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NYSE:SJISouth Jersey Industries Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.28 (+1.04 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $27.32
50-Day Range
MA: $26.56
52-Week Range
Now: $27.32
Volume376,696 shs
Average Volume869,703 shs
Market Capitalization$2.53 billion
P/E Ratio24.39
Dividend Yield4.32%
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, 2018, the company had approximately 146.2 miles of mains in the transmission system and 6,567 miles of mains in the distribution system; and served 391,092 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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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.63 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.63 billion
Cash Flow$2.56 per share
Book Value$15.41 per share


Net Income$76.92 million


Market Cap$2.53 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)

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South Jersey Industries (NYSE:SJI) Frequently Asked Questions

How has South Jersey Industries' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

South Jersey Industries' stock was trading at $25.57 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, SJI stock has increased by 6.8% and is now trading at $27.32. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of 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 2 sell ratings, 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for South Jersey Industries.

When is South Jersey Industries' next earnings date?

South Jersey Industries is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for South Jersey Industries.

How were South Jersey Industries' earnings last quarter?

South Jersey Industries Inc (NYSE:SJI) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The utilities provider reported $1.15 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.12 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $534.11 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $598.28 million. South Jersey Industries had a return on equity of 7.31% and a net margin of 6.05%. South Jersey Industries's revenue was down 16.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.09 earnings per share. View South Jersey Industries' earnings history.

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 Monday, April 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.295 per share on Thursday, July 2nd. This represents a $1.18 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.32%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 9th. View South Jersey Industries' dividend history.

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

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 created shares were distributed 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.

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

South Jersey Industries updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.50-1.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.49.

What price target have analysts set for SJI?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for South Jersey Industries' shares. Their forecasts range from $24.00 to $36.00. On average, they anticipate South Jersey Industries' stock price to reach $30.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 9.8% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for South Jersey Industries.

Has South Jersey Industries been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SJI stock has trended negative on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. South Jersey Industries earned a news impact score of -2.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news aboutSouth Jersey Industries.

Are investors shorting South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries saw a increase in short interest in May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 6,130,000 shares, an increase of 7.9% from the April 30th total of 5,680,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,060,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 5.8 days. Approximately 6.7% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View South Jersey Industries' Current Options Chain.

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 Exelon (EXC), AT&T (T), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Altria Group (MO), New Jersey Resources (NJR), Procter & Gamble (PG), Southern (SO), Ford Motor (F), Philip Morris International (PM) and Ventas (VTR).

Who are South Jersey Industries' key executives?

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

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.12%), State Street Corp (9.50%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (2.30%), Invesco Ltd. (2.19%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.91%) and First Trust Advisors LP (1.82%). Company insiders that own South Jersey Industries stock include Ann T Anthony, Michael J Renna, Sheila Hartnett-Devlin, 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 Invesco Ltd., Paloma Partners Management Co, BlackRock Inc., Morgan Stanley, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Accurate Investment Solutions Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, and Jane Street Group LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 State Street Corp, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Vident Investment Advisory LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Geode Capital Management LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, and Moody Aldrich Partners LLC. 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 activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is South Jersey Industries' stock price today?

One share of SJI stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.32.

How big of a company is South Jersey Industries?

South Jersey Industries has a market capitalization of $2.53 billion and generates $1.63 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $76.92 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.12 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 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]

This page was last updated on 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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