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Southwest Gas Holdings Inc SWX Stock Quote

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NYSE: SWX

Last close prices updated as of Feb 03, 2023, 7:00 PM EST | USD | BATS BZX Real-Time Price
  • Last Close 66.52
  • Sector Utilities
  • Industry Utilities - Regulated Gas
  • Investment Style Small Value
  • Day Range 65.39  –  67.01
  • Year Range 59.51  –  95.62
  • Market Cap 4.4614 Bil
  • Volume / Avg 212,207.0 /  594,959.5
  • Price / Sales 0.92
  • Price / Book 1.31
  • Forward Div Yield 3.73%
  • Trailing Div Yield 4.62%

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Company Profile SWX

Business Description

Southwest Gas Holdings Inc is a utility company primarily engaged in the purchasing, distributing, and transporting of natural gas in the American Southwest. The company segments its activities into natural gas operations and Utility Infrastructure Services units. The first of these encompasses the company's core natural gas business as one of the largest distributors in the states of Arizona and Nevada. The natural gas operations division is responsible for roughly half of Southwest Gas' total revenue through the sale of natural gas to mainly residential and small commercial customers. The Utility Infrastructure Services segment generates the other half of the company's total revenue from the underground piping contractor services that its subsidiary, Centuri Construction Group, provides.

Contact
8360 South Durango Drive, Post Office Box 98510
Las Vegas, NV, 89193-8510
Industry Utilities - Regulated Gas
Employees 2,286

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FAQs for Southwest Gas Holdings Inc Stock

Yes. SWX has a forward dividend yield of 3.73%. See SWX’s full dividends and stock split history on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.

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SWX’s market cap is 4.46 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.

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SWX’s stock style is Small Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.

High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.

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SWX’s price/sales is 0.92.
Price/sales represents the amount an investor is willing to pay for a dollar generated from a particular company’s sales or revenues.

SWX’s price/forward earnings is 14.73.
Forward P/E gives some indication of how cheap or expensive a stock is compared with consensus earnings estimates. The lower the Forward P/E, the cheaper the stock.

SWX’s price/book is 1.31.
Price/book ratio can tell investors approximately how much they’re paying for a company’s assets, based on historical, rather than current, valuations. Historical valuations generally do not reflect a company’s current market value. Value investors frequently look for companies that have low price/book ratios.

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SWX’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
A stock’s beta measures how closely tied its price movements have been to the performance of the overall market.

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