The risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading may be slightly higher than the regular market hours. The reason is that extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular security due to lower liquidity and higher volatility as issuers often announce critical financial information outside regular trading hours. After-hours trades for Constellation Energy Corporation (CEG) shows that investor sentiment remained broken, with the stock’s consolidated last price falling by -$0.02, or -0.02%, to $126.50. The Constellation Energy Corporation has recorded 67,084 volume in the after hours trading session. Earlier, Yahoo Finance discussed this stock as it revealed Constellation Awards $500,000 to Clean Energy, Community-based Student Projects Through Energy to Educate Program.
The company is listed on the NASDAQ and operates within the Utilities – Renewable industry segment. At the end of the last regular session, the stock closed at $126.52 and fluctuated between $126.71 as its day high and $123.39 as its day low. The current market capitalization of Constellation Energy Corporation is $40.36B. A total of 1.42 million shares were traded on the day, compared to an average of 1.72M shares.
Furthermore, investors take into consideration insider trades when predicting a stock’s future trajectory. During the recent three months, CEG has seen 10 BUY and 0 SELL insider trades, representing the acquisition of 3,910 and the disposition of 0 shares. Over the last 12 months, there were 46 BUYs and 16 SELLs from insiders. Insiders purchased 211,166 shares during that period but sold 114,088.
The dividend paying company demonstrates a positive outlook for investors and helps them generate immediate cash. Constellation Energy Corporation pays an annual dividend of $1.15, resulting in a dividend yield of 0.91%, and it has a price to earnings (P/E) ratio of 24.23. CEG’s most recent ex-dividend date was 11/16/2023 when it declared a $0.2820 quarterly dividend that was paid in cash on 12/8/2023. Previously, the company paid the dividend on 9/8/2023 with an ex-dividend date of 8/11/2023. The CEG stock dividend was $0.2820 per share in cash.
It has been observed that price targets are rarely accurate, but they can exert some influence from time to time, and are often accepted as valuable in the market. According to analysts who have offered 12-month price targets for CEG in the last 3 months, the mean price target is $128.55 with high estimates of $151.00 and low estimates of $116.00. In terms of 52-week highs and lows, CEG has a high of $125.62 and a low of $71.16.
As of this writing, CEG has an earnings estimate of $1.75 per share for the current quarter. EPS was calculated based on a consensus of 3 estimates, with a high estimate of $2.58 per share and a lower estimate of $1.2. The company reported an EPS of $2.56 in the last quarter, which was 250.70% higher than expectations of $0.73.
Balance Sheet Annually/Quarterly
An equity investor’s investment can be viewed on a balance sheet by looking at what assets and liabilities the company has. Investors can determine the company’s prospects by calculating its financial ratios based on this information. CEG’s latest balance sheet shows that the firm has $504.00M in Cash & Short Term Investments as of fiscal 2021. There were $8.20B in debt and $8.00B in liabilities at the time. Its Book Value Per Share was $36.57, while its Total Shareholder’s Equity was $11.61B.
There may be slightly higher risks associated with pre-market and after-hours trading than during regular market hours. Due to the fact that issuers often announce critical financial information outside of regular trading hours, extended-hours trading may result in wider spreads for particular securities. Currently, 0 analysts are providing their opinions on the stock. On a scale of 1 to 5, with 1 being Sell and 5 being Buy, the average analyst rating for CEG is Buy with a score of 4.27.