NYSE:NI - NiSource Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$26.45 +0.11 (+0.42 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 08:23 AM ET)
Previous Close$26.34
Today's Range$26.16 - $26.54
52-Week Range$22.44 - $28.11
Volume2.74 million shs
Average Volume2.62 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.74 billion
P/E Ratio21.86
Dividend Yield2.96%
Beta0.2
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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP65473P10
Phone877-647-5990

Debt

Current Ratio0.40
Quick Ratio0.26

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.87 billion
Price / Sales2.01
Cash Flow$2.9066 per share
Price / Cash Flow9.10
Book Value$12.83 per share
Price / Book2.06

Profitability

Net Income$128.50 million
Net Margins-1.82%
Return on Assets2.13%

Miscellaneous

Employees8,175
Market Cap$9.74 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, October 31st will be given a dividend of $0.195 per share on Tuesday, November 20th. This represents a $0.78 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.95%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, October 30th. View NiSource's Dividend History.

How were NiSource's earnings last quarter?

NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 1st. The utilities provider reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.06 by $0.04. The utilities provider earned $895 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $946.10 million. NiSource had a positive return on equity of 9.30% and a negative net margin of 1.82%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $0.07 EPS. View NiSource's Earnings History.

When is NiSource's next earnings date?

NiSource is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 19th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for NiSource.

What guidance has NiSource issued on next quarter's earnings?

NiSource updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, November, 1st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.26-$1.32 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.27.

What price target have analysts set for NI?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for NiSource's shares. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $29.00. On average, they anticipate NiSource's stock price to reach $27.6667 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 4.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for NiSource.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NiSource?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NiSource in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for NiSource.

Has NiSource been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about NI stock have been trending somewhat positive on Thursday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. NiSource earned a news sentiment score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of NiSource's key competitors?

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 & Chief Restoration Officer (Age 45)

Who are NiSource's major shareholders?

NiSource's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.29%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), DNB Asset Management AS (0.04%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.01%) and First Midwest Bank Trust Division (0.01%). 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 Hennessy Advisors Inc., Virtu Financial LLC, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, QUANTRES ASSET MANAGEMENT Ltd, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, Park National Corp OH, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System and CENTRAL TRUST Co. Company insiders that have sold NiSource company stock in the last year include Carrie J Hightman, Donald Eugene Brown, 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Personal Capital Advisors Corp and DNB Asset Management AS. 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 $26.45.

How big of a company is NiSource?

NiSource has a market capitalization of $9.74 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.

What is NiSource's official website?

The official website for NiSource is http://www.nisource.com.

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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for NiSource (NYSE NI)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  290 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  425 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  715
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NiSource and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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