Gas Natural Company Profile (NYSEMKT:EGAS)

About Gas Natural

Gas Natural logoGas Natural Inc. is a natural gas company. The Company operates through three segments: Natural Gas; Marketing and Production, and Corporate and Other. The Natural Gas segment annually distributes approximately 20 billion cubic feet of natural gas to its customers through regulated utilities operating in Maine, Montana, North Carolina and Ohio. Its operations in Maine provide natural gas service to customers in Bangor, Brewer, Old Town, Orono, Bucksport, Hermon, Veazie and Lincoln. Its operations in Montana provide natural gas service to customers in Cascade, Gallatin and Glacier counties. Its North Carolina operations provide natural gas service to customers in Ashe, Surry, Warren, Watauga, Wilkes and Yadkin counties. The Company's Marketing and Production segment annually markets approximately 1.5 billion cubic feet of natural gas to commercial and industrial customers in Montana, Wyoming and Ohio through its subsidiaries, Energy West Resources, Inc. and Gas Natural Resources, LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSEMKT
  • Symbol: EGAS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $12.65
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.64
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.63
  • 52-Week Range: $6.83 - $12.85
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 24.80
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $133.07M
  • Outstanding Shares: 10,519,000
  • Beta: 0.03
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating
Consensus Rating:Sell (Score: 1.00)
Consensus Price Target: $9.50

