Piedmont Natural Gas Company Company Profile (NYSE:PNY)

About Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)

Piedmont Natural Gas Company logoPiedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. is an energy services company. The Company's principal business is the distribution of natural gas to residential, commercial, industrial and power generation customers in portions of North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee, including customers served by municipalities, which are its wholesale customers. The Company operates through three segments: regulated utility, regulated non-utility activities and unregulated non-utility activities. The regulated utility segment includes operating a natural gas distribution system. The regulated non-utility activities segment consists of its equity method investments in regulated energy-related joint ventures that are held by its subsidiaries. The unregulated non-utility activities segment consists primarily of its equity method investment in an unregulated energy-related joint venture that is held by its subsidiary.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Natural Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Symbol: NYSE:PNY
  • CUSIP: 72018610
  • Web: www.piedmontng.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $60.04
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $59.91
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.31
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Annual Dividend: $1.36
  • Dividend Yield: 2.3%
  • Net Margins: -3.98%
  • Return on Equity: -1.90%
  • Return on Assets: -0.55%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.20%
  • Current Ratio: 0.56%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
  • Average Volume: 417,867 shs.
  • Beta: 0.87

Frequently Asked Questions for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)

What is Piedmont Natural Gas Company's stock symbol?

Piedmont Natural Gas Company trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "PNY."

How were Piedmont Natural Gas Company's earnings last quarter?

Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, September, 7th. The company reported ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.02. The company had revenue of $157.80 million for the quarter. Piedmont Natural Gas Company had a negative net margin of 3.98% and a negative return on equity of 1.90%. Piedmont Natural Gas Company's quarterly revenue was down .3% on a year-over-year basis. View Piedmont Natural Gas Company's Earnings History.

Who are some of Piedmont Natural Gas Company's key competitors?

Who are Piedmont Natural Gas Company's key executives?

Piedmont Natural Gas Company's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Thomas E. Skains, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Karl W. Newlin, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Kevin M. O'Hara, Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
  • Jane R. Lewis-Raymond, Senior Vice President, Chief Legal, Compliance and External Relations Officer
  • Victor M. Gaglio, Senior Vice President and Chief Utility Operations Officer
  • Franklin H. Yoho, Senior Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer
  • Rodney W. Myers, Vice President - Engineering and Operation Services
  • Robert O. Pritchard, Chief Risk Officer, Vice President - Treasurer
  • William C. Williams, Vice President - Sales and Delivery Services
  • Judy Z. Mayo, Vice President, Corporate Secretary and Deputy General Counsel

How do I buy Piedmont Natural Gas Company stock?

Shares of Piedmont Natural Gas Company 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 Piedmont Natural Gas Company's stock price today?

One share of Piedmont Natural Gas Company stock can currently be purchased for approximately $60.02.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE PNY)
Community Ranking:  1.1 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  34 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  127 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  161
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Piedmont Natural Gas Company and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Price Target History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Analysts' Ratings History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/9/2016Hilliard LyonsUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
1/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutral$37.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Earnings by Quarter for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE PNY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/7/2016Q316($0.09)($0.07)$157.80 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/8/2016Q2 16$0.85$0.79$419.80 million$350.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2016Q1$1.24$1.29$461.34 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/23/2015Q4($0.05)($0.18)$181.26 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/3/2015Q215($0.07)($0.10)$158.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2015Q2 15$0.79$0.84$424.92 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2015Q1 15$1.22$1.18$606.70 million$607.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/23/2014Q414($0.07)($0.12)$211.00 million$185.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/8/2014Q314($0.07)($0.09)$176.55 million$164.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/6/2014Q214$0.75$0.80$427.95 million$462.25 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2014Q114$1.19$1.26$560.43 million$657.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/5/2013Q3 2013($0.08)($0.03)$181.49 million$162.94 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
6/11/2013Q2 2013$0.73$0.74$324.18 million$399.41 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q1 2013$1.16$1.18$491.42 million$515.88 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/21/2012($0.07)($0.03)$197.87 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/7/2012Q312($0.09)($0.06)$188.79 million$161.12 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/7/2012$0.71$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2012$1.20$1.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/9/2011($0.13)($0.12)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/8/2011$0.67$0.66ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/11/2011$1.17$1.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.93 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.12 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Most Recent Dividend:1/13/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:2.27%
Dividend Growth:14.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:79.07% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
70.47% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
64.15% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:38 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)

Dividend History by Quarter for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE PNY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.51%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/29/2016Kevin M OharaInsiderSell5,000$59.78$298,900.00View SEC Filing  
7/19/2016Kenneth T ValentineVPSell886$59.77$52,956.22View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Malcolm E Everett IIIDirectorSell15,000$60.15$902,250.00View SEC Filing  
4/25/2016R O PritchardVPSell3,300$59.60$196,680.00View SEC Filing  
4/4/2016Frank B Holding JrDirectorSell14,000$59.79$837,060.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016Jose M SimonVPSell838$59.66$49,995.08View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Kevin M OharaVPSell2,500$59.85$149,625.00View SEC Filing  
3/1/2016Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$59.42$148,550.00View SEC Filing  
2/1/2016Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$59.00$147,500.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2016Kenneth T ValentineVPSell1,482$59.24$87,793.68View SEC Filing  
1/4/2016Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$57.00$142,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$58.16$145,400.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$57.35$143,375.00View SEC Filing  
10/1/2015Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$40.14$100,350.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$37.84$94,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2015Jose M SimonVPSell1,927$36.60$70,528.20View SEC Filing  
5/1/2015Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$37.39$93,475.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2015Frankie Taylor Sr Jones SrDirectorSell5,200$38.14$198,328.00View SEC Filing  
4/1/2015Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$36.58$91,450.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Thomas E SkainsCEOSell2,500$35.12$87,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/7/2015Kevin M OharaVPSell2,500$39.03$97,575.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2014Frankie Taylor Sr Jones SrDirectorSell5,671$37.05$210,110.55View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014David R CarpenterVPSell1,450$36.95$53,577.50View SEC Filing  
12/27/2013Ranelle WarfieldVPSell1,699$33.00$56,067.00View SEC Filing  
7/23/2013Muriel W SheubrooksDirectorSell2,000$35.11$70,220.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2013R O PritchardVPSell1,700$32.89$55,913.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2012Phillip D WrightDirectorBuy13,000$30.69$398,970.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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Piedmont Natural Gas Company (PNY) Chart for Tuesday, October, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/24/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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