NYSE:VVC - Vectren Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $72.38 0.00 (0.00 %) (As of 02/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$72.38Today's Range$72.38 - $72.3852-Week Range$58.00 - $72.40VolumeN/AAverage Volume1.53 million shsMarket Capitalization$7.32 billionP/E Ratio27.84Dividend Yield2.65%Beta0.33 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive VVC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for VVC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Gas & other services combined Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:VVC Previous Symbol CUSIP92240G10 Webwww.vectren.com Phone812-491-4000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.06 Current Ratio0.69 Quick Ratio0.55Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio27.84 Forward P/E Ratio25.22 P/E Growth3.95 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.66 billion Price / Sales2.75 Cash Flow$5.9279 per share Price / Cash Flow12.21 Book Value$22.28 per share Price / Book3.25Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.60 Net Income$216 million Net Margins7.37% Return on Equity12.10% Return on Assets3.58%Miscellaneous Employees5,500 Outstanding Shares101,120,000Market Cap$7.32 billion 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 16th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 14th will be paid 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 of this dividend is Wednesday, February 13th. View Vectren's Dividend History. How were Vectren's earnings last quarter? Vectren Corp (NYSE:VVC) posted its quarterly earnings data 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 earned $665 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $707 million. Vectren had a net margin of 7.37% and a return on equity of 12.10%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.75 earnings per share. View Vectren's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for VVC? 3 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Vectren's stock. Their predictions range from $61.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate Vectren's share price to reach $66.50 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Vectren. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vectren? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vectren in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Vectren. Has Vectren been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about VVC stock have been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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 news impact score of 0.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of Vectren's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Vectren include Sempra Energy (SRE), UGI (UGI), ROTORK PLC/ADR (RTOXY), Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE) and JENSYN ACQUISIT/SH (JSYN). 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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors 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 institutional investors are selling Vectren stock? VVC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including 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, Paloma Partners Management Co and Vaughan David Investments LLC IL. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vectren. Which institutional investors are buying Vectren stock? VVC stock was acquired 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, Gabelli Funds LLC, BlackRock Inc., Alpine Associates Management Inc., GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC. and Assenagon Asset Management S.A.. 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. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 210 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 302 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 512MarketBeat'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. 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