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Consensus Ratings for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 1 Hold Rating(s), 6 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: $21.00 (50.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/10/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingSell$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016SunTrustBoost Price TargetNeutral$13.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/19/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/28/2016GuggenheimInitiated CoverageBuy$16.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/13/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/7/2015Credit SuisseBoost Price TargetOutperform$9.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/24/2015Wolfe ResearchLower Price TargetPeer Perform€26.00 -> €24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/22/2015Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$27.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/6/2015Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$27.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/21/2015Tudor PickeringUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/13/2015Goldman SachsDowngradeBuy -> Neutral$29.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/8/2014Tigress FinancialInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/8/2014Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$38.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/21/2014MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperform$39.00 -> $37.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/2/2016        
5/5/2016Q116$0.06$0.24$3.29 billion$3.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/29/2016Q415$0.05($2.65)$3.61 billion$3.02 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q315$0.79$0.18$4.50 billion$4.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2015Q215($0.01)($0.06)$3.49 billion$3.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2015Q1$0.24($0.37)$3.66 billion$3.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2015Q414$0.93$0.21$2.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014Q314$0.52$0.48$3.46 billion$4.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2014Q114$0.15($0.30)$2.50 billion$3.62 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2014Q1($0.13)($0.18)$2.13 billion$3.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/28/2014Q4$0.17($0.90)$2.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/12/2013Q313$0.83$0.37$3.08 billion$3.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/9/2013Q2 2013$0.23$0.39$2.29 billion$2.93 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2013Q1 2013($0.28)($1.02)$1.92 billion$2.08 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/27/2013Q4 2012($0.15)$2.06$2.55 billion$2.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/2/2012$0.55($0.01)$3.24 billion$2.33 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2012$0.28$1.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/3/2012($0.11)($0.91)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/28/2012($0.16)($0.48)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/3/2011$0.37($0.24)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/4/2011$0.39$2.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2011$0.11($1.06)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/22/2011$0.40($0.07)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.49)($0.49)($0.49)
Q2 20161($0.15)($0.15)($0.15)
Q3 20161$0.89$0.89$0.89
Q4 20161$0.08$0.08$0.08
Q1 20171($0.69)($0.69)($0.69)
Q2 20171($0.35)($0.35)($0.35)
Q3 20171$0.82$0.82$0.82
Q4 20171($0.11)($0.11)($0.11)
Q1 20181($0.70)($0.70)($0.70)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG)
Annual Dividend:$0.58
Dividend Yield:4.15%
Payout Ratio:70.73%
Dividend Growth:47.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/18/2016quarterly$0.034.21%4/28/20165/2/20165/16/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/18/2016quarterly$0.156.05%1/28/20162/1/20162/16/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/12/2015quarterly$0.153.89%10/29/201511/2/201511/16/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/15/2015quarterly$0.152.61%7/30/20158/3/20158/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2015quarterly$0.152.28%4/29/20155/1/20155/15/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/20/2015quarterly$0.152.31%1/29/20152/2/20152/17/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/14/2014quarterly$0.141.99%10/30/201411/3/201411/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/18/2014quarterly$0.141.73%7/30/20148/1/20148/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2014quarterly$0.141.73%4/29/20145/1/20145/15/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2014quarterly$0.121.76%1/30/20142/3/20142/17/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/16/2013quarterly$0.121.75%10/30/201311/1/201311/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/19/2013quarterly$0.121.72%7/30/20138/1/20138/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/19/2013quarterly$0.121.75%4/29/20135/1/20135/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2013quarterly$0.091.51%1/30/20132/1/20132/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
