NYSE:NJR - New Jersey Resources Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$46.73 +0.39 (+0.84 %)
(As of 02/17/2019 09:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$46.73
Today's Range$46.37 - $47.13
52-Week Range$37.65 - $51.83
Volume539,320 shs
Average Volume524,547 shs
Market Capitalization$4.15 billion
P/E Ratio17.05
Dividend Yield2.52%
Beta0.32
New Jersey Resources Corporation, an energy services holding company, provides regulated gas distribution, and retail and wholesale energy services. The company operates through four segments: Natural Gas Distribution, Clean Energy Ventures, Energy Services, and Midstream segments. The Natural Gas Distribution segment offers regulated retail natural gas services to approximately 538,700 residential and commercial customers in central and northern New Jersey; provides storage management services; and participates in the off-system sales and capacity release markets. The Clean Energy Ventures segment invests in commercial and residential solar projects located in New Jersey; and onshore wind projects. The Energy Services segment provides unregulated wholesale energy management services to other energy companies and natural gas producers, as well as maintains and transacts a portfolio of physical assets consisting of natural gas storage and transportation contracts in the United States and Canada. The Midstream segment invests in natural gas transportation and storage facilities. The company offers heating, ventilation, and cooling services; holds commercial real estate properties; and provides solar equipment installation, and plumbing repair and installation services, as well as engages in the water appliance sale, installation, and servicing activities. New Jersey Resources Corporation was founded in 1922 and is based in Wall, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP64602510
Phone732-938-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.92 billion
Cash Flow$3.7414 per share
Book Value$16.86 per share

Profitability

Net Income$233.43 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,068
Market Cap$4.15 billion
OptionableOptionable

New Jersey Resources (NYSE:NJR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is New Jersey Resources' stock symbol?

New Jersey Resources trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NJR."

How often does New Jersey Resources pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for New Jersey Resources?

New Jersey Resources declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, January 22nd. Investors of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.2925 per share on Monday, April 1st. This represents a $1.17 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th. View New Jersey Resources' Dividend History.

When did New Jersey Resources' stock split? How did New Jersey Resources' stock split work?

Shares of New Jersey Resources split before market open on Wednesday, March 4th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, January 21st 2015. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the closing bell on Tuesday, March 3rd 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of New Jersey Resources stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were New Jersey Resources' earnings last quarter?

New Jersey Resources Corp (NYSE:NJR) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.69 by $0.08. The utilities provider earned $811.77 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $712 million. New Jersey Resources had a net margin of 6.49% and a return on equity of 10.92%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 15.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm posted $1.56 earnings per share. View New Jersey Resources' Earnings History.

When is New Jersey Resources' next earnings date?

New Jersey Resources is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 3rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for New Jersey Resources.

What guidance has New Jersey Resources issued on next quarter's earnings?

New Jersey Resources issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.95 to $2.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.12. New Jersey Resources also updated its FY 2019 guidance to $1.95-2.05 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for NJR?

4 brokerages have issued twelve-month target prices for New Jersey Resources' stock. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $49.00. On average, they expect New Jersey Resources' stock price to reach $46.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.6%. View Analyst Price Targets for New Jersey Resources.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for New Jersey Resources?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for New Jersey Resources in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for New Jersey Resources.

Has New Jersey Resources been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NJR stock have been trending negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. New Jersey Resources earned a media sentiment score of -2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are some of New Jersey Resources' key competitors?

Who are New Jersey Resources' key executives?

New Jersey Resources' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Laurence M. Downes, Chairman & CEO (Age 61)
  • Mr. Stephen D. Westhoven, Pres, COO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Patrick J. Migliaccio, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 44)
  • Ms. Nancy A. Washington, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 54)
  • Ms. Amanda E. Mullan, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 52)

Who are New Jersey Resources' major shareholders?

New Jersey Resources' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.16%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.09%), Northern Trust Corp (2.09%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.78%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.38%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.07%). Company insiders that own New Jersey Resources stock include Amanda Mullan, Jane M Kenny, Lawrence R Codey, M William Howard Jr, M William Howard, Jr and Patrick J Migliaccio. View Institutional Ownership Trends for New Jersey Resources.

Which institutional investors are selling New Jersey Resources stock?

NJR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BTIM Corp., QS Investors LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, New York State Common Retirement Fund, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, First Trust Advisors LP and MetLife Investment Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have sold New Jersey Resources company stock in the last year include M William Howard Jr and M William Howard, Jr. View Insider Buying and Selling for New Jersey Resources.

Which institutional investors are buying New Jersey Resources stock?

NJR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Northern Trust Corp, Rhumbline Advisers, Geode Capital Management LLC, Tortoise Index Solutions LLC, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can and Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for New Jersey Resources.

How do I buy shares of New Jersey Resources?

Shares of NJR 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 New Jersey Resources' stock price today?

One share of NJR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $46.73.

How big of a company is New Jersey Resources?

New Jersey Resources has a market capitalization of $4.15 billion and generates $2.92 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $233.43 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.74 on an earnings per share basis. New Jersey Resources employs 1,068 workers across the globe.

What is New Jersey Resources' official website?

The official website for New Jersey Resources is http://www.njresources.com.

How can I contact New Jersey Resources?

New Jersey Resources' mailing address is 1415 Wyckoff Road, WALL TOWNSHIP NJ, 07719. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 732-938-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for New Jersey Resources (NYSE NJR)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  231 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  504
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This page was last updated on 2/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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