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Sempra (SRE) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$69.87
-0.73 (-1.03%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$69.45
$70.72
50-Day Range
$69.34
$76.96
52-Week Range
$63.75
$79.51
Volume
2.80 million shs
Average Volume
2.55 million shs
Market Capitalization
$44.17 billion
P/E Ratio
14.59
Dividend Yield
3.41%
Price Target
$81.83

Sempra MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.91 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
17.1% Upside
$81.83 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
2.00% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-5.04
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.82mentions of Sempra in the last 14 days
Based on 39 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$6.02 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
6.63%
From $4.83 to $5.15 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.85 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

7th out of 88 stocks

Gas & Other Services Combined Industry

1st out of 5 stocks


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About Sempra Stock (NYSE:SRE)

Sempra operates as an energy infrastructure company in the United States and internationally. It operates through four segments: San Diego Gas & Electric Company, Southern California Gas Company, Sempra Texas Utilities, and Sempra Infrastructure. The San Diego Gas & Electric Company segment provides to San Diego and southern Orange counties; and natural gas service to San Diego County. It generates electricity through wind, solar, and other resources. As of December 31, 2022, it offered electric services to approximately 3.6 million population and natural gas services to approximately 3.3 million population that covers 4,100 square miles. The Southern California Gas Company segment owns and operates a natural gas distribution, transmission, and storage system that supplies natural gas. As of December 31, 2022, it serves a population of 21.1 million covering an area of 24,000 square miles. The Sempra Texas Utilities segment engages in the regulated electricity transmission and distribution. As of December 31, 2022, its transmission system included 18,268 circuit miles of transmission lines; 1,207 transmission and distribution substations; interconnection to 146 third-party generation facilities totaling 48,430 MW; and distribution system included approximately 3.9 million points of delivery and consisted of 123,500 miles of overhead and underground lines. The Sempra Infrastructure segment develops, builds, operates, and invests in energy infrastructure to help enable the energy transition in North American markets and worldwide. The company was formerly known as Sempra Energy and changed its name to Sempra in May 2023. Sempra was founded in 1998 and is based in San Diego, California.

SRE Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 1/15 Dividend
12/05/2023
Dividend Payable
1/15/2024
Last Earnings
2/27/2024
Today
3/03/2024
Ex-Dividend for 4/15 Dividend
3/20/2024
Dividend Payable
4/15/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Utilities
Industry
Gas & other services combined
Sub-Industry
Multi-Utilities
CUSIP
81685110
Employees
4,561
Year Founded
1998

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$81.83
High Stock Price Target
$89.00
Low Stock Price Target
$73.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+17.1%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.91
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$2.14 billion
Pretax Margin
15.71%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$16.72 billion
Cash Flow
$8.25 per share
Book Value
$51.80 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
630,633,000
Market Cap
$44.17 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.71

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Should I Buy Sempra Stock? SRE Pros and Cons Explained

These insights were generated using artificial intelligence. They are based on proprietary MarketBeat data, news articles, and custom LLM A.I. algorithms. This analysis of Sempra was last updated on Friday, March 1, 2024 at 10:06 PM.

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Sempra:

  • Sempra operates as an energy infrastructure company in the United States and internationally, providing stability and diversification in the energy sector.
  • Recent analyst reports have given Sempra a "Moderate Buy" rating with a consensus price target of $81.83, indicating positive sentiment from the market.
  • The company's stock has been upgraded by reputable firms like JPMorgan Chase & Co., signaling confidence in its growth potential.
  • Sempra's diverse segments, including San Diego Gas & Electric Company and Sempra Infrastructure, offer exposure to different aspects of the energy market.
  • With insiders owning a small percentage of the company's stock, there is alignment between management and shareholders, potentially leading to shareholder-friendly decisions.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Sempra for these reasons:

  • StockNews.com recently downgraded Sempra from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating, indicating potential concerns about the company's performance.
  • One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, suggesting some market participants have a negative outlook on Sempra's future prospects.
  • Mizuho reduced their price target on Sempra, which could reflect uncertainties or challenges facing the company in the near term.
  • Market volatility and regulatory changes in the energy sector could impact Sempra's operations and financial performance.
  • Investors should carefully monitor industry trends and company developments to make informed decisions about investing in Sempra.














SRE Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Sempra stock right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sempra in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" SRE shares.
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What is Sempra's stock price target for 2024?

11 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for Sempra's shares. Their SRE share price targets range from $73.00 to $89.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $81.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 17.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have SRE shares performed in 2024?

Sempra's stock was trading at $74.73 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, SRE shares have decreased by 6.5% and is now trading at $69.87.
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Are investors shorting Sempra?

Sempra saw a drop in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totaling 11,630,000 shares, a drop of 8.5% from the January 15th total of 12,710,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,380,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.4 days.
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When is Sempra's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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How were Sempra's earnings last quarter?

Sempra (NYSE:SRE) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, February, 27th. The utilities provider reported $1.13 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.11 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $3.49 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.01 billion. Sempra had a net margin of 18.26% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.45%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 1.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $1.17 EPS.
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How often does Sempra pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sempra?

Sempra announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 21st will be paid a dividend of $0.62 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $2.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 20th. This is an increase from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.60.
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Is Sempra a good dividend stock?

Sempra (NYSE:SRE) pays an annual dividend of $2.38 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.41%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 21 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 49.69%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, SRE will have a dividend payout ratio of 46.21% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Sempra's stock split?

Shares of Sempra split on Tuesday, August 22nd 2023. The 2-1 split was announced on Tuesday, August 22nd 2023. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Tuesday, August 22nd 2023. An investor that had 100 shares of stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What guidance has Sempra issued on next quarter's earnings?

Sempra issued an update on its FY24 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.60 to $4.90 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of $4.83.

What is Jeffrey W. Martin's approval rating as Sempra's CEO?

18 employees have rated Sempra Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey W. Martin on Glassdoor.com. Jeffrey W. Martin has an approval rating of 81% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of Sempra own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Sempra investors own include AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), RTX (RTX), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walmart (WMT), Chevron (CVX), Walt Disney (DIS), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO).

Who are Sempra's major shareholders?

Sempra's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.72%), Capital International Investors (8.73%), Newport Trust Company LLC (2.26%), Norges Bank (2.04%), Clearbridge Investments LLC (1.96%) and Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.38%). Insiders that own company stock include Jeffrey W Martin, Karen L Sedgwick, Peter R Wall and Trevor I Mihalik.
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How do I buy shares of Sempra?

Shares of SRE stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Sempra have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Sempra: EnergySouth, Oncor Electric Delivery Company, San Diego Gas & Electric Company, Sempra Texas Intermediate Holding Company LLC, and Southern California Gas Company.
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This page (NYSE:SRE) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff