News stories about CPFL Energia (NYSE:CPL) have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. CPFL Energia earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.4769573360636 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Shares of CPFL Energia (NYSE:CPL) traded down $0.05 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $13.27. 11,654 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 120,946. CPFL Energia has a fifty-two week low of $10.63 and a fifty-two week high of $17.69. The company has a market capitalization of $6,779.31, a P/E ratio of 25.13 and a beta of 1.49. The company has a quick ratio of 0.84, a current ratio of 0.84 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.30.
CPFL Energia (NYSE:CPL) last announced its earnings results on Monday, November 13th. The utilities provider reported $0.21 earnings per share for the quarter. CPFL Energia had a net margin of 3.48% and a return on equity of 8.18%. The business had revenue of $2.46 billion during the quarter.
Separately, ValuEngine lowered shares of CPFL Energia from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 10th.
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About CPFL Energia
CPFL Energia SA is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, distributes, generates, transmits and commercializes electricity in Brazil, as well as provides energy-related services. Its segments include Distribution, Conventional Generation Sources, Renewable Energy Generation, Commercialization and Services.
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