NYSE:NFG - National Fuel Gas Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$61.44 +0.69 (+1.14 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 12:20 PM ET)
Previous Close$60.75
Today's Range$60.59 - $61.69
52-Week Range$49.60 - $61.19
Volume5,990 shs
Average Volume509,021 shs
Market Capitalization$5.30 billion
P/E Ratio18.37
Dividend Yield2.81%
Beta0.88
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP63618010
Phone716-857-7000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.59 billion
Cash Flow$6.2630 per share
Book Value$22.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$391.52 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,105
Market Cap$5.30 billion
Next Earnings Date5/2/2019 (Estimated)
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 Friday, March 8th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 29th will be given a dividend of $0.425 per share on Monday, April 15th. This represents a $1.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 28th. View National Fuel Gas' Dividend History.

How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter?

National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January, 31st. The oil and gas producer reported $1.12 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.07 by $0.05. The oil and gas producer earned $490.25 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $477.76 million. National Fuel Gas had a return on equity of 15.26% and a net margin of 17.77%. 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, May 2nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for National Fuel Gas.

What guidance has National Fuel Gas issued on next quarter's earnings?

National Fuel Gas issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 31st. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.45-3.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.48.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Fuel Gas?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Fuel Gas in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings 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?

Press coverage about NFG stock has been trending somewhat negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. National Fuel Gas earned a coverage optimism score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of National Fuel Gas' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of National Fuel Gas own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National Fuel Gas investors own include Duke Energy (DUK), Dominion Energy (D), Bank of America (BAC), Verizon Communications (VZ), General Electric (GE), DowDuPont (DWDP), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Halliburton (HAL) and Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK).

Who are National Fuel Gas' key executives?

National Fuel Gas' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Ronald J. Tanski, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 67)
  • Mr. David P. Bauer, Treasurer & Principal Financial Officer (Age 50)
  • Mr. John R. Pustulka, Chief Operating Officer (Age 67)
  • Dr. John P. McGinnis Ph.D., Pres of Seneca Resources Corp. (Age 58)
  • Ms. Karen M. Camiolo, Principal Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 60)

Who are National Fuel Gas' major shareholders?

National Fuel Gas' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.14%), Gabelli Funds LLC (3.90%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (2.87%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (2.01%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.32%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.02%). Company insiders that own National Fuel Gas stock include David F Smith, John P Mcginnis, Paula M Ciprich 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 River Road Asset Management LLC, Raymond James & Associates, Millennium Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Martingale Asset Management L P, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, FMR LLC and Deprince Race & Zollo Inc.. Company insiders that have sold National Fuel Gas company stock in the last year include David F Smith, John P Mcginnis, 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Norges Bank, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, LSV Asset Management, BlackRock Inc., Summit Global Investments, Denali Advisors LLC and OLD Republic International Corp. 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 $61.44.

How big of a company is National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas has a market capitalization of $5.30 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 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  261 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  325 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  586
MarketBeat'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 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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