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

$38.54
-0.08 (-0.21 %)
(As of 01/19/2020 05:15 AM ET)
Today's Range
$38.26
Now: $38.54
$38.69
50-Day Range
$36.86
MA: $38.94
$40.88
52-Week Range
$32.63
Now: $38.54
$43.66
Volume2.11 million shs
Average Volume2.04 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.70 billion
P/E Ratio9.93
Dividend Yield0.31%
Beta0.74
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$4.65 per share
Book Value($4.26) per share

Profitability

Net Income$268 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,862
Market Cap$9.70 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 17th. Investors 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 yield of 0.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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 has approved a share buyback plan on Thursday, March 1st 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $1,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were NRG Energy's earnings last quarter?

NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, November, 7th. The utilities provider reported $1.88 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.10 by $0.22. The utilities provider had revenue of $3 billion for 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 company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned $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 12-month price targets 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 $47.67 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.7% 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?

Press coverage about NRG stock has been trending very negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative 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 positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. NRG Energy earned a coverage optimism score of -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for NRG Energy.

Are investors shorting NRG Energy?

NRG Energy saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,930,000 shares, an increase of 17.9% from the December 15th total of 5,880,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 2,590,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.7 days. Currently, 2.9% of the shares of the company are short sold. 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), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), AT&T (T), Netflix (NFLX), General Electric (GE), Ford Motor (F) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Artemis Investment Management LLP (0.32%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (0.23%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.03%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.03%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.02%) and Tealwood Asset Management Inc. (0.02%). Company insiders that own NRG Energy stock include Brian Curci, Christopher Moser, David Callen, Elizabeth R Killinger, Kirkland B Andrews and Robert J Gaudette. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NRG Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling NRG Energy stock?

NRG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Tealwood Asset Management Inc., IFM Investors Pty Ltd, TrimTabs Asset Management LLC, 180 Wealth Advisors LLC and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold NRG Energy company stock in the last year include Brian Curci, David Callen, Elizabeth R Killinger, Kirkland B Andrews and Robert J Gaudette. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying NRG Energy stock?

NRG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Artemis Investment Management LLP, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, Sciencast Management LP, Cerebellum GP LLC, HBW Advisory Services LLC and Huntington National Bank. 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 $38.54.

How big of a company is NRG Energy?

NRG Energy has a market capitalization of $9.70 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:  612 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  563 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,175
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 1/19/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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