6/3/2016Thomas H WeidemeyerDirectorSell3,182$17.24$54,857.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/20/2016David CallenSVPSell1,968$15.51$30,523.68View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/10/2015Terry G DallasDirectorBuy2,000$10.64$21,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/8/2015Walter R Young JrDirectorBuy3,008$9.60$28,876.80View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/7/2015Mauricio GutierrezinsiderBuy10,000$8.85$88,500.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/2/2015David W CraneCEOBuy5,000$23.39$116,950.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/16/2014Denise WilsonVPSell34,332$30.26$1,038,886.32View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/4/2014David W CraneCEOBuy5,000$30.49$152,450.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2014Edward R MullerDirectorSell84,000$29.42$2,471,280.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/12/2014Edward R MullerDirectorSell22,523$29.23$658,347.29View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/11/2014Edward R MullerDirectorSell48,800$29.55$1,442,040.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/1/2014Mauricio GutierrezVPSell100,118$36.66$3,670,325.88View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/5/2013David CraneCEOSell554,515$28.10$15,581,871.50View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/15/2013Edward MullerDirectorSell100,000$27.03$2,703,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2013David CraneCEOSell300,000$26.25$7,875,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/13/2013Edward MullerDirectorSell100,000$25.28$2,528,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/12/2013Thomas H WeidemeyerDirectorSell1,606$26.50$42,559.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG)
DateHeadline
06/24/16 05:27 PMBocage Capital LLC Increased Nrg Energy INC (NYSE:NRG) by $8.73 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 05:27 PMIs NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) a Valuable Stock? - Street Report
06/24/16 08:05 AMWhy Does AES Look Attractive in 2016, Despite Being Overvalued? -
06/23/16 06:00 PMNRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) Stock Momentum Hits Weakness - CML News
06/23/16 06:00 PMCommit To Buy NRG Energy At $8, Earn 7.5% Using Options - Nasdaq
06/23/16 06:00 PMTraders Recap on Worth Watching Stocks: KeyCorp (NYSE:KEY), NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) - NYSE Journal (press release)
06/21/16 05:05 PMCommit To Buy NRG Energy At $8, Earn 7.5% Using Options
06/21/16 05:05 PMUniversity And NRG Energy Partner On $5M Solar Lab Project
06/20/16 05:20 PM$5 million solar lab coming to UL
06/20/16 05:20 PMUL, NRG to collaborate on $5M solar energy, research facility
06/20/16 05:20 PMUBS Securities covered (NYSE:NRG) NRG Energy, keeping its target price to $0 earlier today
06/20/16 09:22 AMNRG Energy attracts last-minute bulls -
06/20/16 07:08 AMThis Weeks Broker Views For NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - Fiscal Standard
06/19/16 09:28 AMNRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) Accounts Payable Is $845 For The Quarter Ended 2016-03-31 - RealistInvestor.com
06/18/16 09:45 AMNRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Pops 3.01% for June 17 - Equities.com
06/17/16 08:17 AMUBS Downgrades NRG Energy Inc to Sell - TheFounders Daily
06/17/16 08:17 AMCitigroup Maintains NRG Energy Inc to Sell with Price Target $14.00 - TheFounders Daily
06/17/16 08:17 AMAnalyst Ratings on: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), CSRA Inc. (NYSE:CSRA) - Beacon Chronicle
06/17/16 08:17 AMKeep an eye on Analyst Actions: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) , Dominion Resources, Inc. (NYSE:D) - Street Updates
06/16/16 09:44 AMNRG Prices $1.9 Bln Term Loan B Facility Due 2023 - Quick Facts
06/16/16 09:44 AMNRG Energy : Announces Pricing of $1.9 Billion Term Loan B Facility Due 2023
06/16/16 07:39 AMNRG Announces Pricing of $1.9 Billion Term Loan B Facility Due 2023 - [at noodls] - PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 16, 2016-- NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) (the 'Company') announced today that it has priced its proposed $1.9 billion term loan B facility. The term loans will be issued ...
