Ameren Corp Company Profile (NYSE:AEE)

About Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)

Ameren Corp logoAmeren Corporation is a utility holding company. The Company's subsidiaries include Ameren Missouri, Ameren Illinois and Ameren Transmission Company (ATXI). It operates through four segments. The Ameren Missouri segment includes all of the operations of Ameren Missouri. The Ameren Illinois Electric Distribution segment consists of the electric distribution business of Ameren Illinois. The Ameren Illinois Natural Gas segment consists of the natural gas business of Ameren Illinois. The ATXI segment consists of the aggregated electric transmission businesses of Ameren Illinois and ATXI. Ameren Missouri operates a rate-regulated electric generation, transmission, and distribution business and a rate-regulated natural gas distribution business in Missouri. Ameren Illinois operates rate-regulated electric distribution, electric transmission and natural gas distribution businesses in Illinois. ATXI operates a Federal Energy Regulatory Commission rate-regulated electric transmission business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Multi-Utilities
  • Symbol: NYSE:AEE
  • CUSIP: 02360810
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $13.6 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 242,634,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $54.97
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $53.03
  • 52 Week Range: $46.84 - $57.09
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.01
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 18.62
  • P/E Growth: 3.25
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $5.95 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.29
  • Book Value: $29.12 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.92
  • Annual Dividend: $1.76
  • Dividend Yield: 3.1%
  • EBIDTA: $2.35 billion
  • Net Margins: 10.78%
  • Return on Equity: 9.14%
  • Return on Assets: 2.74%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.90%
  • Current Ratio: 0.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.46%
  • Average Volume: 1.68 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.36
  • Short Ratio: 4.71

Frequently Asked Questions for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)

What is Ameren Corp's stock symbol?

Ameren Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AEE."

How often does Ameren Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ameren Corp?

Ameren Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 28th. Investors of record on Wednesday, June 14th will be given a dividend of $0.44 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a $1.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.14%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, June 12th. View Ameren Corp's Dividend History.

How were Ameren Corp's earnings last quarter?

Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 4th. The company reported $0.42 EPS for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.42. The company had revenue of $1.51 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.46 billion. Ameren Corp had a return on equity of 9.14% and a net margin of 10.78%. The business's revenue was up 5.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.43 earnings per share. View Ameren Corp's Earnings History.

When will Ameren Corp make its next earnings announcement?

Ameren Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, August, 3rd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Ameren Corp.

What guidance has Ameren Corp issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ameren Corp updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 4th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $2.65-2.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.77.

Where is Ameren Corp's stock going? Where will Ameren Corp's stock price be in 2017?

2 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Ameren Corp's shares. Their predictions range from $58.00 to $58.00. On average, they expect Ameren Corp's share price to reach $58.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Ameren Corp.

Who are some of Ameren Corp's key competitors?

Who owns Ameren Corp stock?

Ameren Corp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), State Street Corp (5.25%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.27%), Lazard Asset Management LLC (0.00%) and Epoch Investment Partners Inc. (0.00%). Company insiders that own Ameren Corp stock include Bruce A Steinke, Mark C Lindgren, Martin J Lyons, Maureen A Borkowski, Richard J Mark and Walter J Galvin. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ameren Corp.

Who sold Ameren Corp stock? Who is selling Ameren Corp stock?

Ameren Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Wellington Management Group LLP, AQR Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., FIL Ltd, Janus Capital Management LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold Ameren Corp stock in the last year include Bruce A Steinke, Mark C Lindgren, Martin J Lyons, Maureen A Borkowski, Richard J Mark and Walter J Galvin. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ameren Corp.

Who bought Ameren Corp stock? Who is buying Ameren Corp stock?

Ameren Corp's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Vanguard Group Inc., State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Old Mutual Global Investors UK Ltd., Lazard Asset Management LLC, Morgan Stanley and Epoch Investment Partners Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ameren Corp.

How do I buy Ameren Corp stock?

Shares of Ameren Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Ameren Corp stock cost?

One share of Ameren Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $56.05.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $58.00 (3.48% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/25/2017Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$60.00 -> $58.00LowView Rating Details
10/18/2016ArgusReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
8/3/2015Wolfe ResearchUpgradePeer Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
7/28/2015Goldman Sachs Group IncUpgradeSell -> NeutralN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Earnings by Quarter for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Earnings History by Quarter for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/4/2017Q1 2017$0.42$0.42$1.46 billion$1.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/16/2017Q416$0.15$0.13$1.57 billion$1.36 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316$1.38$1.52$1.91 billion$1.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2016Q216$0.52$0.61$1.45 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/10/2016Q116$0.38$0.43$1.51 billion$1.43 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2016Q415$0.16$0.12$1.51 billion$1.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2015Q315$1.31$1.41$1.78 billion$1.83 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2015Q215$0.61$0.58$1.44 billion$1.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q1$0.35$0.45$1.54 billion$1.56 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2015Q4$0.14$0.19$1.44 billion$1.37 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q3$1.24$1.20$1.67 billion$1.67 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2014Q114$0.57$0.62$1.40 billion$1.42 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q1$0.32$0.40$1.48 billion$1.59 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/21/2014Q413$0.12$0.19$1.34 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$1.23$1.25$1.87 billion$1.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2013Q2 2013$0.49$0.44$1.50 billion$1.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2013Q1 2013$0.28$0.22$1.63 billion$1.48 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/20/2013Q4 2012$0.20$0.14$1.76 billion$1.51 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q312$1.40$1.33$2.14 billion$2.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/2/2012$0.62$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2012$0.21$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.15$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2011$1.27$1.57ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.63$0.59ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.37$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/22/2011$0.23$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.42$0.42$0.42
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Next Dividend:6/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.76
Dividend Yield:3.14%
Dividend Growth:2.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:65.67% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
63.31% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
58.47% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)

