Centrica PLC Company Profile (LON:CNA)

About Centrica PLC (CNA)

Centrica PLC logoCentrica plc is an integrated energy company. The Company operates through three segments: International Downstream, International Upstream and Centrica Storage. It offers Hive Active Heating 2, which is an advancement of its smart thermostat. The International Downstream segment includes the operations of British Gas, Direct Energy and Bord Gais Energy. Through British Gas Residential, it supplies gas and electricity to residential customers in the United Kingdom. Through Direct Energy, it provides residential energy supply, residential and business services and business energy supply. The International Upstream segment consists of the operations of Centrica Energy, which is engaged in production, processing, trading and optimization of gas and oil. The Centrica Storage segment includes the operations of Centrica Storage Limited, which provides gas storage services in the United Kingdom. Its brands include British Gas, Centrica Storage, Direct Energy, Dyno and Hive.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: N/A
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: CNA
  • CUSIP: N/A
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $2.63
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $226.08
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $222.07
  • 52-Week Range: GBX 195.18 - GBX 248.39
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 6.84
  • P/E Growth: 4.21
  • Market Cap: $11.66B
  • Outstanding Shares: 5,468,000,000

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 7 Sell Ratings, 6 Hold Ratings, 6 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.95)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 226.33

Analysts' Ratings History for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 250View Rating Details
3/17/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 190View Rating Details
3/17/2017HSBC Holdings plcDowngradeReduceGBX 225 -> GBX 200View Rating Details
3/15/2017Goldman Sachs Group IncLower Price TargetSellGBX 218 -> GBX 214View Rating Details
3/14/2017Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 235 -> GBX 215View Rating Details
3/8/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweightGBX 260 -> GBX 265View Rating Details
3/7/2017Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeNeutralGBX 255 -> GBX 230View Rating Details
3/7/2017Citigroup IncReiterated RatingSellGBX 180View Rating Details
2/10/2017Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingSellGBX 180View Rating Details
2/9/2017Sanford C. BernsteinReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details
2/9/2017MacquarieReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 280View Rating Details
1/30/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated Ratingsector performGBX 250View Rating Details
1/13/2017InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 260View Rating Details
12/16/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/13/2016Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/24/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 245View Rating Details
8/16/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingAddGBX 210View Rating Details
5/6/2016Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellGBX 175View Rating Details
4/25/2016Kepler Capital MarketsReiterated RatingReduceGBX 190View Rating Details
1/7/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingReduceGBX 219View Rating Details
8/11/2015Raymond James Financial, Inc.Reiterated RatingOutperformGBX 300View Rating Details
4/22/2015Whitman HowardReiterated RatingBuyGBX 346View Rating Details
(Data available from 3/22/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $16.71 EPS


