Atmos Energy Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:ATO)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s), 4 Hold Rating(s), 3 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.25)
Consensus Price Target: $75.33 (5.59% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
7/27/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetNeutral$58.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/10/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/30/2016BB&T Corp.Initiated CoverageBuy$80.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/29/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeBuy$76.00 -> $81.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/18/2016Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$72.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/6/2016Bank of America Corp.Reiterated RatingBuy$68.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/3/2016Hilliard LyonsDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/23/2015Ladenburg ThalmannInitiated CoverageBuy$65.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/8/2014Edward JonesUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
8/3/2016Q316$0.58$719.75 millionN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/4/2016Q216$1.40$1.40$1.52 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2016Q116$1.00$0.93$1.32 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015Q415$0.27$0.29$715.95 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015Q315$0.51$0.54$959.93 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015Q215$1.32$1.36$2.05 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2015Q115$0.86$0.91$1.29 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2014Q414$0.18$0.23$737.71 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014Q314$0.43$0.45$933.18 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014Q214$1.25$1.38$1.41 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2014Q214$0.86$0.88$880.45 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013Q413$0.12$0.08$465.50 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2013Q3 2013($0.14)$0.42$605.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2013Q2 2013$1.22$1.27$1.25 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2013Q1 2013$0.78$0.74$1.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/7/2012Q312$0.08$0.09$717.82 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/8/2012$0.15$0.32ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/2/2012$1.44$1.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/7/2012$0.85$0.75ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/9/2011$0.04$0.01ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2011$0.10($0.01)ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/5/2011$1.39$1.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/8/2011$0.86$0.81ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$1.37$1.37$1.37
Q2 20162$0.60$1.40$1.00
Q3 20162$0.33$0.59$0.46
Q4 20162$0.34$0.40$0.37
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO)
Annual Dividend:$1.68
Dividend Yield:2.11%
Payout Ratio:53.16% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
51.06% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
47.59% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:4.70% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/4/2016quarterly$0.422.28%5/19/20165/23/20166/6/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/2/2016quarterly$0.422.41%2/18/20162/22/20163/7/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/4/2015quarterly$0.422.69%11/19/201511/23/201512/7/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/5/2015quarterly$0.392.84%8/20/20158/24/20159/8/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/6/2015quarterly$0.392.92%5/21/20155/26/20156/8/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/3/2015quarterly$0.392.72%2/19/20152/23/20153/9/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/5/2014quarterly$0.392.88%11/20/201411/24/201412/8/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2014quarterly$0.373.11%8/21/20148/25/20149/8/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/7/2014quarterly$0.372.93%5/22/20145/27/20146/9/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/4/2014quarterly$0.373.2%2/20/20142/24/20143/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
11/6/2013quarterly$0.373.3%11/21/201311/25/201312/9/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/6/2013quarterly$0.353.16%8/22/20138/26/20139/9/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/1/2013quarterly$0.353.16%5/16/20135/20/20136/3/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2013quarterly$0.353.71%2/28/20133/4/20133/18/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/13/2016Marvin L SweetinSVPSell4,000$74.16$296,640.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/4/2015Christopher T ForsytheVPSell3,000$62.00$186,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/10/2015Louis P GregorySVPSell1,000$54.66$54,660.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
12/12/2014Bret J EckertCFOSell5,000$54.00$270,000.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/10/2014Louis P GregorySVPSell1,500$54.28$81,420.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2014Louis GregorySVPSell3,000$50.03$150,090.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/12/2013Louis P GregorySVPSell2,000$45.73$91,460.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
6/11/2013Christopher T ForsytheVPSell3,900$41.10$160,290.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/5/2013Charles K VaughanDirectorSell25,000$40.17$1,004,250.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Atmos Energy Corp. (NYSE:ATO)
DateHeadline
07/19/16 08:49 AMScout Investments INC Decreased Stake in Atmos Energy Corp (NYSE:ATO) by $35.74 Million as Shares Rose - Consumer Eagle
07/15/16 01:14 PMRobeco Institutional Asset Management Decreased Stake in Lauder Estee Cos INC (NYSE:EL) by $4.63 Million as ... - Consumer Eagle
07/13/16 02:48 PMVictory Capital Management INC Increased Invesco LTD (NYSE:IVZ) by $4.34 Million as Shares Declined - Consumer Eagle
07/12/16 02:43 PMLos Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research INC Increased Symantec Corp (NASDAQ:SYMC) by $76.74 ... - Press Telegraph
07/08/16 07:48 PMAtmos Energy Larger Than S&P 500 Component AES
07/08/16 02:40 PMAtmos Energy Corporation (ATO) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 06 - Equities.com
07/08/16 10:39 AMAtmos Energy Corporation (ATO) is Trading Higher on Unusual Volume for July 06
07/07/16 02:37 PMVanguard Group INC Decreased Stake in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) by $10.31 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 02:37 PMVanguard Group INC Decreased Stake in Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) by $10.31 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/07/16 01:44 PMETF’s with exposure to Atmos Energy Corp. : July 7, 2016 -
07/06/16 04:21 PMAtmos Energy Corporation To Host Fiscal 2016 Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call - [at noodls] - ATMOS ENERGY CORPORATION TO HOST FISCAL 2016 THIRD QUARTER EARNINGS CONFERENCE CALL Analyst and Media Contact: Susan Giles (972) 855-3729 DALLAS, Texas - (July 6, 2016) - Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ...
