National Grid plc, NGG is in the exchange NYSE and its industry is Gas Utilities in the sector of Utilities. Based in United Kingdom, National Grid plc, NGG has a market cap of 44309.8. Since its IPO date on the 8/10/2005, National Grid plc, NGG performance year to date is -12.33%. Today National Grid plc, NGG has gained -0.81%, with a current price of 57.86.
Ownership of the company is 3.50% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 6.00%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 79.70%. Return of assets are at 3.50%, with return on investment at 8.70%.
In terms of debt levels and profit levels, National Grid plc, NGG is seeing a long-term debt/equity of 2.24. While Total debt/equity is 2.57. With a profit margin of 13.20%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 21.40%. National Grid plc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.7, while the quick ratio is 0.7.
For the last year National Grid plc, NGG has seen a EPS growth of 28.70%. A performance for the year of -12.22%. The 52-week high is -21.57%, and the 52-week low is 1.57%. The average volume for National Grid plc, NGG is 174597.
With a target price of 71.03, can National Grid plc, NGG reach this target? Looking at the value indicators of National Grid plc, NGG. National Grid plc has a P/E of 17.26 and a forward P/E of 13.27. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 9.08. National Grid plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.3 and 2.81 respectively. For P/cash, National Grid plc has a value of 10.43, while it is *TBA for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 57.86, National Grid plc has a dividend yield of 7.06%. We see a return on equity of 16.30%.
Looking more long-term National Grid plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 1.90%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 5.07% in the next year is forecasted. This is after a EPS growth of 28.70% for this year and for the last five years a 2.40% growth has been seen.