Benjamin Graham taught that Intelligent Investors must do a thorough fundamental analysis of investment opportunities to determine their intrinsic value and inherent risk. This is best done by utilizing a systematic approach to analysis that will provide investors with a sense of how a specific company compares to another company or by reviewing the 10 Stocks for Using A Benjamin Graham Value Investing Strategy – February 2017. By using the ModernGraham method one can review a company’s historical accomplishments and determine an intrinsic value that can be compared across industries. What follows is a stock analysis showing a specific look at how Duke Energy Corp (DUK) fares in the ModernGraham valuation model.
Company Profile (obtained from Google Finance): Duke Energy Corporation (Duke Energy) is an energy company. The Company’s segments include Regulated Utilities, International Energy and Commercial Portfolio. Duke Energy’s subsidiaries include its subsidiary registrants: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; Progress Energy, Inc.; Duke Energy Progress, LLC; Duke Energy Florida, LLC; Duke Energy Ohio, Inc. , and Duke Energy Indiana, Inc. (Duke Energy Indiana). Its Regulated Utilities segment conducts operations through Duke Energy Carolinas, Duke Energy Progress, Duke Energy Florida, Duke Energy Indiana and Duke Energy Ohio. Its International Energy segment operates and manages power generation facilities and engages in sales and marketing of electric power, natural gas, and natural gas liquids. The Company’s Commercial Portfolio’s renewable energy includes utility-scale wind and solar generation assets which total approximately 2,400 megawatts across over 10 states from approximately 20 wind farms and over 50 commercial solar farms.
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|ModernGraham tagged articles||Morningstar|
|Google Finance||MSN Money|
|Yahoo Finance||Seeking Alpha|
Most Recent Balance Sheet Figures
|Balance Sheet Information||9/1/2016|
|Total Current Assets||$13,534,000,000|
|Total Current Liabilities||$12,076,000,000|
|Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average)||691,000,000|
Earnings Per Share History
|Next Fiscal Year Estimate||$4.21|
Earnings Per Share – ModernGraham History
|Next Fiscal Year Estimate||$3.72|
Other ModernGraham posts about the company
|Duke Energy Corporation Valuation – November 2015 Update $DUK|
|30 Companies in the Spotlight This Week – 11/15/14|
|Duke Energy Corporation Annual Valuation – 2014 $DUK|
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