UIL: UIL Holdings Corporation is an electric utility company.
Closing Price: 26.43 on 8/20/10
52-Week Price Range: 23.79-30.33
Ex Dividend: 9/15/10
Pay Day: 10/1/10
Risk: You need to further evaluate UIL thoroughly. Well-informed, you decide what to do. Remember that there is risk of loss in all trading. I don’t own any UIL shares. Here are the pluses and minuses.
+ Beta: 0.8
– Debt: 676.2 million
+ Dividend: On 7/1/10 the quarterly dividend was $43.20 per 100 shares (6.54% yield).
+ Earnings: For the third quarter 2010, analysts estimate UIL will earn $0.79 per share. This is an increase of 9.67% over the 2009 third quarter earnings.
+ Free Cash Flow: +0.03
+ Reuters Research Average Rating: Outperform
+ PE: 14.61
+ Price/Book Ratio: 1.37
– Price/Sales Ratio: 0.90
+ Sales: 888.1 million in trailing 12-month sales