National Fuel Gas Company (NFG) has risen sharply, recording gains of 1.38% in the past 4 weeks. However, the stock has corrected -1.53% in the past 1 week, providing a good buying opportunity on dips. On a relative basis, the stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by 1.59% in the past 4 weeks, but has underperformed the S&P 500 in the past 1 week.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week The stock has recorded a twenty day Moving Average of 0.57% and the fifty day Moving Average is 1.76%. National Fuel Gas Company is up 3.99% in the last three month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 36.06%.
National Fuel Gas Company (NFG) : Currently there are 4 street experts covering National Fuel Gas Company (NFG) stock. The most bullish and bearish price target for the stock is $65 and $60 respectively for the short term. The average price target of all the analysts comes to $62.5. The estimated standard deviation from the target is $2.38.
National Fuel Gas Company (NYSE:NFG): On Fridays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $58.3 with an intraday high of $58.91. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $57.112. However, the stock managed to close at $57.29, a loss of 1.38% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $58.09. The total traded volume of the day was 172,646 shares.
National Fuel Gas Company is a holding company. The Company is an energy company engaged in the production, gathering, transportation, distribution and marketing of natural gas. The Company operates through five segments: Exploration and Production, including operations carried out through its subsidiary, Seneca Resources Corporation; Pipeline and Storage, including operations carried out through its subsidiaries, National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation and Empire Pipeline, Inc.; Gathering, including operations carried out through subsidiaries of National Fuel Gas Midstream Corporation; Utility, including operations are carried out by through its subsidiary, Distribution Corporation, and Energy Marketing, including operations carried out through its subsidiary, National Fuel Resources, Inc. The Company operates an integrated business, with assets centered in western New York and Pennsylvania. The Company also develops and produces oil reserves, primarily in California.