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$24.52
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Today's Range
$24.34
Now: $24.52
$24.56
50-Day Range
$21.99
MA: $23.54
$25.07
52-Week Range
$19.56
Now: $24.52
$30.46
Volume10,371 shs
Average Volume3.41 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.40 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield3.51%
Beta0.24

Competitors

NiSource (NYSE:NI) Vs. D, SRE, WEC, PEG, ED, and PCG

Should you be buying NI stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the sub-industry of "multi-utilities" are considered alternatives and competitors to NiSource, including Dominion Energy (D), Sempra Energy (SRE), WEC Energy Group (WEC), Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG), Consolidated Edison (ED), and PG&E (PCG).

NiSource (NYSE:NI) and Dominion Energy (NYSE:D) are both utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, risk, institutional ownership and earnings.

Risk & Volatility

NiSource has a beta of 0.24, meaning that its share price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Dominion Energy has a beta of 0.37, meaning that its share price is 63% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares NiSource and Dominion Energy's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NiSource$5.21 billion1.80$383.10 million$1.3218.58
Dominion Energy$16.57 billion3.92$1.36 billion$4.2418.76

Dominion Energy has higher revenue and earnings than NiSource. NiSource is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Dominion Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

88.3% of NiSource shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 60.8% of Dominion Energy shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of NiSource shares are held by insiders. Comparatively, 0.3% of Dominion Energy shares are held by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for NiSource and Dominion Energy, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NiSource02702.78
Dominion Energy110602.29

NiSource currently has a consensus target price of $26.8889, suggesting a potential upside of 10.61%. Dominion Energy has a consensus target price of $83.1250, suggesting a potential upside of 5.15%. Given NiSource's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, equities research analysts plainly believe NiSource is more favorable than Dominion Energy.

Dividends

NiSource pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Dominion Energy pays an annual dividend of $3.76 per share and has a dividend yield of 4.7%. NiSource pays out 63.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Dominion Energy pays out 88.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend, suggesting it may not have sufficient earnings to cover its dividend payment in the future. NiSource has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Profitability

This table compares NiSource and Dominion Energy's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NiSource-4.96%11.63%2.48%
Dominion Energy0.10%12.19%3.40%

Summary

Dominion Energy beats NiSource on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) and NiSource (NYSE:NI) are both utilities companies, but which is the better investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, institutional ownership, earnings, valuation and profitability.

Risk and Volatility

Sempra Energy has a beta of 0.69, meaning that its stock price is 31% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NiSource has a beta of 0.24, meaning that its stock price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

85.0% of Sempra Energy shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of NiSource shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.1% of Sempra Energy shares are owned by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of NiSource shares are owned by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, endowments and large money managers believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Sempra Energy and NiSource's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Sempra Energy$10.83 billion3.52$2.20 billion$6.7819.50
NiSource$5.21 billion1.80$383.10 million$1.3218.58

Sempra Energy has higher revenue and earnings than NiSource. NiSource is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Sempra Energy, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Sempra Energy and NiSource's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Sempra Energy38.49%11.47%3.43%
NiSource-4.96%11.63%2.48%

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for Sempra Energy and NiSource, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Sempra Energy07712.60
NiSource02702.78

Sempra Energy presently has a consensus price target of $145.0714, suggesting a potential upside of 10.71%. NiSource has a consensus price target of $26.8889, suggesting a potential upside of 10.61%. Given Sempra Energy's higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe Sempra Energy is more favorable than NiSource.

Dividends

Sempra Energy pays an annual dividend of $4.18 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.2%. NiSource pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Sempra Energy pays out 61.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. NiSource pays out 63.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Sempra Energy has increased its dividend for 9 consecutive years and NiSource has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Summary

Sempra Energy beats NiSource on 12 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

WEC Energy Group (NYSE:WEC) and NiSource (NYSE:NI) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, dividends, analyst recommendations, earnings, profitability and risk.

