NextEra Energy, Inc.
reported second-quarter 2021 adjusted earnings of 71 cents per share, which beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 67 cents by 5.6%. The bottom line was also up 9.2% from 65 cents per share in the prior-year quarter.
This year-over-year improvement was owing to solid performance of all businesses and expansion of its customer base.
On a GAAP basis, the company recorded earnings of 13 cents compared with 65 cents per share in the year-ago quarter.
For the second quarter, NextEra’s operating revenues were $3,927 million, which lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $5,125 million by 23.4%. The top line also dipped 6.6% year over year.
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