Fundamentals to Watch About Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG)

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. logged a -0.4% change during today's afternoon session, and is now trading at a price of $17.07 per share. On average, analysts give it a target price of $19.46.

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. The large-cap company is based in the United States. Pacific Gas & Electric Co. currently returns an annual dividend yield of 8.0%.

What to Consider if You Are Thinking of Buying Pacific Gas & Electric Co.:

  • Pacific Gas & Electric Co. has moved 34.0% over the last year.

  • PCG has a forward P/E ratio of 12.6 based on its EPS guidance of 1.35.

  • Over the last 6 years, earnings per share (EPS) have been growing at a compounded average rate of -19.1%.

  • The company has a price to earnings growth (PEG) ratio of 3.24.

  • Its Price to Book (P/B) ratio is 1.48

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Has Irregular Cash Flows

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023-02-23 3,721,000 -9,584,000 13,305,000 44.59
2022-02-10 2,262,000 -6,940,000 9,202,000 180.44
2021-02-25 -19,130,000 -7,690,000 -11,440,000 -202.79
2020-03-31 4,816,000 -6,313,000 11,129,000 -1.22
2019-04-30 4,752,000 -6,514,000 11,266,000 -3.03
2018-02-09 5,977,000 -5,641,000 11,618,000

Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s free cash flows have a decent average of $7.51 Billion over the last 6 years, but they are highly variable since their coefficient of variability is 312735801134.8%. The compounded average growth rate over this period is 0.0%.

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