NYSE:AMT - American Tower Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $176.63 +0.12 (+0.07 %) (As of 02/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$176.51Today's Range$175.19 - $177.4552-Week Range$132.02 - $178.32Volume1.31 million shsAverage Volume1.84 million shsMarket Capitalization$77.80 billionP/E Ratio27.68Dividend Yield1.90%Beta0.65 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 Ratio3.11 Current Ratio0.72 Quick Ratio0.72Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio27.68 Forward P/E Ratio23.30 P/E Growth1.63 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$6.66 billion Price / Sales11.68 Cash Flow$6.9348 per share Price / Cash Flow25.47 Book Value$15.92 per share Price / Book11.09Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$6.38 Net Income$1.24 billion Net Margins17.07% Return on Equity18.55% Return on Assets3.58%Miscellaneous Employees4,752 Outstanding Shares440,487,000Market Cap$77.80 billion Next Earnings Date2/27/2019 (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 declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 27th will be paid a dividend of $0.84 per share on Monday, January 14th. This represents a $3.36 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.90%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 26th. This is a boost from American Tower's previous quarterly dividend of $0.79. View American Tower's Dividend History. How will American Tower's stock buyback program work? American Tower declared that its Board of Directors has authorized a share repurchase plan on Friday, December 8th 2017, which allows the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are often a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued. How were American Tower's earnings last quarter? American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, October, 30th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.83 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.81 by $0.02. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $1.79 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.76 billion. American Tower had a return on equity of 18.55% and a net margin of 17.07%. American Tower's quarterly revenue was up 6.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $1.73 EPS. 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 Wednesday, February 27th 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 Wednesday, February 27th at 8:30 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8002600712. What price target have analysts set for AMT? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for American Tower's stock. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $180.00. On average, they anticipate American Tower's stock price to reach $167.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.5%. View Analyst Price Targets for American Tower. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Tower? 16 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Tower in the last year. There are currently 7 hold ratings and 9 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Tower. Has American Tower been receiving favorable news coverage? Media headlines about AMT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Tower earned a daily sentiment score of 1.7 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate 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), AvalonBay Communities (AVB), Equity Residential (EQR), DIGITAL RLTY TR/SH (DLR), Ventas (VTR), SBA Communications (SBAC), 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), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Boeing (BA), Walt Disney (DIS), Home Depot (HD), Alibaba Group (BABA), AT&T (T), Netflix (NFLX), Visa (V) 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 many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.75%), Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (1.72%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.49%), Northern Trust Corp (1.49%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.30%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.19%). Company insiders that own American Tower stock include Amit Sharma, David E Sharbutt, Edmund Disanto, Gustavo Lara, James D Taiclet Jr, Joann A Reed, Olivier Puech, Pamela D A Reeve, Raymond P Dolan, 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 Standard Life Aberdeen plc, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Principal Financial Group Inc., 1832 Asset Management L.P., Findlay Park Partners LLP and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board. 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, Joann A Reed, Olivier Puech, Pamela D A Reeve, Raymond P Dolan, 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 bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, Jennison Associates LLC, Cohen & Steers Inc., Bessemer Group Inc., Daiwa Securities Group Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Zimmer Partners LP and Lord Abbett & CO. LLC. 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 $176.63. How big of a company is American Tower? American Tower has a market capitalization of $77.80 billion and generates $6.66 billion in revenue each year. The real estate investment trust earns $1.24 billion in net income (profit) each year or $6.38 on an earnings per share basis. American Tower employs 4,752 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: 3.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 768 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 410 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 1,178MarketBeat'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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