Analysts' Ratings History for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/11/2016WunderlichDowngradeBuy -> Sell$9.50View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/13/2017        
11/9/2016Q316($0.23)($0.13)$13.29 million$13.36 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.37$0.26$42.24 million$38.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/15/2016Q415$0.23$0.09$36.96 million$29.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2015Q315($0.12)($0.13)$12.54 million$11.36 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215($0.09)($0.16)ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q1$0.48$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414($0.08)$0.14$34.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/14/2014Q214($0.01)($0.08)$24.74 million$20.78 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2014Q114$0.55$0.48$39.90 million$60.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/31/2014$0.30$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/14/2013Q3($0.17)($0.10)$10.46 million$12.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2013Q113$0.55$0.57$37.80 million$39.94 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.12 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.51 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
Annual Dividend:$0.30
Dividend Yield:2.37%
Payout Ratio:136.37% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
250.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
58.82% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/30/2016quarterly$0.082.4%12/14/201612/16/201612/30/2016
9/29/2016quarterly$0.083.91%10/11/201610/13/201610/28/2016
7/1/2016quarterly$0.084.24%7/12/20167/14/20167/29/2016
4/6/2016quarterly$0.084.24%4/13/20164/15/20164/27/2016
11/20/2015quarterly$0.146.19%12/18/201512/22/201512/29/2015
10/9/2015quarterly$0.145.85%10/20/201510/22/201510/29/2015
7/8/2015$0.147/20/20157/22/20157/29/2015
7/8/2015quarterly$0.145.53%7/14/20157/16/20157/23/2015
3/13/2015monthly$0.1416.45%3/24/20153/26/20154/2/2015
12/5/2014dec 14$0.054.65%12/17/201412/19/201412/31/2014
11/3/2014nov 14$0.054.8%11/13/201411/17/201412/3/2014
10/1/2014oct 14$0.054.67%10/10/201410/15/201411/1/2014
8/29/2014quarterly$0.054.8%9/11/20149/15/20149/30/2014
8/1/2014aug 14$0.054.43%8/13/20148/15/20148/29/2014
6/27/2014jul 14$0.055.22%7/11/20147/15/20147/31/2014
6/2/2014jun 14$0.055.26%6/11/20146/13/20146/30/2014
5/5/2014may 14$0.054.91%5/13/20145/15/20145/30/2014
4/1/2014monthly$0.055.4%4/11/20144/15/20144/30/2014
2/28/2014mar 14$0.055.74%3/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014
1/31/2014monthly$0.055.89%2/12/20142/14/20142/28/2014
1/30/2014feb 14$0.052/12/20142/14/20142/28/2014
12/20/2013monthly$0.056.52%1/13/20141/15/20141/31/2014
12/19/2013dec 13$0.051/13/20141/15/20141/31/2014
11/27/2013monthly$0.056.37%12/11/201312/13/201312/31/2013
11/26/2013dec 13$0.0512/11/201312/13/201312/31/2013
11/4/2013monthly$0.055.45%11/13/201311/15/201311/29/2013
11/1/2013nov 13$0.0511/13/201311/15/201311/29/2013
10/2/2013monthly$0.055.29%10/10/201310/15/201310/31/2013
10/1/2013oct 13$0.0510/15/201310/31/2013
9/3/2013monthly$0.055.32%9/11/20139/13/20139/30/2013
8/30/2013aug 13$0.059/13/20139/30/2013
8/2/2013monthly$0.055.16%8/13/20138/15/20138/30/2013
8/1/2013aug 13$0.058/15/20138/30/2013
7/2/2013monthly$0.055.09%7/11/20137/15/20137/31/2013
7/1/2013jul 13$0.057/15/20137/31/2013
6/3/2013monthly$0.055.24%6/12/20136/14/20136/28/2013
5/31/2013jun 13$0.056/14/20136/28/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/23/2016Robert B JohnstonDirectorBuy2,549$6.87$17,511.63View SEC Filing  
5/23/2016Robert B JohnstonDirectorBuy2,549$6.87$17,511.63View SEC Filing  
5/17/2016James E SpragueCFOBuy2,500$7.10$17,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016James E SpragueCFOBuy4,000$7.10$28,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Michael R WinterDirectorBuy2,000$7.13$14,260.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015Robert B JohnstonDirectorBuy1,000$9.22$9,220.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2014Michael R WinterDirectorBuy2,500$11.55$28,875.00View SEC Filing  
4/30/2014Richard OsborneCEOSell88,668$11.00$975,348.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Richard M OsborneCEOSell1,006,911$10.00$10,069,110.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2013Thomas Joseph SmithCFOSell47,244$10.00$472,440.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2013Rebecca HowellInsiderSell3,500$10.25$35,875.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2013Thomas Joseph SmithCFOSell10,000$10.40$104,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Gas Natural (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
DateHeadline
News IconGas Natural Inc. (EGAS) Valuation According To Analysts (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
larampadinapoli.com - January 26 at 4:15 AM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa and the Regional Government of Galicia acquire 10% of Gas Natural Galicia from Abanca for 9 million euros (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - January 4 at 4:52 AM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa closes the sale of four corporate buildings in Madrid for 206 million euros (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - December 30 at 5:17 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Inc. Shareholders Approve Merger with First Reserve (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - December 28 at 4:53 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoGAS NATURAL INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
biz.yahoo.com - December 23 at 5:11 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa analyses the use of biogas in Navarre for injection into the distribution network and sustainable mobility (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - December 22 at 5:06 PM
publicnow.com logoThe Gas Natural Fenosa Foundation Gas Museum opens an exhibition entitled ‘A Kaleidoscope in the City: 10 Years of the Gas Natural Fenosa Building’ (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - December 22 at 5:06 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to Gas Natural, Inc. : December 8, 2016 (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - December 8 at 5:34 PM
News IconSeaport Global Upgraded Natural Gas Services Group (NYSE:NGS) To 'Buy' (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
myhealthbowl.com - December 3 at 9:09 AM
News IconGas Natural Inc. (EGAS) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
larampadinapoli.com - December 3 at 9:09 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGas Natural Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - November 30 at 8:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoGas Natural Inc. Shareholder Alert: Former SEC Attorney Willie Briscoe and Powers Taylor LLP Investigate Merger with First Reserve (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - November 18 at 4:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGAS NATURAL INC. Financials (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - November 17 at 4:05 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa launches new customer profile-adapted electricity and gas tariffs for the liberalised market (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - November 15 at 5:16 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa closes the sale of its share in the Quintero LNG Plant, Chile, to Enagás for 175 million euros (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - November 10 at 1:29 PM
seekingalpha.com logoGas Natural's (EGAS) CEO Gregory Osborne on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
seekingalpha.com - November 9 at 9:39 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoGas Natural reports 3Q loss (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 2:01 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Inc. Reports 2016 Third Quarter Results (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - November 9 at 2:01 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa begins construction on Gran Canaria of its first five wind farms in the Canary Islands (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - November 8 at 3:48 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa and Sedigas take on the General Secretariat of the International Gas Union (IGU) for a period of six years (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 4:29 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa moves towards smart homes with launch of new ‘Services’ app (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - November 3 at 4:29 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa posts adjusted net profit of 980 million euros and confirms forecasts for 2016 (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - November 2 at 4:56 PM
News IconEnergy West (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.scrapmonster.com - October 27 at 9:24 AM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa, recognised as world leader in fighting climate change (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 27 at 9:24 AM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results Release and Conference Call (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 26 at 4:49 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoGAS NATURAL INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Oblig (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
biz.yahoo.com - October 20 at 10:11 PM
publicnow.com logoThe Gas Natural Fenosa Foundation is offering an online, open-access and free course to SMEs on digital transformation (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 20 at 4:46 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Inc. Closes $92 Million Debt Refinancing (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 19 at 5:08 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa and Military Emergency Unit (UME) sign agreement to improve collaboration (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 18 at 4:45 PM
marketexclusive.com logoGas Natural Inc. (NYSE MKT:EGAS) Files An 8-K (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
marketexclusive.com - October 14 at 4:40 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoGAS NATURAL INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
biz.yahoo.com - October 12 at 9:39 AM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Castilla-La Mancha and CEOE-CEPYME Guadalajara sign a new collaboration agreement (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 11 at 4:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGas Natural downgraded by Wunderlich (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 11 at 4:54 PM
News IconBlog Coverage Gas Natural to be Acquired in a 196 Million Dollar Deal (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
news.investornetwork.com - October 11 at 4:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoGas Natural, Inc.: Strong price momentum but will it sustain? (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.capitalcube.com - October 11 at 4:54 PM
4-traders.com logoBUYINS.NET: EGAS SqueezeTrigger Price is $9.97. There is $959,415 That Short Sellers Still Need To Cover. (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.4-traders.com - October 10 at 4:34 PM
News IconGas Natural (EGAS) up Sharply After First Reserve Bid (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.investorguide.com - October 10 at 4:34 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSHAREHOLDER ALERT: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of an Investigation Concerning Whether the Sale of Gas Natural Inc. to First Reserve for $13.10 Per Share is Fair to Shareholders -- EGAS (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 4:34 PM
News IconDeere & Company (DE), Gas Natural Inc. (EGAS) & More: Why These Stocks are Trending Today (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
feedproxy.google.com - October 10 at 1:06 PM
News IconFirst Reserve to buy Gas Natural for $196 mln (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.pehub.com - October 10 at 9:32 AM
streetinsider.com logoGas Natural (EGAS) to be Acquired by First Reserve for $13.10/Share (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.streetinsider.com - October 10 at 9:32 AM
marketwatch.com logoGas Natural's stock rockets after $196 million buyout deal (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.marketwatch.com - October 10 at 9:32 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-Gas Natural signs merger agreement with First Reserve Energy Infrastructure for about $196 mln (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
feeds.reuters.com - October 10 at 8:11 AM
publicnow.com logoTecogen Sells Chillers to Gas Natural Fenosa (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 6 at 4:44 PM
publicnow.com logoSalvador Gabarró appointed Honorary President of Gas Natural Fenosa (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 4 at 4:42 PM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa promotes entrepreneurial talent and innovation at Spin 2016 in Santiago de Compostela (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 4 at 4:42 PM
publicnow.com logoEnergytruck, a touring exhibition from the Gas Natural Fenosa Foundation’s Gas Museum, reaches Palencia (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 4 at 4:42 PM
publicnow.com logo03/10/2016 - ENEVA concludes transaction with Parnaíba Gás Natural shareholders (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 4 at 9:39 AM
publicnow.com logoThe Gas Natural Fenosa Foundation offers SMEs in Alicante a free tool for improving their online business performance. (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - October 3 at 9:31 AM
publicnow.com logoGas Natural Fenosa renews natural gas supply contract with Valladolid City Council (NYSEMKT:EGAS)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 9:53 AM

