Southwest Gas Holdings Inc Shares Approach 52-Week High - Market Mover

The shares closed 1.1% below its 52-week high of $95.13, with trading volume lower than its 30 day average

May 27, 2022 by Kwhen Finance Editors

Southwest Gas Holdings Inc Shares Approach 52-Week High - Market Mover
Southwest Gas Holdings Inc (SWX) shares closed today at 1.1% below its 52 week high of $95.13, giving the company a market cap of $6B. The stock is currently up 35.4% year-to-date, up 44.9% over the past 12 months, and up 36.4% over the past five years. This week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 4.2%, and the S&P 500 rose 4.1%.

Trading Activity

  • Trading volume this week was 9.3% lower than the 20-day average.
  • Beta, a measure of the stock’s volatility relative to the overall market stands at 0.3.

Technical Indicators

  • The Relative Strength Index (RSI) on the stock was between 30 and 70.
  • MACD, a trend-following momentum indicator, indicates a downward trend.
  • The stock closed below its Bollinger band, indicating it may be oversold.

Market Comparative Performance

  • The company's share price is the same as the S&P 500 Index , beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company's share price is the same as the Dow Jones Industrial Average , beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5-year basis
  • The company share price is the same as the performance of its peers in the Utilities industry sector , beats it on a 1-year basis, and lags it on a 5 year basis
NameDoD %ΔYTD %Δ1 Yr %52-Week H %52-Week L %
Southwest Gas Holdings Inc0.835.444.9-2.453.3
Dow Jones Industrial Average1.7-9.7-3.5-11.05.3
S&P 500 Index2.5-14.4-2.0-14.77.2
Utilities1.42.914.9-4.017.8

Peer Group Comparative Performance

  • The company's stock price performance year-to-date beats the peer average by 143.7%
  • The company's stock price performance over the past 12 months beats the peer average by 88.9%
  • The company's price-to-earnings ratio, which relates a company's share price to its earnings per share, is 58.0% higher than the average peer.
NameMKT CAP (USD)P/EYTD %Δ1 Yr %Δ52-Week H %52-Week L %
Southwest Gas Holdings IncSWX34.735.444.9-2.453.3
Peer AvgN/A22.014.523.8-6.435.5
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. - Class ABRK.A8.34.08.3-12.816.5
Sempra EnergySRE52.225.523.3-4.940.0
Oneok Inc.OKE19.615.433.3-11.441.3
Centerpoint Energy Inc.CNP12.615.930.5-3.034.7
Atmos Energy Corp.ATO22.412.119.9-5.236.7
National Fuel Gas Co.NFG14.014.244.4-3.049.9
Northwest Natural Holding CoNWN24.914.56.8-4.329.4

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