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: Natural Gas Distribution
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:DGAS
  • CUSIP: 24774810
  • Web: www.deltagas.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $218.97 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 7,135,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $30.58
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $30.37
  • 52 Week Range: $22.06 - $31.29
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 39.60
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 43.23
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $68.84 million
  • Price / Sales: 3.18
  • Book Value: $10.72 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.86
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.75
  • Dividend Yield: 2.4%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $19.26 million
  • Net Margins: 8.00%
  • Return on Equity: 7.12%
  • Return on Assets: 2.91%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.64%
  • Current Ratio: 2.33%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.87%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 9,834 shs.
  • Beta: 0.57
  • Short Ratio: 13.96
 

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 30th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 19th will be given a dividend of $0.187 per share on Saturday, September 30th. This represents a $0.75 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, September 18th. 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) posted its earnings results on Friday, February, 3rd. The company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter. The company earned $18.94 million during the quarter. Delta Natural Gas Company had a return on equity of 7.12% and a net margin of 8.00%. View Delta Natural Gas Company's Earnings History.

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

Who are Delta Natural Gas Company's key executives?

Delta Natural Gas Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Glenn R. Jennings, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • John B. Brown CPA, Principal Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Treasurer, Secretary
  • Matthew D. Wesolosky, Vice President, Controller
  • Johnny L. Caudill, Vice President - Distribution
  • Brian S. Ramsey, Vice President - Transmission and Gas Supply
  • Michael J. Kistner, Lead Director
  • Sandra C. Gray, Independent Director
  • Edward J. Holmes, Independent Director
  • Fred N. Parker CPA, Independent Director
  • Arthur E. Walker Jr., Independent Director

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 GAMCO INVESTORS, INC. ET AL (6.09%), Vanguard Group Inc. (4.25%), Chicago Capital Management LLC (2.42%), First Manhattan Co. (2.21%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.17%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.07%). Company insiders that own Delta Natural Gas Company stock include John B Brown 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 First Manhattan Co., California State Teachers Retirement System, The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Royal Bank of Canada and New York State Common Retirement Fund. 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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Griffin Asset Management Inc., Chicago Capital Management LLC, CNH Partners LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Kassirer Asset Management Corp, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, State Street Corp and Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. 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.

What is Delta Natural Gas Company's stock price today?

One share of Delta Natural Gas Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.69.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ DGAS)
Community Ranking:  1.6 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  42 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  91 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  133
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Delta Natural Gas Company (NASDAQ:DGAS) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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:9/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.75
Dividend Yield:2.44%
Payout Ratio:84.27% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
85.23% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
105.63% (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
8/30/2017quarterly$0.192.44%9/18/20179/19/20179/30/2017
6/26/2017quarterly$0.212.73%6/28/20176/30/20177/14/2017
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: 36.84%
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
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. :DGAS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2017 By the Numbers : September 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 6:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Contrast: Southwest Gas Corporation (SWX) vs. Delta Natural Gas (DGAS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 10:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 15 at 12:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Lifted to "Buy" at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 10:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : September 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 4:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) & UGI Corporation (UGI)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 8 at 4:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. :DGAS-US: Earnings Analysis: 2017 By the Numbers : September 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 7 at 5:53 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 10:47 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.19 (DGAS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 30 at 4:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. Announces Stub Period Dividend
finance.yahoo.com - August 29 at 6:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas (DGAS) versus Regency Energy Partners (RGNC) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 27 at 10:24 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoChesapeake Utilities Corporation (CPK) versus Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) Critical Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 23 at 12:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Given Consensus Rating of "" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 10:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas (DGAS) vs. UGI Corporation (UGI) Financial Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 4:22 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas (DGAS) vs. UGI Corporation (UGI) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 16 at 6:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ:DGAS) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 4:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: Delta Natural Gas (DGAS) vs. NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 12 at 11:14 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing Southern Company Gas (GAS) and Delta Natural Gas (DGAS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 7:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead-To-Head Review: ONE Gas (OGS) and Delta Natural Gas (NASDAQ:DGAS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 2 at 12:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR) & Delta Natural Gas (DGAS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 7:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 7:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoPNG Companies LLC -- Moody's changes PNG Companies' rating outlook to positive from stable; affirms the Baa2 rating
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 3:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 12:27 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Delta Natural Gas enters into modification agreement
www.reuters.com - June 30 at 5:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 7:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoDelta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Plans Dividend of $0.21
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 26 at 1:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Delta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : June 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 19 at 6:56 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. :DGAS-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2017 By the Numbers : June 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 16 at 5:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (DGAS) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 12 at 6:18 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDelta Natural Gas Co., Inc. : DGAS-US: Dividend Analysis : June 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : May 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 31 at 4:43 PM
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

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