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NYSE:WEC - WEC Energy Group Stock Price, Forecast & News

$98.96
+0.26 (+0.26 %)
(As of 01/26/2020 04:49 AM ET)
Today's Range
$98.60
Now: $98.96
$99.70
50-Day Range
$88.75
MA: $92.41
$98.96
52-Week Range
$69.76
Now: $98.96
$99.70
Volume1.18 million shs
Average Volume1.28 million shs
Market Capitalization$31.22 billion
P/E Ratio28.60
Dividend Yield2.39%
Beta-0.01
WEC Energy Group, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides regulated natural gas and electricity, and nonregulated renewable energy services in the United States. The company operates through six segments: Wisconsin, Illinois, Other States, Electric Transmission, Non-Utility Energy Infrastructure, and Corporate and Other. It generates and distributes electricity from coal, natural gas, oil, hydroelectric, wind, and biomass sources; provides electricity transmission services; offers retail natural gas distribution services; transports customer-owned natural gas; and generates, distributes, and sells steam. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP97665710
Phone414-221-2345

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.68 billion
Cash Flow$6.06 per share
Book Value$31.10 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.06 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees7,878
Market Cap$31.22 billion
Next Earnings Date1/30/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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WEC Energy Group (NYSE:WEC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is WEC Energy Group's stock symbol?

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

How often does WEC Energy Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for WEC Energy Group?

WEC Energy Group announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 5th. Investors of record on Friday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.6325 per share on Sunday, March 1st. This represents a $2.53 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 13th. This is a positive change from WEC Energy Group's previous quarterly dividend of $0.59. View WEC Energy Group's Dividend History.

How were WEC Energy Group's earnings last quarter?

WEC Energy Group Inc (NYSE:WEC) released its earnings results on Wednesday, November, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.74 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.03. The utilities provider earned $1.61 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.68 billion. WEC Energy Group had a net margin of 14.32% and a return on equity of 10.91%. WEC Energy Group's quarterly revenue was down 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.74 EPS. View WEC Energy Group's Earnings History.

When is WEC Energy Group's next earnings date?

WEC Energy Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 30th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for WEC Energy Group.

How can I listen to WEC Energy Group's earnings call?

WEC Energy Group will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 30th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has WEC Energy Group issued on next quarter's earnings?

WEC Energy Group updated its FY 2019 After-Hours earnings guidance on Wednesday, January, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 3.51-3.53 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.53.

What price target have analysts set for WEC?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for WEC Energy Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $70.00 to $102.00. On average, they anticipate WEC Energy Group's share price to reach $86.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 12.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for WEC Energy Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for WEC Energy Group?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for WEC Energy Group in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings, 6 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for WEC Energy Group.

Has WEC Energy Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about WEC stock have trended extremely negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media 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. WEC Energy Group earned a daily sentiment score of -4.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for WEC Energy Group.

Who are some of WEC Energy Group's key competitors?

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), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Xcel Energy (XEL), Altria Group (MO), Procter & Gamble (PG), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Southern (SO), Intel (INTC) and Chevron (CVX).

Who are WEC Energy Group's key executives?

WEC Energy Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gale E. Klappa, Exec. Chairman (Age 68)
  • Mr. Joseph Kevin Fletcher, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Scott J. Lauber, Sr. EVP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Margaret C. Kelsey, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 54)
  • Mr. Frederick D. Kuester, Sr. Exec. VP (Age 68)

Who are WEC Energy Group's major shareholders?

WEC Energy Group's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Scout Investments Inc. (0.25%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.15%), New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.14%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.13%), Donaldson Capital Management LLC (0.12%) and Huntington National Bank (0.09%). Company insiders that own WEC Energy Group stock include Allen L Leverett, Barbara L Bowles, Charles R Matthews, Curt S Culver, Frederick D Kuester, Gale E Klappa, Joseph Kevin Fletcher, Mary Beth Straka, Scott J Lauber, Tom Metcalfe, Ulice Payne, Jr and William J Guc. View Institutional Ownership Trends for WEC Energy Group.

Which major investors are selling WEC Energy Group stock?

WEC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Scout Investments Inc., Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, New York State Teachers Retirement System, Reilly Financial Advisors LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. Company insiders that have sold WEC Energy Group company stock in the last year include Allen L Leverett, Barbara L Bowles, Charles R Matthews, Curt S Culver, Gale E Klappa, Joseph Kevin Fletcher, Mary Beth Straka, Scott J Lauber, Tom Metcalfe, Ulice Payne, Jr and William J Guc. View Insider Buying and Selling for WEC Energy Group.

Which major investors are buying WEC Energy Group stock?

WEC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Huntington National Bank, Loveless Wealth Management LLC, Strs Ohio, AdvisorShares Investments LLC, RFG Advisory LLC, Donaldson Capital Management LLC, Nicolet Advisory Services LLC and AE Wealth Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for WEC Energy Group.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is WEC Energy Group's stock price today?

One share of WEC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $98.96.

How big of a company is WEC Energy Group?

WEC Energy Group has a market capitalization of $31.22 billion and generates $7.68 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.06 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.34 on an earnings per share basis. WEC Energy Group employs 7,878 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About WEC Energy Group.

What is WEC Energy Group's official website?

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

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for WEC Energy Group (NYSE WEC)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  369 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  578 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  947
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about WEC Energy Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WEC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WEC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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