Northwest Natural Holding Company (NWN): Price and Financial Metrics

Northwest Natural Holding Company (NWN): $49.59

-0.02 (-0.04%)

POWR Rating

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  • Momentum is the dimension where NWN ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 89.73% of US stocks.
  • NWN's strongest trending metric is Stability; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • NWN's current lowest rank is in the Quality metric (where it is better than 10.89% of US stocks).

NWN Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of NORTHWEST NATURAL HOLDING CO's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; just 0.53% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for NORTHWEST NATURAL HOLDING CO is higher than it is for about 91.92% of US stocks.
  • In terms of volatility of its share price, NWN is more volatile than merely 10.89% of stocks we're observing.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to NWN, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are PNW, EVRG, SWX, KNOP, and VNOM.
  • NWN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit NORTHWEST NATURAL HOLDING CO's official web site, go to

NWN Valuation Summary

  • NWN's price/earnings ratio is 21.1; this is 3.94% higher than that of the median Utilities stock.
  • NWN's EV/EBIT ratio has moved up 5.2 over the prior 243 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NWN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NWN 2022-11-14 1.7 1.4 21.1 15.3
NWN 2022-11-11 1.7 1.4 21.0 15.2
NWN 2022-11-10 1.7 1.4 20.9 15.2
NWN 2022-11-09 1.7 1.4 20.2 14.9
NWN 2022-11-08 1.6 1.4 19.8 14.8
NWN 2022-11-07 1.7 1.3 20.1 14.4

NWN Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -17.06%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -15.1%.
  • The 2 year price growth rate now stands at -24.55%.
NWN's revenue has moved up $238,299,000 over the prior 52 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 956.19 125.731 78.895
2022-06-30 940.798 143.777 77.827
2022-03-31 894.755 145.466 75.388
2021-12-31 860.4 141.494 78.666
2021-09-30 826.583 179.403 90.185
2021-06-30 818.42 180.954 92.928

NWN'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.
  • NWN has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 40.41% of graded US stocks.
  • NWN's asset turnover comes in at 0.219 -- ranking 50th of 105 Utilities stocks.
  • WEC, ES, and RGCO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with NWN.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.219 0.403 0.046
2021-03-31 0.218 0.402 0.046
2020-12-31 0.206 0.388 0.041
2020-09-30 0.207 0.374 0.037
2020-06-30 0.213 0.374 0.038
2020-03-31 0.218 0.378 0.041

NWN Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of NWN, see our NWN 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 $56.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.88 (Hold)

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NWN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $49.59 52-week high $57.63
Prev. close $49.61 52-week low $42.37
Day low $49.59 Volume 93,800
Day high $50.23 Avg. volume 235,495
50-day MA $46.41 Dividend yield 3.91%
200-day MA $50.31 Market Cap 1.74B

Northwest Natural Holding Company (NWN) Company Bio

Northwest Natural Gas Company stores and distributes natural gas in the United States. The local gas distribution business, referred to as the utility segment, serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Oregon and southwest Washington; and the gas storage business, referred to as the gas storage segment, provides storage services for utilities, gas marketers, electric generators and industrial users from storage facilities located in Oregon and California. The company was founded in 1859 and is based in Portland, Oregon.

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Below are the latest news stories about NORTHWEST NATURAL HOLDING CO that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate NWN as an investment opportunity.

Has Northwest Natural (NWN) Outpaced Other Utilities Stocks This Year?

Here is how Northwest Natural (NWN) and PG&E (PCG) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

Yahoo | November 22, 2022

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MDU Resources (MDU) continues to reward its shareholders with annual dividend hikes. Strong demand and expanding operations will allow MDU's management to approve dividend hikes in the future.

Yahoo | November 22, 2022

1 High-Yield Dividend Stock You Could Hold for Years

In such times, investors turn to dividend stocks because of the stabilizing impact they have on a portfolio. Over the past 50 years, 84% of the S&P 500's total return is a result of dividends and compounding. Data from Hartford Funds shows that, going all the way back to 1930, there has never been a single decade when dividend stocks in the index lost money.

Yahoo | November 20, 2022

These 3 Dividend Energy Stocks Can Help Protect Against High Inflation

National Fuel Gas is a vertically integrated natural gas company. from its upstream segment (exploration & production) while its midstream segment (gathering and storage) and its utility segment generate 36% and 15% of the earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization of the company, respectively. National Fuel Gas proved much more resilient than most energy companies during the coronavirus crisis.

Yahoo | November 12, 2022

Maxim Group Sticks to Its Buy Rating for Northwest Gas (NWN)

In a report released yesterday, Tate Sullivan from Maxim Group maintained a Buy rating on Northwest Gas (NWN - Research Report), with a price target of $62.00. The company's shares closed yesterday at $45.40.According to TipRanks, Sullivan is a 5-star analyst with an average return of 12.3% and a 38.69% success rate. Sullivan covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Euroseas, StealthGas, and Top Ships.Northwest Gas has an analyst consensus of Moderate Buy, with a price target consensus of $51.75.See today’s best-performing stocks on TipRanks >>Based on Northwest Gas' latest earnings release for the quarter ending June 30, the company reported a quarterly revenue of $194.

Christine Brown on TipRanks | November 10, 2022

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NWN Price Returns

1-mo 3.05%
3-mo 0.81%
6-mo -6.87%
1-year 16.58%
3-year -19.73%
5-year -13.30%
YTD 5.75%
2021 10.26%
2020 -35.52%
2019 25.46%
2018 4.48%
2017 2.82%

NWN Dividends

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