DTE Energy Company (DTE) is a leading utilities-regulated electric business based in the US. It opened the day at $123.51 after a previous close of $124.22. During the day the price has varied from a low of $123.51 to a high of $125.38. The latest price was $125.07 (25 minute delay). DTE Energy Company is listed on the NYSE and employs 10,700 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, DTE Energy Company's share price has had significant negative movement.
Its last market close was $118.17, which is 12.44% down on its pre-crash value of $134.96 and 65.95% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the shares fell as low as $71.21.
If you had bought $1,000 worth of DTE Energy Company shares at the start of February 2020, those shares would have been worth $573.77 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 $882.73.
|52-week range||$69.2983 - $134.4092|
|50-day moving average||$126.605|
|200-day moving average||$117.9124|
|Wall St. target price||$138.76|
|Dividend yield||$4.34 (3.63%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$7.066|
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|1 week (2021-01-14)||2.77%|
|1 month (2020-12-22)||5.17%|
|3 months (2020-10-22)||1.66%|
|6 months (2020-07-22)||9.28%|
|1 year (2020-01-21)||-6.62%|
|2 years (2019-01-18)||10.70%|
|3 years (2018-01-19)||21.25%|
|5 years (2016-01-21)||57.82%|
Valuing DTE Energy Company stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of DTE Energy Company's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
DTE 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 17x. In other words, DTE Energy Company shares trade at around 17x 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.
However, DTE Energy Company's P/E ratio is best considered in relation to those of others within the utilities-regulated electric industry or those of similar companies.
DTE Energy Company's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.9917. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.
The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into DTE Energy Company's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.
However, it's sensible to consider DTE Energy Company's PEG ratio in relation to those of similar companies.
DTE Energy Company's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is a whopping $3 billion (£2.2 billion).
The EBITDA is a measure of a DTE Energy Company's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
To put DTE Energy Company's EBITDA into context you can compare it against that of similar companies.
|Revenue TTM||$12 billion|
|Operating margin TTM||16.36%|
|Gross profit TTM||$3.4 billion|
|Return on assets TTM||2.97%|
|Return on equity TTM||11.66%|
|Market capitalisation||$23.2 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 1.6 million DTE Energy Company shares held short by investors – that's known as DTE Energy Company's "short interest". This figure is 13.2% down from 1.8 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting DTE Energy Company shares can be evaluated.
DTE Energy Company's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of DTE Energy Company shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of DTE Energy Company shares traded daily (recently around 1.3 million). DTE Energy Company's SIR currently stands at 1.25. In other words for every 100,000 DTE Energy Company shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1250 shares are currently held short.
To gain some more context, you can compare DTE Energy Company's short interest ratio against those of similar companies.
However DTE Energy Company's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of DTE Energy Company shares, or, against the total number of tradable DTE Energy Company shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case DTE Energy Company's short interest could be expressed as 0.01% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 DTE Energy Company shares in existence, roughly 10 shares are currently held short) or 0.0105% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable DTE Energy Company shares, roughly 11 shares are currently held short).
Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against DTE Energy Company.
Find out more about how you can short DTE Energy Company stock.
Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like DTE Energy Company.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Total ESG risk: 32.14
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and DTE Energy Company's overall score of 32.14 (as at 01/01/2019) is pretty weak – landing it in it in the 62nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like DTE Energy Company is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
To gain some more context, you can compare DTE Energy Company's total ESG risk score against those of similar companies.
Environmental score: 16.54/100
DTE Energy Company's environmental score of 16.54 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that DTE Energy Company is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Social score: 10.4/100
DTE Energy Company's social score of 10.4 puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that DTE Energy Company is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Governance score: 8.2/100
DTE Energy Company's governance score puts it squarely in the 3rd percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that DTE Energy Company is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Controversy score: 2/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, DTE Energy Company scored a 2 out of 5 for controversy – the second-highest score possible, reflecting that DTE Energy Company has, for the most part, managed to keep its nose clean.
Wondering how that compares? Below are the controversy scores of similar companies.
|Total ESG score||32.14|
|Total ESG percentile||62.1|
|Environmental score percentile||3|
|Social score percentile||3|
|Governance score percentile||3|
|Level of controversy||2|
Dividend payout ratio: 57.66% of net profits
Recently DTE Energy Company has paid out, on average, around 57.66% of net profits as dividends. That has enabled analysts to estimate a "forward annual dividend yield" of 3.63% of the current stock value. This means that over a year, based on recent payouts (which are sadly no guarantee of future payouts), DTE Energy Company shareholders could enjoy a 3.63% return on their shares, in the form of dividend payments. In DTE Energy Company's case, that would currently equate to about $4.34 per share.
DTE Energy Company's payout ratio would broadly be considered high, and as such this stock could appeal to those looking to generate an income. Bear in mind however that companies should normally also look to re-invest a decent amount of net profits to ensure future growth.
DTE Energy Company's most recent dividend payout was on 15 January 2021. The latest dividend was paid out to all shareholders who bought their shares by 18 December 2020 (the "ex-dividend date").
DTE Energy Company's dividend payout ratio is perhaps best considered in relation to those of similar companies.
DTE Energy Company's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 15 January 1963. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your DTE Energy Company shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for DTE Energy Company shares which in turn could have impacted DTE Energy Company's share price.
Over the last 12 months, DTE Energy Company's shares have ranged in value from as little as $69.2983 up to $134.4092. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE average) beta is 1, while DTE Energy Company's is 0.5822. This would suggest that DTE Energy Company's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
To put DTE Energy Company's beta into context you can compare it against those of similar companies.
DTE Energy Company engages in the utility operations. The company's Electric segment generates, purchases, distributes, and sells electricity to approximately 2.2 million residential, commercial, and industrial customers in southeastern Michigan. It generates electricity through fossil-fuel, hydroelectric pumped storage, and nuclear plants, as well as wind and other renewable assets. This segment owns and operates approximately 700 distribution substations and 445,200 line transformers. The company's Gas segment purchases, stores, transports, distributes, and sells natural gas to approximately 1.3 million residential, commercial, and industrial customers throughout Michigan; and sells storage and transportation capacity. This segment has approximately 20,000 miles of distribution mains; 1,305,000 service pipelines; and 1,285,000 active meters, as well as owns approximately 2,000 miles of transmission pipelines. Its Gas Storage and Pipelines segment owns natural gas storage fields, lateral and gathering pipeline systems, and compression and surface facilities, as well as has ownership interests in interstate pipelines serving the Gulf Coast, Midwest, Ontario, and northeast markets. The company's Power and Industrial Projects segment offers metallurgical coke; pulverized coal and petroleum coke to the steel, pulp and paper, and other industries; and power, steam and chilled water production, and wastewater treatment services, as well as supplies compressed air to industrial customers. It also owns and operates 5 renewable generating plants with a capacity of 217 MWs; 23 gas recovery sites; and 10 reduced emissions fuel facilities. Its Energy Trading segment engages in power, natural gas, and environmental marketing and trading; structured transactions; and the optimization of contracted natural gas pipeline transportation and storage positions. The company was founded in 1903 and is headquartered in Detroit, Michigan.
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