InvestorsObserver is giving South Jersey Industries Inc (SJI) an Analyst Rating Rank of 20, meaning SJI is ranked higher by analysts than 20% of stocks. The average price target for SJI is $29.25 and analyst’s rate the stock as a Buy.
Wall Street analysts are rating SJI a Buy today. Find out what this means to you and get the rest of the rankings on SJI!
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What's Happening With South Jersey Industries Inc Stock Today?
South Jersey Industries Inc (SJI) stock is down -0.9% while the S&P 500 has gained 0.09% as of 12:32 PM on Friday, Sep 24. SJI is down -$0.20 from the previous closing price of $22.27 on volume of 177,377 shares. Over the past year the S&P 500 is higher by 37.16% while SJI has gained 17.96%. SJI earned $0.97 a per share in the over the last 12 months, giving it a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.74.
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