About National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG)
National Fuel Gas Company is a holding company. The Company is an energy company engaged principally in the production, gathering, transportation, distribution and marketing of natural gas. The Company operates in five business segments: Exploration and Production, Pipeline and Storage, Gathering, Utility, and Energy Marketing. The Company operates an integrated business, with assets centered in western New York and Pennsylvania, and the production and transportation of natural gas from the Marcellus Shale basin. The Company also develops and produces oil reserves, primarily in California. The Company's Exploration and Production segment operations are carried out by Seneca Resources Corporation (Seneca), a Pennsylvania corporation. The Company's National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation (Supply Corporation), a Pennsylvania corporation, and Empire Pipeline, Inc. (Empire), a New York corporation, carry out the Company's Pipeline and Storage segment operations.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry UTIL-GAS DISTR
Trailing P/E Ratio11.116252447922
Forward P/E Ratio15.27
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$1.58 billion
Price / Sales2.75
Cash Flow$5.92 per share
Price / Cash8.56
Book Value$19.92 per share
Price / Book2.54
Net Income$283.48 million
Return on Equity16.36%
Return on Assets4.79%
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 Thursday, March 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.415 per share on Friday, April 13th. This represents a $1.66 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.27%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 28th. View National Fuel Gas' Dividend History.
How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter?
National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 1st. The oil and gas producer reported $1.02 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.81 by $0.21. The oil and gas producer had revenue of $419.66 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $453.61 million. National Fuel Gas had a return on equity of 16.36% and a net margin of 24.93%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down .7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.04 earnings per share. View National Fuel Gas' Earnings History.
When will National Fuel Gas make its next earnings announcement?
What guidance has National Fuel Gas issued on next quarter's earnings?
National Fuel Gas updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.20-3.40 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.05.
Where is National Fuel Gas' stock going? Where will National Fuel Gas' stock price be in 2018?
4 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for National Fuel Gas' stock. Their predictions range from $54.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate National Fuel Gas' stock price to reach $60.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for National Fuel Gas.
Who are some of National Fuel Gas' key competitors?
Some companies that are related to National Fuel Gas include UGI (UGI), MDU Resources Group (MDU), Vectren (VVC), WGL (WGL), New Jersey Resources (NJR), ONE Gas (OGS), Spire (SR), Southwest Gas (SWX), South Jersey Industries (SJI), Northwest Natural Gas (NWN), Chesapeake Utilities (CPK), Just Energy Group (JE) and Clean Energy Fuels (CLNE).
Who are National Fuel Gas' key executives?
National Fuel Gas' management team includes the folowing people:
- David F. Smith, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 64)
- Ronald J. Tanski, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director (Age 65)
- David P. Bauer, Principal Financial Officer, Treasurer, President of Supply Corporation (Age 48)
- Carl M. Carlotti, President - Distribution Corporation (Age 62)
- John P. McGinnis, President - Seneca Resources Corporation (Age 57)
- John R. Pustulka, Chief Operating Officer (Age 65)
- Paula M. Ciprich, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary, Secretary of Distribution Corporation (Age 57)
- Ronald C. Kraemer, Senior Vice President - Supply Corporation, President - Empire Pipeline, Inc. (Age 61)
- Karen M. Camiolo, Controller and Principal Accounting Officer (Age 58)
- Ann M. Wegrzyn, Chief Information Officer (Age 59)
Has National Fuel Gas been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about NFG stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National Fuel Gas earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the oil and gas producer an impact score of 47.21 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.
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 BlackRock Inc. (8.38%), Aristotle Capital Management LLC (5.78%), Gabelli Funds LLC (3.94%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (3.36%), River Road Asset Management LLC (1.97%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.48%). Company insiders that own National Fuel Gas stock include David F Smith, John R Pustulka, Paula M Ciprich and Philip C Ackerman. 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 American Century Companies Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY, First Trust Advisors LP, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC and Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A.. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Fuel Gas.
Which major investors are buying National Fuel Gas stock?
NFG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aristotle Capital Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Brandywine Global Investment Management LLC, Deutsche Bank AG, Elkfork Partners LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, BlackRock Inc. and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. 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 $50.69.
How big of a company is National Fuel Gas?
National Fuel Gas has a market capitalization of $4.36 billion and generates $1.58 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $283.48 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.56 on an earnings per share basis. National Fuel Gas employs 2,100 workers across the globe.
