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S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda
S&P 500   4,967.23
DOW   37,986.40
QQQ   414.65
North Carolina medical marijuana sales begin at Cherokee store
Ukrainian and Western leaders laud US aid package while the Kremlin warns of 'further ruin'
Biden sees a $35 price cap for insulin as a pivotal campaign issue. It’s not that clear-cut
'Civil War’ continues box-office campaign at No. 1
Hawaii lawmakers take aim at vacation rentals after Lahaina wildfire amplifies Maui housing crisis
Conservative Brazilians laud Elon Musk at rally in support of ex-president Bolsonaro
Tens of thousands of Colombians protest against the leftist president's reform agenda

Pinnacle West Capital (PNW) Competitors

$74.40
+1.43 (+1.96%)
(As of 04/19/2024 ET)

PNW vs. OGE, IDA, POR, OTTR, PNM, PPL, ES, FE, ETR, and EIX

Should you be buying Pinnacle West Capital stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Pinnacle West Capital include OGE Energy (OGE), IDACORP (IDA), Portland General Electric (POR), Otter Tail (OTTR), PNM Resources (PNM), PPL (PPL), Eversource Energy (ES), FirstEnergy (FE), Entergy (ETR), and Edison International (EIX). These companies are all part of the "electric utilities" industry.

Pinnacle West Capital vs.

Pinnacle West Capital (NYSE:PNW) and OGE Energy (NYSE:OGE) are both mid-cap utilities companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, analyst recommendations, profitability, risk, earnings, media sentiment, valuation, institutional ownership and community ranking.

Pinnacle West Capital has a beta of 0.49, meaning that its share price is 51% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, OGE Energy has a beta of 0.73, meaning that its share price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Pinnacle West Capital received 92 more outperform votes than OGE Energy when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 51.14% of users gave OGE Energy an outperform vote while only 42.15% of users gave Pinnacle West Capital an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
Pinnacle West CapitalOutperform Votes
384
42.15%
Underperform Votes
527
57.85%
OGE EnergyOutperform Votes
292
51.14%
Underperform Votes
279
48.86%

91.5% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 71.8% of OGE Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 0.2% of Pinnacle West Capital shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of OGE Energy shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, hedge funds and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Pinnacle West Capital currently has a consensus target price of $73.00, suggesting a potential downside of 1.88%. OGE Energy has a consensus target price of $33.40, suggesting a potential downside of 1.91%. Given Pinnacle West Capital's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe Pinnacle West Capital is more favorable than OGE Energy.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Pinnacle West Capital
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.36
OGE Energy
0 Sell rating(s)
3 Hold rating(s)
1 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.25

OGE Energy has a net margin of 15.59% compared to Pinnacle West Capital's net margin of 10.68%. OGE Energy's return on equity of 9.37% beat Pinnacle West Capital's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Pinnacle West Capital10.68% 8.02% 2.08%
OGE Energy 15.59%9.37%3.27%

Pinnacle West Capital has higher revenue and earnings than OGE Energy. OGE Energy 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.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Pinnacle West Capital$4.70B1.80$501.56M$4.4116.87
OGE Energy$2.67B2.55$416.80M$2.0716.45

Pinnacle West Capital pays an annual dividend of $3.52 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. OGE Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.67 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.9%. Pinnacle West Capital pays out 79.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. OGE Energy pays out 80.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future.

In the previous week, Pinnacle West Capital had 1 more articles in the media than OGE Energy. MarketBeat recorded 11 mentions for Pinnacle West Capital and 10 mentions for OGE Energy. OGE Energy's average media sentiment score of 0.49 beat Pinnacle West Capital's score of 0.44 indicating that OGE Energy is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Pinnacle West Capital
1 Very Positive mention(s)
2 Positive mention(s)
5 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral
OGE Energy
2 Very Positive mention(s)
4 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
2 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Neutral

Summary

Pinnacle West Capital beats OGE Energy on 11 of the 20 factors compared between the two stocks.

New MarketBeat Followers Over Time

This chart shows the number of new MarketBeat users adding PNW and its top 5 competitors to their watchlist. Each company is represented with a line over a 90 day period.
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Media Sentiment Over Time

This chart shows the average media sentiment of NYSE and its competitors over the past 90 days as caculated by MarketBeat. The averaged score is equivalent to the following: Very Negative Sentiment <= -1.5, Negative Sentiment > -1.5 and <= -0.5, Neutral Sentiment > -0.5 and < 0.5, Positive Sentiment >= 0.5 and < 1.5, and Very Positive Sentiment >= 1.5.
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PNW vs. The Competition

MetricPinnacle West CapitalElectric services IndustryUtilities SectorNYSE Exchange
Market Cap$8.45B$12.28B$11.89B$17.26B
Dividend Yield4.73%5.00%4.22%3.58%
P/E Ratio16.8716.9175.7622.39
Price / Sales1.804.3919.389.63
Price / Cash4.437.2916.2217.28
Price / Book1.341.571.804.85
Net Income$501.56M$669.21M$594.62M$970.56M
7 Day Performance2.99%0.00%-0.36%-1.76%
1 Month Performance2.06%2.39%-1.23%-4.32%
1 Year Performance-7.68%-1.33%-4.22%92.59%

Pinnacle West Capital Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
OGE
OGE Energy
3.5098 of 5 stars
$32.49
-1.1%
$33.40
+2.8%
-9.0%$6.52B$2.67B15.702,329News Coverage
IDA
IDACORP
3.8967 of 5 stars
$89.15
-1.2%
$93.80
+5.2%
-15.7%$4.52B$1.77B17.342,112Dividend Announcement
News Coverage
Positive News
POR
Portland General Electric
1.2118 of 5 stars
$40.55
-0.8%
$45.13
+11.3%
-16.0%$4.10B$2.92B17.402,842Upcoming Earnings
Dividend Increase
Insider Selling
News Coverage
OTTR
Otter Tail
0.5683 of 5 stars
$83.10
+0.1%
$68.00
-18.2%
+14.2%$3.47B$1.35B11.872,655Positive News
PNM
PNM Resources
4.7886 of 5 stars
$35.98
-0.5%
$46.80
+30.1%
-25.1%$3.25B$1.94B34.931,635
PPL
PPL
4.5321 of 5 stars
$26.01
-1.6%
$32.50
+25.0%
-5.5%$19.18B$8.31B26.016,629News Coverage
ES
Eversource Energy
4.6768 of 5 stars
$57.20
-1.8%
$66.08
+15.5%
-24.1%$20.06B$11.91B-45.4010,171Positive News
FE
FirstEnergy
3.4898 of 5 stars
$36.83
-1.5%
$40.38
+9.6%
-5.8%$21.20B$12.87B20.3512,042Upcoming Earnings
ETR
Entergy
3.9481 of 5 stars
$100.58
-1.7%
$109.78
+9.1%
-1.7%$21.45B$12.15B9.0712,177Upcoming Earnings
Analyst Report
News Coverage
EIX
Edison International
4.6214 of 5 stars
$66.79
-1.6%
$73.60
+10.2%
-4.2%$25.69B$16.34B21.4114,375News Coverage

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