NRG Yield, Inc. Class C Company Profile (NYSE:NYLD)

About NRG Yield, Inc. Class C

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C logoNRG Yield, Inc. serves as the primary vehicle, through which NRG Energy, Inc. owns, operates and acquires contracted renewable and conventional generation and thermal infrastructure assets. It owns a diversified portfolio of contracted renewable and conventional generation and thermal infrastructure assets in the United States. Its contracted generation portfolio includes three natural gas or dual-fired facilities, eight utility-scale solar and wind generation facilities and two portfolios of distributed solar facilities that collectively represent 1,324 net megawatt. The Company also own thermal infrastructure assets with an aggregate steam and chilled water capacity of 1,098 net megawatt and electric generation capacity of 123 net megawatt. In July 2014, NRG Yield Inc completed its acquisition of three Right of First Offer (ROFO) assets from NRG Energy, Inc. In August 2014, it acquired Alta Wind facility located in Tehachapi, California from Terra-Gen Power LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: NYLD
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $17.55
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $16.96
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $16.41
  • 52-Week Range: $12.34 - $18.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.30
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.26
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $1.71B
  • Outstanding Shares: 97,370,000
  • Beta: 2.61
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 8.65%
  • Return on Equity: 3.25%
  • Return on Assets: 1.05%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.17%
  • Current Ratio: 1.16%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.08%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.57)
Consensus Price Target: $19.00 (8.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/15/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$21.00View Rating Details
1/23/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
1/4/2017RBC Capital MarketsReiterated RatingHold$17.00View Rating Details
11/8/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
11/7/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$18.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformView Rating Details
8/10/2016Barclays PLCLower Price TargetOverweight$20.00 -> $19.00View Rating Details
1/28/2016GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
10/21/2015Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$16.00View Rating Details
9/22/2015Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $20.00View Rating Details
6/22/2015Evercore Partners Inc.UpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/28/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/28/2017Q416$0.34$264.70 millionN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316$0.33$0.30$264.60 million$272.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.18$0.05$217.37 million$220.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$0.26$0.40$210.40 million$209.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315$0.29$0.18$232.43 million$209.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2015Q215$0.32$0.15$232.09 million$3.40 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q414($0.08)($0.15)$168.40 million$180.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2015Q414$0.48$0.43$174.27 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2014Q314$0.44$0.20$171.30 million$161.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.30$0.35$108.12 million$134.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2014Q114$0.17$0.17$91.82 million$110.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q413$0.21$1.04$93.66 billion$86.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q3$0.37$0.39$79.74 million$95.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.93 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.15 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:5.70%
Dividend Growth:60.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:123.46% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
107.53% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
86.96% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/15/2017quarterly$0.262/27/20173/1/20173/15/2017
11/4/2016quarterly$0.256.45%11/29/201612/1/201612/15/2016
8/10/2016quarterly$0.245.62%8/30/20169/1/20169/15/2016
5/5/2016$0.235/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
5/5/2016quarterly$0.235/27/20166/1/20166/15/2016
2/17/2016quarterly$0.232/26/20163/1/20163/15/2016
11/4/2015quarterly$0.2211/27/201512/1/201512/15/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.218/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.214.94%8/28/20159/1/20159/15/2015
5/18/2015special$0.205/28/20156/1/20156/15/2015
2/18/2015quarterly$0.392.95%2/26/20153/2/20153/16/2015
11/5/2014quarterly$0.383.05%11/26/201412/1/201412/15/2014
8/7/2014quarterly$0.372.77%8/28/20149/2/20149/15/2014
5/6/2014quarterly$0.353.2%5/29/20146/2/20146/16/2014
1/30/2014quarterly$0.333.39%2/27/20143/3/20143/17/2014
11/1/2013special$0.2311/27/201312/2/201312/16/2013
10/31/2013quarterly$0.2311/27/201312/2/201312/16/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.06%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 31.05%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/8/2016Chad PlotkinCFOBuy1,280$15.63$20,006.40View SEC Filing  
11/8/2016Christopher S SotosInsiderBuy6,400$15.67$100,288.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2015Mauricio GutierrezEVPBuy4,000$14.37$57,480.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013David W CraneCEOBuy26,750$22.00$588,500.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Ferrell P MccleanDirectorBuy3,000$22.00$66,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/22/2013Kirkland B AndrewsEVPBuy5,000$22.00$110,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
DateHeadline
News IconFrontline Active Stocks in Broker Choice: Syneron Medical (NASDAQ:ELOS), NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD) - Street Wise Report (blog) (NYSE:NYLD)
streetwisereport.com - February 18 at 6:08 PM
News IconA Keen Look At The Chart For NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) - NY Stock News (NYSE:NYLD)
nystocknews.com - February 17 at 8:20 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield downgraded by Morgan Stanley (NYSE:NYLD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:31 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo7:00 am NRG Yield increases quarterly distribution to $0.26/share from $0.25/share (NYSE:NYLD)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend by 4% to $0.26 per Share (NYSE:NYLD)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoNRG Yield Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 5.69% Yield (NYLD) (NYSE:NYLD)
www.nasdaq.com - February 13 at 8:11 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoNRG YIELD, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NYSE:NYLD)
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:54 PM
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aikenadvocate.com - February 6 at 7:02 PM
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www.nasdaq.com - February 6 at 9:25 AM
marketexclusive.com logoNRG YIELD, INC. (NYSE:NYLD) Files An 8-K Other Events - Market Exclusive (NYSE:NYLD)
marketexclusive.com - February 4 at 6:58 PM
News IconShares in Focus: NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD.A) - The Tribune (NYSE:NYLD)
lakecitytribune.com - February 1 at 12:58 AM
News IconFirms & Funds Maintain Significant Positions In NRG Yield, Inc. (:NYLD-A) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:NYLD)
wsbeacon.com - February 1 at 12:58 AM
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lakecitytribune.com - January 30 at 7:38 PM
News IconStocks Wilt on Friday But Pull Off Positive Week, How Did This One Fare: NRG Yield, Inc. (:NYLD-A) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:NYLD)
wsbeacon.com - January 30 at 7:38 PM
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www.wsj.com - January 30 at 8:50 AM
News IconWhat The Charts Are Saying About NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD.A) - The Tribune (NYSE:NYLD)
lakecitytribune.com - January 29 at 7:27 PM
nasdaq.com logoNRG Yield Passes Through 6% Yield Mark (NYSE:NYLD)
www.nasdaq.com - January 28 at 5:25 AM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:NYLD)
wsbeacon.com - January 27 at 4:54 AM
capitalcube.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. : NYLD-US: Dividend Analysis : December 01st, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : January 25, 2017 (NYSE:NYLD)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 10:29 PM
News IconIs Trouble Brewing For This Stock? Shares Gapping Lower: NRG Yield, Inc. (:NYLD-A) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:NYLD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 25 at 5:45 AM
News IconChecking the Levels on Shares of NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD.A) - The Tribune (NYSE:NYLD)
lakecitytribune.com - January 25 at 12:44 AM
News IconStock Tracker: Earnings & Estimates for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:NYLD)
aikenadvocate.com - January 25 at 12:44 AM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:NYLD)
wsbeacon.com - January 25 at 12:44 AM
News IconInvestor Lookout: Technical Indicator Watch for Nrg Yield Inc. (NYLD) - Springdale Times (NYSE:NYLD)
springdaletimes.com - January 24 at 9:02 AM
News IconNRG Yield Inc. (NYLD) Stock Price Target Moved to $20.00 at Citigroup - BNB Daily (blog) (NYSE:NYLD)
www.baseball-news-blog.com - January 24 at 9:02 AM
News IconWall Street Holds Inauguration Gains, How Did This Stock Fare: NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:NYLD)
wsbeacon.com - January 22 at 1:29 AM
News IconRSI Review on Shares of Nrg Yield Inc. (NYLD) - Sherwood Daily (NYSE:NYLD)
sherwooddaily.com - January 21 at 6:58 AM
News IconTwo shareholders make a bid to redirect NRG Energy (NYSE:NYLD)
instantcrickets.com - January 20 at 4:36 AM
capitalcube.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:NYLD) : January 19, 2017 (NYSE:NYLD)
www.capitalcube.com - January 19 at 11:33 PM
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sherwooddaily.com - January 19 at 12:36 AM
capitalcube.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NYLD-US : January 18, 2017 (NYSE:NYLD)
www.capitalcube.com - January 18 at 8:58 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 18 at 12:23 AM
News IconStock Spotter: Review on Technical Levels for Nrg Yield Inc. (NYLD) - Springdale Times (NYSE:NYLD)
springdaletimes.com - January 18 at 12:23 AM
News IconPrice Action to Note: It Seems NRG Yield, Inc. Class C Will Go Up. Have Another Big Increase - Fair View Times (NYSE:NYLD)
fairviewtimes.com - January 18 at 12:23 AM
businesswire.com logoNRG Yield to Report Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results on February 28, 2017 - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:NYLD)
www.businesswire.com - January 16 at 8:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield to Report Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results on February 28, 2017 (NYSE:NYLD)
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 8:39 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 12 at 7:37 PM
News IconNRG Yield's (NYLD) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at RBC Capital Markets (NYSE:NYLD)
larampadinapoli.com - January 5 at 11:03 PM
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stocktalkdaily.com - December 13 at 9:10 AM
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www.ukmarketnews.co.uk - December 13 at 9:10 AM
capitalcube.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NYLD-US : December 9, 2016 (NYSE:NYLD)
www.capitalcube.com - December 9 at 8:47 AM
marketexclusive.com logoNRG ENERGY,INC. (NYSE:NRG) Files An 8-K Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal Year (NYSE:NYLD)
marketexclusive.com - December 8 at 9:34 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 9:37 AM
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What is NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock symbol?

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "NYLD."

How often does NRG Yield, Inc. Class C pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C?

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.26 per share on Wednesday, March 15th. This represents a $1.04 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 27th. This is an increase from NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25.

Where is NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock going? Where will NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock price be in 2017?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock. Their predictions range from $17.00 to $21.00. On average, they expect NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock price to reach $19.00 in the next twelve months.

What are analysts saying about NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "NRG Yield, Inc. acquires, owns and operates contracted renewable and conventional generation as well as thermal infrastructure assets primarily in the United States through its subsidiaries. NRG Yield, Inc. is based in Princeton, New Jersey. " (1/10/2017)

  • Barclays PLC analysts commented, "We are reiterating our Overweight rating and adjusting our price target to $19 from $20 as a result of a lower EV/EBITDA multiple for the yield co comp group of 9.3x, versus 9.7x in our prior valuation." (8/10/2016)

Who owns NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock?

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (4.14%), Advisory Research Inc. (1.90%), Levin Capital Strategies L.P. (1.83%), Blackstart Capital LP (0.23%), Credit Agricole S A (0.17%) and Mcclain Value Management LLC (0.15%). Company insiders that own NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock include Chad Plotkin, Christopher S Sotos and Mauricio Gutierrez.

Who sold NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock? Who is selling NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock?

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Putnam Investments LLC, FMR LLC, Credit Agricole S A, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Dynamic Technology Lab Private Ltd, AQR Capital Management LLC and Levin Capital Strategies L.P..

Who bought NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock? Who is buying NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock?

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisory Research Inc., Blackstart Capital LP, Mcclain Value Management LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Baird Financial Group Inc., Bayesian Capital Management LP, Glassman Wealth Services and Eventide Asset Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock in the last two years include Chad Plotkin, Christopher S Sotos and Mauricio Gutierrez.

How do I buy NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock?

Shares of NRG Yield, Inc. Class C can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock cost?

One share of NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.55.

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD) Chart for Tuesday, February, 28, 2017


Institutional Ownership Chart

Institutional Ownership by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)

Earnings History Chart

Earnings by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)

Dividend History Chart

Dividend Payments by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)

Last Updated on 2/28/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff