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

National Fuel Gas Company (NFG): $57.26

0.14 (+0.25%)

POWR Rating

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  • NFG scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 96.89% of US stocks.
  • NFG's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • NFG's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 12.07% of US stocks).

NFG Stock Summary

  • NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO's stock had its IPO on September 1, 1987, making it an older stock than 92.34% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 0.48% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, NFG is more volatile than just 10.41% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NFG, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are MDU, ALE, NOMD, CUZ, and CPK.
  • 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/earnings ratio is 10; this is 6.38% higher than that of the median Energy stock.
  • NFG's price/sales ratio has moved up 1.5 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 2023-01-13 2.6 2.7 10.0 10.2
NFG 2023-01-12 2.6 2.7 10.0 10.2
NFG 2023-01-11 2.6 2.7 9.9 10.1
NFG 2023-01-10 2.5 2.7 9.8 10.1
NFG 2023-01-09 2.5 2.7 9.8 10.1
NFG 2023-01-06 2.5 2.7 9.8 10.1

NFG Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 0.84%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 26.03%.
  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at 33.07%.
Over the past 15 months, NFG's revenue has gone up $511,384,000.

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
2022-09-30 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
2021-06-30 1,674.662 788.749 131.14

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)

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NFG Price/Volume Stats

Current price $57.26 52-week high $75.97
Prev. close $57.12 52-week low $56.47
Day low $56.66 Volume 237,574
Day high $57.63 Avg. volume 559,513
50-day MA $62.40 Dividend yield 3.33%
200-day MA $66.95 Market Cap 5.26B

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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Yahoo | January 14, 2023

National Fuel Schedules First Quarter Fiscal 2023 Earnings Conference Call

WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- You are invited to participate in a teleconference to review National Fuel Gas Company’s (NYSE:NFG) first quarter fiscal 2023 results and hear an update on the Company and its operations. The teleconference will be held on Friday, February 3, 2023 at 11 a.m. (ET) Representing management will be David P. Bauer, President and Chief Executive Officer; Karen M. Camiolo, Treasurer and Principal Financial Officer; and Justin I. Loweth, President o

Yahoo | January 12, 2023

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NFG Price Returns

1-mo -9.54%
3-mo -14.37%
6-mo -18.07%
1-year -1.96%
3-year 47.44%
5-year 22.01%
YTD -9.54%
2022 1.87%
2021 60.66%
2020 -7.58%
2019 -5.94%
2018 -3.74%

NFG Dividends

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