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NYSE:PORPortland General Electric Stock Price, Forecast & News

$42.71
+0.18 (+0.42 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$42.48
Now: $42.71
$43.40
50-Day Range
$40.28
MA: $43.96
$48.28
52-Week Range
$37.83
Now: $42.71
$63.08
Volume521,031 shs
Average Volume647,312 shs
Market Capitalization$3.82 billion
P/E Ratio17.22
Dividend Yield3.61%
Beta0.31
Portland General Electric Company, an integrated electric utility company, engages in the generation, wholesale purchase, transmission, distribution, and retail sale of electricity in the state of Oregon. The company operates seven thermal plants; seven hydroelectric plants; and two wind farms. As of December 31, 2018, it owned an electric transmission system consisting of 1,256 circuit miles, including 287 circuit miles of 500 kilovolt line, 410 circuit miles of 230 kilovolt line, and 561 miles of 115 kilovolt line. It has 27,627 circuit miles of distribution lines. The company also purchases and sells electricity and natural gas in the wholesale market to utilities and power marketers in the United States and Canada. It serves approximately 885,000 residential, commercial, and industrial customers. The company was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.
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Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 1.6Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP73650884
Phone503-464-8000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.12 billion
Cash Flow$6.97 per share
Book Value$28.99 per share

Profitability

Net Income$214 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,949
Market Cap$3.82 billion
Next Earnings Date8/7/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Portland General Electric's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Portland General Electric's stock was trading at $54.09 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, POR stock has decreased by 21.0% and is now trading at $42.71. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Portland General Electric?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Portland General Electric in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for Portland General Electric.

When is Portland General Electric's next earnings date?

Portland General Electric is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, August 7th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Portland General Electric.

How were Portland General Electric's earnings last quarter?

Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, April, 24th. The utilities provider reported $0.91 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.01. The utilities provider had revenue of $564 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $574.65 million. Portland General Electric had a return on equity of 8.59% and a net margin of 10.46%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.82 earnings per share. View Portland General Electric's earnings history.

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

Portland General Electric declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 25th will be given a dividend of $0.385 per share on Wednesday, July 15th. This represents a $1.54 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, June 24th. View Portland General Electric's dividend history.

What guidance has Portland General Electric issued on next quarter's earnings?

Portland General Electric issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Friday, April, 24th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.20-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.56.

What price target have analysts set for POR?

8 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Portland General Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $61.00. On average, they expect Portland General Electric's share price to reach $50.36 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 17.9% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Portland General Electric.

Has Portland General Electric been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about POR stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Portland General Electric earned a news impact score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about Portland General Electric.

Are investors shorting Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,700,000 shares, an increase of 20.6% from the June 15th total of 1,410,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 781,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.9% of the shares of the company are short sold. View Portland General Electric's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Portland General Electric's key competitors?

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), Celestica (CLS), Synchrony Financial (SYF), PepsiCo (PEP), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), IBM (IBM), Altria Group (MO), Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Philip Morris International (PM).

Who are Portland General Electric's key executives?

Portland General Electric's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Maria MacGregor Pope, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. James F. Lobdell, Sr. VP of Fin., CFO & Treasurer (Age 60)
  • Mr. William David Robertson, VP of Public Policy (Age 52)
  • Mr. John Teeruk Kochavatr, VP of Information Technology & Chief Information Officer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Lisa Ann Kaner, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Compliance Officer (Age 58)

What is Portland General Electric's stock symbol?

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

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Portland General Electric's stock price today?

One share of POR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.71.

How big of a company is Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric has a market capitalization of $3.82 billion and generates $2.12 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $214 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.39 on an earnings per share basis. Portland General Electric employs 2,949 workers across the globe.

What is Portland General Electric's official website?

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

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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