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What is Gas Natural's stock symbol?

Gas Natural trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)MKT under the ticker symbol "EGAS."

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

Gas Natural declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 16th will be given a dividend of $0.075 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $0.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.37%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 14th.

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

1 equities research analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Gas Natural's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.50 to $9.50. On average, they expect Gas Natural's stock price to reach $9.50 in the next year.

When will Gas Natural announce their earnings?

Gas Natural is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, March, 13th 2017.

Who owns Gas Natural stock?

Gas Natural's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.27%), Gabelli Funds LLC (2.25%), Franklin Resources Inc. (2.16%), CNH Partners LLC (1.52%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.42%) and Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (0.96%). Company insiders that own Gas Natural stock include James E Sprague, Michael R Winter and Robert B Johnston.

Who sold Gas Natural stock? Who is selling Gas Natural stock?

Gas Natural's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Stockman Wealth Management Inc. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP.

Who bought Gas Natural stock? Who is buying Gas Natural stock?

Gas Natural's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Gabelli Funds LLC, CNH Partners LLC, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, GABELLI & Co INVESTMENT ADVISERS INC., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Highland Capital Management LP, Ancora Advisors LLC and Franklin Resources Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Gas Natural stock in the last two years include James E Sprague, Michael R Winter and Robert B Johnston.

How do I buy Gas Natural stock?

Shares of Gas Natural 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 Gas Natural stock cost?

One share of Gas Natural stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.65.


Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff