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

$20.97 0.13 (0.62 %)
(As of 01/18/2018 04:52 AM ET)
Previous Close$20.84
Today's Range$20.73 - $21.02
52-Week Range$19.30 - $25.99
Volume256,500 shs
Average Volume639,227 shs
Market Capitalization$2.10 billion
P/E Ratio74.89
Dividend Yield5.51%
Beta1.1

About Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY)

Atlantica Yield 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric Utilities
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorUtilities
SymbolNASDAQ:AY
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-70984384

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio2.90%
Current Ratio2.23%
Quick Ratio2.20%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio74.8928571428571
Forward P/E Ratio87.38
P/E Growth1

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$971.80 million
Price / Sales2.16
Cash Flow$3.26 per share
Price / Cash6.44
Book Value$19.55 per share
Price / Book1.07

Profitability

Trailing EPS$0.28
Net Income$-4,850,000.00
Net Margins2.85%
Return on Equity1.41%
Return on Assets0.27%

Miscellaneous

Employees166
Outstanding Shares100,220,000

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Atlantica Yield's stock symbol?

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

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

Atlantica Yield 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 yield of 5.53%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 29th. This is an increase from Atlantica Yield's previous quarterly dividend of $0.26. View Atlantica Yield's Dividend History.

How were Atlantica Yield's earnings last quarter?

Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY) issued its 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 had revenue of $291.96 million for the quarter. Atlantica Yield had a return on equity of 1.41% and a net margin of 2.85%. View Atlantica Yield's Earnings History.

When will Atlantica Yield make its next earnings announcement?

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

Where is Atlantica Yield's stock going? Where will Atlantica Yield's stock price be in 2018?

4 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Atlantica Yield's stock. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Atlantica Yield's share price to reach $23.75 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Atlantica Yield.

Are investors shorting Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield saw a increase in short interest in December. As of December 29th, there was short interest totalling 1,201,211 shares, an increase of 184.0% from the December 15th total of 422,911 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 561,429 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.1 days. Currently, 2.1% of the company's stock are sold short.

Who are some of Atlantica Yield's key competitors?

Who are Atlantica Yield's key executives?

Atlantica Yield'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 stock?

Atlantica Yield's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Atlantica Yield.

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

Atlantica Yield's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Atlantica Yield.

How do I buy Atlantica Yield stock?

Shares of Atlantica Yield 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's stock price today?

One share of Atlantica Yield stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.97.

How big of a company is Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield has a market capitalization of $2.10 billion and generates $971.80 million in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $-4,850,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $0.28 on an earnings per share basis. Atlantica Yield employs 166 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield's mailing address is Great West House Gw1, 17Th Floor, Great West Road, BRENTFORD, TW8 9DF, United Kingdom. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at +44-20-70984384 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Atlantica Yield (AY)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  177 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  161 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  338
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Atlantica Yield 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

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Analysts' Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: BuyBuyBuyBuy
Consensus Rating Score: 2.752.752.673.00
Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
3 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
0 Sell Rating(s)
1 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
1 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: $23.75$23.75$22.67$22.33
Price Target Upside: 1.15% upside1.15% upside13.79% upside8.78% upside

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY)

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
11/13/2017Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperform -> Outperform$23.00 -> $26.00N/AView Rating Details
10/24/2017Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuy$24.00N/AView Rating Details
4/12/2017Jefferies GroupInitiated 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
(Data available from 1/18/2016 forward)

Earnings

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

Earnings by Quarter for Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY)

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ AY) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/26/2018        
11/13/2017Before Market$0.60$0.30$291.96 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$0.11$0.24ViewN/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
11/14/2016Q3 2016$0.58$0.33ViewN/AView 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
8/12/2014Q2 2014($0.18)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Estimates

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Earnings Estimates

Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.24 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.7 EPS

Dividends

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:12/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.16
Dividend Yield:5.53%
Payout Ratio:414.29% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
483.33% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
165.71% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY)

