National Grid Transco, PLC Company Profile (NYSE:NGG)

About National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)

National Grid Transco, PLC logoNational Grid plc is an electricity and gas utility company focused on transmission and distribution activities in electricity and gas in both the United Kingdom and the United States. The Company's segments include UK Electricity Transmission, which is engaged in high voltage electricity transmission networks in Great Britain; UK Gas Transmission, which is the gas transmission network in Great Britain and United Kingdom liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage activities; UK Gas Distribution, which includes approximately four of the eight regional networks of Great Britain's gas distribution system, and US Regulated, which includes gas distribution networks, electricity distribution networks and high voltage electricity transmission networks in New York, and New England and electricity generation facilities in New York. Its other activities relate to non-regulated businesses and other commercial operations not included within the above segments.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Multiline Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:NGG
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.nationalgrid.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $44.27807 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 688,225,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $63.71
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $66.42
  • 52 Week Range: $60.08 - $79.56
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 4.43
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: Infinity
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $19.43 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.28
  • Book Value: $38.29 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.68
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $2.89
  • Dividend Yield: 4.5%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $6.58 billion
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.14%
  • Current Ratio: 1.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.25%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 405,919 shs.
  • Beta: 0.44
  • Short Ratio: 1.79
 

Frequently Asked Questions for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)

What is National Grid Transco, PLC's stock symbol?

National Grid Transco, PLC trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NGG."

How often does National Grid Transco, PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Grid Transco, PLC?

National Grid Transco, PLC announced a special dividend on Monday, May 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, June 2nd will be given a dividend of $1.872 per share on Wednesday, August 16th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, May 31st. This is a positive change from National Grid Transco, PLC's previous special dividend of $0.93. View National Grid Transco, PLC's Dividend History.

Where is National Grid Transco, PLC's stock going? Where will National Grid Transco, PLC's stock price be in 2017?

13 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month target prices for National Grid Transco, PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from $69.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate National Grid Transco, PLC's share price to reach $69.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for National Grid Transco, PLC.

Are investors shorting National Grid Transco, PLC?

National Grid Transco, PLC saw a increase in short interest in the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,479,074 shares, an increase of 44.9% from the August 15th total of 1,020,888 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 383,271 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 3.9 days.

Who are some of National Grid Transco, PLC's key competitors?

Who are National Grid Transco, PLC's key executives?

National Grid Transco, PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • John Pettigrew, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Andrew Robert John Bonfield, Finance Director, Executive Director
  • Richard Adduci, Chief Information Officer
  • Alison Kay, Group General Counsel, Company Secretary
  • Dean Seavers, Executive Director, US , Director
  • Nicola Shaw CBE, Executive Director, UK, Director
  • Mike Westcott, Global Human Resources Director
  • Badar Khan, Group Director Corporate Development & National Grid Ventures
  • George Mayhew, Group Corporate Affairs Director
  • Peter Gershon CBE, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Who owns National Grid Transco, PLC stock?

National Grid Transco, PLC's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.42%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.33%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.25%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.18%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.16%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.15%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Grid Transco, PLC.

Who sold National Grid Transco, PLC stock? Who is selling National Grid Transco, PLC stock?

National Grid Transco, PLC's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Citigroup Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Northern Trust Corp and Ameriprise Financial Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Grid Transco, PLC.

Who bought National Grid Transco, PLC stock? Who is buying National Grid Transco, PLC stock?

National Grid Transco, PLC's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, Reaves W H & Co. Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Groesbeck Investment Management Corp NJ, HPM Partners LLC, Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC and Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Grid Transco, PLC.

How do I buy National Grid Transco, PLC stock?

Shares of National Grid Transco, PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is National Grid Transco, PLC's stock price today?

One share of National Grid Transco, PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $64.42.


MarketBeat Community Rating for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE NGG)
Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  219 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  372 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  591
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Grid Transco, PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.38)
Consensus Price Target: $69.00 (7.11% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/1/2017Berenberg BankUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
7/13/2017HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyLowView Rating Details
6/20/2017Citigroup Inc.UpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
6/8/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeHold -> SellLowView Rating Details
5/15/2017Bank of America CorporationUpgradeNeutral -> BuyLowView Rating Details
5/12/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight -> Equal Weight$69.00LowView Rating Details
5/4/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector PerformMediumView Rating Details
3/21/2017BNP ParibasUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralMediumView Rating Details
3/17/2017Societe GeneraleUpgradeSell -> HoldLowView Rating Details
1/13/2017InvestecUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/9/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/1/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
11/29/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageSellN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
5/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightN/AView Rating Details
10/5/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.15 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
Most Recent Dividend:8/16/2017
Annual Dividend:$2.89
Dividend Yield:4.49%
Dividend Growth:0.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:69.64% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
Infinity (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)

