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National Fuel Gas (NFG) Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.02 (+0.03%)
(As of 05/20/2022 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
493,490 shs
Average Volume
654,248 shs
Market Capitalization
$6.31 billion
P/E Ratio
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About National Fuel Gas

National Fuel Gas Company operates as a diversified energy company. It operates through four segments: Exploration and Production, Pipeline and Storage, Gathering, and Utility. 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, 2021, it had proved developed and undeveloped reserves of 21,537 thousand barrels of oil and 3,723,433 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 in Pennsylvania and New York; and owns and operates 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. The Gathering segment builds, owns, and operates natural gas processing and pipeline gathering facilities in the Appalachian region, as well as provides gathering services to Seneca Resources Company, LLC. The Utility segment sells natural gas or provides natural gas transportation services to approximately 753,000 customers in Buffalo, Niagara Falls, and Jamestown, New York; and Erie and Sharon, Pennsylvania. The company markets gas to industrial, wholesale, commercial, public authority, and residential customers primarily in western and central New York, and northwestern Pennsylvania. As of September 30, 2021, the company also owned approximately 95,000 acres of timber property; and managed approximately 2,500 additional acres of timber cutting rights. National Fuel Gas Company was incorporated in 1902 and is headquartered in Williamsville, New York.


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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Natural gas distribution
Gas Utilities
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.74 billion
Cash Flow
$7.99 per share
Book Value
$20.38 per share


Net Income
$363.65 million
Pretax Margin




Free Float
Market Cap
$6.31 billion

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 4/15 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Estimated)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.81 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

5th out of 119 stocks

Natural Gas Distribution Industry

2nd out of 12 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 2.5Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is National Fuel Gas a buy right now?

2 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Fuel Gas in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" National Fuel Gas stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in NFG, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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Are investors shorting National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas saw a drop in short interest in the month of April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,630,000 shares, a drop of 16.5% from the March 31st total of 3,150,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 599,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 4.4 days. Currently, 3.0% of the company's shares are sold short.
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When is National Fuel Gas' next earnings date?

National Fuel Gas is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 4th 2022.
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How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter?

National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported $1.68 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the consensus estimate of $1.68. The oil and gas producer earned $701.72 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $652.28 million. National Fuel Gas had a net margin of 23.67% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 23.85%. National Fuel Gas's revenue for the quarter was up 27.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business earned $1.34 earnings per share.
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How often does National Fuel Gas pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 31st will be given a dividend of $0.455 per share on Friday, April 15th. This represents a $1.82 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.64%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 30th.
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Is National Fuel Gas a good dividend stock?

National Fuel Gas pays an annual dividend of $1.82 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.64%. National Fuel Gas has been increasing its dividend for 52 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of National Fuel Gas is 35.34%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, National Fuel Gas will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.04% next year. This indicates that National Fuel Gas will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has National Fuel Gas issued on next quarter's earnings?

National Fuel Gas issued an update on its FY 2022 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 16th. The company provided EPS guidance of $5.70-$6.00 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $5.70. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for NFG?

2 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for National Fuel Gas' shares. Their forecasts range from $66.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect National Fuel Gas' share price to reach $71.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 3.0% from the stock's current price.
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Who are National Fuel Gas' key executives?
National Fuel Gas' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David P. Bauer, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53, Pay $2.52M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Karen M. Camiolo, Treasurer & Principal Financial Officer (Age 63, Pay $775.22k)
  • Mr. Ronald C. Kraemer, Chief Operating Officer (Age 65, Pay $1.57M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Donna L. DeCarolis, Pres of National Fuel Gas Distribution Corp. (Age 63, Pay $1.33M) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Mr. Justin I. Loweth, Pres of National Fuel Gas Midstream Company, LLC & Seneca Resources Company, LLC (Age 43, Pay $951.39k) (LinkedIn Profile)
  • Ms. Elena G. Mendel, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Martin A. Krebs, Chief Information Officer (Age 51)
  • Brandon J. Haspett, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Sarah J. Mugel, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. James R. Peterson, Assistant Sec.
What is Ronald J. Tanski's approval rating as National Fuel Gas' CEO?

9 employees have rated National Fuel Gas CEO Ronald J. Tanski on Glassdoor.com. Ronald J. Tanski has an approval rating of 65% among National Fuel Gas' employees.

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 AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of America (BAC), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Pfizer (PFE), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Dominion Energy (D), Walt Disney (DIS) and Duke Energy (DUK).

What is National Fuel Gas' stock symbol?

National Fuel Gas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NFG."

Who are National Fuel Gas' major shareholders?

National Fuel Gas' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (11.16%), BlackRock Inc. (8.73%), State Street Corp (7.98%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.66%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.67%) and LSV Asset Management (2.31%). Company insiders that own National Fuel Gas stock include David P Bauer, Donna L Decarolis, Justin I Loweth, Ronald C Kraemer and Ronald J Tanski.
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Which institutional investors are selling National Fuel Gas stock?

NFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Invesco Ltd., Foundry Partners LLC, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Mackenzie Financial Corp, LSV Asset Management, Poplar Forest Capital LLC, and BlackRock Inc.. Company insiders that have sold National Fuel Gas company stock in the last year include Donna L Decarolis, Justin I Loweth, Ronald C Kraemer, and Ronald J Tanski.
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Which institutional investors are buying National Fuel Gas stock?

NFG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, Vanguard Group Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Los Angeles Capital Management LLC, Cantor Fitzgerald Investment Advisor L.P, Cantor Fitzgerald Investment Advisor L.P, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.
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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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is National Fuel Gas' stock price today?

One share of NFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $68.95.

How much money does National Fuel Gas make?

National Fuel Gas has a market capitalization of $6.31 billion and generates $1.74 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $363.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.15 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does National Fuel Gas have?

National Fuel Gas employs 2,188 workers across the globe.

When was National Fuel Gas founded?

National Fuel Gas was founded in 1902.

What is National Fuel Gas' official website?

The official website for National Fuel Gas is 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, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 281-210-5101.

This page was last updated on 5/22/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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