CEPU:NYE-Central Puerto S.A (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Utilities-Regulated Electric | NYE

Last Closing Price

USD 2.78

Change

-0.02 (-0.71)%

Market Cap

USD 0.77B

Volume

0.08M

Average Target Price

N/A
Average Analyst Rating

N/A

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict

About

Central Puerto S.A. generates and sells electric power to private and public customers in Argentina. It also produces steam. As of December 31, 2018, the company owned and operated five thermal generation plants, one hydroelectric generation plant, and two wind farms with a total installed capacity of 3,810 MW. Central Puerto S.A. was founded in 1989 and is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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Largest Industry Peers for Utilities-Regulated Electric

Symbol Name Price(Change) Market Cap Price / Earning Ratio EV/EBITDA
NEE NextEra Energy, Inc

-0.83 (-1.13%)

USD143.70B 37.05 19.10
DUK-PA Duke Energy Corporation

N/A

USD69.57B 10.34 N/A
DUK Duke Energy Corporation

-1.20 (-1.30%)

USD67.97B 33.84 14.35
SO The Southern Company

-0.36 (-0.58%)

USD65.36B 20.71 12.53
WEC WEC Energy Group, Inc

-1.09 (-1.15%)

USD29.77B 24.77 14.90
ES Eversource Energy

-1.27 (-1.46%)

USD29.76B 24.64 14.44
ED Consolidated Edison, Inc

-0.60 (-0.79%)

USD25.42B 18.73 11.08
PCG PG&E Corporation

-0.11 (-0.87%)

USD25.01B 65.90 N/A
DTE DTE Energy Company

-0.90 (-0.71%)

USD24.55B 17.95 11.98
EIX Edison International

+0.29 (+0.47%)

USD23.29B 63.97 15.59

ETFs Containing CEPU

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
DOGS Arrow Dogs of the World E.. 0.00 % 1.34 %

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USD3.37M

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Utilities-Regulated Electric)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -42.80% 3% F 7% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -42.80% 3% F 6% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -31.02% 6% F 11% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -31.02% 6% F 10% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain -33.09% N/A N/A 1% F
Dividend Return 0.71% N/A N/A 23% F
Total Return -32.38% N/A N/A 1% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 29.58% N/A N/A 21% F
Risk Adjusted Return -109.48% N/A N/A 2% F
Market Capitalization 0.77B 12% F 50% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Utilities-Regulated Electric)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 0.60 97% A+ 99% A+
Price/Book Ratio 0.44 94% A 95% A
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 0.06 79% C+ 85% B
EV/EBITDA 0.07 87% B+ 98% A+
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 8.51% 47% F 61% D-
Return on Invested Capital 12.15% 91% A- 78% C+
Return on Assets 7.62% 94% A 91% A-
Debt to Equity Ratio 52.58% 79% C+ 59% F
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 2.47 61% D- 43% F
Short Percent N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Beta 1.82 3% F 16% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Underpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Underpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to book value basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Underpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Low debt

The company is less leveraged than its peers ,, and is among the top quartile, which makes it more flexible. However, do check the news and look at its sector. Sometimes this is low because the company is not growing and has no growth potential.

Positive cash flow

The company had positive total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Positive free cash flow

The company had positive total free cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Underpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

Superior Revenue Growth

This stock has shown top quartile revenue growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.

Poor return on equity

The company management has delivered below median return on equity in the most recent 4 quarters compared to its peers.