Atlantica Yield PLC Company Profile (NASDAQ:ABY)

About Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)

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:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ABY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.atlanticayield.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.06 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 100,217,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $20.31
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.12
  • 52 Week Range: $16.18 - $22.87
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 218.30
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.11
  • P/E Growth: 0.11
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $970.02 million
  • Price / Sales: 2.12
  • Book Value: $18.12 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.13
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.65
  • Dividend Yield: 5.0%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $677.13 million
  • Net Margins: -22.96%
  • Return on Equity: -0.71%
  • Return on Assets: -0.13%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.16%
  • Current Ratio: 0.54%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.53%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 482,470 shs.
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Short Ratio: 4.91
 

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

What is Atlantica Yield PLC's stock symbol?

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

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 Tuesday, May 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, May 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.25 per share on Thursday, June 15th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, May 26th. View Atlantica Yield PLC's Dividend History.

How were Atlantica Yield PLC's earnings last quarter?

Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY) posted its quarterly earnings data on Monday, May, 15th. The company reported ($0.12) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.19) by $0.07. The firm earned $198.15 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $208 million. Atlantica Yield PLC had a negative net margin of 22.96% and a negative return on equity of 0.71%. View Atlantica Yield PLC's Earnings History.

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

4 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Atlantica Yield PLC's stock. Their forecasts range from $22.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate Atlantica Yield PLC's share price to reach $22.33 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Atlantica Yield PLC.

Are investors shorting Atlantica Yield PLC?

Atlantica Yield PLC saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 28th, there was short interest totalling 1,084,779 shares, a drop of 27.4% from the April 13th total of 1,494,687 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 555,629 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.0 days. Approximately 1.9% of the company's stock are sold short.

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

Who owns Atlantica Yield PLC stock?

Atlantica Yield PLC's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Jennison Associates LLC (5.08%), Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Credit Suisse AG (1.93%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (1.10%), King Street Capital Management L.P. (0.00%) and State Street Corp (0.98%). 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 Jennison Associates LLC, Credit Suisse AG, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Ecofin Ltd., Credit Agricole S A, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Bank of America Corp DE and Wells Fargo & Company MN. 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 Acadian Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Prudential Financial Inc., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Oxford Asset Management. 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 include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Atlantica Yield PLC stock cost?

One share of Atlantica Yield PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.52.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $22.33 (8.84% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/12/2017Jefferies Group LLCInitiated CoverageHold -> Hold$22.00LowView Rating Details
2/28/2017GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$22.35 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
1/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingBuy$22.00N/AView Rating Details
8/23/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingConviction-BuyN/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$19.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
2/9/2016HSBC Holdings plcLower Price Target$23.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015Canaccord GenuityDowngradeBuy -> Hold$29.50 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
11/30/2015Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$12.00N/AView Rating Details
9/30/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$46.00 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
Earnings by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
Earnings History by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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:ABY)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.61 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.73 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
Next Dividend:6/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.65
Dividend Yield:3.17%
Payout Ratio:-29.02% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
106.56% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
89.04% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)

Dividend History by Quarter for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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:ABY)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
Latest Headlines for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (aby) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.25
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 17 at 12:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Upgraded to "Hold" by Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 11:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Estimates By $0.07 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 16 at 10:54 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoAtlantica Yield plc: Atlantica Yield Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 16 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoInvestor Network: Atlantica Yield plc to Host Earnings Call
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAbengoa Yield reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ABY earnings conference call or presentation 15-May-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Declines By 27.4%
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 13 at 7:00 AM
nasdaq.com logoABY Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level
www.nasdaq.com - May 9 at 8:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 4:37 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield to Present First Quarter 2017 Financial Results on May 15
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 3:18 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Receiving Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Declines By 20.2%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 7:12 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Receives Daily News Sentiment Score of 0.18
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 8:42 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Earning Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Report Shows
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 26 at 9:19 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoZacks Investment Research Upgrades Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) to "Hold"
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 10:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 8:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoPositive Press Coverage Likely to Affect Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 10:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 11:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Getting Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 13 at 11:35 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Rating Lowered to Hold at Zacks Investment Research
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 11:33 PM
americanbankingnews.com logo-$0.16 EPS Expected for Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 6:07 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Decreases By 0.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 3:00 PM
moodys.com logoAtlantica Yield plc -- Moody's affirms Atlantica Yield's B1 CFR; outlook changed to stable
www.moodys.com - March 31 at 8:27 PM
prnewswire.com logoResearch Reports Coverage on Utilities Stocks -- Hawaiian Electric, Portland General, Atlantica Yield, and Companhia ... - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - March 30 at 3:31 PM
investopedia.com logoThe Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: CenterPoint Energy, MYR Group, Atlantica Yield and Polar Power
www.investopedia.com - March 30 at 3:31 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for March 14th
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 3:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoATLANTICA YIELD PLC Financials
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 3:23 PM
benzinga.com logoBenzinga's Top Upgrades, Downgrades For February 28, 2017 ... - Benzinga
www.benzinga.com - March 1 at 3:18 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ABY earnings conference call or presentation 27-Feb-17 9:30pm GMT
us.rd.yahoo.com - March 1 at 8:34 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield upgraded by Guggenheim
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 8:21 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Reports Full Year 2016 Financial Results
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 3:21 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC Earnings Call scheduled for 4:30 pm ET today
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 28 at 3:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoInvestors Call Trump's Plans into Question: 5 Utility Picks - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 27 at 3:27 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoQ4 2016 Atlantica Yield PLC Earnings Release - After Market Close
biz.yahoo.com - February 27 at 3:27 PM
seekingalpha.com logoTracking David Tepper's Appaloosa Management Portfolio - Q4 2016 Update
seekingalpha.com - February 21 at 3:33 PM
investopedia.com logoTop 4 Alternative Energy Stocks for 2017
www.investopedia.com - January 30 at 3:27 PM
nytimes.com logoHighlights: Reaction to Trump’s Travel Ban
www.nytimes.com - January 29 at 8:17 PM
usatoday.com logoOnce again, colossal crowds pack the streets against Trump
www.usatoday.com - January 29 at 8:17 PM
foxnews.com logoPublic gets rare chance to visit site of the first atomic bomb test April 1
www.foxnews.com - January 29 at 8:17 PM
nasdaq.com logoAtlantica Yield (ABY) Passes Through 3% Yield Mark
www.nasdaq.com - January 26 at 8:29 PM
nasdaq.com logoNoteworthy Tuesday Option Activity: MON, ABY, YELP - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - January 17 at 3:16 PM

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