Questar Company Profile (NYSE:STR)

About Questar

Questar logoDominion Questar Corp, formerly Questar Corporation, is an integrated natural gas holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries is principally engaged in three lines of business, which include Questar Gas Company (Questar Gas), which provides retail natural gas distribution in Utah, Wyoming and Idaho; Wexpro Company (Wexpro), which develops and produces natural gas from cost-of-service reserves for Questar Gas customers, and Questar Pipeline Company, which operates interstate natural gas pipelines and storage facilities in the western the United States and provides other energy services. The Company is also engaged in Corporate and Other operations, which include Questar Fueling Company (Questar Fueling) that builds, owns and operates compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations for fleet operators with medium- and heavy-duty trucks and tractors. Questar Gas distributes gas to customers along the Wasatch Front, Provo, Salt Lake, Ogden and other areas in Utah.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: STR
  • CUSIP: 74835610
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $25.06
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $25.10
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $25.05
  • 52-Week Range: $18.02 - $25.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.98
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.51
  • Net Margins: 17.15%
  • Return on Equity: 16.86%
  • Return on Assets: 5.32%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.73%
  • Current Ratio: 0.25%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.16%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Questar (NYSE:STR) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $25.00 (0.24% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/19/2016Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$25.00View Rating Details
3/10/2016US Capital AdvisorsDowngradeOverweight -> HoldView Rating Details
11/6/2015Barclays PLCLower Price TargetEqual Weight$24.00 -> $21.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/3/2016Q2$0.22$0.20$219.70 million$174.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q116$0.51$0.50$467.40 million$456.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/17/2016Q415$0.39$0.39$402.23 million$364.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.19$0.18$181.25 million$142.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.22$0.23$230.04 million$199.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q115$0.48$0.48$457.10 million$428.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2015Q414$0.37$0.35$397.36 million$373.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q314$0.18$0.22$145.10 million$157.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/30/2014Q214$0.22$0.23$227.20 million$201.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q114$0.47$0.48$489.60 million$456.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2014Q413$0.37$0.39$403.41 million$397.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2013Q313$0.17$0.19$198.41 million$149.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/31/2013Q2 2013$0.21$0.22$239.44 million$195.60 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q1 2013$0.43$0.41$469.92 million$476.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q4 2012$0.35$0.36$381.19 million$343.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2012$0.18$0.19ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2012$0.22$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2012$0.33$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/25/2011$0.17$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2011$0.20$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.41$0.39ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.32$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.32 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q2 20161$0.21$0.21$0.21
Q3 20161$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q4 20162$0.41$0.42$0.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Annual Dividend:$0.88
Dividend Yield:3.51%
Dividend Growth:0.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:79.28% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
67.69% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
66.67% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:37 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Questar (NYSE:STR)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.42%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 78.94%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/13/2016Kevin W HadlockCFOSell4,175$25.03$104,500.25View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Colleen Larkin BellVPSell1,194$25.01$29,861.94View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Kevin W HadlockCFOSell2,006$24.81$49,768.86View SEC Filing  
3/28/2016Colleen Larkin BellVPSell2,000$24.78$49,560.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2015J T McmanusDirectorSell5,000$18.92$94,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2015Colleen Larkin BellVPSell1,706$18.99$32,396.94View SEC Filing  
5/11/2015Colleen Larkin BellVPSell2,163$23.01$49,770.63View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015James R LivseyEVPSell16,952$23.65$400,914.80View SEC Filing  
3/6/2015Bruce A WilliamsonDirectorBuy22,000$22.75$500,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/3/2015James R LivseyEVPSell11,684$26.00$303,784.00View SEC Filing  
2/2/2015James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$25.99$519,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$26.00$520,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/2/2015James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$25.24$504,800.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$25.07$501,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Kelly B MaxfieldVPSell15,000$25.04$375,600.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014Kelly B MaxfieldVPSell4,900$25.00$122,500.00View SEC Filing  
12/22/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell25,000$25.00$625,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell25,000$24.63$615,750.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014James R LivseyEVPSell20,000$24.25$485,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/25/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell25,000$23.97$599,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/3/2014J T McmanusDirectorBuy5,000$24.28$121,400.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2014Colleen Larkin BellVPSell1,481$22.45$33,248.45View SEC Filing  
7/21/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell2,226$23.75$52,867.50View SEC Filing  
7/11/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell10,000$24.19$241,900.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell10,000$24.40$244,000.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell20,000$23.83$476,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/2/2014R Allan BradleyEVPSell10,000$23.89$238,900.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Questar (NYSE:STR)
News IconEarnings run the Gamut for Utilities Last Year (NYSE:STR) - February 21 at 4:53 PM logoBRIEF-Educational Testing Service to acquire Questar Assessment Inc for about $127.5 mln or $2.80 (NYSE:STR) - January 27 at 8:59 AM
News IconEconomic summit opens with fresh ideas for change in Washington County (NYSE:STR) - January 13 at 4:04 AM
News IconAlbert Nader, founder of video programming company, dies at 84 (NYSE:STR) - January 11 at 3:22 AM
News IconDoubling Operations: ANG Acquires Two CNG Fueling Companies (NYSE:STR) - December 23 at 12:19 AM logoAmerican Natural Gas buys two companies, adds 18 motor fuel stations in eight states (NYSE:STR) - December 21 at 9:25 AM logoANG buys two companies, adds 16 motor fuel stations in eight states (NYSE:STR) - December 21 at 8:03 AM logoBRIEF-HC2 Holdings Inc- American Natural Gas acquires Questar fueling company (NYSE:STR) - December 20 at 7:24 PM logoHSBC Ups Alibaba Investment by 22,000% (NYSE:STR) - December 15 at 6:26 AM logoDominion Midstream closes acquisition of Questar Pipeline (NYSE:STR) - December 1 at 6:19 PM logo[$$] Dominion Midstream to Acquire Questar From Dominion Resources (NYSE:STR) - November 13 at 11:32 AM logoDominion Resources, Dominion Midstream Announce $1.7 Billion Drop-Down Deal (NYSE:STR) - November 13 at 11:32 AM logoBRIEF-Dominion Midstream to acquire Questar Pipeline (NYSE:STR) - October 31 at 7:00 AM logoDominion Midstream to buy Questar Pipeline for about $1.73 bln (NYSE:STR) - October 31 at 7:00 AM logoQuestar Has Returned 27.0% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (STR) (NYSE:STR) - October 25 at 7:37 PM logoGreat Plains Energy-Westar Merger Gets Nod from Shareholders (NYSE:STR) - October 19 at 7:08 PM logoGreat Plains Energy-Westar Merger Gets Nod from Shareholders (revised) (NYSE:STR) - October 19 at 7:08 PM logoDominion Midstream Is In Need Of Some Transparency (NYSE:STR) - October 17 at 7:22 PM logoShares of STR Up 27.0% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:STR) - October 17 at 7:22 PM logoUptrend Call Working As Questar Stock Rises 27.0% (STR) (NYSE:STR) - September 21 at 7:00 PM logoQuestar Corporation -- Moody's Downgrades Questar Corp. to Prime-2 from Prime-1 (Rating to be Withdrawn); Affirms Questar Gas and Questar Pipeline (NYSE:STR) - September 21 at 7:00 PM logoDominion Resources, Questar Complete Merger (D) (NYSE:STR) - September 20 at 10:49 AM logoDominion, Questar Finish Proposed Merger (D, STR) (NYSE:STR) - September 19 at 11:22 AM logo1:00 pm Index Changes Reminder: Avis Budget (CAR (NYSE:STR) - September 18 at 11:18 AM logoAvis Budget Group (CAR) Has Gapped Up After Addition To S&P MidCap 400 (NYSE:STR) - September 16 at 11:02 AM logoAvis Budget swapped in for Questar in S&P MidCap 400 Index (NYSE:STR) - September 16 at 11:02 AM logoWill Dominion Midstream’s Capital Projects Drive Its Growth? (NYSE:STR) - September 16 at 11:02 AM logoDominion-Questar merger approved by Wyoming regulator (NYSE:STR) - September 15 at 1:51 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Questar Corp. : September 15, 2016 (NYSE:STR) - September 15 at 11:09 AM
News IconDominion-Questar Merger Clears Final Approval Hurdle (NYSE:STR) - September 14 at 7:39 PM logoQuestar Has Returned 26.8% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (STR) (NYSE:STR) - September 14 at 7:39 PM logoDominion-Questar Combination Receives Wyoming Public Service Commission Approval; Companies Expect to Close on Merger September 16 (NYSE:STR) - September 14 at 7:39 PM logoQUESTAR CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:STR) - August 25 at 7:51 PM
News IconDominion, Questar to Tie the Knot in the Rockies in Merger Fueled by Pipeline, Storage, Solar Projects (NYSE:STR) - August 24 at 10:42 AM logoQuestar's Merger with Dominion Okayed by Utah Regulators (NYSE:STR) - August 24 at 10:42 AM
News IconUtah Regulators Approve Dominion-Questar Merger (NYSE:STR) - August 23 at 7:45 PM logoBRIEF-Questar says Public Service Commission of Utah has approved merger with Dominion Resources (NYSE:STR) - August 23 at 8:58 AM logoQuestar Has Returned 26.7% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (STR) (NYSE:STR) - August 19 at 10:32 AM logoQuestar Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : STR-US : August 18, 2016 (NYSE:STR) - August 18 at 10:42 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Questar Corp. : August 15, 2016 (NYSE:STR) - August 15 at 7:59 PM logoQUESTAR CORP Financials (NYSE:STR) - August 12 at 10:52 AM logoQuestar Up 28.0% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (STR) (NYSE:STR) - August 11 at 8:11 PM logoQuestar Corporation (STR) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market Report (NYSE:STR) - August 10 at 8:09 PM logoQuestar Corp. :STR-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 10, 2016 (NYSE:STR) - August 10 at 8:09 PM logoDominion Announces Pricing of Equity Units (NYSE:STR) - August 10 at 10:46 AM logoQuestar (STR) Misses Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates (NYSE:STR) - August 9 at 7:55 PM logoQuestar Corporation (STR) Misses Q2 EPS by 2c (NYSE:STR) - August 4 at 10:49 AM logoQuestar Reports Second-Quarter 2016 Adjusted Earnings of $35.4 Million, $0.20 Per Diluted Share (NYSE:STR) - August 3 at 7:59 PM logoQuestar Corp. Q2 Income Declines 13% (NYSE:STR) - August 3 at 7:59 PM logoQuestar misses 2Q profit forecasts (NYSE:STR) - August 3 at 7:59 PM


What is Questar's stock symbol?

Questar trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "STR."

How often does Questar pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Questar?

Questar declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 19th will be given a dividend of $0.22 per share on Monday, September 12th. This represents a $0.88 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 17th.

Where is Questar's stock going? Where will Questar's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Questar's stock. Their predictions range from $25.00 to $25.00. On average, they anticipate Questar's stock price to reach $25.00 in the next twelve months.

When will Questar announce their earnings?

Questar is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 2nd 2016.

How do I buy Questar stock?

Shares of Questar 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 Questar stock cost?

One share of Questar stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.06.

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Last Updated on 2/26/2017 by Staff