NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Dividends

NRG Energy Inc. (NRG): $74.75

0.16 (+0.21%)

POWR Rating

Component Grades

Momentum

D

Stability

D

Sentiment

Quality

C

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Industry: Utilities - Domestic

Industry

F

Ranked

#26 of 63

in industry

Dividend Yield and Dividend History Highlights

  • NRG's free cash flow has been growing at a compound average annual rate of 74.73% over the past 5.76 years -- higher than 92.23% of current US-listed dividend stocks.
  • As for stocks whose price is uncorrelated with NRG's price and thus may be suitable peers for a diversified dividend portfolio, check out the following: PLD, LND, ESP, SFL and WPC.
NRG Ex-Dividend Date
NRG Dividend Yield
2.24%
NRG Annual Dividend
$1.63
NRG Payout Ratio

NRG Price Forecast Based on Dividend Discount Model

Current PriceDDM Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$74.75$77.35 102.74%

A technique commonly used by dividend investors to value dividend-issuing stocks is the Dividend Discount Model (DDM), which seeks to determine a fair share price based on the dividend provided by the company relative to a number of other company-specific factors. In the case of NRG, the dividend discount model StockNews created for the company implies a positive return of 102.74%. Digging deeper, the aspects of Nrg Energy Inc's dividend discount model that we found most interesting were:

  • NRG's market cap is about 9 billion US dollars -- its dividend yield of 3.67 is greater than 84.76% of its fellow stocks in the large market cap class.
  • Beta, which compares volatilty of an individual stock to that of the S&P 500, is lower for NRG than it is for only 10.96% of other equities in the Utilities sector that also issue dividends.
  • As other dividend issuers in the Utilities sector, Nrg Energy Inc has an equity discount rate lower than only 15.07% of them.


NRG Dividend History

Ex-Dividend Date Type Payout Amount Change
2024-01-31Dividend$0.41+7.96%
2023-10-31Dividend$0.38--
2023-07-31Dividend$0.38--
2023-04-28Dividend$0.38--
2023-01-31Dividend$0.38+7.71%
2022-10-31Dividend$0.35--
2022-07-29Dividend$0.35--
2022-04-29Dividend$0.35--
2022-01-31Dividend$0.35+7.69%
2021-10-29Dividend$0.33--
2021-07-30Dividend$0.33--
2021-04-30Dividend$0.33--
2021-01-29Dividend$0.33+8.33%
2020-10-30Dividend$0.30--
2020-07-31Dividend$0.30--
2020-04-30Dividend$0.30--
2020-01-31Dividend$0.30+900.00%
2019-10-31Dividend$0.03--
2019-07-31Dividend$0.03--
2019-04-30Dividend$0.03--
2019-01-31Dividend$0.03--
2018-10-31Dividend$0.03--
2018-07-31Dividend$0.03--
2018-04-30Dividend$0.03--
2018-01-31Dividend$0.03--
2017-10-31Dividend$0.03--
2017-07-28Dividend$0.03--
2017-04-27Dividend$0.03--
2017-01-30Dividend$0.03--
2016-10-28Dividend$0.03--
2016-07-28Dividend$0.03--
2016-04-28Dividend$0.03-79.31%
2016-01-28Dividend$0.15--
2015-10-29Dividend$0.15--
2015-07-30Dividend$0.15--
2015-04-29Dividend$0.15--
2015-01-29Dividend$0.15+3.57%
2014-10-30Dividend$0.14--
2014-07-30Dividend$0.14--
2014-04-29Dividend$0.14+16.67%
2014-01-30Dividend$0.12--
2013-10-30Dividend$0.12--
2013-07-30Dividend$0.12--
2013-04-29Dividend$0.12+33.33%
2013-01-30Dividend$0.09--
2012-10-31Dividend$0.09--
2012-07-30Dividend$0.09--
2007-06-01Split


