El Paso Electric Co (EE)

EE (NYSE:Utilities)
$38.79
pos +0.49
+1.28%
Today's Range: 38.43 - 38.93 | EE Avg Daily Volume: 141,800
Last Update: 08/27/14 - 4:02 PM EDT
Volume: 167,585
YTD Performance: 9.09%
Open: $38.73
Previous Close: $38.30
52 Week Range: $32.26 - $40.43
Oustanding Shares: 40,351,191
Market Cap: 1,545,450,615
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for EE
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 1 2 2 2
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 3 2 2 2
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.50 2.00 2.00 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.28
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.92%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/11/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 17.90
Price Earnings Comparisons:
EE Sector Avg. S&P 500
17.90 17.80 28.88
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
4.02% 11.08% 11.96%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 4.40 0.01 0.00
Net Income -2.50 -0.02 -0.01
EPS -2.70 -0.05 -0.02
Earnings for EE:
EBITDA 0.52B
Revenue 0.89B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $1.30 $0.15 $2.33 $2.39
Number of Analysts 1 1 4 4
High Estimate $1.30 $0.15 $2.36 $2.46
Low Estimate $1.30 $0.15 $2.29 $2.30
Prior Year $1.26 $0.12 $2.27 $2.33
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 3.17% 25.00% 2.42% 2.69%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
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Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands

updateEl Paso Electric downgraded at Jefferies

Jul 28, 2014 | 8:24 AM EDT

EE was downgraded to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. Valuation call with $39 price target.

updateEl Paso Electric upgraded at Jefferies

Apr 29, 2014 | 7:59 AM EDT

EE was upgraded to Buy from Hold, Jefferies said. Driven by Sierra Club not appealing air permit that co received to construct four power plants in El Paso. $41.50 price target. 

updateEl Paso Electric downgraded at Jefferies

Dec 18, 2013 | 7:49 AM EST

EE was downgraded to Hold from Buy, according to Jefferies. Drivebn by reduction in 2016 estimates due to delay in EPA permit for Montana Power Station. $37 price target.

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bullishEl Paso Electric upgraded at Jefferies

Apr 19, 2013 | 8:39 AM EDT

EE was upgraded to Buy from Hold, said Jefferies. The company has one of the strongest demand growth profiles in the industry and trades at a 15% discount. Price target is $39.

bearishEl Paso Electric numbers lowered at Jefferies

Dec 6, 2012 | 8:24 AM EST

Shares of EE now seen reaching $32, Jefferies said. Estimates also lowered on loss of AFUDC contribution. Hold rating.

bearishEl Paso Electric downgraded at Jefferies

Jul 12, 2012 | 8:29 AM EDT

Shares of EE downgraded to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. $34.50 price target. Lower rate base.

bullishEl Paso Electric upgraded at Ladenburg Thalmann

May 3, 2012 | 8:37 AM EDT

EE was upgraded to Buy from Neutral, Ladenburg Thalmann said.  $33 price target.  Valuation call.

bearishEl Paso Electric numbers lowered at Jefferies

May 3, 2012 | 8:15 AM EDT

Shares of EE now seen reaching $34.50, Jefferies said. Estimates also lowered on lower forecasted rate base. Buy rating.

bearishEl Paso Electric numbers cut at Ladenburg

Apr 18, 2012 | 8:16 AM EDT
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