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Chesapeake Utilities Corp CPK

Morningstar Rating
$102.51 +1.76 (1.75%)
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Price vs Fair Value

CPK is trading at a 18% discount.
Price
$102.70
Fair Value
$336.69
Uncertainty
High
1-Star Price
$972.64
5-Star Price
$467.84
Economic Moat
Xwypy
Capital Allocation
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Trading Information

Previous Close Price
$100.75
Day Range
$100.93102.56
52-Week Range
$83.80132.91
Bid/Ask
$99.87 / $104.98
Market Cap
$2.28 Bil
Volume/Avg
101,311 / 124,702

Key Statistics

Price/Earnings (Normalized)
20.64
Price/Sales
2.82
Dividend Yield (Trailing)
2.30%
Dividend Yield (Forward)
2.30%
Total Yield
2.30%

Company Profile

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.
Sector
Utilities
Industry
Utilities - Regulated Gas
Stock Style Box
Small Core
Total Number of Employees
1,281

Comparables

Valuation

Metric
CPK
PPL
NJR
Price/Earnings (Normalized)
20.6417.5818.34
Price/Book Value
1.841.382.01
Price/Sales
2.822.312.42
Price/Cash Flow
10.8910.1210.53
Price/Earnings
CPK
PPL
NJR

Financial Strength

Metric
CPK
PPL
NJR
Quick Ratio
0.290.590.29
Current Ratio
0.480.880.70
Interest Coverage
4.122.343.18
Quick Ratio
CPK
PPL
NJR

Profitability

Metric
CPK
PPL
NJR
Return on Assets (Normalized)
4.02%3.08%3.45%
Return on Equity (Normalized)
10.58%8.47%11.23%
Return on Invested Capital (Normalized)
6.81%5.87%6.29%
Return on Assets
CPK
PPL
NJR
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