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National Fuel Gas Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.19 (+0.46 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $41.70
50-Day Range
MA: $42.66
52-Week Range
Now: $41.70
Volume496,242 shs
Average Volume605,203 shs
Market Capitalization$3.79 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.29%
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, 2020, it had proved developed and undeveloped reserves of 22,100 thousand barrels of oil and 3,325,085 million cubic feet of natural gas. The Pipeline and Storage segment provides interstate natural gas transportation and storage services through an integrated gas pipeline systems in Pennsylvania and New York; and owns and operates 31 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 747,000 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, 2020, 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 founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Williamsville, New York.
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Overall MarketRank

2.70 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

4th out of 273 stocks

Natural Gas Distribution Industry

2nd out of 17 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.55 billion
Cash Flow$5.89 per share
Book Value$21.68 per share


Net Income$-123,770,000.00


Market Cap$3.79 billion
Next Earnings Date2/4/2021 (Estimated)
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National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has National Fuel Gas' stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

National Fuel Gas' stock was trading at $37.78 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NFG stock has increased by 10.4% and is now trading at $41.70.
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Is National Fuel Gas a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Fuel Gas in the last twelve months. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" National Fuel Gas stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than National Fuel Gas?

Wall Street analysts have given National Fuel Gas a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but National Fuel Gas wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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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.

When is National Fuel Gas' next earnings date?

National Fuel Gas is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 4th 2021.
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How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter?

National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 5th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.40 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.34 by $0.06. The oil and gas producer earned $287.99 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $353.74 million. National Fuel Gas had a positive trailing twelve-month return on equity of 12.20% and a negative net margin of 8.00%. The firm's revenue was down 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.54 EPS.
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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 Monday, December 14th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.445 per share on Friday, January 15th. This represents a $1.78 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.27%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 30th.
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Is National Fuel Gas a good dividend stock?

National Fuel Gas pays an annual dividend of $1.78 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.29%. NFG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. National Fuel Gas has been increasing its dividend for 25 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of National Fuel Gas is 60.96%. 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 39.73% 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 updated its FY21 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 5th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.55-3.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.68.

What price target have analysts set for NFG?

8 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for National Fuel Gas' shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $52.00. On average, they anticipate National Fuel Gas' stock price to reach $47.31 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price.
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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), The Walt Disney (DIS) and Duke Energy (DUK).

Who are National Fuel Gas' key executives?

National Fuel Gas' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. David P. Bauer, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 52, Pay $1.34M)
  • Ms. Karen M. Camiolo, Treasurer & Principal Financial Officer (Age 62, Pay $722.12k)
  • Mr. John R. Pustulka, Chief Operating Officer (Age 69, Pay $1.83M)
  • Ms. Donna L. DeCarolis, Pres of National Fuel Gas Distribution Corp. (Age 62, Pay $1.02M)
  • Dr. John P. McGinnis Ph.D., Pres of Seneca Resources Corp. (Age 60, Pay $1.49M)
  • Ms. Elena G. Mendel, Controller & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Martin A. Krebs, Chief Information Officer (Age 51)
  • Kenneth E. Webster, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Sarah J. Mugel, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Ronald C. Kraemer, Pres of National Fuel Gas Supply Corp. & Empire Pipeline, Inc. (Age 65)

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 institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Denali Advisors LLC (0.03%), Wealth Advisors of Tampa Bay LLC (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.01%), Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A. (0.01%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own National Fuel Gas stock include David F Smith, John P Mcginnis and Paula M Ciprich.
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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 Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Pacer Advisors Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Huntington National Bank.
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Which institutional investors are buying National Fuel Gas stock?

NFG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denali Advisors LLC, Creative Financial Designs Inc. ADV, Wealth Advisors of Tampa Bay LLC, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, and Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A..
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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.

What is National Fuel Gas' stock price today?

One share of NFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.70.

How big of a company is National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas has a market capitalization of $3.79 billion and generates $1.55 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $-123,770,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $2.92 on an earnings per share basis. National Fuel Gas employs 2,162 workers across the globe.

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 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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