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NYSE:WEC

WEC Energy Group Stock Forecast, Price & News

$89.17
-1.52 (-1.68%)
(As of 11/26/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$89.03
$91.21
50-Day Range
$87.33
$91.66
52-Week Range
$80.55
$99.86
Volume
733,926 shs
Average Volume
1.17 million shs
Market Capitalization
$28.13 billion
P/E Ratio
21.44
Dividend Yield
2.99%
Beta
0.21
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About WEC Energy Group

WEC Energy Group, Inc. is a holding company, which engages in the generation and distribution of electricity and natural gas. It operates through the following segments: Wisconsin, Illinois, Other States, Electric Transmission, Non-Utility Energy Infrastructure and Corporate & Other. The Wisconsin segment refers to the electric and gas utility operations. The Illinois segment deals with natural gas utility and non-utility activities. The Other States segment pertains to natural gas operations of the firm's subsidiaries. The Electric Transmission segment holds interests in state regulatory commissions. The Non-Utility Energy Infrastructure segment includes Wisconsin Electric Power, which owns and leases generating facilities. The Corporate and Other segment refers to the firm's administrative and holding activities. The company was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Milwaukee, WI.

Headlines

WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) Insider Sells $752,445.60 in Stock
November 23, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
WEC Energy's (WEC) Q3 Earnings Beat Mark, 2021 EPS View Up
November 3, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
WEC Energy Group (NYSE:WEC) Price Target Cut to $105.00
November 3, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Electric & other services combined
Sub-Industry
Multi-Utilities
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
97665710
Fax
N/A
Employees
7,273
Year Founded
1981

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$7.24 billion
Cash Flow
$6.91 per share
Book Value
$35.11 per share

Profitability

Net Income
$1.20 billion
Pretax Margin
19.03%

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Miscellaneous

Free Float
314,489,000
Market Cap
$28.13 billion
Optionable
Optionable

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/02/2021
Ex-Dividend
11/10/2021
Today
11/28/2021
Dividend Payable
12/01/2021
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2021
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
2/03/2022

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MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

2.86 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

10th out of 122 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

2nd out of 22 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 3.3Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -












WEC Energy Group (NYSE:WEC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is WEC Energy Group a buy right now?

7 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WEC Energy Group in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" WEC Energy Group stock.
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How has WEC Energy Group's stock price been impacted by COVID-19?

WEC Energy Group's stock was trading at $97.45 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, WEC shares have decreased by 8.5% and is now trading at $89.17.
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When is WEC Energy Group's next earnings date?

WEC Energy Group is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 3rd 2022.
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How were WEC Energy Group's earnings last quarter?

WEC Energy Group, Inc. (NYSE:WEC) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.92 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.79 by $0.13. WEC Energy Group had a net margin of 16.35% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.06%. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.84 earnings per share.
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How often does WEC Energy Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WEC Energy Group?

WEC Energy Group declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 12th will be paid a dividend of $0.6775 per share on Wednesday, December 1st. This represents a $2.71 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 10th.
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Is WEC Energy Group a good dividend stock?

WEC Energy Group pays an annual dividend of $2.71 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.99%. WEC Energy Group has been increasing its dividend for 6 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of WEC Energy Group is 65.14%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, WEC Energy Group will have a dividend payout ratio of 62.88% next year. This indicates that WEC Energy Group will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has WEC Energy Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

WEC Energy Group issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $4.050-$4.070 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.050. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for WEC?

7 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for WEC Energy Group's shares. Their forecasts range from $94.00 to $109.00. On average, they anticipate WEC Energy Group's share price to reach $101.33 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.6% from the stock's current price.
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Who are WEC Energy Group's key executives?

WEC Energy Group's management team includes the following people:
  • Joseph Kevin Fletcher, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Scott J. Lauber, Chief Operating Officer & Senior Executive VP
  • Xia Liu, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President
  • Molly Mulroy, Chief Information Officer & Vice President
  • Margaret C. Kelsey, Secretary, Executive VP & General Counsel

What other stocks do shareholders of WEC Energy Group own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other WEC Energy Group investors own include AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Procter & Gamble (PG), Intel (INTC), (XEL), Altria Group (MO), Pfizer (PFE) and Walmart (WMT).

What is WEC Energy Group's stock symbol?

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

Who are WEC Energy Group's major shareholders?

WEC Energy Group's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.32%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (6.31%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.94%), Deutsche Bank AG (1.92%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.85%) and PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (0.77%). Company insiders that own WEC Energy Group stock include Charles R Matthews, Gale E Klappa, Joshua M Erickson, Maria C Green, Robert M Garvin, Thomas K Lane, Tom Metcalfe and Ulice Payne, Jr.
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Which institutional investors are selling WEC Energy Group stock?

WEC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, Scout Investments Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, PNC Financial Services Group Inc., and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold WEC Energy Group company stock in the last year include Charles R Matthews, Joshua M Erickson, Tom Metcalfe, and Ulice Payne, Jr.
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Which institutional investors are buying WEC Energy Group stock?

WEC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Point72 Asset Management L.P., Cbre Investment Management Listed Real Assets LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, OLD Republic International Corp, Blueshift Asset Management LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and EP Wealth Advisors LLC.
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How do I buy shares of WEC Energy Group?

Shares of WEC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is WEC Energy Group's stock price today?

One share of WEC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $89.17.

How much money does WEC Energy Group make?

WEC Energy Group has a market capitalization of $28.13 billion and generates $7.24 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.20 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.16 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does WEC Energy Group have?

WEC Energy Group employs 7,273 workers across the globe.

Does WEC Energy Group have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of WEC Energy Group: ATC Development Manager Inc., ATC Holdco LLC, ATC Holding LLC, ATC Management Inc., American Transmission Company LLC, BGS Kimball Gas Storage LLC, Bishop Hill Energy III Holdings LLC, Blooming Grove Wind Energy Center Holdings LLC, Bluewater Gas Storage LLC, Bluewater Natural Gas Holding LLC, Coyote Ridge Wind LLC, Elm Road Generating Station Supercritical LLC, Elm Road Services LLC, Integrys Energy Group, Integrys Holding Inc., Michigan Gas Utilities Corporation, Minnesota Energy Resources Corporation, North Shore Gas Company, Peoples Energy LLC, Peoples Energy Ventures LLC, Port Washington Generating Station LLC, Tatanka Ridge Wind LLC, The Peoples Gas Light and Coke Company, Upper Michigan Energy Resources Corporation, Upstream Wind Energy Holdings LLC, W.E. Power LLC, WEC Business Services LLC, WEC Infrastructure LLC, WEC Infrastructure Wind Holding I LLC, WEC Investments LLC, WISPARK LLC, WPS Power Development LLC, WPS Visions Inc., Wicor, Wisconsin Electric Power Company, Wisconsin Energy Capital Corporation, Wisconsin Gas LLC, Wisconsin Public Service Corporation, Wisconsin River Power Company, Wisconsin Valley Improvement Company, and Wisvest LLC.

When was WEC Energy Group founded?

WEC Energy Group was founded in 1981.

What is WEC Energy Group's official website?

The official website for WEC Energy Group is www.wecenergygroup.com.

Where are WEC Energy Group's headquarters?

WEC Energy Group is headquartered at 231 WEST MICHIGAN STREET P O BOX 1331, MILWAUKEE WI, 53201.

How can I contact WEC Energy Group?

WEC Energy Group's mailing address is 231 WEST MICHIGAN STREET P O BOX 1331, MILWAUKEE WI, 53201. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (414) 221-2345 or via email at [email protected].


This page was last updated on 11/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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