NYSE:AEE - Ameren Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $69.30 -0.09 (-0.13 %) (As of 11/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$69.30Today's Range$69.17 - $70.360252-Week Range$51.89 - $70.36Volume1.65 million shsAverage Volume1.54 million shsMarket Capitalization$16.79 billionP/E Ratio24.49Dividend Yield2.66%Beta0.15 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 through a generation capacity of approximately 10,200 megawatts. It serves 2.4 million electric customers and approximately 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area. The company was founded in 1881 and is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. Receive AEE News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for AEE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric & other services combined Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities SectorUtilities Current SymbolNYSE:AEE Previous Symbol CUSIP02360810 Webwww.ameren.com Phone314-621-3222 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.98 Current Ratio0.64 Quick Ratio0.43 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.49 Forward P/E Ratio20.56 P/E Growth3.04 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.18 billion Price / Sales2.74 Cash Flow$6.9162 per share Price / Cash10.02 Book Value$31.92 per share Price / Book2.17 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.83 Net Income$523 million Net Margins10.95% Return on Equity11.38% Return on Assets3.23% Miscellaneous Employees8,615 Outstanding Shares244,300,000Market Cap$16.79 billion 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 12th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 12th will be given a dividend of $0.475 per share on Monday, December 31st. This represents a $1.90 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 11th. This is a boost from Ameren's previous quarterly dividend of $0.46. View Ameren's Dividend History. How were Ameren's earnings last quarter? Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) announced its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The utilities provider reported $1.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.31 by $0.19. The utilities provider had revenue of $1.72 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.82 billion. Ameren had a net margin of 10.95% and a return on equity of 11.38%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up .1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the company earned $1.24 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 Friday, February 15th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Ameren. What guidance has Ameren issued on next quarter's earnings? Ameren issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, October, 31st. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $3.35-3.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.26. What price target have analysts set for AEE? 8 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price targets for Ameren's shares. Their predictions range from $61.00 to $71.00. On average, they expect Ameren's share price to reach $65.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 6.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for Ameren. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Ameren? 8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ameren in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Ameren. Has Ameren been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about AEE stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group scores the sentiment of media 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 negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ameren earned a media sentiment score of 1.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Ameren's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Ameren include Duke Energy (DUK), Exelon (EXC), Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG), Consolidated Edison (ED), WEC Energy Group (WEC), E.ON SE Sponsored ADR (Germany) (EONGY), CMS Energy (CMS), PG&E (PCG), Alliant Energy (LNT), NiSource (NI), United Utilities Group (UUGRY), SCANA (SCG), ALLETE (ALE), Avista (AVA) and NorthWestern (NWE). Who are Ameren's key executives? Ameren's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Warner L. Baxter CPA, CPA, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 56)Mr. Martin J. Lyons Jr., Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)Mr. Gregory L. Nelson, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 60)Mr. Richard J. Mark, Chairman & Pres of Ameren Illinois (Age 62)Mr. Michael L. Moehn, Chairman & Pres of Ameren Missouri (Age 48) Who are Ameren's major shareholders? Ameren's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (7.18%), Bank of Montreal Can (2.20%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.90%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (1.89%), FMR LLC (1.52%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (1.43%). Company insiders that own Ameren stock include Bruce A Steinke, Gregory L Nelson, Mark C Birk, Mark C Lindgren, Martin J Lyons, Maureen A Borkowski, Michael L Moehn and Warner L Baxter. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ameren. Which institutional investors are selling Ameren stock? AEE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Epoch Investment Partners Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Retirement Systems of Alabama and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. Company insiders that have sold Ameren company stock in the last year include Bruce A Steinke, Gregory L Nelson, Mark C Birk, Mark C Lindgren, Martin J Lyons and Michael L Moehn. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ameren. Which institutional investors are buying Ameren stock? AEE stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Bessemer Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., BlackRock Inc., Deutsche Bank AG, Renaissance Technologies LLC, LSV Asset Management and Bank of Montreal Can. 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 $69.30. How big of a company is Ameren? Ameren has a market capitalization of $16.79 billion and generates $6.18 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $523 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.83 on an earnings per share basis. Ameren employs 8,615 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 ()Outperform Votes: 214 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 378 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 592MarketBeat'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 11/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: How do investors use RSI to grade stocks?