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NASDAQ:AYAtlantica Yield Stock Price, Forecast & News

-0.09 (-0.30 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $29.62
50-Day Range
MA: $27.78
52-Week Range
Now: $29.62
Volume293,500 shs
Average Volume370,220 shs
Market Capitalization$3.01 billion
P/E Ratio95.55
Dividend Yield5.52%
Atlantica Yield plc acquires, owns, and manages renewable energy, natural gas power, electric transmission lines, and water assets in the United States, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Uruguay, Spain, Algeria, and South Africa. As of December 31, 2018, it had 24 assets, including 1,496 megawatts (MW) of renewable energy generation assets comprising solar power and wind plants; 300 MW of natural gas power generation assets that produce electricity and steam from natural gas; 1,152 miles of electric transmission lines; and water desalination plants with an aggregate capacity of 10.5 million cubic feet per day. The company was formerly known as Abengoa Yield plc and changed its name to Atlantica Yield plc in May 2016. Atlantica Yield plc was founded in 2013 and is based in Brentford, the United Kingdom.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.83 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Previous SymbolNASDAQ:ABY



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.01 billion
Cash Flow$3.66 per share
Book Value$16.88 per share


Net Income$62.13 million


Market Cap$3.01 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)

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Atlantica Yield (NASDAQ:AY) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Atlantica Yield's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Atlantica Yield's stock was trading at $24.87 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AY shares have increased by 19.1% and is now trading at $29.62. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Atlantica Yield?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Atlantica Yield in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Atlantica Yield.

When is Atlantica Yield's next earnings date?

Atlantica Yield is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Atlantica Yield.

How were Atlantica Yield's earnings last quarter?

Atlantica Yield PLC (NASDAQ:AY) posted its earnings results on Thursday, May, 7th. The utilities provider reported ($0.40) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.11) by $0.29. The utilities provider earned $210.40 million during the quarter. Atlantica Yield had a return on equity of 1.92% and a net margin of 3.23%. View Atlantica Yield's earnings history.

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

Atlantica Yield announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, June 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.41 per share on Monday, June 15th. This represents a $1.64 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 29th. View Atlantica Yield's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for AY?

4 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for Atlantica Yield's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $34.00. On average, they expect Atlantica Yield's stock price to reach $31.75 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.2% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Atlantica Yield.

Has Atlantica Yield been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about AY stock has trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Atlantica Yield earned a media sentiment score of -1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term. View the latest news about Atlantica Yield.

Are investors shorting Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield saw a increase in short interest in June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 745,300 shares, an increase of 6.2% from the June 15th total of 702,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 469,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.6 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's shares are short sold. View Atlantica Yield's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Atlantica Yield's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Atlantica Yield own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Atlantica Yield investors own include AT&T (T), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust (BPT), AbbVie (ABBV), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), New Residential Investment (NRZ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Enbridge (ENB), Iron Mountain (IRM) and Pfizer (PFE).

Who are Atlantica Yield's key executives?

Atlantica Yield's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Santiago Seage Medela, CEO & Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Francisco Martinez-Davis, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Ms. Leire Pérez, Director, Investor Relations
  • Ms. Irene M. Hernandez, Chief of Compliance, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec. (Age 39)
  • Mr. Stevens C. Moore, VP of Corp. Strategy & Devel. (Age 46)

What is Atlantica Yield's stock symbol?

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

Who are Atlantica Yield's major shareholders?

Atlantica Yield's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.03%) and Mount Yale Investment Advisors LLC (0.01%).

Which major investors are selling Atlantica Yield stock?

AY stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., and Mount Yale Investment Advisors LLC.

How do I buy shares of Atlantica Yield?

Shares of AY 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Atlantica Yield's stock price today?

One share of AY stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.62.

How big of a company is Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield has a market capitalization of $3.01 billion and generates $1.01 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $62.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.61 on an earnings per share basis. Atlantica Yield employs 217 workers across the globe.

What is Atlantica Yield's official website?

The official website for Atlantica Yield is www.atlanticayield.com.

How can I contact Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield'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 44-20-3499-0465 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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