National Fuel Gas - NFG Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: $68.00
  • Forecasted Upside: 8.89 %
  • Number of Analysts: 3
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
$62.45
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Analyst Price Target for NFG

Analyst Price Target is $68.00
▲ +8.89% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 3 analysts offering 12 month price targets for National Fuel Gas in the last 3 months. The average price target is $68.00, with a high forecast of $78.00 and a low forecast of $60.00. The average price target represents a 8.89% upside from the last price of $62.45.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 3 contributing investment analysts is to hold stock in National Fuel Gas. This rating has held steady since December 2021, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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6/15/2021
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9/13/2021
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12/12/2021
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3/12/2022
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6/10/2022
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9/8/2022
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11/7/2022
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12/7/2022

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
10/24/2022Raymond JamesLower TargetOutperform$86.00 ➝ $78.00Low
7/25/2022ScotiabankReiterated RatingAssumesLow
7/5/2022The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutral$68.00 ➝ $60.00N/A
6/10/2022Raymond JamesBoost Target$76.00 ➝ $86.00Low
4/25/2022Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$69.00 ➝ $76.00High
1/10/2022Bank of AmericaInitiated CoverageUnderperform ➝ Underperform$66.00High
10/26/2021Raymond JamesBoost TargetOutperform$62.00 ➝ $69.00Medium
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 TargetBuy$54.00 ➝ $52.00Medium
6/18/2020Stifel NicolausInitiated CoverageBuy$47.00High
6/1/2020Raymond JamesBoost 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 TargetNeutral$49.00 ➝ $43.00High
10/17/2019CitigroupLower 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
(Data available from 12/7/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.30 (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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  • 6 very positive mentions
  • 8 positive mentions
  • 0 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
5/11/2022
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 1 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 0 very negative mentions
6/10/2022
  • 3 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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7/10/2022
  • 3 very positive mentions
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  • 1 negative mentions
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8/9/2022
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9/8/2022
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  • 2 negative mentions
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10/8/2022
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  • 1 negative mentions
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11/7/2022
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12/7/2022

Current Sentiment

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  • 6 positive mentions
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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, 2021, it had proved developed and undeveloped reserves of 21,537 thousand barrels of oil and 3,723,433 million cubic feet of natural gas. The Pipeline and Storage segment provides interstate natural gas transportation and storage services through an integrated gas pipeline system in Pennsylvania and New York; and owns and operates 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 753,000 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, 2021, 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 incorporated in 1902 and is headquartered in Williamsville, New York.
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Today's Range

Now: $62.45
Low: $61.89
High: $63.48

50 Day Range

MA: $64.43
Low: $61.55
High: $67.49

52 Week Range

Now: $62.45
Low: $58.12
High: $75.97

Volume

614,165 shs

Average Volume

539,250 shs

Market Capitalization

$5.71 billion

P/E Ratio

10.17

Dividend Yield

3.02%

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: Bank of America Co., Raymond James, Scotiabank, StockNews.com, and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc..
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What is the current price target for National Fuel Gas?

3 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for National Fuel Gas in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $68.00, suggesting a possible upside of 8.9%. Raymond James has the highest price target set, predicting NFG will reach $78.00 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $60.00 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 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in NFG, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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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. Learn More about contacing National Fuel Gas investor relations.