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

Northwest Natural Holding Company (NWN): $43.94

-0.37 (-0.84%)

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Industry: Utilities - Domestic




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NWN Price/Volume Stats

Current price $43.94 52-week high $54.89
Prev. close $44.31 52-week low $41.83
Day low $43.79 Volume 161,314
Day high $44.35 Avg. volume 168,229
50-day MA $46.06 Dividend yield 4.55%
200-day MA $47.27 Market Cap 1.58B

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  • Momentum is the dimension where NWN ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 70.99% of US stocks.
  • NWN's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • NWN's current lowest rank is in the Growth metric (where it is better than 3.23% 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 0.35% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For NWN, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 92.5% of US equities we're observing.
  • The volatility of NORTHWEST NATURAL HOLDING CO's share price is greater than that of merely 0.43% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to NORTHWEST NATURAL HOLDING CO are IDA, KNOP, AIRC, MGEE, and CWEN.
  • NWN's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit NORTHWEST NATURAL HOLDING CO's official web site, go to

NWN Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Utilities stock, NWN's price/sales ratio is 39.13% lower, now standing at 1.4.
  • Over the past 243 months, NWN's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.2.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NWN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NWN 2023-05-17 1.4 1.3 15.9 12.3
NWN 2023-05-16 1.4 1.3 15.6 12.2
NWN 2023-05-15 1.4 1.3 15.9 12.3
NWN 2023-05-12 1.4 1.3 16.1 12.4
NWN 2023-05-11 1.4 1.3 16.2 12.4
NWN 2023-05-10 1.5 1.3 16.4 12.5

NWN Growth Metrics

    Its 3 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -13.95%.
  • The 3 year price growth rate now stands at -29.08%.
  • Its year over year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at -19.37%.
NWN's revenue has moved up $319,592,000 over the prior 70 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
2022-12-31 1,037.353 145.191 86.303
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

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)

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.

Calculating The Intrinsic Value Of Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE:NWN)

Key Insights The projected fair value for Northwest Natural Holding is US$41.94 based on Dividend Discount Model With...

Yahoo | May 31, 2023

NW Natural Holdings and NW Natural Directors Name Justin B. Palfreyman President and Approve Senior Management Promotions

PORTLAND, Ore., May 26, 2023--The Boards of Directors of NW Natural Holding Company (NYSE: NWN) (NW Natural Holdings) and NW Natural Gas Company (NW Natural), announced they have approved a number of senior management promotions effective May 25, 2023.

Yahoo | May 26, 2023

Earnings growth of 2.2% over 3 years hasn't been enough to translate into positive returns for Northwest Natural Holding (NYSE:NWN) shareholders

Many investors define successful investing as beating the market average over the long term. But if you try your hand...

Yahoo | May 17, 2023

NW Natural Water Broadens Its Scope by Acquiring Operations & Maintenance Businesses

PORTLAND, Ore., May 09, 2023--NW Natural Water Company, LLC (NW Natural Water), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Northwest Natural Holding Company (NYSE:NWN), recently signed agreements that launch its water and wastewater services business through the acquisition of Hiland Water Corporation and King Water Company, which currently serve approximately 15,000 connections.

Yahoo | May 9, 2023

Q1 2023 Northwest Natural Holding Co Earnings Call

Q1 2023 Northwest Natural Holding Co Earnings Call

Yahoo | May 5, 2023

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NWN Price Returns

1-mo -5.10%
3-mo -2.70%
6-mo -6.54%
1-year -16.43%
3-year -23.96%
5-year -9.65%
YTD -5.79%
2022 1.49%
2021 10.26%
2020 -35.52%
2019 25.46%
2018 4.48%

NWN Dividends

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