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NYSE:NRG - NRG Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

$38.47
-0.11 (-0.29 %)
(As of 12/8/2019 01:06 PM ET)
Today's Range
$38.45
Now: $38.47
$39.26
50-Day Range
$38.44
MA: $39.79
$40.81
52-Week Range
$32.63
Now: $38.47
$43.66
Volume3.95 million shs
Average Volume3.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.68 billion
P/E Ratio15.96
Dividend Yield0.31%
Beta0.77
NRG Energy, Inc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an energy company in the United States. The company is involved in the producing, selling, and delivering electricity and related products and services to 3.1 million residential, industrial, and commercial consumers. It generates electricity using natural gas, coal, oil, solar, nuclear, wind, fossil fuel, and nuclear sources. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryIndependent Power Producers & Energy Traders
SectorUtilities
CUSIP62937750
Phone609-524-4500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.48 billion
Cash Flow$4.64 per share
Book Value($4.26) per share

Profitability

Net Income$268 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,862
Market Cap$9.68 billion
Next Earnings Date2/27/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is NRG Energy's stock symbol?

NRG Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NRG."

How often does NRG Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NRG Energy?

NRG Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 17th. Stockholders of record on Friday, November 1st will be given a dividend of $0.03 per share on Friday, November 15th. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.31%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 31st. View NRG Energy's Dividend History.

How will NRG Energy's stock buyback program work?

NRG Energy declared that its Board of Directors has approved a share repurchase program on Thursday, March 1st 2018, which allows the company to buyback $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are generally an indication that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued.

How were NRG Energy's earnings last quarter?

NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) issued its earnings results on Thursday, November, 7th. The utilities provider reported $1.88 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $2.10 by $0.22. The utilities provider earned $3 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.44 billion. NRG Energy had a negative return on equity of 53.61% and a net margin of 10.85%. The business's revenue was up 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.96 earnings per share. View NRG Energy's Earnings History.

When is NRG Energy's next earnings date?

NRG Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 27th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for NRG Energy.

What price target have analysts set for NRG?

6 brokers have issued 1-year price objectives for NRG Energy's stock. Their forecasts range from $39.00 to $56.00. On average, they expect NRG Energy's stock price to reach $46.83 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 21.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for NRG Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NRG Energy?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NRG Energy in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for NRG Energy.

Has NRG Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about NRG stock have been trending extremely positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. NRG Energy earned a news sentiment score of 5.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View News Stories for NRG Energy.

Are investors shorting NRG Energy?

NRG Energy saw a drop in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totalling 5,450,000 shares, a drop of 13.5% from the September 15th total of 6,300,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,460,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.2 days. Currently, 2.3% of the shares of the company are sold short. View NRG Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of NRG Energy's key competitors?

Some companies that are related to NRG Energy include AES (AES), Ormat Technologies (ORA), Atlantic Power (AT), Genie Energy (GNE) and American DG Energy (ADGE).

What other stocks do shareholders of NRG Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NRG Energy investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Intel (INTC), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Cisco Systems (CSCO), General Electric (GE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and Broadcom (AVGO).

Who are NRG Energy's key executives?

NRG Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Mauricio Gutierrez, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 48)
  • Mr. Kirkland B. Andrews, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Christopher S. Moser, Exec. VP of Operations (Age 48)
  • Ms. Elizabeth Killinger, Exec. VP & Pres of Retail and Reliant (Age 49)
  • Mr. Robert J. Gaudette, Sr. VP of Bus. Solutions (Age 46)

Who are NRG Energy's major shareholders?

NRG Energy's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.79%), Millennium Management LLC (1.04%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.52%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.46%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.36%) and Saya Management LP (0.32%). Company insiders that own NRG Energy stock include Christopher Moser, David Callen, Elizabeth R Killinger, Kirkland B Andrews and Robert J Gaudette. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NRG Energy.

Which major investors are selling NRG Energy stock?

NRG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, First Trust Advisors LP, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Point72 Asset Management L.P., Zimmer Partners LP, Community Bank of Raymore and Saya Management LP. Company insiders that have sold NRG Energy company stock in the last year include Christopher Moser, David Callen, Kirkland B Andrews and Robert J Gaudette. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Energy.

Which major investors are buying NRG Energy stock?

NRG stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Artemis Investment Management LLP, State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Teilinger Capital Ltd., Squarepoint Ops LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC and Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V.. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Energy.

How do I buy shares of NRG Energy?

Shares of NRG 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is NRG Energy's stock price today?

One share of NRG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.47.

How big of a company is NRG Energy?

NRG Energy has a market capitalization of $9.68 billion and generates $9.48 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $268 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.41 on an earnings per share basis. NRG Energy employs 4,862 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About NRG Energy.

What is NRG Energy's official website?

The official website for NRG Energy is http://www.nrg.com/.

How can I contact NRG Energy?

NRG Energy's mailing address is 804 CARNEGIE CENTER, PRINCETON NJ, 08540. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 609-524-4500 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for NRG Energy (NYSE NRG)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  606 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  545 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,151
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NRG Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NRG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NRG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/8/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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