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NYSE:SRSpire Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.43 (-0.70 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $60.76
50-Day Range
MA: $63.84
52-Week Range
Now: $60.76
Volume156,626 shs
Average Volume310,629 shs
Market Capitalization$3.13 billion
P/E Ratio51.93
Dividend Yield4.07%
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 through 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: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.15 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.95 billion
Cash Flow$7.27 per share
Book Value$45.34 per share


Net Income$184.60 million


Market Cap$3.13 billion
Next Earnings Date11/23/2020 (Estimated)
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Spire (NYSE:SR) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Spire's stock 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. Since then, SR stock has decreased by 17.5% and is now trading at $60.76.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Spire?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Spire in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is Spire's next earnings date?

Spire is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 23rd 2020.
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How were Spire's earnings last quarter?

Spire Inc (NYSE:SR) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.07 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.07. The utilities provider earned $321.10 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $313.51 million. Spire had a return on equity of 8.50% and a net margin of 4.03%. The business's quarterly revenue was down .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.07 EPS.
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How often does Spire pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Spire?

Spire announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, August 6th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 11th will be given a dividend of $0.6225 per share on Friday, October 2nd. This represents a $2.49 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 10th.
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What guidance has Spire issued on next quarter's earnings?

Spire updated its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 5th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of 3.70-3.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.71.

What price target have analysts set for SR?

10 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Spire's stock. Their forecasts range from $68.00 to $89.00. On average, they expect Spire's share price to reach $73.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.2% from the stock's current price.
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Has Spire been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about SR stock has been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Spire earned a media sentiment score of 0.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.
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Are investors shorting Spire?

Spire saw a increase in short interest in the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 623,300 shares, an increase of 37.3% from the June 15th total of 454,100 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 299,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.1 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's shares are short sold.
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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), Walt Disney (DIS), Starbucks (SBUX), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Home Depot (HD), IBM (IBM), Coca-Cola (KO), Lockheed Martin (LMT) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are Spire's key executives?

Spire's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Suzanne Sitherwood, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Steven P. Rasche, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. Steven L. Lindsey, Exec. VP & CEO of Distribution Operations & Gas Utilities (Age 53)
  • Mr. Mark C. Darrell, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Michael C. Geiselhart, Sr. VP of Strategic Planning & Corp. Devel. (Age 60)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (9.67%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (2.69%), Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (1.75%), First Trust Advisors LP (1.40%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.34%) and Principal Financial Group Inc. (1.24%). Company insiders that own Spire stock include Edward L Glotzbach and Steven P Rasche.
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Which major investors are selling Spire stock?

SR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., FMR LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Barclays PLC, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co..
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Which major investors are buying Spire stock?

SR stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Man Group plc, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Tudor Investment Corp Et Al, Balyasny Asset Management LLC, TD Asset Management Inc., Swiss National Bank, and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. 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 $60.76.

How big of a company is Spire?

Spire has a market capitalization of $3.13 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 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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