StockScouter

The StockScouter® System is a proprietary stock scoring model which covers U.S. companies listed on the major exchanges. The 10 (best) to 1 (worst) score is derived from Fundamental, Technical, Ownership, and Valuation sub-models in combination with a Risk model which assesses the expected risk and return.

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NRG NRG ENERGY INCORPORATED StockScouter® Report

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StockScouter® Score

NRG ENERGY INCORPORATED, a mid cap value company in the public utilities sector, is expected to outperform the market over the next six months with slightly less than average risk

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Summary

Positives

  • Earnings growth in the past year has accelerated moderately compared to earnings growth in the past three years. Positive
  • The enterprise value-to-sales ratio is lower than the average for comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Positive
  • The ratio of NRG’s forward price-to-earnings multiple to its estimated growth rate is well below the average of comparably-sized companies in the StockScouter universe. Positive

 

Concerns

  • The most recent quarterly earnings report was significantly lower than analysts’ consensus forecast. Negative

 

Short-term Outlook

Over the next 1-2 months, StockScouter forecasts that mid cap stocks will be in favor, value stocks will be out of favor, and public utilities stocks will be in favor.

Expected Risk/Return

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Core Model Grades

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B

Previous Ratings

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