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U.S. Electric Utilities Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 29, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D5.3%
  • 3M11.1%
  • 1Y11.9%
  • YTD1.5%

In the last week, the Electric Utilities industry is up 5.3%, with NextEra Energy up 8.7%. In the last 12 months, the industry was up 12%. Earnings are forecast to grow by 9.9% annually.

Industry Valuation and Performance

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

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sun, 29 May 2022US$749.1bUS$292.9bUS$27.9b22.5x
Tue, 26 Apr 2022US$727.0bUS$287.6bUS$24.6b22x
Thu, 24 Mar 2022US$706.4bUS$288.1bUS$26.8b20.3x
Sat, 19 Feb 2022US$661.1bUS$280.8bUS$28.2b19.9x
Mon, 17 Jan 2022US$705.7bUS$259.0bUS$25.7b22.8x
Wed, 15 Dec 2021US$709.0bUS$259.0bUS$25.7b21.8x
Fri, 12 Nov 2021US$680.9bUS$259.0bUS$25.7b21.7x
Sun, 10 Oct 2021US$657.9bUS$250.9bUS$25.4b21.4x
Tue, 07 Sep 2021US$689.6bUS$251.2bUS$25.4b21.1x
Thu, 05 Aug 2021US$675.8bUS$250.9bUS$25.4b21.5x
Sun, 09 May 2021US$662.6bUS$243.4bUS$23.1b21.2x
Wed, 10 Feb 2021US$623.7bUS$231.2bUS$21.3b19.8x
Tue, 03 Nov 2020US$606.9bUS$230.6bUS$22.0b20.6x
Fri, 07 Aug 2020US$574.6bUS$213.4bUS$28.0b19x
Thu, 30 Apr 2020US$546.1bUS$233.9bUS$22.0b20.5x
Sun, 02 Feb 2020US$662.4bUS$236.8bUS$24.9b24.5x
Wed, 06 Nov 2019US$594.2bUS$227.9bUS$14.1b23.8x
Sat, 10 Aug 2019US$554.9bUS$227.8bUS$15.8b22.9x
Median PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$533.2bTotal Earnings: US$15.9bTotal Revenue: US$228.5bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
U.S. Electric Utilities Industry Median PE3Y Average 21.3x202020212022
Current Industry PE
  • Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, indicating that they anticipate long term growth rates to remain steady.
  • The industry is trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 21.3x.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Electric Utilities industry have grown 21% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 8.6% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does U.S. Electric Utilities compare with similar industries?

US Market6.18%
Electric Utilities5.26%
Electric Utilities5.26%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

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

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
NEE NextEra EnergyUS$77.438.7%
DUK Duke EnergyUS$114.404.2%
CEG Constellation EnergyUS$66.6017.6%
SO SouthernUS$76.073.6%
EXC ExelonUS$49.855.7%
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