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NYSE:NFGNational Fuel Gas Stock Price, Forecast & News

$41.28
+0.35 (+0.86 %)
(As of 07/3/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$40.85
Now: $41.28
$41.79
50-Day Range
$39.86
MA: $41.52
$44.87
52-Week Range
$31.58
Now: $41.28
$54.61
Volume507,875 shs
Average Volume811,891 shs
Market Capitalization$3.57 billion
P/E Ratio39.69
Dividend Yield4.31%
Beta0.63
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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.53 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.69 billion
Cash Flow$6.66 per share
Book Value$24.78 per share

Profitability

Net Income$304.29 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,107
Market Cap$3.57 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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National Fuel Gas (NYSE:NFG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has National Fuel Gas' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (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 9.3% and is now trading at $41.28. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of National Fuel Gas?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Fuel Gas in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for National Fuel Gas.

When is National Fuel Gas' next earnings date?

National Fuel Gas is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 6th 2020. View our earnings forecast for National Fuel Gas.

How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter?

National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, April, 30th. The oil and gas producer reported $0.97 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.97. The oil and gas producer earned $491.10 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $573.72 million. National Fuel Gas had a return on equity of 13.13% and a net margin of 5.77%. The company's revenue was down 11.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.07 EPS. View National Fuel Gas' earnings history.

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, June 12th. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 30th will be given a dividend of $0.435 per share on Wednesday, July 15th. This represents a $1.74 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.22%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 29th. View National Fuel Gas' dividend history.

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

National Fuel Gas issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, April, 30th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.75-2.95 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.97.

What price target have analysts set for NFG?

6 analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for National Fuel Gas' stock. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $51.00. On average, they expect National Fuel Gas' share price to reach $46.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 13.5% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for National Fuel Gas.

Has National Fuel Gas been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about NFG stock has been trending negative on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. National Fuel Gas earned a coverage optimism score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news about National Fuel Gas.

Are investors shorting National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 2,480,000 shares, a decrease of 13.3% from the June 15th total of 2,860,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 823,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.0 days. Approximately 3.0% of the shares of the company are short sold. View National Fuel Gas' Current Options Chain.

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

Who are National Fuel Gas' key executives?

National Fuel Gas' management team includes the following 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)

What is National Fuel Gas' stock symbol?

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

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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is National Fuel Gas' stock price today?

One share of NFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.28.

How big of a company is National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas has a market capitalization of $3.57 billion and generates $1.69 billion in revenue each year. The oil and gas producer earns $304.29 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.45 on an earnings per share basis. National Fuel Gas employs 2,107 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 7/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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