Atlantica Yield PLC Stock Price, News & Analysis (NASDAQ:AY)

$22.80 -0.57 (-2.44 %)
(As of 11/20/2017 04:28 AM ET)
Previous Close$23.37
Today's Range$22.79 - $23.76
52-Week Range$17.16 - $25.99
Volume1.74 million shs
Average Volume555,244 shs
Market Capitalization$2.28495 billion
P/E Ratio84.44
Dividend Yield4.45%
Beta1.15

About Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

Atlantica Yield PLC logoAtlantica Yield plc, formerly Abengoa Yield plc, is a total return company. The Company owns, manages, and acquires renewable energy, conventional power, electric transmission lines and water assets, focused on North America (the United States and Mexico), South America (Peru, Chile, Brazil and Uruguay) and Europe, Middle East and Africa (Spain, Algeria and South Africa). Its segments include North America, South America and EMEA. It operates in business sectors, including renewable energy, conventional power, electric transmission lines and water. As of December 31, 2016, it owned or had interests in 21 assets, comprising 1,442 megawatt (MW) of renewable energy generation, 300 MW of conventional power generation, 1,099 miles of electric transmission lines, as well as an exchangeable preferred equity investment in Abengoa Concessoes Brasil Holding S.A., (ACBH). The renewable energy sector includes its activities related to the production electricity from solar power and wind plants.


Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:AY
  • Previous Symbol: NASDAQ:ABY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.atlanticayield.com
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.90%
  • Current Ratio: 2.23%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.20%
Price-To-Earnings:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 84.44
  • Forward P/E Ratio: 30.81
  • P/E Growth: 1.06
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Sales: $971.8 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.35
  • Cash Flow: $3.28 per share
  • Price / Cash: 6.96
  • Book Value: $19.55 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.17
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.04
  • Dividend Yield: 4.5%
Profitability:
  • Trailing EPS: $0.27
  • Net Income: ($4,850,000.00)
  • Net Margins: 2.85%
  • Return on Equity: 1.41%
  • Return on Assets: 0.27%
Misc:
  • Employees: 166
  • Outstanding Shares: 100,220,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

What is Atlantica Yield PLC's stock symbol?

Atlantica Yield PLC trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "AY."

How often does Atlantica Yield PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Atlantica Yield PLC?

Atlantica Yield PLC announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.29 per share on Friday, December 15th. This represents a $1.16 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.09%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 29th. This is a positive change from Atlantica Yield PLC's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. View Atlantica Yield PLC's Dividend History.

How were Atlantica Yield PLC's earnings last quarter?

Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 13th. The utilities provider reported $0.30 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.60 by $0.30. The utilities provider earned $291.96 million during the quarter. Atlantica Yield PLC had a net margin of 2.85% and a return on equity of 1.41%. View Atlantica Yield PLC's Earnings History.

When will Atlantica Yield PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Atlantica Yield PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 26th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Atlantica Yield PLC.

Where is Atlantica Yield PLC's stock going? Where will Atlantica Yield PLC's stock price be in 2017?

4 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Atlantica Yield PLC's shares. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Atlantica Yield PLC's share price to reach $23.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Atlantica Yield PLC.

Who are some of Atlantica Yield PLC's key competitors?

Who are Atlantica Yield PLC's key executives?

Atlantica Yield PLC's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Daniel Villalba Vila, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 70)
  • Santiago Seage Medela, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Director (Age 48)
  • Francisco Martinez-Davis, Chief Financial Officer (Age 54)
  • David Esteban, Vice President - EMEA (Age 38)
  • Emiliano Garcia, Vice President - North America (Age 49)
  • Antonio Merino Ciudad, Vice President - South America (Age 50)
  • Stevens C. Moore, Vice President - Corporate Strategy and Development
  • Manuel Silvan, Vice President - Taxes, Risk Management and Compliance (Age 44)
  • Irene Hernandez, General Counsel (Age 37)
  • Joaquin Fernandez de Pierola Marin, Director

Who owns Atlantica Yield PLC stock?

Atlantica Yield PLC's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.80%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.71%), Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (0.40%), Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management LLP (0.31%), Prudential Financial Inc. (0.24%) and Macquarie Group Ltd. (0.20%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Atlantica Yield PLC.

Who sold Atlantica Yield PLC stock? Who is selling Atlantica Yield PLC stock?

Atlantica Yield PLC's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential Financial Inc., Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Keeley Teton Advisors LLC, Global X MANAGEMENT CO LLC, Boothbay Fund Management LLC and First Trust Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Atlantica Yield PLC.

