NorthWestern Corporation (NWE): Price and Financial Metrics

NorthWestern Corporation (NWE)

Today's Latest Price: $50.90 USD

0.09 (0.18%)

Updated Oct 20 4:00pm

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Overall POWR Rating

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Industry Rank:

Ranked of 61 in Utilities - Domestic

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NWE Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of Northwestern Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; 25.76% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For NWE, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 74.19% of US equities we're observing.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, NWE is more volatile than 31.86% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NWE, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are AWR, SHO, POR, SATS, and LILA.
  • NWE's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Northwestern Corp's official web site, go to

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NWE Price/Volume Stats

Current price $50.90 52-week high $80.52
Prev. close $50.81 52-week low $45.06
Day low $50.35 Volume 158,000
Day high $51.37 Avg. volume 366,439
50-day MA $51.54 Dividend yield 4.72%
200-day MA $59.87 Market Cap 2.57B

NorthWestern Corporation (NWE) Company Bio

Northwestern Corporation provides electricity and natural gas to residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Montana, South Dakota, and Nebraska. The company was founded in 1923 and is based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

NWE Price Forecast Based on DCF Valuation

Current PriceDCF Fair Value Target: Forecasted Gain:
$50.90$4.14 -92%

The table below illustrates the output of a discounted cash flow forecast using a variety of scenarios for Northwestern Corp. To summarize, we found that Northwestern Corp ranked in the 9th percentile in terms of potential gain offered. Our DCF analysis suggests the stock is overvalued by about 92%. In terms of the factors that were most noteworthy in this DCF analysis for NWE, they are:

  • Northwestern Corp's weighted average cost of capital (WACC) is 8%; for context, that number is higher than merely 22.13% of tickers in our DCF set.
  • As a business, Northwestern Corp experienced a tax rate of about 0% over the past twelve months; relative to its sector (Utilities), this tax rate is higher than only 0% of stocks generating free cash flow.

Terminal Growth Rate in Free Cash FlowReturn Relative to Current Share Price

For other companies in the Utilities that have a similar discounted cashflow valuation profile (and ensuing price forecasts) as NWE, try HNP, ENIA, PEG, AQN, and EVRG.

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NorthWestern (NWE) Presents At NYSE Virtual Investor Conference - Slideshow

The following slide deck was published by NorthWestern Corporation in conjunction with this event....

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | September 23, 2020

Registration - Sidoti's 2020 Fall Virtual Investor Conference is Open Now

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Yahoo | July 31, 2020

Registration - Sidoti's 2020 Fall Virtual Investor Conference is Now Open.

Our Biannual Investor Conference has become a leading forum for small-cap companies to interface with investors specifically interested in the small-cap equities.

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

NorthWestern Corp (NWE) Q2 2020 Earnings Call Transcript

At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to NorthWestern's Investor Relations Officer, Travis Meyer. Joining us on the call today are Bob Rowe, President and Chief Executive Officer; Brian Bird, Chief Financial Officer, and we have several other members of the management team in the room with us to address your questions if needed. Before I turn the call over for us to begin, please note this company's press release, this presentation, comments by presenters and responses to your questions may contain forward-looking statements and non-GAAP financial information.

Yahoo | July 30, 2020

NorthWestern to Host Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results Conference Call and Webcast

NorthWestern Corporation d/b/a NorthWestern Energy (NYSE: NWE) today announced that it will host an investor conference call and webcast on Wednesday, July 29, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern time to review its financial results for the quarter ending June 30, 2020. The Company also plans to issue a news release detailing its second quarter financial results the evening of July 28, 2020, after the NYSE close.

Yahoo | July 6, 2020

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NWE Price Returns

1-mo 4.05%
3-mo -5.93%
6-mo -8.33%
1-year -29.25%
3-year -3.14%
5-year 9.40%
YTD -26.73%
2019 24.50%
2018 3.52%
2017 8.74%
2016 8.45%
2015 -0.45%

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