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Centrais Elétricas Brasileiras S.A. - Eletrobrás (EBR)

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6.36-0.39 (-5.78%)
As of 12:03PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close6.75
Bid6.43 x 900
Ask6.44 x 1100
Day's Range6.34 - 6.58
52 Week Range2.96 - 11.69
Avg. Volume612,360
Market Cap10.211B
Beta (5Y Monthly)0.83
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
EPS (TTM)-0.54
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield0.34 (4.97%)
Ex-Dividend DateAug. 07, 2020
1y Target EstN/A
  • Reuters

    Brazil minister calls Eletrobras privatization a 'priority'

    Privatizing Brazilian state power company Eletrobras is a priority for the government, the energy minister said on Wednesday, the day after his ministry made public a request for funding to carry out the privatization process. The privatization of Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras SA , as the company is formally known, would require the approval of Congress and faces an uphill political battle. "Within the Pro-Brazil agenda, it's one of the priorities," Mines and Energy Minister Bento Albuquerque told journalists on Wednesday, referring to a federal government program to reignite growth amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

  • Reuters

    Brazil govt may create a new state-run company to privatize Eletrobras

    The administration of President Jair Bolsonaro may create a new state-run company as part of its plan to privatize power firm Eletrobras, according to documents disclosed late on Tuesday. The Ministry of Mines and Energy has required an extra 4 billion reais ($776.02 million) in the 2021 budget in case a new state-run company "is necessary," a document signed by secretary Marisete Pereira showed. The bill on Eletrobras' privatization includes the creation of a state-run company that would hold assets such as the Itaipu hydroelectric plant and a nuclear complex in Angra dos Reis, as well as government programs for the electric sector.