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Portland General Electric (POR) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.38 (+0.79%)
(As of 05/19/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
1.23 million shs
Average Volume
634,993 shs
Market Capitalization
$4.34 billion
P/E Ratio
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About Portland General Electric

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. It operates six thermal plants, three wind farms, and seven hydroelectric facilities. As of December 31, 2021, the company owned an electric transmission system consisting of 1,274 circuit miles, including 287 circuit miles of 500 kilovolt line, 415 circuit miles of 230 kilovolt line, and 572 miles of 115 kilovolt line. It has 28,206 circuit miles of distribution lines. The company also purchases and sells wholesale natural gas in the United States and Canada. It serves approximately 917 thousand residential, commercial, and industrial customers in 51 cities. The company was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in Portland, Oregon.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric services
Electric Utilities
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.40 billion
Cash Flow
$7.48 per share
Book Value
$30.36 per share


Net Income
$244 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$4.34 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/18 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 7/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

2.79 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

13th out of 120 stocks

Electric Services Industry

4th out of 56 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.0Community Rank: 3.2Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Portland General Electric a buy right now?

4 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Portland General Electric in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities 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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Are investors shorting Portland General Electric?

Portland General Electric saw a increase in short interest during the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totaling 1,530,000 shares, an increase of 33.0% from the April 15th total of 1,150,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 652,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.3 days. Approximately 1.7% of the shares of the company 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, July 29th 2022.
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How were Portland General Electric's earnings last quarter?

Portland General Electric (NYSE:POR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 28th. The utilities provider reported $0.67 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.85 by $0.18. The utilities provider had revenue of $626 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $610.48 million. Portland General Electric had a net margin of 8.62% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 7.74%. The company's revenue was up 2.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.07 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 Friday, April 22nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.4525 per share on Friday, July 15th. This represents a $1.81 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 24th. This is a boost from Portland General Electric's previous quarterly dividend of $0.43.
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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 3.60%. Portland General Electric has been increasing its dividend for 17 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Portland General Electric is 74.14%. 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 59.52% 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 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.50-$2.65 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.75. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for POR?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Portland General Electric's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $58.00. On average, they anticipate Portland General Electric's share price to reach $56.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.2% from the stock's current price.
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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 57, Pay $2.23M)
  • Mr. James A. Ajello, Sr. VP of Fin., CFO & Treasurer (Age 68, Pay $945.65k)
  • Mr. John Teeruk Kochavatr, VP of Information Technology & Chief Information Officer (Age 48, Pay $688.71k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Lisa Ann Kaner, VP & Corp. Compliance Officer (Age 61, Pay $803.61k)
  • Mr. Larry N. Bekkedahl, Sr. VP of Advanced Energy Delivery (Age 61, Pay $731.7k)
  • Jardon Jaramillo, Sr. Director of Investor Relations, Treasury and Risk Management
  • Ms. Angelica Espinosa, VP & Gen. Counsel
  • Mr. William David Robertson, VP of Public Affairs (Age 55)
  • Ms. Anne Frances Mersereau, VP of HR, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (Age 59)
  • Mr. John Carter McFarland, VP of Customer Solutions & Chief Customer Officer (Age 41)
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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.90%), BlackRock Inc. (8.74%), Wellington Management Group LLP (6.80%), Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc. (5.00%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (3.50%) and State Street Corp (2.73%). Company insiders that own Portland General Electric stock include Bradley Young Jenkins, James P Torgerson, John Carter Mcfarland, John Teeruk Kochavatr, Kathryn Jean Jackson, 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 BlackRock Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, First Trust Advisors LP, Redwood Grove Capital LLC, Truist Financial Corp, LSV Asset Management, Clearbridge Investments LLC, and Northern Trust Corp. Company insiders that have sold Portland General Electric company stock in the last year include John Carter Mcfarland, John Teeruk Kochavatr, Kathryn Jean Jackson, and Larry Neal Bekkedahl.
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Which institutional investors are buying Portland General Electric stock?

POR stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Leeward Investments LLC MA, State Street Corp, Cohen & Steers Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, Coann Capital LLC, and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC.
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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 $48.62.

How much money does Portland General Electric make?

Portland General Electric has a market capitalization of $4.34 billion and generates $2.40 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $244 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.32 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Portland General Electric have?

Portland General Electric employs 2,839 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 503-464-2507.

This page was last updated on 5/20/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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