NYSE:AMT - American Tower Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$202.43 +0.41 (+0.20 %)
(As of 05/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$202.43
Today's Range$200.53 - $202.74
52-Week Range$134.87 - $203.38
Volume1.42 million shs
Average Volume1.26 million shs
Market Capitalization$89.48 billion
P/E Ratio25.34
Dividend Yield1.78%
Beta0.66
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 approximately 171,000 communications sites.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Real estate investment trusts
Sub-IndustrySpecialized REITs
SectorFinance
CUSIP03027X10
Phone617-375-7500

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$7.44 billion
Cash Flow$7.6389 per share
Book Value$13.35 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.24 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees5,026
Market Cap$89.48 billion
Next Earnings Date7/30/2019 (Estimated)
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 Friday, March 8th. Stockholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 10th. This is a boost 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 approved a stock repurchase plan on Friday, December 8th 2017, which permits the company to repurchase $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans 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) issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, May, 3rd. The real estate investment trust reported $1.84 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $1.80 by $0.04. The real estate investment trust had revenue of $1.81 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.80 billion. American Tower had a return on equity of 22.61% and a net margin of 17.95%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 4.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.63 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 Tuesday, July 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Tower.

What guidance has American Tower issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Tower issued an update on its FY 2019 earnings guidance on Friday, May, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $8.18-8.18 for the period.

What price target have analysts set for AMT?

19 brokers have issued 12 month price objectives for American Tower's stock. Their predictions range from $150.00 to $210.00. On average, they expect American Tower's share price to reach $180.4375 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 10.9%. 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 trended somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Tower earned a media sentiment score of 1.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 8.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is very likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of American Tower's key competitors?

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), Visa (V), Home Depot (HD), AT&T (T), Alibaba Group (BABA), Netflix (NFLX) 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. Amit Sharma, Exec. VP & Pres of Asia (Age 69)
  • Mr. Igor Khislavsky, Sr. Director of Investor Relations

Who are American Tower's major shareholders?

American Tower's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.88%), Wellington Management Group LLP (6.21%), FMR LLC (5.16%), Akre Capital Management LLC (1.63%), Northern Trust Corp (1.51%) and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.49%). 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 major investors are selling American Tower stock?

AMT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wellington Management Group LLP, Resolution Capital Ltd, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, Magellan Asset Management Ltd, Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Voya Investment Management LLC and Daiwa Securities Group Inc.. 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, 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 major investors are buying American Tower stock?

AMT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Jennison Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., Geode Capital Management LLC, Waverton Investment Management Ltd, California Public Employees Retirement System, Los Angeles Capital Management & Equity Research Inc. and Janus Henderson Group PLC. 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 $202.43.

How big of a company is American Tower?

American Tower has a market capitalization of $89.48 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 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  793 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  434 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,227
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This page was last updated on 5/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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