NRG Yield Company Profile (NYSE:NYLD)

About NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)

NRG Yield 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
  • Symbol: NYSE:NYLD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.nrgyield.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.85 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 63,729,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.88
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.09
  • 52 Week Range: $13.98 - $20.00
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 41.39
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.39
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.19
  • Book Value: $18.69 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.01
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.12
  • Dividend Yield: 5.9%
Profitability:
  • EBITDA: $753 million
  • Net Margins: 4.47%
  • Return on Equity: 1.89%
  • Return on Assets: 0.53%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.40%
  • Current Ratio: 1.12%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.03%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 638,183 shs.
  • Beta: 2.57
  • Short Ratio: 8.24
 

Frequently Asked Questions for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)

What is NRG Yield's stock symbol?

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

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

NRG Yield declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 1st will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $1.12 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.94%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 30th. This is a positive change from NRG Yield's previous quarterly dividend of $0.27. View NRG Yield's Dividend History.

How were NRG Yield's earnings last quarter?

NRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.27 by $0.01. The business had revenue of $284 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $297.66 million. NRG Yield had a net margin of 4.47% and a return on equity of 1.89%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up .4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.29 earnings per share. View NRG Yield's Earnings History.

Where is NRG Yield's stock going? Where will NRG Yield's stock price be in 2017?

9 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for NRG Yield's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect NRG Yield's stock price to reach $19.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for NRG Yield.

Who are some of NRG Yield's key competitors?

Who owns NRG Yield stock?

NRG Yield's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Eqis Capital Management Inc. (0.08%). Company insiders that own NRG Yield stock include Chad Plotkin, Christopher S Sotos and Mauricio Gutierrez. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NRG Yield.

Who bought NRG Yield stock? Who is buying NRG Yield stock?

NRG Yield's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Eqis Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought NRG Yield stock in the last two years include Chad Plotkin, Christopher S Sotos and Mauricio Gutierrez. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Yield.

How do I buy NRG Yield stock?

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

What is NRG Yield's stock price today?

One share of NRG Yield stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.85.


MarketBeat Community Rating for NRG Yield (NYSE NYLD)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  164 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  138 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  302
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.44)
Consensus Price Target: $19.83 (5.22% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Price Target History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Analysts' Ratings History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/11/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$19.00N/AView Rating Details
7/31/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$17.00LowView Rating Details
7/18/2017Deutsche Bank AGDowngradeBuy -> Hold$19.00 -> $18.00LowView Rating Details
6/1/2017Williams CapitalReiterated RatingBuyLowView Rating Details
4/23/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$20.00 -> $24.00LowView Rating Details
3/1/2017GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
2/15/2017Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$21.00N/AView Rating Details
1/23/2017Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
9/8/2016Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Earnings by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Earnings History by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE NYLD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/20176/30/2017$0.27$0.28$297.66 million$284.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 17($0.03)($0.03)$195.91 million$218.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/28/2017Q416$0.21($0.10)$294.81 million$232.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316$0.31$0.30$264.60 million$272.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116$0.16$0.05$217.37 million$220.00 millionViewN/AView 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 (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 (NYSE:NYLD)
Most Recent Dividend:9/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.12
Dividend Yield:5.94%
Dividend Growth:60.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:248.89% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
120.43% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
97.39% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)

Dividend History by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE NYLD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/3/2017Quarterly$0.285.93%8/30/20179/1/20179/15/2017
5/2/2017quarterly$0.276.24%5/30/20176/1/20176/15/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.19%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 28.31%
Insider Trades by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
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

Headline Trends for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
Latest Headlines for NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logo$297.72 Million in Sales Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 18 at 2:36 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield to Report Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on November 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 17 at 3:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Downgraded by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 16 at 12:50 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield (NYLD) versus Its Peers Head to Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 6:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Contrast: Xcel Energy (XEL) & NRG Yield (NYLD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 14 at 6:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAnalyzing Dominion Energy (D) and NRG Yield (NYLD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 13 at 6:52 PM
prnewswire.com logoHow These Electric Utilities Stocks are Performing? -- DTE Energy, NRG Yield ...
www.prnewswire.com - October 12 at 7:45 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield (NYLD) vs. Its Rivals Head-To-Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 11 at 8:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Upgraded to Buy at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 10 at 6:56 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoCritical Comparison: NRG Yield (NYLD) & Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 8 at 4:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield (NYLD) versus Atlantic Power Corporation (AT) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 6 at 4:10 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NYLD-US : October 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 5 at 1:16 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield Cl C Earns IBD Rating Upgrade
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 7:25 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 1 at 8:50 AM
seekingalpha.com logoNRG Yield (NYLD) Presents At Wolfe Research 2017 Utilities & Power Leaders Conference - Slideshow
seekingalpha.com - September 29 at 12:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. : NYLD-US: Dividend Analysis : September 01st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : September 22, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 8:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoIBD Rating Upgrades: NRG Yield Cl C Flashes Improved Technical Strength
finance.yahoo.com - September 19 at 6:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:NYLD) : September 13, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 13 at 7:22 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NYLD-US : September 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - September 12 at 7:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.39 Earnings Per Share Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 9 at 10:24 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 8:38 AM
prnewswire.com logoStock Performance Review on Electric Utilities Industry -- Atlantica Yield, Hawaiian Electric Industries, NRG Yield, and Portland General Electric
www.prnewswire.com - August 31 at 8:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoStocks Showing Improved Relative Strength: NRG Yield
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 8:08 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.39 EPS Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 21 at 8:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to NRG Yield, Inc. : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 19 at 6:07 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. :NYLD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 8 at 2:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.01 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 12:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $297.72 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 5 at 7:09 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYSE:NYLD) Raises Dividend to $0.28 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 4 at 1:32 PM
businesswire.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results, Completes Drop Down Acquisition from NRG, Reaffirms 2017 Financial Guidance, and Raises Second Quarter Dividend ...
www.businesswire.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
rttnews.com logoNRG Yield Q2 Profit Down
www.rttnews.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results, Completes Drop Down Acquisition from NRG, Reaffirms 2017 Financial Guidance, and Raises Second Quarter Dividend by 3.7%
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield beats Street 2Q forecasts
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 6:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$0.27 EPS Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 2:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoHead to Head Analysis: UNS Energy Corp (UNS) vs. NRG Yield (NYSE:NYLD)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 26 at 12:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoComparing NRG Yield (NYLD) & NV Energy (NVE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 19 at 4:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NYLD-US : July 17, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 12:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on August 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 6:51 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFinancial Analysis: NRG Yield (NYLD) vs. NV Energy (NVE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 12:18 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$267.30 Million in Sales Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 14 at 3:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. (NYLD) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.27 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 12 at 8:34 AM
nasdaq.com logoNotable Wednesday Option Activity: NYLD, WTW, AZO
www.nasdaq.com - July 7 at 7:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMade In The USA: 4 Dividends Up To 10%
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 9:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NYLD-US : July 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 9:08 AM
seekingalpha.com logoNRG Yield's (NYLD) CEO Chris Sotos on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 2 at 4:45 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-NRG Yield qtrly net loss of $126
www.reuters.com - February 28 at 10:38 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoNRG YIELD, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 10:38 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield downgraded by Morgan Stanley
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
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 16 at 6:31 PM
nasdaq.com logoNRG Yield Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 5.69% Yield (NYLD)
www.nasdaq.com - February 13 at 8:11 PM

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