South Jersey Industries Company Profile (NYSE:SJI)

About South Jersey Industries

South Jersey Industries logoSouth Jersey Industries, Inc. (SJI) is an energy services holding company. The Company provides a range of energy-related products and services, primarily through its subsidiaries. Its subsidiaries include South Jersey Gas Company (SJG), South Jersey Energy Company (SJE), South Jersey Resources Group, LLC (SJRG), South Jersey Exploration, LLC (SJEX), Marina Energy, LLC (Marina), South Jersey Energy Service Plus, LLC (SJESP) and SJI Midstream, LLC. The Company operates through various segments, including Gas utility operations (SJG), Wholesale energy operations, SJE, On-Site energy production, Appliance service operations and Corporate & Services. The Company groups its nonutility operations into over two categories: Energy Group and Energy Services. Energy Group includes wholesale energy, retail gas and other, and retail electric operations. Energy Services include on-site energy production and appliance service operations.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: SJI
  • CUSIP: 83851810
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $34.83
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $32.78
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $31.33
  • 52-Week Range: $25.27 - $35.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.87
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 22.18
  • P/E Growth: 4.29
  • Market Cap: $2.76B
  • Outstanding Shares: 79,268,000
  • Beta: 0.66
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 12.83%
  • Return on Equity: 9.65%
  • Return on Assets: 3.21%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.64%
  • Current Ratio: 0.44%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.37%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 6 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.14)
Consensus Price Target: $32.80 (5.83% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/9/2017GuggenheimDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
11/30/2016US Capital AdvisorsDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
11/23/2016Williams CapitalDowngradeBuy -> Hold$33.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
9/8/2016Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageEqual -> Equal Weight$32.00View Rating Details
6/28/2016Janney Montgomery ScottDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
6/14/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoInitiated CoverageNeutral$31.00View Rating Details
3/30/2016SidotiInitiated CoverageBuy$35.00View Rating Details
12/9/2015Hilliard LyonsUpgradeUnderperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2017        
5/6/2016Q1$0.80$0.80$402.65 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/29/2016Q415$0.67$0.62$288.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.11($0.07)$135.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/7/2015Q215$0.12$0.03$140.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2015Q115$0.88$0.86$352.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2015Q414$1.12$0.93ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2014Q314$0.04($0.10)$143.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.19$0.30ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2014$1.58$2.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2014Q413$1.25$1.23ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/12/2013Q3$0.24($0.04)ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.41$0.31ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2013Q1 2013$1.35$274.83 million$255.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2013Q4 2012$1.05$0.98$212.99 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.07$0.13$148.47 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.27$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2012$1.02$1.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/8/2011$0.06$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2011$0.27$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$1.62$1.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.86$0.87ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.35 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.57 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.85$0.85$0.85
Q2 20162$0.12$0.13$0.13
Q3 20162($0.10)($0.05)($0.08)
Q4 20162$0.48$0.54$0.51
Q1 20171$0.76$0.76$0.76
Q2 20171$0.10$0.10$0.10
Q3 20171($0.03)($0.03)($0.03)
Q4 20171$0.50$0.50$0.50
Q1 20181$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q2 20181$0.14$0.14$0.14
Q3 20181$0.05$0.05$0.05
Q4 20181$0.59$0.59$0.59
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI)
Annual Dividend:$1.09
Dividend Yield:3.13%
Dividend Growth:5.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:62.64% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
80.74% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
69.43% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/14/2017quarterly$0.273.28%3/15/20173/17/20174/4/2017
11/21/2016quarterly$0.273.27%12/7/201612/9/201612/29/2016
8/31/2016quarterly$0.263.54%9/7/20169/9/201610/4/2016
5/3/2016quarterly$0.263.74%6/8/20166/10/20167/5/2016
2/16/2016quarterly$0.263.96%3/15/20163/17/20164/4/2016
11/24/2015quarterly$0.264.5%12/8/201512/10/201512/29/2015
7/7/2015quarterly$0.253.96%9/8/20159/10/201510/2/2015
5/5/2015quarterly$0.251.96%6/8/20156/10/20157/2/2015
1/27/2015quarterly$0.503.33%3/6/20153/10/20154/2/2015
12/8/2014quarterly$0.503.46%12/18/201412/22/201412/30/2014
7/7/2014quarterly$0.473.23%9/8/20149/10/201410/2/2014
4/28/2014quarterly$0.473.29%6/6/20146/10/20147/2/2014
1/28/2014quarterly$0.473.48%3/6/20143/10/20144/2/2014
11/26/2013quarterly$0.473.35%12/6/201312/10/201312/27/2013
7/8/2013quarterly$0.443.03%9/6/20139/10/201310/2/2013
4/23/2013quarterly$0.442.94%6/6/20136/10/20137/2/2013
1/23/2013quarterly$0.443.31%3/7/20133/11/20134/2/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.74%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.44%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/1/2016Gina Marie Merritt-EppsInsiderSell2,000$28.35$56,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016Stephen H ClarkCFOSell2,000$27.80$55,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Victor FortkiewiczDirectorBuy1,000$25.82$25,820.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2015Frank L SimsDirectorBuy5,000$52.60$263,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2014Frank L SimsDirectorBuy5,000$54.78$273,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Frank L SimsDirectorBuy4,436$57.34$254,360.24View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Frank L SimsDirectorBuy5,564$57.60$320,486.40View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Jeffrey E DuboisSVPSell1,785$58.35$104,154.75View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014Kevin PatrickVPSell4,877$54.15$264,089.55View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013Joseph PetrowskiDirectorBuy1,000$58.16$58,160.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2013Frank L SimsDirectorBuy2,700$57.68$155,736.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Frank L SimsDirectorBuy4,500$59.99$269,955.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Kevin PatrickVPSell1,200$60.06$72,072.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013David A KindlickVPSell3,500$61.09$213,815.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Joseph PetrowskiDirectorBuy1,000$59.78$59,780.00View SEC Filing  
