This stock ticks all the boxes: NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)

Price Performance of NRG Energy, Inc. (NRG)

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) has had quite a year when it comes to price performance. This company’s stock managed to rise to its 1-Year High price of $43.08 on 12/13/18, and it go to its lowest price in the past year, which was $23.75 on 02/09/18.

At the end of the most recent trading day, NRG Energy, Inc. closed at $40.41. The stock began the trading session at $39.42 and hit a high of $40.47. The lowest price during the trading day was $39.31.

The shares of this company, which operates in the utilities sector, reached a trading volume of about 3,371,633 throughout the day, which was clearly lower than the average daily volume for these shares.

At the time of writing, this publicly-traded organization holds a total market value of 12.08B, with 5940 employees on its payroll.

Continuing ahead, if we consider what stock trading experts have to say currently, for NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), the mean rating for this stock is 1.50. How is that calculated? Well, 6 analysts have given this company a BUY rating, 3 are rated it as OUTPERFORM, 1 has recommended that investors HOLD, 0 are considering it an UNDERPERFORM and 0 have recommended that owners of these shares SELL.

A month ago, 6 analysts thought this stock was a BUY, 3 of them posted an OUTPERFORM rating, 1 analysts recommended to HOLD this stock, 0 of them provided an underperform rating and 0 rated it as a Sell.

For NRG stock, the reported Earnings Per Share trailing twelve months is sitting at 167.40%. Meanwhile, operating margin is currently observed to be 13.20% and its Gross Margin trailing twelve months is 28.00%.

Technical analysis

This company’s 100-day moving average was 37.40, while its price change was posted at +6.62. Similarly, NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) experienced a 100-day Percent movement of +19.59% with a trading volume reaching 4,434,394.

Continuing to look at similarly important data, this stock’s distance from its 200-day Simple Moving Average, or SMA 200, is 16.33% at the time of writing. This organization’s revenue over the trailing twelve months (TTM) of active operations is 10.29B, considering the fact that it was able to rack up the income of $953.00M through that period of time.

While maintaining our attention on the Technical analysis of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), during the last 50 days, its Raw Stochastic average was observed 66.41%, representing an improvement from this organization’s 20-day Raw Stochastic average – which was posted 62.46%. During the last 20-days time span, this firm’s Stochastic %K was 56.50% and its Stochastic %D was noted 52.54%.

While taking a glance at the past price performance of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG), we can observe multiple moving trends. This particular stock’s current year-to-date (YTD) price performance is standing at 2.05%. Meanwhile, during the past six months of trading, this stock has improved to 31.76%, along with a full-year performance of 40.70%. This company’s shares increased nearly 4.91% during the last 7-day stretch and up 7.05% over the last 30 days.