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Cheniere Energy (LNG) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$156.13
-0.85 (-0.54%)
(As of 05/28/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$155.41
$158.89
50-Day Range
$154.09
$162.75
52-Week Range
$135.30
$183.46
Volume
1.78 million shs
Average Volume
1.88 million shs
Market Capitalization
$35.74 billion
P/E Ratio
7.60
Dividend Yield
1.11%
Price Target
$198.00

Cheniere Energy MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.90 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
26.8% Upside
$198.00 Price Target
Short Interest
N/A
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.34mentions of Cheniere Energy in the last 14 days
Based on 12 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
19.12%
From $8.42 to $10.03 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.21 out of 5 stars

Oils/Energy Sector

47th out of 239 stocks

Natural Gas Distribution Industry

2nd out of 13 stocks

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About Cheniere Energy Stock (NYSE:LNG)

Cheniere Energy, Inc., an energy infrastructure company, primarily engages in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) related businesses in the United States. It owns and operates the Sabine Pass LNG terminal in Cameron Parish, Louisiana; and the Corpus Christi LNG terminal near Corpus Christi, Texas. The company also owns Creole Trail pipeline, a 94-mile natural gas supply pipeline that interconnects the Sabine Pass LNG Terminal with several interstate and intrastate pipelines; and operates Corpus Christi pipeline, a 21.5-mile natural gas supply pipeline that interconnects the Corpus Christi LNG terminal with various interstate and intrastate natural gas pipelines. It is also involved in the LNG and natural gas marketing business. The company was incorporated in 1983 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

LNG Stock Price History

LNG Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
5/03/2024
Ex-Dividend for 5/17 Dividend
5/09/2024
Dividend Payable
5/17/2024
Today
5/28/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
8/01/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Natural gas distribution
Sub-Industry
Oil & Gas Storage & Transportation
CUSIP
16411R20
CIK
3570
Employees
1,605
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$198.00
High Stock Price Target
$222.00
Low Stock Price Target
$162.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+26.9%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.90
Research Coverage
10 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$9.88 billion
Pretax Margin
44.85%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$20.39 billion
Cash Flow
$46.42 per share
Book Value
$37.86 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
228,248,000
Market Cap
$35.70 billion
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.95
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Jack A. Fusco (Age 62)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $5.61M
  • Mr. Zach Davis (Age 39)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $2.19M
  • Mr. J. Corey Grindal (Age 52)
    Executive VP & COO
    Comp: $2.39M
  • Mr. Sean Nathaniel Markowitz (Age 50)
    Executive VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corporate Secretary
    Comp: $1.88M
  • Mr. Anatol Feygin (Age 56)
    Executive VP & Chief Commercial Officer
    Comp: $1.88M
  • Mr. David Slack (Age 43)
    VP & Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Randy Bhatia
    Vice President of Investor Relations
  • Deanna L. Newcomb
    Chief Compliance & Ethics Officer and VP of Internal Audit
  • Mr. Eric Bensaude (Age 57)
    Managing Director of Commercial Operations & Portfolio Optimization
  • Mr. Ramzi Mroueh
    Managing Director of Origination

LNG Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Cheniere Energy stock right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Cheniere Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 9 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" LNG shares.
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What is Cheniere Energy's stock price target for 2024?

10 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for Cheniere Energy's stock. Their LNG share price targets range from $162.00 to $222.00. On average, they predict the company's stock price to reach $198.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 26.8% from the stock's current price.
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How have LNG shares performed in 2024?

Cheniere Energy's stock was trading at $165.06 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, LNG shares have decreased by 5.4% and is now trading at $156.13.
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When is Cheniere Energy's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 1st 2024.
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How were Cheniere Energy's earnings last quarter?

Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSE:LNG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May, 3rd. The energy company reported $2.13 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.30 by $0.17. The energy company earned $4.25 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.97 billion. Cheniere Energy had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 48.19% and a net margin of 28.55%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 41.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $6.89 EPS.

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

Cheniere Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 26th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.435 per share on Friday, May 17th. This represents a $1.74 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 9th.
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Is Cheniere Energy a good dividend stock?

Cheniere Energy (NYSE:LNG) pays an annual dividend of $1.74 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.11%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 2 consecutive year(s), indicating that it does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 8.48%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, LNG will have a dividend payout ratio of 17.35% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What other stocks do shareholders of Cheniere Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Cheniere Energy investors own include Intel (INTC), Hello Group (MOMO), ONEOK (OKE), Pfizer (PFE), Valero Energy (VLO), CrowdStrike (CRWD), DocuSign (DOCU), Broadcom (AVGO), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and Datadog (DDOG).

Who are Cheniere Energy's major shareholders?

Cheniere Energy's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.64%), Blackstone Inc. (1.92%), Capital World Investors (1.13%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (0.86%), Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp (0.69%) and BROOKFIELD Corp ON (0.70%). Insiders that own company stock include Aaron D Stephenson, Neal A Shear and Vicky A Bailey.
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How do I buy shares of Cheniere Energy?

Shares of LNG stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:LNG) was last updated on 5/28/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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