Genie Energy Company Profile (NYSE:GNE)

About Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)

Genie Energy logoGenie Energy Ltd. (Genie) owns interest in its subsidiary, Genie Energy International Corporation, which owns Genie Retail Energy and Genie Oil and Gas, Inc. The Company operates through three segments: Genie Retail Energy (GRE), Afek Oil and Gas, Ltd. (Afek), and Genie Oil and Gas (GOGAS). The GRE segment operates retail energy providers (REPs), including IDT Energy, Inc. and Residents Energy, Inc., and energy brokerage and marketing services. Its REP businesses resell electricity and natural gas to residential and small business customers. The Afek segment operates an oil and gas exploration project. The GOGAS segment is an oil and gas exploration company. The GOGAS segment consists of early-stage oil shale projects, including its interest in Genie Mongolia, Inc., an oil shale exploration project; American Shale Oil Corporation, which holds and manages an interest in AMSO, LLC, an oil shale development project, and Israel Energy Initiatives, Ltd., an oil shale development project.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Multiline Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders
  • Symbol: NYSE:GNE
  • CUSIP: 37228420
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $167.3 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 24,676,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $6.06
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $6.89
  • 52 Week Range: $5.07 - $8.31
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -29.48
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $230.32 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.73
  • Book Value: $2.70 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.51
  • Annual Dividend: $0.30
  • Dividend Yield: 5.0%
  • EBIDTA: ($4,350,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -18.10%
  • Return on Equity: -25.81%
  • Return on Assets: -12.41%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.05%
  • Current Ratio: 1.82%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.72%
  • Average Volume: 42,938 shs.
  • Beta: 2.14
  • Short Ratio: 9.65

Frequently Asked Questions for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)

What is Genie Energy's stock symbol?

Genie Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "GNE."

How often does Genie Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Genie Energy?

Genie Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.075 per share on Friday, August 25th. This represents a $0.30 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 11th. View Genie Energy's Dividend History.

How were Genie Energy's earnings last quarter?

Genie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported ($0.50) earnings per share for the quarter. The business had revenue of $52.21 million for the quarter. Genie Energy had a negative return on equity of 25.81% and a negative net margin of 18.10%. View Genie Energy's Earnings History.

When will Genie Energy make its next earnings announcement?

Genie Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Genie Energy.

Who are some of Genie Energy's key competitors?

Who are Genie Energy's key executives?

Genie Energy's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Howard S. Jonas, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer
  • James A. Courter, Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Geoffrey Rochwarger, Vice Chairman
  • Avi Goldin, Chief Financial Officer
  • Michael Stein, Chief Operating Officer
  • Michael Jonas, Executive Vice President
  • Harold Vinegar Ph.D., Chief Scientist of IEI
  • W. Wesley Perry, Lead Independent Director
  • Alan B. Rosenthal, Independent Director
  • Allan Sass Ph.D., Independent Director

Who owns Genie Energy stock?

Genie Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (3.28%), Vanguard Group Inc. (2.89%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (0.84%), State Street Corp (0.78%), Northern Trust Corp (0.64%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.54%). Company insiders that own Genie Energy stock include Avi Goldin, Howard S Jonas and James A Courter. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Genie Energy.

Who sold Genie Energy stock? Who is selling Genie Energy stock?

Genie Energy's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and California State Teachers Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold Genie Energy stock in the last year include Avi Goldin and James A Courter. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genie Energy.

Who bought Genie Energy stock? Who is buying Genie Energy stock?

Genie Energy's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Vanguard Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, State Street Corp, Nationwide Fund Advisors, Martingale Asset Management L P, Strs Ohio and PDT Partners LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Genie Energy.

How do I buy Genie Energy stock?

Shares of Genie Energy 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 Genie Energy's stock price today?

One share of Genie Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.78.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Genie Energy (NYSE GNE)
Community Ranking:  1.7 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  24 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  47 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  71
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE) (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 Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
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Earnings History for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Earnings by Quarter for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Genie Energy (NYSE GNE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2017Q2 2017($0.50)$52.21 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.13$69.44 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2017Q4 2016($0.05)$51.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316($0.26)$308.28 million$57.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2016Q216$0.13$39.50 million$44.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.26$308.28 million$58.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q4($0.19)$49.70 million$43.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q3$0.10$52.24 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2015Q215($0.22)$48.80 million$39.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2015Q115($0.11)$130.30 million$74.40 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q3 2014($0.02)($0.22)$66.64 million$46.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q2 2014($0.18)($0.24)$51.40 million$48.81 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2014Q1 2014($0.05)($0.33)$77.37 million$130.35 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2013$0.04$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q213($0.24)($0.32)$55.99 million$55.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2013Q113$0.02($0.09)$68.05 million$85.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/13/2013Q4 12$0.08ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/13/2012Q312($0.13)$52.20 million$63.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.77 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.23 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Most Recent Dividend:8/25/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:4.42%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-16.22% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-38.96% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
-130.43% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:2 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)

Dividend History by Quarter for Genie Energy (NYSE GNE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 31.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 20.70%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/12/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.03$30,150.00View SEC Filing  
8/31/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.18$30,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.95$29,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/7/2017Avi GoldinCFOSell8,500$6.21$52,785.00View SEC Filing  
7/27/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.70$33,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.67$33,350.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$7.57$37,850.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$7.76$38,800.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$7.68$38,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$7.36$36,800.00View SEC Filing  
4/24/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$8.04$40,200.00View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$7.27$36,350.00View SEC Filing  
3/24/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.72$28,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017Howard S. JonasChairmanBuy11,733$5.37$63,006.21View SEC Filing  
3/6/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.32$26,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2017Howard S. JonasChairmanBuy4,900$5.39$26,411.00View SEC Filing  
2/22/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.61$28,050.00View SEC Filing  
2/9/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.55$27,750.00View SEC Filing  
1/25/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.77$28,850.00View SEC Filing  
1/10/2017James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.78$28,900.00View SEC Filing  
12/29/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.71$28,550.00View SEC Filing  
12/12/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.81$29,050.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2016Howard S. JonasChairmanBuy1,573$5.38$8,462.74View SEC Filing  
11/30/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.99$29,950.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.11$30,550.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.19$25,950.00View SEC Filing  
10/18/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.55$27,750.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$5.84$29,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/20/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.03$30,150.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.21$31,050.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.19$30,950.00View SEC Filing  
8/10/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.71$33,550.00View SEC Filing  
7/26/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.83$34,150.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2016James A CourterDirectorSell5,000$6.41$32,050.00View SEC Filing  
6/29/2016James A CourterDirectorSell25,000$7.14$178,500.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2016Howard S JonasCEOSell263,713$6.32$1,666,666.16View SEC Filing  
3/13/2015Alan B RosenthalDirectorBuy10,000$7.19$71,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Alan B RosenthalDirectorBuy5,000$9.47$47,350.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
Latest Headlines for Genie Energy (NYSE:GNE)
DateHeadline logoETFs with exposure to Genie Energy Ltd. : September 19, 2017 - September 19 at 7:07 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. :GNE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : September 18, 2017 - September 18 at 6:39 PM logoJames A. Courter Sells 5,000 Shares of Genie Energy Ltd. (GNE) Stock - September 13 at 4:56 PM logoInsider Selling: Genie Energy Ltd. (GNE) Director Sells 5,000 Shares of Stock - August 31 at 8:00 PM logoDiversegy Introduces "MATT", a New Matrix Pricing Tool - August 24 at 6:52 AM logoGenie Energy Ltd. (GNE) Director James A. Courter Sells 5,000 Shares - August 16 at 1:34 PM logoGenie Energy Acquires Florida-Based Commercial Natural Gas Supplier - August 14 at 7:30 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) CFO Sells $52,785.00 in Stock - August 8 at 4:22 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) Declares $0.08 Dividend - August 6 at 11:46 AM logoGenie Energy Ltd. (GNE) Issues Earnings Results - August 6 at 12:08 AM logoGenie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) Downgraded by TheStreet to D+ - August 5 at 8:58 AM logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Natural Grocers Drops On Disappointing Earnings; Yelp Shares Spike Higher - August 4 at 7:22 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results - August 3 at 4:12 PM logoGenie Energy reports 2Q loss - August 3 at 4:12 PM logoGenie Energy Launches JV to Pursue UK Retail Energy Market - August 2 at 10:42 PM logoInsider Selling: Genie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) Director Sells 5,000 Shares of Stock - July 28 at 4:32 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. (GNE) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday - July 27 at 11:32 AM logoGenie Energy (GNE) to Report Second Quarter 2017 Results - July 18 at 9:03 PM logoJames A. Courter Sells 5,000 Shares of Genie Energy Ltd. (NYSE:GNE) Stock - July 12 at 1:47 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genie Energy Ltd. : July 11, 2017 - July 11 at 8:48 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Director James A. Courter Sells 5,000 Shares - June 9 at 1:36 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genie Energy Ltd. : May 26, 2017 - May 26 at 6:08 PM logoGenie Energy's Series A Preferred Stock Shares Cross 8.5% Yield Mark - May 24 at 5:20 PM logoETFs with exposure to Genie Energy Ltd. : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 5:04 PM logoJames A. Courter Sells 5,000 Shares of Genie Energy Ltd (GNE) Stock - May 15 at 1:26 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. :GNE-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 12, 2017 - May 12 at 6:07 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Upgraded by TheStreet to C- - May 6 at 11:52 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.08 (gne) - May 6 at 9:20 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results - May 6 at 12:41 AM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results - May 6 at 12:17 AM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Announces Earnings Results - May 5 at 11:52 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Issues Earnings Results - May 5 at 2:30 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. Reports First Quarter 2017 Results - May 3 at 9:24 AM logoGenie Energy posts 1Q profit - May 3 at 9:24 AM logoGenie Energy (GNE) Earning Positive Media Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - May 2 at 10:34 PM logoGenie Energy (GNE) Earns Daily Media Impact Rating of 0.21 - April 28 at 11:02 PM logoGenie Energy (GNE) Receives Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.27 - April 25 at 8:16 PM logoGenie Energy (GNE) Receiving Positive News Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 19 at 12:35 PM logoGenie Energy (GNE) to Report First Quarter 2017 Results - April 19 at 11:50 AM logoGenie Energy to Present at the Planet MicroCap Showcase 2017 - April 17 at 11:15 AM logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Effect Genie Energy (GNE) Share Price - April 16 at 12:17 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Director Sells $36,350.00 in Stock - April 13 at 8:20 PM logoGenie Energy (GNE) Getting Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows - April 13 at 7:01 PM logoGenie Energy Ltd. Expands Loan Facility - April 7 at 10:05 AM logoETFs with exposure to Genie Energy Ltd. : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 10:05 AM logoGenie Energy Ltd (GNE) Director Sells $28,600.00 in Stock - March 27 at 1:25 PM logoGenie Energy to Present at The MicroCap Conference on April 4th at 11:00AM ET in New York City at the Essex House - March 20 at 7:16 PM logoGENIE ENERGY LTD. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - March 16 at 6:43 PM logoGenie Energy's (GNE) Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - March 10 at 10:24 AM logoQ4 2016 Genie Energy Ltd Earnings Release - Before Market Open - March 8 at 6:17 PM



Genie Energy (GNE) Chart for Friday, September, 22, 2017

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