NYSE:APU - AmeriGas Partners Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$30.27 +0.27 (+0.90 %)
(As of 03/26/2019 01:08 PM ET)
Previous Close$30.00
Today's Range$30.15 - $30.30
52-Week Range$22.75 - $43.79
Volume8,114 shs
Average Volume320,914 shs
Market Capitalization$2.81 billion
P/E Ratio13.75
Dividend Yield12.88%
Beta1.08
AmeriGas Partners, L.P. through its subsidiary, AmeriGas Propane, L.P., distributes propane and related equipment and supplies in the United States. It serves approximately 1.7 million residential, commercial, industrial, agricultural, wholesale, and motor fuel customers in 50 states through approximately 1,900 propane distribution locations. The company's propane is used for home heating, water heating, and cooking purposes; to fire furnaces, as a cutting gas, and in other process applications; as a supplemental fuel and motor fuel; and for tobacco curing, chicken brooding, crop drying, and orchard heating applications. It also sells, installs, and services propane appliances, such as heating systems; propane-powered generators; and offers residential heating, ventilation, air conditioning, plumbing, and related services. The company markets propane and other services primarily under the AmeriGas, America's Propane Company, Driving Every Day, Heritage Propane, and Relationships Matter names. AmeriGas Propane, Inc. serves as the general partner of the company. AmeriGas Partners, L.P. was founded in 1994 and is based in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Retail stores, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorOils/Energy
CUSIPN/A
Phone610-337-7000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.82 billion
Cash Flow$4.8355 per share
Book Value$6.13 per share

Profitability

Net Income$190.52 million

Miscellaneous

Employees7,700
Market Cap$2.81 billion
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

AmeriGas Partners (NYSE:APU) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AmeriGas Partners' stock symbol?

AmeriGas Partners trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "APU."

How often does AmeriGas Partners pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AmeriGas Partners?

AmeriGas Partners announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 30th. Investors of record on Monday, February 11th will be paid a dividend of $0.95 per share on Tuesday, February 19th. This represents a $3.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 12.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, February 8th. View AmeriGas Partners' Dividend History.

How were AmeriGas Partners' earnings last quarter?

AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, February, 5th. The energy company reported $1.18 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.23 by $0.05. The energy company earned $820.21 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $802.04 million. AmeriGas Partners had a net margin of 4.57% and a return on equity of 40.67%. View AmeriGas Partners' Earnings History.

When is AmeriGas Partners' next earnings date?

AmeriGas Partners is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AmeriGas Partners.

What price target have analysts set for APU?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for AmeriGas Partners' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $41.00. On average, they expect AmeriGas Partners' stock price to reach $36.20 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 19.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AmeriGas Partners.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AmeriGas Partners?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AmeriGas Partners in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AmeriGas Partners.

Has AmeriGas Partners been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about APU stock have trended somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media 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. AmeriGas Partners earned a media sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of AmeriGas Partners' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AmeriGas Partners own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AmeriGas Partners investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), General Electric (GE), Pfizer (PFE), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Magellan Midstream Partners (MMP), Southern (SO) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are AmeriGas Partners' key executives?

AmeriGas Partners' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John Lawrence Walsh Jr., Exec. Chairman of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. (Age 64)
  • Mr. Hugh J. Gallagher, Pres, CEO & Director of Amerigas Propane, Inc. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Anthony D. Rosback, VP & COO of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. (Age 56)
  • Ms. Monica M. Gaudiosi, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. of AmeriGas Propane Inc (Age 57)
  • Ms. Ann P. Kelly, Chief Financial Officer of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. (Age 48)

Who are AmeriGas Partners' major shareholders?

AmeriGas Partners' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Energy Income Partners LLC (3.90%), River Road Asset Management LLC (0.63%), CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC (0.51%), Jane Street Group LLC (0.34%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.25%) and California Public Employees Retirement System (0.24%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AmeriGas Partners.

Which major investors are selling AmeriGas Partners stock?

APU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Edgemoor Investment Advisors Inc., River Road Asset Management LLC, Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., Raymond James & Associates, Spirit of America Management Corp NY, Estabrook Capital Management and California Public Employees Retirement System. View Insider Buying and Selling for AmeriGas Partners.

Which major investors are buying AmeriGas Partners stock?

APU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including CIBC Private Wealth Group LLC, Energy Income Partners LLC, Jane Street Group LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC, Cohen & Steers Inc., Rafferty Asset Management LLC and Virtu Financial LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for AmeriGas Partners.

How do I buy shares of AmeriGas Partners?

Shares of APU 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 AmeriGas Partners' stock price today?

One share of APU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.27.

How big of a company is AmeriGas Partners?

AmeriGas Partners has a market capitalization of $2.81 billion and generates $2.82 billion in revenue each year. The energy company earns $190.52 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.20 on an earnings per share basis. AmeriGas Partners employs 7,700 workers across the globe.

What is AmeriGas Partners' official website?

The official website for AmeriGas Partners is http://www.amerigas.com.

How can I contact AmeriGas Partners?

AmeriGas Partners' mailing address is 460 NORTH GULPH ROAD, KING OF PRUSSIA PA, 19406. The energy company can be reached via phone at 610-337-7000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for AmeriGas Partners (NYSE APU)

Community Ranking:  1.8 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  189 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  335 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  524
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This page was last updated on 3/26/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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