National Fuel Gas Company (NFG): Price and Financial Metrics

National Fuel Gas Company (NFG): $52.45

1.44 (+2.82%)

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NFG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $52.45 52-week high $75.97
Prev. close $51.01 52-week low $50.25
Day low $51.25 Volume 268,929
Day high $52.60 Avg. volume 533,604
50-day MA $54.27 Dividend yield 3.7%
200-day MA $60.97 Market Cap 4.82B

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  • NFG scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 69.46% of US stocks.
  • NFG's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • NFG's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 24.17% of US stocks).

NFG Stock Summary

  • NFG's went public 35.75 years ago, making it older than 92.46% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Of note is the ratio of NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; just 0.35% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO's shareholder yield -- a measure of how much capital is returned to stockholders via dividends and buybacks -- is 11.34%, greater than the shareholder yield of 84.08% of stocks in our set.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO are NOMD, MDU, CUZ, FPAY, and PEB.
  • NFG's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO's official web site, go to

NFG Valuation Summary

  • NFG's price/sales ratio is 2.1; this is 110% higher than that of the median Energy stock.
  • NFG's price/sales ratio has moved up 1 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NFG.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NFG 2023-05-12 2.1 1.6 8.2 8.6
NFG 2023-05-11 2.1 1.6 8.2 8.6
NFG 2023-05-10 2.1 1.7 8.5 8.8
NFG 2023-05-09 2.1 1.7 8.6 8.9
NFG 2023-05-08 2.1 1.7 8.5 8.8
NFG 2023-05-05 2.1 1.7 8.6 8.9

NFG Growth Metrics

    The 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -52.92%.
  • Its year over year revenue growth rate is now at 24.66%.
  • The 2 year revenue growth rate now stands at 26.03%.
Over the past 70 months, NFG's revenue has gone up $725,684,000.

The table below shows NFG's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-12-31 2,298.349 968.377 603.317
2022-09-30 2,186.046 812.521 566.021
2022-06-30 2,106.889 773.759 494.84
2022-03-31 1,998.662 800.039 473.157
2021-12-31 1,848.057 758.293 418.265
2021-09-30 1,742.659 791.553 363.647

NFG's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • NFG has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 87.13% of graded US stocks.
  • NFG's asset turnover comes in at 0.236 -- ranking 40th of 105 Utilities stocks.
  • NJR, UTL, and USAC are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NFG.

The table below shows NFG's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.236 0.619 0.035
2021-03-31 0.227 0.606 0.028
2020-12-31 0.222 0.585 0.001
2020-09-30 0.225 0.565 0.001
2020-06-30 0.230 0.562 0.032
2020-03-31 0.242 0.558 0.036

NFG Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NFG, see our NFG price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $57.00 Average Broker Recommendation 1.67 (Moderate Buy)

National Fuel Gas Company (NFG) Company Bio

National Fuel Gas Company explores for, develops, and produces natural gas and oil reserves in California in the Appalachian region of the United States, and in Kansas. The company also sells natural gas or provides natural gas transportation services. The company was founded in 1902 and is based in Williamsville, New York.

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Latest NFG News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate NFG as an investment opportunity.

Declining Stock and Solid Fundamentals: Is The Market Wrong About National Fuel Gas Company (NYSE:NFG)?

It is hard to get excited after looking at National Fuel Gas' (NYSE:NFG) recent performance, when its stock has...

Yahoo | May 22, 2023

National Fuel Gas Company (NYSE:NFG) Shares Could Be 38% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Key Insights National Fuel Gas' estimated fair value is US$87.38 based on 2 Stage Free Cash Flow to Equity National...

Yahoo | May 8, 2023

Q2 2023 National Fuel Gas Co Earnings Call

Q2 2023 National Fuel Gas Co Earnings Call

Yahoo | May 5, 2023

National Fuel Gas (NFG) Q2 Earnings Disappoint, Sales Rise Y/Y

National Fuel Gas' (NFG) fiscal second-quarter earnings miss estimates, while revenues beat the same. The top line also increases year over year.

Yahoo | May 4, 2023

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NFG Price Returns

1-mo -0.19%
3-mo -10.04%
6-mo -16.99%
1-year -26.47%
3-year 36.60%
5-year 18.54%
YTD -16.45%
2022 1.87%
2021 60.66%
2020 -7.58%
2019 -5.94%
2018 -3.74%

NFG Dividends

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