ALLETE Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.84 (+1.19 %)
(As of 08/2/2021 10:45 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume728 shs
Average Volume303,689 shs
Market Capitalization$3.71 billion
P/E Ratio23.25
Dividend Yield3.58%
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
Receive ALE News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ALLETE and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.



ALLETE, Inc. operates as an energy company. The company operates through Regulated Operations, ALLETE Clean Energy, and Corporate and Other segments. It generates electricity from coal-fired, biomass co-fired / natural gas, hydroelectric, wind, and solar. The company provides regulated utility electric services in northwestern Wisconsin to approximately 15,000 electric customers, 13,000 natural gas customers, and 10,000 water customers, as well as regulated utility electric services in northeastern Minnesota to approximately 145,000 retail customers and 15 non-affiliated municipal customers. It also owns and maintains electric transmission assets in Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, and Illinois. In addition, the company focuses on developing, acquiring, and operating clean and renewable energy projects; and owns and operates approximately 1,000 megawatts of wind energy generation facility. Further, it is involved in the coal mining operations in North Dakota; and real estate investment activities in Florida. The company owns and operates 158 substations with a total capacity of 10,066 megavolt amperes. It serves taconite mining, paper, pulp and secondary wood products, pipeline, and other industries. The company was formerly known as Minnesota Power, Inc. and changed its name to ALLETE, Inc. in May 2001. ALLETE, Inc. was incorporated in 1906 and is headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota.


See More Headlines

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sales & Book Value






Overall MarketRank

2.33 out of 5 stars

Utilities Sector

49th out of 289 stocks

Electric & Other Services Combined Industry

13th out of 27 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 3.9Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 1.7Valuation: 2.5 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
speech bubbles
speech bubbles

ALLETE (NYSE:ALE) Frequently Asked Questions

Is ALLETE a buy right now?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for ALLETE in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" ALLETE stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in ALE, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
View analyst ratings for ALLETE
or view top-rated stocks.

What stocks does MarketBeat like better than ALLETE?

Wall Street analysts have given ALLETE a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but ALLETE wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
View MarketBeat's top stock picks here.

When is ALLETE's next earnings date?

ALLETE is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 4th 2021.
View our earnings forecast for ALLETE

How can I listen to ALLETE's earnings call?

ALLETE will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, August 4th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 855-859-2056 with passcode "9589033".

How were ALLETE's earnings last quarter?

ALLETE, Inc. (NYSE:ALE) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, May, 5th. The utilities provider reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.09 by $0.10. The utilities provider earned $339.20 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $318 million. ALLETE had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 6.07% and a net margin of 13.35%. ALLETE's revenue was up 8.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $1.28 EPS.
View ALLETE's earnings history

How has ALLETE's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

ALLETE's stock was trading at $69.55 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ALE shares have increased by 2.3% and is now trading at $71.16.
View which stocks have been most impacted by COVID-19

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

ALLETE declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, July 29th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.63 per share on Wednesday, September 1st. This represents a $2.52 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.54%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 13th.
View ALLETE's dividend history

Is ALLETE a good dividend stock?

ALLETE pays an annual dividend of $2.52 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.58%. ALLETE does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of ALLETE is 75.22%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable. Based on earnings estimates, ALLETE will have a dividend payout ratio of 64.45% next year. This indicates that ALLETE will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
View ALLETE's dividend history.

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

ALLETE issued an update on its FY 2021 earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of 3.000-3.300 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $3.190. The company issued revenue guidance of -.

What price target have analysts set for ALE?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for ALLETE's shares. Their forecasts range from $62.00 to $74.00. On average, they expect ALLETE's share price to reach $67.33 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.4%.
View analysts' price targets for ALLETE
or view top-rated stocks among Wall Street analysts.

Who are ALLETE's key executives?

