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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, May 8th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Thursday, June 8th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.50%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend 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) released its earnings results on Thursday, February, 23rd. The company reported ($0.20) EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.31) by $0.11. The firm earned $509 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $965.02 million. Alon USA Energy had a return on equity of 5.65% and a net margin of 0.89%. The firm's revenue was up 29.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm 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 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Alon USA Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $9.00 to $14.50. On average, they expect 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 10/16/2015 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)


Headline Trends for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
Latest Headlines for Alon USA Energy (NYSE:ALJ)
DateHeadline logoAnalysts’ Recommendations for Calumet Specialty - September 19 at 3:43 PM logoReviewing Alon USA Energy (ALJ) and Delek US Holdings (DK) - September 15 at 12:36 PM logoComparing Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. (CLMT) & Alon USA Energy (ALJ) - September 3 at 6:24 AM logoChevron Corporation (CVX) versus Alon USA Energy (ALJ) Financial Contrast - September 2 at 10:24 PM logoContrasting Alon USA Energy (ALJ) & SINOPEC Shangai Petrochemical (SHI) - August 16 at 6:32 PM logoHCLP Was among the Top MLP Gainers Last Week - August 8 at 3:21 PM logoReviewing Alon USA Energy (ALJ) and HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) - August 6 at 8:22 PM logoCVR Refining Fell 15% after 2Q17 Results, Refining Margin Hit - July 31 at 3:49 PM logoAlon USA Partners Announces Higher 2Q17 Distributions - July 31 at 3:49 PM logoWhat Lies ahead for Refining MLPs after Their 2Q17 Results? - July 31 at 3:49 PM logoAlon USA Partners posts 2Q profit - July 27 at 8:22 PM logoInstitutional Investors’ Views on Refining MLPs - July 25 at 3:33 PM logoShort Interest In ALDW, CVRR, and CLMT Falls - July 25 at 3:32 PM logoAnalysts Seem Uncertain about Refining MLPs’ Future - July 25 at 3:32 PM logoALDW and CLMT Are Expected to Report Higher 2Q17 Earnings - July 21 at 5:16 PM logoAlon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - July 19 at 8:14 AM logoAlon USA Energy, Inc. (NYSE:ALJ) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - July 17 at 10:54 AM logoBRIEF-Alon USA says Arkansas Teacher Retirement System filed class action complaint - June 19 at 7:08 AM logoThe Law Offices of Vincent Wong Reminds Investors of an Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Alon USA Energy, Inc. in Connection with the Sale ... - June 6 at 8:22 PM logoAlon USA Energy's (ALJ) CEO Alan Moret on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - May 9 at 3:27 PM logoBRIEF-Alon USA Q1 earnings per share $0.12 excluding items - May 8 at 11:11 AM logoAlon USA Energy beats by $0.22, beats on revenue - May 8 at 11:11 AM logoAlon USA Energy beats 1Q profit forecasts - May 8 at 7:49 AM logoThe Law Offices of Vincent Wong Announce an Investigation into Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty by the Board of Alon USA Energy, Inc. in Connection with the Sale of the ... - May 4 at 8:30 PM logoAlon USA Energy (ALJ) Passes Through 5% Yield Mark - April 27 at 3:49 PM logoALON USA ENERGY INVESTOR ALERT by the Former Attorney General of Louisiana: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Alon USA ... - April 12 at 8:26 PM logoOil & Gas Stocks on Investors' Radar -- Delek US, Sunoco, CVR Energy, and Alon USA - April 3 at 3:43 PM logoAlon USA Energy Faces Tough Conditions In 2016 - March 26 at 11:34 AM logoAlon USA Energy goes ex-dividend tomorrow - March 6 at 11:15 AM logoALON USA ENERGY, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report - February 28 at 8:55 AM logoAlon USA Energy's (ALJ) CEO Alan Moret on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - February 25 at 1:44 AM logoAlon USA Energy beats by $0.13, beats on revenue - February 24 at 11:06 AM logoAlon USA Energy Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results - February 24 at 11:06 AM logo5:28 pm Alon USA Energy beats by $0.11, misses on revs; Delek US (DK) expected to close in the first half of 2017 - February 24 at 11:06 AM logoWhy Alon USA Partners Is Back on the High Volatility List - February 24 at 11:06 AM logoAlon USA Energy (ALJ) Reports Q4 EPS of $0.01 - February 23 at 1:31 AM logoWhat Makes World Fuel Services (INT) a Strong Sell? - February 22 at 11:35 AM logoDelek US Holdings to Participate in the Credit Suisse Energy Summit - Nasdaq - February 14 at 2:00 AM logoALON USA ENERGY, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exh - February 9 at 8:32 PM logoHow These Oil & Gas Stocks are Faring? -- PBF Energy, Tesoro, Phillips 66, and Alon USA Energy - PR Newswire (press release) - February 2 at 3:26 PM



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