Unpacking the Momentum Driving PG&E Stock.

PG&E stock is trading -14.1% below its average target price of $19.57 after marking a 1.4% during today's morning session. Analysts are giving the Large-Cap Utilities—Independent Power Producers company an average rating of buy and target prices ranging from $16.0 to $22.0 per share.

The stock has a very low short interest at 1.3%, and a short ratio of 1.75. The company's insiders own 3.34% of its outstanding shares, which indicates a strong alignment between management and shareholder interests. Finally, we also note that a significant number of institutional investors are invested in the stock, with 97.7% of PG&E's shares being owned by this investor type.

Institutions Invested in PG&E

Date Reported Holder Percentage Shares Value
2023-12-31 Vanguard Group Inc 11% 276,696,522 $4,651,268,387
2023-12-31 FMR, LLC 7% 172,625,400 $2,901,832,881
2023-12-31 Blackrock Inc. 6% 161,540,380 $2,715,493,701
2023-12-31 JP Morgan Chase & Company 5% 122,908,650 $2,066,094,340
2023-12-31 Capital International Investors 4% 116,093,791 $1,951,536,564
2023-12-31 State Street Corporation 4% 108,942,891 $1,831,329,939
2023-12-31 Massachusetts Financial Services Co. 3% 84,516,243 $1,420,717,999
2023-12-31 Capital Research Global Investors 3% 79,654,737 $1,338,996,086
2023-12-31 Third Point, LLC 2% 57,860,000 $972,626,569
2023-12-31 Blackstone Inc 2% 48,578,945 $816,612,039

Besides an analyst consensus of some upside potential, other market factors point to there being positive market sentiment on PG&E.

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