What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Analysts strongly back NV Energy, with five of eight rating it a buy and the remainder rating it a hold. Analysts like NV Energy better than competitor Pinnacle West Capital overall. Analysts still rate the stock a moderate buy, but they are a bit more wary about it compared to three months ago.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $1.09 billion in revenue this quarter. That would represent a decline of 3.5% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.71 per share. Estimates range from $0.68 to $0.75.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly backing the stock, with 100% awarding it an outperform rating. The community at large backs the All-Stars, with 95.6% assigning it a rating of outperform. Fools are gung-ho about NV Energy, though the message boards have been quiet lately, with only 44 posts in the past 30 days. NV Energy has a bullish CAPS rating of five out of five stars that is about on par with the Fool community assessment.
Revenue has fallen for the past three quarters.
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