NYSE:SJI - South Jersey Industries Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$32.24 +0.71 (+2.25 %)
(As of 06/19/2018 02:32 PM ET)
Previous Close$31.64
Today's Range$31.64 - $32.29
52-Week Range$25.96 - $36.46
Volume19,513 shs
Average Volume845,756 shs
Market Capitalization$2.65 billion
P/E Ratio25.84
Dividend Yield3.61%
South Jersey Industries logoSouth 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


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.76
Current Ratio0.45
Quick Ratio0.41


Trailing P/E Ratio25.84
Forward P/E Ratio20.28
P/E Growth1.57

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.24 billion
Price / Sales2.22
Cash Flow$2.8941 per share
Price / Cash11.14
Book Value$14.99 per share
Price / Book2.15


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.23
Net Income$-3,490,000.00
Net Margins5.23%
Return on Equity11.33%
Return on Assets3.70%


Outstanding Shares85,500,000

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, May 15th. Shareholders of record on Monday, June 11th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Tuesday, July 3rd. This represents a $1.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 8th. View South Jersey Industries' Dividend History.

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

South Jersey Industries's stock split 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) announced its earnings results on Monday, May, 7th. The utilities provider reported $1.26 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.93 by $0.33. The utilities provider had revenue of $521.95 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $430.43 million. South Jersey Industries had a return on equity of 11.33% and a net margin of 5.23%. South Jersey Industries's quarterly revenue was up 22.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.72 earnings per share. 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 Wednesday, August, 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for South Jersey Industries.

What guidance has South Jersey Industries issued on next quarter's earnings?

South Jersey Industries issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.57-1.65 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.56.

What price target have analysts set for SJI?

7 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for South Jersey Industries' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $38.00. On average, they anticipate South Jersey Industries' stock price to reach $32.80 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for South Jersey Industries.

Who are some of South Jersey Industries' key competitors?

Who are South Jersey Industries' key executives?

South Jersey Industries' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Michael J. Renna, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Stephen H. Clark, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)
  • Ms. Kathleen A. McEndy, Sr. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 64)
  • Mr. David Robbins Jr., CPA, Sr. VP (Age 55)
  • Ms. Marissa Brooks Travaline, Director, Investor Relations

Has South Jersey Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about SJI stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. South Jersey Industries earned a media sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the utilities provider an impact score of 46.07 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are South Jersey Industries' major shareholders?

South Jersey Industries' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (11.20%), Earnest Partners LLC (2.57%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.17%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.92%), Northern Trust Corp (1.06%) and OLD Republic International Corp (0.82%). Company insiders that own South Jersey Industries stock include Gina Marie Merritt-Epps and Walter M Higgins. View Institutional Ownership Trends for South Jersey Industries.

Which institutional investors are selling South Jersey Industries stock?

SJI stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, JPMorgan Chase & Co., BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Tiverton Asset Management LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., CT Mason, Robecosam AG and State of Wisconsin Investment Board. View Insider Buying and Selling for South Jersey Industries.

Which institutional investors are buying South Jersey Industries stock?

SJI stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Victory Capital Management Inc., Reaves W H & Co. Inc., BlackRock Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, OLD Republic International Corp, OLD Republic International Corp, A.R.T. Advisors LLC and Ancora Advisors LLC. 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 $32.21.

How big of a company is South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries has a market capitalization of $2.65 billion and generates $1.24 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $-3,490,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.23 on an earnings per share basis. South Jersey Industries employs 760 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 utilities provider can be reached via phone at 609-561-9000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for South Jersey Industries (SJI)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  186 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  370
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 6/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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