Dividends

WEC Energy Group pays an annual dividend of $2.53 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.6%. NiSource pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. WEC Energy Group pays out 70.7% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. NiSource pays out 63.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. WEC Energy Group has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and NiSource has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years. NiSource is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for WEC Energy Group and NiSource, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
WEC Energy Group44301.91
NiSource02702.78

WEC Energy Group presently has a consensus price target of $94.2727, suggesting a potential downside of 1.59%. NiSource has a consensus price target of $26.8889, suggesting a potential upside of 10.61%. Given NiSource's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe NiSource is more favorable than WEC Energy Group.

Insider & Institutional Ownership

73.1% of WEC Energy Group shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 88.3% of NiSource shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.3% of WEC Energy Group shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.4% of NiSource shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares WEC Energy Group and NiSource's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
WEC Energy Group16.26%11.36%3.37%
NiSource-4.96%11.63%2.48%

Risk & Volatility

WEC Energy Group has a beta of 0.18, suggesting that its stock price is 82% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, NiSource has a beta of 0.24, suggesting that its stock price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares WEC Energy Group and NiSource's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
WEC Energy Group$7.52 billion4.02$1.14 billion$3.5826.77
NiSource$5.21 billion1.80$383.10 million$1.3218.58

WEC Energy Group has higher revenue and earnings than NiSource. NiSource is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than WEC Energy Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

NiSource beats WEC Energy Group on 9 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

NiSource (NYSE:NI) and Public Service Enterprise Group (NYSE:PEG) are both utilities companies, but which is the superior investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their risk, earnings, analyst recommendations, dividends, valuation, profitability and institutional ownership.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares NiSource and Public Service Enterprise Group's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NiSource$5.21 billion1.80$383.10 million$1.3218.58
Public Service Enterprise Group$10.08 billion2.96$1.69 billion$3.2817.97

Public Service Enterprise Group has higher revenue and earnings than NiSource. Public Service Enterprise Group is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NiSource, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of current recommendations for NiSource and Public Service Enterprise Group, as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NiSource02702.78
Public Service Enterprise Group06802.57

NiSource presently has a consensus price target of $26.8889, indicating a potential upside of 10.61%. Public Service Enterprise Group has a consensus price target of $64.3846, indicating a potential upside of 10.21%. Given NiSource's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts plainly believe NiSource is more favorable than Public Service Enterprise Group.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

88.3% of NiSource shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 68.2% of Public Service Enterprise Group shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of NiSource shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.5% of Public Service Enterprise Group shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares NiSource and Public Service Enterprise Group's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NiSource-4.96%11.63%2.48%
Public Service Enterprise Group18.09%11.52%3.65%

Dividends

NiSource pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Public Service Enterprise Group pays an annual dividend of $1.96 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.3%. NiSource pays out 63.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Public Service Enterprise Group pays out 59.8% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. NiSource has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Public Service Enterprise Group has raised its dividend for 1 consecutive years.

Risk & Volatility

NiSource has a beta of 0.24, meaning that its share price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Public Service Enterprise Group has a beta of 0.53, meaning that its share price is 47% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Summary

Public Service Enterprise Group beats NiSource on 11 of the 16 factors compared between the two stocks.

NiSource (NYSE:NI) and Consolidated Edison (NYSE:ED) are both utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their dividends, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, valuation, profitability and risk.

Dividends

NiSource pays an annual dividend of $0.84 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.4%. Consolidated Edison pays an annual dividend of $3.06 per share and has a dividend yield of 3.9%. NiSource pays out 63.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Consolidated Edison pays out 70.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. NiSource has increased its dividend for 1 consecutive years and Consolidated Edison has increased its dividend for 46 consecutive years. Consolidated Edison is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and longer track record of dividend growth.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

88.3% of NiSource shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 56.4% of Consolidated Edison shares are owned by institutional investors. 0.4% of NiSource shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 0.2% of Consolidated Edison shares are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares NiSource and Consolidated Edison's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NiSource$5.21 billion1.80$383.10 million$1.3218.58
Consolidated Edison$12.57 billion2.08$1.34 billion$4.3717.87

Consolidated Edison has higher revenue and earnings than NiSource. Consolidated Edison is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NiSource, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Risk & Volatility

