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

About National Grid Transco, PLC

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: Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NGG
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $60.54
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $58.60
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $63.41
  • 52-Week Range: $56.50 - $74.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.28
  • P/E Growth: 7.69
  • Market Cap: $45.56B
  • Outstanding Shares: 752,600,000
  • Beta: 0.43
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.23%
  • Current Ratio: 0.75%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.70%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 8 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.43)
Consensus Price Target: $80.00 (32.14% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/30/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
1/30/2017RBC Capital MarketsUpgradeSector Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
1/20/2017Berenberg BankUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
1/13/2017InvestecUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
12/9/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/9/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/1/2016ArgusUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
11/29/2016Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Initiated CoverageSellView Rating Details
9/23/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
9/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
8/21/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
8/3/2016Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingNeutralView Rating Details
5/5/2016MacquarieDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
5/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightView Rating Details
10/9/2015Bank of America CorpDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
10/5/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweightView Rating Details
5/20/2015Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
5/19/2015BNP ParibasReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details
5/15/2015Societe GeneraleReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
3/26/2015Sarasin & PartnersInitiated CoverageBuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 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: $4.10 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.24 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
Annual Dividend:$2.96
Dividend Yield:4.89%
Dividend Growth:0.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:72.20% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
69.81% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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

Latest Headlines for National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG)
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perspectivabetica.com - February 1 at 5:47 AM
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investornewswire.com logoStrong Sell Recommendations Of National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) At 0 - Investor Newswire (NYSE:NGG)
www.investornewswire.com - January 25 at 8:58 PM
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News IconNational Grid PLC (LON:NG) Issued With 'Buy' Rating At Berenberg Bank (NYSE:NGG)
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News IconNational Grid PLC (LON:NG) Issued With 'Underperform' Rating At Credit Suisse (NYSE:NGG)
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aikenadvocate.com - January 20 at 7:36 PM
News IconNational Grid plc (ADR) (NGG) is Upgraded by Berenberg to " Buy" - Highland Mirror (NYSE:NGG)
www.highlandmirror.com - January 20 at 7:36 PM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoNational Grid warns of costs if Britain exits EU energy market (NYSE:NGG)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 7:36 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNational Grid upgraded by Berenberg (NYSE:NGG)
finance.yahoo.com - January 20 at 7:36 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - January 19 at 5:26 AM
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www.investornewswire.com - January 18 at 8:32 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 16 at 7:15 AM
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News IconAnalysts At Investec Capital Upgraded National Grid PLC (LON:NG) To Buy (NYSE:NGG)
diariocatolico.net - January 14 at 6:52 PM
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us.rd.yahoo.com - January 13 at 8:13 PM
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News IconNational Grid to Separate Electricity Operator System into Independent Company (NYSE:NGG)
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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 dividend on Thursday, November 10th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 25th will be paid a dividend of $0.933 per share on Wednesday, January 11th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 22nd.

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

14 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for National Grid Transco, PLC's stock. Their predictions range from $80.00 to $80.00. On average, they expect National Grid Transco, PLC's share price to reach $80.00 in the next year.

What are analysts saying about National Grid Transco, PLC stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about National Grid Transco, PLC stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "NATIONAL GRID -ADR is an international energy delivery business, whose principal activities are in the regulated electricity and gas industries. They own and operate the high-voltage electricity transmission network in England and Wales, and Britain's natural gas transportation system. In the US they are one of the top ten electricity companies, with the largest electricity transmission and distribution network in the New England/New York region. " (2/15/2017)

  • Berenberg Bank analysts commented, "The bond-market-led fall in National Grid's share price at the end of 2016 has created an opportunity to buy this robust income stock. We do not believe that the current share price fairly reflects the GBP4bn net proceeds that National Grid expects to return to shareholders from the sale of its Gas Distribution stake starting in Q2 2017. We believe National Grid is mispriced, so we upgrade it to Buy." (1/20/2017)

Who owns National Grid Transco, PLC stock?

National Grid Transco, PLC's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.39%), Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.38%), Energy Income Partners LLC (0.15%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.07%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.05%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.05%).

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 Federated Investors Inc. PA, Capital Guardian Trust Co., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Texas Yale Capital Corp., Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Guardian Capital LP and Wrapmanager Inc..

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

National Grid Transco, PLC's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Energy Income Partners LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Luminus Management LLC, Thornburg Investment Management Inc., Shepherd Financial Partners LLC and First Bank & Trust.

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.

How much does a share of National Grid Transco, PLC stock cost?

One share of National Grid Transco, PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.54.

National Grid Transco, PLC (NYSE:NGG) Chart for Wednesday, February, 22, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff