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U.S. Electric Utilities Industry Analysis

UpdatedNov 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies35
  • 7D2.8%
  • 3M-5.2%
  • 1Y1.2%
  • YTD-2.1%

Over the last 7 days, the Electric Utilities industry has risen 2.8%, driven by gains from NextEra Energy of 2.6%. Despite this gain, the industry's performance has been flat over the past year. Looking forward, earnings are forecast to grow by 9.7% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Electric Utilities Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPEAbsolute PEPS
Mon, 28 Nov 2022US$727.6bUS$320.5bUS$31.5b18.8x23.1x2.3x
Wed, 26 Oct 2022US$665.9bUS$305.5bUS$30.3b17.4x21.9x2.2x
Fri, 23 Sep 2022US$737.0bUS$305.5bUS$30.3b20x24.3x2.4x
Sun, 21 Aug 2022US$783.0bUS$305.5bUS$30.3b21.8x25.8x2.6x
Tue, 19 Jul 2022US$698.9bUS$292.9bUS$27.9b21.2x25.1x2.4x
Thu, 16 Jun 2022US$666.2bUS$292.9bUS$27.9b20.3x23.9x2.3x
Sat, 14 May 2022US$704.6bUS$292.9bUS$27.9b21x25.3x2.4x
Mon, 11 Apr 2022US$761.9bUS$288.1bUS$26.8b22.2x28.4x2.6x
Wed, 09 Mar 2022US$711.6bUS$288.2bUS$26.8b20.4x26.6x2.5x
Fri, 04 Feb 2022US$676.6bUS$260.1bUS$27.0b22.7x25.1x2.6x
Sun, 02 Jan 2022US$730.2bUS$259.0bUS$25.7b22.7x28.4x2.8x
Tue, 30 Nov 2021US$690.7bUS$259.0bUS$25.7b21.9x26.8x2.7x
Thu, 28 Oct 2021US$679.6bUS$250.7bUS$24.7b21.1x27.5x2.7x
Sat, 25 Sep 2021US$657.3bUS$250.9bUS$25.4b21.5x25.8x2.6x
Mon, 23 Aug 2021US$693.1bUS$250.9bUS$25.4b21.7x27.3x2.8x
Sat, 10 Jul 2021US$636.4bUS$250.9bUS$25.4b21.3x25x2.5x
Fri, 02 Apr 2021US$639.2bUS$243.4bUS$23.1b21.2x27.6x2.6x
Mon, 04 Jan 2021US$626.9bUS$231.2bUS$21.3b20.4x29.4x2.7x
Thu, 08 Oct 2020US$575.1bUS$230.6bUS$22.0b18.8x26.2x2.5x
Wed, 01 Jul 2020US$530.3bUS$213.4bUS$28.0b18.5x19x2.5x
Sat, 04 Apr 2020US$534.4bUS$233.9bUS$22.0b19.6x24.3x2.3x
Tue, 07 Jan 2020US$614.1bUS$236.8bUS$24.9b23.4x24.6x2.6x
Price to Earnings Ratio

41.1x


Total Market Cap: US$581.7bTotal Earnings: US$14.1bTotal Revenue: US$227.9bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Electric Utilities Industry Price to Earnings3Y Average 26.1x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are pessimistic on the American Electric Utilities industry, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates will be lower than they have historically.
  • The industry is trading at a PE ratio of 23.1x which is lower than its 3-year average PE of 26.1x.
  • The 3-year average PS ratio of 2.5x is higher than the industry's current PS ratio of 2.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Electric Utilities industry have grown 31% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 12% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the U.S. Utilities industry?

US Market1.26%
Utilities3.00%
Electric Utilities2.82%
Electric Utilities2.82%
Industry PEThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere are no additional sub-industries under this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
NEE NextEra EnergyUS$85.342.6%
+US$4.3b
-0.9%PE44.3x
DUK Duke EnergyUS$99.622.9%
+US$2.2b
0.3%PE20.2x
AEP American Electric Power CompanyUS$95.474.6%
+US$2.2b
15.7%PE19.9x
EXC ExelonUS$40.073.9%
+US$1.5b
-25.0%PE18.6x
SO SouthernUS$66.912.0%
+US$1.5b
7.9%PE21.4x
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EIX

US$64.23

Edison International

7D

4.1%

1Y

-1.1%

DUK

US$99.62

Duke Energy

7D

2.9%

1Y

0.3%

CEG

US$97.16

Constellation Energy

7D

4.1%

1Y

n/a

NRG

US$42.16

NRG Energy

7D

-0.2%

1Y

16.3%

NEE

US$85.34

NextEra Energy

7D

2.6%

1Y

-0.9%

AEP

US$95.47

American Electric Power Company

7D

4.6%

1Y

15.7%

GNE

US$9.79

Genie Energy

7D

-1.1%

1Y

97.0%

EXC

US$40.07

Exelon

7D

3.9%

1Y

-25.0%