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How to buy Consumers Energy Company (CMS-PB) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Consumers Energy Company stocks.

Consumers Energy Company is an utilities-regulated electric business based in the US. Consumers Energy Company stocks (CMS.PB.US) are listed on the NYSE and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $109.43 – a decrease of 0.27% over the previous week. Consumers Energy Company employs 7,617 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $6.7 billion.

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Is it a good time to buy Consumers Energy Company stock?

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How has Coronavirus impacted Consumers Energy Company's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Consumers Energy Company's stock price has had significant negative movement.

Its last market close was $108.9, which is 0.55% down on its pre-crash value of $109.5 and 3.37% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $105.35.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Consumers Energy Company stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $973.62 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $990.99.

Consumers Energy Company stock price (NYSE:CMS-PB)

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Consumers Energy Company shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-10.
Latest market close$108.90
52-week range$103.93 - $111.10
50-day moving average $109.70
200-day moving average $110.00
Wall St. target priceN/A
PE ratio 10.1932
Dividend yield $4.5 (4.12%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $10.71

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Consumers Energy Company price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $108.9 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) -0.27%
1 month (2021-12-16) -1.00%
3 months (2021-10-15) -0.98%
6 months (2021-07-16) -1.26%
1 year (2021-01-15) -0.39%
2 years (2020-01-16) -1.83%
3 years (2019-01-16) 7.24%
5 years (2017-01-13) 6.35%

Is Consumers Energy Company under- or over-valued?

Valuing Consumers Energy Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Consumers Energy Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Consumers Energy Company's P/E ratio

Consumers Energy Company's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 10x. In other words, Consumers Energy Company shares trade at around 10x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Consumers Energy Company's EBITDA

Consumers Energy Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $2.3 billion.

The EBITDA is a measure of a Consumers Energy Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

Consumers Energy Company financials

Revenue TTM $6.7 billion
Operating margin TTM 20.6%
Gross profit TTM $2.6 billion
Return on assets TTM 3.4%
Return on equity TTM 10.13%
Profit margin 13.4%
Book value $109.83
Market capitalisation $9.2 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Consumers Energy Company share dividends

We're not expecting Consumers Energy Company to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Consumers Energy Company overview

Consumers Energy Company operates as an electric and gas utility in Michigan. The company operates in two segments, Electric Utility and Gas Utility. The Electric Utility segment is involved in the generation, purchase, transmission, distribution, and sale of electricity. This segment generates electricity through coal, wind, gas, renewable energy, oil, and nuclear sources. Its distribution system comprises 205 miles of high-voltage distribution overhead lines; 4 miles of high-voltage distribution underground lines; 4,428 miles of high-voltage distribution overhead lines; 19 miles of high-voltage distribution underground lines; 77,833 miles of electric distribution overhead lines; 9,264 miles of underground distribution lines; 1,096 substations with an aggregate transformer capacity of 26 million; and two battery facilities with storage capacity of 2 MW. The Gas Utility segment engages in the purchase, transmission, storage, distribution, and sale of natural gas, which includes 2,410 miles of transmission lines; 15 gas storage fields; 27,958 miles of distribution mains; and 8 compressor stations with a total of 167,017 installed and available horsepower. It serves residential, commercial, and diversified industrial customers.

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