NYSE:AEE - Ameren Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$70.52 +0.04 (+0.06 %)
(As of 04/23/2019 02:10 AM ET)
Previous Close$70.48
Today's Range$70.27 - $70.83
52-Week Range$55.21 - $74.91
Volume1.21 million shs
Average Volume1.40 million shs
Market Capitalization$17.31 billion
P/E Ratio20.93
Dividend Yield2.70%
Beta0.29
Ameren Corporation 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 March 4, 2019, it served approximately 1.2 million electric customers and approximately 130,000 natural gas customers in central and eastern Missouri. The company was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP02360810
Phone314-621-3222

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$6.29 billion
Cash Flow$7.7071 per share
Book Value$31.82 per share

Profitability

Net Income$815 million

Miscellaneous

Employees8,838
Market Cap$17.31 billion
Next Earnings Date5/9/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

Ameren (NYSE:AEE) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ameren's stock symbol?

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

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

Ameren announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, February 11th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, March 13th will be paid a dividend of $0.475 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.69%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 12th. View Ameren's Dividend History.

How were Ameren's earnings last quarter?

Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 14th. The utilities provider reported $0.28 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.32 by $0.04. The utilities provider earned $1.42 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.56 billion. Ameren had a net margin of 12.95% and a return on equity of 10.87%. The firm's revenue was up 1.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.39 earnings per share. View Ameren's Earnings History.

When is Ameren's next earnings date?

Ameren is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 9th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ameren.

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

Ameren issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 14th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.15-3.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.30.

What price target have analysts set for AEE?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Ameren's shares. Their forecasts range from $61.00 to $77.00. On average, they expect Ameren's share price to reach $68.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for Ameren.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ameren?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ameren in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ameren.

Has Ameren been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about AEE stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ameren earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

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), Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Diebold Nixdorf (DBD), General Electric (GE), KKR & Co Inc (KKR), Altria Group (MO), First Solar (FSLR), Cisco Systems (CSCO) and ConocoPhillips (COP).

Who are Ameren's key executives?

Ameren's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Warner L. Baxter CPA, CPA, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 57)
  • Mr. Martin J. Lyons Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 52)
  • Mr. Gregory L. Nelson, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 61)
  • Mr. Richard J. Mark, Chairman & Pres of Ameren Illinois (Age 63)
  • Mr. Michael L. Moehn, Chairman & Pres of Ameren Missouri (Age 49)

Who are Ameren's major shareholders?

Ameren's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hexavest Inc. (0.39%), First Manhattan Co. (0.30%), PGGM Investments (0.23%), Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.16%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.13%) and Chartwell Investment Partners LLC (0.09%). Company insiders that own Ameren stock include Bruce A Steinke, Fadi M Diya, Gregory L Nelson, Mark C Birk, Mark C Lindgren, Martin J Lyons, Michael L Moehn and Warner L Baxter. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ameren.

Which major investors are selling Ameren stock?

AEE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, First Manhattan Co., Aurora Investment Counsel, Capital Investment Advisors LLC, First Citizens Bank & Trust Co., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold Ameren company stock in the last year include Bruce A Steinke, Fadi M Diya, Gregory L Nelson, Mark C Birk, Mark C Lindgren, Martin J Lyons, Michael L Moehn and Warner L Baxter. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ameren.

Which major investors are buying Ameren stock?

AEE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Chartwell Investment Partners LLC, Hexavest Inc., Northpointe Capital LLC, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV, Empire Life Investments Inc., Meeder Asset Management Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc. and Central Bank & Trust Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ameren.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Ameren's stock price today?

One share of AEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $70.52.

How big of a company is Ameren?

Ameren has a market capitalization of $17.31 billion and generates $6.29 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $815 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.37 on an earnings per share basis. Ameren employs 8,838 workers across the globe.

What is Ameren's official website?

The official website for Ameren is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ameren (NYSE AEE)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  229 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  392 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  621
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ameren and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AEE will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AEE will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 4/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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