
Pinnacle West Capital15402.30

NextEra Energy presently has a consensus target price of $78.1786, indicating a potential upside of 0.69%. Pinnacle West Capital has a consensus target price of $86.25, indicating a potential upside of 4.48%. Given Pinnacle West Capital's higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Pinnacle West Capital is more favorable than NextEra Energy.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares NextEra Energy and Pinnacle West Capital's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NextEra Energy$19.20 billion7.93$3.77 billion$2.0937.15
Pinnacle West Capital$3.47 billion2.68$538.32 million$4.7717.31

NextEra Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Pinnacle West Capital. Pinnacle West Capital is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NextEra Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

NextEra Energy beats Pinnacle West Capital on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) and Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) are both utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, earnings, risk, valuation, institutional ownership and profitability.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

63.5% of Duke Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.8% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Duke Energy shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Duke Energy and Pinnacle West Capital's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Duke Energy$25.08 billion2.99$3.75 billion$5.0619.30
Pinnacle West Capital$3.47 billion2.68$538.32 million$4.7717.31

Duke Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Pinnacle West Capital. Pinnacle West Capital is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Duke Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

Duke Energy has a beta of 0.23, meaning that its share price is 77% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pinnacle West Capital has a beta of 0.25, meaning that its share price is 75% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

Duke Energy pays an annual dividend of $3.86 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Pinnacle West Capital pays an annual dividend of $3.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Duke Energy pays out 76.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Pinnacle West Capital pays out 69.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Duke Energy has raised its dividend for 14 consecutive years and Pinnacle West Capital has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Pinnacle West Capital is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares Duke Energy and Pinnacle West Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Duke Energy8.68%8.28%2.35%
Pinnacle West Capital18.03%11.16%3.33%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for Duke Energy and Pinnacle West Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Duke Energy08202.20
Pinnacle West Capital15402.30

Duke Energy currently has a consensus price target of $98.20, indicating a potential upside of 0.57%. Pinnacle West Capital has a consensus price target of $86.25, indicating a potential upside of 4.48%. Given Pinnacle West Capital's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Pinnacle West Capital is more favorable than Duke Energy.

Summary

Pinnacle West Capital beats Duke Energy on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

The Southern (NYSE:SO) and Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, risk, earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for The Southern and Pinnacle West Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
The Southern32902.43
Pinnacle West Capital15402.30

The Southern currently has a consensus target price of $64.8571, indicating a potential upside of 3.13%. Pinnacle West Capital has a consensus target price of $86.25, indicating a potential upside of 4.48%. Given Pinnacle West Capital's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Pinnacle West Capital is more favorable than The Southern.

Profitability

This table compares The Southern and Pinnacle West Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
The Southern15.80%10.08%2.69%
Pinnacle West Capital18.03%11.16%3.33%

Dividends

The Southern pays an annual dividend of $2.56 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.1%. Pinnacle West Capital pays an annual dividend of $3.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. The Southern pays out 82.3% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. Pinnacle West Capital pays out 69.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. The Southern has raised its dividend for 19 consecutive years and Pinnacle West Capital has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. The Southern is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

57.6% of The Southern shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.8% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of The Southern shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares The Southern and Pinnacle West Capital's top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
The Southern$21.42 billion3.10$4.75 billion$3.1120.22
Pinnacle West Capital$3.47 billion2.68$538.32 million$4.7717.31

The Southern has higher revenue and earnings than Pinnacle West Capital. Pinnacle West Capital is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than The Southern, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

The Southern has a beta of 0.39, suggesting that its stock price is 61% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pinnacle West Capital has a beta of 0.25, suggesting that its stock price is 75% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

The Southern beats Pinnacle West Capital on 10 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Eversource Energy (NYSE:ES) and Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations and price targets for Eversource Energy and Pinnacle West Capital, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Eversource Energy26402.17
Pinnacle West Capital15402.30

Eversource Energy currently has a consensus price target of $90.1667, suggesting a potential upside of 4.35%. Pinnacle West Capital has a consensus price target of $86.25, suggesting a potential upside of 4.48%. Given Pinnacle West Capital's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Pinnacle West Capital is more favorable than Eversource Energy.

Profitability

This table compares Eversource Energy and Pinnacle West Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Eversource Energy13.57%8.88%2.83%
Pinnacle West Capital18.03%11.16%3.33%

Risk & Volatility

Eversource Energy has a beta of 0.28, indicating that its stock price is 72% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pinnacle West Capital has a beta of 0.25, indicating that its stock price is 75% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

76.8% of Eversource Energy shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.8% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by institutional investors. 0.3% of Eversource Energy shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a company will outperform the market over the long term.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Eversource Energy and Pinnacle West Capital's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Eversource Energy$8.53 billion3.48$909.05 million$3.4525.05
Pinnacle West Capital$3.47 billion2.68$538.32 million$4.7717.31

Eversource Energy has higher revenue and earnings than Pinnacle West Capital. Pinnacle West Capital is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Eversource Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Eversource Energy pays an annual dividend of $2.41 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.8%. Pinnacle West Capital pays an annual dividend of $3.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Eversource Energy pays out 69.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Pinnacle West Capital pays out 69.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Eversource Energy has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Pinnacle West Capital has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Pinnacle West Capital is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Summary

Pinnacle West Capital beats Eversource Energy on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

Edison International (NYSE:EIX) and Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) are both utilities companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, earnings and risk.

