Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (SWX): Price and Financial Metrics

Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (SWX): $63.79

-1.38 (-2.12%)

POWR Rating

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  • SWX scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 66.4% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for SWX is in Stability, which has been heading down over the past 163 days.
  • SWX ranks lowest in Growth; there it ranks in the 22nd percentile.

SWX Stock Summary

  • SWX's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 928.59 -- higher than 96.98% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • Of note is the ratio of Southwest Gas Holdings Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 0.43% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The volatility of Southwest Gas Holdings Inc's share price is greater than that of merely 2.56% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Southwest Gas Holdings Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be ALE, PNW, HEP, AHH, and PEB.
  • Visit SWX's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

SWX Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Utilities stock, SWX's price/sales ratio is 42.86% lower, now standing at 1.2.
  • Over the past 243 months, SWX's price/sales ratio has gone up 0.7.
  • Over the past 243 months, SWX's price/earnings ratio has gone up 0.6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for SWX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
SWX 2021-09-01 1.2 1.5 16.0 16.7
SWX 2021-08-31 1.2 1.5 15.7 16.5
SWX 2021-08-30 1.2 1.5 15.7 16.5
SWX 2021-08-27 1.2 1.4 15.5 16.4
SWX 2021-08-26 1.2 1.4 15.2 16.2
SWX 2021-08-25 1.2 1.4 15.5 16.3

SWX Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 0.26%.
  • Its year over year price growth rate is now at -2.69%.
  • Its 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 59.58%.
SWX's revenue has moved up $343,170,000 over the prior 15 months.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-09-30 3,510.104 189.783 234.38
2021-06-30 3,412.634 252.297 264.229
2021-03-31 3,348.46 302.057 277.075
2020-12-31 3,298.873 626.08 232.324
2020-09-30 3,232.93 609.704 220.498
2020-06-30 3,166.934 597.096 207.578

SWX'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.
  • SWX has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 45.71% of graded US stocks.
  • SWX's asset turnover comes in at 0.389 -- ranking 17th of 105 Utilities stocks.
  • ATO, SJW, and SO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with SWX.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.389 0.230 0.042
2021-03-31 0.388 0.235 0.045
2020-12-31 0.392 0.229 0.041
2020-09-30 0.390 0.227 0.041
2020-06-30 0.389 0.225 0.040
2020-03-31 0.393 0.222 0.039

SWX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of SWX, see our SWX 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 $72.50 Average Broker Recommendation 1.79 (Moderate Buy)

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SWX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $63.79 52-week high $73.54
Prev. close $65.17 52-week low $57.00
Day low $63.63 Volume 372,100
Day high $66.17 Avg. volume 226,407
50-day MA $68.67 Dividend yield 3.73%
200-day MA $68.82 Market Cap 3.85B

Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (SWX) Company Bio

Southwest Gas Corporation purchases, distributes, and transports natural gas in Arizona, Nevada, and California. The company was founded in 1931 and is based in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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Latest SWX News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about Southwest Gas Holdings Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate SWX as an investment opportunity.

Southwest Gas (SWX) Expands Customer Base in Graham County

Southwest Gas (SWX) to add 5,300 customers of Graham County to its existing customer base on Jan 18, following the approval of Arizona Corporation Commission.

Yahoo | January 17, 2022

Southwest Gas Proud To Expand its Service Territory in Graham County

With approval from the Arizona Corporation Commission, the transition of the natural gas service provider for customers in Graham County from Graham County Utilities Inc. (GCU) to Southwest Gas is set to formally begin Jan. 18. Southwest Gas is excited to welcome customers from GCU and is committed to making the transition a seamless experience.

Yahoo | January 14, 2022

UGI to Buy Stonehenge to Boost Base in Appalachian Basin

UGI enters into an agreement to buy Stonehenge Appalachia for $190 million. The deal will expand its presence in the Appalachian Basin.

Yahoo | January 6, 2022

Nevada utility overcomes Carl Icahn opposition, closes pipeline deal

The $1.5 billion cash deal brings new owners to the natural gas pipeline and storage assets in northwest Colorado and the region.

Yahoo | January 3, 2022

Southwest Gas Holdings Completes Acquisition of Questar Pipeline From Dominion Energy

Effective today, Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SWX) has completed the acquisition of Dominion Energy Quester Pipeline, LLC, and its subsidiaries and certain affiliates (collectively "Questar Pipeline Entities"). Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. has also created a new subsidiary named MountainWest Pipelines Holding Company (MountainWest) that owns the Questar Pipeline Entities. The Questar Pipeline Entities will be rebranded under the MountainWest brand during the first half of 2022.

Yahoo | December 31, 2021

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SWX Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo -6.98%
6-mo -7.89%
1-year 12.62%
3-year -9.38%
5-year -6.73%
YTD -8.94%
2021 19.34%
2020 -17.50%
2019 1.97%
2018 -2.32%
2017 7.58%

SWX Dividends

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Continue Researching SWX

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Southwest Gas Holdings Inc (SWX) Stock Price | Nasdaq
Southwest Gas Holdings Inc (SWX) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
Southwest Gas Holdings Inc (SWX) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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