Northeast Utilities (NU)

NU (NYSE:Utilities)
pos +0.19
Today's Range: 48.34 - 48.71 | NU Avg Daily Volume: 1,781,600
Last Update: 10/24/14 - 12:01 PM EDT
Volume: 378,736
YTD Performance: 14.20%
Open: $48.51
Previous Close: $48.41
52 Week Range: $40.01 - $47.60
Oustanding Shares: 316,385,790
Market Cap: 15,208,664,925
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for NU
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 7 7 7 7
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 3 3 3 3
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 1.64 1.64 1.64 1.64
Latest Dividend: 0.39
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.52%
Dividend Ex-Date: 09/11/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 18.73
Price Earnings Comparisons:
NU Sector Avg. S&P 500
18.73 20.30 27.71
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
6.72% 12.82% 43.39%
Revenue 16.40 0.49 0.14
Net Income 48.90 1.01 0.26
EPS 31.40 0.13 0.04
Earnings for NU:
Revenue 7.30B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (09/14) Qtr (12/14) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.75 $0.70 $2.68 $2.87
Number of Analysts 5 6 10 11
High Estimate $0.80 $0.79 $2.75 $2.91
Low Estimate $0.73 $0.63 $2.60 $2.80
Prior Year $0.69 $0.57 $2.53 $2.68
Growth Rate (Year over Year) 9.28% 23.10% 5.97% 7.15%
Chart Benchmark Timeframe
Average Frequency Indicator Chart
Scale Symbol Comparison Bollinger Bands
Across the nation, utilities cannot get access to steam coal due to rail bottlenecks.
As an investor, you don't need a weatherman to know which way earnings will go.
As the mercury rises, so does profit.
ConEd's focused vision will lead the nation into the next generation utility.
Interstate pipelines supply nearly every metropolitan area with fuel and power.
Northeast recently broke out of a triangle pattern.
Customers are demanding more reliability and consuming less power.
North American energy prices are at the mercy of the nation's infrastructure.
This group has a plan to deliver natural gas from the Marcellus to the Northeast.
Different utility types are engaged in completely different businesses.

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