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NYSE:NFG

National Fuel Gas - NFG Stock Forecast, Price & News

$64.19
-0.99 (-1.52%)
(As of 12/2/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$63.83
$64.84
50-Day Range
$61.55
$67.49
52-Week Range
$58.12
$75.97
Volume
467,232 shs
Average Volume
397,849 shs
Market Capitalization
$5.87 billion
P/E Ratio
10.45
Dividend Yield
2.96%
Price Target
$68.00

National Fuel Gas MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
5.9% Upside
$68.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.38% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-7.62
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
15.20%
From $6.84 to $7.88 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

2.04 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

61st out of 89 stocks

Natural Gas Distribution Industry

7th out of 13 stocks

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About National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Stock

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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NFG Company Calendar

Last Earnings
11/04/2021
Ex-Dividend for 10/14 Dividend
9/29/2022
Dividend Payable
10/14/2022
Today
12/04/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
2/02/2023
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2023

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Natural gas distribution
Sub-Industry
Gas Utilities
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
63618010
Employees
2,132
Year Founded
1902

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$68.00
High Stock Price Forecast
$78.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$60.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
+5.9%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
3 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$566.02 million
Pretax Margin
31.23%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$2.19 billion
Cash Flow
$9.97 per share
Book Value
$22.74 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
89,902,000
Market Cap
$5.87 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.72

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Key Executives

  • Mr. David P. BauerMr. David P. Bauer (Age 53)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.52M
  • Ms. Karen M. Camiolo (Age 63)
    Treasurer & Principal Financial Officer
    Comp: $775.22k
  • Mr. Ronald C. KraemerMr. Ronald C. Kraemer (Age 65)
    Chief Operating Officer
    Comp: $1.57M
  • Ms. Donna L. DeCarolisMs. Donna L. DeCarolis (Age 63)
    Pres of National Fuel Gas Distribution Corp.
    Comp: $1.33M
  • Mr. Justin I. LowethMr. Justin I. Loweth (Age 43)
    Pres of National Fuel Gas Midstream Company, LLC & Seneca Resources Company, LLC
    Comp: $951.39k
  • Ms. Elena G. Mendel (Age 55)
    Controller & Principal Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Martin A. Krebs (Age 51)
    Chief Information Officer
  • Brandon J. Haspett
    Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Sarah J. Mugel B.S. (Age 57)
    J.D., Gen. Counsel, Sec. & Corp. Responsibility Officer
  • Mr. James R. Peterson
    Assistant Sec.













NFG Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell National Fuel Gas stock right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Fuel Gas in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "hold" NFG shares. 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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What is National Fuel Gas' stock price forecast for 2023?

3 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for National Fuel Gas' shares. Their NFG share price forecasts range from $60.00 to $78.00. On average, they predict the company's share price to reach $68.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.9% from the stock's current price.
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How have NFG shares performed in 2022?

National Fuel Gas' stock was trading at $63.94 at the beginning of the year. Since then, NFG shares have increased by 0.4% and is now trading at $64.19.
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Are investors shorting National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas saw a increase in short interest in the month of October. As of October 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,430,000 shares, an increase of 18.5% from the October 15th total of 2,050,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 503,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 4.8 days. Approximately 2.8% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is National Fuel Gas' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 2nd 2023.
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How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter?

National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 4th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.95 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.75 by $0.20. The oil and gas producer earned $355.99 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $425.49 million. National Fuel Gas had a net margin of 25.89% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 26.88%. National Fuel Gas's revenue was up 23.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $0.40 EPS.

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, September 16th. Investors of record on Friday, September 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.475 per share on Friday, October 14th. This represents a $1.90 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 29th.
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Is National Fuel Gas a good dividend stock?

National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) pays an annual dividend of $1.90 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.96%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 51 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 30.94%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, NFG will have a dividend payout ratio of 24.11% next year. This indicates that the company 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 2023 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 10th. The company provided EPS guidance of $6.40-$6.90 for the period, compared to the consensus earnings per share estimate of $7.39. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What is Ronald J. Tanski's approval rating as National Fuel Gas' CEO?

9 employees have rated National Fuel Gas Chief Executive Officer Ronald J. Tanski on Glassdoor.com. Ronald J. Tanski has an approval rating of 65% among the company's employees.

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.87%), BlackRock Inc. (8.70%), State Street Corp (7.19%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.65%), LSV Asset Management (2.13%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.41%). Insiders that own company stock include David P Bauer, Donna L Decarolis, Justin I Loweth, Paula M Ciprich, Ronald C Kraemer and Ronald J Tanski.
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How do I buy shares of National Fuel Gas?

Shares of NFG stock 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 $64.19.

How much money does National Fuel Gas make?

National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) has a market capitalization of $5.87 billion and generates $2.19 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $566.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $6.14 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does National Fuel Gas have?

The company employs 2,132 workers across the globe.

How can I contact National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas' mailing address is 6363 Main Street, Williamsville NY, 14221. The official website for the company is www.nationalfuelgas.com. The oil and gas producer can be reached via phone at (716) 857-7000, via email at websterk@natfuel.com, or via fax at 281-210-5101.

This page (NYSE:NFG) was last updated on 12/4/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff