Ameresco Company Profile (NYSE:AMRC)

About Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)

Ameresco logoAmeresco, Inc. (Ameresco) is a provider of a range of energy services, including energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, energy security and resilience, asset sustainability and renewable energy solutions for businesses and organizations throughout North America and Europe. Ameresco's sustainability services include capital and operational upgrades to a facility's energy infrastructure and the development, construction, ownership and operation of renewable energy plants. Its segments include U.S. Regions, U.S. Federal, Canada, Small-Scale Infrastructure and All Other. Its U.S. Regions, U.S. Federal and Canada segments offer energy efficiency products and services. Its Small-Scale Infrastructure segment sells electricity, processed renewable gas fuel, heat or cooling, produced from renewable sources of energy and generated by small-scale plants that it owns. The All Other segment offers enterprise energy management services, consulting services and integrated-photovoltaic (PV).

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Renewable Energy Services
  • Sub-Industry: Construction & Engineering
  • Symbol: NYSE:AMRC
  • CUSIP: 02361E10
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $350.56 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 45,527,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $7.67
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $7.03
  • 52 Week Range: $4.60 - $8.00
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.42
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.17
  • P/E Growth: 3.08
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $656.1 million
  • Price / Sales: 0.53
  • Book Value: $6.66 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.15
  • EBITDA: $54.85 million
  • Net Margins: 2.16%
  • Return on Equity: 5.23%
  • Return on Assets: 1.93%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.57%
  • Current Ratio: 1.29%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.23%
  • Average Volume: 62,226 shs.
  • Beta: 1.14
  • Short Ratio: 4.29

Frequently Asked Questions for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)

What is Ameresco's stock symbol?

Ameresco trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AMRC."

How will Ameresco's stock buyback program work?

Ameresco declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock buyback plan on Friday, April 7th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $5,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to reacquire up to 1.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback plans are typically a sign that the company's leadership believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Ameresco's earnings last quarter?

Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company reported $0.13 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.07 by $0.06. The business had revenue of $166.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $162.53 million. Ameresco had a return on equity of 5.23% and a net margin of 2.16%. Ameresco's revenue for the quarter was up 2.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business earned $0.08 earnings per share. View Ameresco's Earnings History.

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

Ameresco updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 9th. The company provided EPS guidance of $0.37-0.43 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $0.37. The company issued revenue guidance of $665-700 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $682.14 million.

Where is Ameresco's stock going? Where will Ameresco's stock price be in 2017?

3 brokerages have issued 12-month price objectives for Ameresco's shares. Their predictions range from $8.00 to $9.00. On average, they expect Ameresco's stock price to reach $8.50 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Ameresco.

What are analysts saying about Ameresco stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Ameresco stock:

  • 1. According to Zacks Investment Research, "Ameresco, Inc. is an independent provider of comprehensive energy efficiency solutions for facilities throughout North America. The Company's solutions include upgrades to a facility's energy infrastructure, and the construction and operation of renewable energy plants. It engages in the development, design, engineering, and installation of projects that reduce the energy, as well as operation and maintenance costs of governmental, educational, utility, healthcare, and other institutional, commercial, and industrial entities facilities. Ameresco, Inc. is headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts. " (10/10/2017)
  • 2. Canaccord Genuity analysts commented, "We believe the risk/reward gets more attractive at current levels as growth trends appear to be improving." (8/7/2017)

Who are some of Ameresco's key competitors?

Who are Ameresco's key executives?

Ameresco's management team includes the folowing people:

  • George P. Sakellaris, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • John R. Granara III, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President, Treasurer, IR Contact Officer
  • David J. Corrsin, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary, Director
  • David J. Anderson, Executive Vice President, Director
  • Joseph P. DeManche, Executive Vice President - Engineering and Operations
  • Louis P. Maltezos, Executive Vice President
  • Nicole Bulgarino, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Federal Solutions
  • Michael T. Bakas, Senior Vice President - Renewable Energy
  • Joseph W. Sutton, Lead Independent Director
  • Douglas I. Foy, Independent Director

Who owns Ameresco stock?

Ameresco's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Strs Ohio (0.18%) and Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.04%). Company insiders that own Ameresco stock include Douglas I Foy, Francis V Wisneski Jr, Francis V Wisneski, Jr, George P Sakellaris, Jennifer L Miller, Joseph P Demanche, Louis P Maltezos, Neil Gagnon and Thomas S Murley. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ameresco.

Who sold Ameresco stock? Who is selling Ameresco stock?

Ameresco's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Nationwide Fund Advisors and Strs Ohio. Company insiders that have sold Ameresco stock in the last year include Joseph P Demanche, Louis P Maltezos and Neil Gagnon. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ameresco.

How do I buy Ameresco stock?

Shares of Ameresco 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 Ameresco's stock price today?

One share of Ameresco stock can currently be purchased for approximately $7.65.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Ameresco (NYSE AMRC)
Community Ranking:  2.9 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  152 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  113 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  265
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $8.50 (11.11% upside)
Consensus Price Target History for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Price Target History for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Analysts' Ratings History for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc.Set Price TargetBuy$9.00HighView Rating Details
8/7/2017Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuy$8.00 -> $8.50HighView Rating Details
5/4/2017Roth CapitalUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$6.50 -> $8.00LowView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Earnings by Quarter for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Ameresco (NYSE AMRC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/9/2017Q2 2017$0.07$0.13$162.53 million$166.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/2/2017Q1 2017$0.02($0.04)$131.95 million$134.61 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/2/2017Q4 2016$0.04$0.08$171.93 million$174.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/1/2016Q316$0.07$0.16$171.80 million$180.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/9/2016Q216$0.04$0.08$148.55 million$162.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/5/2016Q116($0.08)$0.03$127.25 million$133.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/3/2016Q415$0.11$0.09$177.50 million$173.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.12$0.09$168.15 million$189.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/30/2015Q215$0.01$0.04$142.33 million$152.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/7/2015Q115($0.18)($0.09)$104.97 million$115.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/5/2015Q414$0.16$0.18$173.47 million$181.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.13$0.16$161.00 million$168.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/31/2014Q214($0.02)$0.06$122.10 million$142.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114($0.13)($0.18)$99.60 million$100.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q413$0.21$0.03$175.33 million$176.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.18$0.10$185.00 million$161.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.01($0.04)$127.00 million$126.25 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.03($0.04)$126.67 million$110.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/18/2013Q4 2012$0.14$0.11$162.13 million$156.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/8/2012Q312$0.23$0.15$196.02 million$163.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2012$0.09$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2012$0.10$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/29/2012$0.20$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/9/2011$0.26$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.41 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.54 EPS


