Golar LNG Limited Company Profile (NASDAQ:GLNG)

About Golar LNG Limited

Golar LNG Limited logoGolar LNG Limited is a midstream liquefied natural gas (LNG) company engaged primarily in the transportation, regasification, liquefaction and trading of LNG. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, ownership, operation and chartering of LNG carriers and Floating Storage Regasification Unit (FSRUs) through its subsidiaries and affiliates, and the development of LNG projects, such as floating LNGs (FLNGs). The Company's segments include Vessel operations, LNG trading and FLNG. Under the Vessel operations segment, the Company operates and charters out LNG carriers and FSRUs on fixed terms to customers. Through the LNG trading segment, the Company provides physical and financial risk management in LNG and gas markets for customers around the world. The FLNG segment includes the costs associated with the conversion of its LNG carrier, the Hilli, to a FLNG. The Company, along with its affiliate, Golar LNG Partners LP, has a combined fleet of approximately 30 vessels.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Transportation
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Storage & Transportation
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: GLNG
  • CUSIP: G9456A10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $26.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $26.44
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $23.35
  • 52-Week Range: $14.32 - $28.64
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -32.02
  • P/E Growth: 0.19
  • Market Cap: $2.64B
  • Outstanding Shares: 98,000,000
  • Beta: 0.84
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -301.27%
  • Return on Equity: -7.61%
  • Return on Assets: -3.20%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.62%
  • Current Ratio: 0.48%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.48%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 2 Hold Ratings, 10 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.69)
Consensus Price Target: $27.50 (2.23% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/27/2017Nordea Equity ResearchDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
12/1/2016Bank of America CorpReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/23/2016Seaport Global SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy$35.00View Rating Details
10/20/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetOutperform$57.00 -> $45.00View Rating Details
10/5/2016Wells Fargo & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
10/3/2016ABN AmroUpgradeSell -> HoldView Rating Details
9/12/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
9/6/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00View Rating Details
7/1/2016DNB MarketsUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
6/30/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeBuy -> Sell$38.00 -> $10.00View Rating Details
6/17/2016Clarkson CapitalReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
6/1/2016Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformView Rating Details
4/30/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
2/22/2016Citigroup Inc.Lower Price Target$35.00 -> $30.00View Rating Details
1/25/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/24/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/2/2015BTIG ResearchReiterated RatingBuy$58.00View Rating Details
8/18/2015DanskeBoost Price TargetBuy$38.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
7/8/2015GMP SecuritiesUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2017        
2/28/201712/31/2016($0.37)N/AView Earnings Details
8/27/2015Q215($0.32)($0.31)$32.89 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/28/2015Q115($0.07)($0.14)$28.83 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/26/2014Q2($0.09)($0.11)ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/29/2013Q2 2013$0.23$0.74ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.99 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.84 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162($0.36)($0.29)($0.33)
Q2 20161($0.40)($0.40)($0.40)
Q3 20162($0.36)($0.36)($0.36)
Q4 20162($0.40)($0.35)($0.38)
Q1 20172($0.45)($0.37)($0.41)
Q2 20172($0.39)($0.23)($0.31)
Q3 20172($0.36)($0.20)($0.28)
Q4 20172$0.04$0.05$0.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG)
Annual Dividend:$0.20
Dividend Yield:0.74%
Payout Ratio:-10.05% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
-23.81% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/30/2016Quarterly$0.050.85%12/12/201612/14/20161/6/2017
9/1/2016quarterly$0.050.98%9/12/20169/14/201610/3/2016
6/1/2016quarterly$0.051.2%6/13/20166/15/20167/7/2016
3/1/2016quarterly$0.051.06%3/14/20163/16/20163/30/2016
12/1/2015quarterly$0.456.65%12/8/201512/10/20151/6/2016
8/28/2015quarterly$0.454.64%9/8/20159/10/20159/25/2015
5/28/2015quarterly$0.453.61%6/10/20156/12/20156/26/2015
2/26/2015quarterly$0.455.74%3/10/20153/12/20153/24/2015
11/26/2014quarterly$0.454.34%12/3/201412/5/201412/30/2014
8/27/2014quarterly$0.452.81%9/8/20149/10/20149/26/2014
5/28/2014quarterly$0.453.85%6/4/20146/6/20146/27/2014
3/3/2014quarterly$0.454.72%3/10/20143/12/20143/24/2014
11/29/2013quarterly$0.454.95%12/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013
11/27/2013$0.4512/4/201312/6/201312/20/2013
8/30/2013quarterly$0.454.82%9/11/20139/13/20139/26/2013
5/31/2013quarterly$0.455.29%6/11/20136/13/20136/27/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG)
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Headlines