06/15/16 05:28 PMRevenue Estimates to Track: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - News Oracle
06/15/16 05:28 PMEarnings Overview of the Stocks: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOXA) - Beacon Chronicle
06/15/16 10:05 AMWhich way NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) insiders are heading
06/14/16 10:16 AM4 Of The Best High-Yield Renewable Energy Dividend Growth Stocks
06/13/16 05:03 PMStocks to Seek Now: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), ConocoPhillips (NYSE:COP) - Beacon Chronicle
06/13/16 08:27 AMStock Performance to Track: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - News Oracle
06/13/16 08:27 AMNRG Energy, Inc. Announces the Repurchase of 100% of its Outstanding Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock - Business Wire (press release)
06/13/16 07:47 AMNRG Energy, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NRG-US : June 13, 2016 -
06/13/16 07:16 AMBRIEF-NRG Energy Inc announces repurchase of 100% of outstanding convertible perpetual preferred stock - * Completed repurchase from Credit Suisse First Boston of 100% of outstanding shares of its $344.5 million 2.822% preferred stock at price of $225.9 million
06/13/16 06:29 AMNRG Energy, Inc. Announces the Repurchase of 100% of its Outstanding Convertible Perpetual Preferred Stock - [at noodls] - PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 13, 2016-- NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) announced today that it has completed the repurchase from Credit Suisse First Boston of 100% of the outstanding shares of its ...
06/11/16 08:22 AMNRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Falls 10.19% for June 10 - Equities.com
06/10/16 05:48 PMTrend Of Rating Given To NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - Investor Newswire
06/10/16 05:48 PMRatings Analysis of: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - News Oracle
06/10/16 05:48 PMNRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) Yearly Sales Estimate At $13955.057 - Investor Newswire
06/10/16 05:48 PMPrice Target by Analysts: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), Transocean Ltd. (NYSE:RIG) - Beacon Chronicle
06/10/16 08:26 AMStock to Focus on: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - News Oracle
06/10/16 08:26 AMNRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Falls 6.69% for June 09 - Equities.com
06/09/16 05:51 PMNRG Energy (NRG) Stock: Weak On High Volume Today - TheStreet.com
06/09/16 08:06 AMWill US Merchant Power Stocks Rise from Here? -
06/08/16 05:55 PMStock's Earnings Analysis Report: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) - Beacon Chronicle
06/08/16 08:29 AMEarnings Estimates Update: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - News Oracle
06/08/16 07:36 AMNRG: New boss, new approach on green energy -
06/07/16 08:19 PMNRG's new boss brings new approach on green energy - NRG Energy sees itself as a trailblazer in the industry. But pursuing those objectives has been difficult.        
06/07/16 05:44 PMStock's Buzzers: ProNAi Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:DNAI), NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) - NYSE Journal (press release)
06/07/16 05:44 PMRecommendation Trends of the Stock: NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) - News Oracle
06/07/16 05:44 PMNRG Energy, Inc. Announces Final Results and Expiration of its Cash Tender Offers - Business Wire (press release)
06/07/16 05:32 PMNRG Gives Back During 2016 Global Giving Week - [Business Wire] - For the ninth consecutive year, NRG Energy, Inc. employees participated in volunteer projects for non-profit organizations around the country as part of NRG’s annual Global Giving Week.
06/07/16 09:58 AMNRG Energy, Inc. Announces Final Results and Expiration of its Cash Tender Offers - [at noodls] - PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 7, 2016-- NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) announced today the final results and expiration of its previously announced tender offers (the 'Tender Offers') to purchase ...
About NRG Energy

NRG Energy logoNRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) is an integrated power company that produces, sells and delivers energy, and energy products and services in various power markets in the United States. The Company's segments include NRG Business, which includes power generation, the carbon capture business and energy services; NRG Home, which includes NRG Home Retail, which consists of residential retail services and products, and NRG Home Solar, which includes the installation and leasing of residential solar services; NRG Renew, which includes solar and wind assets, excluding those in the NRG Yield and NRG Home Solar segments; NRG Yield, and corporate activities. NRG Yield includes certain of the Company's contracted generation assets. Its corporate segment includes Boston Energy Trading and Marketing LLC (BETM), international business and electric vehicle services. It owns and operates approximately 50,000 megawatts of generation, and engages in the trading of wholesale energy, capacity and related products.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Diversified Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NRG
  • CUSIP: 62937750
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $13.99
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.66
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $12.78
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.11
  • Market Cap: $4.41B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.03 EPS
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