As on October 21, 2020, NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) started slowly as it slid -1.96% to $32.53. During the day, the stock rose to $33.11 and sunk to $32.48 before settling in for the price of $33.18 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, NRG posted a 52-week range of $19.54-$41.78.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Utilities sector firm’s annual sales growth was -9.10%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was 132.40%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is 944.20%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $245.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $242.06 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $8.02 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $32.53, while the 200-day Moving Average is $33.30.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 4577 employees. It has generated 2,117,326 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 899,497. The stock had 9.46 Receivables turnover and 0.84 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +20.25, operating margin was +11.64 and Pretax Margin of +8.11.
NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Ownership Facts and Figures
Another important factor to analyze is how key investors are playing towards the stock of the Utilities – Independent Power Producers industry. NRG Energy Inc.’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.80%, in contrast to 99.10% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jan 06, this organization’s Exec VP, Retail sold 52,500 shares at the rate of 37.77, making the entire transaction reach 1,982,952 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 128,824. Preceding that transaction, on Jan 06, Company’s SVP & General Counsel sold 18,500 for 37.76, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 698,560. This particular insider is now the holder of 28,775 in total.
NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Earnings and Revenue Records
If we go through the results of last quarter, which was made public on 6/29/2020, the company posted $1.27 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, besting the agreed prediction (set at $1.17) by $0.1. This company achieved a net margin of +42.48 while generating a return on equity of 1,941.98. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.7 per share during the current fiscal year.
NRG Energy Inc.’s EPS increase for this current 12-month fiscal period is 944.20% and is forecasted to reach 4.34 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -12.80% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the 132.40% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for NRG Energy Inc. (NRG). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 1.20. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.83. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $1.92, and its Beta score is 1.10. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 0.85. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 6.27.
In the same vein, NRG’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 16.95, a figure that is expected to reach 1.21 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 4.34 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of NRG Energy Inc. (NRG)
Through scrutinizing the latest numbers posted by the [NRG Energy Inc., NRG], it can be observed that its last 5-days Average volume of 1.98 million was lower the volume of 2.72 million, it posted the year before. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 49.93% While, its Average True Range was 0.82.
Raw Stochastic average of NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 42.89%, which indicates a major fall in contrast to 57.98% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 20.42% that was lower than 26.46% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.