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RWE AG (XTER:RWE) Shares Outstanding (EOP) : 744 Mil (As of Mar. 2024)


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What is RWE AG Shares Outstanding (EOP)?

Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. RWE AG's shares outstanding for the quarter that ended in Mar. 2024 was 744 Mil.

RWE AG's quarterly shares outstanding stayed the same from Dec. 2023 (744 Mil) to Mar. 2024 (744 Mil).

RWE AG's annual shares outstanding increased from Dec. 2022 (676 Mil) to Dec. 2023 (744 Mil). It means RWE AG issued new shares from Dec. 2022 to Dec. 2023 .


RWE AG Shares Outstanding (EOP) Historical Data

The historical data trend for RWE AG's Shares Outstanding (EOP) can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

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RWE AG Shares Outstanding (EOP) Chart

RWE AG Annual Data
Trend Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20 Dec21 Dec22 Dec23
Shares Outstanding (EOP)
Get a 7-Day Free Trial Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 614.75 676.22 676.22 676.22 743.84

RWE AG Quarterly Data
Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21 Sep21 Dec21 Mar22 Jun22 Sep22 Dec22 Mar23 Jun23 Sep23 Dec23 Mar24
Shares Outstanding (EOP) Get a 7-Day Free Trial Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 743.84 743.84 743.80 743.84 743.84

Competitive Comparison of RWE AG's Shares Outstanding (EOP)

For the Utilities - Diversified subindustry, RWE AG's Shares Outstanding (EOP), along with its competitors' market caps and Shares Outstanding (EOP) data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.


RWE AG's Shares Outstanding (EOP) Distribution in the Utilities - Regulated Industry

For the Utilities - Regulated industry and Utilities sector, RWE AG's Shares Outstanding (EOP) distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where RWE AG's Shares Outstanding (EOP) falls into.



RWE AG Shares Outstanding (EOP) Calculation

Shares outstanding are shares that have been authorized, issued, and purchased by investors and are held by them. They have voting rights and represent ownership in the corporation by the person that holds the shares. They should be distinguished from treasury shares, which are shares held by the corporation itself, having no exercisable rights.

Shares outstanding can be calculated as either basic or fully diluted. The fully diluted shares outstanding count includes diluting securities, such as options, warrants or convertibles.

Please note: GuruFocus named Shares Outstanding (EOP) is the shares for that end of period. It is usually used to calculate balance sheet related items, such as Book Value per Share, etc. While Shares Outstanding (Diluted Average) and Shares Outstanding (Basic Average) are the weighted average shares over a period of time (a year, a quarter, or so). They are usually used to calculate income statement or cashflow statement related items, such as Earnings per Share (Diluted), etc.


RWE AG  (XTER:RWE) Shares Outstanding (EOP) Explanation

A company may buy back shares or issue shares in any fiscal period. If a company buys back shares, we should observe that the total number of shares decline. If the company issues new shares, the number of shares outstanding increases.

Usually the presence of treasury shares and a history of buyback are good indicators that company has competitive advantage. But studies have shown that companies usually buy back at wrong time. Buying back shares below its intrinsic value increases value for remaining shareholders. Buying back overvalued shares destroys value for existing shareholders.


Be Aware

Warren Buffett looks for consistency and upward long term trend. Because of share repurchase it is possible for net earnings trend to differ from EPS trend. He preferred net income over EPS. The companies with durable competitive advantage companies report higher % net earnings to total revenues.

Important: If a company is showing net earnings history greater than 20% on total revenues, it is probably benefiting from a long term competitive advantage.

If net earnings is less than 10%, likely to be in a highly competitive business.


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RWE AG (XTER:RWE) Business Description

Address
RWE Platz 1, Essen, NW, DEU, 45141
Since the deal with E.On, RWE is refocused on power generation, mostly in Europe. It owns 38 gigawatts of power generation capacity: 28% from lignite and hard coal plants, 37% from gas plants, 40% from renewables including pumped storage and batteries. Besides Germany, RWE's power plants are chiefly located in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Turkey, and the United States for many onshore wind farms.
Executives
Helle Valentin Supervisory Board
Ullrich Sierau Supervisory Board
Mag. Dr. H.c. Monika Kircher Supervisory Board
Dr. Hans-peter Keitel Supervisory Board
Dr. Markus Krebber Board of Directors
Dr. Michael Müller Board of Directors
Zvezdana Seeger Board of Directors
Dr. Werner Brandt Supervisory Board
Ute Gerbaulet Supervisory Board
Dr. Erhard Schipporeit Supervisory Board
Hauke Stars Supervisory Board
Dr. Andreas Wagner Supervisory Board
Dr. Rolf Martin Schmitz Board of Directors
Dagmar Mühlenfeld Supervisory Board
Peter Ottmann Supervisory Board

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