Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG): Price and Financial Metrics

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG): $8.79

-0.29 (-3.19%)

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  • PCG scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 64.3% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for PCG is in Stability, which has been heading up over the past 31 weeks.
  • PCG ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 2nd percentile.

PCG Stock Summary

  • PG&E Corp's stock had its IPO on January 1, 1986, making it an older stock than 92.76% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of PG&E Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 0.49% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • PG&E Corp's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is -133.54%, greater than the shareholder yield of just 1.88% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to PG&E Corp are NXST, ON, GDEN, VRTS, and XPO.
  • PCG's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit PG&E Corp's official web site, go to

PCG Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Utilities stock, PCG's price/sales ratio is 50% lower, now standing at 1.
  • PCG's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.8 over the prior 243 months.
  • PCG's price/earnings ratio has moved down 10.8 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for PCG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
PCG 2016-07-18 1.9 1.9 33.7 30.3
PCG 2012-09-10 1.2 1.4 24.7 17.6
PCG 2011-07-05 1.2 1.5 16.1 13.2
PCG 2008-01-22 1.1 1.7 15.3 10.1
PCG 2001-12-27 0.3 2.1 -2.2 -4.4
PCG 2001-08-30 0.2 2.2 -1.5 -3.5

PCG Growth Metrics

  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at -64.56%.
  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at 6.41%.
  • The 5 year revenue growth rate now stands at 2.65%.
PCG's revenue has moved up $1,750,000,000 over the prior 15 months.

The table below shows PCG's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-03-31 18,879 -19,537 -1,569
2020-12-31 18,469 -19,130 -1,318
2020-09-30 18,464 -18,470 -5,135
2020-06-30 18,014 5,350 -6,837
2020-03-31 17,424 4,177 -7,418
2019-12-31 17,129 4,816 -7,656

PCG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of PCG, see our PCG price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $15.13 Average Broker Recommendation 1.53 (Moderate Buy)

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PCG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $8.79 52-week high $12.91
Prev. close $9.08 52-week low $8.48
Day low $8.74 Volume 37,835,100
Day high $9.25 Avg. volume 14,432,505
50-day MA $10.02 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $11.10 Market Cap 17.45B

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG) Company Bio

PG&E Corporation transmits, delivers, and sells electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial, industrial, and agricultural customers primarily in northern and central California. The company was founded in 1905 and is based in San Francisco, California.

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Latest PCG News From Around the Web

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Pacific Gas & Electric Co. Consensus Indicates Potential 65.4% Upside

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. found using ticker (PCG) now have 12 analysts covering the stock with the consensus suggesting a rating of ''Buy''. The target price ranges between 17 and 14 calculating the mean target price we have 15.13. Now with the previous closing price of 9.15 this now indicates there is a potential upside of 65.4%. The 50 day moving average now sits at 9.99 and the 200 day moving average is 10.93. The company has a market cap of $20,425m. Find out more information at: /> [stock_market_widget type="chart" symbol="PCG" chart="bar" range="6mo" interval="1d" line-color="rgb(49, 125, 189)"] PG&E Corporation, through its subsidiary, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, engages in the sale and delivery of electricity and natural gas to customers in northern and central Californi...

DirectorsTalk | July 30, 2021

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In this article, we discuss the 15 best high volume stocks to buy now. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Best High Volume Stocks to Buy Now. In May this year, the chief of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Gary Gensler appeared […]

Yahoo | July 30, 2021

PG&E disputes plan for criminal charges in 2020 wildfire

PG&E Corp said late on Thursday it disagreed with a Northern California prosecutor who said that criminal charges will be filed in last year's Zogg Fire, arguing the California grid operator had already resolved civil claims with the affected county. Shasta County District Attorney Stephanie Bridgett said in a Facebook post that PG&E was "criminally liable" for the fire, Bloomberg News reported, adding that a "filing decision" will be made before the Sept. 27 anniversary of the blaze.

Yahoo | July 30, 2021

In Response to District Attorney’s Statement, PG&E Disputes Criminal Charges Warranted in 2020 Zogg Fire

SAN FRANCISCO,, July 30, 2021--PG&E Corporation (NYSE: PCG) shared the following statements today in regard to the announcement by the Shasta County District Attorney’s office that it will file criminal charges against PG&E related to the 2020 Zogg Fire.

Yahoo | July 30, 2021

PG&E Corporation (PCG) Q2 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

PCG earnings call for the period ending June 30, 2021.

Yahoo | July 30, 2021

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PCG Price Returns

1-mo -15.64%
3-mo -23.10%
6-mo -25.06%
1-year -5.99%
3-year -79.22%
5-year -85.79%
YTD -29.45%
2020 14.63%
2019 -54.23%
2018 -47.02%
2017 -24.51%
2016 17.90%

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