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

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $48.93
  • Forecasted Upside: -8.18 %
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 5 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$53.29
▲ +0.7 (1.33%)
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Analyst Price Target for NFG

i We calculate consensus analyst ratings for stocks using the most recent rating from each Wall Street analyst that has rated a stock within the last twelve months. Each analyst's rating is normalized to a standardized rating score of 1 (sell), 2 (hold), 3 (buy) or 4 (strong buy). Analyst consensus ratings scores are calculated using the mean average of the number of normalized sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. Each stock's consensus analyst rating is derived from its calculated consensus ratings score (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). Our consensus price targets are a mean average of the most recent available price targets set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months. Our consensus ratings and consensus price targets may differ from those calculated by other firms due to differences in methodology and available data.
$48.93
▼ -8.18% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for National Fuel Gas in the last 3 months. The average price target is $48.93, with a high forecast of $52.00 and a low forecast of $45.50. The average price target represents a -8.18% upside from the last price of $53.29.

Buy

The current consensus among 7 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in National Fuel Gas. This rating has held steady since March 2020, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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11/17/2019
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2/15/2020
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5/15/2020
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8/13/2020
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11/11/2020
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2/9/2021
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4/10/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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5/10/2021

Latest Recommendations

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  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/3/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral$51.00N/A
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4/27/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Initiated CoverageNeutral$51.00Low
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9/24/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutral$45.50Medium
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8/12/2020Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageBuy$51.00High
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7/24/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower Price TargetBuy$54.00 ➝ $52.00Medium
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6/18/2020Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$47.00High
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6/1/2020Raymond JamesBoost Price TargetOutperform$48.00 ➝ $49.00Medium
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6/1/2020ArgusUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$47.00Medium
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5/7/2020Raymond JamesUpgradeMarket Perform ➝ Outperform$48.00High
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5/6/2020ScotiabankUpgradeSector Perform ➝ Sector Outperform$40.00 ➝ $44.00High
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4/28/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$49.00 ➝ $43.00High
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10/17/2019CitigroupLower Price TargetNeutral$61.00 ➝ $49.00Low
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10/15/2019Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$51.00Low
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3/18/2019US Capital AdvisorsDowngradeOverweight ➝ HoldLow
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Rating by B. Followill at US Capital Advisors
7/17/2018US Capital AdvisorsReiterated RatingOverweightMedium
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Rating by C. Crosby at US Capital Advisors
4/25/2018Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
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3/7/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral ➝ Neutral$54.00Low
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2/5/2018Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ BuyMedium
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1/2/2018SidotiUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$69.00High
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Rating by Tate Sullivan at Sidoti
12/20/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$58.00Low
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11/25/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$61.00Low
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Rating by Holly Stewart at Scotiabank
11/3/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$60.00N/A
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Rating by Holly Stewart at Scotiabank
10/12/2017SidotiInitiated CoverageNeutral ➝ Neutral$65.00N/A
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Rating by Tate Sullivan at Sidoti
10/12/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$54.00N/A
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9/1/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$52.00 ➝ $54.00Low
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8/22/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$60.00Low
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Rating by Holly Stewart at Scotiabank
7/14/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingHold$52.00Low
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7/1/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$58.00Low
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Rating by Peter Kissel at Scotiabank
4/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Hold$52.00Low
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4/10/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$58.00Medium
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Rating by Holly Stewart at Scotiabank
4/10/2017Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Underperform$66.00 ➝ $52.00High
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3/25/2017ScotiabankSet Price TargetHold$62.00Low
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Rating by Holly Stewart at Scotiabank
2/6/2017ScotiabankReiterated RatingHold$60.00N/A
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10/13/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldN/A
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10/13/2016Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ Buy$60.00 ➝ $67.00N/A
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8/10/2016BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual Weight$47.00 ➝ $61.00N/A
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7/25/2016Jefferies Financial GroupBoost Price TargetHold$59.00 ➝ $60.00N/A
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6/9/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldN/A
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Rating by Reiterated, 3 days ago Hold at Argus
(Data available from 5/10/2016 forward)
National Fuel Gas logo
National Fuel Gas Company operates as a diversified energy company. It operates through four segments: Exploration and Production, Pipeline and Storage, Gathering, and Utility. The Exploration and Production segment explores for, develops, and produces natural gas and oil in California and in the Appalachian region of the United States. As of September 30, 2020, it had proved developed and undeveloped reserves of 22,100 thousand barrels of oil and 3,325,085 million cubic feet of natural gas. The Pipeline and Storage segment provides interstate natural gas transportation and storage services through an integrated gas pipeline systems in Pennsylvania and New York; and owns and operates 31 underground natural gas storage fields. This segment also transports natural gas for National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation, as well as for other utilities, industrial companies, and power producers in New York State; and owns and operates the Empire Pipeline. The Gathering segment builds, owns, and operates natural gas processing and pipeline gathering facilities in the Appalachian region, as well as provides gathering services to Seneca Resources Company, LLC. The Utility segment sells natural gas or provides natural gas transportation services to approximately 747,000 customers in Buffalo, Niagara Falls, and Jamestown, New York; and Erie and Sharon, Pennsylvania. The company markets gas to industrial, wholesale, commercial, public authority, and residential customers primarily in western and central New York, and northwestern Pennsylvania. As of September 30, 2020, the company also owned approximately 95,000 acres of timber property; and managed approximately 2,500 additional acres of timber cutting rights. National Fuel Gas Company was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in Williamsville, New York.
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Today's Range

Now: $53.29
$52.37
$53.33

50 Day Range

MA: $50.20
$48.04
$51.38

52 Week Range

Now: $53.29
$37.87
$52.80

Volume

5,347 shs

Average Volume

443,569 shs

Market Capitalization

$4.86 billion

P/E Ratio

N/A

Dividend Yield

3.38%

Beta

0.65

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: Argus, Bank of America Co., Jefferies Financial Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Raymond James, Stifel Nicolaus, The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., and TheStreet.
View the latest analyst ratings for NFG.

What is the current price target for National Fuel Gas?

7 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for National Fuel Gas in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $48.93, suggesting a possible downside of 8.2%. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has the highest price target set, predicting NFG will reach $52.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $45.50 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 2 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings 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, New Jersey Resources, Southwest Gas, 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.