NYSE:SR - Spire Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$74.55 -0.15 (-0.20 %)
(As of 09/23/2018 06:03 AM ET)
Previous Close$74.55
Today's Range$74.30 - $75.1002
52-Week Range$60.08 - $82.85
Volume397,965 shs
Average Volume145,661 shs
Market Capitalization$3.78 billion
P/E Ratio20.94
Dividend Yield3.01%
Beta0.01
Spire logoSpire 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 customers in the United States. It operates through two segments, Gas Utility and Gas Marketing. The company is also involved in marketing natural gas and provides energy services on non-regulated basis to on-system utility transportation customers, as well as to retail and wholesale customers. In addition, it engages in the transportation of propane through its propane pipeline; compression of natural gas; risk management; and other activities. 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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:SR
CUSIPN/A
Phone314-342-0500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.88
Current Ratio0.72
Quick Ratio0.53

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio20.94
Forward P/E Ratio20.09
P/E Growth5.01

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.74 billion
Price / Sales2.17
Cash Flow$6.6503 per share
Price / Cash11.21
Book Value$41.26 per share
Price / Book1.81

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.56
Net Income$161.60 million
Net Margins11.43%
Return on Equity9.36%
Return on Assets3.03%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,279
Outstanding Shares50,670,000
Market Cap$3.78 billion

Spire (NYSE:SR) Frequently Asked Questions

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 Thursday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 11th will be given a dividend of $0.5625 per share on Tuesday, October 2nd. This represents a $2.25 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.02%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 10th. View Spire's Dividend History.

How were Spire's earnings last quarter?

Spire Inc (NYSE:SR) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.31 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.05. The utilities provider had revenue of $350.60 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $304.27 million. Spire had a net margin of 11.43% and a return on equity of 9.36%. The firm's revenue was up 8.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.44 earnings per share. View Spire's Earnings History.

When is Spire's next earnings date?

Spire is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 21st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Spire.

What guidance has Spire issued on next quarter's earnings?

Spire issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.65-3.75 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.70.

What price target have analysts set for SR?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Spire's shares. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $82.00. On average, they anticipate Spire's share price to reach $73.75 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.1%. View Analyst Price Targets for Spire.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Spire?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Spire in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Spire.

Who are some of Spire's key competitors?

Who are Spire's key executives?

Spire's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Suzanne Sitherwood, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Steven P. Rasche, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Steven L. Lindsey, Exec. VP and COO of Distribution Operations & Gas Utilities (Age 52)
  • Mr. Mark C. Darrell, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Michael C. Geiselhart, Sr. VP of Strategy & Corp. Devel. (Age 59)

Who are Spire's major shareholders?

Spire's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (13.89%), American Century Companies Inc. (6.61%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.20%), Northern Trust Corp (2.07%), Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (1.96%) and Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.75%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Spire.

Which institutional investors are selling Spire stock?

SR stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Sei Investments Co., American Century Companies Inc., Mesirow Financial Investment Management Equity Management, Wells Fargo & Company MN, First Trust Advisors LP, Bank of New York Mellon Corp and Bank of New York Mellon Corp. View Insider Buying and Selling for Spire.

Which institutional investors are buying Spire stock?

SR stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Deprince Race & Zollo Inc., Segall Bryant & Hamill LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Renaissance Technologies LLC and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Spire.

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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Spire's stock price today?

One share of SR stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.55.

How big of a company is Spire?

Spire has a market capitalization of $3.78 billion and generates $1.74 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $161.60 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.56 on an earnings per share basis. Spire employs 3,279 workers across the globe.

What is Spire's official website?

The official website for Spire is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Spire (NYSE SR)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  186 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  242 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  428
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Spire and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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