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NYSE:NWE - NorthWestern Stock Price, Forecast & News

$75.47
+0.02 (+0.03 %)
(As of 01/23/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$75.04
Now: $75.47
$75.62
50-Day Range
$69.85
MA: $71.84
$75.45
52-Week Range
$61.26
Now: $75.47
$76.72
Volume138,355 shs
Average Volume176,819 shs
Market Capitalization$3.81 billion
P/E Ratio18.36
Dividend Yield3.05%
Beta0.16
NorthWestern Corporation, doing business as NorthWestern Energy, provides electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers. The company operates through Electric Operations and Natural Gas Operations segments. It generates, transmits, and distributes electricity; and produces, stores, transmits, and distributes natural gas, as well as owns municipal franchises to provide natural gas service in the communities. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP66807430
Phone605-978-2900

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.19 billion
Cash Flow$6.96 per share
Book Value$38.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$196.96 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,528
Market Cap$3.81 billion
Next Earnings Date2/12/2020 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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NorthWestern (NYSE:NWE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is NorthWestern's stock symbol?

NorthWestern trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NWE."

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

NorthWestern declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, October 29th. Investors of record on Friday, December 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.575 per share on Tuesday, December 31st. This represents a $2.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.05%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 12th. View NorthWestern's Dividend History.

How were NorthWestern's earnings last quarter?

NorthWestern Corp (NYSE:NWE) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 29th. The utilities provider reported $0.50 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.13. The utilities provider earned $274.84 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $295.48 million. NorthWestern had a net margin of 16.84% and a return on equity of 9.57%. The company's quarterly revenue was down 1.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.58 earnings per share. View NorthWestern's Earnings History.

When is NorthWestern's next earnings date?

NorthWestern is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 12th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for NorthWestern.

How can I listen to NorthWestern's earnings call?

NorthWestern will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 12th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has NorthWestern issued on next quarter's earnings?

NorthWestern issued an update on its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, December, 11th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.45-3.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.56.

What price target have analysts set for NWE?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for NorthWestern's shares. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $76.00. On average, they expect NorthWestern's stock price to reach $68.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 9.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for NorthWestern.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for NorthWestern?

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

Has NorthWestern been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about NWE stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. NorthWestern earned a media sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 7.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for NorthWestern.

Are investors shorting NorthWestern?

NorthWestern saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 13th, there was short interest totalling 1,040,000 shares, an increase of 19.3% from the November 28th total of 872,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 270,700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.8 days. Approximately 2.1% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View NorthWestern's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of NorthWestern's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of NorthWestern own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other NorthWestern investors own include Exxon Mobil (XOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Consolidated Edison (ED), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), The Coca-Cola (KO), Kohl's (KSS), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Altria Group (MO) and Southern (SO).

Who are NorthWestern's key executives?

NorthWestern's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Robert C. Rowe Esq., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Brian B. Bird, Chief Financial Officer (Age 59)
  • Ms. Heather H. Grahame, VP of Regulatory & Federal Gov. Affairs and Gen. Counsel (Age 64)
  • Ms. Bobbi L. Schroeppel, VP of Customer Care, Communications & HR (Age 50)
  • Mr. Curtis T. Pohl, VP of Distribution (Age 54)

Who are NorthWestern's major shareholders?

NorthWestern's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.47%), First PREMIER Bank (0.26%), Peregrine Capital Management LLC (0.14%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.14%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.03%) and State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.03%). Company insiders that own NorthWestern stock include Bobbi L Schroeppel, Curtis T Pohl, H Grahame Heather, Jan Robert Horsfall, Linda G Sullivan, Michael R Cashell, Patrick R Corcoran and Robert C Rowe. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NorthWestern.

Which major investors are selling NorthWestern stock?

NWE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., First PREMIER Bank, Assenagon Asset Management S.A., State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC and Peregrine Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold NorthWestern company stock in the last year include Bobbi L Schroeppel, Curtis T Pohl, H Grahame Heather, Jan Robert Horsfall, Michael R Cashell and Robert C Rowe. View Insider Buying and Selling for NorthWestern.

Which major investors are buying NorthWestern stock?

NWE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Loveless Wealth Management LLC, Canandaigua National Bank & Trust Co., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , CENTRAL TRUST Co and 6 Meridian. View Insider Buying and Selling for NorthWestern.

How do I buy shares of NorthWestern?

Shares of NWE 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 NorthWestern's stock price today?

One share of NWE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $75.47.

How big of a company is NorthWestern?

NorthWestern has a market capitalization of $3.81 billion and generates $1.19 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $196.96 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.39 on an earnings per share basis. NorthWestern employs 1,528 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About NorthWestern.

What is NorthWestern's official website?

The official website for NorthWestern is http://www.northwesternenergy.com/.

How can I contact NorthWestern?

NorthWestern's mailing address is 3010 WEST 69TH STREET, SIOUX FALLS SD, 57108. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 605-978-2900 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for NorthWestern (NYSE NWE)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  252 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  370 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  622
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about NorthWestern and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe NWE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe NWE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/23/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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