Now Is The Time To Bet on Eversource Energy (ES)’s Stock

Olivier Leon J, EVP- Energy Strategy/Bus. Dev., subtracted 7,000 shares of Eversource Energy (ES) from its portfolio at the rate of $72.95 per share valuing $510,661 on May 14. The insider left behind 84,387 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Eversource Energy (ES) was $76.67. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $76.95, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $77.23. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $76.24 and a 2nd Support Level at $75.81. Eversource Energy (ES) stock has lost -$0.18, or -0.23%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $3.68, or 5.04%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $6.07, or 8.60%. This year-to-date, Eversource Energy (ES) shares have gained $11.63, or 17.88%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Eversource Energy (ES) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 317,302 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $24,276,776K. Eversource Energy (ES) generates $8,448 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $1,033 M. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 43.50%, a 3-Year Total Return of 34.77%, and a 5-year Total Return of 65.06%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 37.41%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.535 per share on 05/22/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 2.84%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 2.14.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Eversource Energy (ES) reported earnings of $0.97 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.91 per share, representing a 0.06 difference and 6.12% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.73 represented a -0.02 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.75 per share, which was a 3.31% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.77 per share. This estimate came from a total of 3 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.81 and the low estimate was $0.73. In the year-ago quarter, Eversource Energy (ES) generated per-share earnings of $0.76. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +1.32% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 1 purchases (1,217 shares in total) and 1 sale (7,000 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 27 insider buys amounting to 181,893 shares and 42 insider sales amounting to 200,817 shares. In the past full year, 28 insider purchases were made (involving 181,993 shares) and 47 insider sell-offs equivalent to 251,217 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Eversource Energy (ES) has a Current Ratio of 0.56, a Quick Ratio of 0.50 and a Cash Ratio of 0.04. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 127.48, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 56.04, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 38.29. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 111.79 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 49.14.