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Spire Stock Forecast, Price & News

$63.96
-1.73 (-2.63 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$63.92
Now: $63.96
$65.50
50-Day Range
$55.30
MA: $60.11
$67.36
52-Week Range
$50.58
Now: $63.96
$87.96
Volume313,745 shs
Average Volume310,097 shs
Market Capitalization$3.30 billion
P/E Ratio54.67
Dividend Yield3.79%
Beta0.13
Spire Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the purchase, retail distribution, and sale of natural gas to residential, commercial, industrial, and other end-users of natural gas in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Gas Utility and Gas Marketing. It is also involved in marketing natural gas; and provision of energy services on non-regulated basis to on-system utility transportation customers, as well as to retail and wholesale customers. In addition, the company engages in the transportation of propane through its propane pipeline; compression of natural gas; risk management; and other activities. Further, it provides physical natural gas storage services. The company was formerly known as The Laclede Group, Inc. and changed its name to Spire Inc. in April 2016. Spire Inc. was founded in 1857 and is based in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 3.2Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.25 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
CUSIPN/A
Phone314-342-0500
Employees3,536

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.95 billion
Cash Flow$8.35 per share
Book Value$45.34 per share

Profitability

Net Income$184.60 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$3.30 billion
Next Earnings Date2/3/2021 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$63.96
-1.73 (-2.63 %)
(As of 11/30/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Spire (NYSE:SR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Spire's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Spire's stock was trading at $73.68 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SR stock has decreased by 13.2% and is now trading at $63.96.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Spire?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Spire in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Spire?

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When is Spire's next earnings date?

Spire is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 3rd 2021.
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How were Spire's earnings last quarter?

Spire Inc. (NYSE:SR) released its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November, 17th. The utilities provider reported ($0.37) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.41) by $0.04. Spire had a return on equity of 8.50% and a net margin of 4.03%.
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How often does Spire pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spire?

Spire declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 19th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.65 per share on Tuesday, January 5th. This represents a $2.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 10th. This is an increase from Spire's previous quarterly dividend of $0.62.
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What guidance has Spire issued on next quarter's earnings?

Spire issued an update on its FY 2021 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 18th. The company provided EPS guidance of 4.00-4.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.04.

What price target have analysts set for SR?

11 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Spire's shares. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $89.00. On average, they expect Spire's share price to reach $73.22 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.5% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Spire?

Spire saw a increase in short interest during the month of October. As of October 30th, there was short interest totaling 872,200 shares, an increase of 17.6% from the October 15th total of 741,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 308,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.8 days.
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Who are some of Spire's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Spire own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Spire investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Starbucks (SBUX), The Walt Disney (DIS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), The Coca-Cola (KO), Lockheed Martin (LMT), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and The Home Depot (HD).

Who are Spire's key executives?

Spire's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Suzanne Sitherwood, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59, Pay $1.95M)
  • Mr. Steven P. Rasche, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 60, Pay $749.89k)
  • Mr. Steven L. Lindsey, Exec. VP & COO (Age 54, Pay $842.52k)
  • Mr. Mark C. Darrell, Sr. VP and Chief Legal & Compliance Officer (Age 62, Pay $653.8k)
  • Mr. Michael C. Geiselhart, Sr. VP and Chief Strategy & Corp. Devel. Officer (Age 61, Pay $654.4k)
  • Mr. Ryan L. Hyman, Chief Information Officer & VP of Information Technology Services
  • Mr. Scott W. Dudley Jr., Managing Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jessica B. Willingham, VP of Communications & Marketing
  • Gerard J. Gorla, VP of HR
  • Mr. Scott R. Smith, Pres of Spire Storage & Spire STL Pipeline

What is Spire's stock symbol?

Spire trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SR."

Who are Spire's major shareholders?

Spire's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.22%), State Street Corp (3.09%), First Trust Advisors LP (2.07%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.91%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.10%) and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.90%). Company insiders that own Spire stock include Edward L Glotzbach and Steven P Rasche.
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Which institutional investors are selling Spire stock?

SR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., BlackRock Inc., State Street Corp, Principal Financial Group Inc., Wells Fargo & Company MN, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, and Morgan Stanley.
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Which institutional investors are buying Spire stock?

SR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Great West Life Assurance Co. Can, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, ProShare Advisors LLC, Voloridge Investment Management LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, Dean Investment Associates LLC, and Aigen Investment Management LP. Company insiders that have bought Spire stock in the last two years include Edward L Glotzbach, and Steven P Rasche.
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How do I buy shares of Spire?

Shares of SR 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 Spire's stock price today?

One share of SR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $63.96.

How big of a company is Spire?

Spire has a market capitalization of $3.30 billion and generates $1.95 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $184.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.73 on an earnings per share basis. Spire employs 3,536 workers across the globe.

What is Spire's official website?

The official website for Spire is www.spireenergy.com.

How can I contact Spire?

Spire's mailing address is 700 MARKET STREET, ST LOUIS MO, 63101. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 314-342-0500 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 12/1/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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