NYSE:NFG - National Fuel Gas Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $51.32
  • Forecasted Upside: -11.85 %
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$58.21
▲ +0.42 (0.73%)

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Analyst Price Target for NFG

Analyst Price Target is $51.32
▼ -11.85% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for National Fuel Gas in the last 3 months. The average price target is $51.32, with a high forecast of $51.63 and a low forecast of $51.00. The average price target represents a -11.85% upside from the last price of $58.21.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 2 investment analysts is to buy stock in National Fuel Gas. This rating changed within the last month from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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4/30/2020
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7/29/2020
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10/27/2020
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1/25/2021
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4/25/2021
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7/24/2021
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9/22/2021
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10/22/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/27/2021Raymond JamesReiterated RatingOutperform$60.00 ➝ $51.63High
4/27/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral$51.00Low
9/24/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$45.50Medium
8/12/2020Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$51.00High
7/24/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$54.00 ➝ $52.00Medium
6/18/2020Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$47.00High
6/1/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$48.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
6/1/2020ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$47.00Medium
5/7/2020Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$48.00High
5/6/2020ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Sector Outperform$40.00 ➝ $44.00High
4/28/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$49.00 ➝ $43.00High
10/17/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$61.00 ➝ $49.00Low
10/15/2019Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$51.00Low
3/18/2019US Capital AdvisorsDowngradeOverweight ➝ HoldLow
7/17/2018US Capital AdvisorsReiterated RatingOverweightMedium
4/25/2018Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
3/7/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$54.00Low
2/5/2018Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
1/2/2018SidotiUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$69.00High
12/20/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$58.00Low
11/25/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$61.00Low
11/3/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$60.00N/A
10/12/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$65.00N/A
10/12/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$54.00N/A
9/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$52.00 ➝ $54.00Low
8/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$60.00Low
7/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$52.00Low
7/1/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$58.00Low
4/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Hold$52.00Low
4/10/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$58.00Medium
4/10/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Underperform$66.00 ➝ $52.00High
3/25/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$62.00Low
2/6/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$60.00N/A
(Data available from 10/22/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.27 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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9/22/2021
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10/22/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 2 very positive mentions
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National Fuel Gas logo
National Fuel Gas Co. is a holding company, which engages in the production, gathering, transportation, distribution, and marketing of natural gas. It operates through the following segments: Exploration and Production, Pipeline and Storage, Gathering, and Utility. The Exploration and Production segment handles the exploration for and the development of natural gas and oil reserves in California and in the Appalachian region of the United States. The Pipeline and Storage segment transports and stores natural gas for utilities, natural gas marketers, exploration and production companies, and pipeline companies in the northeastern United States markets. The Gathering segment builds, owns, and operates natural gas processing and pipeline gathering facilities in the Appalachian region. The Utility segment sells natural gas to retail customers and provides natural gas transportation services in western New York and northwestern Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1820 and is headquartered in Williamsville, NY.
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Today's Range

Now: $58.21
Low: $57.70
High: $58.21

50 Day Range

MA: $52.97
Low: $50.32
High: $57.79

52 Week Range

Now: $58.21
Low: $37.87
High: $58.85

Volume

2,440 shs

Average Volume

381,778 shs

Market Capitalization

$5.31 billion

P/E Ratio

40.99

Dividend Yield

3.11%

Beta

0.72

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of National Fuel Gas?

The following sell-side analysts have issued research reports on National Fuel Gas in the last year: JPMorgan Chase & Co., Raymond James, TheStreet, and Zacks Investment Research.
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What is the current price target for National Fuel Gas?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for National Fuel Gas in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $51.32, suggesting a possible downside of 11.3%. Raymond James has the highest price target set, predicting NFG will reach $51.63 in the next twelve months. JPMorgan Chase & Co. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $51.00 for National Fuel Gas in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for National Fuel Gas?

National Fuel Gas currently has 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe NFG will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of National Fuel Gas.
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What other companies compete with National Fuel Gas?

Other companies that are similar to National Fuel Gas include ONEOK, Atmos Energy, UGI, Southwest Gas, New Jersey Resources, South Jersey Industries, Chesapeake Utilities and Northwest Natural.

How do I contact National Fuel Gas' investor relations team?

National Fuel Gas' physical mailing address is 6363 Main Street, Williamsville NY, 14221. The oil and gas producer's listed phone number is (716) 857-7000 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for National Fuel Gas is www.nationalfuelgas.com.