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Ameren Stock Forecast, Price & News

+1.14 (+1.59 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $72.88
50-Day Range
MA: $76.35
52-Week Range
Now: $72.88
Volume2.68 million shs
Average Volume2.07 million shs
Market Capitalization$18.02 billion
P/E Ratio21.31
Dividend Yield2.87%
Ameren Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a public utility holding company in the United States. It operates through four segments: Ameren Missouri, Ameren Illinois Electric Distribution, Ameren Illinois Natural Gas, and Ameren Transmission. The company engages in the rate-regulated electric generation, transmission, and distribution activities; and rate-regulated natural gas distribution and transmission businesses. It primarily generates electricity through coal, nuclear, and natural gas, as well as renewable sources, such as hydroelectric, methane gas, and solar. The company serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers. As of September 28, 2020, it served approximately 2.4 million electric customers and approximately 900,000 natural gas customers. The company was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.
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Overall MarketRank

2.36 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

17th out of 272 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

4th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 3.3Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.91 billion
Cash Flow$7.68 per share
Book Value$33.33 per share


Net Income$828 million


Market Cap$18.02 billion
Next Earnings Date2/18/2021 (Confirmed)
+1.14 (+1.59 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Ameren (NYSE:AEE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ameren's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus?

Ameren's stock was trading at $80.87 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AEE shares have decreased by 9.9% and is now trading at $72.88.
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Is Ameren a buy right now?

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

Wall Street analysts have given Ameren a "Buy" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but Ameren wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Warner L. Baxter's approval rating as Ameren's CEO?

114 employees have rated Ameren CEO Warner L. Baxter on Glassdoor.com. Warner L. Baxter has an approval rating of 97% among Ameren's employees. This puts Warner L. Baxter in the top 30% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is Ameren's next earnings date?

Ameren is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 18th 2021.
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How can I listen to Ameren's earnings call?

Ameren will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, February 19th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

How were Ameren's earnings last quarter?

Ameren Co. (NYSE:AEE) posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 9th. The utilities provider reported $1.47 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.47. The utilities provider earned $1.63 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.69 billion. Ameren had a net margin of 14.70% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 10.17%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 1.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $1.47 earnings per share.
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How often does Ameren pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ameren?

Ameren declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 9th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.515 per share on Thursday, December 31st. This represents a $2.06 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.83%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 8th. This is a boost from Ameren's previous quarterly dividend of $0.50.
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Is Ameren a good dividend stock?

Ameren pays an annual dividend of $2.06 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.87%. Ameren has been increasing its dividend for 6 consecutive years, indicating the company has a new, but growing committment to grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio of Ameren is 61.49%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, Ameren will have a dividend payout ratio of 54.64% next year. This indicates that Ameren will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Ameren issued on next quarter's earnings?

Ameren issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 4th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.40-3.55 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.47.

What price target have analysts set for AEE?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Ameren's shares. Their forecasts range from $79.00 to $95.00. On average, they expect Ameren's stock price to reach $86.14 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 18.2% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting Ameren?

Ameren saw a increase in short interest during the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 7,140,000 shares, an increase of 61.9% from the December 15th total of 4,410,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,290,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 5.5 days.
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Who are some of Ameren's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Ameren own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Ameren investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), AT&T (T), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Pfizer (PFE), Verizon Communications (VZ), Altria Group (MO), Cisco Systems (CSCO), PepsiCo (PEP) and Activision Blizzard (ATVI).

Who are Ameren's key executives?

Ameren's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Warner L. Baxter CPA, CPA, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58, Pay $3.67M)
  • Mr. Michael L. Moehn, Exec. VP, CFO, Chairman of Ameren Missouri & Pres of Ameren Services (Age 50, Pay $1.35M)
  • Mr. Martin J. Lyons Jr., Chairman & Pres of Ameren Missouri (Age 53, Pay $1.67M)
  • Mr. Fadi M. Diya, Chief Nuclear Officer & Sr. VP of Ameren Missouri (Age 57, Pay $1.13M)
  • Ms. Bhavani Amirthalingam, Sr. VP & Chief Digital Information Officer of Ameren Services (Age 44, Pay $947.87k)
  • Mr. Richard J. Mark, Chairman & Pres of Ameren Illinois (Age 64, Pay $1.13M)
  • Mr. Bruce A. Steinke, Sr. VP of Fin. & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 59)
  • Andrew Kirk, Director of Investor Relations
  • Ms. Chonda J. Nwamu Esq., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 48)
  • Mr. Mark C. Birk, Sr. VP of Customer & Power Operations of Ameren Missouri (Age 55)

What is Ameren's stock symbol?

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

Who are Ameren's major shareholders?

Ameren's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.13%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd (0.03%), Hexavest Inc. (0.02%), Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP (0.02%) and Eastern Bank (0.02%). Company insiders that own Ameren stock include Bruce A Steinke, Fadi M Diya, Gregory L Nelson, Martin J Lyons, Mary P Heger, Michael L Moehn, Richard J Mark, Shawn E Schukar and Warner L Baxter.
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Which major investors are selling Ameren stock?

AEE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Hexavest Inc., Central Bank & Trust Co., Smith Graham & Co. Investment Advisors LP, Redpoint Investment Management Pty Ltd, Avantax Advisory Services Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., Raymond James Trust N.A., and Farmers & Merchants Investments Inc..
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Which major investors are buying Ameren stock?

AEE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Viking Fund Management LLC, TIAA FSB, Pendal Group Limited, IFM Investors Pty Ltd, Clarius Group LLC, Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, and Donaldson Capital Management LLC.
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How do I buy shares of Ameren?

Shares of AEE 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.

What is Ameren's stock price today?

One share of AEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $72.88.

How big of a company is Ameren?

Ameren has a market capitalization of $18.02 billion and generates $5.91 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $828 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.35 on an earnings per share basis. Ameren employs 9,323 workers across the globe.

What is Ameren's official website?

The official website for Ameren is www.ameren.com.

How can I contact Ameren?

Ameren's mailing address is 1901 CHOUTEAU AVE MC 1370, ST LOUIS MO, 63103. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 314-621-3222 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 1/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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