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Northwestern Corp. (NWE)
NWE nasdaq
United States

Northwestern Stock Analysis & Ratings

Northwestern Stock Analysis Overview

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The Northwestern stock analysis is based on the TipRanks Smart Score which is derived from 8 unique data sets including Analyst recommendations, Crowd Wisdom, Hedge Fund Activity, Media Sentiment and multiple Technical stock factors. The Smart Score is a quantitative, data-driven rating system and does not include human intervention.

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NWE Stock Stats

Previous Close$56.85
Bid56.58 x 300
Ask59.03 x 100
Today’s Range$0 - $0
52-Week Range$50.35 - $70.80
Average Volume268.41K
Market Cap$2.93B
P/E Ratio15.9
Earnings DateOct 24, 2021
Dividend & Yield2.48 (4.3%)
Ex-Dividend DateSep 14, 2021

Company Description

Northwestern Corp.

NorthWestern Corp. engages in generating and distributing electricity and natural gas. It operates through the following segments: Electric Utility Operations, Natural Gas Operations, and All Other. The Electric Utility Operations segment includes generation, transmission, and distribution of electric utility business as a vertically integrated generation transmission and distribution utility. The Natural Gas Operations segment comprises production, storage, transmission, and distribution of natural gas. The All Other segment consists of unallocated corporate costs. The company was founded in November 1923 and is headquartered in Sioux Falls, SD.
Utilities - Regulated
Robert C. Rowe
3010 West 69th Street, Sioux Falls, SD, 57108, US


P/E Ratio Range

The price to earnings ratio. This is used by investors to assess a stock’s market price relative to its earnings.


What was Northwestern’s price range in the past 12 months?
Northwestern lowest stock price was $50.35 and its highest was $70.80 in the past 12 months.
    What is Northwestern’s market cap?
    Northwestern’s market cap is $2.93B.
      What is Northwestern’s price target?
      The average price target for Northwestern is $71.50. This is based on 2 Wall Streets Analysts 12-month price targets, issued in the past 3 months.
      The highest analyst price target is $72.00 ,the lowest forecast is $71.00. The average price target represents 25.77% Increase from the current price of $56.85.
        What do analysts say about Northwestern?
        Northwestern’s analyst rating consensus is a ‘Moderate Buy. This is based on the ratings of 2 Wall Streets Analysts.
          When is Northwestern’s upcoming earnings report date?
          Northwestern’s upcoming earnings report date is Oct 24, 2021 which is in 4 days.
            How were Northwestern’s earnings last quarter?
            Northwestern released its earnings results on Jul 27, 2021. The company reported $0.728 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.458 by $0.27.
              Is Northwestern overvalued?
              According to Wall Street analysts Northwestern’s price is currently Undervalued.
                Does Northwestern pay dividends?
                Northwestern pays a Quarterly dividend of $0.62 which represents an annual dividend yield of 4.3%. Northwestern’s last Quarterly dividend payment was on Sep 30, 2021. Northwestern’s upcoming ex-dividend date is Sep 14, 2021
                  What is Northwestern’s EPS estimate?
                  Northwestern’s EPS estimate for its next earnings report is not yet available.
                  How many shares outstanding does Northwestern have?
                  Northwestern has 51,560,000 shares outstanding.
                    What happened to Northwestern’s price movement after its last earnings report?
                    Northwestern reported an EPS of $0.728 in its last earnings report, beating expectations of $0.458. Following the earnings report the stock price went up 1.435%.
                      Which hedge fund is a major shareholder of Northwestern?
                      Among the largest hedge funds holding Northwestern’s share is Gamco Investors, Inc. ET AL. It holds Northwestern’s shares valued at 17M.

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