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

$19.70 -0.27 (-1.35 %)
(As of 02/23/2018 03:09 AM ET)
Previous Close$19.97
Today's Range$19.60 - $21.05
52-Week Range$19.30 - $25.99
Volume337,395 shs
Average Volume445,880 shs
Market Capitalization$2.01 billion
P/E Ratio72.96
Dividend Yield5.79%
Beta1.03

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
Phone44-20-7098-4384

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio72.962962962963
Forward P/E Ratio82.08
P/E Growth0.97

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$971.80 million
Price / Sales2.03
Cash Flow$3.22 per share
Price / Cash6.12
Book Value$19.55 per share
Price / Book1.01

Profitability

Trailing EPS$0.27
Net Income$-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 declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 15th. Stockholders 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 5.89%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, November 29th. This is a positive change 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 quarterly earnings data on Monday, November, 13th. The utilities provider reported $0.30 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.60 by $0.30. The utilities provider had revenue of $291.96 million for the quarter. Atlantica Yield had a net margin of 2.85% and a return on equity of 1.41%. 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 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Atlantica Yield's shares. Their predictions range from $22.00 to $27.00. On average, they expect Atlantica Yield's share price to reach $24.75 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Atlantica Yield.

Are investors shorting Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield saw a decrease in short interest in the month of January. As of January 12th, there was short interest totalling 878,432 shares, a decrease of 26.9% from the December 29th total of 1,201,211 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 713,162 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.2 days. Approximately 1.5% of the company's shares 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P. (2.83%), Ardsley Advisory Partners (1.89%), Ecofin Ltd. (1.71%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.93%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.92%) and Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.76%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Atlantica Yield.

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

Atlantica Yield's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P., Ardsley Advisory Partners, Ecofin Ltd., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Assenagon Asset Management S.A., BlackRock Inc. and Rare Infrastructure Ltd. 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 $19.70.

How big of a company is Atlantica Yield?

Atlantica Yield has a market capitalization of $2.01 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 $0.27 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 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 (AY)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  188 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  175 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  363
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: 2.752.752.752.67
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)
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)
Consensus Price Target: $24.75$24.75$23.75$22.33
Price Target Upside: 17.75% upside17.75% upside1.15% 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
1/18/2018GuggenheimSet Price TargetBuy$27.00LowView Rating Details
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
8/23/2016Avondale PartnersReiterated RatingConviction-BuyN/AView Rating Details
3/1/2016MacquarieLower Price TargetNeutral$19.00 -> $16.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/23/2016 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$0.24$264.00 million$285.07 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
11/14/2016Q3 2016$0.58$0.33$295.27 millionViewN/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)$106.01 millionViewN/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:5.89%
Payout Ratio:429.63% (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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Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.19 Per ShareAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.19 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 3:16 AM
Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by BrokeragesAtlantica Yield PLC (AY) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 10 at 5:36 AM
Atlantica Yield (AY) & ITC (ITC) Head to Head ReviewAtlantica Yield (AY) & ITC (ITC) Head to Head Review
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 8 at 5:10 AM
-$0.19 Earnings Per Share Expected for Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) This Quarter-$0.19 Earnings Per Share Expected for Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) This Quarter
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 4 at 3:18 AM
Short Interest in Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Drops By 26.9%Short Interest in Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) Drops By 26.9%
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 29 at 1:20 AM
Analyzing Atlantica Yield (AY) and Cleco Corporate (CNL)Analyzing Atlantica Yield (AY) and Cleco Corporate (CNL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 28 at 9:26 AM
Atlantica Yield (AY) PT Set at $27.00 by GuggenheimAtlantica Yield (AY) PT Set at $27.00 by Guggenheim
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 20 at 12:14 AM
Zacks: Brokerages Anticipate Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) to Post -$0.19 EPSZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Atlantica Yield PLC (AY) to Post -$0.19 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 18 at 5:08 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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