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NYSE:NRGNRG Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.94 (-2.58 %)
(As of 06/4/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $35.44
50-Day Range
MA: $33.38
52-Week Range
Now: $35.44
Volume3.38 million shs
Average Volume2.57 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.65 billion
P/E Ratio2.28
Dividend Yield3.30%
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. The company also provides system power, distributed generation, solar and wind products, backup generation, storage and distributed solar, demand response, energy efficiency, advisory, and on-site energy solutions; and carbon management and specialty services. In addition, it trades in electric power, natural gas, and related commodity and financial products, including forwards, futures, options, and swaps. Further, the company supplies fuels; provides transportation services; and directly sells energy, services, and products and services to retail customers under the NRG, Reliant, and other names. It develops, constructs, owns, and operates natural gas, coal, oil, solar, nuclear, wind, fossil fuel, and nuclear plants with generation capacity of 23,000 megawatts. The company was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 3.1 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.68 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryIndependent Power Producers & Energy Traders



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$9.82 billion
Cash Flow$6.22 per share
Book Value$6.59 per share


Net Income$4.44 billion
Return on Equity-15,555.52%


Market Cap$8.65 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)

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NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) Frequently Asked Questions

How has NRG Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

NRG Energy's stock was trading at $30.00 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, NRG shares have increased by 18.1% and is now trading at $35.44. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of NRG Energy?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for NRG Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings, 5 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for NRG Energy.

When is NRG Energy's next earnings date?

NRG Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for NRG Energy.

How were NRG Energy's earnings last quarter?

NRG Energy Inc (NYSE:NRG) announced its earnings results on Thursday, February, 27th. The utilities provider reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.59 by $0.16. The utilities provider earned $2.21 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.01 billion. NRG Energy had a negative return on equity of 15,555.52% and a net margin of 42.14%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 5.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.88 earnings per share. View NRG Energy's earnings history.

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

NRG Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Friday, May 15th. This represents a $1.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.39%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 30th. View NRG Energy's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for NRG?

9 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for NRG Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $28.00 to $56.00. On average, they anticipate NRG Energy's share price to reach $42.56 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 20.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for NRG Energy.

Has NRG Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about NRG stock have been trending positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. NRG Energy earned a daily sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutNRG Energy.

Are investors shorting NRG Energy?

NRG Energy saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,960,000 shares, a decrease of 24.1% from the April 30th total of 7,850,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,440,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.7 days. Approximately 2.6% of the company's shares are sold short. View NRG Energy's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of NRG Energy's key competitors?

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 Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA), Netflix (NFLX), Pfizer (PFE), AT&T (T), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Mcdonald's (MCD) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are NRG Energy's key executives?

NRG Energy's management team includes the following 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)

What is NRG Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are NRG Energy's major shareholders?

NRG Energy's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.01%), Wellington Management Group LLP (2.13%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (2.12%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.71%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.65%) and Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. (1.16%). 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 Two Sigma Investments LP, Alliancebernstein L.P., Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Two Sigma Advisers LP, Cobalt Capital Management Inc., and Artemis Investment Management LLP. Company insiders that have sold NRG Energy company stock in the last year include Brian Curci, Elizabeth R Killinger, Kirkland B Andrews, and Robert J Gaudette. View insider buying and selling activity for NRG Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying NRG Energy stock?

NRG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Henderson Group PLC, Schroder Investment Management Group, Wellington Management Group LLP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, HITE Hedge Asset Management LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Ensign Peak Advisors Inc, and Beck Bode LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $35.44.

How big of a company is NRG Energy?

NRG Energy has a market capitalization of $8.65 billion and generates $9.82 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $4.44 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.96 on an earnings per share basis. NRG Energy employs 4,577 workers across the globe.

What is NRG Energy's official website?

The official website for NRG Energy is 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]

This page was last updated on 6/5/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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