Portland General Electric Company Company Profile (NYSE:POR)

About Portland General Electric Company

Portland General Electric Company logoPortland General Electric Company (PGE) is an electric utility company. The Company is engaged in the generation, wholesale purchase, transmission, distribution and retail sale of electricity in the state of Oregon. The Company also sells electricity and natural gas in the wholesale market to utilities, brokers and power marketers. The Company has approximately four natural gas-fired generating facilities, which include PW1, PW2, Beaver and Coyote Springs Unit 1 (Coyote Springs). PGE owns and operates over two wind farms, including Biglow Canyon Wind Farm (Biglow Canyon) and Tucannon River. Biglow Canyon, which is located in Sherman County, Oregon, is its renewable energy resource consisting of approximately 220 wind turbines with a total nameplate capacity of over 450 megawatts (MW). Its Tucannon River is located in southeastern Washington and consists of approximately 120 wind turbines with a total nameplate capacity of over 270 MW.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: POR
  • CUSIP: 73650884
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $44.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $43.54
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $42.73
  • 52-Week Range: $37.04 - $45.21
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.74
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.14
  • P/E Growth: 3.27
  • Market Cap: $3.98B
  • Outstanding Shares: 88,927,000
  • Beta: 0.31
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 9.64%
  • Return on Equity: 7.99%
  • Return on Assets: 2.48%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.01%
  • Current Ratio: 1.06%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.88%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.56)
Consensus Price Target: $41.40 (7.59% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/21/2017Wolfe ResearchDowngradeMarket Perform -> UnderperformView Rating Details
1/20/2017Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetSell$39.00 -> $41.00View Rating Details
12/16/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$44.00View Rating Details
11/22/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$39.00View Rating Details
11/3/2016GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
8/5/2016Williams CapitalBoost Price TargetHold$41.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
6/6/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeNeutral -> Sell$39.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
4/18/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/4/2016Wellington ShieldsDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/22/2015KeyCorpLower Price TargetOverweight$41.00 -> $38.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
4/27/2017        
2/17/2017Q416$0.64$0.68$529.73 million$524.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2016Q316$0.42$0.38$473.00 million$484.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/3/2016Q2$0.43$0.42$439.08 million$428.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q116$0.61$0.68$520.83 million$487.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/12/2016Q415$0.62$0.57$544.91 million$499.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q315$0.48$0.40$494.31 million$476.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/28/2015Q215$0.41$0.44$443.68 million$420.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/28/2015Q115$0.73$0.62$499.00 million$473.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/13/2015Q414$0.52$0.55$551.11 million$500.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2014Q314$0.48$0.47$501.74 million$484.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2014Q214$0.36$0.43ViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.75$0.73$473.00 million$493.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2014Q413$0.49$0.59$476.82 million$499.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2013Q313$0.43$0.40$451.45 million$435.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q2 2013$0.35($0.29)$357.47 million$403.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2013Q1 2013$0.64$0.65$536.92 million$473.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2013Q4 2012$0.41$0.38$489.19 million$463.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.47$0.50$429.09 million$450.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.33$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/3/2012$0.75$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2012$0.44$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.46$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2011$0.35$0.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.56$0.93ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/25/2011$0.39$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.26 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.47 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163$0.61$0.66$0.64
Q2 20161$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20162$0.36$0.42$0.39
Q4 20162$0.58$0.65$0.62
Q1 20171$0.90$0.90$0.90
Q2 20171$0.44$0.44$0.44
Q3 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
Q4 20171$0.64$0.64$0.64
Q1 20181$0.92$0.92$0.92
Q2 20181$0.45$0.45$0.45
Q3 20181$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q4 20181$0.67$0.67$0.67
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
Annual Dividend:$1.28
Dividend Yield:2.86%
Dividend Growth:4.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:62.44% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
56.64% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
51.82% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:11 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/15/2017quarterly$0.322.96%3/23/20173/27/20174/17/2017
10/26/2016quarterly$0.323.06%12/22/201612/27/20161/17/2017
7/27/2016quarterly$0.322.93%9/22/20169/26/201610/17/2016
4/27/2016quarterly$0.323.22%6/23/20166/27/20167/15/2016
2/17/2016quarterly$0.303.16%3/22/20163/25/20164/15/2016
10/22/2015quarterly$0.3012/23/201512/28/20151/15/2016
7/23/2015quarterly$0.309/23/20159/25/201510/15/2015
5/8/2015quarterly$0.303.43%6/23/20156/25/20157/15/2015
2/18/2015quarterly$0.283%3/23/20153/25/20154/15/2015
10/23/2014quarterly$0.283.15%12/23/201412/26/20141/15/2015
7/24/2014quarterly$0.283.41%9/23/20149/25/201410/15/2014
5/7/2014quarterly$0.283.39%6/23/20146/25/20147/15/2014
2/19/2014quarterly$0.283.46%3/21/20143/25/20144/15/2014
10/30/2013quarterly$0.283.83%12/23/201312/26/20131/15/2014
7/31/2013quarterly$0.283.45%9/23/20139/25/201310/15/2013
5/22/2013quarterly$0.283.52%6/21/20136/25/20137/15/2013
2/20/2013quarterly$0.273.78%3/21/20133/25/20134/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.47%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.37%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/9/2016Maria M PopeVPSell13,500$41.60$561,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2015William O NicholsonVPSell5,700$36.69$209,133.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015James F LobdellCFOSell8,955$33.47$299,723.85View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015William David RobertsonVPSell2,226$33.69$74,993.94View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Maria M PopeVPSell8,451$35.00$295,785.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Arleen N BarnettVPSell8,660$35.62$308,469.20View SEC Filing  
5/16/2014Maria PopeVPSell8,367$32.80$274,437.60View SEC Filing  
9/13/2013Arleen BarnettVPSell2,200$27.80$61,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013William David RobertsonVPSell2,100$29.82$62,622.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR)
DateHeadline
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:POR)
winfieldreview.com - February 25 at 1:33 AM
News IconShares of Portland General Electric Company (POR) Sees Large Outflow of Money - Energy Index (NYSE:POR)