ALLETE's management team includes the following people:
  • Ms. Bethany M. Owen, Chair, CEO & Pres (Age 55, Pay $1.08M)
  • Mr. Robert J. Adams, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 58, Pay $772.75k)
  • Mr. Steven Wayne Morris, VP, Controller & Chief Accounting Officer (Age 59, Pay $455.68k)
  • Ms. Nicole Renee Johnson, VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 46, Pay $487.08k)
  • Ms. Margaret A. Thickens, VP, Chief Legal Officer & Corp. Sec. (Age 54, Pay $462.31k)
  • Mr. Vincent J. Meyer, VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Wade W. Boeshans, Pres & GM of BNI Energy
  • Mr. Al Rudeck, Pres of Allete Clean Energy, Inc.
  • Mr. Patrick L. Cutshall C.F.A., CPA, CPA, CFA, VP & Corp. Treasurer (Age 56)
  • Mr. Rob Sandstrom, Pres of Superior Water, Light & Power

What is Alan R. Hodnik's approval rating as ALLETE's CEO?

5 employees have rated ALLETE CEO Alan R. Hodnik on Glassdoor.com. Alan R. Hodnik has an approval rating of 100% among ALLETE's employees. This puts Alan R. Hodnik in the top 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

Who are some of ALLETE's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of ALLETE own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ALLETE investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), AT&T (T), Hawkins (HWKN), Verizon Communications (VZ), Ameren (AEE), United Parcel Service (UPS), BlackRock (BLK), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Home Depot (HD) and International Business Machines (IBM).

What is ALLETE's stock symbol?

ALLETE trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ALE."

Who are ALLETE's major shareholders?

ALLETE's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include OLD Republic International Corp (1.04%), Alliancebernstein L.P. (0.36%), Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc. (0.06%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (0.03%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.03%) and State of Michigan Retirement System (0.03%). Company insiders that own ALLETE stock include Alan R Hodnik, Madeleine W Ludlow and Robert John Adams.
View institutional ownership trends for ALLETE

Which institutional investors are selling ALLETE stock?

ALE stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Alliancebernstein L.P., State of Michigan Retirement System, Advisors Asset Management Inc., and Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc..
View insider buying and selling activity for ALLETE
or view top insider-selling stocks.

Which institutional investors are buying ALLETE stock?

ALE stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including OLD Republic International Corp, State of Alaska Department of Revenue, HGK Asset Management Inc., New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Eagle Bay Advisors LLC, Great Valley Advisor Group Inc., Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , and Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund.
View insider buying and selling activity for ALLETE
or or view top insider-buying stocks.

How do I buy shares of ALLETE?

Shares of ALE 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.
Compare Top Brokerages Here.

What is ALLETE's stock price today?

One share of ALE stock can currently be purchased for approximately $71.16.

How much money does ALLETE make?

ALLETE has a market capitalization of $3.71 billion and generates $1.17 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $174.20 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.35 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does ALLETE have?

ALLETE employs 1,342 workers across the globe.

When was ALLETE founded?

ALLETE was founded in 2015.

What is ALLETE's official website?

The official website for ALLETE is www.allete.com.

Where are ALLETE's headquarters?

ALLETE is headquartered at 30 W SUPERIOR STREET, DULUTH MN, 55802.

How can I contact ALLETE?

ALLETE's mailing address is 30 W SUPERIOR STREET, DULUTH MN, 55802. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 218-279-5000.

This page was last updated on 8/2/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
MarketBeat - Stock Market News and Research Tools logo

MarketBeat empowers individual investors to make better trading decisions by providing real-time financial data and objective market analysis. Whether you’re looking for analyst ratings, corporate buybacks, dividends, earnings, economic reports, financials, insider trades, IPOs, SEC filings or stock splits, MarketBeat has the objective information you need to analyze any stock. Learn more about MarketBeat.

MarketBeat is accredited by the Better Business Bureau

© American Consumer News, LLC dba MarketBeat® 2010-2021. All rights reserved.
326 E 8th St #105, Sioux Falls, SD 57103 | U.S. Based Support Team at [email protected] | (844) 978-6257
MarketBeat does not provide personalized financial advice and does not issue recommendations or offers to buy stock or sell any security.

Our Accessibility Statement | Terms of Service | Do Not Sell My Information

© 2021 Market data provided is at least 10-minutes delayed and hosted by Barchart Solutions. Information is provided 'as-is' and solely for informational purposes, not for trading purposes or advice, and is delayed. To see all exchange delays and terms of use please see disclaimer. Fundamental company data provided by Zacks Investment Research.