National Grid Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.07 (-0.11 %)
(As of 07/28/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume202,019 shs
Average Volume340,786 shs
Market Capitalization$46.20 billion
P/E Ratio18.33
Dividend Yield6.94%
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About National Grid

National Grid plc transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. It operates through UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, US Regulated, and National Grid Ventures (NGV) and Other segments. The UK Electricity Transmission segment owns and operates electricity transmission networks, which comprise approximately 7,236 kilometers of overhead lines. The UK Gas Transmission segment owns and operates gas transmission systems, as well as third-party independent systems and liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage facilities. The US Regulated segments owns and operates transmission facilities across upstate New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont; and electricity distribution networks in upstate New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Its assets comprise 14,439 kilometers of overhead lines; an electricity distribution network of approximately 117,498 circuit miles; and a network of approximately 57,551 kilometers of gas pipeline. The NGV and Other segment engages in the energy metering business; transporting renewable energy long distances through its electricity interconnectors; and storing LNG, as well as commercial property and insurance activities in the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.


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Overall MarketRank

1.18 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

136th out of 288 stocks

Natural Gas Transmission Industry

27th out of 37 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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National Grid (NYSE:NGG) Frequently Asked Questions

Is National Grid a buy right now?

10 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for National Grid in the last year. There are currently 10 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "buy" National Grid stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than National Grid?

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Are investors shorting National Grid?

National Grid saw a decrease in short interest in June. As of June 15th, there was short interest totaling 375,800 shares, a decrease of 25.1% from the May 31st total of 501,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 333,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.1 days. Currently, 0.1% of the company's stock are short sold.
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How has National Grid's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

National Grid's stock was trading at $59.43 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, NGG shares have increased by 9.5% and is now trading at $65.08.
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How often does National Grid pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for National Grid?

National Grid announced a semi-annual dividend on Thursday, May 20th. Investors of record on Friday, June 4th will be paid a dividend of $2.2812 per share on Wednesday, August 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 3rd. This is a boost from National Grid's previous semi-annual dividend of $1.13.
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Is National Grid a good dividend stock?

National Grid pays an annual dividend of $4.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 6.94%. NGG has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. National Grid does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of National Grid is 127.32%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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Who are National Grid's key executives?

National Grid's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John Pettigrew, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 52, Pay $3.38M)
  • Mr. Andrew J. Agg, CFO & Exec. Director (Age 51, Pay $1.93M)
  • Ms. Lucy Nicola Shaw CBE, B.A, MST CBE, Pres of UK Networks & Exec. Director (Age 52, Pay $1.75M)
  • Kwok Liu, Deputy Treasurer, Funding & Investment
  • Ms. Lisa M. Lambert, Sr. VP and Chief Technology & Innovation Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Adriana Karaboutis, Group Chief Information & Digital Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Nicholas James Ashworth C.F.A., CFA, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Justine Campbell, Group Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 50)
  • Mr. Andy Doyle, Chief People & Culture Officer (Age 54)
  • Ms. Alison H. Kay, Interim Chief Strategy & External Affairs Officer (Age 57)

Who are some of National Grid's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of National Grid own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other National Grid investors own include National Grid (NG), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Intel (INTC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE) and Duke Energy (DUK).

What is National Grid's stock symbol?

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

Who are National Grid's major shareholders?

National Grid's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.01%), M. Kulyk & Associates LLC (0.01%), Old Port Advisors (0.01%), Fulton Bank N.A. (0.00%), DAVENPORT & Co LLC (0.00%) and Albert D Mason Inc. (0.00%).

Which institutional investors are selling National Grid stock?

NGG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Albert D Mason Inc., Old Port Advisors, Fulton Bank N.A., Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL, Raymond James Trust N.A., and Gradient Investments LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying National Grid stock?

NGG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including DAVENPORT & Co LLC, M. Kulyk & Associates LLC, and WNY Asset Management LLC.

How do I buy shares of National Grid?

Shares of NGG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is National Grid's stock price today?

One share of NGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.08.

How much money does National Grid make?

National Grid has a market capitalization of $46.20 billion and generates $19.33 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $2.15 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.55 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does National Grid have?

National Grid employs 23,683 workers across the globe.

When was National Grid founded?

National Grid was founded in 1990.

What is National Grid's official website?

The official website for National Grid is

Where are National Grid's headquarters?

National Grid is headquartered at 1-3 STRAND, LONDON X0, WC2N 5EH.

How can I contact National Grid?

National Grid's mailing address is 1-3 STRAND, LONDON X0, WC2N 5EH. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-7004-3000 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/29/2021 by Staff
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