Dividend History by Quarter for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.38%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.75%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/1/2017Mark C LindgrenSVPSell1,024$54.24$55,541.76View SEC Filing  
3/1/2017Martin J LyonsVPSell1,320$54.32$71,702.40View SEC Filing  
1/17/2017Maureen A BorkowskiInsiderSell3,850$52.08$200,508.00View SEC Filing  
9/7/2016Walter J. GalvinDirectorSell36,989$49.94$1,847,230.66View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016Bruce A SteinkeSVPSell3,000$50.82$152,460.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2016Mark C LindgrenSVPSell3,500$50.34$176,190.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Richard J MarkInsiderSell9,300$48.89$454,677.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2014Walter J GalvinDirectorBuy9,188$39.18$359,985.84View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Charles NaslundVPSell1,920$39.26$75,379.20View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Fadi DiyaSVPSell2,000$39.26$78,520.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
Latest Headlines for Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE)
DateHeadline logoBarclays Downgrades Ameren Corp. (AEE) to Equalweight - - May 25 at 3:39 PM logoAmeren unveils one of North America's most advanced distributed energy resource facilities - May 18 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AEE-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 3:22 PM logo Analysts Anticipate Ameren Corp (AEE) to Post $0.64 Earnings Per Share - May 8 at 9:56 AM logoAmeren's (AEE) CEO Warner Baxter on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 6 at 1:25 AM logoEdited Transcript of AEE earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 2:00pm GMT - May 5 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Meets Q1 Earnings Estimates, Sales Up Y/Y - Nasdaq - May 5 at 1:25 AM logoYour solar energy could come from panels at Lambert airport - May 4 at 8:24 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Releases Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.03 EPS - May 4 at 4:58 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Tops Q1 EPS by 3c - - May 4 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren (NYSE: AEE) Announces First Quarter 2017 Results and Affirms 2017 Earnings Guidance - May 4 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren meets 1Q profit forecasts - May 4 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren (AEE) Meets Q1 Earnings Estimates, Reaffirms '17 View - May 4 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Meets Q1 Earnings Estimates, Sales Up Y/Y - May 4 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Releases FY17 Earnings Guidance - May 4 at 10:18 AM logoAmeren Missouri Proposes Plan for Solar Panels at Lambert Airport - May 3 at 8:24 PM logoUtility Stocks Q1 Earnings Reports on May 4: D, PPL & More - May 3 at 3:23 PM logoWill Ameren Corporation (AEE) Disappoint in Q1 Earnings? - Nasdaq - May 2 at 3:26 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.00 - May 2 at 10:10 AM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Set to Announce Earnings on Thursday - May 2 at 7:56 AM logoWhich Utility Stocks Could Be a Concern for Investors? - May 1 at 3:23 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Getting Somewhat Positive Press Coverage, Analysis Shows - April 29 at 10:20 AM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Declares $0.44 Quarterly Dividend - April 28 at 6:02 PM logoAmeren Corporation Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend - April 28 at 3:50 PM logoUtilities Stocks Under Scanner -- WEC Energy, Entergy, Ameren, and Alliant Energy - PR Newswire (press release) - April 27 at 3:42 PM logoAmeren Releases 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report - April 27 at 3:42 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Earns Daily Coverage Optimism Score of 0.10 - April 26 at 2:10 PM logoUtilities Stocks Under Scanner -- WEC Energy, Entergy, Ameren, and Alliant Energy - April 25 at 7:26 AM logoAmeren Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:AEE) : April 24, 2017 - April 24 at 3:23 PM logoAmeren Corporation First Quarter 2017 Earnings Webcast May 4, 2017 - April 24 at 10:59 AM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Rating Reiterated by Barclays PLC - April 23 at 4:30 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Receives Coverage Optimism Score of -0.02 - April 23 at 7:44 AM logoAmeren Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AEE-US : April 21, 2017 - April 21 at 3:22 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows - April 20 at 10:43 AM logoQ1 2017 Earnings Estimate for Ameren Corp Issued By KeyCorp (AEE) - April 20 at 9:47 AM logoAmeren Corp's Subsidiary Files for Electric Rate Decrease - April 17 at 3:20 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Given Coverage Optimism Score of -0.12 - April 17 at 10:10 AM logo Brokerages Anticipate Ameren Corp (AEE) to Announce $0.43 Earnings Per Share - April 17 at 9:31 AM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Downgraded to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research - April 17 at 7:44 AM logoAmeren Illinois files for rate decrease - April 14 at 11:44 AM logoAmeren Illinois files for electric rate decrease - April 13 at 3:33 PM logoAmeren Corp (AEE) Earns Daily News Impact Rating of -0.05 - April 13 at 1:30 PM logoZacks Investment Research Lowers Ameren Corp (AEE) to Hold - April 11 at 12:54 PM logoThursday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Healthcare - April 7 at 6:54 AM logoAmeren Corp. : AEE-US: Dividend Analysis : March 14th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 5, 2017 - April 7 at 6:54 AM logoAmeren launches energy startup accelerator - April 3 at 3:34 PM logoAmeren launches initiative to spark energy innovation and attract job-creating tech startups to St. Louis - March 31 at 3:29 PM logoSouthern Company to Seek Toshiba's Help for Georgia Reactors - March 30 at 3:44 PM logoAmeren (AEE) Up 2.6% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - Nasdaq - March 22 at 3:22 PM logoResearch Reports Coverage on Utilities Stocks -- WEC Energy, Entergy, Ameren, and Alliant - March 21 at 8:57 AM



Ameren Corp (AEE) Chart for Thursday, May, 25, 2017

This page was last updated on 5/25/2017 by Staff