Latest Headlines for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG)
DateHeadline
marketrealist.com logoGolar’s Analyst Recommendations before the 4Q16 Results (NASDAQ:GLNG)
marketrealist.com - February 27 at 7:05 PM
News IconVolatility Analysis: Golar LNG Ltd. (NASDAQ:GLNG) - The Oracle Examiner (NASDAQ:GLNG)
oracleexaminer.com - February 24 at 6:44 PM
News IconAnalysts Peer Into Their Crystal Balls For Golar LNG Limited ... - Winfield Review (NASDAQ:GLNG)
winfieldreview.com - February 23 at 5:28 PM
globenewswire.com logoGolar LNG Limited - Q4 2016 results presentation - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:GLNG)
globenewswire.com - February 23 at 5:28 PM
News IconFiscal Year Earnings Estimate on Golar LNG Limited(GLNG) - Money Flow Index & Trends (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.moneyflowtrends.com - February 23 at 5:28 PM
News IconGolar LNG Partners LP: Q4 2016 results presentation (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.stock-world.de - February 22 at 12:22 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoGolar LNG Limited - Q4 2016 results presentation (NASDAQ:GLNG)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 22 at 7:14 AM
News IconGolar LNG raises $402.5m from convertible bond sale (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.lloydslist.com - February 20 at 4:58 PM
News IconGolar LNG coses $402.5 mln of 2.75% convertible senior notes (NASDAQ:GLNG)
en.portnews.ru - February 19 at 10:37 AM
News IconInvestor Guide: Check on Technical Levels for Golar LNG Ltd. (GLNG) - Baldwin Journal (NASDAQ:GLNG)
baldwinjournal.com - February 17 at 4:01 PM
News IconDividend Growth of Golar LNG Limited(GLNG) - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 17 at 4:01 PM
News IconImpact of Brokerage Rating on Golar LNG Limited(GLNG) - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 17 at 4:01 PM
globenewswire.com logoGolar LNG Limited Closes $402.5 Million of 2.75% Convertible ... - GlobeNewswire (press release) (NASDAQ:GLNG)
globenewswire.com - February 17 at 4:01 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoGolar LNG Limited Closes $402.5 Million of 2.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2022 (NASDAQ:GLNG)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 17 at 11:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoTime to buy oil on this pullback? 4 trades (NASDAQ:GLNG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 10:23 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Golar LNG Ltd announces pricing of $350 mln of 2.75% convertible senior notes due 2022 (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.reuters.com - February 14 at 6:37 PM
News IconGolar LNG Limited announces proposed offering of US$350 million of senior notes (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.lngindustry.com - February 14 at 6:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGolar LNG Limited Announces Pricing of $350 Million of 2.75% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2022 (NASDAQ:GLNG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 6:37 PM
streetinsider.com logoGolar LNG (GLNG) Plans $350M Offering of Convertible Senior Notes due 2022 (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.streetinsider.com - February 14 at 4:21 AM
streetinsider.com logoGolar LNG (GLNG) Plans $350M Offering of Convertible Senior Notes due 2022 - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.streetinsider.com - February 13 at 11:20 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-Golar LNG announces proposed offering of $350 million of convertible senior notes due 2022 (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.reuters.com - February 13 at 6:19 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:04 pm Golar LNG intends to offer $350 million aggregate principal amount of Convertible Senior Notes due 2022 in a private placement (NASDAQ:GLNG)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 13 at 6:19 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGolar LNG Limited Announces Proposed Offering of $350 Million of Convertible Senior Notes due 2022 (NASDAQ:GLNG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 6:19 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 424B2 Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.streetinsider.com - February 9 at 6:13 PM
News IconLarge Buying Action and Inflow of Money Witnessed in Golar LNG Limited - Highland Mirror (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 9 at 4:06 AM
News IconGolar LNG Partners raising cash through share sale (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.lngworldnews.com - February 8 at 4:44 AM
trustnet.com logoGolar LNG Partners LP Announces Public Offering... (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.trustnet.com - February 7 at 6:43 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGolar LNG Partners LP Announces Public Offering of 4,500,000 Common Units (NASDAQ:GLNG)
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 6:43 PM
News IconFresh funds for Golar LNG Partners ahead of LNG 'recovery' (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.lloydslist.com - February 2 at 6:03 PM
News IconOne Stock Analysts Are Watching - Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ:GMLP) (NASDAQ:GLNG)
mlbinjurynews.com - February 2 at 6:03 PM
feeds.benzinga.com logoGolar LNG Partners L.P. - Buyback of outstanding bonds in the connection with the placement of New Senior Unsecured Bonds (NASDAQ:GLNG)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 2 at 9:52 AM
News IconEarnings Forecast Research on Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) (NASDAQ:GLNG)
mundoaguaysaneamiento.net - February 2 at 4:15 AM
News IconGolar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) shows optimistic Trends (NASDAQ:GLNG)
perspectivabetica.com - February 2 at 4:15 AM
News IconAnalysts Take: Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) Projected Earnings & Price Targets - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:GLNG)
aikenadvocate.com - January 30 at 11:49 AM
News IconNews Recap: Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE:SN), Golar LNG Ltd. (NASDAQ:GLNG) - The Newburgh Press (NASDAQ:GLNG)
newburghpress.com - January 30 at 11:49 AM
News IconTechnical Review on Shares of Golar LNG Ltd. (GLNG) - Sherwood Daily (NASDAQ:GLNG)
sherwooddaily.com - January 28 at 5:33 PM
News IconStock Continues Its Ascent, Reaching New High: Golar LNG Limited ... - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:GLNG)
wsbeacon.com - January 27 at 7:20 PM
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newburghpress.com - January 27 at 7:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGolar LNG downgraded by Nordea (NASDAQ:GLNG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 27 at 7:20 PM
News IconInvestor Guide: Checking on Indicators for Golar LNG Ltd. (GLNG) - Springdale Times (NASDAQ:GLNG)
springdaletimes.com - January 26 at 6:56 PM
News IconWall Street Holds Inauguration Gains, How Did This Stock Fare: Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG) - Wall Street Beacon (NASDAQ:GLNG)
wsbeacon.com - January 22 at 2:04 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 21 at 4:47 AM
News IconLooking Ahead for Golar LNG Limited (NASDAQ:GLNG); Are These Shares Ready to Go Higher? - Aiken Advocate (NASDAQ:GLNG)
aikenadvocate.com - January 17 at 3:25 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 17 at 3:24 PM
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wsbeacon.com - January 15 at 3:31 AM
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heraldbeacon.com - January 13 at 11:28 PM
News IconHere’s Why Golar LNG Partners LP Outperformed Its LNG Peers Last Month (NASDAQ:GLNG)
www.hellenicshippingnews.com - January 13 at 6:26 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:51 PM

