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Clearway Energy (CWEN) Stock Price, News & Analysis

+0.15 (+0.56%)
(As of 03:03 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
968,614 shs
Average Volume
902,524 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.46 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

Clearway Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.57 Rating Score
5.8% Upside
$29.00 Price Target
Short Interest
3.12% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
News Sentiment
1.42mentions of Clearway Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 2 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
$4.50 M Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.01 to $0.89 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

1.13 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

207th out of 239 stocks

Electric Services Industry

36th out of 43 stocks

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About Clearway Energy Stock (NYSE:CWEN)

Clearway Energy, Inc. operates in the renewable energy business in the United States. The company operates through Conventional and Renewables segments. It has approximately 6,000 net MW of installed wind, solar, and energy generation projects; and approximately 2,500 net MW of natural gas-fired generation facilities. The company was formerly known as NRG Yield, Inc. and changed its name to Clearway Energy, Inc. in August 2018. Clearway Energy, Inc. was incorporated in 2012 and is based in Princeton, New Jersey. Clearway Energy, Inc. is a subsidiary of Clearway Energy Group LLC.

CWEN Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

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Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 6/17 Dividend
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Electric services
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

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Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
7 Analysts


Net Income
$79 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.31 billion
Cash Flow
$3.97 per share
Book Value
$24.71 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$5.43 billion
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CWEN Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Clearway Energy stock right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Clearway Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" CWEN shares.
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What is Clearway Energy's stock price target for 2024?

7 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Clearway Energy's shares. Their CWEN share price targets range from $25.00 to $37.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $29.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have CWEN shares performed in 2024?

Clearway Energy's stock was trading at $27.43 at the beginning of the year. Since then, CWEN shares have decreased by 0.1% and is now trading at $27.41.
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Are investors shorting Clearway Energy?

Clearway Energy saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,550,000 shares, an increase of 19.7% from the March 31st total of 2,130,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 910,900 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.8 days. Currently, 3.2% of the company's stock are short sold.
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When is Clearway Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 13th 2024.
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How were Clearway Energy's earnings last quarter?

Clearway Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CWEN) released its earnings results on Thursday, May, 9th. The company reported ($0.02) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.27) by $0.25. The business earned $263 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $286.26 million. Clearway Energy had a net margin of 5.97% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 1.67%. The business's quarterly revenue was down 8.7% on a year-over-year basis.

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

Clearway Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, May 9th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.41 per share on Monday, June 17th. This represents a $1.64 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.98%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 3rd. This is a positive change from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.40.
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Is Clearway Energy a good dividend stock?

Clearway Energy (NYSE:CWEN) pays an annual dividend of $1.61 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.01%. CWEN has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The company has been increasing its dividend for 4 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 243.94%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on EPS estimates, CWEN will have a dividend payout ratio of 180.90% in the coming year. This indicates that the company may not be able to sustain their current dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Clearway Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Clearway Energy investors own include Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), CVS Health (CVS), General Electric (GE), Target (TGT) and Bank of America (BAC).

Who are Clearway Energy's major shareholders?

Clearway Energy's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Apollo Management Holdings L.P. (0.81%), Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors LP (0.17%), Yaupon Capital Management LP (0.16%), Congress Asset Management Co. MA (0.09%), BROOKFIELD Corp ON (0.09%) and Nordea Investment Management AB (0.08%). Insiders that own company stock include Christopher S Sotos, E Stanley Oneal, Infrastructure Investor Global and Se Totalenergies.
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How do I buy shares of Clearway Energy?

Shares of CWEN stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:CWEN) was last updated on 5/28/2024 by Staff

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