www.energyindexwatch.com - February 24 at 8:24 AM
News IconEquity Check-in on This Stock: Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) - Rives Journal (NYSE:POR)
rivesjournal.com - February 24 at 12:26 AM
News IconChecking in on Signals for Portland General Electric Co (POR) - Baldwin Journal (NYSE:POR)
baldwinjournal.com - February 24 at 12:26 AM
prnewswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Portland General Electric Company for Potential ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:POR)
www.prnewswire.com - February 24 at 12:26 AM
News IconLooking at the Metrics on Shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) - The Standard (NYSE:POR)
6milestandard.com - February 23 at 12:27 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Purcell Julie & Lefkowitz LLP Is Investigating Portland General Electric Company for Potential Breaches Of Fiduciary Duty By Its Board of Directors (NYSE:POR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:26 PM
capitalcube.com logoPortland General Electric Co. :POR-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : February 22, 2017 (NYSE:POR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 22 at 7:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC CO /OR/ Financials (NYSE:POR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 7:26 PM
News IconThe Hennessy Advisors Inc. lowers its Position in General Electric Co. (GE) (NYSE:POR)
eleganthomesinla.com - February 22 at 9:21 AM
News IconGeneral Electric Company (NYSE:GE) Eps and Price target Analysis (NYSE:POR)
latribunadecanarias.com - February 22 at 9:21 AM
News IconPortland General Electric Company (POR) Releases Earnings Results (NYSE:POR)
ekosvoice.com - February 22 at 9:21 AM
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techknowbits.com - February 22 at 9:21 AM
News IconStock's Earning Overview: General Electric Company (GE) (NYSE:POR)
prensariotiretail.com - February 21 at 5:35 PM
capitalcube.com logoPortland General Electric Co. :POR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 21, 2017 (NYSE:POR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 21 at 5:35 PM
4-traders.com logoPORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (NYSE:POR) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NYSE:POR)
www.4-traders.com - February 20 at 9:23 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPortland General Electric Reports 2016 Financial Results and Initiates 2017 Earnings Guidance (NYSE:POR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 19 at 9:21 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo5:13 am Portland Gen Elec beats by $0.04, misses on revs; guides FY17 EPS in-line (NYSE:POR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 19 at 9:21 AM
News IconAnalyst Recommendations And Earnings Forecast: Portland General Electric Company (POR), Physicians Realty Trust ... - Post Analyst (NYSE:POR)
postanalyst.com - February 18 at 6:26 PM
News IconStock Overview: Moving Average Check on Portland General Electric Company (POR) - Midway Monitor (NYSE:POR)
midwaymonitor.com - February 18 at 8:01 AM
bizjournals.com logoPortland General Electric to seek rate increase - Portland Business Journal (NYSE:POR)
www.bizjournals.com - February 18 at 8:01 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of POR earnings conference call or presentation 17-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT (NYSE:POR)
finance.yahoo.com - February 18 at 8:01 AM
News IconIs The Sell-Side Predicting That Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) Will Move Higher? - Winfield Review (NYSE:POR)
winfieldreview.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
News IconTrading Scope: Checking on Shares of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) - Davidson Register (NYSE:POR)
davidsonregister.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
prnewswire.com logoResearch Reports Initiation on Electric Utilities Stocks -- Hawaiian Electric Industries, Portland General Electric ... - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:POR)
www.prnewswire.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
businesswire.com logoPortland General Electric Reports 2016 Financial Results and Initiates 2017 Earnings Guidance - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:POR)
www.businesswire.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
seekingalpha.com logoPortland General Electric Company's (POR) CEO Jim Piro on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:POR)
seekingalpha.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoPGE posts 4Q profit (NYSE:POR)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC CO /OR/ Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:POR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Portland General Electric Co Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:POR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoPORTLAND GENERAL ELECTRIC CO /OR/ Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Di (NYSE:POR)
biz.yahoo.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
bizjournals.com logoPortland General Electric to seek rate increase (NYSE:POR)
www.bizjournals.com - February 17 at 8:09 PM
News IconMartingale Asset Management LP Boosts Stake in Portland General Electric Company (POR) (NYSE:POR)
nyhetsbanken.info - February 16 at 6:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoPortland General Electric Co. : POR-US: Dividend Analysis : December 27th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : February 15, 2017 (NYSE:POR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:55 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoPortland General Electric Declares Dividend (NYSE:POR)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:55 PM
realistinvestor.com logoThe Growth Forecast For Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) (NYSE:POR)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 10 at 8:40 PM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) - Piedmont Register (NYSE:POR)
piedmontregister.com - February 10 at 2:47 AM
News IconHistory of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) stock price after earnings (NYSE:POR)
giftedviz.com - February 9 at 9:46 PM
News IconStock Momentum Focus on Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:POR)
sherwooddaily.com - February 8 at 8:36 PM
News IconTrading Watch: Reviewing the Numbers for Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) - Baldwin Journal (NYSE:POR)
baldwinjournal.com - February 8 at 8:36 PM
bizjournals.com logoBill to boost small-scale renewables in Oregon runs into opposition (NYSE:POR)
www.bizjournals.com - February 7 at 9:43 PM
bizjournals.com logoPGE gas opponents hit state siting council with deluge of comments - Portland Business Journal (NYSE:POR)
www.bizjournals.com - February 5 at 8:38 AM
nasdaq.com logoPOR Crosses Above Average Analyst Target (NYSE:POR)
www.nasdaq.com - February 1 at 10:00 PM
capitalcube.com logoPortland General Electric Co. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : POR-US : February 1, 2017 (NYSE:POR)
www.capitalcube.com - February 1 at 10:00 PM
bizjournals.com logoOregon turns to utility ratepayers to build EV infrastructure (NYSE:POR)
www.bizjournals.com - February 1 at 2:01 AM
News IconGeneral Electric Company (GE) Shares Bought by Nippon Life Insurance Co (NYSE:POR)
hoyentv.com - January 29 at 7:44 PM
realistinvestor.com logoMean Rating Of Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) At $3 (NYSE:POR)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 29 at 7:44 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:POR)
wsbeacon.com - January 29 at 8:44 AM
bizjournals.com logoPGE power plan debate: It's not just natural gas vs. renewables - Portland Business Journal (NYSE:POR)
www.bizjournals.com - January 29 at 8:44 AM
bizjournals.com logoPGE power plan debate: It’s not just natural gas vs. renewables (NYSE:POR)
www.bizjournals.com - January 28 at 5:45 AM

