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NYSE:SWX - Southwest Gas Stock Price, Forecast & News

$74.75
-0.39 (-0.52 %)
(As of 12/10/2019 05:18 AM ET)
Today's Range
$74.61
Now: $74.75
$75.44
50-Day Range
$74.74
MA: $80.28
$89.22
52-Week Range
$72.68
Now: $74.75
$92.94
Volume246,300 shs
Average Volume251,264 shs
Market Capitalization$4.08 billion
P/E Ratio20.31
Dividend Yield2.90%
Beta0.18
Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc, through its subsidiaries, purchases, distributes, and transports natural gas in Arizona, Nevada, and California. The company operates through two segments, Natural Gas Operations and Utility Infrastructure Services. As of December 31, 2018, it had 2,047,000 residential, commercial, industrial, and other natural gas customers. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Gas transmission & distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP84489510
Phone702-876-7237

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.88 billion
Cash Flow$8.68 per share
Book Value$45.55 per share

Profitability

Net Income$182.28 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,312
Market Cap$4.08 billion
Next Earnings Date2/26/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Southwest Gas (NYSE:SWX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Southwest Gas' stock symbol?

Southwest Gas trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "SWX."

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

Southwest Gas announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 18th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 18th will be paid a dividend of $0.545 per share on Monday, March 2nd. This represents a $2.18 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 14th. View Southwest Gas' Dividend History.

How were Southwest Gas' earnings last quarter?

Southwest Gas Holdings Inc (NYSE:SWX) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, November, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.10 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.26 by $0.16. The utilities provider earned $725.23 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $229.10 million. Southwest Gas had a return on equity of 8.11% and a net margin of 6.26%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 8.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.25 earnings per share. View Southwest Gas' Earnings History.

When is Southwest Gas' next earnings date?

Southwest Gas is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Southwest Gas.

What price target have analysts set for SWX?

4 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Southwest Gas' stock. Their forecasts range from $91.00 to $96.00. On average, they anticipate Southwest Gas' share price to reach $93.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 24.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Southwest Gas.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Southwest Gas?

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

Has Southwest Gas been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about SWX stock has trended somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Southwest Gas earned a media sentiment score of -1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for Southwest Gas.

Who are some of Southwest Gas' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Southwest Gas own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Southwest Gas investors own include Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), PPL (PPL), Union Pacific (UNP), salesforce.com (CRM), Honeywell International (HON), Mcdonald's (MCD) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are Southwest Gas' key executives?

Southwest Gas' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John P. Hester, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 57)
  • Mr. Gregory J. Peterson, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 59)
  • Ms. Karen S. Haller, Exec. VP & Chief Legal and Admin. Officer (Age 55)
  • Mr. Eric DeBonis, Sr. VP of Operations - Southwest Gas Corp. (Age 51)
  • Mr. Paul M. Daily, Pres & CEO of Centuri Construction Group Inc. (Age 62)

Who are Southwest Gas' major shareholders?

Southwest Gas' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (3.19%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.16%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.60%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.36%), Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.38%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.37%). Company insiders that own Southwest Gas stock include Eric Debonis, John P Hester, Justin L Brown, Karen S Haller, Kenneth J Kenny, Paul M Daily, Robert L Boughner, Thomas A Thomas and Thomas E Chestnut. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Southwest Gas.

Which institutional investors are selling Southwest Gas stock?

SWX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Gabelli Funds LLC, Man Group plc, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio, Private Asset Management Inc. and Congress Asset Management Co. MA. Company insiders that have sold Southwest Gas company stock in the last year include Eric Debonis, John P Hester, Kenneth J Kenny and Thomas E Chestnut. View Insider Buying and Selling for Southwest Gas.

Which institutional investors are buying Southwest Gas stock?

SWX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama, California Public Employees Retirement System, Strs Ohio, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, State Street Corp and Voloridge Investment Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Southwest Gas stock in the last two years include Eric Debonis, Justin L Brown, Paul M Daily, Robert L Boughner and Thomas A Thomas. View Insider Buying and Selling for Southwest Gas.

How do I buy shares of Southwest Gas?

Shares of SWX 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 Southwest Gas' stock price today?

One share of SWX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.75.

How big of a company is Southwest Gas?

Southwest Gas has a market capitalization of $4.08 billion and generates $2.88 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $182.28 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.68 on an earnings per share basis. Southwest Gas employs 2,312 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Southwest Gas.

What is Southwest Gas' official website?

The official website for Southwest Gas is http://www.swgasholdings.com/.

How can I contact Southwest Gas?

Southwest Gas' mailing address is 5241 SPRING MOUNTAIN ROAD PO BOX 98510, LAS VEGAS NV, 89193. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 702-876-7237.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Southwest Gas (NYSE SWX)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  244 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  372 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  616
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Southwest Gas and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SWX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SWX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/10/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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