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

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$72.38 0.00 (0.00 %)
(As of 02/26/2019)
Previous Close$72.38
Today's Range$72.38 - $72.38
52-Week Range$58.00 - $72.40
VolumeN/A
Average Volume1.53 million shs
Market Capitalization$7.32 billion
P/E Ratio27.84
Dividend Yield2.65%
Beta0.33
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

Industry Gas & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP92240G10
Phone812-491-4000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.66 billion
Cash Flow$5.9279 per share
Book Value$22.28 per share

Profitability

Net Income$216 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$7.32 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 14th will be given a dividend of $0.48 per share on Friday, March 1st. This represents a $1.92 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.65%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, February 13th. View Vectren's Dividend History.

How were Vectren's earnings last quarter?

Vectren Corp (NYSE:VVC) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.61 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.74 by $0.13. The utilities provider had revenue of $665 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $707 million. Vectren had a return on equity of 12.10% and a net margin of 7.37%. Vectren's revenue for the quarter was down 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.75 earnings per share. View Vectren's Earnings History.

What price target have analysts set for VVC?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Vectren's stock. Their predictions range from $72.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate Vectren's share price to reach $72.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for Vectren.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vectren?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vectren in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Vectren.

Has Vectren been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about VVC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vectren earned a media sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Vectren's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Vectren own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Vectren investors own include General Electric (GE), AT&T (T), Walt Disney (DIS), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), United Technologies (utx), Procter & Gamble (PG), Emerson Electric (emr), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Walmart (WMT) and Realty Income (O).

Who are Vectren's key executives?

Vectren's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Carl L. Chapman, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 63)
  • Ms. M. Susan Hardwick, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Eric J. Schach, Exec. VP & COO (Age 56)
  • Mr. Ronald E. Christian, Exec. VP, Chief Legal & External Affairs Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. L. Douglas Petitt, Chief Information Officer & VP of Information Technology

Who are Vectren's major shareholders?

Vectren's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.50%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (2.33%), Alpine Associates Management Inc. (2.06%), Water Island Capital LLC (1.44%), Gabelli Funds LLC (1.16%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.09%). 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 FMR LLC, Citigroup Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, GAM Holding AG, SG Americas Securities LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Paloma Partners Management Co. 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 Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Gardner Lewis Asset Management L P, Water Island Capital LLC, Norges Bank, Gabelli Funds LLC, BlackRock Inc., Alpine Associates Management Inc. and GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC.. 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 $72.38.

How big of a company is Vectren?

Vectren has a market capitalization of $7.32 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.

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:  215 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  309 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  524
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 3/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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