NEE - NextEra Energy, Inc.

NYSE - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
173.03
-0.83 (-0.48%)
As of 12:12PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close173.86
Open173.84
Bid172.96 x 800
Ask173.03 x 800
Day's Range172.82 - 174.23
52 Week Range144.70 - 175.65
Volume338,906
Avg. Volume1,638,867
Market Cap81.602B
Beta-0.00
PE Ratio (TTM)10.01
EPS (TTM)17.28
Earnings DateOct 24, 2018 - Oct 29, 2018
Forward Dividend & Yield4.44 (2.54%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-08-29
1y Target Est177.25
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  • Analyzing Top Utilities’ Current Valuation
    Market Realist20 hours ago

    Analyzing Top Utilities’ Current Valuation

    NextEra Energy (NEE), the biggest component of the Utilities ETF (XLU), is trading at an EV-to-EBITDA multiple of ~16x—higher than its five-year average valuation. Duke Energy (DUK) is trading at an EV-to-EBITDA multiple of 11.0x. Southern Company (SO) stock is trading at an EV-to-EBITDA multiple of 10.8x—lower than its five-year average.

  • Utility Stocks Compared to Broader Markets Last Week
    Market Realist23 hours ago

    Utility Stocks Compared to Broader Markets Last Week

    At large, utilities underperformed broader markets last week. The Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU), a representative of the S&P 500 Utilities, rose 0.4%. Broader markets continued to increase and rose more than 1% for the week ending September 14. Despite the Fed’s aggressive stance about the rate hike this year, utilities—one of the most vulnerable sectors to rate hikes—showed strong growth in the last few months due to trade war concerns.

  • NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Analysts’ Recommendations and Target Prices
    Market Realistyesterday

    NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Analysts’ Recommendations and Target Prices

    Currently, Southern Company (SO) stock offers an upside potential of ~4.0% from its current level of ~$44.19. Analysts gave Southern Company a median target price of $45.92.

  • 3 Top Renewable Energy Stocks to Watch in September
    Motley Fool3 days ago

    3 Top Renewable Energy Stocks to Watch in September

    These investors are keeping an eye on the shares of NextEra Energy Partners, First Solar, and Brookfield Renewable Partners. Here's why.

  • Southern Company’s Dividend Yield, Growth, and More
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Southern Company’s Dividend Yield, Growth, and More

    Southern Company (SO) is the highest-yielding stock among the top utilities. Currently, Southern Company is trading at a dividend yield of 5.4%, while the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU) offers a yield of 3.3%. Southern Company increased its dividend per share 3.4% in 2018—compared to 2017.

  • Southern Company’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers
    Market Realist4 days ago

    Southern Company’s Valuation Compared to Its Peers

    Southern Company (SO) stock has fallen almost 10% in the last five weeks after management reported a project cost increase at Plant Vogtle. Let’s take a look at Southern Company’s valuation. Southern Company stock is trading at a trailing PE multiple of 21.6x, which is higher than its five-year historical average. In comparison, Duke Energy (DUK) is trading at a PE multiple of 21.5x, while NextEra Energy (NEE) is trading at 14x.

  • The Wall Street Journal5 days ago

    [$$] Energy Future Erases NextEra's $275 Million Oncor Fee

    Inc., a federal appeals court said. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit on Thursday barred NextEra from collecting the breakup fee, a decision that boosts recoveries for Elliott Management Corp. and other creditors of Oncor’s former owner, Energy Future Holdings Corp. Bankruptcy courts have discretion under chapter 11 rules to uphold or erase these fees, which can subtract money from a bankruptcy estate and its creditors when paid.

  • Targa to Sell Petroleum Terminals to Fund Pipeline Projects
    Zacks5 days ago

    Targa to Sell Petroleum Terminals to Fund Pipeline Projects

    Targa (TRGP) is set to divest its petroleum terminals and crude storage facilities for $160 million.

  • These Top Utilities Received Target Price Raises Last Week
    Market Realist6 days ago

    These Top Utilities Received Target Price Raises Last Week

    Almost all utility stocks currently offer unattractive upside potentials due to their recent rallies. Among the S&P 500 utilities, PG&E Corporation (PCG) has a relatively handsome upside potential of almost 12% over the next 12 months. Wall Street analysts have given it a median price target of $51.7 compared to its current market price of $46.3.

  • A Look at the Top-Rallying Utility Stocks of 2018
    Market Realist7 days ago

    A Look at the Top-Rallying Utility Stocks of 2018

    Among the largest utilities by market cap, NextEra Energy (NEE), the biggest constituent of the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU), has rallied more than 11% so far this year, outperforming utilities on the whole. NextEra Energy’s superior earnings and dividend growth are some of the factors that differentiate it from its peers. To learn how top utility stocks performed this year and how they seem positioned going forward, read How the Big Utilities Are Placed for the Future.

  • XLU: Where Utility Stocks Might Go from Here
    Market Realist7 days ago

    XLU: Where Utility Stocks Might Go from Here

    The Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU) is currently trading at $54.37, almost 2% and 6% higher than its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $53.10 and $51.26, respectively. The ETF’s fair premium to both these support levels indicates its strength. These moving averages are expected to act as supports for XLU in the near future.

