NYSE:NGG - National Grid Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$59.42 +1.17 (+2.01 %)
(As of 05/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$59.42
Today's Range$59.09 - $59.51
52-Week Range$51.44 - $75.24
Volume997,105 shs
Average Volume466,017 shs
Market Capitalization$40.14 billion
P/E Ratio12.05
Dividend Yield3.15%
Beta0.42

About National Grid (NYSE:NGG)

National Grid logoNational Grid plc transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. It operates through UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, and US Regulated segments. The UK Electricity Transmission segment owns and operates electricity transmission networks, which comprise approximately 7,200 kilometers of overhead line; 1,500 kilometers of underground cable; and 342 substations located in England and Wales. It also operates the Scottish networks. The UK Gas Transmission segment owns and operates gas transmission systems that include approximately 7,660 kilometers of high pressure pipe and 618 above-ground installations in Great Britain. The US Regulated segment jointly owns and operates transmission facilities across upstate New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont; and owns and operates electricity distribution networks in upstate New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. Its assets comprise 14,219 kilometers of overhead lines; 377 transmission substations; and 763 distribution substations. This segment also engages in owning and operating of gas distribution networks, which deliver gas to approximately 3.6 million customers in upstate New York, New York City, Long Island, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. The company is also involved in gas metering, property management, liquefied natural gas (LNG) importation terminal, unregulated transmission pipeline, and LNG operations, as well as operates Great Britain-France interconnector. In addition, it owns and operates 21 megawatts of solar generation in Massachusetts. National Grid plc was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas transmission
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:NGG
CUSIPN/A
Phone011-44-20-7004-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.32
Current Ratio0.77
Quick Ratio0.71

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.05
Forward P/E Ratio15.31
P/E Growth4.4

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$18.62 billion
Price / Sales2.16
Cash Flow$6.6689 per share
Price / Cash8.91
Book Value$38.76 per share
Price / Book1.53

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

Employees22,132
Outstanding Shares675,610,000

National Grid (NYSE:NGG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is National Grid's stock symbol?

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

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

National Grid declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, November 14th. Investors of record on Friday, November 24th will be given a dividend of $1.0169 per share on Wednesday, January 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.44%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 22nd. View National Grid's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting National Grid?

National Grid saw a decline in short interest in the month of April. As of April 30th, there was short interest totalling 409,572 shares, a decline of 50.2% from the April 13th total of 822,723 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 554,949 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.7 days.

Who are some of National Grid's key competitors?

Who are National Grid's key executives?

National Grid's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John Pettigrew, CEO & Exec. Director (Age 49)
  • Mr. Andrew R. J. Bonfield, Fin. Director & Exec. Director (Age 55)
  • Mr. Dean Seavers, Exec. Director of US & Exec. Director (Age 57)
  • Ms. Nicola Shaw, Exec. Director of UK & Exec. Director (Age 49)
  • Ms. Lisa M. Lambert, Sr. VP and Chief Technology & Innovation Officer

Has National Grid been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about NGG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. National Grid earned a news impact score of 0.14 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.87 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term.

Who are National Grid's major shareholders?

National Grid's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Federated Investors Inc. PA (0.39%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.26%), Equity Investment Corp (0.18%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.14%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.14%) and Northern Trust Corp (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for National Grid.

Which major investors are selling National Grid stock?

NGG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Jane Street Group LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC and Reaves W H & Co. Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Grid.

Which major investors are buying National Grid stock?

NGG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Equity Investment Corp, LPL Financial LLC, Assetmark Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Citigroup Inc., Verition Fund Management LLC, Hsbc Holdings PLC and Aperio Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for National Grid.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is National Grid's stock price today?

One share of NGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $59.42.

How big of a company is National Grid?

National Grid has a market capitalization of $40.14 billion and generates $18.62 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $10.19 billion in net income (profit) each year or $4.93 on an earnings per share basis. National Grid employs 22,132 workers across the globe.

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 011-44-20-7004-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for National Grid (NGG)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  299 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  449 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  748
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about National Grid and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NGG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NGG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

National Grid (NYSE:NGG) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
10 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for National Grid in the last 12 months. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Buy."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.602.542.382.29
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
6 Hold Rating(s)
6 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
3 Sell Rating(s)
4 Hold Rating(s)
7 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/A$69.00$69.00$69.00
Price Target Upside: N/A27.14% upside21.12% upside16.57% upside

National Grid (NYSE:NGG) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for National Grid (NYSE:NGG)

