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

$76.70
-0.10 (-0.13 %)
(As of 01/17/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$75.73
Now: $76.70
$77.00
50-Day Range
$74.74
MA: $75.73
$77.67
52-Week Range
$74.02
Now: $76.70
$92.94
Volume454,967 shs
Average Volume411,131 shs
Market Capitalization$4.19 billion
P/E Ratio20.84
Dividend Yield2.84%
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$8.62 per share
Book Value$45.55 per share

Profitability

Net Income$182.28 million

Miscellaneous

Employees2,312
Market Cap$4.19 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 18th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, February 18th will be given a dividend of $0.545 per share on Monday, March 2nd. This represents a $2.18 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.84%. 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 for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.26 by $0.16. The utilities provider had revenue of $725.23 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $229.10 million. Southwest Gas had a net margin of 6.26% and a return on equity of 8.11%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 8.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.25 EPS. 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 analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for Southwest Gas' shares. Their forecasts range from $91.00 to $96.00. On average, they anticipate Southwest Gas' stock price to reach $93.25 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 21.6% 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?

Press coverage about SWX stock has been trending negative recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Southwest Gas earned a daily sentiment score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. 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 Cisco Systems (CSCO), Home Depot (HD), Verizon Communications (VZ), Alibaba Group (BABA), salesforce.com (CRM), Procter & Gamble (PG), PPL (PPL), Union Pacific (UNP), Walmart (WMT) and Honeywell International (HON).

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 Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. (0.34%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.34%), First National Bank of Omaha (0.09%), Bowling Portfolio Management LLC (0.03%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.02%) and 6 Meridian (0.01%). 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 major investors are selling Southwest Gas stock?

SWX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co., Hennessy Advisors Inc., Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, First National Bank of Omaha, State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Tributary Capital Management LLC. 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 major investors are buying Southwest Gas stock?

SWX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Reilly Financial Advisors LLC, Huntington National Bank and 6 Meridian. 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 $76.70.

How big of a company is Southwest Gas?

Southwest Gas has a market capitalization of $4.19 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:  250 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  378 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  628
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 1/18/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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