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NYSE:SJI

South Jersey Industries - SJI Stock Forecast, Price & News

$34.28
-0.01 (-0.03%)
(As of 08/12/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$34.04
$34.35
50-Day Range
$33.53
$34.66
52-Week Range
$20.75
$35.32
Volume
602,153 shs
Average Volume
1.31 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.20 billion
P/E Ratio
19.86
Dividend Yield
3.62%
Price Target
$26.25

South Jersey Industries MarketRank™ Forecast

Analyst Rating
Hold
2.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
23.4% Downside
$26.25 Price Target
Short Interest
Bearish
7.08% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-9.69
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
N/A
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
5.29%
From $1.70 to $1.79 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

MarketRank is calculated as an average of available category scores, with extra weight given to analysis and valuation.

1.62 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

78th out of 87 stocks

Natural Gas Distribution Industry

11th out of 13 stocks

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About South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI) Stock

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 purchased directly from producers or suppliers to customers. As of December 31, 2021, the company had approximately 147 miles of mains in the transmission system and 6,815 miles of mains in the distribution system; and served 384,062 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 owns and operates rooftop 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, fuel management, and energy procurement and cost reduction services. The company was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Folsom, New Jersey.

Wall Street Analysts Forecast Growth

Separately, StockNews.com cut South Jersey Industries from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Friday, August 5th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have issued a hold rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, the stock presently has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $26.25.

South Jersey Industries Trading Down 0.0 %

Shares of South Jersey Industries stock traded down $0.01 on Friday, reaching $34.28. The company had a trading volume of 602,153 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,313,498. The firm has a market cap of $4.20 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 19.86 and a beta of 0.64. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.49, a current ratio of 0.63 and a quick ratio of 0.57. The firm's 50-day moving average price is $34.15 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $32.73. South Jersey Industries has a 1 year low of $20.75 and a 1 year high of $35.32.

South Jersey Industries Dividend Announcement

The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 4th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 9th will be issued a $0.31 dividend. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.62%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 8th.

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SJI Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/24/2022
Ex-Dividend for 7/5 Dividend
6/09/2022
Dividend Payable
7/05/2022
Today
8/13/2022
Ex-Dividend for 10/4 Dividend
9/08/2022
Dividend Payable
10/04/2022
Next Earnings (Estimated)
11/02/2022
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Natural gas distribution
Sub-Industry
Gas Utilities
Sector
Utilities
CUSIP
83851810
Employees
1,173
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Forecast
$26.25
High Stock Price Forecast
$31.00
Low Stock Price Forecast
$24.00
Forecasted Upside/Downside
-23.4%
Consensus Rating
Hold
Rating Score (0-4)
2.00
Research Coverage
5 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$88.09 million
Pretax Margin
8.71%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$1.99 billion
Cash Flow
$3.46 per share
Book Value
$17.46 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
121,758,000
Market Cap
$4.20 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.64

Key Executives

  • Mr. Michael J. Renna (Age 54)
    Pres, CEO & Director
    Comp: $2.06M
  • Mr. Steven R. Cocchi (Age 44)
    Sr. VP & CFO
    Comp: $846.92k
  • Mr. Eric Moss Stein (Age 43)
    Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel
    Comp: $584.98k
  • Ms. Melissa J. Orsen (Age 46)
    Sr. VP & Pres of SJI Utilities
    Comp: $883.15k
  • Mr. Leonard Brinson Jr. (Age 65)
    Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP
  • Mr. Daniel Mark Fidell
    VP of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Marissa Brooks Travaline
    VP of Communications
  • Ms. Karen L. Phillips (Age 59)
    Sr. VP of HR
  • Edythe Nipper
    Company Sec.













SJI Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell South Jersey Industries stock right now?

5 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for South Jersey Industries in the last twelve months. There are currently 5 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" SJI shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in SJI, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is South Jersey Industries' stock price forecast for 2022?

5 Wall Street research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for South Jersey Industries' stock. Their SJI share price forecasts range from $24.00 to $31.00. On average, they expect the company's stock price to reach $26.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 23.2%.
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How have SJI shares performed in 2022?

South Jersey Industries' stock was trading at $26.12 at the beginning of 2022. Since then, SJI stock has increased by 30.9% and is now trading at $34.20.
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Are investors shorting South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 6,340,000 shares, an increase of 27.8% from the June 15th total of 4,960,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,190,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.3 days. Currently, 7.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short.
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When is South Jersey Industries' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 2nd 2022.
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How were South Jersey Industries' earnings last quarter?

South Jersey Industries, Inc. (NYSE:SJI) posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 24th. The utilities provider reported $0.58 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.55 by $0.03. South Jersey Industries had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.74% and a net margin of 7.11%. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.62 earnings per share.

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

South Jersey Industries declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.31 per share on Tuesday, October 4th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 8th.
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Is South Jersey Industries a good dividend stock?

South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI) pays an annual dividend of $1.24 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.61%.
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When did South Jersey Industries' stock split?

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

What is Mike Renna's approval rating as South Jersey Industries' CEO?

15 employees have rated South Jersey Industries Chief Executive Officer Mike Renna on Glassdoor.com. Mike Renna has an approval rating of 54% among the company's employees. This puts Mike Renna in the bottom 25% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

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 Exelon (EXC), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer (ET), New Jersey Resources (NJR), Southern (SO), Federal Realty Investment Trust (FRT), Altria Group (MO), Procter & Gamble (PG), Philip Morris International (PM) and Ventas (VTR).

What is South Jersey Industries' stock symbol?

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

Who are South Jersey Industries' major shareholders?

South Jersey Industries' stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Segantii Capital Management Ltd (1.60%), FMR LLC (1.23%), Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo & Co. LLC (0.73%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.62%), Rhumbline Advisers (0.30%) and Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.29%).
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How do I buy shares of South Jersey Industries?

Shares of SJI stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is South Jersey Industries' stock price today?

One share of SJI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.20.

How much money does South Jersey Industries make?

South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI) has a market capitalization of $4.19 billion and generates $1.99 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does South Jersey Industries have?

The company employs 1,173 workers across the globe.

How can I contact South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries' mailing address is 1 SOUTH JERSEY PLAZA, FOLSOM NJ, 08037. The official website for the company is www.sjindustries.com. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at (609) 561-9000, via email at dfidell@sjindustries.com, or via fax at 609-561-8225.

This page (NYSE:SJI) was last updated on 8/13/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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