NYSE:NFG - National Fuel Gas Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $56.04 +0.51 (+0.92 %) (As of 01/20/2019 10:09 AM ET)Previous Close$56.04Today's Range$55.47 - $56.1952-Week Range$48.31 - $59.15Volume266,273 shsAverage Volume489,337 shsMarket Capitalization$4.82 billionP/E Ratio16.73Dividend Yield3.03%Beta0.71 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email National Fuel Gas Company operates as a diversified energy company. It operates through five segments: Exploration and Production, Pipeline and Storage, Gathering, Utility, and Energy Marketing. The Exploration and Production segment explores for, develops, and produces natural gas and oil in California and in the Appalachian region of the United States. As of September 30, 2018, it had proved developed and undeveloped reserves of 27,663 thousand barrels of oil and 2,357,342 million cubic feet of natural gas. The Pipeline and Storage segment provides interstate natural gas transportation and storage services through an integrated gas pipeline system extending from southwestern Pennsylvania to the New York-Canadian border, and eastward to Ellisburg and Leidy, Pennsylvania; and owns and operates 28 underground natural gas storage fields, as well as 3 other underground natural gas storage fields. This segment also transports natural gas for National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation, as well as for other utilities, industrial companies, and power producers in New York State; and owns and operates the Empire Pipeline, a 266-mile pipeline system. The Gathering segment builds, owns, and operates natural gas processing and pipeline gathering facilities in the Appalachian region. The Utility segment sells natural gas or provides natural gas transportation services to approximately 750,200 customers in Buffalo, Niagara Falls, and Jamestown, New York; and Erie and Sharon, Pennsylvania. The Energy Marketing segment markets natural gas to industrial, wholesale, commercial, public authority, and residential customers primarily in western and central New York, and northwestern Pennsylvania. As of September 30, 2018, the company also owned approximately 94,000 acres of timber property; and managed approximately 3,000 additional acres of timber cutting rights. National Fuel Gas Company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Williamsville, New York. Receive NFG News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NFG and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Natural gas distribution Sub-IndustryGas Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:NFG Previous Symbol CUSIP63618010 Webwww.nationalfuelgas.com Phone716-857-7000Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.10 Current Ratio1.24 Quick Ratio1.07Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio16.73 Forward P/E Ratio16.58 P/E Growth-5.72 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$1.59 billion Price / Sales3.02 Cash Flow$6.1650 per share Price / Cash Flow9.09 Book Value$22.54 per share Price / Book2.49Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.34 Net Income$391.52 million Net Margins24.58% Return on Equity15.11% Return on Assets4.87%Miscellaneous Employees2,105 Outstanding Shares85,960,000Market Cap$4.82 billion OptionableOptionable National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Frequently Asked Questions What is National Fuel Gas' stock symbol? National Fuel Gas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NFG." How often does National Fuel Gas pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Fuel Gas? National Fuel Gas announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 5th. Stockholders of record on Monday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.425 per share on Tuesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, December 28th. View National Fuel Gas' Dividend History. How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter? National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG) released its earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The oil and gas producer reported $0.49 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.54 by $0.05. The oil and gas producer earned $289.20 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $316.56 million. National Fuel Gas had a return on equity of 15.11% and a net margin of 24.58%. National Fuel Gas's revenue for the quarter was up .8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.53 EPS. View National Fuel Gas' Earnings History. When is National Fuel Gas' next earnings date? National Fuel Gas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, January 31st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for National Fuel Gas. How can I listen to National Fuel Gas' earnings call? National Fuel Gas will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 1st at 11:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8332870795. What guidance has National Fuel Gas issued on next quarter's earnings? National Fuel Gas updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 1st. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.35-3.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.44. What price target have analysts set for NFG? 3 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price targets for National Fuel Gas' shares. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $54.00. On average, they expect National Fuel Gas' stock price to reach $54.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 3.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for National Fuel Gas. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Fuel Gas? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Fuel Gas in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for National Fuel Gas. Has National Fuel Gas been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about NFG stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. National Fuel Gas earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. Who are some of National Fuel Gas' key competitors? Some companies that are related to National Fuel Gas include Atmos Energy (ATO), Ultrapar Participacoes (UGP), ONE Gas (OGS), New Jersey Resources (NJR), Spire (SR), South Jersey Industries (SJI), Northwest Natural (NWN), Just Energy Group (JE) and WGL (WGL). Who are National Fuel Gas' key executives? National Fuel Gas' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Ronald J. Tanski, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 66)Mr. David P. Bauer, Treasurer & Principal Financial Officer (Age 49)Mr. John R. Pustulka, Chief Operating Officer (Age 66)Mr. Carl M. Carlotti, Pres of National Fuel Gas Distribution Corp. (Age 63)Dr. John P. McGinnis Ph.D., Pres of Seneca Resources Corp. (Age 57) Who are National Fuel Gas' major shareholders? National Fuel Gas' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC (0.51%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.32%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.31%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.19%), Cardinal Capital Management (0.06%) and Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own National Fuel Gas stock include Paula M Ciprich, Philip C Ackerman and Ronald C Kraemer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Fuel Gas. Which major investors are selling National Fuel Gas stock? NFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hennessy Advisors Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, First Hawaiian Bank, Moody National Bank Trust Division, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and Oakbrook Investments LLC. Company insiders that have sold National Fuel Gas company stock in the last year include Paula M Ciprich and Ronald C Kraemer. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Fuel Gas. Which major investors are buying National Fuel Gas stock? NFG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denali Advisors LLC, Copper Rock Capital Partners LLC, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Gradient Investments LLC, CENTRAL TRUST Co, Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc., Cardinal Capital Management and Retirement Systems of Alabama. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Fuel Gas. How do I buy shares of National Fuel Gas? Shares of NFG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is National Fuel Gas' stock price today? One share of NFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.04. How big of a company is National Fuel Gas? National Fuel Gas has a market capitalization of $4.82 billion and generates $1.59 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $391.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.34 on an earnings per share basis. National Fuel Gas employs 2,105 workers across the globe. What is National Fuel Gas' official website? The official website for National Fuel Gas is http://www.nationalfuelgas.com. How can I contact National Fuel Gas? National Fuel Gas' mailing address is 6363 Main Street, Williamsville NY, 14221. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at 716-857-7000 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for National Fuel Gas (NYSE NFG)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 247 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 318 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 565MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Fuel Gas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NFG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NFG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 1/20/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the LIBOR significant?