Who bought Atlantica Yield PLC stock? Who is buying Atlantica Yield PLC stock?

Atlantica Yield PLC's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Macquarie Group Ltd., Kalos Management Inc., OxFORD Asset Management LLP, Engineers Gate Manager LP, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Epoch Investment Partners Inc. and Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Atlantica Yield PLC.

How do I buy Atlantica Yield PLC stock?

Shares of Atlantica Yield PLC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Atlantica Yield PLC's stock price today?

One share of Atlantica Yield PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $22.80.

How big of a company is Atlantica Yield PLC?

Atlantica Yield PLC has a market capitalization of $2.28495 billion and generates $971.8 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns ($4,850,000.00) in net income (profit) each year or $0.27 on an earnings per share basis. Atlantica Yield PLC employs 166 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Atlantica Yield PLC?

Atlantica Yield PLC's mailing address is GREAT WEST HOUSE GW1 17TH FLOOR GREAT WEST ROAD, BRENTFORD X0, TW8 9DF. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 44-20-7098-4384 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ AY)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  159 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  147 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  306
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Atlantica Yield PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.75)
Consensus Price Target: $23.75 (4.17% upside)

Consensus Price Target History for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

Price Target History for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

Analysts' Ratings History for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/13/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform -> Outperform$23.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingBuy$24.00N/AView Rating Details
4/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCInitiated CoverageHold -> Hold$22.00LowView Rating Details
2/28/2017GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$22.35 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
8/23/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingConviction-BuyN/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$19.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015Canaccord GenuityDowngradeBuy -> Hold$29.50 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 11/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History and Estimates Chart for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

Earnings by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

Earnings History by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ AY)

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/26/2018        
11/13/2017Before Market$0.60$0.30$291.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2017Q1($0.19)($0.12)$208.00 million$198.15 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q4$0.06($0.15)$208.85 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2016Q2$0.31$0.03$261.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/13/2016Q1$0.01($0.26)$200.90 million$206.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/1/2016Q4$0.03($0.24)$214.97 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q3$0.26$0.26$237.20 million$267.35 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.31$0.17$186.38 million$190.27 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.15($0.18)$140.90 million$118.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q4$0.30($0.22)$99.29 million$93.38 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/14/2014Q314($0.01)$0.53$92.96 million$99.51 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.74 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.01 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

Next Dividend:12/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.04
Dividend Yield:4.56%
Payout Ratio:385.19% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
140.54% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
102.97% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY)

Dividend History by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ AY)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/15/2017quarterly$0.294.93%11/29/201711/30/201712/15/2017
8/4/2017Quarterly$0.264.87%8/29/20178/31/20179/15/2017
5/16/2017Quarterly$0.254.92%5/26/20175/31/20176/15/2017
3/2/2017quarterly$0.254.83%3/2/20173/6/20173/15/2017
11/16/2016Quarterly$0.1611/28/201611/30/201612/15/2016
8/12/2016Quarterly$0.298/29/20168/31/20169/15/2016
11/10/2015quarterly$0.438.19%11/25/201511/30/201512/15/2015
8/4/2015quarterly$0.406.89%8/26/20158/30/20159/15/2015
6/12/2015quarterly$0.343.83%5/27/20155/29/20156/15/2015
2/24/2015quarterly$0.263.05%2/25/20152/28/20153/16/2015
11/14/2014quarterly$0.2611/25/201411/28/201412/15/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ AY)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ AY)

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DateHeadline
AY Added as Top 10 Utility Dividend Stock With 4.97% Yield - NasdaqAY Added as Top 10 Utility Dividend Stock With 4.97% Yield - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 17 at 9:56 AM
Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.29 Per ShareAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.29 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 5:10 PM
Head to Head Contrast: Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) versus Spark Energy (SPKE)Head to Head Contrast: Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) versus Spark Energy (SPKE)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 15 at 9:48 AM
Atlantica Yield plc 2017 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call SlidesAtlantica Yield plc 2017 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - November 15 at 1:42 AM
BRIEF-Atlantica Yield Plc qtrly basic earnings per share $0.30 ‍BRIEF-Atlantica Yield Plc qtrly basic earnings per share $0.30 ‍
www.reuters.com - November 15 at 1:42 AM
BRIEF-Atlantica Yield says qtrly ‍basic EPS attributable to Abengoa $0.30BRIEF-Atlantica Yield says qtrly ‍basic EPS attributable to Abengoa $0.30
www.businessinsider.com - November 15 at 1:42 AM

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This page was last updated on 11/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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