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LON:CNA

Centrica (CNA) Share Price, News & Analysis

GBX 126.45
+0.60 (+0.48%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
126.10
129.20
50-Day Range
124.70
157.15
52-Week Range
98.16
173.70
Volume
16.88 million shs
Average Volume
27.92 million shs
Market Capitalization
£6.78 billion
P/E Ratio
183.26
Dividend Yield
3.16%
Price Target
GBX 156.25

Centrica MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.80 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.6% Upside
GBX 156.25 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Weak
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.89mentions of Centrica in the last 14 days
Based on 3 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Acquiring Shares
£709,414 Bought Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
N/A

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

2.68 out of 5 stars


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About Centrica Stock (LON:CNA)

Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy company in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Scandinavia, North America, and internationally. The company operates through British Gas Services & Solutions, British Gas Energy, Centrica Business Solutions, Bord Gáis Energy, Energy Marketing & Trading, and Upstream segments. It supplies gas and electricity to residential, commercial, industrial customers, and small businesses, as well as offers energy-related services; and generates power from nuclear assets. The company also provides installation, repair, and maintenance services for domestic central heating, plumbing and drains, electrical appliances; and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems, as well as offers breakdown services. In addition, it is involved in the procurement, trading, and optimization of energy; procurement and sale of LNG; and supply of energy efficiency solutions and technologies. Further, the company produces and processes gas and oil; develops new fields to maintain reserves; constructs, owns, and exploits infrastructure; and engages in the social enterprise investment fund activities. Additionally, it provides vehicle leasing, commercial, and insurance services, as well as energy management products and services; constructs battery storage; builds solar farm and connects to grid; and operates a gas storage and franchise network. The company was formerly known as Yieldtop plc and changed its name to Centrica plc in December 1996. Centrica plc was founded in 1812 and is based in Windsor, the United Kingdom.

CNA Stock Price History

CNA Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/13/2020
Today
3/03/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Utilities
Industry
Utilities - Independent Power Producers
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
N/A
Fax
N/A
Employees
20,590
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
GBX 156.25
High Stock Price Target
GBX 205
Low Stock Price Target
GBX 130
Potential Upside/Downside
+23.6%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.80
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
£3.93 billion
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
£26.46 billion
Cash Flow
GBX 95.69 per share
Book Value
GBX 71 per share

Miscellaneous

Outstanding Shares
5,360,000,000
Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
£6.78 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
1.09
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Christopher O'Shea (Age 51)
    Group Chief Executive & Executive Director
    Comp: $2.23M
  • Mr. Russell Leslie O'Brien (Age 50)
    Group CFO & Executive Director
  • Martyn Espley
    Head of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Raj Roy
    Group General Counsel & Company Secretary
  • Ms. Jill Shedden M.B.E. (Age 58)
    Group Chief People Officer
  • Jim Rushen
    Group Head of Environment
  • Rob Simister
    Head of Fleet - British Gas














CNA Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Centrica stock right now?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Centrica in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" CNA shares.
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What is Centrica's stock price target for 2024?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Centrica's shares. Their CNA share price targets range from GBX 130 to GBX 205. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach GBX 156.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 23.6% from the stock's current price.
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How have CNA shares performed in 2024?

Centrica's stock was trading at GBX 140.65 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, CNA shares have decreased by 10.1% and is now trading at GBX 126.45.
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How were Centrica's earnings last quarter?

Centrica plc (LON:CNA) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 13th. The integrated energy company reported $7.30 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $7.30. Centrica had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 146.56% and a net margin of 14.85%.

How often does Centrica pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Centrica?

Centrica declared a dividend on Thursday, February 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.67 per share on Thursday, July 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.99%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 30th. This is an increase from the stock's previous dividend of GBX 1.33. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
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.

Is Centrica a good dividend stock?

Centrica (LON:CNA) pays an annual dividend of GBX 4 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.13%. The dividend payout ratio is 579.71%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
Read our dividend analysis for CNA.

What other stocks do shareholders of Centrica own?
How do I buy shares of Centrica?

Shares of CNA stock and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
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This page (LON:CNA) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff