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

$90.00
+1.77 (+2.01 %)
(As of 06/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$87.90
Now: $90.00
$90.02
50-Day Range
$80.03
MA: $85.23
$88.38
52-Week Range
$72.68
Now: $90.00
$90.02
Volume205,300 shs
Average Volume264,934 shs
Market Capitalization$4.81 billion
P/E Ratio24.46
Dividend Yield2.47%
Beta0.33
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$8.9463 per share
Book Value$45.55 per share

Profitability

Net Income$182.28 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,312
Market Cap$4.81 billion
Next Earnings Date8/6/2019 (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 Wednesday, May 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.545 per share on Tuesday, September 3rd. This represents a $2.18 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 14th. View Southwest Gas' Dividend History.

How were Southwest Gas' earnings last quarter?

Southwest Gas Holdings Inc (NYSE:SWX) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 7th. The utilities provider reported $1.77 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.58 by $0.19. The utilities provider had revenue of $807.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $516.97 million. Southwest Gas had a net margin of 6.69% and a return on equity of 9.34%. Southwest Gas's revenue was up 7.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $1.63 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 Tuesday, August 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Southwest Gas.

What guidance has Southwest Gas issued on next quarter's earnings?

Southwest Gas updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Tuesday, May, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.75-4.00 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.91.

What price target have analysts set for SWX?

5 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Southwest Gas' stock. Their predictions range from $76.00 to $96.00. On average, they expect Southwest Gas' share price to reach $85.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 4.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Southwest Gas.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Southwest Gas?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Southwest Gas in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Southwest Gas.

Has Southwest Gas been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SWX stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. 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. Southwest Gas earned a daily sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock'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 Thermo Fisher Scientific (TMO), Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Honeywell International (HON), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Mcdonald's (MCD), Raytheon (RTN) and Union Pacific (UNP).

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 variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (12.12%), Northern Trust Corp (2.83%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.43%), FMR LLC (1.81%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (1.75%) and Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.66%). Company insiders that own Southwest Gas stock include Eric Debonis, Gregory J Peterson, John P Hester, Justin L Brown, Karen S Haller, Kenneth J Kenny, Paul M Daily, Thomas A Thomas and Thomas E Chestnut. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Southwest Gas.

Which major investors are selling Southwest Gas stock?

SWX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AJO LP, FMR LLC, Laurion Capital Management LP, Victory Capital Management Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Candriam Luxembourg S.C.A., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. and Gabelli Funds LLC. Company insiders that have sold Southwest Gas company stock in the last year include Eric Debonis, John P Hester, Justin L Brown, Kenneth J Kenny and Thomas E Chestnut. View Insider Buying and Selling for Southwest Gas.

Which major investors are buying Southwest Gas stock?

SWX stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., BlackRock Inc., Federated Investors Inc. PA, Ledyard National Bank, Northern Trust Corp, Moody Aldrich Partners LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P and AlphaCrest Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Southwest Gas stock in the last two years include Eric Debonis, Justin L Brown, Paul M Daily 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Southwest Gas' stock price today?

One share of SWX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $90.00.

How big of a company is Southwest Gas?

Southwest Gas has a market capitalization of $4.81 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:  217 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  337 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  554
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 6/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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