National Fuel Gas Co. (NYSE:NFG) had declared a cash dividend of $0.4050 on Jun 9, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on Jun 28, 2016 and the record date has been fixed for Jun 30, 2016. On Jun 9, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be 2.8632%. The dividend payable date has been fixed on Jul 15, 2016.
In a different note, On Apr 18, 2016, Jefferies said it Downgrades its rating on National Fuel Gas Co.. The shares have been rated ‘Hold’ by the firm.
National Fuel Gas Co. (NFG) shares turned negative on Wednesdays trading session with the shares closing down -0.31 points or -0.56% at a volume of 2,10,091. The pessimistic mood was evident in the company shares which never went considerably beyond the level of $55.65. The peak price level was also seen at $55.65 while the days lowest was $55.07. Finally the shares closed at $55.2. The 52-week high of the shares is $62.5 while the 52-week low is $37.03. According to the latest information available, the market cap of the company is $4,688 M.
National Fuel Gas Co.(NFG) last announced its earnings results on Apr 28, 2016 for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2.Company reported revenue of $449.13M. Analysts had an estimated revenue of $631.52M. Earnings per share were $0.97. Analysts had estimated an EPS of $0.96.
Several Insider Transactions has been reported to the SEC. On Mar 21, 2016, John R Pustulka (Chief Operating Officer) sold 9,600 shares at $50.31 per share price.Also, On Mar 10, 2016, David F Smith (director) sold 45,000 shares at $48.23 per share price.On Dec 23, 2015, Anna Marie Cellino (President – NFG Dist. Corp.) sold 10,360 shares at $41.69 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
National Fuel Gas Company is a holding company. The Company is an energy company engaged in the production gathering transportation distribution and marketing of natural gas. The Company operates through five segments: Exploration and Production including operations carried out through its subsidiary Seneca Resources Corporation; Pipeline and Storage including operations carried out through its subsidiaries National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation and Empire Pipeline Inc.; Gathering including operations carried out through subsidiaries of National Fuel Gas Midstream Corporation; Utility including operations are carried out by through its subsidiary Distribution Corporation and Energy Marketing including operations carried out through its subsidiary National Fuel Resources Inc. The Company operates an integrated business with assets centered in western New York and Pennsylvania. The Company also develops and produces oil reserves primarily in California.