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

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (PCG): $11.20

0.43 (+3.99%)

POWR Rating

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  • PCG scores best on the Growth dimension, with a Growth rank ahead of 82.63% of US stocks.
  • PCG's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 51 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 92.68% 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; just 0.4% 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 -47.33%, greater than the shareholder yield of just 5.9% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to PG&E Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be EQR, DTE, PEG, CNP, and ES.
  • 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 42.86% lower, now standing at 1.2.
  • Over the past 243 months, PCG's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.
  • Over the past 243 months, PCG's price/sales ratio has gone up 1.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for PCG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
PCG 2021-09-01 1.2 1.1 28.4 31.0
PCG 2021-08-31 1.2 1.0 28.2 31.0
PCG 2021-08-30 1.1 1.0 27.7 30.8
PCG 2021-08-27 1.1 1.0 28.1 30.9
PCG 2021-08-26 1.1 1.0 28.1 30.9
PCG 2021-08-25 1.2 1.1 28.5 31.1

PCG Growth Metrics

  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -853.37%.
  • Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at -86.84%.
  • The 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at 47.1%.
Over the past 15 months, PCG's revenue has gone up $2,137,000,000.

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
2021-06-30 19,561 -21,191 800
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

PCG's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • PCG has a Quality Grade of F, ranking ahead of 2.76% of graded US stocks.
  • PCG's asset turnover comes in at 0.199 -- ranking 63rd of 105 Utilities stocks.
  • SWX, SJW, and AVA are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with PCG.

The table below shows PCG's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.199 0.305 0.017
2021-03-31 0.188 0.310 0.001
2020-12-31 0.190 0.319 0.003
2020-09-30 0.196 0.316 -0.039
2020-06-30 0.196 0.308 -0.062
2020-03-31 0.204 0.293 -0.076

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 $14.38 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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PCG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $11.20 52-week high $12.91
Prev. close $10.77 52-week low $8.24
Day low $10.82 Volume 53,654,500
Day high $11.21 Avg. volume 15,616,052
50-day MA $9.59 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $10.57 Market Cap 27.59B

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

Below are the latest news stories about PG&E Corp that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate PCG as an investment opportunity.

Crews try to box in wildfire in mountains near Santa Barbara

More than 1,300 firefighters helped by aircraft dumping water and fire retardant worked Thursday to box in a wildfire in a Southern California coastal mountain range that has closed a major highway for days.

Yahoo | October 14, 2021

Slay Vampire Appliances Lurking in Your Home this Halloween

SAN FRANCISCO, October 14, 2021--Halloween is near, so you’d better beware of vampires.

Yahoo | October 14, 2021

Wildfire continues to rage in Southern California coastal mountains

A wildfire raging through Southern California coastal mountains threatened ranches and rural homes and kept a major highway shut down Wednesday as the fire-scarred state faced a new round of dry winds that raise the risk of infernos.

Yahoo | October 14, 2021

Installing Nearly 5,000 Electric Vehicle Charging Ports, PG&E Drives More Clean Transportation Access Across Northern and Central California

SAN FRANCISCO, October 13, 2021--Today, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced it has installed 4,827 Level 2 electric vehicle (EV) charging ports at customer sites across Northern and Central California since 2018.

Yahoo | October 13, 2021

Southern California wildfire shuts Highway 101, forces evacuations

Evacuation orders were expanded Tuesday for a growing wildfire driven by intense winds that has shut down a key Southern California highway for more than a day.

Yahoo | October 13, 2021

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PCG Price Returns

1-mo 13.82%
3-mo 18.90%
6-mo 0.45%
1-year 6.36%
3-year -77.07%
5-year -81.02%
YTD -10.11%
2020 14.63%
2019 -54.23%
2018 -47.02%
2017 -24.51%
2016 17.90%

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