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NYSE:AEE - Ameren Stock Price, Forecast & News

+1.45 (+1.99 %)
(As of 03/30/2020 09:14 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $74.24
50-Day Range
MA: $79.92
52-Week Range
Now: $74.24
Volume1.83 million shs
Average Volume2.77 million shs
Market Capitalization$18.28 billion
P/E Ratio22.16
Dividend Yield2.67%
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



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.91 billion
Cash Flow$7.84 per share
Book Value$33.33 per share


Net Income$828 million


Market Cap$18.28 billion
Next Earnings Date5/14/2020 (Estimated)

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Ameren (NYSE:AEE) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Ameren's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Ameren's stock was trading at $80.87 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AEE shares have decreased by 8.2% and is now trading at $74.24. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Ameren?

14 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Ameren in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 10 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Ameren.

When is Ameren's next earnings date?

Ameren is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 14th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Ameren.

How were Ameren's earnings last quarter?

Ameren Corp (NYSE:AEE) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, February, 26th. The utilities provider reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.31 by $0.07. The utilities provider had revenue of $1.32 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.64 billion. Ameren had a return on equity of 10.29% and a net margin of 14.01%. Ameren's revenue was down 7.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.28 earnings per share. View Ameren's earnings history.

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

Ameren declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 13th. Investors of record on Wednesday, March 11th will be given a dividend of $0.495 per share on Tuesday, March 31st. This represents a $1.98 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.67%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, March 10th. View Ameren's dividend history.

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

Ameren updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 26th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.40-$3.60 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.46.

What price target have analysts set for AEE?

14 equities research analysts have issued twelve-month price targets for Ameren's stock. Their forecasts range from $65.00 to $95.00. On average, they anticipate Ameren's stock price to reach $82.91 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 11.7% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Ameren.

Has Ameren been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about AEE stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing 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 five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Ameren earned a news sentiment score of -1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutAmeren.

Are investors shorting Ameren?

Ameren saw a increase in short interest in March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 13,446,900 shares, an increase of 7.1% from the February 27th total of 12,560,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 1,800,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 7.5 days. Approximately 5.5% of the shares of the stock are sold short. View Ameren's Current Options Chain.

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), AT&T (T), Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Altria Group (MO), Verizon Communications (VZ), Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI), Diebold Nixdorf (DBD), Philip Morris International (PM), PepsiCo (PEP) and Boeing (BA).

Who are Ameren's key executives?

Ameren's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Warner L. Baxter C.P.A., 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)

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 many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include State Street Corp (5.38%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (4.23%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (1.86%), Pictet Asset Management Ltd. (1.70%), Geode Capital Management LLC (1.62%) and Jennison Associates LLC (0.99%). 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, Mary P Heger, Michael L Moehn, Shawn E Schukar 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, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Janus Henderson Group PLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Brookfield Public Securities Group LLC, Hexavest Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. Company insiders that have sold Ameren company stock in the last year include Mary P Heger, and Shawn E Schukar. View insider buying and selling activity for Ameren.

Which institutional investors are buying Ameren stock?

AEE stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Franklin Resources Inc., Franklin Resources Inc., Maple Brown Abbott Ltd, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Schonfeld Strategic Advisors LLC, State Street Corp, and MERIAN GLOBAL INVESTORS UK Ltd. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Ameren's stock price today?

One share of AEE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $74.24.

How big of a company is Ameren?

Ameren has a market capitalization of $18.28 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. View additional information about Ameren.

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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  467 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  782
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 3/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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