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]
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National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
National Fuel Gas (NYSE NFG) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|2/1/2018||Q1 2018||$0.81||$1.02||$453.61 million||$419.66 million||View||Listen|
|11/2/2017||Q4 2017||$0.53||$0.53||$325.81 million||$286.94 million||View||N/A|
|8/3/2017||Q3 2017||$0.69||$0.69||$373.86 million||$348.37 million||View||Listen|
|5/4/2017||Q2 2017||$1.05||$1.04||$514.43 million||$522.10 million||View||Listen|
|2/2/2017||Q117||$0.87||$1.04||$441.48 million||$422.50 million||View||Listen|
|11/3/2016||Q416||$0.53||$0.66||$355.89 million||$292.50 million||View||N/A|
|8/5/2016||Q316||$0.65||$0.68||$384.26 million||$335.60 million||View||N/A|
|4/28/2016||Q2||$0.96||$0.97||$624.02 million||$449.10 million||View||Listen|
|2/4/2016||Q1||$0.79||$0.78||$513.65 million||$375.20 million||View||Listen|
|11/5/2015||Q4||$0.42||$0.41||$359.20 million||$301.06 million||View||Listen|
|8/6/2015||Q215||$0.54||$0.55||$415.06 million||$339.80 million||View||Listen|
|4/30/2015||Q115||$0.91||$1.02||$763.70 million||$596.13 million||View||Listen|
|1/29/2015||Q1||$0.88||$1.00||$585.30 million||$523.91 million||View||Listen|
|11/6/2014||Q414||$0.57||$0.60||$403.40 million||$366.60 million||View||Listen|
|8/7/2014||Q314||$0.73||$0.76||$476.35 million||$440.14 million||View||Listen|
|5/8/2014||Q214||$1.11||$1.15||$679.90 million||$756.24 million||View||Listen|
|2/7/2014||Q114||$0.86||$0.97||$508.78 million||$550.07 million||View||Listen|
|11/8/2013||Q413||$0.59||$0.63||$359.96 million||$338.86 million||View||Listen|
|8/8/2013||Q3 2013||$0.63||$0.69||$399.61 million||$440.00 million||View||Listen|
|5/2/2013||Q2 2013||$0.98||$1.02||$616.81 million||$597.83 million||View||Listen|
|2/7/2013||Q1 2013||$0.76||$0.81||$482.64 million||$452.85 million||View||Listen|
National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Earnings Estimates
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.43
(Earnings estimates data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Quarter||Number of Estimates||Low Estimate||High Estimate||Average Estimate|
National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||2.60% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||36.40% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
50.00% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
45.36% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
|Track Record:||47 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth|
National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
National Fuel Gas (NYSE NFG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.43%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 71.55%
National Fuel Gas (NYSE NFG) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|3/31/2017||Paula M Ciprich||SVP||Sell||7,604||$59.97||$456,011.88||65,922|| |
|3/17/2017||Philip C Ackerman||Director||Sell||10,000||$60.65||$606,500.00||239,712|| |
|3/15/2017||Philip C Ackerman||Director||Sell||127,828||$60.64||$7,751,489.92||278,464|| |
|3/13/2017||Philip C Ackerman||Director||Sell||81,370||$60.17||$4,896,032.90||395,504|| |
|9/28/2016||Philip C Ackerman||Director||Sell||105,929||$55.09||$5,835,628.61||477,765|| |
|9/26/2016||Philip C Ackerman||Director||Sell||27,838||$55.76||$1,552,246.88||583,694|| |
|9/7/2016||John R Pustulka||COO||Sell||12,000||$58.58||$702,960.00||65,077|| |
|9/2/2016||David F Smith||Director||Sell||48,983||$56.64||$2,774,397.12||214,507|| |
|6/23/2016||Paula M Ciprich||SVP||Sell||15,000||$56.05||$840,750.00||83,181|| |
|3/18/2016||John R Pustulka||COO||Sell||9,600||$50.32||$483,072.00||59,677|| |
|12/22/2015||Anna Marie Cellino||insider||Sell||10,360||$41.69||$431,908.40||176,945|| |
|8/12/2015||Philip C Ackerman||Director||Sell||2,000||$55.86||$111,720.00|| |
|5/7/2015||Matthew D Cabell||Insider||Sell||45,000||$63.53||$2,858,850.00|| |
|3/10/2015||John R Pustulka||Insider||Sell||25,000||$60.52||$1,513,000.00|| |
|12/2/2014||Matthew D Cabell||Insider||Sell||25,000||$69.66||$1,741,500.00|| |
|5/21/2014||Matthew Cabell||Insider||Sell||8,682||$75.02||$651,323.64||81,422|| |
|5/15/2014||Carl Carlotti||VP||Sell||5,000||$74.40||$372,000.00||50,005|| |
|11/12/2013||Anna Marie Cellino||Insider||Sell||30,000||$70.54||$2,116,200.00||164,024|| |
|8/27/2013||Carl Carlotti||VP||Sell||25,000||$66.27||$1,656,750.00||47,237|| |
|6/7/2013||James D Ramsdell||SVP||Sell||15,000||$60.63||$909,450.00|| |
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