Piedmont Natural Gas Company Company Profile (NYSE:PNY)

About Piedmont Natural Gas Company

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: Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: PNY
  • CUSIP: 72018610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $60.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $60.04
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $59.91
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.31
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.87
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 12.20%
  • Return on Equity: 10.50%
  • Return on Assets: 2.91%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.20%
  • Current Ratio: 0.56%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.47%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/9/2016Hilliard LyonsUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/4/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutral$37.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/21/2016        
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$1.29ViewN/AView Earnings Details
12/23/2015Q4($0.05)($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
9/3/2015Q215($0.07)($0.10)$158.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
6/5/2015Q2 15$0.79$0.84ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/9/2015Q1 15$1.22$1.18$606.70 million$607.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/5/2015Q414($0.07)($0.12)$211.00 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)

Estimates

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
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.27$1.27$1.27
Q2 20161$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q3 20162($0.06)$0.08$0.01
Q4 20162($0.10)$0.04($0.03)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Annual Dividend:$1.36
Dividend Yield:2.27%
Dividend Growth:14.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:79.07% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
70.47% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
64.15% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:38 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
9/8/2016special$0.342.26%12/21/201612/23/20161/13/2017
9/7/2016quarterly$0.342.26%9/21/20169/23/201610/14/2016
6/7/2016quarterly$0.342.26%6/22/20166/24/20167/15/2016
3/9/2016quarterly$0.342.28%3/22/20163/25/20164/15/2016
12/11/2015quarterly$0.332.32%12/22/201512/24/20151/15/2016
9/2/2015quarterly$0.333.54%9/22/20159/24/201510/15/2015
6/5/2015quarterly$0.333.65%6/22/20156/24/20157/15/2015
3/5/2015quarterly$0.333.75%3/23/20153/25/20154/15/2015
12/12/2014quarterly$0.323.4%12/22/201412/24/20141/15/2015
9/5/2014quarterly$0.323.5%9/22/20149/24/201410/15/2014
6/6/2014quarterly$0.323.5%6/20/20146/24/20147/15/2014
3/6/2014quarterly$0.323.74%3/21/20143/25/20144/15/2014
12/12/2013quarterly$0.313.84%12/20/201312/24/20131/15/2014
9/5/2013quarterly$0.313.88%9/20/20139/24/201310/15/2013
6/7/2013quarterly$0.313.62%6/20/20136/24/20137/15/2013
3/6/2013quarterly$0.313.75%3/21/20133/25/20134/15/2013
12/13/2012quarterly$0.303.82%12/20/201212/24/201212/31/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.40%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 61.51%
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)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY)
DateHeadline
News IconThe Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (PNY) Position Maintained by Bahl & Gaynor Inc. - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:PNY)
petroglobalnews24.com - February 24 at 8:28 PM
News IconAre Analysts Optimistic About Where Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) is Heading? - Winfield Review (NYSE:PNY)
winfieldreview.com - February 24 at 8:28 PM
News IconPeoples Natural Gas to buy Kentucky utility for $270 million (NYSE:PNY)
latribunadecanarias.com - February 23 at 7:23 PM
News IconReviewing Individual Broker Targets Of Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) (NYSE:PNY)
prensariotiretail.com - February 23 at 7:23 PM
bizjournals.com logoFormer Piedmont Natural Gas exec heads to Parker Poe (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - February 23 at 8:53 AM
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aikenadvocate.com - February 22 at 7:26 PM
bizjournals.com logoDuke Energy extends paid leave to fathers, increases maternal leave benefits (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - February 7 at 9:41 PM
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mundoaguaysaneamiento.net - February 5 at 8:36 AM
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aikenadvocate.com - February 2 at 8:46 PM
News IconDominion Resources' Cove Point LNG Plant 87% Complete (NYSE:PNY)
www.industrialinfo.com - February 2 at 3:03 AM
News IconAs Piedmont Natural Gas Company (PNY) Market Value Declined, Longfellow Investment Management Company LLC Increased Stake by $3.13 Million (NYSE:PNY)
randolphguide.com - January 28 at 5:45 AM
bizjournals.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas inks agreement to connect to swine-gas project with Duke Energy contract (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - January 24 at 3:42 PM
realistinvestor.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) Deferred Tax Assets At $26.526 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:PNY)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 23 at 7:38 PM
News IconTheIFP Advisors Inc Reached $490000 position of Piedmont Natural Gas Co. (PNY) (NYSE:PNY)
flapship.com - January 18 at 7:55 PM
News IconWhat are Brokerage Firms Saying About Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY)? - Aiken Advocate (NYSE:PNY)
aikenadvocate.com - January 18 at 8:32 AM
realistinvestor.com logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) At $26.526 Millions - RealistInvestor.com (NYSE:PNY)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 16 at 7:45 PM
News IconWill The Needle Move For Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) Shares This Earnings Season? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:PNY)
wsbeacon.com - January 15 at 6:50 PM
News IconNorthwest Natural Gas Co (NYSE:NWN) Shares Are Overvalued Compared To Peers (NYSE:PNY)
flapship.com - January 10 at 8:12 PM
realistinvestor.com logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) At $26.526 Millions (NYSE:PNY)