3/26/2013Jeffrey E DuboisSVPSell2,957$54.90$162,339.30View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Joseph PetrowskiDirectorBuy1,000$54.72$54,720.00View SEC Filing  
3/25/2013Stephen H ClarkVPSell2,000$54.71$109,420.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2013Edward J GrahamInsiderSell7,050$55.48$391,134.00View SEC Filing  
12/3/2012Joseph PetrowskiDirectorBuy1,000$49.90$49,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/19/2012Sarah Morrison BarpoulisDirectorBuy1,000$47.39$47,390.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2012Sunita HolzerDirectorBuy1,064$46.73$49,720.72View SEC Filing  
11/15/2012Frank L SimsDirectorBuy2,000$46.29$92,580.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI)
DateHeadline
capitalcube.com logoSouth Jersey Industries, Inc. :SJI-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : February 27, 2017 (NYSE:SJI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 27 at 4:38 PM
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www.graffiotech.com - February 27 at 9:16 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo3:16 am South Jersey Industries beats by $0.01 (NYSE:SJI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 25 at 7:24 PM
News IconMarket Review: Focusing on These Shares: South Jersey Industries Inc (SJI) - BVN (NYSE:SJI)
bvnewsjournal.com - February 25 at 3:02 AM
4-traders.com logoSOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES INC : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K) (NYSE:SJI)
www.4-traders.com - February 24 at 10:01 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-South Jersey Industries qtrly GAAP EPS $0.58 (NYSE:SJI)
www.reuters.com - February 24 at 10:01 PM
seekingalpha.com logoSouth Jersey Industries Inc. 2016 Q4 - Results - Earnings Call Slides (NYSE:SJI)
seekingalpha.com - February 24 at 10:01 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries: SJI Reports FY and Q4 2016 Results (NYSE:SJI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 South Jersey Industries Inc Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:SJI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:01 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries Inc Earnings Call scheduled for 9:00 am ET today (NYSE:SJI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:01 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of SJI earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-17 2:00pm GMT (NYSE:SJI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:01 PM
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rivesjournal.com - February 24 at 6:56 AM
News IconStock Buzz on South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE:SJI): Can They Meet the Earnings Target of $0.41 - Winfield Review (NYSE:SJI)
winfieldreview.com - February 24 at 6:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries posts 4Q profit - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:SJI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 6:55 AM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries posts 4Q profit (NYSE:SJI)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 6:55 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:SJI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 6:55 AM
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aikenadvocate.com - February 23 at 1:05 AM
capitalcube.com logoSouth Jersey Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : SJI-US : February 17, 2017 (NYSE:SJI)
www.capitalcube.com - February 17 at 7:35 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries: SJI TO HOST FOURTH QUARTER 2016 CONFERENCE CALL AND LIVE WEBCAST (NYSE:SJI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries: SJI TO HOST FOURTH QUARTER 2016 CONFERENCE CALL AND LIVE WEBCAST (NYSE:SJI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:33 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries: SJI TO HOST FOURTH QUARTER 2016 CONFERENCE CALL AND LIVE WEBCAST (NYSE:SJI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 16 at 7:33 PM
4-traders.com logoSOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES INC : Regulation FD Disclosure (form 8-K) (NYSE:SJI)
www.4-traders.com - February 14 at 6:21 AM
streetinsider.com logoSouth Jersey Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:SJI)
www.streetinsider.com - February 14 at 6:21 AM
marketexclusive.com logoSOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES, INC. (NYSE:SJI) Files An 8-K Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:SJI)
marketexclusive.com - February 14 at 6:21 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries: South Jersey Industries Declares Quarterly Dividend (NYSE:SJI)
finance.yahoo.com - February 14 at 6:21 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoSOUTH JERSEY INDUSTRIES INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure (NYSE:SJI)
biz.yahoo.com - February 14 at 6:21 AM
realistinvestor.com logoThe Growth Forecast For South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE:SJI) (NYSE:SJI)
www.realistinvestor.com - February 12 at 7:47 PM
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News IconSouth Jersey Gas Announces Game On Grant Program Accepting Applications to Support Local, School-aged Children - Cape May County Herald (NYSE:SJI)
www.capemaycountyherald.com - February 7 at 8:03 AM
News IconSouth Jersey Gas Files Rate Case with the New Jersey Board of ... - Cape May County Herald (NYSE:SJI)
www.capemaycountyherald.com - February 2 at 1:38 AM
4-traders.com logoSouth Jersey Industries : S.J. Gas seeks to offset new infrastructure costs South Jersey Gas bills could increase $20 a month under proposal (NYSE:SJI)
www.4-traders.com - February 1 at 2:23 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 29 at 12:59 AM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-South Jersey Gas files rate case with New Jersey board of public utilities (NYSE:SJI)
www.reuters.com - January 28 at 6:35 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Gas Files Rate Case with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (NYSE:SJI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 28 at 6:35 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo4:16 pm South Jersey Industries' South Jersey Gas files rate case with the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities requesting an increase of approximately $75 million to its base rates (NYSE:SJI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 28 at 6:35 AM
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wsbeacon.com - January 19 at 9:40 PM
realistinvestor.com logoQuarterly Deferred Tax Assets Of South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE:SJI) At $67.421 Millions (NYSE:SJI)
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www.capitalcube.com - January 11 at 11:26 PM
capitalcube.com logoSouth Jersey Industries, Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : SJI-US : January 10, 2017 (NYSE:SJI)
www.capitalcube.com - January 10 at 11:01 PM
investing.com logoViacom And Melco Crown Upgraded To Buy (NYSE:SJI)
www.investing.com - January 10 at 3:51 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoSouth Jersey Industries downgraded by Guggenheim (NYSE:SJI)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 10 at 3:51 AM

