Stock To Watch: Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN)


The leading market experts have placed a mean price target of $52.00 on Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) stock. This price level, which is estimated to be attained in one-year indicates the mean of stock opinions given by the companies included in the First Call survey. The renowned research firms have predicted earnings of $-0.34 a share for the upcoming quarter and $2.22 for the current fiscal. Technical View The technical analysis of Northwest Natural Gas Company C plainly substantiates that the 50-day moving average of Northwest Natural Gas Company C is $57.55, and stock is hovering 4.28 or +7.44% distant from $57.55. It is noted that the 200-day MA is $52.93, and Northwest Natural Gas Company C stock is $8.90 or +16.82% off from this point. Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) 52-week high is $62.25 and the 52-week low is $42.00. This explains if the stock moves $-0.42, it will post a 52-week high. In event of $+47.21% points decline, a 52-week low will be hit. Taking the Valuation Aspect To emphasize the valuation of Northwest Natural Gas Company C, shareholders can apply financial tool known as price-to-earnings ratio. This financial ratio assesses stock’s valuation by considering the relative expense of the stock. Following this ratio, Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) ratio came in at 27.42. The stock last ended the trading session at $61.83 and registered a market cap of $1.70B. To appraise firm’s growth, the shareholders take help of the Price-to-Earnings-Growth ratio. When a stock has a higher PEG ratio, it is suggestive of lower stock appreciation in approaching sessions. A stock comes in the group of undervalued stocks when its PEG ratio falls in between 0 and 1. Northwest Natural Gas Company (NYSE:NWN) PEG ratio is at 6.89.

1 Chart Pattern Every Investor Should Know

This little-known pattern preceded moves of 578% in ARWR, 562% in LCI, 513% in ICPT, 439% in EGRX, 408% in ADDUS and more...

Click Here to See This Now.

(Visited 5 times, 1 visits today)