Alon USA Energy Company Profile (NYSE:ALJ)

About Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)

Alon USA Energy logoAlon USA Energy, Inc. is an independent refiner and marketer of petroleum products, operating primarily in the South Central, Southwestern and Western regions of the United States. The Company's segments include refining and marketing, asphalt and retail. Its refineries produce petroleum products, including various grades of gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, petrochemicals, petrochemical feedstocks, asphalt, and other petroleum-based products. As of December 31, 2016, it held interests in Alon USA Partners, LP, which owned a crude oil refinery in Big Spring, Texas, with a crude oil throughput capacity of 73,000 barrels per day and an integrated wholesale marketing business. In addition, it owned a crude oil refinery in Krotz Springs, Louisiana, with a crude oil throughput capacity of approximately 74,000 barrels per day (bpd), as of December 31, 2016. The Company also owns crude oil refineries in California. As of December 31, 2016, it operated approximately 300 convenience stores.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Energy
  • Industry: Petroleum Refining
  • Sub-Industry: Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing
  • Symbol: NYSE:ALJ
  • CUSIP: 02052010
  • Web:
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $12.92
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $12.12
  • 52 Week Range: $5.86 - $13.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -57.91
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Net Margins: 0.89%
  • Return on Equity: 5.65%
  • Return on Assets: 1.96%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.86%
  • Current Ratio: 1.01%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.73%
  • Average Volume: 488,356 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14

Frequently Asked Questions for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)

What is Alon USA Energy's stock symbol?

Alon USA Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ALJ."

How often does Alon USA Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Alon USA Energy?

Alon USA Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 8th. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, June 8th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 18th. View Alon USA Energy's Dividend History.

How were Alon USA Energy's earnings last quarter?

Alon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ) issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, February, 23rd. The company reported ($0.20) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of ($0.31) by $0.11. The company earned $509 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $965.02 million. Alon USA Energy had a net margin of 0.89% and a return on equity of 5.65%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 29.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company earned ($0.21) EPS. View Alon USA Energy's Earnings History.

Where is Alon USA Energy's stock going? Where will Alon USA Energy's stock price be in 2017?

3 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Alon USA Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $14.50. On average, they anticipate Alon USA Energy's stock price to reach $11.83 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Alon USA Energy.

Who are some of Alon USA Energy's key competitors?

Who are Alon USA Energy's key executives?

Alon USA Energy's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Ezra Uzi Yemin, Chairman of the Board
  • Alan P. Moret, Interim Chief Executive Officer
  • Shai S. Even, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President
  • James A. Ranspot, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Jimmy C. Crosby, Senior Vice President - Refining
  • Claire A. Hart, Senior Vice President
  • Michael Oster, Senior Vice President - Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Scott Rowe, Senior Vice President - Asphalt Marketing
  • Assaf Ginzburg, Director
  • Frederec C. Green, Director

How do I buy Alon USA Energy stock?

Shares of Alon USA Energy can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alon USA Energy's stock price today?

One share of Alon USA Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.32.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Alon USA Energy (NYSE ALJ)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  92 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  273 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  365
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.33)
Consensus Price Target: $11.83 (11.16% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Price Target History for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Analysts' Ratings History for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
4/22/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuy$16.00 -> $14.50HighView Rating Details
3/24/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$13.00 -> $12.00HighView Rating Details
11/18/2016Piper Jaffray CompaniesUpgradeUnderweight -> Neutral$6.00 -> $9.00N/AView Rating Details
10/10/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$8.00 -> $10.00N/AView Rating Details
7/10/2016Wells Fargo & CompanyReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
6/10/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoLower Price TargetNeutral$8.00 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
5/5/2016Cowen and CompanyLower Price TargetMarket Perform$14.00 -> $10.00N/AView Rating Details
4/12/2016SimmonsLower Price Target$8.00 -> $7.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Earnings by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Earnings History by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE ALJ)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/8/2017Q1 2017($0.15)$0.12$1.07 billion$1.15 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416($0.31)($0.20)$965.02 million$509.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2016Q316($0.09)($0.09)$859.99 million$1.04 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2016Q216($0.19)($0.21)$883.85 million$1.01 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116($0.35)($0.42)$927.91 million$894.97 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415($0.18)($0.21)$813.47 million$702.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/2/2015Q315$0.46$0.60$1.17 billion$1.15 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2015Q215$0.44$0.67$984.63 million$1.30 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115$0.28$0.30$930.70 million$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q414($0.09)$0.67$1.34 billion$1.50 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/30/2014Q314$0.59$0.59$2.12 billion$1.85 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214($0.01)($0.05)$1.45 billion$1.74 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.05$0.06$1.66 billion$1.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2014Q413($0.15)($0.12)$1.75 billion$1.83 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313($0.12)($0.47)$1.66 billion$1.89 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2013Q2 2013$0.26$0.27$1.57 billion$1.68 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2013Q1 2013$0.55$0.86$1.53 billion$1.65 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/6/2013Q4 2012$0.57$0.59$1.85 billion$825.63 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/8/2012$0.68$0.63ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2012($0.13)($0.23)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$0.49$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.32$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.21$0.34ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.17 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.23 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Most Recent Dividend:6/8/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.60
Dividend Yield:4.50%
Dividend Growth:39.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-107.14% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
-352.94% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
-260.87% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)

