Spire Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:SR):
Spire to Host Earnings Conference Call on November 15.
The company is trading up by 0.33 percent from yesterday’s close.
Additionally the company announced a dividend which was paid on Tuesday the 4th of October 2016. The dividend payment was $0.490 per share for the quarter which is $1.96 annualized. The dividend yield was $3.22. The ex-dividend date was Thursday the 8th of September 2016.
The stock is trading at $60.85 which is marginally lower than the 50 day moving average which is $62.47 and which is just a bit below the 200 day moving average of $65.52. The 50 day moving average went down by -2.59% whereas the 200 day moving average was down $-4.67 or -7.13%.
The company currently has a P/E ratio of 19.09 and the market cap is 2.78B. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $3.19 and is projected to be $3.41 for the current year with 45,640,000 shares outstanding. Analysts expect next quarter’s EPS will be $1.09 with next year’s EPS projected to be $3.53.
A few investment firms have released ratings on the stock recently. On September 6 the company was downgraded to “Market Perform” from “” by analysts at Wells Fargo. On August 19, 2016 Ladenburg Thalmann began coverage of the stock giving it an initial rating of “Neutral” and setting a price target of $69.00.