07/06/16 07:26 AMRs Investment Management Co LLC Decreased Stake in Logmein INC (NASDAQ:LOGM) by $6.21 Million as Shares ... - Press Telegraph
07/05/16 07:24 AMMonarch Partners Asset Management LLC Increased Deluxe Corp (NYSE:DLX) by $5.66 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/05/16 07:24 AMScout Investments INC Decreased Stake in Atmos Energy Corp (NYSE:ATO) by $35.74 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
07/01/16 07:52 PMCohen & Steers INC Decreased Stake in Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE:VNO) by $376.24 Million as Shares Declined - Engelwood Daily
07/01/16 02:40 PMShort Term Price Target on Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO) - Trade Calls
06/30/16 02:47 PMAtmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Dividend Update - Stocks Daily
06/29/16 02:37 PMStock Hitting a Recent High: Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 02:50 PMShares Touching a Recent High: Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 02:50 PMTop Stock Pick for Quarter: Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 07:02 AMCovering the Bases on Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO): Where is the Stock Going? - Press Telegraph
06/27/16 07:21 AMShare Update and Earnings Review for Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 04:24 PMETF’s with exposure to Atmos Energy Corp. : June 24, 2016 -
06/24/16 02:39 PMAtmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Updated Price Targets - FTSE News
06/23/16 10:03 PMAtmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Rewards Investors With Payout Of $0.42 - Stocks Daily
06/23/16 10:25 AMAtmos Energy Corporation Common (ATO) Saw a New 52-Week High
06/21/16 02:33 PMNew Lifetime High For Atmos Energy (ATO) - TheStreet.com
06/19/16 07:20 AMThis Weeks Broker Views For Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - Fiscal Standard
06/16/16 07:01 AMNew Broker Ratings For Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - FTSE News
06/09/16 11:31 AMAtmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Fundamental Star Rating Report - CML News
06/09/16 11:31 AMAtmos Energy (ATO) Hits New Lifetime High - TheStreet.com
06/06/16 11:54 AMAlmaden Minerals (NYSEMKT:AAU) Soared 10.68%: Atmos Energy (NYSE:ATO), Numerex (NASDAQ:NMRX), Intrepid ... - KC Register
06/06/16 07:12 AMAtmos Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ATO-US : June 6, 2016 -
06/04/16 07:58 PMPerformance Review for Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - HNN
06/03/16 08:42 PMAtmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Do Brokers Advise Buy, Sell Or Hold? - Share Trading News
06/01/16 08:47 PMThe Growth Forecast For Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - RealistInvestor.com - The Growth Forecast For Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO)RealistInvestor.comWall Street renowned brokerages following Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) have now given a mean price target of $73.333 on its stock. After accomplishing a methodical study, the analysts have specified a target price range. The intense high range ...
05/28/16 06:31 PMPerformance at a Glance on Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - HNN - Performance at a Glance on Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO)HNNWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently ...and more »
05/27/16 06:51 PMHanseatic Management Services INC Increased Atmos Energy Corp (NYSE:ATO) by $3.98 Million as Shares Rose - CCH Daily News - Hanseatic Management Services INC Increased Atmos Energy Corp (NYSE:ATO) by $3.98 Million as Shares RoseCCH Daily NewsHanseatic Management Services Inc increased its stake in Atmos Energy Corp (NYSE:ATO) by 1002.37% based on its latest 2016Q1 regulatory filing with the SEC. Hanseatic Management Services Inc bought 53,797 shares as the company's stock rose ...and more »
05/22/16 06:01 PMPerformance at a Glance on Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) - Wall Street Hints and News - Performance at a Glance on Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO)Wall Street Hints and NewsWhen speculating how a given stock will perform in the future, it is important to look at how it has performed in the past. Today we will examine how Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO)'s stock has performed at various points in its past. Currently ...and more »
05/22/16 11:19 AMAtmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week - Share Trading News - Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) Broker Price Targets For The Coming WeekShare Trading NewsMarket analysts have recently updated their ratings and price targets on shares of Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO). The latest reports which are currently in issue on Sunday 22nd of May state 0 analysts have a rating of “strong buy”, 0 analysts ...Performance at a Glance on Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO)Wall Street Hints and Newsall 5 news articles »
05/19/16 06:35 PMAtmos Energy Corporation(NYSE:ATO) Declares Dividend of $0.4200. - Trade Calls - Atmos Energy Corporation(NYSE:ATO) Declares Dividend of $0.4200.Trade CallsAtmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO) had declared a cash dividend of $0.4200 on May 4, 2016. The shares will quote ex-dividend on May 19, 2016 and the record date has been fixed on May 23, 2016. At May 4, 2016 share price, the yield comes out to be ...Partners Group Holding Ag buys $26.1 Million stake in Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO)Market Digestall 2 news articles »
05/19/16 10:06 AMRevenue Update on Atmos Energy Corporation(NYSE:ATO) - Trade Calls - Revenue Update on Atmos Energy Corporation(NYSE:ATO)Trade CallsAtmos Energy Corporation(NYSE:ATO) announced the earnings results for Fiscal Year 2016 and Q2. The results came in during After-hours on May 4, 2016. Company reported revenue of $1.13B. Analysts estimated a revenue of $1.52B. Earnings per share ...Upgrades And Downgrades For Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO)Risers & Fallersall 2 news articles »
05/18/16 10:55 AMAtmos Energy Corporation (ATO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 19, 2016 - Nasdaq - Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 19, 2016NasdaqAtmos Energy Corporation ( ATO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 06, 2016. Shareholders who purchased ATO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash ...
05/18/16 07:19 AMAtmos Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ATO-US : May 18, 2016 -
05/10/16 08:35 AMAtmos Energy Corp. :ATO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/08/16 07:13 PMAtmos Energy's (ATO) CEO Kim Cocklin on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - Atmos Energy's (ATO) CEO Kim Cocklin on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking AlphaGreetings and welcome to the Atmos Energy Second Quarter 2016 Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. It is now my pleasure to introduce your host, Mrs. Susan Giles. Thank you, Mrs. Giles.
05/05/16 12:34 PMEdited Transcript of ATO earnings conference call or presentation 5-May-16 2:00pm GMT -
05/05/16 12:02 AMAtmos Energy Corp Earnings Advance 4% In Q2 - (RTTNews.com) - Atmos Energy Corp ( ATO) announced a profit for its second quarter that increased compared to the same period last year. The company said its bottom line came in at $143.9 million, or $1.40 per share. This was up from $138.5 million ...
05/04/16 04:24 PMATMOS ENERGY CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibit -
05/04/16 04:11 PM5:11 pm Atmos Energy reports EPS in-line; narrowed guidance -

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About Atmos Energy Corp.

Atmos Energy Corp. logoAtmos Energy Corporation (Atmos Energy) is engaged primarily in the regulated natural gas distribution and transmission and storage businesses as well as other nonregulated natural gas businesses. The Company delivers natural gas through regulated sales and transportation arrangements to over three million residential, commercial, public authority and industrial customers in nine states located primarily in the South. The Company also operates intrastate pipelines in Texas based on miles of pipe. The Company operates through the following three segments: The regulated distribution segment, which includes regulated distribution and related sales operations; the regulated pipeline segment, which includes the pipeline and storage operations of its Atmos Pipeline Texas Division and the nonregulated segment, which includes nonregulated natural gas management, nonregulated natural gas transmission, storage and other services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Gas Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ATO
  • CUSIP: 04956010
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $79.79
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $78.74
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $73.09
  • P/E Ratio: 25.24
  • P/E Growth: 3.45
  • Market Cap: $8.16B
  • Beta: 0.32
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.29 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.53 EPS
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