NiSource has a beta of 0.24, indicating that its stock price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Consolidated Edison has a beta of 0.16, indicating that its stock price is 84% less volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares NiSource and Consolidated Edison's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NiSource-4.96%11.63%2.48%
Consolidated Edison11.06%7.77%2.43%

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and price targets for NiSource and Consolidated Edison, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NiSource02702.78
Consolidated Edison39101.85

NiSource currently has a consensus price target of $26.8889, indicating a potential upside of 10.61%. Consolidated Edison has a consensus price target of $80.4231, indicating a potential upside of 3.68%. Given NiSource's stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, equities research analysts clearly believe NiSource is more favorable than Consolidated Edison.

Summary

NiSource beats Consolidated Edison on 9 of the 17 factors compared between the two stocks.

NiSource (NYSE:NI) and PG&E (NYSE:PCG) are both utilities companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

88.3% of NiSource shares are held by institutional investors. Comparatively, 54.9% of PG&E shares are held by institutional investors. 0.4% of NiSource shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 0.1% of PG&E shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares NiSource and PG&E's top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
NiSource$5.21 billion1.80$383.10 million$1.3218.58
PG&E$17.13 billion1.48$-7,642,000,000.00$3.933.25

NiSource has higher earnings, but lower revenue than PG&E. PG&E is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than NiSource, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Volatility and Risk

NiSource has a beta of 0.24, meaning that its share price is 76% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, PG&E has a beta of 1.09, meaning that its share price is 9% more volatile than the S&P 500.

Profitability

This table compares NiSource and PG&E's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
NiSource-4.96%11.63%2.48%
PG&E-37.92%34.60%2.26%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings for NiSource and PG&E, as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
NiSource02702.78
PG&E05802.62

NiSource presently has a consensus price target of $26.8889, indicating a potential upside of 10.61%. PG&E has a consensus price target of $14.1818, indicating a potential upside of 11.67%. Given PG&E's higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe PG&E is more favorable than NiSource.


NiSource Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
Dominion Energy logo
D
Dominion Energy
1.4$79.53+0.6%$64.49 billion$16.57 billion-3,976.50
Sempra Energy logo
SRE
Sempra Energy
2.8$132.24+0.9%$37.80 billion$10.83 billion9.10Dividend Announcement
WEC Energy Group logo
WEC
WEC Energy Group
1.9$95.84+0.0%$30.22 billion$7.52 billion25.90
Public Service Enterprise Group logo
PEG
Public Service Enterprise Group
2.1$58.95+0.9%$29.55 billion$10.08 billion17.24Dividend Announcement
Consolidated Edison logo
ED
Consolidated Edison
2.2$78.08+0.7%$25.98 billion$12.57 billion19.33
PG&E logo
PCG
PG&E
1.1$12.76+0.5%$25.20 billion$17.13 billion-0.98
DTE Energy logo
DTE
DTE Energy
2.0$131.53+0.9%$25.12 billion$12.67 billion18.63
Ameren logo
AEE
Ameren
2.0$79.41+0.1%$19.60 billion$5.91 billion23.22Insider Selling
CMS Energy logo
CMS
CMS Energy
2.0$61.86+0.7%$17.59 billion$6.85 billion23.08
Alliant Energy logo
LNT
Alliant Energy
1.9$52.93+0.3%$13.17 billion$3.38 billion27.42
CenterPoint Energy logo
CNP
CenterPoint Energy
1.8$24.32+1.4%$13.06 billion$12.30 billion-12.47
MDU Resources Group logo
MDU
MDU Resources Group
1.6$25.19+0.8%$5.01 billion$5.34 billion13.54
Black Hills logo
BKH
Black Hills
2.3$63.37+1.4%$3.92 billion$1.73 billion17.85
NorthWestern logo
NWE
NorthWestern
2.0$60.50+2.9%$3.06 billion$1.26 billion19.97
Avista logo
AVA
Avista
1.7$38.99+1.5%$2.64 billion$1.35 billion21.54
This page was last updated on 11/24/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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