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

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$45.82 +0.41 (+0.90 %)
(As of 01/18/2019 04:14 AM ET)
Previous Close$45.41
Today's Range$45.28 - $45.88
52-Week Range$39.02 - $50.40
Volume745,474 shs
Average Volume597,606 shs
Market Capitalization$4.02 billion
P/E Ratio20.01
Dividend Yield3.19%
Beta0.24
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, 2017, it owned an electric transmission system consisting of 1,250 circuit miles, including 287 circuit miles of 500 kilovolt line, 402 circuit miles of 230 kilovolt line, and 561 miles of 115 kilovolt line. It has 27,457 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 875,000 residential, commercial, and industrial customers in the Portland/Salem metropolitan area of Oregon. The company was founded in 1930 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.

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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$2.01 billion
Cash Flow$6.2681 per share
Book Value$27.12 per share

Profitability

Net Income$187 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,906
Market Cap$4.02 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 24th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.3625 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.45 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.16%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 24th. View Portland General Electric's Dividend History.

How were Portland General Electric's earnings last quarter?

Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, October, 26th. The utilities provider reported $0.59 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.09. The utilities provider earned $525 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $527.63 million. Portland General Electric had a net margin of 10.34% and a return on equity of 9.05%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.44 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, February 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Portland General Electric.

How can I listen to Portland General Electric's earnings call?

Portland General Electric will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 15th at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

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

Portland General Electric issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Friday, October, 26th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.25-2.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.33. Portland General Electric also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $2.25-2.40 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for POR?

8 brokers have issued 12 month target prices for Portland General Electric's stock. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $48.00. On average, they expect Portland General Electric's stock price to reach $42.9375 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for Portland General Electric.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for 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.

Has Portland General Electric been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about POR stock have trended neutral on Friday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive 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 -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Portland General Electric earned a media sentiment score of 0.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 6.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.

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

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 53)
  • Mr. James F. Lobdell, Sr. VP of Fin., CFO & Treasurer (Age 59)
  • Mr. William O. Nicholson, Sr. VP of Transmission & Distribution (Age 59)
  • Mr. William David Robertson, VP of Public Policy (Age 51)
  • Christopher Liddle, Corp. Fin. & Investor Relations Mang. & Assistant Treasurer

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 investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.45%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.38%), Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.37%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.15%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.05%) and Boston Advisors LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own Portland General Electric stock include Bradley Young Jenkins, Campbell A Henderson, David Geophry Tafel, Maria M Pope, William David Robertson and William O Nicholson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Portland General Electric.

Which institutional investors are selling Portland General Electric stock?

POR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Advisors LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold Portland General Electric company stock in the last year include Bradley Young Jenkins and William David Robertson. View Insider Buying and Selling for Portland General Electric.

Which institutional investors are buying Portland General Electric stock?

POR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Peregrine Capital Management LLC, Personal Capital Advisors Corp, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Fox Run Management L.L.C., Simplex Trading LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 $45.82.

How big of a company is Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric has a market capitalization of $4.02 billion and generates $2.01 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $187 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.29 on an earnings per share basis. Portland General Electric employs 2,906 workers across the globe.

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:  252 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  484 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  736
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This page was last updated on 1/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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