Occidental Asset Management LLC grew its stake in shares of Exelon Co. (NYSE:EXC) by 1.3% during the 4th quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 20,566 shares of the energy giant’s stock after purchasing an additional 266 shares during the quarter. Occidental Asset Management LLC’s holdings in Exelon were worth $938,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of EXC. Cliftonlarsonallen Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Exelon by 0.4% in the 3rd quarter. Cliftonlarsonallen Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 48,412 shares of the energy giant’s stock valued at $2,339,000 after purchasing an additional 212 shares during the period. Trust Co. of Toledo NA OH increased its holdings in Exelon by 0.6% in the 3rd quarter. Trust Co. of Toledo NA OH now owns 33,941 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $1,640,000 after purchasing an additional 218 shares in the last quarter. FinTrust Capital Advisors LLC increased its holdings in Exelon by 7.5% in the 3rd quarter. FinTrust Capital Advisors LLC now owns 3,527 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $170,000 after purchasing an additional 245 shares in the last quarter. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group increased its holdings in Exelon by 1.3% in the 2nd quarter. Rehmann Capital Advisory Group now owns 19,106 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $916,000 after purchasing an additional 247 shares in the last quarter. Finally, VeraBank N.A. increased its holdings in Exelon by 2.1% in the 3rd quarter. VeraBank N.A. now owns 12,074 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $583,000 after purchasing an additional 250 shares in the last quarter. 78.99% of the stock is currently owned by hedge funds and other institutional investors.

Shares of Exelon stock opened at $46.67 on Thursday. Exelon Co. has a one year low of $43.42 and a one year high of $51.18. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.95, a current ratio of 0.90 and a quick ratio of 0.77. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $45.14 and its 200 day moving average is $46.23. The firm has a market cap of $45.17 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.96, a PEG ratio of 4.50 and a beta of 0.26.

Exelon (NYSE:EXC) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, October 31st. The energy giant reported $0.92 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.89 by $0.03. Exelon had a return on equity of 8.47% and a net margin of 6.43%. The company had revenue of $9.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $8.70 billion. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.88 EPS. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 16.4% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, sell-side analysts expect that Exelon Co. will post 3.14 EPS for the current fiscal year.

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the company. Wells Fargo & Co set a $54.00 target price on Exelon and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 1st. Argus reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $53.00 target price on shares of Exelon in a report on Wednesday, September 18th. Mizuho lowered their target price on Exelon from $49.00 to $47.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a report on Wednesday, October 16th. Credit Suisse Group decreased their price target on Exelon from $51.00 to $50.00 and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Friday, October 18th. Finally, Barclays reissued a “buy” rating and issued a $54.00 price target on shares of Exelon in a research note on Thursday, September 26th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $52.25.

About Exelon

Exelon Corporation, a utility services holding company, engages in energy generation and delivery businesses in the United States and Canada. It owns nuclear, fossil, wind, hydroelectric, and solar generating facilities. The company also sells electricity to wholesale and retail customers; and sells natural gas, renewable energy, and other energy-related products and services.

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