Profitability

This table compares Edison International and Pinnacle West Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Edison International3.23%10.57%2.51%
Pinnacle West Capital18.03%11.16%3.33%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings for Edison International and Pinnacle West Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Edison International03702.70
Pinnacle West Capital15402.30

Edison International currently has a consensus price target of $68.40, suggesting a potential upside of 14.30%. Pinnacle West Capital has a consensus price target of $86.25, suggesting a potential upside of 4.48%. Given Edison International's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Edison International is more favorable than Pinnacle West Capital.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

87.6% of Edison International shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.8% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.6% of Edison International shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Edison International and Pinnacle West Capital's gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Edison International$12.35 billion1.84$1.41 billion$4.7012.73
Pinnacle West Capital$3.47 billion2.68$538.32 million$4.7717.31

Edison International has higher revenue and earnings than Pinnacle West Capital. Edison International is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Pinnacle West Capital, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Edison International pays an annual dividend of $2.65 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.4%. Pinnacle West Capital pays an annual dividend of $3.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. Edison International pays out 56.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Pinnacle West Capital pays out 69.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Edison International has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Pinnacle West Capital has raised its dividend for 9 consecutive years. Edison International is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Volatility and Risk

Edison International has a beta of 0.52, indicating that its share price is 48% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pinnacle West Capital has a beta of 0.25, indicating that its share price is 75% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Edison International beats Pinnacle West Capital on 11 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

PPL (NYSE:PPL) and Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their profitability, dividends, institutional ownership, valuation, earnings, risk and analyst recommendations.

Volatility and Risk

PPL has a beta of 0.72, indicating that its stock price is 28% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Pinnacle West Capital has a beta of 0.25, indicating that its stock price is 75% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Dividends

PPL pays an annual dividend of $1.66 per share and has a dividend yield of 5.8%. Pinnacle West Capital pays an annual dividend of $3.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.0%. PPL pays out 67.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Pinnacle West Capital pays out 69.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. PPL has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years and Pinnacle West Capital has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years. PPL is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Profitability

This table compares PPL and Pinnacle West Capital's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
PPL21.93%13.76%3.91%
Pinnacle West Capital18.03%11.16%3.33%

Institutional & Insider Ownership

67.2% of PPL shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 82.8% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of PPL shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and recommmendations for PPL and Pinnacle West Capital, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
PPL09602.40
Pinnacle West Capital15402.30

PPL currently has a consensus target price of $34.1786, indicating a potential upside of 18.96%. Pinnacle West Capital has a consensus target price of $86.25, indicating a potential upside of 4.48%. Given PPL's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe PPL is more favorable than Pinnacle West Capital.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares PPL and Pinnacle West Capital's gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
PPL$7.77 billion2.85$1.75 billion$2.4511.73
Pinnacle West Capital$3.47 billion2.68$538.32 million$4.7717.31

PPL has higher revenue and earnings than Pinnacle West Capital. PPL is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Pinnacle West Capital, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

PPL beats Pinnacle West Capital on 12 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.


Pinnacle West Capital Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
NextEra Energy logo
NEE
NextEra Energy
1.9$77.64+0.4%$152.29 billion$19.20 billion39.11
Duke Energy logo
DUK
Duke Energy
1.8$97.64+0.1%$75.11 billion$25.08 billion35.77
The Southern logo
SO
The Southern
2.0$62.89+0.3%$66.45 billion$21.42 billion20.96Analyst Report
Insider Selling
News Coverage
Eversource Energy logo
ES
Eversource Energy
1.8$86.41+0.3%$29.67 billion$8.53 billion24.48Analyst Revision
Edison International logo
EIX
Edison International
2.0$59.84+0.2%$22.70 billion$12.35 billion60.44
PPL logo
PPL
PPL
2.2$28.73+0.3%$22.11 billion$7.77 billion14.22
Entergy logo
ETR
Entergy
2.2$101.97+0.8%$20.50 billion$10.88 billion14.80Dividend Announcement
FirstEnergy logo
FE
FirstEnergy
2.1$34.69+0.2%$18.87 billion$11.04 billion25.70
OGE Energy logo
OGE
OGE Energy
1.7$32.39+0.6%$6.48 billion$2.23 billion-33.74
IDACORP logo
IDA
IDACORP
2.0$100.09+0.7%$5.06 billion$1.35 billion20.51Increase in Short Interest
Hawaiian Electric Industries logo
HE
Hawaiian Electric Industries
1.5$42.56+0.4%$4.65 billion$2.87 billion21.71Increase in Short Interest
Portland General Electric logo
POR
Portland General Electric
1.9$49.02+0.4%$4.39 billion$2.12 billion26.79Decrease in Short Interest
PNM Resources logo
PNM
PNM Resources
1.9$49.34+0.0%$4.24 billion$1.46 billion20.14
Array Technologies logo
ARRY
Array Technologies
1.6$29.57+0.8%$3.76 billionN/A0.00Increase in Short Interest
Lockup Expiration
ALLETE logo
ALE
ALLETE
1.8$69.94+0.7%$3.65 billion$1.24 billion20.51
MGE Energy logo
MGEE
MGE Energy
1.8$72.59+0.6%$2.63 billion$568.85 million27.50
Otter Tail logo
OTTR
Otter Tail
1.8$46.65+1.2%$1.94 billion$919.50 million19.44Analyst Downgrade
Unitil logo
UTL
Unitil
2.2$48.81+1.2%$733.96 million$438.20 million24.16
This page was last updated on 4/13/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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