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NYSE:NFG - National Fuel Gas Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.23 (-0.53 %)
(As of 02/23/2020 11:03 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $42.98
50-Day Range
MA: $43.91
52-Week Range
Now: $42.98
Volume510,974 shs
Average Volume620,322 shs
Market Capitalization$3.72 billion
P/E Ratio12.98
Dividend Yield4.03%
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. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.69 billion
Cash Flow$6.62 per share
Book Value$25.21 per share


Net Income$304.29 million


Market Cap$3.72 billion
Next Earnings Date5/7/2020 (Estimated)

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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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, December 11th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.435 per share on Wednesday, January 15th. This represents a $1.74 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.05%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 30th. View National Fuel Gas' Dividend History.

How were National Fuel Gas' earnings last quarter?

National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG) announced its earnings results on Thursday, January, 30th. The oil and gas producer reported $1.01 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.06. The oil and gas producer earned $444.19 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $522.28 million. National Fuel Gas had a return on equity of 13.52% and a net margin of 17.50%. During the same period last year, the firm earned $1.12 EPS. View National Fuel Gas' Earnings History.

When is National Fuel Gas' next earnings date?

National Fuel Gas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 7th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for National Fuel Gas.

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

National Fuel Gas updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Thursday, January, 30th. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.95-3.15 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.06.

What price target have analysts set for NFG?

3 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for National Fuel Gas' stock. Their forecasts range from $49.00 to $51.00. On average, they expect National Fuel Gas' share price to reach $50.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for National Fuel Gas.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for National Fuel Gas?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Fuel Gas in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for National Fuel Gas.

Has National Fuel Gas been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about NFG stock has trended very negative on Sunday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. National Fuel Gas earned a coverage optimism score of -3.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the oil and gas producer a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for National Fuel Gas.

Are investors shorting National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas saw a decrease in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 5,330,000 shares, a decrease of 13.8% from the January 15th total of 6,180,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 593,400 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 9.0 days. Currently, 6.3% 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), Bank of America (BAC), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Walt Disney (DIS), Dominion Energy (D), Pfizer (PFE), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) and United Technologies (UTX).

Who are National Fuel Gas' key executives?

National Fuel Gas' management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are National Fuel Gas' major shareholders?

National Fuel Gas' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State Street Corp (10.45%), LSV Asset Management (3.75%), Gabelli Funds LLC (3.71%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.61%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.40%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.09%). Company insiders that own National Fuel Gas stock include David F Smith, John P Mcginnis, Paula M Ciprich and Ronald C Kraemer. View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Fuel Gas.

Which institutional investors are selling National Fuel Gas stock?

NFG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Denali Advisors LLC, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Bank of America Corp DE, Man Group plc, Prudential Financial Inc., Gabelli Funds LLC, Northwest Bancshares Inc. and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold National Fuel Gas company stock in the last year include John P Mcginnis and Paula M Ciprich. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Fuel Gas.

Which institutional investors are buying National Fuel Gas stock?

NFG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State Street Corp, OLD Republic International Corp, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and Barclays PLC. 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is National Fuel Gas' stock price today?

One share of NFG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.98.

How big of a company is National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas has a market capitalization of $3.72 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.View Additional Information About National Fuel Gas.

What is National Fuel Gas' official website?

The official website for National Fuel Gas is http://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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for National Fuel Gas (NYSE NFG)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  400 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  388 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  788
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Fuel Gas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NFG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NFG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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