Delta Natural Gas Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:DGAS)

About Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)

Delta Natural Gas Company logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. distributes or transports natural gas to approximately 36,000 customers. The Company's segments include regulated segment and non-regulated segment. Through regulated segment, the Company distributes natural gas to its retail customers in approximately 23 rural counties. Its three service areas are Nicholasville, Corbin and Berea, Kentucky. The non-regulated segment includes the Company's three subsidiaries, Delta Resources, Inc. and Delgasco, Inc. (Delgasco), which purchase natural gas in the open market, including natural gas from Kentucky producers, and Enpro, Inc. (Enpro), which produces natural gas that is sold to Delgasco for resale in the open market. The Company owns approximately 2,600 miles of natural gas gathering, transmission, distribution and storage lines. These lines range in size over 12 inches in diameter. It also holds leases for the storage of natural gas under approximately 8,000 acres located in Bell County, Kentucky.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:DGAS
  • CUSIP: 24774810
  • Web: www.deltagas.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $214.7 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 7,128,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $30.20
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $28.54
  • 52 Week Range: $22.06 - $31.29
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 34.03
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 42.42
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $67.09 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.20
  • Book Value: $11.19 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.69
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.83
  • Dividend Yield: 2.8%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $20.21 million
  • Net Margins: 9.37%
  • Return on Equity: 8.06%
  • Return on Assets: 3.30%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.63%
  • Current Ratio: 2.72%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.25%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 11,538 shs.
  • Beta: 0.65
  • Short Ratio: 5.41
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)

What is Delta Natural Gas Company's stock symbol?

Delta Natural Gas Company trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "DGAS."

How often does Delta Natural Gas Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Delta Natural Gas Company?

Delta Natural Gas Company announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 1st will be given a dividend of $0.2075 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $0.83 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 30th. This is a positive change from Delta Natural Gas Company's previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. View Delta Natural Gas Company's Dividend History.

How were Delta Natural Gas Company's earnings last quarter?

Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:DGAS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Friday, February, 3rd. The company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter. The business had revenue of $18.94 million for the quarter. Delta Natural Gas Company had a net margin of 9.37% and a return on equity of 8.06%. View Delta Natural Gas Company's Earnings History.

Who are some of Delta Natural Gas Company's key competitors?

Who owns Delta Natural Gas Company stock?

Delta Natural Gas Company's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (4.25%), Gabelli Funds LLC (4.19%), First Manhattan Co. (2.54%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.15%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.08%) and Chicago Capital Management LLC (1.97%). Company insiders that own Delta Natural Gas Company stock include Brian Ramsey, Glenn R Jennings, John B Brown, Johnny L Caudill and Matthew D Wesolosky. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Delta Natural Gas Company.

Who sold Delta Natural Gas Company stock? Who is selling Delta Natural Gas Company stock?

Delta Natural Gas Company's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Martingale Asset Management L P, First Manhattan Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., HL Financial Services LLC and TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Delta Natural Gas Company.

Who bought Delta Natural Gas Company stock? Who is buying Delta Natural Gas Company stock?

Delta Natural Gas Company's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chicago Capital Management LLC, Gabelli Funds LLC, Kassirer Asset Management Corp, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., UBS Group AG, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc. and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Delta Natural Gas Company.

How do I buy Delta Natural Gas Company stock?

Shares of Delta Natural Gas Company can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Delta Natural Gas Company stock cost?

One share of Delta Natural Gas Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.12.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Earnings by Quarter for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Earnings History by Quarter for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/3/2017Q2 2017$0.34$18.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.88 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.71 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.83
Dividend Yield:2.76%
Payout Ratio:113.70% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
94.32% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
116.90% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)