Dividend History for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 58.36%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 23.83%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Ameresco (NYSE:AMRC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
10/5/2017Joseph P DemancheInsiderSell798$8.00$6,384.00View SEC Filing  
10/3/2017Joseph P DemancheInsiderSell2,195$8.00$17,560.00View SEC Filing  
9/22/2017Joseph P DemancheInsiderSell4,220$7.80$32,916.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2017Jennifer L MillerDirectorBuy2,000$7.45$14,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/30/2017Louis P MaltezosInsiderSell23,175$6.61$153,186.75View SEC Filing  
5/16/2017Louis P MaltezosInsiderSell23,175$6.65$154,113.75View SEC Filing  
5/8/2017Thomas S MurleyDirectorBuy4,000$6.85$27,400.00View SEC Filing  
4/18/2017Louis P MaltezosInsiderSell23,175$6.15$142,526.25View SEC Filing  
4/4/2017Louis P MaltezosInsiderSell23,175$6.27$145,307.25View SEC Filing  
3/21/2017Louis P MaltezosInsiderSell23,175$5.84$135,342.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2016Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderSell39,300$6.17$242,481.00View SEC Filing  
8/15/2016Jennifer L MillerDirectorBuy2,000$5.02$10,040.00View SEC Filing  
7/12/2016Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy9,863$5.21$51,386.23View SEC Filing  
3/8/2016Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,000$4.85$4,850.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Douglas I FoyDirectorBuy4,000$5.04$20,160.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy15,530$5.06$78,581.80View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy408$5.00$2,040.00View SEC Filing  
1/11/2016George P SakellarisCEOBuy41,749$5.68$237,134.32View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy1,000$5.97$5,970.00View SEC Filing  
12/8/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy22,932$5.93$135,986.76View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy9,100$6.16$56,056.00View SEC Filing  
11/17/2015Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy6,326$6.44$40,739.44View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy1,500$6.35$9,525.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy9,845$6.34$62,417.30View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy2,689$6.43$17,290.27View SEC Filing  
11/6/2015Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy22,129$6.83$151,141.07View SEC Filing  
11/5/2015Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy35,000$6.76$236,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2015Neil GagnonMajor ShareholderBuy4,065$6.40$26,016.00View SEC Filing  
9/9/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy3,000$5.87$17,610.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2015Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,000$5.50$5,500.00View SEC Filing  
9/2/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy1,000$5.58$5,580.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy50,000$5.67$283,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy3,500$5.53$19,355.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2015George P. SakellarisCEOBuy50,000$5.75$287,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy2,120$5.57$11,808.40View SEC Filing  
8/24/2015George P. SakellarisCEOBuy36,547$5.80$211,972.60View SEC Filing  
8/21/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy6,300$5.90$37,170.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,000$6.10$6,100.00View SEC Filing  
8/19/2015George P. SakellarisCEOBuy50,000$6.19$309,500.00View SEC Filing  
8/18/2015Francis V. Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy5,300$6.26$33,178.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy30,507$6.50$198,295.50View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,000$6.83$6,830.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,000$6.93$6,930.00View SEC Filing  
6/3/2015Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,096$7.04$7,715.84View SEC Filing  
6/1/2015Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,385$7.10$9,833.50View SEC Filing  
5/29/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy26,427$7.17$189,481.59View SEC Filing  
5/27/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy17,884$6.98$124,830.32View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy7,000$7.09$49,630.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy55,886$7.15$399,584.90View SEC Filing  
5/21/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy16,000$7.28$116,480.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015Douglas I FoyDirectorBuy1,000$6.59$6,590.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2015George P SakellarisCEOBuy76,215$6.57$500,732.55View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Joseph W SuttonDirectorBuy49,040$6.94$340,337.60View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy2,000$7.50$15,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/10/2014Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy2,000$7.68$15,360.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2014Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy2,000$7.90$15,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/5/2014Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy6,000$7.67$46,020.00View SEC Filing  
8/4/2014Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy3,000$7.75$23,250.00View SEC Filing  
7/18/2014Mario IusiInsiderSell101,731$6.82$693,805.42View SEC Filing  
6/2/2014George P SakellarisCEOBuy50,000$6.45$322,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy1,000$6.15$6,150.00View SEC Filing  
5/20/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy25,000$6.19$154,750.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy3,500$5.87$20,545.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy10,000$5.82$58,200.00View SEC Filing  
5/13/2014Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy3,500$5.84$20,440.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2014Douglas FoyDirectorBuy3,000$5.95$17,850.00View SEC Filing  
4/15/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy73,689$7.00$515,823.00View SEC Filing  
4/14/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy14,316$7.00$100,212.00View SEC Filing  
4/7/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy99,675$7.22$719,653.50View SEC Filing  
4/4/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy12,320$7.25$89,320.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy65,470$7.50$491,025.00View SEC Filing  
3/14/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy166,130$7.75$1,287,507.50View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014George SakellarisCEOBuy14,600$8.00$116,800.00View SEC Filing  
1/22/2014Joseph DemancheEVPSell3,680$10.80$39,744.00View SEC Filing  
11/18/2013Michael JesanisDirectorBuy2,000$8.65$17,300.00View SEC Filing  
11/15/2013Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy2,000$8.55$17,100.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2013Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy1,500$8.53$12,795.00View SEC Filing  
10/21/2013Joseph P DemancheEVPSell13,558$10.65$144,392.70View SEC Filing  
9/20/2013Joseph DemancheEVPSell33,699$10.03$338,000.97View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,000$8.30$8,300.00View SEC Filing  
9/4/2013Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy1,800$8.45$15,210.00View SEC Filing  
8/21/2013Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy2,000$8.32$16,640.00View SEC Filing  
8/12/2013Francis Wisneski, Jr.DirectorBuy1,000$8.45$8,450.00View SEC Filing  
8/8/2013George SakellarisCEOBuy3,800$8.00$30,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/17/2013Louis P MaltezosEVPSell40,000$9.00$360,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2013Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy1,000$8.23$8,230.00View SEC Filing  
5/17/2013Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy4,000$8.09$32,360.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy2,000$7.78$15,560.00View SEC Filing  
5/15/2013George P SakellarisCEOBuy9,723$7.75$75,353.25View SEC Filing  
5/14/2013George P SakellarisCEOBuy23,718$7.69$182,391.42View SEC Filing  
11/13/2012Douglas I FoyDirectorBuy2,000$9.10$18,200.00View SEC Filing  
11/12/2012Francis V Wisneski JrDirectorBuy2,735$9.16$25,052.60View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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