Black Hills Management

Management criteria checks 2/4

Black Hills' CEO is Linn Evans, appointed in Jan 2016, has a tenure of 8.33 years. total yearly compensation is $5.64M, comprised of 15.8% salary and 84.2% bonuses, including company stock and options. directly owns 0.22% of the company’s shares, worth $8.61M. The average tenure of the management team and the board of directors is 1.3 years and 6.4 years respectively.

Key information

Linn Evans

Chief executive officer

US$5.6m

Total compensation

CEO salary percentage15.8%
CEO tenure8.3yrs
CEO ownership0.2%
Management average tenure1.3yrs
Board average tenure6.4yrs

Recent management updates

Shareholders Will Probably Hold Off On Increasing Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) CEO Compensation For The Time Being

Apr 18
Shareholders Will Probably Hold Off On Increasing Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) CEO Compensation For The Time Being

Recent updates

Shareholders Will Probably Hold Off On Increasing Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) CEO Compensation For The Time Being

Apr 18
Shareholders Will Probably Hold Off On Increasing Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) CEO Compensation For The Time Being

Investors Aren't Buying Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) Earnings

Apr 14
Investors Aren't Buying Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) Earnings

Black Hills Corporation: Dividend King To Benefit From Population Growth

Apr 13

Here's Why Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Is Weighed Down By Its Debt Load

Mar 17
Here's Why Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Is Weighed Down By Its Debt Load

Earnings Update: Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) Just Reported Its Annual Results And Analysts Are Updating Their Forecasts

Feb 10
Earnings Update: Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) Just Reported Its Annual Results And Analysts Are Updating Their Forecasts

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.65

Feb 01
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.65

Black Hills: Dividend Aristocrat Value You Shouldn't Overlook

Jan 31

Returns At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Appear To Be Weighed Down

Jan 16
Returns At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Appear To Be Weighed Down

Earnings Working Against Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) Share Price

Jan 03
Earnings Working Against Black Hills Corporation's (NYSE:BKH) Share Price

Black Hills Corporation: Undervalued Share And Rising Dividend, But Slower Growth Ahead

Dec 19

Calculating The Fair Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

Dec 15
Calculating The Fair Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

Black Hills Corporation Still In The Black

Nov 08

Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Dividend Will Be $0.625

Oct 27
Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Dividend Will Be $0.625

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

Oct 21
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

Black Hills: Dividend King At 52-Week Low, A Gift For Income Investors

Oct 01

Returns On Capital At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Paint A Concerning Picture

Sep 22
Returns On Capital At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Paint A Concerning Picture

A Look At The Fair Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

Sep 05
A Look At The Fair Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

Why I Believe Black Hills Corporation Is A Buy Now

Jul 25

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

Jul 21
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Use Of Debt Could Be Considered Risky

Investors Could Be Concerned With Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Returns On Capital

Jun 23
Investors Could Be Concerned With Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Returns On Capital

Black Hills Stock: Good Company For Stability, But Overpriced

Jun 20

Estimating The Fair Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

May 23
Estimating The Fair Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.625

Apr 28
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.625

Here's What To Make Of Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Decelerating Rates Of Return

Mar 13
Here's What To Make Of Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Decelerating Rates Of Return

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Feb 26
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At $0.625

Feb 08
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Will Pay A Larger Dividend Than Last Year At $0.625

Black Hills Q4 results beat estimates, co revises 2023 EPS guidance

Feb 07

Are Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) Investors Paying Above The Intrinsic Value?

Feb 01
Are Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH) Investors Paying Above The Intrinsic Value?

Black Hills: Buy This Steady Eddy Dividend King

Jan 23

Does Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Nov 24
Does Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Have A Healthy Balance Sheet?

Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Dividend Will Be Increased To $0.625

Nov 03
Black Hills' (NYSE:BKH) Dividend Will Be Increased To $0.625

Black Hills GAAP EPS of $0.54 misses by $0.03, revenue of $462.6M beats by $69.36M

Nov 02

Black Hills: Shares Fairly Valued, But In A Bearish Downtrend Ahead Of Earnings

Oct 25

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

Aug 22
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Has More To Do To Multiply In Value Going Forward

If EPS Growth Is Important To You, Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Presents An Opportunity

Aug 07
If EPS Growth Is Important To You, Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Presents An Opportunity

Black Hills: Why This Dividend King Is Currently A Buy

Aug 05

Black Hills declares $0.595 dividend

Jul 25

Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Jul 20
Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Has A Somewhat Strained Balance Sheet

Returns On Capital At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Have Stalled

May 24
Returns On Capital At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH) Have Stalled

Black Hills Offers Stability In These Turbulent Times

May 10

Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

May 09
Estimating The Intrinsic Value Of Black Hills Corporation (NYSE:BKH)

Investors Met With Slowing Returns on Capital At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH)

Feb 18
Investors Met With Slowing Returns on Capital At Black Hills (NYSE:BKH)

CEO Compensation Analysis

How has Linn Evans's remuneration changed compared to Black Hills's earnings?
DateTotal CompensationSalaryCompany Earnings
Mar 31 2024n/an/a

US$276m

Dec 31 2023US$6mUS$893k

US$262m

Sep 30 2023n/an/a

US$255m

Jun 30 2023n/an/a

US$245m

Mar 31 2023n/an/a

US$255m

Dec 31 2022US$4mUS$854k

US$258m

Sep 30 2022n/an/a

US$257m

Jun 30 2022n/an/a

US$266m

Mar 31 2022n/an/a

US$258m

Dec 31 2021US$4mUS$819k

US$237m

Sep 30 2021n/an/a

US$243m

Jun 30 2021n/an/a

US$235m

Mar 31 2021n/an/a

US$231m

Dec 31 2020US$4mUS$783k

US$228m

Sep 30 2020n/an/a

US$220m

Jun 30 2020n/an/a

US$195m

Mar 31 2020n/an/a

US$189m

Dec 31 2019US$4mUS$713k

US$199m

Sep 30 2019n/an/a

US$218m

Jun 30 2019n/an/a

US$224m

Mar 31 2019n/an/a

US$234m

Dec 31 2018US$2mUS$530k

US$265m

Sep 30 2018n/an/a

US$242m

Jun 30 2018n/an/a

US$253m

Mar 31 2018n/an/a

US$251m

Dec 31 2017US$2mUS$523k

US$194m

Compensation vs Market: Linn's total compensation ($USD5.64M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD6.70M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Linn's compensation has increased by more than 20% in the past year.


CEO

Linn Evans (60 yo)

8.3yrs

Tenure

US$5,639,002

Compensation

Mr. Linden R. Evans, also known as Linn, has been the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at Black Hills Power Inc. since January 1, 2019. Mr. Evans served as Chief Operating Officer at Black Hills Power...


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Linden Evans
President8.3yrsUS$5.64m0.22%
$ 8.6m
Kimberly Nooney
Senior VP & CFO1.1yrsUS$1.73m0.032%
$ 1.3m
Erik Keller
Senior VP & Chief Information Officer3.8yrsUS$1.07m0.013%
$ 494.6k
Brian Iverson
Senior VP8.1yrsUS$1.67m0.062%
$ 2.4m
Marne Jones
Senior Vice President of Utilitiesless than a yearUS$1.41m0.023%
$ 894.0k
Jerome Nichols
Director of Investor Relationsno datano datano data
Todd Jacobs
Senior Vice President Growth and Strategyless than a yearno data0.024%
$ 921.1k
Amy Koenig
VP of Governanceno datano datano data
Courtney Hebert
VP, Corporate Controller & Chief Risk Officer1.5yrsno datano data
Tom Stevens
VP & Treasurerless than a yearno datano data

1.3yrs

Average Tenure

54yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: BKH's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Linden Evans
President5.5yrsUS$5.64m0.22%
$ 8.6m
Steven Mills
Independent Chairman12.6yrsUS$322.50k0.030%
$ 1.2m
Mark Schober
Independent Director8.7yrsUS$247.50k0.011%
$ 450.4k
Barry Granger
Independent Director3.6yrsUS$223.33k0.0037%
$ 146.6k
Tony Jensen
Independent Director4.5yrsUS$224.17k0.013%
$ 507.2k
Scott Prochazka
Independent Director3.6yrsUS$222.50k0.0037%
$ 146.6k
Teresa Taylor
Independent Director7.7yrsUS$242.50k0.0068%
$ 268.1k
Rebecca Roberts
Independent Director13yrsUS$240.00k0.0098%
$ 385.7k
Kathleen McAllister
Independent Director4.5yrsUS$225.00k0.011%
$ 415.9k
Robert Otto
Independent Director7.3yrsUS$225.00k0.0080%
$ 315.5k

6.4yrs

Average Tenure

62yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: BKH's board of directors are considered experienced (6.4 years average tenure).


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