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 - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NASDAQ:ABY
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.atlanticayield.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $2.1 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 100,217,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $21.04
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $20.87
  • 52 Week Range: $16.55 - $22.87
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 67.84
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 28.31
  • P/E Growth: 0.13
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $1 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.10
  • Book Value: $18.78 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.12
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $1.00
  • Dividend Yield: 4.9%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $697.25 million
  • Net Margins: 3.15%
  • Return on Equity: 1.58%
  • Return on Assets: 0.30%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 2.91%
  • Current Ratio: 2.30%
  • Quick Ratio: 2.27%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 772,367 shs.
  • Beta: 1.12
  • Short Ratio: 1.54
 

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 Friday, August 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be given a dividend of $0.26 per share on Friday, September 15th. This represents a $1.04 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.96%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 29th. This is an increase from Atlantica Yield PLC's previous quarterly dividend of $0.25. 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 results on Monday, May, 15th. The company reported ($0.12) earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.19) by $0.07. The firm earned $198.15 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $208 million. Atlantica Yield PLC had a net margin of 3.15% and a return on equity of 1.58%. 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, November, 13th 2017. 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 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Atlantica Yield PLC's shares. Their predictions 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 decrease in short interest during the month of July. As of July 14th, there was short interest totalling 1,044,478 shares, a decrease of 40.7% from the June 30th total of 1,762,015 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 687,508 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.5 days. Approximately 1.8% of the company's stock are sold short.

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
  • Santiago Seage Medela, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director, Director
  • Francisco Martinez-Davis, Chief Financial Officer
  • David Esteban, Vice President - EMEA
  • Emiliano Garcia, Vice President - North America
  • Antonio Merino Ciudad, Vice President - South America
  • Manuel Silvan, Vice President - Taxes, Risk Management and Compliance
  • Irene Hernandez, General Counsel
  • Joaquin Fernandez de Pierola Marin, Director
  • Maria J. Esteruelas, Director

Who owns Atlantica Yield PLC stock?

Atlantica Yield PLC's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Centerbridge Partners L.P. (3.73%), Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.88%), Capital World Investors (2.49%), Glendon Capital Management LP (1.05%), King Street Capital Management L.P. (1.00%) and Ecofin Ltd. (0.92%). 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, State Street Corp, Acadian Asset Management LLC, Northern Trust Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., Numeric Investors LLC, Vanguard Group Inc. and Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC. 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 acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Vivaldi Asset Management LLC, Boussard & Gavaudan Investment Management LLP, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., AHL Partners LLP, Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, NGAM Advisors L.P. and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. 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.

What is Atlantica Yield PLC's stock price today?

One share of Atlantica Yield PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.95.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ ABY)
Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  117 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  109 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  226
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

Consensus Ratings for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 2 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $22.33 (6.60% 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 CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> Underperform$12.00N/AView Rating Details
9/30/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$46.00 -> $23.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 8/18/2015 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
11/13/2017        
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: $0.49 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.74 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY)
Next Dividend:9/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:4.77%
Payout Ratio:333.33% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
204.08% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
135.14% (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
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: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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finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ABY-US : August 18, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 18 at 3:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoContrasting Empresa Distribuidora Y Comercializadora Norte S.A. (Edenor) (EDN) & Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 14 at 12:28 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 2:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (ABY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 6 at 7:02 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of ABY earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-17 8:30pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 3:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAbengoa Yield posts 2Q profit
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 3:27 PM
finanznachrichten.de logoAtlantica Yield plc: Atlantica Yield Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
www.finanznachrichten.de - August 3 at 8:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 8:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Atlantica Yield Plc : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 8:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Plc – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:ABY) : August 1, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 8:40 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 29 at 7:15 AM
marketwatch.com logoPre-Market Technical Pulse on Electric Utilities Stocks -- Atlantica Yield, Hawaiian Electric Industries, NRG Yield, and Portland General Electric
www.marketwatch.com - July 27 at 3:37 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY) Set to Announce Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 27 at 7:16 AM
zacks.com logoTop Ranked Income Stocks to Buy for July 25th
www.zacks.com - July 25 at 3:19 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 25 at 8:43 AM
finanznachrichten.de logoAtlantica Yield plc: Atlantica Yield to Present Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on August 3
www.finanznachrichten.de - July 25 at 5:00 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield to Present Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results on August 3
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 1:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoStrength Seen in Avista (AVA): Stock Soars 20.7%
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDominion to Develop Two Solar Projects, Provide 32MW to UVA
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 4:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ABY-US : July 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 3:35 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 7:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Atlantica Yield (ABY) Could Be a Potential Winner
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:45 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:ABY) Lowered to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 7 at 5:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ABY-US : July 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 4:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 28 at 8:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Atlantica Yield Plc : June 26, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:35 PM
nasdaq.com logoAtlantica Yield (ABY) Passes Through 5% Yield Mark
www.nasdaq.com - June 22 at 6:13 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Downgraded to Sell at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 21 at 10:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Plc :ABY-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : June 21, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 21 at 3:38 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ABY-US : June 20, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 20 at 3:41 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Upgraded at TheStreet
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 10:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to Atlantica Yield Plc : June 15, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 15 at 3:27 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in Atlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Expands By 52.6%
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 13 at 7:02 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAtlantica Yield PLC (ABY) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 2 at 8:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAtlantica Yield Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : ABY-US : May 29, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 29 at 3:22 PM
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

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