El Paso Electric Co (EE)

EE (NYSE:Utilities) EQUITY
pos +0.08
Today's Range: 45.64 - 45.96 | EE Avg Daily Volume: 199,400
Last Update: 08/25/16 - 3:59 PM EDT
Volume: 81,194
YTD Performance: 18.91%
Open: $45.77
Previous Close: $45.78
52 Week Range: $33.90 - $48.38
Oustanding Shares: 40,520,871
Market Cap: 1,844,104,839
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 2 2 1 1
Moderate Buy 0 0 0 0
Hold 1 1 2 2
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.67 1.67 2.33 2.33
Latest Dividend: 0.31
Latest Dividend Yield: 2.72%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/12/16
Price Earnings Ratio: 24.87
Price Earnings Comparisons:
EE Sector Avg. S&P 500
24.87 24.90 12.90
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
5.63% 27.84% 31.74%
Revenue -7.40 0.00 0.00
Net Income -10.40 -0.10 -0.03
EPS -10.60 -0.10 -0.04
Earnings for EE:
Revenue 0.85B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/16) Qtr (12/16) FY (12/16) FY (12/17)
Average Estimate $1.90 $0.00 $2.37 $2.52
Number of Analysts 1 1 3 3
High Estimate $1.90 $0.00 $2.45 $2.61
Low Estimate $1.90 $0.00 $2.30 $2.40
Prior Year $1.40 $0.02 $2.03 $2.37
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 35.71% -100.00% 16.91% 6.18%
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Jul 14, 2016 | 7:09 AM EDT
EE was upgraded from Hold to Buy, Jefferies said. Valuation call, based on a $52.50 price target.
Next target or price objective for EE should be the half-century mark, or $50. 
Mar 24, 2016 | 7:09 AM EDT
EE was upgraded from Underperform to Hold, Jefferies said. $44 price target. Company's regulatory calendar is improving. 
Nov 20, 2015 | 7:38 AM EST
EE was downgraded from Hold to Underperform, Jefferies said. Valuation call, based on a $34 price target. 
Jul 28, 2014 | 8:24 AM EDT
EE was downgraded to Hold from Buy, Jefferies said. Valuation call with $39 price target.
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 pow...
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 Monta...
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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 trade...
Dec 06, 2012 | 8:24 AM EST
Shares of EE now seen reaching $32, Jefferies said. Estimates also lowered on loss of AFUDC contribution. Hold rating.

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