Dividend History by Quarter for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE NGG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/22/2017special$1.875/31/20176/2/20178/16/2017
4/21/2017special$5.424.92%5/17/20175/19/20176/2/2017
11/10/2016$0.9311/22/201611/25/20161/11/2017
5/19/2016$2.026/1/20166/3/20168/10/2016
11/10/2015interim$1.1211/24/201511/27/20151/13/2016
5/22/2015semiannual$2.194.43%6/3/20156/5/20158/5/2015
11/11/2014semiannual$1.174.21%11/19/201411/21/20141/7/2015
5/16/2014semiannual$2.314.29%6/4/20146/6/20148/20/2014
11/25/2013semiannual$1.175%12/4/201312/6/20131/22/2014
5/29/2013semiannual$2.016.65%6/5/20136/7/20138/21/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
Latest Headlines for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
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americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Sees Large Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 19 at 1:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoThis Undervalued Utility Is Buying Back Its Shares at Good Prices
finance.yahoo.com - September 16 at 6:57 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to National Grid Plc : September 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 14 at 8:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSempra Energy (SRE) versus National Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Financial Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 13 at 12:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) versus Avangrid (AGR) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 7 at 12:06 AM
fool.co.uk logoNational Grid plc isn’t the only defensive dividend stock I’d buy today
www.fool.co.uk - September 4 at 7:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 2 at 2:44 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoOfgem Challenges Costs Of National Grid's Upgrade To Hinkley Point
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 30 at 7:13 AM
marketwatch.com logoOfgem queries National Grid's Hinkley Point costs
www.marketwatch.com - August 30 at 7:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Avangrid (AGR) and National Grid Transco, PLC (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 24 at 10:26 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] National Grid warns on electric car home packs
finance.yahoo.com - August 20 at 8:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSempra Energy (SRE) and National Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 19 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) & PPL Corporation (PPL) Head-To-Head Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 8:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to National Grid Plc : August 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 12 at 6:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoReviewing MDU Resources Group (MDU) & National Grid Transco, PLC (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 10 at 9:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 8 at 7:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) Lifted to Buy at Berenberg Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 10:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to National Grid Plc : July 31, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 31 at 10:12 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNiSource (NI) and National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) Critical Contrast
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 28 at 8:31 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNational Grid Hires Adriana Karaboutis to Lead Global Technology
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 3:45 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] National Grid Hires Global Technology Chief
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 3:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 2:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to National Grid Plc : July 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 14 at 6:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Lifted to Buy at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 13 at 7:50 AM
bloomberg.com logoU.K. Grid Faces Test of 1 Million Electric Cars in 5 Years
www.bloomberg.com - July 13 at 7:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 10:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Sees Large Drop in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 7:04 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to National Grid Plc : July 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 12:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 7:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Rating Lowered to Hold at HSBC Holdings plc
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 25 at 5:32 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Cut to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 7:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to National Grid Plc : June 23, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 23 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Lowered to "Hold" at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 22 at 6:43 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting National Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) and Questar (STR)
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 20 at 8:44 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 19 at 10:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 1:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 17 at 7:18 AM
prnewswire.com logoPre-Market Technical Pulse on Utilities Stocks -- CenterPoint Energy, National Grid, New Jersey Resources, and American Water Works
www.prnewswire.com - June 16 at 8:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBuy National Grid on This Weakening Pound
finance.yahoo.com - June 14 at 10:46 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid Transco, PLC (NGG) Lowered to Buy at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 14 at 7:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to National Grid Plc : June 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 6:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNational Grid Plc :NGG-US: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : June 12, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 12 at 4:10 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoDeutsche Bank AG Lowers National Grid plc (NGG) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 9:02 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoAustral Gold Completes Connection to National Grid and Commences Ramp up Testing of New Plant
www.finanznachrichten.de - June 6 at 7:31 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: National Grid Commences First Tranche Of Share Buyback
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 3 at 1:11 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNational Grid Plc : NGG-US: Dividend Analysis : June 02nd, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : June 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 1 at 7:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in National Grid plc (NGG) Expands By 80.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 7:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid plc (NGG) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 28 at 8:36 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades National Grid plc (NGG) to "Buy"
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 7:52 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNational Grid plc (ngg) Plans Dividend Increase - $1.87 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 23 at 9:30 AM

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