NYSE:VVC - Vectren Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$71.58 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 10/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$71.58
Today's Range$71.56 - $71.74
52-Week Range$58.00 - $71.74
Volume476,331 shs
Average Volume449,003 shs
Market Capitalization$5.95 billion
P/E Ratio26.03
Dividend Yield2.51%
Beta0.42
Vectren Corporation provides energy delivery services to residential, commercial, and industrial and other contract customers. The company offers natural gas distribution and transportation services, and electric transmission and distribution services; and owns and operates coal-fired, natural gas or oil-fired, and landfill gas electric generating facilities with an installed generating capacity of 1,248 megawatts. Its electric transmission system consists of approximately 1,028 circuit miles of 345, 138, and 69 kilovolt lines, and 34 substations; and distribution system comprises 4,543 circuit miles of lower voltage overhead lines and 462 trench miles of conduit containing 2,405 circuit miles of underground distribution cable, as well as 85 distribution substations and 54,919 distribution transformers. The company also provides underground pipeline construction and repair services; and energy performance contracting and sustainable infrastructure, such as renewables, distributed generation, and combined heat and power projects, as well as invests in energy-related opportunities and services. It serves various industries comprising automotive assembly, parts, and accessories; feed, flour, and grain processing; metal castings and plastic products; gypsum products; electrical equipment, metal specialties, and glass and steel finishing; pharmaceutical and nutritional products; gasoline and oil products; ethanol; and coal mining. The company supplies natural gas services to approximately 1,022,000 customers in Indiana and Ohio; and electric services to approximately 145,200 customers in Indiana. Vectren Corporation was incorporated in 1999 and is headquartered in Evansville, Indiana.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Gas & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:VVC
CUSIP92240G10
Phone812-491-4000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.04
Current Ratio0.71
Quick Ratio0.58

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio26.03
Forward P/E Ratio24.94
P/E Growth3.57

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.66 billion
Price / Sales2.24
Cash Flow$5.9304 per share
Price / Cash12.07
Book Value$22.28 per share
Price / Book3.21

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.60
Net Income$216 million
Net Margins7.72%
Return on Equity12.33%
Return on Assets3.69%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,500
Outstanding Shares83,080,000
Market Cap$5.95 billion

Vectren (NYSE:VVC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Vectren's stock symbol?

Vectren trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VVC."

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

Vectren announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.45 per share on Tuesday, September 4th. This represents a $1.80 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.51%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 14th. View Vectren's Dividend History.

How were Vectren's earnings last quarter?

Vectren Corp (NYSE:VVC) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 1st. The utilities provider reported $0.56 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.05. The utilities provider earned $644 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $688 million. Vectren had a return on equity of 12.33% and a net margin of 7.72%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 2.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.45 earnings per share. View Vectren's Earnings History.

When is Vectren's next earnings date?

Vectren is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 5th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vectren.

How can I listen to Vectren's earnings call?

Vectren will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, November 6th at 2:00 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8448259787.

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

Vectren issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 1st. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.80-2.90 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.88.

What price target have analysts set for VVC?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Vectren's stock. Their forecasts range from $58.00 to $72.00. On average, they expect Vectren's stock price to reach $63.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 11.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Vectren.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vectren?

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

Who are some of Vectren's key competitors?

Who are Vectren's key executives?

Vectren's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Carl L. Chapman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 62)
  • Ms. M. Susan Hardwick, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Eric J. Schach, Exec. VP & COO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Ronald E. Christian, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & External Affairs Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 60)
  • Mr. L. Douglas Petitt, Chief Information Officer & VP of Information Technology

Who are Vectren's major shareholders?

Vectren's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.51%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.30%), Aperio Group LLC (0.19%), First Financial Corp IN (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.08%). Company insiders that own Vectren stock include Derrick Burks and Merchant Fund LP Palos. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vectren.

Which major investors are selling Vectren stock?

VVC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Kassirer Asset Management Corp, Lynch & Associates IN, Aperio Group LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc. and First Financial Corp IN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vectren.

Which major investors are buying Vectren stock?

VVC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Oakbrook Investments LLC and Strs Ohio. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vectren.

How do I buy shares of Vectren?

Shares of VVC 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 Vectren's stock price today?

One share of VVC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.58.

How big of a company is Vectren?

Vectren has a market capitalization of $5.95 billion and generates $2.66 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $216 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.60 on an earnings per share basis. Vectren employs 5,500 workers across the globe.

What is Vectren's official website?

The official website for Vectren is http://www.vectren.com.

How can I contact Vectren?

Vectren's mailing address is ONE VECTREN SQUARE, EVANSVILLE IN, 47708. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 812-491-4000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vectren (NYSE VVC)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  201 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  474
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vectren and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VVC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VVC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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