Duke Energy’s target price
The consensus Wall Street analyst price target for Duke Energy (DUK) is $79.72. Its current market price is $77.65, implying a rise of just 2.7% over the next year.
The following chart shows how analysts’ views on Duke Energy have changed in recent months. The “sell” ratings have emerged from “hold” ratings during the last few months.
NextEra Energy (NEE) is expected to rise 11% in the next year. According to analysts’ consensus estimates, NEE has a mean target price of $136.67, compared to its current market price of $124.21.
Southern Company (SO) has a mean price target of $50.78, compared to its current market price of $49.00. This implies an estimated upside of 3.7% in one year.
To find out which utilities might offer attractive upsides in 2017, please check out A Look at S&P 500 Utilities with Attractive Upsides in 2017.