Analyst Ratings for Dominion Energy Inc. (D)

Updated: 2017-07-28

Analysts covering Dominion Energy Inc. (NYSE:D) have given it a consensus rating of Overweight. A consensus rating of Overweight was previously issued for D last month.

7 analysts declared D a buy, 0 gave an overweight rating, 14 issued a hold rating, 0 issued an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Over the past 90 days, the number of analysts that are bullish on the stock has increased by 0. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

D was given price targets by several analysts. The highest price target was 89, implying potential capital gains of 15.3 percent. The minimum price target given was 75, which equates to a potential downside of -2.84 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

In the last 30 days, analysts have changed their quarterly earnings estimates downwards by an average of -0.75 percent. That number becomes -5 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. On the other hand, earnings estimates for the fiscal year have been revised upwards by 0.14 percent, as compared to a month ago. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 0.14 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. 0 analysts made positive revisions to their quarterly estimates over the past month, while 3 analysts revised their estimates downwards. Over the same time period, 0 analysts revised their FY earnings estimates upwards, compared to 3 analysts that revised their FY estimates downwards.

Analysts estimate earnings of D to grow at a rate of 1.93 percent. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because people typically see that as an indicator of higher growth relative to stock price. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, though it could be better to see where the ratio stands relative to peers in the industry. The PEG ratio of D is 11.19.

D has traded between a high of 81.65 and a low of 69.51 over the past year. Today's price is 11.05 percent above the 52-week low, and below the high by 5.46 percent. D has a price/earnings ratio of 21.6. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The D value stock report compares D to some of its peers using value stock charts. The market cap of D is $48.51 billion. D's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.