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What is Portland General Electric Company's stock symbol?

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

How often does Portland General Electric Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Portland General Electric Company?

Portland General Electric Company announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 15th. Investors of record on Monday, March 27th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Monday, April 17th. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.86%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 23rd.

Where is Portland General Electric Company's stock going? Where will Portland General Electric Company's stock price be in 2017?

9 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Portland General Electric Company's stock. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Portland General Electric Company's stock price to reach $41.40 in the next twelve months.

When will Portland General Electric Company announce their earnings?

Portland General Electric Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 27th 2017.

Who owns Portland General Electric Company stock?

Portland General Electric Company's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (3.02%), State Street Corp (2.11%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.03%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (1.77%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.62%) and Silvercrest Asset Management Group LLC (1.49%). Company insiders that own Portland General Electric Company stock include Arleen N Barnett, James F Lobdell, Maria M Pope, William David Robertson and William O Nicholson.

Who sold Portland General Electric Company stock? Who is selling Portland General Electric Company stock?

Portland General Electric Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, Allianz Asset Management AG, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Cipher Capital LP, Wesbanco Bank Inc. and AQR Capital Management LLC.

Who bought Portland General Electric Company stock? Who is buying Portland General Electric Company stock?

Portland General Electric Company's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Renaissance Technologies LLC, Denver Investment Advisors LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, State Street Corp, FMR LLC, Comerica Bank and Paradigm Asset Management Co. LLC.

How do I buy Portland General Electric Company stock?

Shares of Portland General Electric Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Portland General Electric Company stock cost?

One share of Portland General Electric Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.80.

Portland General Electric Company (NYSE:POR) Chart for Saturday, February, 25, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff