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

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

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
  • Symbol: NYSE:NYLD
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.nrgyield.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $1.77 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 97,800,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $17.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $16.69
  • 52 Week Range: $13.98 - $18.56
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 36.10
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.70
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1.01 billion
  • Price / Sales: 1.75
  • Book Value: $18.71 per share
  • Price / Book: 0.96
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.00
  • Dividend Yield: 6.1%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $755 million
  • 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%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 429,977 shs.
  • Beta: 2.61
  • Short Ratio: 10.16
 

Frequently Asked Questions for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)

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 Tuesday, May 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.27 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $1.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.98%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, May 30th. This is a positive change from NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. View NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's Dividend History.

How were NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's earnings last quarter?

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 2nd. The company reported ($0.03) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.03). The firm earned $218 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $195.91 million. NRG Yield, Inc. Class C had a return on equity of 3.25% and a net margin of 8.65%. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $0.33 earnings per share. View NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's Earnings History.

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

8 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's shares. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $24.00. On average, they expect NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's share price to reach $20.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C.

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:

  • 1. 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. " (3/31/2017)
  • 2. 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 are some of NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's key competitors?

Who owns NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock?

NRG Yield, Inc. Class C's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (3.92%), Beach Investment Counsel Inc. PA (1.41%), Capital Advisors Inc. OK (0.67%), GCA Investment Management LLC (0.64%), Evergreen Capital Management LLC (0.56%) and Blackstart Capital LP (0.45%). Company insiders that own NRG Yield, Inc. Class C stock include Chad Plotkin, Christopher S Sotos and Mauricio Gutierrez. View Institutional Ownership Trends for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C.

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 FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Evergreen Capital Management LLC, SG Americas Securities LLC, Beach Investment Counsel Inc. PA, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Sei Investments Co. and Quotient Investors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C.

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 purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including GCA Investment Management LLC, Blackstart Capital LP, Point72 Asset Management L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Capital Advisors Inc. OK, Mcclain Value Management LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc. and Waldron LP. 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. View Insider Buying and Selling for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C.

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 $18.05.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: $20.00 (10.80% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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 IncBoost Price TargetBuy$19.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
1/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingHold$17.00N/AView Rating Details
11/8/2016Avondale PartnersUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
11/7/2016Deutsche Bank AGReiterated RatingBuy$18.00N/AView Rating Details
9/8/2016Oppenheimer Holdings Inc.Initiated CoverageMarket PerformN/AView Rating Details
9/22/2015Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$24.00 -> $20.00N/AView Rating Details
6/22/2015Evercore Partners Inc.UpgradeHold -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Earnings by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Earnings History by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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, 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)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:5.54%
Dividend Growth:60.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:123.46% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
107.53% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
86.96% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)

Dividend History by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.06%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 31.05%
Insider Trades by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Insider Trades by Quarter for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (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, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
Latest Headlines for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYSE:NYLD)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) to Post $0.28 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 19 at 1:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : NYLD-US : May 16, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 10:05 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Review Said to Include Potential Sale of All Renewables
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 11:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to NRG Yield, Inc. : May 5, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 7:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. :NYLD-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 4, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 7:07 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. – Value Analysis (NYSE:NYLD) : May 3, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 8:06 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results, Meets Estimates
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 6:04 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of -0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 5:26 PM
seekingalpha.com logoNRG Yield's (NYLD) CEO Chris Sotos on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 2 at 4:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.27 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 12:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results, Completes Drop Down Acquisition from NRG, Updates 2017 Financial Guidance, and Raises Second Quarter Dividend by 3.8%
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 11:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NYLD-US : May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 11:17 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 8:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Will Announce Quarterly Sales of $195.91 Million
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 9:32 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Unlikely to Affect NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 11:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo Analysts Anticipate NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) to Announce -$0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 28 at 11:39 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.30
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 24 at 5:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C's (NYLD) Overweight Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 23 at 2:02 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 9:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : NYLD-US : April 14, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 14 at 6:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 8:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield to Report First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on May 2, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 11:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo$201.81 Million in Sales Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 9 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.02 Earnings Per Share Expected for NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 7:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades NRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 8:07 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Lifted to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 10:04 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Class C (NYLD) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 31 at 3:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield Breaks Ground on Uptown Energy Center Pittsburgh
finance.yahoo.com - March 7 at 6:48 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
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield, Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend by 4% to $0.26 per Share
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)
www.nasdaq.com - February 13 at 8:11 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoNRG YIELD, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events
biz.yahoo.com - February 8 at 7:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoHow The Pieces Add Up: PUW Headed For $30
www.nasdaq.com - February 6 at 9:25 AM
wsj.com logo[$$] Interesting Times
www.wsj.com - January 30 at 8:50 AM
nasdaq.com logoNRG Yield Passes Through 6% Yield Mark
www.nasdaq.com - January 28 at 5:25 AM
businesswire.com logoNRG Yield to Report Full Year and Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results on February 28, 2017 - Business Wire (press release)
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
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 8:39 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoNRG Yield (NYLD): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 9:37 AM

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