NRG ENERGY INC Operating Profits By Year And By Quarter

| February 28, 2019More Companies 1 2

This report is a 4-part analysis of operating profits NRG ENERGY INC. You will see operating profits by year as well as by each quarter. Towards the end, you will see the best and worst performed quarters. (The time range of data used in this report is between 2008 and 2018. We will be updating this report regularly as we receive new quarterly data.)

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There are 4 sections in this report. Below is a table of contents to help you navigate.

  1. NRG ENERGY INC Operating Profit By Year
  2. NRG ENERGY INC Quarterly Operating Profit History
  3. 5 Best Profit-Quarters Of NRG ENERGY INC
  4. 5 Lowest Profit-Quarters Of NRG ENERGY INC

1 NRG ENERGY INC Operating Profit By Year

This section starts with a operating profit history chart for NRG ENERGY INC. Heights of the bar will help you visualize the operating profit by year.

The first section helps you learn the operating profit of NRG ENERGY INC by year. The data includes 10 years between 2008 and 2018. First, you will see a bar graph with each bar corresponding to the profit for a particular year. Later you will see a table containing data used for plotting the graph.

NRG ENERGY INC Operating Profit History Chart
YearOperating Profits ($)Operating Profits In $ MillionInflation Adjusted Operating Profits ($ Million)Operating Profit-Change From Previous Year ($ Million)
2009243000000024302844.22
2010153700000015371769.96-893 (-36.75%)
20119040000009041009.17-633 (-41.18%)
2012756000000756826.84-148 (-16.37%)
2013366000000366394.52-390 (-51.59%)
2014127100000012711348.16905 (247.27%)
2015490000004951.91-1222 (-96.14%)
2016749000000749783.64700 (1428.57%)

Note: The fourth column represents the inflation-adjusted profit values for NRG ENERGY INC.

NRG ENERGY INC recorded the highest operating profit of $2430 Million during 2009.

NRG ENERGY INC Operating Profits Vs Inflation Adjusted Profit

2 NRG ENERGY INC Operating Profit By Quarter

Let us now see a simple line graph displaying the quarterly operating profit of NRG ENERGY INC between 2008 and 2018. The direction of the line will help you visualize the profit trend.

The range of data in the below graph includes 34 quarters between 2008 and 2018. The direction of the line will give you an idea of how the profits have grown or fallen between quarters.

NRG ENERGY INC Quarterly Operating Profit History

Now let us see a table containing data used in the above line graph. The third column contains inflation-adjusted values. The final column shows how each quarter performed relative to the former.

Quarter-YearOperating Profits ($)Operating Profits In $ MillionInflation Adjusted Operating Profits ($ Million)Operating Profit-Change From Previous Quarter ($ Million)
Q3-2008570000005764.67
Q4-2008137100000013711600.831314 (2305.26%)
Q3-2009619000000619713.92-752 (-54.85%)
Q4-2009611000000611703.29-8 (-1.29%)
Q2-2010314000000314358.28-297 (-48.61%)
Q3-2010269000000269306.65-45 (-14.33%)
Q4-2010454000000454516.01185 (68.77%)
Q1-2011152000000152170.6-302 (-66.52%)
Q2-2011314000000314346.4162 (106.58%)
Q3-2011269000000269295.55-45 (-14.33%)
Q4-2011430000004347.32-226 (-84.01%)
Q1-2012900000099.82-34 (-79.07%)
Q2-2012180000001819.499 (100%)
Q3-2012397000000397428.89379 (2105.56%)
Q4-2012860000008692.88-311 (-78.34%)
Q1-2013370000003739.72-49 (-56.98%)
Q2-2013130000001313.88-24 (-64.86%)
Q3-2013287000000287305.32274 (2107.69%)
Q4-2013527000000527562.21240 (83.62%)
Q2-2014180000000180188.35-347 (-65.84%)
Q3-2014890000008993.02-91 (-50.56%)
Q4-2014549000000549578.46460 (516.85%)
Q1-2015453000000453479.91-96 (-17.49%)
Q2-2015760000007679.56-377 (-83.22%)
Q3-2015232000000232242.21156 (205.26%)
Q4-2015379000000379397.48147 (63.36%)
Q2-2016331000000331342.89-48 (-12.66%)
Q3-2016164000000164169.33-167 (-50.45%)
Q4-2016429000000429441.97265 (161.59%)
Q2-2017360000003636.6-393 (-91.61%)
Q3-2017339000000339343.26303 (841.67%)
Q4-2017376000000376379.3237 (10.91%)
Q2-2018406000000406401.8530 (7.98%)
Q3-2018334000000334329.5-72 (-17.73%)

Highest quarterly operating profit for NRG ENERGY INC was $1371 Million during Q4-2008.

NRG ENERGY INC Operating Profits Vs Inflation Adjusted Operating Profit Quarterly

3 5 Best Profit-Quarters Of NRG ENERGY INC

This section contains the 5 quarters of NRG ENERGY INC that recorded the highest operating profits. This data may help you in identifying a pattern among quarters (Q1 to Q4). The pattern will help you can forecast a likely best quarter (among the four quarters in a year) in future.

Quarter-YearOperating Profits ($)Operating Profits In $ MillionOperating Profit-Change From Highest Value ($ Million)
Q4-200813710000001371
Q3-2009619000000619752 (121.49%)
Q4-2009611000000611760 (124.39%)
Q4-2014549000000549822 (149.73%)
Q4-2013527000000527844 (160.15%)
NRG ENERGY INC - 5 Highest Quarterly Operating Profits

4 5 Lowest Profit-Quarters Of NRG ENERGY INC

This section contains the quarters of NRG ENERGY INC that recorded the lowest operating profits.

Quarter-YearOperating Profits ($)Operating Profits In $ MillionOperating Profit-Change From Lowest Value ($ Million)
Q1-201290000009
Q2-20131300000013-4 (-30.77%)
Q2-20121800000018-9 (-50%)
Q2-20173600000036-27 (-75%)
Q1-20133700000037-28 (-75.68%)
NRG ENERGY INC - 5 Lowest Operating Profit Quarters

Conclusion

Profits help businesses to grow and sustain. Operating profit over any other reported profits is a key metric to analyze a company. Hopefully, this report helped you analyze in-depth the profit-performance of NRG ENERGY INC.

Recommended For Further Reading:

  1. NRG ENERGY INC Revenue History
  2. NRG ENERGY INC Assets
  3. NRG ENERGY INC Liabilities

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