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

Northwest Natural Holding Company (NWN): $51.10

0.32 (+0.63%)

POWR Rating

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  • NWN scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 75.59% of US stocks.
  • NWN's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • NWN ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 30th percentile.

NWN Stock Summary

  • With a one year PEG ratio of 293.01, Northwest Natural Holding Co is expected to have a higher PEG ratio (a measure of how expensive a stock is relative to its expected earnings growth) than 91.45% of US stocks.
  • Of note is the ratio of Northwest Natural Holding Co's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 0.5% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • For NWN, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by 91.31% of US equities we're observing.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Northwest Natural Holding Co are IDA, UTL, SB, NEN, and GOGL.
  • Visit NWN's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

NWN Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Utilities stock, NWN's price/sales ratio is 9.52% lower, now standing at 1.9.
  • NWN's price/sales ratio has moved up 0.8 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, NWN's price/earnings ratio has gone up 3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for NWN.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
NWN 2021-09-01 1.9 1.7 17.2 14.3
NWN 2021-08-31 1.9 1.7 17.0 14.2
NWN 2021-08-30 1.9 1.7 17.0 14.2
NWN 2021-08-27 1.9 1.7 16.9 14.2
NWN 2021-08-26 1.9 1.7 16.7 14.1
NWN 2021-08-25 1.9 1.7 17.0 14.3

NWN Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net cashflow from operations growth rate now stands at -13.33%.
  • Its 5 year revenue growth rate is now at 3.97%.
  • The year over year revenue growth rate now stands at 7.81%.
NWN's revenue has moved up $132,544,000 over the prior 34 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
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
2021-03-31 804.474 180.421 88.8
2020-12-31 773.679 146.219 76.781
2020-09-30 760.67 179.425 61.474

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 $51.10 52-week high $57.63
Prev. close $50.78 52-week low $43.07
Day low $50.00 Volume 560,650
Day high $51.43 Avg. volume 260,711
50-day MA $51.47 Dividend yield 3.8%
200-day MA $49.05 Market Cap 1.75B

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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Northwest Natural Holding GAAP EPS of $1.31 beats by $0.04, revenue of $294.09M beats by $23.97M

Northwest Natural Holding press release (NYSE:NWN): Q4 GAAP EPS of $1.31 beats by $0.04. Revenue of $294.09M (+13.0% Y/Y) beats by $23.97M. The company added more than 11,400 natural gas meters over the last 12 months equating to a 1.5% growth rate. The company initiated 2022 earnings guidance in the...

Seeking Alpha | February 25, 2022

NW Natural Holdings Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2021 Results

PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Northwest Natural Holding Company, (NYSE: NWN) (NW Natural Holdings), reported financial results and highlights including: Reported net income of $2.56 per share for 2021, an increase of $8.4 million or 11%, compared to net income of $2.30 per share from continuing operations for 2020 Added more than 11,400 natural gas meters over the last 12 months equating to a 1.5% growth rate Invested $294 million in our gas and water utility systems to support growth and gr

Business Wire | February 25, 2022

Northwest Natural Holding Company (NWN) CEO David Anderson on Q4 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

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Seeking Alpha | February 25, 2022

Northwest Natural Holding Company (NWN) Q4 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

NWN earnings call for the period ending December 31, 2021.

The Motley Fool | February 25, 2022

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Yahoo | February 25, 2022

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NWN Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo 10.41%
6-mo 13.89%
1-year -1.95%
3-year -18.59%
5-year 1.06%
YTD 6.88%
2021 10.26%
2020 -35.52%
2019 25.46%
2018 4.48%
2017 2.82%

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