reported fourth-quarter earnings of $319 million, or $1.30 per share, compared to $289 million, or $1.10 per share, during the same period last year.
Sempra's quarterly revenue fell to $2.29 billion from $3.11 billion last year.
Analysts were expecting Sempra to report earnings of 91 cents per share and revenue of $2.55 billion, according to Thompson Reuters.
Sempra reaffirmed its yearly EPS guidance of between $4.35 and $4.60 per share.
Sempra Energy and its subsidiaries generate electricity and transport natural gas in North America, Europe and Asia. Sempra's subsidiaries include San Diego Gas & Electric and Southern California Gas.
Sempra was recently moving 2.8% higher at $40.27 per share.
Among Sempra's peer group,
( EP) was recently falling 2% at $6.96 per share, and
was rising 2.8% at $30.53 per share.
Sempra will hold a conference call at 1 p.m. EST.