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Dividend History by Quarter

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 (NASDAQ AY)

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Headlines

Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ AY) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 16 at 5:32 AM
Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Short Interest Up 184.0% in DecemberAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) Short Interest Up 184.0% in December
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 12 at 2:38 AM
CPFL Energia (CPL) versus Atlantica Yield (AY) Financial ComparisonCPFL Energia (CPL) versus Atlantica Yield (AY) Financial Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 7 at 7:26 AM
-$0.16 EPS Expected for Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) This Quarter-$0.16 EPS Expected for Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 1 at 11:24 AM
Royal Bank of Canada Boosts Atlantica Yield (AY) Price Target to $26.00Royal Bank of Canada Boosts Atlantica Yield (AY) Price Target to $26.00
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 31 at 3:38 PM
Atlantica Yield (AY) versus Its Competitors Critical ComparisonAtlantica Yield (AY) versus Its Competitors Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 9:16 PM
Head-To-Head Survey: Atlantica Yield (AY) & Its RivalsHead-To-Head Survey: Atlantica Yield (AY) & Its Rivals
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 30 at 1:18 PM
Head-To-Head Analysis: Atlantica Yield (AY) & The CompetitionHead-To-Head Analysis: Atlantica Yield (AY) & The Competition
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 29 at 9:30 PM
Atlantica Yield (AY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to SellAtlantica Yield (AY) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 25 at 5:53 PM
Head to Head Review: Enel Chile (ENIC) and Atlantica Yield (AY)Head to Head Review: Enel Chile (ENIC) and Atlantica Yield (AY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 24 at 7:16 PM
Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 22 at 5:54 AM
Atlantica Yield (AY) vs. Its Peers Head to Head ReviewAtlantica Yield (AY) vs. Its Peers Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 9:28 AM
Atlantica Yield (AY) Shares Cross Below 200 DMAAtlantica Yield (AY) Shares Cross Below 200 DMA
www.nasdaq.com - December 19 at 3:27 PM
Atlantica Yield (AY) and Its Peers Critical ComparisonAtlantica Yield (AY) and Its Peers Critical Comparison
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 1:34 AM
Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Short Interest Down 27.9% in NovemberAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) Short Interest Down 27.9% in November
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 16 at 2:08 AM
Zacks: Brokerages Expect Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) to Post -$0.16 EPSZacks: Brokerages Expect Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) to Post -$0.16 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 15 at 3:28 PM
Head-To-Head Comparison: Atlantica Yield (AY) versus Its CompetitorsHead-To-Head Comparison: Atlantica Yield (AY) versus Its Competitors
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 1:26 AM
Comparing Atlantica Yield (AY) & Its PeersComparing Atlantica Yield (AY) & Its Peers
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 10 at 5:20 PM
Korea Electric Power (KEP) & Atlantica Yield (AY) Head-To-Head AnalysisKorea Electric Power (KEP) & Atlantica Yield (AY) Head-To-Head Analysis
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 8 at 8:06 AM
Atlantica Yield Plc – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:AY) : December 7, 2017Atlantica Yield Plc – Value Analysis (NASDAQ:AY) : December 7, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 7 at 3:30 PM
Atlantica Yield Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AY-US : December 6, 2017Atlantica Yield Plc breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AY-US : December 6, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 6 at 9:33 AM
Reviewing Westar Energy (WR) & Atlantica Yield (AY)Reviewing Westar Energy (WR) & Atlantica Yield (AY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 28 at 7:10 PM
Atlantica Yield plc (AY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2017 - NasdaqAtlantica Yield plc (AY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2017 - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - November 28 at 10:53 AM
Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from AnalystsAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) Receives Average Rating of "Buy" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 27 at 5:56 AM
Three Canadian stocks that tick all the right boxes for juicy yields and dividend growthThree Canadian stocks that tick all the right boxes for juicy yields and dividend growth
www.theglobeandmail.com - November 22 at 2:53 AM
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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Financials

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