Delta Natural Gas Company Company Profile (NASDAQ:DGAS)

About Delta Natural Gas Company

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
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: DGAS
  • CUSIP: 24774810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $30.80
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $27.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $25.80
  • 52-Week Range: $22.02 - $31.29
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 34.96
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 43.38
  • P/E Growth: 7.17
  • Market Cap: $219.39M
  • Outstanding Shares: 7,123,000
  • Beta: 0.65
Profitability:
  • 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%
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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)
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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)
Annual Dividend:$0.83
Dividend Yield:2.69%
Payout Ratio:113.70% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
94.32% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
116.90% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 History for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 4.20%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 33.31%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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

Latest Headlines for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS)
DateHeadline
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER UPDATE: Brodsky & Smith, LLC Announces the Investigation of The Board of Directors of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. - DGAS (NASDAQ: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 ... (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 11:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) Continue to Surge Higher? (NASDAQ:DGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 4:43 PM
News IconPittsburgh's People Natural Gas acquiring Ky. utility for $217M (NASDAQ:DGAS)
oakridgeobserver.com - February 22 at 10:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - February 22 at 10:03 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Enters Agreement to Be Acquired by Peoples Gas (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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) (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 4:59 PM
streetinsider.com logoPeoples Gas to Acquire Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) for $30.50/Share (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.streetinsider.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Delta Natural Gas to be acquired by Peoples Gas (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.reuters.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
4-traders.com logoDelta Natural Gas : Peoples Natural Gas to buy Kentucky utility for $270 million (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
News IconM&A: Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:DGAS) To Be Acquired For $30.50 A Share In Cash (NASDAQ:DGAS)
stockmarketdaily.co - 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 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
biz.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHarwood Feffer LLP Announces Investigation of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 5:45 AM
News IconThe Piedmont Natural Gas Co. (PNY) Stake Maintained by EULAV Asset Management (NASDAQ:DGAS)
viveremilano.biz - January 26 at 5:55 PM
capitalcube.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : DGAS-US: Dividend Analysis : December 01st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 25, 2017 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 5:53 PM
News IconNorthwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) Valuation According To Analysts (NASDAQ:DGAS)
xboxonezone.com - January 23 at 7:59 AM
News IconDelta Natural Gas Co. (DGAS) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages (NASDAQ:DGAS)
diariocatolico.net - January 23 at 7:59 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : January 6, 2017 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - January 6 at 5:09 PM
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www.4-traders.com - December 20 at 9:48 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : December 13, 2016 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - December 13 at 5:22 PM
News IconJohn Bel Edwards takes on the oil and gas industry (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.economist.com - December 8 at 5:25 PM
News IconNigeria And Morocco Wealth Funds Plan Natural Gas Pipeline To Europe (NASDAQ:DGAS)
afkinsider.com - December 8 at 5:25 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : December 2, 2016 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - December 2 at 4:59 PM
News IconDGAS 25.54 Delta Natural Gas $DGAS (NASDAQ:DGAS)
investorshangout.com - November 19 at 4:43 PM
seekingalpha.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company declares $0.2075 dividend (NASDAQ:DGAS)
seekingalpha.com - November 19 at 4:43 PM
capitalcube.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. :DGAS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : November 8, 2016 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - November 8 at 10:49 AM
News IconNatural gas prices increasing this fall (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.messenger-inquirer.com - November 6 at 9:23 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : October 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 21 at 4:39 PM
capitalcube.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : DGAS-US: Dividend Analysis : September 01st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 21, 2016 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 21 at 4:39 PM
seekingalpha.com logoDelta Gas: Rebounding Natural Gas Prices Are Bullish For This Natural Gas Utility (NASDAQ:DGAS)
seekingalpha.com - October 11 at 4:45 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 12 at 4:23 PM
News IconDelta Partners South Africa On Exploration Of Natural Gas (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.channelstv.com - September 9 at 4:29 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 DELTA NATURAL GAS CO For: Aug 31 Filed by: Short Rodney L (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.streetinsider.com - September 2 at 9:27 AM
capitalcube.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. :DGAS-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : August 31, 2016 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - August 31 at 9:25 AM
4-traders.com logoDELTA NATURAL GAS : Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations (form 10-K) (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.4-traders.com - August 26 at 3:56 PM
streetinsider.com logoDelta Natural Gas (DGAS) Raises Quarterly Dividend 1.2% to $0.2075; 3.3% Yield (NASDAQ:DGAS)
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 (NASDAQ:DGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 4:38 PM
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www.ottawacitizen.com - July 28 at 9:01 PM
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www.dailynewsegypt.com - July 26 at 12:53 PM
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News IconBuhari confirms talks with Niger Delta militants (NASDAQ:DGAS)
punchng.com - July 23 at 8:43 AM
News IconBuhari Confirms FG in Talks with N’Delta Militants (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.thisdaylive.com - July 23 at 8:43 AM
News IconWill Israeli natural gas flow in Egypt’s pipelines? (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.dailynewsegypt.com - July 14 at 4:51 PM
News IconGas Price Hike: Aggrieved Motorists Threaten to Shutdown NIPCO’s Stations (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.thisdaylive.com - July 12 at 9:57 PM
News IconGas supply: The indigenous companies’ challenge (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.vanguardngr.com - July 12 at 9:57 PM

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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 Thursday, February 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.207 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $0.83 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 27th.

Who owns Delta Natural Gas Company stock?

Delta Natural Gas Company's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Gabelli Funds LLC (3.89%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.07%), Teton Advisors Inc. (1.47%), State Street Corp (1.40%), Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc. (1.39%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.98%). 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.

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 O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC.

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 Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc., State Street Corp, Gabelli Funds LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Martingale Asset Management L P and Bessemer Group Inc..

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 $30.80.

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Last Updated on 2/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff