NYSE:AEE - Ameren Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $70.48 -0.13 (-0.18 %) (As of 04/21/2019 02:20 AM ET)Previous Close$70.48Today's Range$70.4284 - $71.0652-Week Range$55.21 - $74.91Volume1.26 million shsAverage Volume1.40 million shsMarket Capitalization$17.30 billionP/E Ratio20.91Dividend Yield2.69%Beta0.29 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. 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. 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 CIK1002910 Webwww.ameren.com Phone314-621-3222Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.01 Current Ratio0.57 Quick Ratio0.39Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio20.91 Forward P/E Ratio21.55 P/E Growth3.53 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.29 billion Price / Sales2.75 Cash Flow$7.5380 per share Price / Cash Flow9.35 Book Value$31.82 per share Price / Book2.21Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.37 Net Income$815 million Net Margins12.95% Return on Equity10.87% Return on Assets3.10%Miscellaneous Employees8,838 Outstanding Shares245,419,000Market Cap$17.30 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. Investors 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 dividend yield of 2.70%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, March 12th. View Ameren's Dividend History. How were Ameren's earnings last quarter? Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) released its 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 return on equity of 10.87% and a net margin of 12.95%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 1.4% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm posted $0.39 EPS. 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 updated its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 14th. The company provided earnings per share (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 analysts have issued 1-year target prices 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 year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%. 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? News coverage about AEE stock has trended positive this week, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Ameren earned a media sentiment score of 2.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. 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), NorthWestern (NWE) and Avista (AVA). 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 many different 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 institutional 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 institutional 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 $70.48. How big of a company is Ameren? Ameren has a market capitalization of $17.30 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 ()Outperform Votes: 229 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 392 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 621MarketBeat'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 4/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Do stock splits help investors?