NYSE:VVC - Vectren Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $72.38 +72.38 (+∞) (As of 02/26/2019)Previous CloseN/AToday'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 CIK1096385 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 EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares101,120,000Market 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 16th. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.74 by $0.13. The utilities provider earned $665 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $707 million. Vectren had a return on equity of 12.10% and a net margin of 7.37%. Vectren's quarterly revenue was down 3.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.75 earnings per share. View Vectren's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for VVC? 1 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Vectren's shares. Their forecasts range from $72.00 to $72.00. On average, they anticipate Vectren's share price to reach $72.00 in the next year. 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? Media coverage about VVC stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Vectren earned a coverage optimism score of 1.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few 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). 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), Duke Energy (DUK), The Coca-Cola (KO), Prothena (PRTA), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Walt Disney (DIS), Emerson Electric (emr), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), Realty Income (O) and Pfizer (PFE). 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 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: 2.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 219 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 316 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 535MarketBeat'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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