NYSE:NJR - New Jersey Resources Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $49.72 +0.52 (+1.06 %) (As of 12/9/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$49.72Today's Range$48.8350 - $49.8752-Week Range$35.55 - $51.83Volume467,756 shsAverage Volume388,195 shsMarket Capitalization$4.40 billionP/E Ratio18.15Dividend Yield2.35%Beta0.23 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive NJR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for NJR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Natural gas distribution Sub-IndustryGas Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:NJR Previous Symbol CUSIP64602510 Webwww.njresources.com Phone732-938-1000 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.83 Current Ratio1.03 Quick Ratio0.76 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio18.15 Forward P/E Ratio24.49 P/E Growth3.51 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.92 billion Price / Sales1.51 Cash Flow$3.6939 per share Price / Cash Flow13.46 Book Value$16.07 per share Price / Book3.09 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.74 Net Income$233.43 million Net Margins8.01% Return on Equity16.92% Return on Assets5.91% Miscellaneous Employees1,068 Outstanding Shares88,500,000Market Cap$4.40 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, November 13th. Investors of record on Friday, December 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.2925 per share on Wednesday, January 2nd. This represents a $1.17 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 13th. This is a boost from New Jersey Resources's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27. View New Jersey Resources' Dividend History. When did New Jersey Resources' stock split? How did New Jersey Resources' stock split work? New Jersey Resources shares split before market open on Wednesday, March 4th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, January 21st 2015. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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 Tuesday, November, 20th. The utilities provider reported ($0.33) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.44) by $0.11. The utilities provider earned $647.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $549.59 million. New Jersey Resources had a net margin of 8.01% and a return on equity of 16.92%. New Jersey Resources's quarterly revenue was up 20.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.14) EPS. 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 Thursday, February 14th 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 FY 2019 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 20th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.95-2.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.64. What price target have analysts set for NJR? 4 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for New Jersey Resources' shares. Their forecasts range from $42.00 to $49.00. On average, they anticipate New Jersey Resources' share price to reach $46.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 7.5%. 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 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings 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? News headlines about NJR stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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 positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. New Jersey Resources earned a coverage optimism score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are some of New Jersey Resources' key competitors? Some companies that are related to New Jersey Resources include Atmos Energy (ATO), Ultrapar Participacoes (UGP), National Fuel Gas (NFG), ONE Gas (OGS), Spire (SR), South Jersey Industries (SJI), Northwest Natural (NWN), Just Energy Group (JE) and WGL (WGL). 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. Amanda E. Mullan, Sr. VP & Chief HR Officer (Age 52)Ms. Jaqueline K. Shea, VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 54) Who are New Jersey Resources' major shareholders? New Jersey Resources' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (13.60%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.32%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.09%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.43%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.25%) and FMR LLC (1.24%). Company insiders that own New Jersey Resources stock include Amanda Mullan, Jane M Kenny, Lawrence R Codey, M William Howard, Jr and Patrick J Migliaccio. View Institutional Ownership Trends for New Jersey Resources. Which major investors are selling New Jersey Resources stock? NJR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of New York Mellon Corp, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Deutsche Bank AG, Prudential Financial Inc., EULAV Asset Management, James Investment Research Inc., TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC and Credit Suisse AG. Company insiders that have sold New Jersey Resources company stock in the last year include M William Howard, Jr and Patrick J Migliaccio. View Insider Buying and Selling for New Jersey Resources. Which major investors are buying New Jersey Resources stock? NJR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Man Group plc, BlackRock Inc., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. 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 $49.72. How big of a company is New Jersey Resources? New Jersey Resources has a market capitalization of $4.40 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 224 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 266 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 490MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about New Jersey Resources and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NJR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NJR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 12/9/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the LIBOR?