ONE Gas (OGS) Gets a Sell Rating from Morgan Stanley
In a report released today, Stephen Byrd from Morgan Stanley maintained a Sell rating on ONE Gas (NYSE: OGS), with a price target of $76. The company’s shares opened today at $81.23.
According to TipRanks.com, Byrd is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 2.4% and a 60.4% success rate. Byrd covers the Utilities sector, focusing on stocks such as Pinnacle West Capital Corp, Public Service Enterprise, and American Electric Power.
ONE Gas has an analyst consensus of Moderate Sell, with a price target consensus of $71.50.
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Based on ONE Gas’ latest earnings release for the quarter ending June 30, the company reported a quarterly net profit of $20.42 million. In comparison, last year the company had a net profit of $18.8 million.
Based on the recent corporate insider activity of 14 insiders, corporate insider sentiment is positive on the stock. This means that over the past quarter there has been an increase of insiders buying their shares of OGS in relation to earlier this year.
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ONE Gas, Inc. engages in the provision of natural gas distribution services. It also offers natural gas to residential, commercial, industrial, and transportation customers. The company was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Tulsa, OK.