NYSE:POR - Portland General Electric Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.32 (+0.57 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 01:07 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $56.30
50-Day Range
MA: $54.97
52-Week Range
Now: $56.30
Volume513,200 shs
Average Volume522,141 shs
Market Capitalization$5.03 billion
P/E Ratio23.76
Dividend Yield2.75%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.99 billion
Cash Flow$6.6944 per share
Book Value$28.44 per share


Net Income$212 million


Market Cap$5.03 billion
Next Earnings Date10/25/2019 (Estimated)

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Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) Frequently Asked Questions

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

Portland General Electric announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, July 31st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, September 25th will be given a dividend of $0.385 per share on Tuesday, October 15th. This represents a $1.54 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, September 24th. View Portland General Electric's Dividend History.

How were Portland General Electric's earnings last quarter?

Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.28 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.23. The utilities provider earned $460 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $466.66 million. Portland General Electric had a return on equity of 7.93% and a net margin of 9.61%. Portland General Electric's revenue was up 2.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.51 EPS. View Portland General Electric's Earnings History.

When is Portland General Electric's next earnings date?

Portland General Electric is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, October 25th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Portland General Electric.

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

Portland General Electric updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Friday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.35-2.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.45.

What price target have analysts set for POR?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Portland General Electric's stock. Their predictions range from $43.00 to $52.00. On average, they expect Portland General Electric's stock price to reach $47.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 15.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Portland General Electric.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Portland General Electric?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Portland General Electric in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Portland General Electric.

Has Portland General Electric been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about POR stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Portland General Electric earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned 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 near term. View News Stories for Portland General Electric.

Are investors shorting Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric saw a decline in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totalling 736,100 shares, a decline of 7.6% from the June 15th total of 796,400 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 501,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.5 days. Approximately 0.8% of the shares of the company are sold short. 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), Synchrony Financial (SYF), Celestica (CLS), NVIDIA (NVDA), PepsiCo (PEP), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), Micron Technology (MU) and Cummins (CMI).

Who are Portland General Electric's key executives?

Portland General Electric's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are Portland General Electric's major shareholders?

Portland General Electric's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.86%), BlackRock Inc. (7.53%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.40%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.61%), Northern Trust Corp (2.11%) and Panagora Asset Management Inc. (1.84%). Company insiders that own Portland General Electric stock include Bradley Young Jenkins, David Geophry Tafel, Larry Neal Bekkedahl and William David Robertson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Portland General Electric.

Which major investors are selling Portland General Electric stock?

POR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Commonwealth Bank of Australia, BlackRock Inc., Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB publ , Invesco Ltd., Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., APG Asset Management N.V., Russell Investments Group Ltd. and D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Portland General Electric company stock in the last year include Bradley Young Jenkins and Larry Neal Bekkedahl. View Insider Buying and Selling for Portland General Electric.

Which major investors are buying Portland General Electric stock?

POR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Carlson Capital L P, Scout Investments Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Carillon Tower Advisers Inc. and AQR Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Portland General Electric.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Portland General Electric's stock price today?

One share of POR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.30.

How big of a company is Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric has a market capitalization of $5.03 billion and generates $1.99 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $212 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.37 on an earnings per share basis. Portland General Electric employs 2,967 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Portland General Electric.

What is Portland General Electric's official website?

The official website for Portland General Electric is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Portland General Electric (NYSE POR)

Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  282 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  565 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  847
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Portland General Electric and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe POR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe POR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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