Dividend History by Quarter for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/19/2017quarterly$0.212.76%5/30/20176/1/20176/15/2017
2/16/2017quarterly$0.213.17%2/27/20173/1/20173/15/2017
11/18/2016quarterly$0.213.25%11/29/201612/1/201612/15/2016
8/19/2016quarterly$0.213.31%8/30/20169/1/20169/15/2016
5/19/2016quarterly$0.213.24%5/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
2/16/2016quarterly$0.213.82%2/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016
11/20/2015quarterly$0.213.92%11/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
8/17/2015quarterly$0.214.06%8/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
5/15/2015quarterly$0.203.91%5/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015
2/13/2015quarterly$0.203.88%2/25/20153/1/20153/15/2015
11/20/2014quarterly$0.203.79%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014
8/15/2014quarterly$0.204.01%8/27/20149/1/20149/15/2014
5/9/2014quarterly$0.193.87%5/28/20146/1/20146/15/2014
2/19/2014quarterly$0.193.81%2/26/20143/1/20143/15/2014
11/21/2013quarterly$0.193.49%11/26/201312/1/201312/15/2013
8/20/2013quarterly$0.193.71%8/28/20139/1/20139/15/2013
5/16/2013quarterly$0.183.23%5/29/20135/31/20136/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 33.31%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/3/2017John B BrownCOOSell500$30.30$15,150.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Matthew D WesoloskyVPSell150$23.17$3,475.50View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Matthew D WesoloskyVPSell150$22.37$3,355.50View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016John B BrownCOOSell150$21.81$3,271.50View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016John B BrownCOOSell150$20.83$3,124.50View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Brian RamseyVPSell1,950$20.31$39,604.50View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015John B. BrownCFOSell1,970$20.31$40,010.70View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Glenn R JenningsCEOSell4,620$20.31$93,832.20View SEC Filing  
8/31/2015Johnny L CaudillVPSell1,790$20.31$36,354.90View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Latest Headlines for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 8:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.21 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 5:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. Announces Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 4:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 10:10 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company (DGAS) Receiving Positive Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 1 at 2:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company (DGAS) Receives Daily News Sentiment Rating of -0.39
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 3:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company (DGAS) Earning Somewhat Critical News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 11:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company (DGAS) Earns News Sentiment Score of -0.22
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 9:00 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company (DGAS) Given Media Impact Rating of 0.31
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 9:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 10:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) COO John B. Brown Sells 500 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 5:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDELTA NATURAL GAS COMPANY, INC. SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Rigrodsky & Long, P.A. Announces Investigation Of Buyout
finance.yahoo.com - March 30 at 5:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoShareholder Alert: Monteverde & Associates Pc Announces An Investigation Of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. - DGAS
finance.yahoo.com - March 28 at 12:13 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. And Encourages Shareholders To Contact The Firm For Additional Information
finance.yahoo.com - March 2 at 10:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. to PNG Companies LLC for $30.50 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- DGAS
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 4:55 PM
businesswire.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional ...
www.businesswire.com - February 28 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoDELTA NATURAL GAS INVESTOR ALERT BY THE FORMER ATTORNEY GENERAL OF LOUISIANA: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brower Piven Commences An Investigation Into The Proposed Sale Of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. And Encourages Investors To Contact The Firm For Additional Information
finance.yahoo.com - February 27 at 7:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER UPDATE: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces the Investigation of The Board of Directors of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. - DGAS
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:22 PM
businesswire.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into Whether the Sale of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. to PNG Companies LLC for $30.50 Per Share is Fair to ...
www.businesswire.com - February 24 at 5:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoINVESTOR ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Into Whether the Sale of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. to PNG Companies LLC for $30.50 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 5:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. Shareholder Alert: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe Investigates Merger with PNG Companies LLC
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 11:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) Continue to Surge Higher?
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:43 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Enters Agreement to Be Acquired by Peoples Gas
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:00 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo7:41 am Delta Natural Gas Company enters into a definitive agreement to merge with an affiliate of Peoples Natural Gas; Delta shareholders will receive $30.50 in cash/share (shares halted)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 4:59 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Announces an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. to PNG Companies LLC for $30.50 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders - DGAS
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 4:59 PM
streetinsider.com logoPeoples Gas to Acquire Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) for $30.50/Share
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Delta Natural Gas to be acquired by Peoples Gas
www.reuters.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoDELTA NATURAL GAS CO INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial Stat
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces the Investigation of The Board of Directors of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. -DGAS
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company declares $0.2075 dividend
seekingalpha.com - November 19 at 4:43 PM
seekingalpha.com logoDelta Gas: Rebounding Natural Gas Prices Are Bullish For This Natural Gas Utility
seekingalpha.com - October 11 at 4:45 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 DELTA NATURAL GAS CO For: Aug 31 Filed by: Short Rodney L
www.streetinsider.com - September 2 at 9:27 AM
streetinsider.com logoDelta Natural Gas (DGAS) Raises Quarterly Dividend 1.2% to $0.2075; 3.3% Yield
www.streetinsider.com - August 19 at 3:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo2:02 pm Delta Natural Gas Company (thinly traded) raised quarterly dividend to $0.2075 from $0.205/share
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 4:38 PM

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