Spire Inc., formerly The Laclede Group, Inc., is engaged to transform its business and pursue growth by growing its gas utility business through prudent investment in infrastructure upgrades and organic growth initiatives; acquire and integrate gas utilities; modernize its gas assets, and invest in innovation. The Company has two business segments, which include gas utility and gas marketing. The gas utility segment includes the regulated operations of Laclede Gas Company (Laclede Gas), Alabama Gas Corporation (Alagasco) and EnergySouth, Inc. (EnergySouth). The gas marketing segment includes Laclede Energy Resources, Inc. (LER), a subsidiary engaged in the marketing of natural gas and related activities on a non-regulated basis. Laclede Gas is engaged in the purchase, retail distribution and sale of natural gas, serving residential, commercial and industrial customers, through Missouri Gas Energy (MGE), Kansas City and western Missouri.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Utilities
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: NYSE
- Symbol: SR
- Previous Close: $65.80
- 50 Day Moving Average: $64.29
- 200 Day Moving Average: $63.98
- 52-Week Range: $59.54 - $71.21
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.81
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 17.88
- P/E Growth: 4.59
- Market Cap: $3.01B
- Outstanding Shares: 45,738,000
- Beta: 0.34
- Net Margins: 8.73%
- Return on Equity: 8.60%
- Return on Assets: 2.63%
Companies Related to Spire:
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.01%
- Current Ratio: 0.61%
- Quick Ratio: 0.47%
What is Spire's stock symbol?
Spire trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SR."
How often does Spire pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spire?
Spire declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, January 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.525 per share on Tuesday, April 4th. This represents a $2.10 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.19%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 8th.
Where is Spire's stock going? Where will Spire's stock price be in 2017?
6 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for Spire's shares. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $69.00. On average, they anticipate Spire's stock price to reach $67.75 in the next year.
When will Spire announce their earnings?
Spire is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, May, 2nd 2017.
Who owns Spire stock?
Spire's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Franklin Resources Inc. (5.55%), State Street Corp (2.40%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.95%), FMR LLC (1.91%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.67%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.66%).
Who sold Spire stock? Who is selling Spire stock?
Spire's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, AQR Capital Management LLC, Employees Retirement System of Texas, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Guggenheim Capital LLC and Allianz Asset Management AG.
Who bought Spire stock? Who is buying Spire stock?
Spire's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Luminus Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Opus Investment Management Inc., State Street Corp, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Cutter & CO Brokerage Inc., Two Sigma Investments LP and William Blair Investment Management LLC.
How do I buy Spire stock?
Shares of Spire 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 Spire stock cost?
One share of Spire stock can currently be purchased for approximately $65.80.