Strong And Steady: Dominion Energy, Inc. (D)

Wall Street analysts will be watching closely when Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D) reports its quarterly earnings next, which is scheduled for Fri 3 May (In 17 Days). Looking at the latest analyst forecasts, the current earnings-per-share (EPS) consensus estimate is sitting at $0.87 per share. In the preceding quarter, the company reportedly generated EPS of $0.89 per share of its common stock. Looking at profitability indicators, this organization has an operating margin of 26.90%, a profit margin of 18.30% and a gross margin of 99.10%.

Speaking of Wall Street analysts, a number of market experts at top investment banks have recently posted their updated ratings on shares of Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D). Most recently, on March 18th, 2019, Macquarie Downgrade a Neutral rating. Before that, on March 12th, 2019, Mizuho Initiated to Neutral. JP Morgan Downgrade a Neutral rating on January 22nd, 2019, BofA/Merrill Downgrade an Underperform rating on January 11th, 2019, and UBS Upgrade a Buy rating on November 29th, 2018.

At its current price point, combined with the fact that this company has 793.52M shares outstanding, the current market capitalization sits at 59.61B. In the last trading day, 3,069,434 shares of Dominion Energy, Inc. were traded, which compares to its usual volume of about 4.64M shares per day of trading.

If we compare this company’s current price to its recent pricing activity, we can see that the price has changed by -$1.27 in the past five trading days, resulting in a percentage change of -1.66% and a moving average of 76.07. In the past 20 days, its price changed by -$0.07 (which is -0.09%) and the stock’s moving average was 76.30. Looking back a full 50 days, shares of D changed by $3.67 (which is +5.14%) and demonstrated a moving average of 75.25.

Staying in the same analytical area, this company’s stock has demonstrated a 9-day Stochastic %K score of 35.74%, a 14-day Stochastic %K score of 40.25% and a 20-day Stochastic %K score of 47.86%. Using a similar metric, Dominion Energy, Inc. (D) shares showed a Stochastic %D of 40.11% over the past 9 days, a Stochastic %D score of 46.54% over the last 14 days, and a 20-day Stochastic %D of 54.05%. Meanwhile, this stock’s MACD Oscillator was -0.34 over the past 9 days, -0.40 over the past two weeks, and -0.22 in the last 20 days.

As recent trading data suggests, this company’s shares have been hovering close to the $75.12 level. Over the past 12 months, this stock has experienced a high price of $77.50 and a low of $61.53. Top market experts pay heightened attention to a stock as it is getting closer to a notable historic high price or low price.

The Vanguard Group Inc sold more shares of this company during the last fiscal quarter, as we can observe in the latest corresponding filing from Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D) with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This specific major shareholder, at the end of the quarter, held 58,244,120 shares of the company’s stock following the subtraction of -607,697 to this investor’s holdings during the three-month period. This share count represents that The Vanguard Group Inc now held 7.29% stake in Dominion Energy, Inc. (D)’s shares.

Just in the most recent trading day, Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D) experienced a high price of $76.99 and low point of $75.03. At the end of the last trading session, this stock was at 75.12 per share, following a loss of -$76.67, or -2.02% during the full day.