Dividend History by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE ALJ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 8.80%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 49.46%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/26/2016David WiessmanInsiderSell105,000$7.33$769,650.00View SEC Filing  
8/23/2016David WiessmanDirectorSell35,000$7.32$256,200.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2016David WiessmanDirectorSell35,000$7.27$254,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2016David WiessmanInsiderSell75,000$7.36$552,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/16/2016David WiessmanInsiderSell75,000$7.49$561,750.00View SEC Filing  
8/11/2016David WiessmanInsiderSell75,000$7.03$527,250.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2016Michael OsterVPSell18,500$7.33$135,605.00View SEC Filing  
8/2/2016David WiessmanInsiderSell175,000$6.90$1,207,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Franklin R WheelerDirectorBuy2,000$7.91$15,820.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2016Michael OsterVPSell47,000$8.19$384,930.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Jeff D MorrisInsiderSell25,000$8.67$216,750.00View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Jeff D MorrisDirectorSell25,000$16.82$420,500.00View SEC Filing  
6/11/2015David WiessmanDirectorSell166,500$18.07$3,008,655.00View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Michael OsterVPSell14,938$17.16$256,336.08View SEC Filing  
5/18/2015Shai EvenCFOSell18,000$17.30$311,400.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2015Kyle C MckeenInsiderSell21,310$17.16$365,679.60View SEC Filing  
5/14/2015Delek Us Holdings, Inc.Major ShareholderBuy33,691,292$17.09$575,784,180.28View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015Jeff D MorrisVice ChairmanSell25,000$16.09$402,250.00View SEC Filing  
4/7/2015Claire A HartSVPSell20,000$16.45$329,000.00View SEC Filing  
4/6/2015Claire A HartSVPSell10,000$16.56$165,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Jeff D MorrisVice ChairmanSell25,000$14.15$353,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/12/2015Israel Oil Company Ltd. AlonMajor ShareholderSell3,810,747$12.32$46,948,403.04View SEC Filing  
11/26/2014Israel Oil Company Ltd. AlonMajor ShareholderSell443,851$15.68$6,959,583.68View SEC Filing  
11/4/2014Jeff D MorrisChairmanSell25,000$16.04$401,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/28/2014Kyle C MckeenInsiderSell20,000$16.43$328,600.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2014Israel Oil Company Ltd. AlonMajor ShareholderSell150,000$16.36$2,454,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014Jeff D MorrisChairmanSell25,000$14.65$366,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/24/2014Israel Oil Company Ltd. AlonMajor ShareholderSell150,000$12.92$1,938,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Michael OsterVPSell14,500$15.48$224,460.00View SEC Filing  
5/5/2014Jeff MorrisChairmanSell25,000$16.83$420,750.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014Israel Oil Company Ltd. Alonmajor shareholderSell200,000$15.82$3,164,000.00View SEC Filing  
1/29/2014Israel Oil Company Ltd. Alonmajor shareholderSell262,456$15.53$4,075,941.68View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Israel Oil Company Ltd. Alonmajor shareholderSell406,569$14.78$6,009,089.82View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Israel Oil Company Ltd. Alonmajor shareholderSell500,000$13.04$6,520,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/22/2013David WiessmanChairmanBuy4,000$12.47$49,880.00View SEC Filing  
8/20/2013David WiessmanChairmanBuy6,500$11.00$71,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2013David WiessmanChairmanBuy14,000$11.52$161,280.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Michael OsterVPSell2,169$12.20$26,461.80View SEC Filing  
8/9/2013Jeff MorrisChairmanSell25,000$12.25$306,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Israel Oil Company Ltd. AlonMajor ShareholderSell357,500$17.72$6,334,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/28/2013Israel Oil Company Ltd. AlonMajor ShareholderSell167,500$17.92$3,001,600.00View SEC Filing  
5/22/2013Michael OsterVPSell12,541$18.59$233,137.19View SEC Filing  
5/20/2013Shai EvenCFOSell36,000$18.37$661,320.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Israel Oil Company Ltd. AlonMajor ShareholderSell1,000,000$17.32$17,320,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2013Jeff D MorrisChairmanSell25,000$17.44$436,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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