NYSE:NWE - NorthWestern Stock Price, News & Analysis

$73.13
-0.22 (-0.30 %)
(As of 09/15/2019 01:08 PM ET)
Today's Range
$72.76
Now: $73.13
$73.60
50-Day Range
$68.32
MA: $71.15
$73.64
52-Week Range
$56.23
Now: $73.13
$74.47
Volume222,061 shs
Average Volume322,777 shs
Market Capitalization$3.69 billion
P/E Ratio19.20
Dividend Yield3.14%
Beta0.22
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$6.9186 per share
Book Value$38.60 per share

Profitability

Net Income$196.96 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,528
Market Cap$3.69 billion
Next Earnings Date10/22/2019 (Estimated)
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, July 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, September 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.575 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $2.30 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 12th. View NorthWestern's Dividend History.

How were NorthWestern's earnings last quarter?

NorthWestern Corp (NYSE:NWE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 23rd. The utilities provider reported $0.94 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.63 by $0.31. The utilities provider had revenue of $270.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $308.82 million. NorthWestern had a return on equity of 9.86% and a net margin of 17.30%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.63 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 Tuesday, October 22nd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for NorthWestern.

What price target have analysts set for NWE?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for NorthWestern's stock. Their forecasts range from $55.00 to $70.00. On average, they expect NorthWestern's share price to reach $62.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.5%. 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 coverage about NWE stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks 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 five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. NorthWestern earned a news sentiment score of 0.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future. View News Stories for NorthWestern.

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 Intel (INTC), Micron Technology (MU), Deere & Company (DE), Celgene (CELG), Cisco Systems (CSCO), CSX (CSX), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Texas Instruments (TXN), Caterpillar (CAT) and Emerson Electric (EMR).

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 variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (14.29%), BlackRock Inc. (14.29%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.70%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (4.50%), AQR Capital Management LLC (3.18%) and Northern Trust Corp (2.94%). 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 institutional investors are selling NorthWestern stock?

NWE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, BlackRock Inc., BlackRock Inc., Janus Henderson Group PLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Man Group plc and Panagora Asset Management Inc.. 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 institutional investors are buying NorthWestern stock?

NWE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Acadian Asset Management LLC, AQR Capital Management LLC, APG Asset Management N.V., Vanguard Group Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC and Northern Trust Corp. 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 $73.13.

How big of a company is NorthWestern?

NorthWestern has a market capitalization of $3.69 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:  234 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  351 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  585
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 9/15/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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