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Chesapeake Utilities Corp CPK Stock Quote

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NYSE: CPK

Last close prices updated as of Feb 01, 2023, 3:20 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 126.08
  • Sector Utilities
  • Industry Utilities - Regulated Gas
  • Investment Style Small Blend
  • Day Range 124.25  –  126.27
  • Year Range 105.79  –  142.81
  • Market Cap 2.2377 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 33,546.0 /  80,705.5
  • Price / Sales 3.43
  • Price / Book 2.75
  • Forward Div Yield 1.70%
  • Trailing Div Yield 1.65%

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Company Profile CPK

Business Description

Chesapeake Utilities Corp is a diversified energy delivery company that is engaged in natural gas transmission and distribution, electricity generation and distribution, propane gas distribution, mobile compressed natural gas utility services and solutions and other businesses. The company operates in two reportable segments, Regulated Energy and Unregulated Energy. The company's natural gas and electric distribution operations in Delaware, Maryland and Florida are subject to regulation by their respective PSC. Eastern Shore, its natural gas transmission subsidiary, is subject to regulation by the FERC and Peninsula Pipeline and Aspire Energy Express, its intrastate pipeline subsidiaries, are subject to regulation by the Florida PSC and Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, respectively.

Contact
909 Silver Lake Boulevard
Dover, DE, 19904
Industry Utilities - Regulated Gas
Employees 1,007

FAQs for Chesapeake Utilities Corp Stock

Yes. CPK has a forward dividend yield of 1.70%. See CPK’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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CPK’s market cap is 2.24 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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CPK’s stock style is Small 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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CPK’s price/sales is 3.43.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

CPK’s price/forward earnings is 23.36.
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.

CPK’s price/book is 2.75.
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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CPK’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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