National Grid (NYSE:NGG) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/4/2018Deutsche BankReiterated RatingNeutralLowView Rating Details
3/19/2018Societe GeneraleInitiated CoverageBuy ➝ BuyMediumView Rating Details
3/14/2018UBSUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralLowView Rating Details
1/29/2018BNP ParibasUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformLowView Rating Details
1/25/2018Goldman SachsUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralLowView Rating Details
12/19/2017MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformLowView Rating Details
11/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralLowView Rating Details
11/15/2017JPMorgan ChaseReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
8/1/2017Berenberg BankUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
6/20/2017CitigroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
5/15/2017Bank of AmericaUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyLowView Rating Details
5/12/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight ➝ Equal Weight$69.00LowView Rating Details
5/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform ➝ Sector PerformMediumView Rating Details
1/13/2017InvestecUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
12/9/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
12/1/2016ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ BuyN/AView Rating Details
9/23/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
9/7/2016Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeOutperform ➝ Market PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/20/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

National Grid (NYSE:NGG) Dividend Information

National Grid pays an annual dividend of $1.87 per share, with a dividend yield of 3.15%. NGG's most recent semiannual dividend payment was Wednesday, January 10. National Grid pays out 37.93% of its earnings out as a dividend.
Most Recent Dividend:1/10/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.87
Dividend Yield:3.15%
Dividend Growth:-8.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio(s):37.93% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.20% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
49.08% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
28.04% (Based on Cash Flow)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for National Grid (NYSE:NGG)

National Grid (NYSE:NGG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/14/2017semiannual$1.01693.44%11/22/201711/24/20171/10/2018
5/22/2017special$1.87205/31/20176/2/20178/16/2017
4/21/2017special$5.42244.92%5/17/20175/19/20176/2/2017
11/10/2016$0.933011/22/201611/25/20161/11/2017
5/19/2016$2.02406/1/20166/3/20168/10/2016
11/10/2015interim$1.122011/24/201511/27/20151/13/2016
5/22/2015semiannual$2.18664.43%6/3/20156/5/20158/5/2015
11/11/2014semiannual$1.17184.21%11/19/201411/21/20141/7/2015
5/16/2014semiannual$2.31074.29%6/4/20146/6/20148/20/2014
11/25/2013semiannual$1.16945%12/4/201312/6/20131/22/2014
5/29/2013semiannual$2.00886.65%6/5/20136/7/20138/21/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

National Grid (NYSE NGG) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 5.36%
Insider Trading History for National Grid (NYSE:NGG)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for National Grid (NYSE:NGG)

