NGS Stock Overview
Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. provides natural gas compression services and equipment to the energy industry in the United States.
No risks detected for NGS from our risk checks.
Natural Gas Services Group Competitors
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$10.04|
|52 Week High||US$15.00|
|52 Week Low||US$9.11|
|1 Month Change||-9.79%|
|3 Month Change||-5.28%|
|1 Year Change||-5.19%|
|3 Year Change||-17.97%|
|5 Year Change||-64.83%|
|Change since IPO||136.23%|
Recent News & Updates
Natural Gas Services Q2 GAAP loss per share narrows, revenue up
Natural Gas Services press release (NYSE:NGS): Q2 GAAP EPS of -$0.01 (vs. -$0.14 Y/Y). Revenue of $18.1M (+16.0% Y/Y).
Companies Like Natural Gas Services Group (NYSE:NGS) Can Afford To Invest In Growth
There's no doubt that money can be made by owning shares of unprofitable businesses. For example, although...
|NGS||US Energy Services||US Market|
Return vs Industry: NGS underperformed the US Energy Services industry which returned 8.1% over the past year.
Return vs Market: NGS exceeded the US Market which returned -21.5% over the past year.
|NGS Average Weekly Movement||7.0%|
|Energy Services Industry Average Movement||9.1%|
|Market Average Movement||6.9%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||15.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.8%|
Stable Share Price: NGS is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 7% a week.
Volatility Over Time: NGS's weekly volatility (7%) has been stable over the past year.
About the Company
Natural Gas Services Group, Inc. provides natural gas compression services and equipment to the energy industry in the United States. It fabricates, manufactures, rents, and sells natural gas compressors and related equipment. The company primarily engages in the rental of compression units that provide small, medium, and large horsepower applications for unconventional oil and natural gas production.
Natural Gas Services Group Fundamentals Summary
|NGS fundamental statistics|
Is NGS overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|NGS income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$46.74m|
Last Reported Earnings
Jun 30, 2022
Next Earnings Date
|Earnings per share (EPS)||-0.54|
|Net Profit Margin||-8.63%|
How did NGS perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
Is NGS undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?
Valuation Score 2/6
Price-To-Sales vs Peers
Price-To-Sales vs Industry
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio
Below Fair Value
Significantly Below Fair Value
Key Valuation Metric
Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for NGS?
Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.
|What is NGS's n/a Ratio?|
Price to Sales Ratio vs Peers
How does NGS's PS Ratio compare to its peers?
|NGS PS Ratio vs Peers|
|Company||PS||Estimated Growth||Market Cap|
SMHI SEACOR Marine Holdings
CCLP CSI Compressco
RNGR Ranger Energy Services
NGS Natural Gas Services Group
Price-To-Sales vs Peers: NGS is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.6x) compared to the peer average (0.5x).
Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry
How does NGS's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Energy Services Industry?
Price-To-Sales vs Industry: NGS is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Energy Services industry average (0.8x)
Price to Sales Ratio vs Fair Ratio
What is NGS's PS Ratio compared to its Fair PS Ratio? This is the expected PS Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.
|Current PS Ratio||1.6x|
|Fair PS Ratio||0.9x|
Price-To-Sales vs Fair Ratio: NGS is expensive based on its Price-To-Sales Ratio (1.6x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Sales Ratio (0.9x).
Share Price vs Fair Value
What is the Fair Price of NGS when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.
Below Fair Value: NGS ($10.04) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($44.51)
Significantly Below Fair Value: NGS is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Analyst Price Targets
What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?
Analyst Forecast: Target price is more than 20% higher than the current share price, but there are not enough analysts covering the stock to determine statistical confidence in agreement.
Discover undervalued companies
How is Natural Gas Services Group forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 2 analysts?
Future Growth Score3/6
Future Growth Score 3/6
Earnings vs Savings Rate
Earnings vs Market
High Growth Earnings
Revenue vs Market
High Growth Revenue
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: NGS is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (1.9%).
Earnings vs Market: NGS is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.
High Growth Earnings: NGS is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: NGS's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (7.6% per year).
High Growth Revenue: NGS's revenue (2.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if NGS's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
Discover growth companies
How has Natural Gas Services Group performed over the past 5 years?
Past Performance Score0/6
Past Performance Score 0/6
Growing Profit Margin
Earnings vs Industry
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: NGS is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: NGS is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: NGS is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 54% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NGS's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: NGS is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Energy Services industry (44.1%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: NGS has a negative Return on Equity (-2.87%), as it is currently unprofitable.
Discover strong past performing companies
How is Natural Gas Services Group's financial position?
Financial Health Score6/6
Financial Health Score 6/6
Short Term Liabilities
Long Term Liabilities
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: NGS's short term assets ($53.4M) exceed its short term liabilities ($21.3M).
Long Term Liabilities: NGS's short term assets ($53.4M) exceed its long term liabilities ($42.4M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: NGS is debt free.
Reducing Debt: NGS has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 0.2%.
Debt Coverage: NGS has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: NGS has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
Discover healthy companies
What is Natural Gas Services Group current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Score 0/6
Cash Flow Coverage
Dividend Yield vs Market
|Natural Gas Services Group Dividend Yield vs Market|
|Company (Natural Gas Services Group)||n/a|
|Market Bottom 25% (US)||1.7%|
|Market Top 25% (US)||4.7%|
|Industry Average (Energy Services)||2.3%|
|Analyst forecast in 3 Years (Natural Gas Services Group)||n/a|
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NGS's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NGS's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NGS's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NGS's dividend payments have been increasing.
Earnings Payout to Shareholders
Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Cash Payout to Shareholders
Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as NGS has not reported any payouts.
Discover strong dividend paying companies
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
John Chisholm (67 yo)
Mr. John William Chisholm, serves as the President of Florida Chemical Company, Inc. He serves as the Chief Executive Officer of CESI Manufacturing, LLC. Mr. Chisholm serves as an Advisor at Iroquois Capit...
Experienced Management: NGS's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: NGS's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
|11 Apr 22||SellUS$5,895||John Chisholm||Individual||500||US$11.79|
|01 Apr 22||SellUS$16,020||John Chisholm||Individual||1,500||US$10.68|
|30 Mar 22||SellUS$35,750||John Chisholm||Individual||3,000||US$12.01|
|06 Oct 21||SellUS$33,220||James Hazlett||Individual||2,750||US$12.08|
|Owner Type||Number of Shares||Ownership Percentage|
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
|Ownership||Name||Shares||Current Value||Change %||Portfolio %|
Natural Gas Services Group, Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Natural Gas Services Group, Inc.
- Ticker: NGS
- Exchange: NYSE
- Founded: 1998
- Industry: Oil and Gas Equipment and Services
- Sector: Energy
- Implied Market Cap: US$123.805m
- Shares outstanding: 12.33m
- Website: https://www.ngsgi.com
Number of Employees
- Natural Gas Services Group, Inc.
- 404 Veterans Airpark Lane
- Suite 300
- United States
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|NGS||NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)||Yes||Common Stock||US||USD||Oct 2002|
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/09/30 00:00|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/09/30 00:00|
Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.