NiSource Inc., an energy holding company, operates as a regulated natural gas and electric utility company in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Gas Distribution Operations and Electric Operations. It provides natural gas service and transportation to residential, commercial, and industrial customers; generates, transmits, and distributes electricity; and offers wholesale and transmission transaction services. The company serves approximately 3.5 million natural gas customers and 469,000 electricity customers in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Kentucky, Maryland, Indiana, and Massachusetts. It also owns and operates three coal-fired electric generating stations with a net capability of 2,540 megawatts (MW), three gas-fired generating units with a net capability of 196 MW, and two hydroelectric generating plants with a net capability of 10 MW, as well as a combined cycle gas turbine plant with a net capability of 535 MW. The company was formerly known as NIPSCO Industries, Inc. and changed its name to NiSource Inc. in April 1999. NiSource Inc. was founded in 1912 and is headquartered in Merrillville, Indiana.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Electric & other services combined
Trailing P/E Ratio20.12
Forward P/E Ratio18.84
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$4.87 billion
Price / Sales1.68
Cash Flow$2.8998 per share
Price / Cash8.38
Book Value$12.83 per share
Price / Book1.89
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.21
Net Income$128.50 million
Return on Equity9.85%
Return on Assets2.18%
NiSource (NYSE:NI) Frequently Asked Questions
What is NiSource's stock symbol?
NiSource trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NI."
How often does NiSource pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NiSource?
NiSource declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 8th. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.195 per share on Monday, August 20th. This represents a $0.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.21%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, July 30th. View NiSource's Dividend History.
How were NiSource's earnings last quarter?
NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.77 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.76 by $0.01. The utilities provider earned $1.75 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.66 billion. NiSource had a return on equity of 9.85% and a net margin of 3.85%. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.71 EPS. View NiSource's Earnings History.
When is NiSource's next earnings date?
What price target have analysts set for NI?
10 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for NiSource's shares. Their forecasts range from $23.00 to $30.00. On average, they anticipate NiSource's stock price to reach $26.4444 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for NiSource.
Who are some of NiSource's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to NiSource include Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG), Consolidated Edison (ED), E.ON SE Sponsored ADR (Germany) (EONGY), PG&E (PCG), WEC Energy Group (WEC), Ameren (AEE), CMS Energy (CMS), Alliant Energy (LNT), Westar Energy (WR), United Utilities Group (UUGRY), SCANA (SCG), ALLETE (ALE), Avista (AVA), NorthWestern (NWE) and Unitil (UTL).
Who are NiSource's key executives?
NiSource's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Joseph J. Hamrock, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
- Mr. Donald Eugene Brown, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 46)
- Ms. Carrie J. Hightman, Exec. VP & Chief Legal Officer (Age 61)
- Ms. Violet G. Sistovaris, Exec. VP & Pres of Northern Indiana Public Service Company (Age 56)
- Mr. Pablo A. Vegas, Exec. VP of Gas Bus. Segment & Chief Customer Officer (Age 45)
Has NiSource been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about NI stock has been trending positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern scores the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. NiSource earned a media sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.60 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.
Who are NiSource's major shareholders?
NiSource's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (8.86%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.59%), Zimmer Partners LP (1.85%), Northern Trust Corp (1.18%), Maple Brown Abbott Ltd (1.08%) and Neuberger Berman Group LLC (1.08%). Company insiders that own NiSource stock include Carrie J Hightman, Donald Eugene Brown, Eric L Butler, Jimmie L Stanley, Joseph W Mulpas, Michael E Jesanis, Michael J Finissi, Pablo Vegas, Peter T Disser, Teresa M Smith and Violet Sistovaris. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NiSource.
Which institutional investors are selling NiSource stock?
NI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Millennium Management LLC, Zimmer Partners LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Nuveen Asset Management LLC and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold NiSource company stock in the last year include Michael J Finissi, Peter T Disser and Teresa M Smith. View Insider Buying and Selling for NiSource.
Which institutional investors are buying NiSource stock?
NI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Covalis Capital LLP, Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Legal & General Group Plc, Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C., Tortoise Capital Advisors L.L.C. and Maple Brown Abbott Ltd. Company insiders that have bought NiSource stock in the last two years include Eric L Butler, Michael E Jesanis and Pablo Vegas. View Insider Buying and Selling for NiSource.
How do I buy shares of NiSource?
Shares of NI 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 NiSource's stock price today?
One share of NI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $24.30.
How big of a company is NiSource?
NiSource has a market capitalization of $8.19 billion and generates $4.87 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $128.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.21 on an earnings per share basis. NiSource employs 8,175 workers across the globe.
How can I contact NiSource?
NiSource's mailing address is 801 East 86th Avenue, Merrillville IN, 46410. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 877-647-5990 or via email at [email protected]
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