Analysts Showing Optimistic Trends For NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)


NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG) will report its next earnings on May 02 BMO. The company reported the earnings of $-0.16/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $-0.29/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.13/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of 44.8%.

Many analysts are providing their Estimated Earnings analysis for NRG Energy, Inc. and for the current quarter 7 analysts have projected that the stock could give an Average Earnings estimate of $-0.19/share. These analysts have also projected a Low Estimate of $-0.85/share and a High Estimate of $0.48/share.

In case of Revenue Estimates, 2920000 analysts have provided their consensus Average Revenue Estimates for NRG Energy, Inc. as 3000. According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for NRG Energy, Inc. is 2.53 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 3.32 Billion. The company had Year Ago Sales of 3.23 Billion.

These analysts also forecasted Growth Estimates for the Current Quarter for NRG to be -195.8%. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of 124%. For the next 5 years, NRG Energy, Inc. is expecting Growth of 115.4% per annum, whereas in the past 5 years the growth was -11.46% per annum.

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on NRG Energy, Inc., where 6 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 5 analysts have given a Buy signal, 3 said it’s a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (These Recommendations are for the Current Month Only reported by Yahoo Finance.)

When it comes to the Analysis of a Stock, Price Target plays a vital role. Analysts reported that the Price Target for NRG Energy, Inc. might touch $26 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $20.37 and $14.5 respectively.

To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. NRG Energy, Inc. got Upgrade on 29-Mar-17 where investment firm Goldman Upgrade the stock from Neutral to Buy.

NRG Energy, Inc. closed its last trading session at $18.39 with the gain of 0.33%. The Market Capitalization of the company stands at 5.83 Billion. The Company has 52-week high of $19.07 and 52-week low of $9.82. The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -0.09% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 4.74% and 32.82% respectively. The Company Touched its 52-Week High on 04/04/17 and 52-Week Low on 11/03/16.

The Relative Volume of the company is 0.45 and Average Volume (3 months) is 6.04 million. NRG Energy, Inc. P/E (price to earnings) ratio is 0 and Forward P/E ratio of 17.12.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -2.2%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -27.1%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 0.5%.

While looking at the Stock’s Performance, NRG Energy, Inc. currently shows a Weekly Performance of -0.32%, where Monthly Performance is 3.13%, Quarterly performance is 26.6%, 6 Months performance is 64.48% and yearly performance percentage is 36.37%. Year to Date performance value (YTD perf) value is 50.76%. The Stock currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.72% and Monthly Volatility of 2.13%.