NYSE:SRE - Sempra Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$117.60 +0.94 (+0.81 %)
(As of 12/14/2018 04:53 AM ET)
Previous Close$116.66
Today's Range$116.65 - $118.49
52-Week Range$100.49 - $127.22
Volume1.39 million shs
Average Volume2.18 million shs
Market Capitalization$32.03 billion
P/E Ratio21.70
Dividend Yield3.06%
Beta0.4
Sempra Energy, together with its subsidiaries, invests in, develops, and operates energy infrastructure, as well as provides electric and gas services in the United States and internationally. The company's San Diego Gas & Electric Company segment engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity. This segment also sells, distributes, and transports natural gas. Its Southern California Gas Company segment owns and operates a natural gas distribution, transmission, and storage system that supplies natural gas. The company's Sempra South American Utilities segment develops, owns, operates, or holds interests in electric transmission, distribution, and generation infrastructure facilities. Its Sempra Mexico segment owns, develops, and operates natural gas transmission pipelines; liquid petroleum gas and ethane systems; electric generation facilities; a natural gas distribution utility; and liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminals, as well as associated storage terminals. The company's Sempra Renewables segment develops, owns, operates, or holds interests in wind and solar power generation facilities. Its Sempra LNG & Midstream segment develops, owns, operates, or holds interests in LNG, and natural gas midstream assets and operations in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. The company primarily serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers. Sempra Energy was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Gas & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
Current SymbolNYSE:SRE
Previous Symbol
CUSIP81685110
Phone619-696-2000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.27
Current Ratio0.59
Quick Ratio0.55

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio21.70
Forward P/E Ratio21.62
P/E Growth2.65

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$11.21 billion
Price / Sales2.87
Cash Flow$10.4533 per share
Price / Cash Flow11.25
Book Value$55.04 per share
Price / Book2.14

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$5.42
Net Income$257 million
Net Margins-3.33%
Return on Equity9.33%
Return on Assets2.63%

Miscellaneous

Employees16,046
Outstanding Shares273,660,000
Market Cap$32.03 billion
OptionableOptionable

Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sempra Energy's stock symbol?

Sempra Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SRE."

How often does Sempra Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Sempra Energy?

Sempra Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, September 6th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 21st will be given a dividend of $0.895 per share on Monday, October 15th. This represents a $3.58 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.04%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 20th. View Sempra Energy's Dividend History.

How were Sempra Energy's earnings last quarter?

Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 7th. The utilities provider reported $1.23 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.13 by $0.10. The utilities provider had revenue of $2.94 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.73 billion. Sempra Energy had a negative net margin of 3.33% and a positive return on equity of 9.33%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 9.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.04 earnings per share. View Sempra Energy's Earnings History.

When is Sempra Energy's next earnings date?

Sempra Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Sempra Energy.

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

Sempra Energy issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.30-5.80 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.43. Sempra Energy also updated its FY18 guidance to $5.30 to $5.80 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for SRE?

8 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for Sempra Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $110.00 to $130.00. On average, they anticipate Sempra Energy's stock price to reach $123.2857 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Sempra Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Sempra Energy?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Sempra Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Sempra Energy.

What are Wall Street analysts saying about Sempra Energy stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Sempra Energy stock:
  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Sempra Energy continues with systematic investments in its infrastructure development projects. For the 2018-2020 period, the company expects to make capital expenditure and investments of approximately $15.2 billion. Through these investments, the company aims at vigorously modernizing its electric transmission lines and substation infrastructure. Moreover, the Oncor buyout added Texas’ largest electric transmission and distribution provider to Sempra Energy’s portfolio. As the significant worldwide demand growth for LNG continues to rise, Sempra Energy is well positioned with five strategically-located opportunities in North America, comprising over 45 million tonnes per annum of long-term projected capacity. However, with the current U.S. economy being in favor of expanding interest rate, the credit market may not turn out to be much favorable for Sempra Energy. The company's shares underperformed its industry in the past year." (12/13/2018)
  • 2. Wells Fargo & Co analysts commented, "We are initiating coverage of Bloom Energy (BE) with a Perform rating. While we see the potential for Bloom to be a core solution provider in disrupting the power market and leading to the possibility for multi-decade growth, we see limited valuation support at current price levels and also see significant execution in front of the company." (8/20/2018)

Has Sempra Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SRE stock has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. Sempra Energy earned a media sentiment score of 2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Sempra Energy's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to Sempra Energy include UGI (UGI), Vectren (VVC), ROTORK PLC/ADR (RTOXY), Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE) and JENSYN ACQUISIT/SH (JSYN).

Who are Sempra Energy's key executives?

Sempra Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Debra L. Reed, Exec. Chairman (Age 62)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Walker Martin, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Joseph Allan Householder, Pres & COO (Age 63)
  • Ms. Martha Brown Wyrsch, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 60)
  • Mr. Steven D. Davis, Corp. Group Pres of Utilities (Age 62)

Who are Sempra Energy's major shareholders?

Sempra Energy's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (7.59%), Vanguard Group Inc (7.59%), Newport Trust Co (3.50%), Capital Research Global Investors (1.70%), Deutsche Bank AG (1.59%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.87%). Company insiders that own Sempra Energy stock include David Hodge, Debra L Reed, G Joyce Rowland, Jeffrey W Martin, Joseph A Householder, Steven D Davis, Trevor I Mihalik, William G Ouchi, William P Rutledge and Zimtu Capital Corp. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Sempra Energy.

Which major investors are selling Sempra Energy stock?

SRE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Research Global Investors, Pendal Group Ltd, Bahl & Gaynor Inc., Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Capital Guardian Trust Co. and Newport Trust Co. Company insiders that have sold Sempra Energy company stock in the last year include Debra L Reed, G Joyce Rowland, Jeffrey W Martin, Joseph A Householder, Trevor I Mihalik and William G Ouchi. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sempra Energy.

Which major investors are buying Sempra Energy stock?

SRE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., Capital World Investors, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Luminus Management LLC, Tobam and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have bought Sempra Energy stock in the last two years include David Hodge and Zimtu Capital Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Sempra Energy.

How do I buy shares of Sempra Energy?

Shares of SRE 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 Sempra Energy's stock price today?

One share of SRE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $117.60.

How big of a company is Sempra Energy?

Sempra Energy has a market capitalization of $32.03 billion and generates $11.21 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $257 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.42 on an earnings per share basis. Sempra Energy employs 16,046 workers across the globe.

What is Sempra Energy's official website?

The official website for Sempra Energy is http://www.sempra.com.

How can I contact Sempra Energy?

Sempra Energy's mailing address is 488 8TH AVENUE, SAN DIEGO CA, 92101. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 619-696-2000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Sempra Energy (NYSE SRE)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  329 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  378 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  707
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Sempra Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SRE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SRE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/14/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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