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What is Golar LNG Limited's stock symbol?

Golar LNG Limited trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "GLNG."

How often does Golar LNG Limited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Golar LNG Limited?

Golar LNG Limited declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.05 per share on Friday, January 6th. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 12th.

Where is Golar LNG Limited's stock going? Where will Golar LNG Limited's stock price be in 2017?

13 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for Golar LNG Limited's stock. Their forecasts range from $10.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Golar LNG Limited's stock price to reach $27.50 in the next year.

When will Golar LNG Limited announce their earnings?

Golar LNG Limited is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Golar LNG Limited stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Golar LNG Limited stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "GOLAR LNG LIMITED is engaged in the acquisition, ownership, operation and chartering of liquid natural gas carriers and floating storage re-gasification units through its subsidiaries. " (2/23/2017)

  • Credit Suisse Group analysts commented, "We now est. adj. EBITDA of $416/$505 mln in ’16/’17 (from $413/$508 mln) and adj. EPS of $0.80/$1.72 (from $0.89/$1.79). Our ’16 revenue est. is essentially unchanged at $6.57 bln. Our new ’16 FCF est. is $79 mln (from $88 mln) with year-end net leverage of 4.3x. The 2Q guide for sales +5%-7% y/y was below our prior +8.5% y/y, however the 1Q actual beat our prior est. by $34 mln (3%), with mgmt. opting for conservatism regarding the potential for pull- forward in light of a choppy" April (weather-related). Net, while we were surprised by the stock’s negative reaction Friday (-4%) given a healthy top- line and synergy realization, we expect volatility to persist as leverage remains elevated (limited liquidity in the stock doesn’t help either), and continuation of the current slow order growth environment for our public builders could challenge 2H results." (5/9/2016)

Who owns Golar LNG Limited stock?

Golar LNG Limited's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (10.21%), Luxor Capital Group LP (3.46%), Capital Guardian Trust Co. (3.04%), Alyeska Investment Group L.P. (2.24%), Prudential PLC (1.82%) and State Street Corp (1.62%).

Who sold Golar LNG Limited stock? Who is selling Golar LNG Limited stock?

Golar LNG Limited's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Tide Point Capital Management LP, Luxor Capital Group LP, Levin Capital Strategies L.P., Federated Investors Inc. PA, RR Advisors LLC, Trexquant Investment LP, Pinnacle Associates Ltd. and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY.

Who bought Golar LNG Limited stock? Who is buying Golar LNG Limited stock?

Golar LNG Limited's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Guardian Trust Co., FMR LLC, Capital International Ltd. CA, Nokota Management LP, Alyeska Investment Group L.P., Trafelet Brokaw Capital Management L.P., Oceanic Investment Management LTD and State Street Corp.

How do I buy Golar LNG Limited stock?

Shares of Golar LNG Limited 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 Golar LNG Limited stock cost?

One share of Golar LNG Limited stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.90.

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Last Updated on 2/28/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff