Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA lifted its holdings in Dominion Energy Inc (NYSE:D) by 17.5% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 5,533 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 825 shares during the quarter. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA’s holdings in Dominion Energy were worth $448,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in D. Benjamin Edwards Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Dominion Energy in the 2nd quarter valued at $26,000. Manchester Financial Inc. acquired a new position in shares of Dominion Energy in the 2nd quarter valued at $27,000. NuWave Investment Management LLC boosted its position in shares of Dominion Energy by 651.0% in the 2nd quarter. NuWave Investment Management LLC now owns 368 shares of the utilities provider’s stock valued at $28,000 after purchasing an additional 319 shares during the period. Atwater Malick LLC acquired a new position in shares of Dominion Energy in the 3rd quarter valued at $28,000. Finally, Personal Wealth Partners acquired a new position in shares of Dominion Energy in the 2nd quarter valued at $36,000. 63.92% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

In other news, VP Jeffrey Michael Zeiler purchased 15,112 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 12th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $6.31 per share, with a total value of $95,356.72. Also, Director Michael E. Szymanczyk purchased 21,400 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 13th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of $78.85 per share, with a total value of $1,687,390.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly owns 19,541 shares in the company, valued at $1,540,807.85. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. 0.26% of the stock is owned by company insiders.

Dominion Energy stock traded up $0.14 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting $79.77. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,345,729 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,829,866. The firm’s 50 day moving average is $81.50 and its 200 day moving average is $77.86. The company has a market cap of $66.08 billion, a PE ratio of 19.70, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.97 and a beta of 0.22. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.20, a current ratio of 0.51 and a quick ratio of 0.37. Dominion Energy Inc has a 52-week low of $67.41 and a 52-week high of $83.73.

Dominion Energy (NYSE:D) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Friday, November 1st. The utilities provider reported $1.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.16 by $0.02. The firm had revenue of $4.27 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.51 billion. Dominion Energy had a return on equity of 11.65% and a net margin of 6.40%. The business’s revenue for the quarter was up 23.7% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $1.15 EPS. As a group, analysts forecast that Dominion Energy Inc will post 4.2 EPS for the current year.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 6th will be paid a dividend of $0.9175 per share. This represents a $3.67 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.60%. Dominion Energy’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 90.62%.

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on D shares. Wolfe Research upgraded Dominion Energy from a “peer perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 1st. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their price target on Dominion Energy from $86.00 to $85.00 and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, November 5th. Morgan Stanley increased their price target on Dominion Energy from $86.00 to $87.00 and gave the company an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 17th. Wells Fargo & Co increased their price target on Dominion Energy from $83.00 to $88.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a research report on Monday, November 4th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded Dominion Energy from a “c+” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 19th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $81.45.

Dominion Energy Company Profile

Dominion Energy, Inc produces and transports energy. The company's Power Delivery segment engages in the regulated electric transmission and distribution operations that serve residential, commercial, industrial, and governmental customers in Virginia and North Carolina. Its Power Generation segment is involved in the electricity generation activities.

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