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 54695.17. Since its IPO date on the 8/10/2005, National Grid plc, NGG performance year to date is 9.06%. Today National Grid plc, NGG has gained -0.22%, with a current price of 73.58.
Ownership of the company is 3.50% for insider ownership while institutional ownership is 6.20%. The management of the company have seen the company have a payout ratio of 62.80%. Return of assets are at 4.70%, 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 1.82. While Total debt/equity is 2.09. With a profit margin of 17.10%, this is combined with a gross margin of *TBA, and operating margin of 27.00%. National Grid plc ability to meet debt levels, with a current ratio of 0.8, while the quick ratio is 0.8.
For the last year National Grid plc, NGG has seen a EPS growth of 28.70%. A performance for the year of 18.86%. The 52-week high is -1.85%, and the 52-week low is 20.63%. The average volume for National Grid plc, NGG is 147423.
With a target price of 75.1, 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 16.22 and a forward P/E of 16.25. Perhaps the more useful indicator than P/E, is PEG which has a value of 6.24. National Grid plc also has a P/S and a P/B of 2.73 and 3.08 respectively. For P/cash, National Grid plc has a value of 13.23, while it is 102.56 for P/free cash flow.
At the current price of 73.58, National Grid plc has a dividend yield of 4.31%. We see a return on equity of 20.80%.
Looking more long-term National Grid plc, is projected to get an EPS growth for the next five years of 2.60%. In the short-term an EPS growth of 5.27% 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.