Alliant Energy Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.04 (+0.07 %)
(As of 06/11/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume845,229 shs
Average Volume1.45 million shs
Market Capitalization$14.65 billion
P/E Ratio23.81
Dividend Yield2.75%
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About Alliant Energy

Alliant Energy Corporation operates as a utility holding company that provides regulated electricity and natural gas services in the Midwest region of the United States. It operates in three segments: Utility Electric Operations, Utility Gas Operations, and Utility Other. The company, through its subsidiary, Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL), primarily generates and distributes electricity, and distributes and transports natural gas to retail customers in Iowa; sells electricity to wholesale customers in Minnesota, Illinois, and Iowa; and generates and distributes steam in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Alliant Energy Corporation, through its other subsidiary, Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL), generates and distributes electricity, and distributes and transports natural gas to retail customers in Wisconsin; and sells electricity to wholesale customers in Wisconsin. As of December 31, 2020, IPL supplied electric and natural gas service to approximately 495,000 and 225,000 retail customers respectively; and WPL supplied electric and natural gas service to approximately 480,000 and 195,000 retail customers, respectively. It serves retail customers in the farming, agriculture, industrial manufacturing, chemical, and packaging and food industries. In addition, the company owns and operates a short-line rail freight service in Iowa; a barge, rail, and truck freight terminal on the Mississippi River; and a rail-served warehouse in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, as well as offers freight brokerage and logistics management services. Further, it holds interests in a 347 megawatt (MW) natural gas-fired electric generating unit near Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin; and a 225 MW wind farm located in Oklahoma. The company was incorporated in 1981 and is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin.


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Overall MarketRank

2.07 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

46th out of 276 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

9th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.3Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Alliant Energy (NASDAQ:LNT) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Alliant Energy a buy right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alliant Energy in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" Alliant Energy stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Alliant Energy?

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Are investors shorting Alliant Energy?

Alliant Energy saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 4,550,000 shares, an increase of 20.4% from the May 13th total of 3,780,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 1,580,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.9 days. Currently, 1.8% of the shares of the stock are short sold.
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When is Alliant Energy's next earnings date?

Alliant Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August 5th 2021.
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How were Alliant Energy's earnings last quarter?

Alliant Energy Co. (NASDAQ:LNT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 5th. The company reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.68. The firm had revenue of $901 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $946.43 million. Alliant Energy had a net margin of 18.40% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.69%. The business's revenue was down 1.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.72 earnings per share.
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How has Alliant Energy's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Alliant Energy's stock was trading at $51.59 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, LNT shares have increased by 13.5% and is now trading at $58.58.
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How often does Alliant Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Alliant Energy?

Alliant Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 21st. Investors of record on Friday, April 30th will be paid a dividend of $0.4025 per share on Monday, May 17th. This represents a $1.61 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 29th.
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Is Alliant Energy a good dividend stock?

Alliant Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.61 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.75%. Alliant Energy does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of Alliant Energy is 66.26%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Alliant Energy will have a dividend payout ratio of 58.12% next year. This indicates that Alliant Energy will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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When did Alliant Energy's stock split? How did Alliant Energy's stock split work?

Shares of Alliant Energy split before market open on Friday, May 20th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 20th 2016. The newly issued shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, May 19th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Alliant Energy stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

What guidance has Alliant Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Alliant Energy issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 27th. The company provided EPS guidance of 2.500-2.640 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.560. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for LNT?

7 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Alliant Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $54.00 to $64.00. On average, they anticipate Alliant Energy's stock price to reach $57.86 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.2%.
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Who are Alliant Energy's key executives?

Alliant Energy's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John O. Larsen, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 57, Pay $2.51M)
  • Mr. Robert J. Durian, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 50, Pay $1.17M)
  • Mr. Terry L. Kouba, Pres of Iowa Energy & Sr. VP of Operations (Age 61, Pay $654.95k)
  • Mr. David A. de Leon, Pres of Wisconsin Energy & Sr. VP of Operations (Age 57, Pay $651.67k)
  • Mr. James H. Gallegos, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 60, Pay $1.22M)
  • Mr. Benjamin M. Bilitz, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller (Age 46)
  • Mr. Tom Tang, VP & Chief Information Officer (Age 45)
  • Ms. Susan Trapp Gille, Mang. of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Aimee L. Davis, VP of Communications & Marketing (Age 48)
  • Ms. Barbara Tormaschy, VP & Treasurer (Age 56)

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What is Alliant Energy's stock symbol?

Alliant Energy trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "LNT."

Who are Alliant Energy's major shareholders?

Alliant Energy's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (8.47%), Janus Henderson Group PLC (3.44%), Nuveen Asset Management LLC (2.34%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (2.06%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.82%) and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp (1.77%). Company insiders that own Alliant Energy stock include James H Gallegos and Leon David A De.
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Which institutional investors are selling Alliant Energy stock?

LNT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, D. E. Shaw & Co. Inc., Russell Investments Group Ltd., AQR Capital Management LLC, Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC, Morgan Stanley, and Westwood Holdings Group Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying Alliant Energy stock?

LNT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, ClearBridge Investments Ltd, BlackRock Inc., Victory Capital Management Inc., Royal Bank of Canada, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, and JPMorgan Chase & Co..
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How do I buy shares of Alliant Energy?

Shares of LNT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Alliant Energy's stock price today?

One share of LNT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $58.58.

How much money does Alliant Energy make?

Alliant Energy has a market capitalization of $14.65 billion and generates $3.42 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $624 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.43 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does Alliant Energy have?

Alliant Energy employs 3,375 workers across the globe.

What is Alliant Energy's official website?

The official website for Alliant Energy is

Where are Alliant Energy's headquarters?

Alliant Energy is headquartered at 4902 NORTH BILTMORE LANE, MADISON WI, 53718.

How can I contact Alliant Energy?

Alliant Energy's mailing address is 4902 NORTH BILTMORE LANE, MADISON WI, 53718. The company can be reached via phone at 608-458-3311 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 6/12/2021 by Staff
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