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U.S. Gas Utilities Industry Analysis

UpdatedDec 07, 2021
DataAggregated Company Financials
  • 7D5.5%
  • 3M-6.1%
  • 1Y2.7%
  • YTD4.5%

Over the last 7 days, the Gas Utilities industry has risen 5.5%, driven by gains in UGI and Atmos Energy of 8.0% and 5.0%, respectively. Despite this gain, the industry's performance has been flat over the past year.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the U.S. Gas Utilities Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Thu, 09 Dec 2021US$56.2bUS$30.8bUS$3.8b18.2x
Sat, 06 Nov 2021US$55.6bUS$30.0bUS$3.1b18x
Mon, 04 Oct 2021US$47.2bUS$27.3bUS$3.1b17x
Wed, 01 Sep 2021US$50.8bUS$27.5bUS$3.1b18.9x
Thu, 08 Jul 2021US$50.4bUS$27.5bUS$3.1b18.7x
Wed, 31 Mar 2021US$49.0bUS$26.6bUS$3.1b17.6x
Sat, 02 Jan 2021US$44.3bUS$24.8bUS$2.3b17.2x
Tue, 06 Oct 2020US$41.3bUS$25.0bUS$2.1b17.2x
Fri, 10 Jul 2020US$43.9bUS$25.1bUS$2.1b20.5x
Thu, 02 Apr 2020US$43.3bUS$25.4bUS$2.0b21.8x
Sun, 05 Jan 2020US$53.7bUS$26.8bUS$2.3b23.6x
Wed, 09 Oct 2019US$55.5bUS$27.4bUS$2.1b25.8x
Tue, 02 Jul 2019US$53.5bUS$27.7bUS$2.2b25.1x
Fri, 05 Apr 2019US$53.1bUS$27.9bUS$2.2b23x
Mon, 07 Jan 2019US$48.2bUS$28.2bUS$2.1b22.8x
PE Ratio


Total Market Cap: US$48.2bTotal Earnings: US$2.1bTotal Revenue: US$28.2b0%0%0%3 Year10 Year

Current Industry PE: Investors are relatively neutral on the industry at the moment, considering it's trading close to its 3-year average PE ratio of 20.9x. It appears they believe that earnings will grow in-line with historical growth rates.

Past Earnings Growth: The earnings for companies in the Gas Utilities industry have grown 21% per year over the last three years, and revenues for these companies have grown 3.0% per year. This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Trends

Which industries have driven the changes within the U.S. Gas Utilities industry?

Gas Utilities5.46%

Industry PE: Investors are most optimistic about the Gas Utilities industry even though it's trading below its 3-year average PE ratio of 20.9x. However analysts are expecting annual earnings growth of 6.7%, which is lower than the prior year's growth of 13% per year. So the market might believe that analysts are underestimating future growth.

Forecasted Growth: Analysts are most optimistic on the Gas Utilities industry, expecting annual earnings growth of 6.7% over the next 5 years. However this is lower than its past earnings growth rate of 13% per year.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

UGI UGI8.0%+US$686.2m25.4%PE6.4x
ATO Atmos Energy5.0%+US$603.9m-2.8%PE18.9x
NFG National Fuel Gas7.0%+US$366.6m47.0%PE15.5x
NJR New Jersey Resources7.7%+US$273.5m18.2%PE32.3x
OGS ONE Gas7.4%+US$258.8m-11.7%PE18.3x
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