What Should You Know About Cheniere Energy Before Investing?

Shares of Utilities sector company Cheniere Energy moved 0.2% today, and are now trading at a price of $170.4. The large-cap stock's daily volume was 663,221 compared to its average volume of 1,449,547. The S&P 500 index returned a -0.0% performance.

Cheniere Energy, Inc., an energy infrastructure company, primarily engages in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) related businesses in the United States. The company is based in Houston and has 1,551 full time employees. Its market capitalization is $40,598,650,880. Cheniere Energy currently offers its equity investors a dividend that yields 1.0% per year.

22 analysts are following Cheniere Energy and have set target prices ranging from $185.0 to $228.0 per share. On average, they have given the company a rating of buy. At today's prices, LNG is trading -15.43% away from its average analyst target price of $201.5 per share.

Over the last year, LNG's share price has increased by 1.0%, which represents a difference of -16.0% when compared to the S&P 500. The stock's 52 week high is $183.46 per share whereas its 52 week low is $135.0. With average free cash flows of $2.41 Billion that have been growing at an average rate of 33.6% over the last 6 years, Cheniere Energy is in a position to continue its strong stock performance trend.

Date Reported Cash Flow from Operations ($ k) Capital expenditures ($ k) Free Cash Flow ($ k) YoY Growth (%)
2023 9,650,000 1,921,000 7,729,000 -11.09
2022 10,523,000 1,830,000 8,693,000 478.38
2021 2,469,000 966,000 1,503,000 361.85
2020 1,265,000 1,839,000 -574,000 53.07
2019 1,833,000 3,056,000 -1,223,000 26.01
2018 1,990,000 3,643,000 -1,653,000
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