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Portland General Electric Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.32 (+0.64%)
(As of 12/3/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
408,953 shs
Average Volume
564,903 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.51 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Portland General Electric

Portland General Electric Co. is a vertically integrated electric utility company, which engages in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution, and retail of electricity. The firm sells electricity and natural gas in the wholesale market to utilities, brokers, and power marketers. It also serves residential, commercial and non-residential customers. The company was founded by Edward L. Eastham and Parker F. Morey in 1888 and is headquartered in Portland, OR.


Portland General Electric Reaffirms 2021 Earnings Guidance - Update
October 29, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric services
Electric Utilities
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.15 billion
Cash Flow
$7.92 per share
Book Value
$29.92 per share


Net Income
$155 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$4.51 billion

Company Calendar

Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Fiscal Year End
Next Earnings (Estimated)


Overall MarketRank

2.13 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

70th out of 122 stocks

Electric Services Industry

28th out of 56 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Portland General Electric a buy right now?

6 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Portland General Electric in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" Portland General Electric stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in POR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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How has Portland General Electric's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Portland General Electric's stock was trading at $54.09 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, POR shares have decreased by 6.7% and is now trading at $50.48.
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Are investors shorting Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric saw a decrease in short interest in the month of November. As of November 15th, there was short interest totaling 1,020,000 shares, a decrease of 34.2% from the October 31st total of 1,550,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 492,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 1.2% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is Portland General Electric's next earnings date?

Portland General Electric is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, February 18th 2022.
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How were Portland General Electric's earnings last quarter?

Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 28th. The utilities provider reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.07. The utilities provider earned $642 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $550.87 million. Portland General Electric had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.66% and a net margin of 9.81%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 17.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.90 earnings per share.
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How often does Portland General Electric pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 26th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 27th will be given a dividend of $0.43 per share on Tuesday, January 18th. This represents a $1.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.41%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 23rd.
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Is Portland General Electric a good dividend stock?

Portland General Electric pays an annual dividend of $1.72 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.41%. Portland General Electric has been increasing its dividend for 15 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Portland General Electric is 67.19%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Portland General Electric will have a dividend payout ratio of 60.78% next year. This indicates that Portland General Electric will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Portland General Electric issued on next quarter's earnings?

Portland General Electric issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Friday, November, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.700-$2.850 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.750. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for POR?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price objectives for Portland General Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $48.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect Portland General Electric's share price to reach $49.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.3%.
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Who are Portland General Electric's key executives?

Portland General Electric's management team includes the following people:
  • Maria MacGregor Pope, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • James A. Ajello, Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer
  • John T. Kochavatr, Chief Information Officer & Vice President-IT
  • Lisa Ann Kaner, VP, General Counsel & Compliance Officer
  • Brett Sims, VP-Strategy, Regulation & Energy Supply

What is Maria Pope's approval rating as Portland General Electric's CEO?

40 employees have rated Portland General Electric CEO Maria Pope on Glassdoor.com. Maria Pope has an approval rating of 82% among Portland General Electric's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Portland General Electric own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Portland General Electric investors own include General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), International Business Machines (IBM), Celestica (CLS), Synchrony Financial (SYF), Energy Transfer (ET), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and PepsiCo (PEP).

What is Portland General Electric's stock symbol?

Portland General Electric trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "POR."

Who are Portland General Electric's major shareholders?

Portland General Electric's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (10.43%), Wellington Management Group LLP (5.75%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (4.96%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.49%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (1.93%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.92%). Company insiders that own Portland General Electric stock include Bradley Young Jenkins, James P Torgerson, John Carter Mcfarland, John Teeruk Kochavatr, Larry Neal Bekkedahl, M Lee Pelton and William David Robertson.
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Which institutional investors are selling Portland General Electric stock?

POR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., Two Sigma Advisers LP, Invesco Ltd., Two Sigma Investments LP, and Truist Financial Corp. Company insiders that have sold Portland General Electric company stock in the last year include Bradley Young Jenkins, John Carter Mcfarland, John Teeruk Kochavatr, Larry Neal Bekkedahl, M Lee Pelton, and William David Robertson.
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Which institutional investors are buying Portland General Electric stock?

POR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, MESIROW FINANCIAL INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Equity & Fixed Income, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Heartland Advisors Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., Barclays PLC, and Allianz Asset Management GmbH.
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How do I buy shares of Portland General Electric?

Shares of POR 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 Portland General Electric's stock price today?

One share of POR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $50.48.

How much money does Portland General Electric make?

Portland General Electric has a market capitalization of $4.51 billion and generates $2.15 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $155 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.56 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Portland General Electric have?

Portland General Electric employs 2,870 workers across the globe.

What is Portland General Electric's official website?

The official website for Portland General Electric is www.portlandgeneral.com.

Where are Portland General Electric's headquarters?

Portland General Electric is headquartered at 121 SW SALMON STREET, PORTLAND OR, 97204.

How can I contact Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric's mailing address is 121 SW SALMON STREET, PORTLAND OR, 97204. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (503) 464-8000, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 503-464-2507.

This page was last updated on 12/6/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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