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

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$192.91 +1.74 (+0.91 %)
(As of 04/19/2019 02:36 PM ET)
Previous Close$191.17
Today's Range$190.0501 - $193.60
52-Week Range$133.53 - $198.19
Volume1.33 million shs
Average Volume1.87 million shs
Market Capitalization$85.10 billion
P/E Ratio24.14
Dividend Yield1.88%
Beta0.68
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

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$7.5150 per share
Book Value$13.38 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.24 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees5,026
Market Cap$85.10 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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, March 8th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 11th will be paid 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 1.87%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 10th. This is a positive change 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 plan on Friday, December 8th 2017, which authorizes the company to buyback $2,000,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization authorizes the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, February, 27th. The real estate investment trust reported $0.62 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $2.25 by $1.63. The real estate investment trust earned $2.13 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.03 billion. American Tower had a return on equity of 19.86% and a net margin of 16.62%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 25.0% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business 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 guidance of $8.18-8.18 for the period.

What price target have analysts set for AMT?

19 analysts have issued 12 month target prices for American Tower's shares. Their forecasts range from $150.00 to $210.00. On average, they expect American Tower's share price to reach $177.25 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 8.1%. 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 very positive this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Tower earned a coverage optimism score of 3.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the real estate investment trust a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days.

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), 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 Relations
  • Mr. 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 retail and institutional 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 Strs Ohio (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., Consolidated Investment Group LLC, Pennsylvania Trust Co, Telos Capital Management Inc., State of Alaska Department of Revenue and Grassi Investment Management. 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, Cohen Klingenstein LLC, Barometer Capital Management Inc., Pacer Advisors Inc., Altfest L J & Co. Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC and Dorsey Wright & Associates. 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 $192.91.

How big of a company is American Tower?

American Tower has a market capitalization of $85.10 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:  788 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  429 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,217
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This page was last updated on 4/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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