National Grid Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 900.50
-3.00 (-0.33 %)
(As of 04/9/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 900.50
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 845.25
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 900.50
Volume4.75 million shs
Average Volume1.56 million shs
Market Capitalization£31.96 billion
P/E Ratio21.54
Dividend Yield5.67%
National Grid plc transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. It operates through UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, US Regulated, and National Grid Ventures (NGV) and Other segments. The UK Electricity Transmission segment owns and operates electricity transmission networks, which comprise approximately 7,212 kilometers of overhead lines; 2,239 kilometers of underground cables; and 347 substations in England and Wales, as well as Scottish electricity transmission systems. The UK Gas Transmission segment owns and operates gas transmission systems that include approximately 7,630 kilometres of high-pressure pipes; and 24 compressor stations connecting to 8 distribution networks in Great Britain, as well as third-party independent systems and liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage facilities. The US Regulated segments owns and operates transmission facilities across upstate New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont; and electricity distribution networks in upstate New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Its assets comprise 14,659 kilometres of overhead lines, 169 kilometres of underground cables, and 396 transmission substations; an electricity distribution network of approximately 117,488 circuit kilometres and 730 distribution substations; a network of approximately 57,425 kilometres of gas pipeline; and approximately 801 kilometres of gas transmission pipes. The NGV and Other segment engages in the energy metering business; transporting renewable energy long distances through its electricity interconnectors; and storing LNG, as well as property development and insurance activities in the United Kingdom and United States. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Diversified Utilities
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£14.79 billion
Cash FlowGBX 43.36 per share
Book ValueGBX 521.50 per share



Outstanding Shares3,549,189,888
Market Cap£31.96 billion
Next Earnings Date5/20/2021 (Estimated)


National Grid (LON:NG) PT Set at GBX 928 by UBS Group
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Overall MarketRank

2.06 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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National Grid (LON:NG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is National Grid a buy right now?

13 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Grid in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 11 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" National Grid stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than National Grid?

Wall Street analysts have given National Grid a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but National Grid wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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When is National Grid's next earnings date?

National Grid is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 20th 2021.
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How has National Grid's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

National Grid's stock was trading at GBX 925.20 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NG shares have decreased by 2.7% and is now trading at GBX 900.50.
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How often does National Grid pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Grid?

National Grid declared a dividend on Thursday, November 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 26th will be paid a dividend of GBX 17 per share on Wednesday, January 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 26th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is National Grid a good dividend stock?

National Grid pays an annual dividend of GBX 49 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.67%. NG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of National Grid is 117.22%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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What price target have analysts set for NG?

13 analysts have issued 1-year target prices for National Grid's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 928 to GBX 1,075. On average, they anticipate National Grid's share price to reach GBX 1,012.15 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 12.4% from the stock's current price.
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Who are National Grid's key executives?

National Grid's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John Pettigrew, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52, Pay $2.33M)
  • Mr. Andrew J. Agg, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51, Pay $1.26M)
  • Ms. Lucy Nicola Shaw CBE, B.A, MST CBE, Exec. Director of UK & Exec. Director (Age 52, Pay $1.12M)
  • Kwok Liu, Deputy Treasurer, Funding & Investment
  • Ms. Lisa M. Lambert, Sr. VP and Chief Technology & Innovation Officer
  • Ms. Adriana Karaboutis, Group Chief Information & Digital Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Nicholas James Ashworth C.F.A., CFA, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Justine Campbell, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Andy Doyle, Chief HR Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Alison H. Kay, Interim Chief Strategy & External Affairs Officer (Age 57)

Who are some of National Grid's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of National Grid own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National Grid investors own include National Grid (NGG), Centrica (CNA), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Legal & General Group (LGEN), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY), Barclays (BARC), Vodafone Group (VOD), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), HSBC (HSBA) and BP (BP).

What is National Grid's stock symbol?

National Grid trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "NG."

How do I buy shares of National Grid?

Shares of NG 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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What is National Grid's stock price today?

One share of NG stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 900.50.

How much money does National Grid make?

National Grid has a market capitalization of £31.96 billion and generates £14.79 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does National Grid have?

National Grid employs 23,069 workers across the globe.

What is National Grid's official website?

The official website for National Grid is www2.nationalgrid.com.

Where are National Grid's headquarters?

National Grid is headquartered at 1-3 Strand, LONDON, WC2N 5EH, United Kingdom.

How can I contact National Grid?

National Grid's mailing address is 1-3 Strand, LONDON, WC2N 5EH, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-70043220.

This page was last updated on 4/11/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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