www.realistinvestor.com - January 10 at 8:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrick & Kyle, Associates Buys Raytheon Co, Amazon. ... - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:PNY)
finance.yahoo.com - January 7 at 1:02 AM
bizjournals.com logoCharlotte's Newsmakers in 2016: Big deals this year for Duke Energy's Lynn Good (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - December 30 at 8:56 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoPIEDMONT NATURAL GAS CO INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NYSE:PNY)
biz.yahoo.com - December 22 at 7:38 PM
4-traders.com logoPIEDMONT NATURAL GAS COMPANY, INC. : ex-dividend day (NYSE:PNY)
www.4-traders.com - December 20 at 7:03 PM
bizjournals.com logoTom Skains joins board of New York gas company - Charlotte Business Journal (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - December 20 at 1:54 PM
News IconThe 3 Worst Williams Companies Inc Headlines of 2016 | Business ... - Madison.com (NYSE:PNY)
host.madison.com - December 18 at 12:55 AM
bizjournals.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas Foundation will close next month (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - December 16 at 8:04 PM
realistinvestor.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) Accounts Payable Is $93.835 For ... (NYSE:PNY)
www.realistinvestor.com - December 6 at 6:59 PM
bizjournals.com logoRates for Piedmont Natural Gas' N.C. customers go up again Dec. 1 (NYSE:PNY)
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 1 at 7:12 PM
bizjournals.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas building more vehicle fueling stations (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - November 30 at 7:27 PM
4-traders.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas : Gas company seeks permission to build pipeline under Cape Fear River (NYSE:PNY)
www.4-traders.com - November 30 at 12:13 PM
bizjournals.com logoRates for Piedmont Natural Gas' N.C. customers go up again Jan. 1 (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - November 30 at 12:13 PM
News IconPiedmont Natural Gas Expands Nashville Facility (NYSE:PNY)
ttnews.com - November 29 at 2:02 PM
News IconConsensus Estimates on Earnings & Stock Price in Focus for Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) Shares - CSZ News (NYSE:PNY)
cincysportszone.com - November 22 at 7:04 PM
News IconAnalysts Take the Wheel on Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) Shares and Where They Might Be ... - CSZ News (NYSE:PNY)
cincysportszone.com - November 15 at 7:32 PM
News IconPiedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) Updated Broker Ratings - NewsDen (NYSE:PNY)
newsden.net - November 7 at 7:40 PM
publicnow.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas Foundation provides $100K grant to YWCA Central Carolinas (NYSE:PNY)
www.publicnow.com - November 7 at 7:39 PM
News IconAnalyst Consensus Estimates & Projections are in For Shares of Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) - CSZ News (NYSE:PNY)
cincysportszone.com - November 2 at 10:28 AM
News IconPiedmont Natural Gas Up 55.7% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (PNY) (NYSE:PNY)
www.traderplanet.com - November 1 at 11:24 AM
bizjournals.com logoN.C. regulators to act on Piedmont Natural Gas rate increase Monday (NYSE:PNY)
www.bizjournals.com - October 28 at 6:39 PM
4-traders.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas : Residents can expect higher natural gas bills this winter (NYSE:PNY)
www.4-traders.com - October 28 at 10:38 AM
News IconWhat is the Street Saying About Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY)? - CSZ News (NYSE:PNY)
cincysportszone.com - October 26 at 6:53 PM
News IconPiedmont Natural Gas forecasts colder winter, higher bills (NYSE:PNY)
www.gsabusiness.com - October 25 at 6:51 PM
mysmartrend.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas Has Returned 55.7% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (PNY) (NYSE:PNY)
www.mysmartrend.com - October 24 at 6:34 PM
publicnow.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas issues annual winter forecast; advises customers of colder weather, higher bills (NYSE:PNY)
www.publicnow.com - October 24 at 12:21 PM
publicnow.com logoPiedmont Natural Gas advises customers on storm-related damage to meters and appliances (NYSE:PNY)
www.publicnow.com - October 19 at 3:24 PM
News IconPiedmont Natural Gas to perform routine pipeline inspection activities in Snow Hill (NYSE:PNY)
wnct.com - October 18 at 6:44 PM
realistinvestor.com logoDeferred Tax Assets Of Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NYSE:PNY) At $32.392 (NYSE:PNY)
www.realistinvestor.com - October 17 at 6:44 PM
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www.realistinvestor.com - October 17 at 11:58 AM
News IconUpdate on Piedmont Natural Gas Co. Inc. (NYSE:PNY) for the day (NYSE:PNY)
twincountynews.com - October 15 at 6:26 PM
News IconIs this Large Market Cap Stock target price reasonable for Piedmont ... - The Daily Leicester (NYSE:PNY)
thedailyleicester.com - October 15 at 11:34 AM

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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 often does Piedmont Natural Gas Company pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Piedmont Natural Gas Company?

Piedmont Natural Gas Company announced a special dividend on Thursday, September 8th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.34 per share on Friday, January 13th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 21st.

When will Piedmont Natural Gas Company announce their earnings?

Piedmont Natural Gas Company is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, December, 21st 2016.

Who owns Piedmont Natural Gas Company stock?

Piedmont Natural Gas Company's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Fifth Third Bancorp (0.00%). Company insiders that own Piedmont Natural Gas Company stock include Frank B Holding Jr, Frankie Taylor Sr Jones Sr, Jose M Simon, Kenneth T Valentine, Kevin M Ohara, Malcolm E Everett III, R O Pritchard and Thomas E Skains.

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.

How much does a share of Piedmont Natural Gas Company stock cost?

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

Piedmont Natural Gas Company (NYSE:PNY) Chart for Monday, February, 27, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff