NYSE:AMT - American Tower Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $193.23 -0.17 (-0.09 %) (As of 04/25/2019 02:50 AM ET)Previous Close$193.40Today's Range$192.48 - $194.5052-Week Range$133.53 - $198.19Volume1.26 million shsAverage Volume1.85 million shsMarket Capitalization$85.24 billionP/E Ratio24.18Dividend Yield1.86%Beta0.68 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email American Tower, one of the largest global REITs, is a leading independent owner, operator and developer of multitenant communications real estate with a portfolio of over 170,000 communications sites. 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Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Real estate investment trusts Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs SectorFinance Current SymbolNYSE:AMT Previous Symbol CUSIP03027X10 CIK1053507 Webwww.americantower.com Phone617-375-7500Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.12 Current Ratio0.68 Quick Ratio0.68Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio24.18 Forward P/E Ratio25.66 P/E Growth1.63 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$7.44 billion Price / Sales11.46 Cash Flow$7.6527 per share Price / Cash Flow25.25 Book Value$13.38 per share Price / Book14.44Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$7.99 Net Income$1.24 billion Net Margins16.62% Return on Equity19.86% Return on Assets3.70%Miscellaneous Employees5,026 Outstanding Shares441,134,000Market Cap$85.24 billion Next Earnings Date5/3/2019 (Confirmed) OptionableOptionable American Tower (NYSE:AMT) Frequently Asked Questions What is American Tower's stock symbol? American Tower trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AMT." How often does American Tower pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Tower? American Tower announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 11th will be given a dividend of $0.90 per share on Friday, April 26th. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 10th. This is an increase from American Tower's previous quarterly dividend of $0.84. View American Tower's Dividend History. How will American Tower's stock buyback program work? American Tower announced that its board has initiated a share repurchase program on Friday, December 8th 2017, which permits the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback programs are usually an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued. How were American Tower's earnings last quarter? American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $2.25 by $1.63. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $2.13 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.03 billion. American Tower had a net margin of 16.62% and a return on equity of 19.86%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 25.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.51 earnings per share. View American Tower's Earnings History. When is American Tower's next earnings date? American Tower is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, May 3rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Tower. How can I listen to American Tower's earnings call? American Tower will be holding an earnings conference call on Friday, May 3rd at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8002600718. What guidance has American Tower issued on next quarter's earnings? American Tower updated its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Wednesday, February, 27th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $8.18-8.18 for the period. What price target have analysts set for AMT? 19 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for American Tower's shares. Their predictions range from $150.00 to $210.00. On average, they anticipate American Tower's share price to reach $177.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for American Tower. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Tower? 19 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Tower in the last year. There are currently 11 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for American Tower. Has American Tower been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about AMT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Tower earned a media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news stories about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. Who are some of American Tower's key competitors? Some companies that are related to American Tower include Simon Property Group (SPG), CROWN CASTLE IN/SH SH (CCI), Prologis (PLD), Public Storage (PSA), Equinix (EQIX), Welltower (WELL), Equity Residential (EQR), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), SBA Communications (SBAC), Ventas (VTR), Boston Properties (BXP), Realty Income (O), Weyerhaeuser (WY) and Essex Property Trust (ESS). What other stocks do shareholders of American Tower own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Tower investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), Boeing (BA), Walt Disney (DIS), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Alibaba Group (BABA), Home Depot (HD), Visa (V), Netflix (NFLX), AT&T (T) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ). Who are American Tower's key executives? American Tower's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. James D. Taiclet Jr., Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 58)Mr. Thomas A. Bartlett CPA, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 60)Mr. Edmund DiSanto, Exec. VP, Chief Admin. Officer, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 66)Mr. Igor Khislavsky, Sr. Director of Investor RelationsMr. Amit Sharma, Exec. VP & Pres of Asia (Age 69) Who are American Tower's major shareholders? American Tower's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advisors LLP MA (0.35%), Manning & Napier Group LLC (0.14%), Resolution Capital Ltd (0.10%), KAMES CAPITAL plc (0.10%), Waverton Investment Management Ltd (0.10%) and Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. (0.09%). Company insiders that own American Tower stock include Amit Sharma, David E Sharbutt, Edmund Disanto, Gustavo Lara, James D Taiclet Jr, James D Taiclet, Jr, Joann A Reed, Olivier Puech, Pamela D A Reeve, Raymond P Dolan, Robert D Hormats, Robert Joseph Meyer Jr, Robert Joseph Meyer, Jr, Samme L Thompson, Steven C Marshall, Thomas A Bartlett and William H Hess. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Tower. Which institutional investors are selling American Tower stock? AMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Resolution Capital Ltd, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Factory Mutual Insurance Co., Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC, Copeland Capital Management LLC, Consolidated Investment Group LLC, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY and Pennsylvania Trust Co. Company insiders that have sold American Tower company stock in the last year include Amit Sharma, David E Sharbutt, Edmund Disanto, Gustavo Lara, James D Taiclet Jr, James D Taiclet, Jr, Joann A Reed, Olivier Puech, Pamela D A Reeve, Raymond P Dolan, Robert D Hormats, Robert Joseph Meyer, Jr, Samme L Thompson, Steven C Marshall, Thomas A Bartlett and William H Hess. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Tower. Which institutional investors are buying American Tower stock? AMT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Waverton Investment Management Ltd, KAMES CAPITAL plc, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co., Cohen Klingenstein LLC, Barometer Capital Management Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., Jupiter Wealth Management LLC and Altfest L J & Co. Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Tower. How do I buy shares of American Tower? Shares of AMT 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is American Tower's stock price today? One share of AMT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $193.23. How big of a company is American Tower? American Tower has a market capitalization of $85.24 billion and generates $7.44 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $1.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $7.99 on an earnings per share basis. American Tower employs 5,026 workers across the globe. What is American Tower's official website? The official website for American Tower is http://www.americantower.com. How can I contact American Tower? American Tower's mailing address is 116 HUNTINGTON AVE, BOSTON MA, 02116. The real estate investment trust can be reached via phone at 617-375-7500 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for American Tower (NYSE AMT)Community Ranking: 3.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 788 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 432 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,220MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Tower and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AMT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AMT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. 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