Entergy Hits New 52-Week High at $81.95 (ETR)
Entergy (NYSE:ETR) shares reached a new 52-week high on Monday , Stock Ratings Network.com reports. The company traded as high as $81.95 and last traded at $81.88, with a volume of 409,995 shares. The stock had previously closed at $81.18.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on ETR shares. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Entergy in a research note on Monday, June 9th. They now have a $79.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $73.00. Finally, analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Entergy in a research note on Monday, June 9th. They now have a $69.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $61.00. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Entergy has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $75.70.
The stock has a 50-day moving average of $76.94 and a 200-day moving average of $68.15. The company has a market cap of $14.725 billion and a P/E ratio of 15.23.
Entergy (NYSE:ETR) last released its earnings data on Thursday, April 24th. The company reported $2.24 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.34 by $0.90. The company had revenue of $3.21 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.77 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.94 earnings per share. Entergy’s revenue was up 23.0% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Entergy will post $6.16 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
In other Entergy news, CAO Alyson M. Mount unloaded 4,439 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of $79.25, for a total value of $351,790.75. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.
Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR) is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations.
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