NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR): Price and Financial Metrics

NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR): $44.15

0.49 (+1.12%)

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  • Growth is the dimension where NJR ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 97.3% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for NJR is in Momentum, which has been heading down over the past 31 weeks.
  • NJR's current lowest rank is in the Momentum metric (where it is better than 13.94% of US stocks).

NJR Stock Summary

  • New Jersey Resources Corp's stock had its IPO on December 30, 1987, making it an older stock than 89.72% of US equities in our set.
  • Of note is the ratio of New Jersey Resources Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 0.48% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For NJR, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 95.21% of US equities we're observing.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to New Jersey Resources Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be FRO, TGH, AL, SVC, and WLKP.
  • NJR's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit New Jersey Resources Corp's official web site, go to

NJR Valuation Summary

  • NJR's price/sales ratio is 2.2; this is 10% higher than that of the median Utilities stock.
  • Over the past 243 months, NJR's price/sales ratio has gone up $1.8.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NJR.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NJR 2017-06-15 1.7 2.9 23.3 22.1
NJR 2013-11-29 0.6 2.2 16.7 16.4
NJR 2011-08-12 0.6 2.3 16.5 13.0
NJR 2009-07-31 0.5 2.1 13.7 9.5
NJR 2003-02-21 0.4 2.3 14.3 11.8
NJR 2002-10-15 0.5 2.3 14.9 12.0

NJR Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NJR, see our NJR 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 $44.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.56 (Moderate Buy)

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NJR Price/Volume Stats

Current price $44.15 52-week high $44.22
Prev. close $43.66 52-week low $25.87
Day low $43.51 Volume 457,100
Day high $44.22 Avg. volume 537,658
50-day MA $42.45 Dividend yield 3.01%
200-day MA $36.20 Market Cap 4.25B

NewJersey Resources Corporation (NJR) Company Bio

New Jersey Resources is an energy services holding company that provides retail and wholesale energy services to customers primarily in the Gulf Coast, Mid-Continent, Appalachian, Northeastern, and Western market areas of the United States, as well as Canada. The company was founded in 1922 and is based in Wall, New Jersey.

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Latest NJR News From Around the Web

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Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does New Jersey Resources (NJR) have what it takes? Let's find out.

Yahoo | June 8, 2021

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Yahoo | June 4, 2021

Reasons to Add New Jersey Resources (NJR) to Your Portfolio

New Jersey Resources' (NJR) strong investment plans, rising estimates and focus on lowering emissions make it a smart choice for investment in the gas supply space.

Yahoo | June 2, 2021

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NJR Price Returns

1-mo 2.27%
3-mo 4.90%
6-mo 26.28%
1-year 45.35%
3-year 16.50%
5-year 37.30%
YTD 25.17%
2020 -16.86%
2019 0.13%
2018 16.57%
2017 16.18%
2016 10.72%

NJR Dividends

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New Jersey Resources Corp (NJR) Stock Price | Nasdaq
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