NRG Energy Inc. (NYSE: NRG) is -0.65% lower on its value in year-to-date trading and has touched a low of $34.70 and a high of $47.82 in the current 52-week trading range. The question becomes, what are the chances the stock will make a comeback and enjoy potential growth. Why not look at analysts view on what the future holds for the stock. The NRG stock was last observed hovering at around $44.02 in the last trading session, with the day’s loss setting it -1.22%.
Currently trading at $42.80, the stock is 0.72% and 7.03% above its SMA20 and SMA50 respectively. However, with a daily trading volume of 1.99 million and changing -2.77% at the moment leaves the stock 7.20% off its SMA200. NRG registered 3.98% gain for a year compared to 6-month gain of 15.08%.
The stock witnessed a -0.35% loss in the last 1 month and extending the period to 3 months gives it a 15.68%, and is -1.29% down over the last 5 days. If we measure the stock’s price variations over the week and the month, we find that the volatility rates stand at 2.17% over the week and 2.14% over the month.
NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) has around 6635 employees, a market worth around $10.29B and $28.83B in sales. Current P/E ratio is 3.01 and Fwd P/E is 9.91. Profit margin for the company is 11.90%. Distance from 52-week low is 23.34% and -10.50% from its 52-week high. The company has generated returns on investments over the last 12 months (22.40%).
NRG Energy Inc. is expected to release its quarterly report on 11/10/2022.The EPS is expected to grow by 330.60% this year.
NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Top Institutional Holders
The shares outstanding are 237.00M, and float is at 233.01M with Short Float at 6.59%.
NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) Insider Activity
A total of 43 insider transactions have happened at NRG Energy Inc. (NRG) in the last six months, with sales accounting for 1 and purchases happening 42 times. The most recent transaction is an insider sale by Killinger Elizabeth R,the company’sExec VP, NRG Home. SEC filings show that Killinger Elizabeth R sold 33,000 shares of the company’s common stock on Jan 03 at a price of $42.53 per share for a total of $1.4 million. Following the sale, the insider now owns 0.11 million shares.
NRG Energy Inc. disclosed in a document filed with the SEC on Jan 03 that Gaudette Robert J (Sr VP, NRG Business) sold a total of 25,630 shares of the company’s common stock. The trade occurred on Jan 03 and was made at $42.53 per share for $1.09 million. Following the transaction, the insider now directly holds 57242.0 shares of the NRG stock.
Still, SEC filings show that on Nov 22, Moser Christopher (Exec VP, Operations) acquired 1,911 shares at an average price of $36.63 for $70000.0. The insider now directly holds 144,582 shares of NRG Energy Inc. (NRG).
NRG Energy Inc. (NRG): Who are the competitors?
The company’s main competitors (and peers) include Duke Energy Corporation (DUK) that is trading 6.02% up over the past 12 months and Exelon Corporation (EXC) that is 20.69% higher over the same period. Sempra (SRE) is 28.87% up on the 1-year trading charts.