National Grid (NYSE NGG) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

National Grid (NYSE NGG) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Bullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - NGGBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - NGG
www.nasdaq.com - May 18 at 3:50 PM
National Grid plc 2018 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call SlidesNational Grid plc 2018 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 18 at 11:44 AM
National Grid earnings rise despite US storm hitNational Grid earnings rise despite US storm hit
www.ft.com - May 18 at 11:44 AM
National Grid +3% as full-year yearly profit pops 24%National Grid +3% as full-year yearly profit pops 24%
seekingalpha.com - May 17 at 3:44 PM
National Grids (NGG) CEO John Pettigrew on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptNational Grid's (NGG) CEO John Pettigrew on Q4 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 17 at 3:44 PM
National Grid plc (NGG) Short Interest Down 50.2% in AprilNational Grid plc (NGG) Short Interest Down 50.2% in April
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 3:38 AM
National Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment ResearchNational Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Lowered by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 1:33 PM
National Grid plc (NGG) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsNational Grid plc (NGG) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 10 at 1:34 AM
National Grid Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NGG)National Grid Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 6:52 AM
Analyzing National Grid (NGG) and Western Gas Equity (WGP)Analyzing National Grid (NGG) and Western Gas Equity (WGP)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 9:35 PM
Caterpillar hires Bonfield away from National Grid as new CFOCaterpillar hires Bonfield away from National Grid as new CFO
seekingalpha.com - May 4 at 10:10 AM
National Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche BankNational Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 4 at 10:07 AM
National Grid In Deal Potential Sale Of Remaining 25% Stake In Cadent GasNational Grid In Deal Potential Sale Of Remaining 25% Stake In Cadent Gas
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 1 at 10:18 AM
National Grid to sell out of U.K. gas distribution network for £1.2BNational Grid to sell out of U.K. gas distribution network for £1.2B
seekingalpha.com - May 1 at 10:18 AM
Antero Midstream GP (AMGP) and National Grid (NGG) Critical ReviewAntero Midstream GP (AMGP) and National Grid (NGG) Critical Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 5:08 PM
EnLink Midstream (ENLC) & National Grid (NGG) Head-To-Head SurveyEnLink Midstream (ENLC) & National Grid (NGG) Head-To-Head Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 7:18 PM
National Grid (NGG) Raised to "Buy" at CitigroupNational Grid (NGG) Raised to "Buy" at Citigroup
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 8:00 PM
National Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by UBSNational Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by UBS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 11:19 AM
Critical Survey: National Grid (NGG) versus Williams Pipeline Partners (WPZ)Critical Survey: National Grid (NGG) versus Williams Pipeline Partners (WPZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 19 at 5:35 AM
National Grid (NGG) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClubNational Grid (NGG) Lifted to Hold at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 8:06 PM
National Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment ResearchNational Grid (NGG) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 11:11 PM
National Grid plc (NGG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from BrokeragesNational Grid plc (NGG) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 1:35 AM
Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for National Grid plcs FY2018 Earnings (NGG)Equities Analysts Offer Predictions for National Grid plc's FY2018 Earnings (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 8:59 AM
National Grid plc (NGG) Expected to Earn FY2020 Earnings of $4.20 Per ShareNational Grid plc (NGG) Expected to Earn FY2020 Earnings of $4.20 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 6:49 AM
National Grid (NGG) & Antero Midstream GP (AMGP) Critical SurveyNational Grid (NGG) & Antero Midstream GP (AMGP) Critical Survey
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 9:38 PM
Prometheus Energy and National Grid Complete a Successful Winter Peaking project in Rhode IslandPrometheus Energy and National Grid Complete a Successful Winter Peaking project in Rhode Island
www.prnewswire.com - April 5 at 8:08 AM
ValuEngine Lowers National Grid (NGG) to HoldValuEngine Lowers National Grid (NGG) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 11:11 AM
National Grid (NGG) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment ResearchNational Grid (NGG) Rating Increased to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 7:26 PM
Zacks Investment Research Lowers National Grid (NGG) to HoldZacks Investment Research Lowers National Grid (NGG) to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 27 at 7:11 AM
National Grid (NGG) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment ResearchNational Grid (NGG) Upgraded to Buy by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 26 at 9:52 PM
National Grid plc (NGG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by AnalystsNational Grid plc (NGG) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 21 at 1:40 AM
National Grid (NGG) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Societe GeneraleNational Grid (NGG) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Societe Generale
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 19 at 5:34 PM
National Grid (NGG) Raised to Neutral at UBS GroupNational Grid (NGG) Raised to Neutral at UBS Group
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 9:02 PM
Jim Cramer Advises His Viewers On Microsoft, Energy Transfer Partners And More - BenzingaJim Cramer Advises His Viewers On Microsoft, Energy Transfer Partners And More - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - March 8 at 11:33 AM
ETRADE Capital Management LLC Sells 3,231 Shares of National Grid plc (NGG)ETRADE Capital Management LLC Sells 3,231 Shares of National Grid plc (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 1:48 PM
National Grid plc (NGG) Shares Sold by Granite Investment Advisors LLCNational Grid plc (NGG) Shares Sold by Granite Investment Advisors LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 7:54 AM
Assetmark Inc. Increases Holdings in National Grid plc (NGG)Assetmark Inc. Increases Holdings in National Grid plc (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 4:42 AM
Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation Declares Preferred Stock Dividends - NasdaqNiagara Mohawk Power Corporation Declares Preferred Stock Dividends - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - March 1 at 3:45 PM
Martin Capital Partners LLC Takes Position in National Grid plc (NGG)Martin Capital Partners LLC Takes Position in National Grid plc (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 3:12 PM
Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of National Grid Call Options (NGG)Stock Traders Purchase Large Volume of National Grid Call Options (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 27 at 8:38 AM
[$$] National Grid struggles to get data to gauge electricity demand[$$] National Grid struggles to get data to gauge electricity demand
finance.yahoo.com - February 26 at 10:41 AM
National Grid plc (NGG) Shares Bought by Eagle Asset Management Inc.National Grid plc (NGG) Shares Bought by Eagle Asset Management Inc.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 5:16 AM
National Grid plc (NGG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesNational Grid plc (NGG) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 24 at 1:38 AM
Financial Survey: Wec Acquisition (TEG) & National Grid (NGG)Financial Survey: Wec Acquisition (TEG) & National Grid (NGG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 15 at 3:12 PM
National Grid: In A Limbo Between Long And Short - Seeking Alpha - Seeking AlphaNational Grid: In A Limbo Between Long And Short - Seeking Alpha - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 13 at 5:44 AM
VELCO and National Grid Announce Key Agreements to Advance Granite State Power LinkVELCO and National Grid Announce Key Agreements to Advance Granite State Power Link
finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 3:18 PM
Brave the Market Correction With These 6 Defensive Stocks - NasdaqBrave the Market Correction With These 6 Defensive Stocks - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 9 at 3:25 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 3:25 PM
Is MPSC Verdict a Respite for Southern Company's Kemper?Is MPSC Verdict a Respite for Southern Company's Kemper?
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 5:28 AM
National Grid (NGG) Shares Enter Oversold Territory - NasdaqNational Grid (NGG) Shares Enter Oversold Territory - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 7 at 5:43 AM

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