  • Looking at the Movers and Shakers in Utilities Last Week
    Market Realist7 days ago

    Looking at the Movers and Shakers in Utilities Last Week

    On the whole, utilities continued their upward march and rose more than 1% in the week that ended on September 7. Broader markets fell almost 1% during the week. Investor jitters and trade war fears have been the main drivers of the rally in utilities over the last few months.

  • How Analysts Currently Look at Top Utility Stocks
    Market Realist8 days ago

    How Analysts Currently Look at Top Utility Stocks

    Among the top utilities, Southern Company (SO) stock offers the highest potential upside of more than 5% for the next 12 months. Wall Street analysts have given it a median price target of $45.97 against its current market price of $43.90.

  • 3 Low-Risk Stocks for Dividend Growth Investors
    Motley Fool9 days ago

    3 Low-Risk Stocks for Dividend Growth Investors

    With the market near all-time highs, it's a good time to think about adding some financially strong dividend payers to your portfolio

  • NextEra Energy Stock Continues to Look Strong
    Market Realist11 days ago

    NextEra Energy Stock Continues to Look Strong

    NextEra Energy (NEE), the most rallied stock among the top utilities, continues to look strong based on its moving averages. It’s currently trading at $170, which is marginally above its 50-day moving average and 6% above its 200-day moving average. Its 200-day moving average of $160.60 could act as a support for the stock going forward. Its RSI (relative strength index) seems stable at 36.

  • A Look at Xcel Energy’s Expected Dividend Growth
    Market Realist11 days ago

    A Look at Xcel Energy’s Expected Dividend Growth

    Xcel Energy’s (XEL) EPS has increased at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 6.0% in the last decade or so. It derives almost all its earnings from regulated operations, leading to stable earnings and dividends. Xcel Energy’s management expects its EPS and dividends to grow at similar levels for the next few years, marginally higher than that of utilities (XLU) at large.

  • NEE, DUK, SO, and, D: How Top Utilities Are Currently Valued
    Market Realist11 days ago

    NEE, DUK, SO, and, D: How Top Utilities Are Currently Valued

    Renewables titan NextEra Energy (NEE), the largest constituent of the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU), is currently trading at a PE multiple of ~14x. That’s much lower than its five-year average valuation. It thus appears to be trading at a discounted valuation. NextEra Energy is the top rallied stock among the top utilities so far this year. The second-largest utility by market cap, Duke Energy (DUK), is trading at a PE multiple of 21.0x, which is higher than its historical average.

  • XLU: How Volatility of Utilities Fared against Broader Utilities
    Market Realist11 days ago

    XLU: How Volatility of Utilities Fared against Broader Utilities

    On September 4, the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU) had an implied volatility of 12%, which is close to its 15-day average. The SPDR S&P 500’s implied volatility was 9%. The implied volatility represents investors’ anxiety. An increase in volatility is generally related to a fall in stock prices. The implied volatility of Southern Company (SO) and Dominion Energy (D) was ~14%. Duke Energy (DUK) and NextEra Energy (NEE) displayed a volatility close to those levels.

  • NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Which Utility Offers Smarter Dividends?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Which Utility Offers Smarter Dividends?

    Among the utility giants, Southern Company (SO) offers the highest dividend yield of 5.4% against the peer average of 3.3%. The largest of them all, NextEra Energy (NEE), yields 2.6%, the lowest among the S&P 500 Utilities (XLU). Duke Energy (DUK) and Dominion Energy (D) yield 4.6% each.

  • NextEra Energy Partners' $1.3B Buyout to Expand Renewables
    Zacks12 days ago

    NextEra Energy Partners' $1.3B Buyout to Expand Renewables

    NextEra Energy Partners (NEP) is set to expand its renewable asset generation capacity in the United States through $1.3-billion acquisition.

  • NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Which Top Utility Has an Alarming Leverage?
    Market Realist12 days ago

    NEE, DUK, SO, and D: Which Top Utility Has an Alarming Leverage?

    Since interest rates in the United States are rising, analyzing utilities’ (XLU) leverages is vital. As of June 30, Southern Company (SO) had a net debt of $47 billion. In comparison, Duke Energy (DUK) and Dominion Energy (D) had net debts of $55.7 billion and $37.6 billion, respectively, at the end of Q2 2018. NextEra Energy (NEE), the largest utility, currently has a net debt of $32 billion, the lowest of the four top utilities.

  • Top Utilities’ Earnings Outlook and Growth Prospects
    Market Realist12 days ago

    Top Utilities’ Earnings Outlook and Growth Prospects

    Utilities at large (XLU) are aiming for an earnings growth of 4%–6% annually for the next few years. In comparison, NextEra Energy (NEE), the fastest-growing top utility, aims to increase its EPS by 6%–8% through 2021. NextEra Energy’s healthy combination of regulated and competitive operations and unmatchable renewables portfolio drove its earnings in the last few years. The planned asset sale of Southern Company’s (SO) assets is expected to make NextEra Energy’s footprint even stronger in Florida.

  • 3 Top Renewable Energy Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
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    3 Top Renewable Energy Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

    Two independent renewable energy companies and the subsidiary of a major U.S. power utility are set to reward dividend investors for potentially decades to come.