Equities research analysts expect that Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA ADR (NYSE:TGS) will post earnings of $0.25 per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Zero analysts have issued estimates for Transportadora de Gas del Sur’s earnings. Transportadora de Gas del Sur posted earnings of $0.35 per share during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a negative year over year growth rate of 28.6%. The firm is scheduled to report its next earnings results on Wednesday, March 6th.

On average, analysts expect that Transportadora de Gas del Sur will report full-year earnings of $1.25 per share for the current fiscal year. For the next year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of $1.75 per share. Zacks’ EPS averages are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that follow Transportadora de Gas del Sur.

Transportadora de Gas del Sur (NYSE:TGS) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November 7th. The energy company reported $0.16 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.15 by $0.01. Transportadora de Gas del Sur had a net margin of 21.07% and a return on equity of 75.39%. The company had revenue of $245.71 million for the quarter.

A number of brokerages have recently commented on TGS. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 20th. ValuEngine raised shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur from a “strong sell” rating to a “sell” rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 18th. Finally, Santander lowered shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, December 18th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $20.50.

Several large investors have recently modified their holdings of TGS. Legal & General Group Plc purchased a new position in shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur during the third quarter worth approximately $267,000. WINTON GROUP Ltd bought a new position in shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur during the third quarter valued at approximately $273,000. Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc boosted its stake in shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur by 40.0% during the third quarter. Yorktown Management & Research Co Inc now owns 23,100 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $335,000 after purchasing an additional 6,600 shares in the last quarter. Northern Trust Corp bought a new position in shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur during the second quarter valued at approximately $410,000. Finally, Progeny 3 Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Transportadora de Gas del Sur by 822.0% during the third quarter. Progeny 3 Inc. now owns 35,130 shares of the energy company’s stock valued at $510,000 after purchasing an additional 31,320 shares in the last quarter. 8.27% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Shares of NYSE:TGS opened at $15.93 on Monday. The company has a market cap of $2.50 billion, a PE ratio of 14.89 and a beta of 1.12. Transportadora de Gas del Sur has a one year low of $10.72 and a one year high of $24.22. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.07, a quick ratio of 5.12 and a current ratio of 5.19.

About Transportadora de Gas del Sur

Transportadora de Gas del Sur SA provides natural gas transportation and distribution services in Argentina. The company operates through four segments: Natural Gas Transportation, Liquids Production and Commercialization, Other Services, and Telecommunications. The Natural Gas Transportation segment transports natural gas through 5,706 miles of pipeline system to distribution companies, power plants, and industrial customers.

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