Dividend History by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/23/2017GBX 8.403.72%5/11/20175/11/20176/29/2017
7/28/2016GBX 3.601.49%10/13/201610/13/201611/24/2016
2/18/2016GBX 8.434.06%5/12/20165/12/20166/23/2016
7/30/2015GBX 3.571.34%10/1/201510/1/201511/26/2015
2/19/2015GBX 8.403.24%4/30/20154/30/20156/25/2015
7/31/2014GBX 5.101.65%9/24/20149/24/201411/12/2014
2/20/2014GBX 12.083.77%4/23/20144/23/20146/11/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2017Mark HodgesInsiderBuy66GBX 225£148.50
2/24/2017Margherita D. ValleInsiderBuy874GBX 227£1,983.98
2/1/2017Iain C ConnInsiderBuy66GBX 227£149.82
1/25/2017Margherita D. ValleInsiderBuy884GBX 225£1,989
1/3/2017Mark HodgesInsiderBuy63GBX 235£148.05
12/28/2016Stephen PuseyInsiderBuy1,009GBX 232£2,340.88
12/1/2016Mark HodgesInsiderBuy73GBX 208£151.84
11/25/2016Stephen PuseyInsiderBuy1,151GBX 203£2,336.53
11/1/2016Mark HanafinInsiderBuy70GBX 215£150.50
10/25/2016Stephen PuseyInsiderBuy1,079GBX 216£2,330.64
10/4/2016Mark HanafinInsiderBuy65GBX 230£149.50
9/26/2016Ian MeakinsInsiderBuy891GBX 226£2,013.66
9/1/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy64GBX 234£149.76
8/25/2016Valle,Margherita D.InsiderBuy842GBX 236£1,987.12
8/1/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy62GBX 243£150.66
7/29/2016Hester,StephenInsiderBuy20,700GBX 241£49,887
7/25/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy972GBX 240£2,332.80
7/1/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy66GBX 228£150.48
6/28/2016Meakins,IanInsiderBuy967GBX 209£2,021.03
6/1/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy75GBX 203£152.25
5/31/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy1,143GBX 204£2,331.72
5/3/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy64GBX 234£149.76
4/25/2016Meakins,IanInsiderBuy905GBX 231£2,090.55
4/8/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderSell55,081GBX 230£126,686.30
3/29/2016Valle,Margherita D.InsiderBuy881GBX 226£1,991.06
3/1/2016Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy71GBX 211£149.81
2/25/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy898GBX 207£1,858.86
2/2/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy73GBX 205£149.65
1/25/2016Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy898GBX 207£1,858.86
1/4/2016Hodges,MarkInsiderBuy71GBX 212£150.52
12/23/2015Pusey,StephenInsiderBuy787GBX 213£1,676.31
12/7/2015Bell ,JeffInsiderBuy307GBX 216£663.12
12/1/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy69GBX 219£151.11
11/25/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy865GBX 214£1,851.10
11/4/2015Hanafin,MarkInsiderBuy66GBX 228£150.48
11/2/2015Peters,IanInsiderBuy66GBX 228£150.48
10/27/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy791GBX 234£1,850.94
10/8/2015Conn,Iain CInsiderBuy100,000GBX 235£235,000
10/2/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy65GBX 2,277£1,480.05
9/25/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy820GBX 226£1,853.20
9/2/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy63GBX 240£151.20
8/26/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy935GBX 245£2,290.75
8/5/2015Bell ,JeffInsiderBuy257GBX 275£706.75
8/4/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy56GBX 268£150.08
7/27/2015Valle,Margherita D.InsiderBuy652GBX 273£1,779.96
7/3/2015Shedden,JillInsiderBuy47GBX 266£125.02
6/25/2015Meakins,IanInsiderBuy697GBX 2.78GBX 1,937.66
4/7/2015Jill SheddenInsiderSell76,830GBX 259£198,989.70
4/1/2015Mark HanafinInsiderBuy181,439GBX 252.15£457,498.44
3/20/2015Ian PetersInsiderSell22,458GBX 254.11£57,068.02
3/9/2015Ian PetersInsiderSell127,730GBX 241.60£308,595.68
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
Latest Headlines for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica CEO's annual remuneration package rises nearly 40 pct (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 4:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWake Up Your A/C Unit Before Summer (LON:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - March 22 at 4:29 PM
ft.com logo[$$] British Gas-owner Centrica hands chief a 40% pay rise (LON:CNA)
www.ft.com - March 22 at 4:29 PM
News IconCentrica PLC (CNA) Given "Neutral" Rating at BNP Paribas (LON:CNA)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 20 at 11:42 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 beaten-up dividend aristocrats: are they bargains? (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 3:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPRESS DIGEST- Financial Times - March 16 (LON:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 9:49 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica cleared to reduce minimum capacity of Rough gas storage to zero (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 10 at 9:40 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 top FTSE 100 dividend stocks at bargain basement prices (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 4 at 4:50 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica applies to reduce minimum capacity of Rough storage to zero (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:28 AM
bloomberg.com logoCentrica CEO Says Energy Price Limits Might Backfire on U.K. (LON:CNA)
www.bloomberg.com - February 27 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCentrica CEO Says Energy Price Limits May Backfire on Government (LON:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 3:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of CNA.L earnings conference call or presentation 23-Feb-17 9:30am GMT (LON:CNA)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 9:22 PM
rttnews.com logoCentrica Posts FY Profit, Revenue Down (LON:CNA)
www.rttnews.com - February 23 at 4:21 PM
marketwatch.com logoCentrica back in profit after cutting jobs (LON:CNA)
www.marketwatch.com - February 23 at 4:21 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoBritish Gas owner Centrica swings to £2.2bn annual profit (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 2:36 AM
ft.com logo[$$] Centrica to invest in tech start-ups to help trim bills (LON:CNA)
www.ft.com - February 18 at 10:41 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoNo injections at UK's Rough gas storage site before July 1 -Centrica (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 11:13 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo2 dividend stocks that could help you retire early (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 11:13 AM
marketwatch.com logoBritish Gas extends price freeze (LON:CNA)
www.marketwatch.com - February 10 at 4:39 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK's Scottish Power to increase dual-fuel prices by 7.8 pct (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 4:39 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAre these FTSE 100 stocks bona-fide bargains? (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 10 at 4:39 PM
bizjournals.com logoDirect Energy CEO leaving; parent company to reorganize (LON:CNA)
www.bizjournals.com - February 10 at 4:39 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK energy market watchdog to review supply licences this year-CEO (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 4:46 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoUK energy market watchdog to review supply licences this year-CEO (LON:CNA)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 4:46 PM


Frequently Asked Questions for Centrica PLC (LON:CNA)

What is Centrica PLC's stock symbol?

Centrica PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "CNA."

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

Centrica PLC declared a dividend on Thursday, February 23rd. Investors of record on Thursday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 8.40 per share on Thursday, June 29th. This represents a yield of 3.72%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. This is a positive change from Centrica PLC's previous dividend of $3.60. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

When will Centrica PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Centrica PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February, 23rd 2017.

Where is Centrica PLC's stock going? Where will Centrica PLC's stock price be in 2017?

19 analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Centrica PLC's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 175 to GBX 300. On average, they anticipate Centrica PLC's stock price to reach GBX 226.33 in the next year.

How do I buy Centrica PLC stock?

Shares of Centrica PLC 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.

How much does a share of Centrica PLC stock cost?

One share of Centrica PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 213.30.

This page was last updated on 3/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff