NorthWestern Energy Group, Inc.

NasdaqGS:NWE Stock Report

Market Cap: US$3.2b

NorthWestern Energy Group Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 3/6

NorthWestern Energy Group's earnings have been declining at an average annual rate of -1.3%, while the Integrated Utilities industry saw earnings growing at 5.8% annually. Revenues have been growing at an average rate of 4.8% per year. NorthWestern Energy Group's return on equity is 7%, and it has net margins of 13.6%.

Key information

-1.3%

Earnings growth rate

-5.4%

EPS growth rate

Integrated Utilities Industry Growth5.1%
Revenue growth rate4.8%
Return on equity7.0%
Net Margin13.6%
Next Earnings Update30 Jul 2024

Recent past performance updates

Recent updates

Northwestern Energy Group: Risk To Capital Plan From Regulation

Jun 30

NorthWestern Energy Group: Attractive Yield But Limited Growth

Feb 24

A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

Jul 11
A Look At The Intrinsic Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

Returns On Capital At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Have Stalled

May 23
Returns On Capital At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Have Stalled

NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.64

May 02
NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Is Increasing Its Dividend To $0.64

Calculating The Fair Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

Apr 10
Calculating The Fair Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

Industry Analysts Just Made A Notable Upgrade To Their NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE) Revenue Forecasts

Feb 22
Industry Analysts Just Made A Notable Upgrade To Their NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE) Revenue Forecasts

NorthWestern's (NASDAQ:NWE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Feb 21
NorthWestern's (NASDAQ:NWE) Shareholders Will Receive A Bigger Dividend Than Last Year

Some Investors May Be Worried About NorthWestern's (NASDAQ:NWE) Returns On Capital

Jan 19
Some Investors May Be Worried About NorthWestern's (NASDAQ:NWE) Returns On Capital

A Look At The Fair Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

Dec 08
A Look At The Fair Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

The Returns At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Aren't Growing

Oct 18
The Returns At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Aren't Growing

NorthWestern: An Underperforming High-Dividend Stock With A Muted Growth Outlook

Oct 05

NorthWestern goes ex-dividend tomorrow

Sep 13

Is There An Opportunity With NorthWestern Corporation's (NASDAQ:NWE) 28% Undervaluation?

Aug 25
Is There An Opportunity With NorthWestern Corporation's (NASDAQ:NWE) 28% Undervaluation?

NorthWestern Non-GAAP EPS of $0.54 beats by $0.01, revenue of $323M beats by $42.45M

Jul 28

NorthWestern Corporation: Strong Renewable Focus But Expensive

Jul 21

NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Might Be Having Difficulty Using Its Capital Effectively

Jul 19
NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Might Be Having Difficulty Using Its Capital Effectively

Is There An Opportunity With NorthWestern Corporation's (NASDAQ:NWE) 20% Undervaluation?

May 19
Is There An Opportunity With NorthWestern Corporation's (NASDAQ:NWE) 20% Undervaluation?

NorthWestern Corporation: Little Utility On The Prairie

Apr 12

NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

Apr 05
NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Has Some Way To Go To Become A Multi-Bagger

NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.63

Mar 01
NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Is Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.63

NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.63

Feb 15
NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Has Announced That It Will Be Increasing Its Dividend To US$0.63

NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE) Shares Could Be 22% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

Feb 02
NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE) Shares Could Be 22% Below Their Intrinsic Value Estimate

NorthWestern: Steady Yield And Growth

Jan 19

The Returns At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Aren't Growing

Nov 14
The Returns At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Aren't Growing

Is There An Opportunity With NorthWestern Corporation's (NASDAQ:NWE) 24% Undervaluation?

Oct 22
Is There An Opportunity With NorthWestern Corporation's (NASDAQ:NWE) 24% Undervaluation?

NorthWestern Corporation: Sturdy As A Montana Mountain For Dividend Growth Investors

Oct 22

Return Trends At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Aren't Appealing

Aug 05
Return Trends At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Aren't Appealing

NorthWestern: Conservative Growth

Jul 01

NorthWestern joins Western Energy Imbalance Market

Jun 16

Estimating The Fair Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

Jun 10
Estimating The Fair Value Of NorthWestern Corporation (NASDAQ:NWE)

Slowing Rates Of Return At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Leave Little Room For Excitement

May 05
Slowing Rates Of Return At NorthWestern (NASDAQ:NWE) Leave Little Room For Excitement

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How NorthWestern Energy Group makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.


Earnings and Revenue History

NasdaqGS:NWE Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
31 Mar 241,4431971260
31 Dec 231,4221941210
30 Sep 231,4911781180
30 Jun 231,5051761150
31 Mar 231,5381861100
31 Dec 221,4781831050
30 Sep 221,4001681130
30 Jun 221,3911751100
31 Mar 221,3661831100
31 Dec 211,3721871080
30 Sep 211,338189-520
30 Jun 211,293183-30
31 Mar 211,264168430
31 Dec 201,199155940
30 Sep 201,2131623060
30 Jun 201,2081543120
31 Mar 201,2091803220
31 Dec 191,2582021170
30 Sep 191,2392093300
30 Jun 191,2442153230
31 Mar 191,2352113150
31 Dec 181,1921973070
30 Sep 181,2281782890
30 Jun 181,2581872870
31 Mar 181,2801652910
31 Dec 171,3061633050
30 Sep 171,2921593090
30 Jun 171,2831673070
31 Mar 171,2921813010
31 Dec 161,2571642940
30 Sep 161,2521652960
30 Jun 161,2231443070
31 Mar 161,2011403170
31 Dec 151,2141513180
30 Sep 151,2021433250
30 Jun 151,1811503140
31 Mar 151,1811273050
31 Dec 141,2051213060
30 Sep 141,2111102870
30 Jun 141,221952910
31 Mar 141,2111022840
31 Dec 131,155942810
30 Sep 131,1161272830

Quality Earnings: NWE has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: NWE's current net profit margins (13.6%) are higher than last year (12.1%).


Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: NWE's earnings have declined by 1.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: NWE's earnings growth over the past year (5.5%) exceeds its 5-year average (-1.3% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: NWE earnings growth over the past year (5.5%) did not outperform the Integrated Utilities industry 9.8%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: NWE's Return on Equity (7%) is considered low.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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