NYSE:SJI - South Jersey Industries Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$31.70 +0.06 (+0.19 %)
(As of 03/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$31.70
Today's Range$31.56 - $31.94
52-Week Range$26.06 - $36.72
Volume555,311 shs
Average Volume913,494 shs
Market Capitalization$2.93 billion
P/E Ratio22.97
Dividend Yield3.63%
Beta0.76
South Jersey Industries, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides energy-related products and services. The company engages in the purchase, transmission, and sale of natural gas. It also sells natural gas and pipeline transportation capacity on a wholesale basis to residential, commercial, and industrial customers on the interstate pipeline system, as well as transports natural gas, which is purchased directly from producers or suppliers to their customers. As of December 31, 2017, the company had approximately 146.2 miles of mains in the transmission system and 6,645 miles of mains in the distribution system; and served 383,633 residential, commercial, and industrial customers in southern New Jersey. In addition, it markets natural gas storage, commodity, and transportation assets on a wholesale basis for energy marketers, electric and gas utilities, power plants, and natural gas producers in the mid-Atlantic, Appalachian, and southern regions of the United States. Further, the company develops, owns, and operates energy projects comprising natural gas fueled combined heating, cooling and power, and landfill gas-to-energy production facilities, as well as solar-generation sites. Additionally, it owns oil, gas, and mineral rights in the Marcellus Shale region of Pennsylvania; acquires and markets natural gas and electricity to retail end users, as well as provides total energy management services; and services residential and small commercial HVAC systems, and installs small commercial HVAC systems, as well as provides plumbing services and services appliances. South Jersey Industries, Inc. was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Folsom, New Jersey.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP83851810
Phone609-561-9000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.64 billion
Cash Flow$2.9190 per share
Book Value$14.82 per share

Profitability

Net Income$17.66 million

Miscellaneous

Employees1,100
Market Cap$2.93 billion
Next Earnings Date5/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI) Frequently Asked Questions

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 19th. Shareholders of record on Monday, March 18th will be given a dividend of $0.2875 per share on Tuesday, April 2nd. This represents a $1.15 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, March 15th. View South Jersey Industries' Dividend History.

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 minted shares were payable to shareholders after the market closes 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.

How were South Jersey Industries' earnings last quarter?

South Jersey Industries Inc (NYSE:SJI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, February, 27th. The utilities provider reported $0.39 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.41 by $0.02. South Jersey Industries had a return on equity of 9.14% and a net margin of 5.27%. View South Jersey Industries' Earnings History.

When is South Jersey Industries' next earnings date?

South Jersey Industries is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for South Jersey Industries.

What price target have analysts set for SJI?

5 analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for South Jersey Industries' stock. Their predictions range from $31.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate South Jersey Industries' share price to reach $34.40 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 8.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for South Jersey Industries.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for South Jersey Industries?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for South Jersey Industries in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for South Jersey Industries.

Has South Jersey Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SJI stock has been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. South Jersey Industries earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of South Jersey Industries' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of South Jersey Industries own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other South Jersey Industries investors own include Procter & Gamble (PG), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Altria Group (MO), NVIDIA (NVDA), Verizon Communications (VZ), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Alibaba Group (BABA) and AT&T (T).

Who are South Jersey Industries' key executives?

South Jersey Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael J. Renna, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 51)
  • Ms. Kathleen A. McEndy, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 65)
  • Mr. David Robbins Jr., CPA, Sr. VP (Age 56)
  • Mr. Stephen H. Clark, Exec. VP (Age 61)
  • Ms. Cielo Hernandez, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 43)

Who are South Jersey Industries' major shareholders?

South Jersey Industries' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.93%), FMR LLC (4.14%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (3.08%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (2.20%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.06%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.83%). Company insiders that own South Jersey Industries stock include Ann T Anthony, Gina Marie Merritt-Epps, Michael J Renna, Sunita Holzer and Walter M Higgins. View Institutional Ownership Trends for South Jersey Industries.

Which major investors are selling South Jersey Industries stock?

SJI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Strs Ohio, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Barclays PLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., TD Asset Management Inc. and Bank of America Corp DE. View Insider Buying and Selling for South Jersey Industries.

Which major investors are buying South Jersey Industries stock?

SJI stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Channing Capital Management LLC, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Reaves W H & Co. Inc., Norges Bank, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., BlackRock Inc., Macquarie Group Ltd. and First Trust Advisors LP. Company insiders that have bought South Jersey Industries stock in the last two years include Ann T Anthony, Michael J Renna, Sunita Holzer and Walter M Higgins. View Insider Buying and Selling for South Jersey Industries.

How do I buy shares of South Jersey Industries?

Shares of SJI can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is South Jersey Industries' stock price today?

One share of SJI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $31.70.

How big of a company is South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries has a market capitalization of $2.93 billion and generates $1.64 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $17.66 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.38 on an earnings per share basis. South Jersey Industries employs 1,100 workers across the globe.

What is South Jersey Industries' official website?

The official website for South Jersey Industries is http://www.sjindustries.com.

How can I contact South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries' mailing address is 1 SOUTH JERSEY PLAZA, FOLSOM NJ, 08037. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 609-561-9000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for South Jersey Industries (NYSE SJI)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  246 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  249 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  495
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about South Jersey Industries and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SJI will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SJI will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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