Pacific Gas & Electric Co. -- The Essentials

Large-cap Utilities company Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has moved -0.0% so far today on a volume of 486,627, compared to its average of 18,003,390. In contrast, the S&P 500 index moved -0.0%.

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. trades -11.07% away from its average analyst target price of $19.46 per share. The 12 analysts following the stock have set target prices ranging from $14.0 to $21.0, and on average have given Pacific Gas & Electric Co. a rating of buy.

If you are considering an investment in PCG, you'll want to know the following:

  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s current price is 21.0% above its Graham number of $14.3, which implies that at its current valuation it does not offer a margin of safety

  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has moved 29.0% over the last year, and the S&P 500 logged a change of 15.0%

  • Based on its trailing earnings per share of 0.92, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has a trailing 12 month Price to Earnings (P/E) ratio of 18.8 while the S&P 500 average is 15.97

  • PCG has a forward P/E ratio of 12.8 based on its forward 12 month price to earnings (EPS) of $1.35 per share

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 3.23 — a number near or below 1 signifying that Pacific Gas & Electric Co. is fairly valued compared to its estimated growth potential

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 1.5 compared to its sector average of 1.03

  • PG&E Corporation, through its subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, engages in the sale and delivery of electricity and natural gas to customers in northern and central California, the United States. It generates electricity using nuclear, hydroelectric, fossil fuel-fired, fuel cell, and photovoltaic sources.

  • Based in Oakland, the company has 26,010 full time employees and a market cap of $43.28 Billion. Pacific Gas & Electric Co. currently returns an annual dividend yield of 7.9%.

The above analysis is intended for educational purposes only and was performed on the basis of publicly available data. It is not to be construed as a recommendation to buy or sell any security. Any buy, sell, or other recommendations mentioned in the article are direct quotations of consensus recommendations from the analysts covering the stock, and do not represent the opinions of Market Inference or its writers. Past performance, accounting data, and inferences about market position and corporate valuation are not reliable indicators of future price movements. Market Inference does not provide financial advice. Investors should conduct their own review and analysis of any company of interest before making an investment decision.