- Last Close 326.65
- Sector Utilities
- Industry Utilities - Regulated Electric
- Investment Style Mid Value
- Day Range — – —
- Year Range — – —
- Market Cap —
- Volume / Avg — / —
- Price / Sales 5.20
- Price / Book 1.55
- Forward Div Yield 0.88%
- Trailing Div Yield —
Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis CEPU
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Company Profile CEPU
Central Puerto SA is a private sector power generation company. It is mainly engaged in electric power generation and commercialization. The company is also involved in the natural gas distribution public sector service in the Cuyo and Centro regions in Argentina. The Group has three reporting segments: production of electric power from conventional sources, production of electric power from renewable sources and natural gas transport and distribution. The company derives maximum revenue from Electric Power Generation from conventional sources segment.
Buenos Aires, C1104BAB, ARG
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FAQs for Central Puerto SA Shs 1 Vote Stock
Yes. CEPU has a forward dividend yield of 0.88%.
CEPU’s full dividends and stock split history
on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.
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CEPU’s stock style is Mid Core.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.
High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.
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CEPU’s price/sales is 5.20.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.
CEPU’s price/forward earnings is 52.26.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.
CEPU’s price/book is 1.55.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.
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CEPU’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.
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