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What is South Jersey Industries' stock symbol?

South Jersey Industries trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SJI."

How often does South Jersey Industries pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 17th will be given a dividend of $0.2725 per share on Tuesday, April 4th. This represents a $1.09 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.13%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 15th.

When did South Jersey Industries' stock split? How did South Jersey Industries' stock split work?

Shares of South Jersey Industries split before market open on Monday, May 11th 2015. The 2-1 split was announced on Friday, February 27th 2015. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell on Friday, May 8th 2015. An investor that had 100 shares of South Jersey Industries stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

Where is South Jersey Industries' stock going? Where will South Jersey Industries' stock price be in 2017?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for South Jersey Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $35.00. On average, they expect South Jersey Industries' share price to reach $32.80 in the next twelve months.

When will South Jersey Industries announce their earnings?

South Jersey Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

Who owns South Jersey Industries stock?

South Jersey Industries' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include FMR LLC (3.79%), State Street Corp (2.32%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.89%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.39%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.33%) and New York State Teachers Retirement System (0.23%). Company insiders that own South Jersey Industries stock include Frank L Sims, Gina Marie Merritt-Epps, Stephen H Clark and Victor Fortkiewicz.

Who sold South Jersey Industries stock? Who is selling South Jersey Industries stock?

South Jersey Industries' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Comerica Bank, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Asset Management One Co. Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC and Private Advisor Group LLC. Company insiders that have sold South Jersey Industries stock in the last year include Gina Marie Merritt-Epps and Stephen H Clark.

Who bought South Jersey Industries stock? Who is buying South Jersey Industries stock?

South Jersey Industries' stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., State Street Corp, Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc., Flinton Capital Management LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Ancora Advisors LLC, Tyers Asset Management LLC and Employees Retirement System of Texas. Company insiders that have bought South Jersey Industries stock in the last two years include Frank L Sims and Victor Fortkiewicz.

How do I buy South Jersey Industries stock?

Shares of South Jersey Industries 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 South Jersey Industries stock cost?

One share of South Jersey Industries stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.83.

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