NRG Dividends vs. Peers

NRG's dividend yield currently ranks #19 of 83 vs. its peers in the Utilities - Domestic category.
Rank Symbol Name Dividend Yield
1 NJR NewJersey Resources Corporation 0.00%
2 AGR Avangrid Inc. 0.00%
3 NRGV Energy Vault Holdings, Inc. 0.00%
4 GXP Great Plains Energy Incorporated 0.00%
5 VST Vistra Energy Corp. 0.00%
6 VVC Vectren Corporation 0.00%
7 FE FirstEnergy Corp. 0.00%
8 FLNC Fluence Energy, Inc. 0.00%
9 TERP TerraForm Power, Inc. - New 0.00%
10 SCG SCANA Corporation 0.00%
11 AMPS Altus Power, Inc. 0.00%
12 HE Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. 0.00%
13 PNM PNM Resources, Inc. (Holding Co.) 0.00%
14 PNW Pinnacle West Capital Corp. 0.00%
15 WEC WEC Energy Group Inc. 0.00%
16 POR Portland General Electric Co 0.00%
17 PPL PPL Corporation 0.00%
18 HTM U.S. Geothermal Inc. 0.00%
19 NRG NRG Energy Inc. 0.00%
20 DTE DTE Energy Co. 0.00%
21 WGL WGL Holdings Inc 0.00%
22 ALE Allete, Inc. 0.00%
23 DUK Duke Energy Corp. 0.00%
24 FNEC First National Energy Corp. 0.00%
25 CMS CMS Energy Corp. 0.00%
26 SJI South Jersey Industries, Inc. 0.00%
27 BKH Black Hills Corporation 0.00%
28 EVRG Evergy Inc. 0.00%
29 CNP CenterPoint Energy Inc. 0.00%
30 CAFD 8point3 Energy Partners LP - Shares 0.00%
31 SMR NuScale Power Corporation 0.00%
32 WR Westar Energy, Inc. 0.00%
33 NWE NorthWestern Corporation 0.00%
34 NWN Northwest Natural Holding Company 0.00%
35 ED Consolidated Edison Inc. 0.00%
36 EE Excelerate Energy, Inc. 0.00%
37 CWEN Clearway Energy Inc. Cl C 0.00%
38 SO Southern Co. 0.00%
39 ARIS Aris Water Solutions Inc. 0.00%
40 CPK Chesapeake Utilities Corporation 0.00%
41 CPN Calpine Corporation 0.00%
42 XEL Xcel Energy Inc. 0.00%
43 EIX Edison International 0.00%
44 MGEE MGE Energy Inc. 0.00%
45 SRE Sempra 0.00%
46 BIPC Brookfield Infrastructure Corp. Cl A 0.00%
47 OGE OGE Energy Corp 0.00%
48 OGS ONE Gas, Inc. 0.00%
49 OKE ONEOK Inc. 0.00%
50 SPKE Spark Energy, Inc. - 0.00%
51 EGAS Gas Natural Inc. (OH) 0.00%
52 OTTR Otter Tail Corporation 0.00%
53 IDA IDACORP, Inc. 0.00%
54 SR Spire Inc. 0.00%
55 UGI UGI Corporation 0.00%
56 AT Atlantic Power Corporation Ordinary Shares (Canada) 0.00%
57 RGCO RGC Resources Inc. 0.00%
58 OEG Orbital Energy Group, Inc. 0.00%
59 ATO Atmos Energy Corp. 0.00%
60 BEPC Brookfield Renewable Corporation 0.00%
61 GLBL TerraForm Global, Inc. - 0.00%
62 LNT Alliant Energy Corp. 0.00%
63 AVA Avista Corporation 0.00%
64 LFG Archaea Energy Inc. 0.00%
65 AY Atlantica Yield plc - Ordinary Shares 0.00%
66 ES Eversource Energy 0.00%
67 PCG Pacific Gas & Electric Co. 0.00%
68 GNE Genie Energy Ltd. Class B Stock 0.00%
69 UTL UNITIL Corporation 0.00%
70 D Dominion Energy Inc. 0.00%
71 PEGI Pattern Energy Group Inc. - 0.00%
72 VIA Via Renewables Inc. 0.00%
73 ETR Entergy Corp. 0.00%
74 SWX Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. 0.00%
75 HLGN Heliogen, Inc. 0.00%
76 NEE NextEra Energy Inc. 0.00%
77 PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. 0.00%
78 AEE Ameren Corp. 0.00%
79 EXC Exelon Corp. 0.00%
80 AEP American Electric Power Co. Inc. 0.00%
81 NI NiSource Inc. 0.00%
82 AES AES Corp. 0.00%
83 CEG Constellation Energy Corp. 0.00%

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