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

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$29.32 +0.07 (+0.24 %)
(As of 01/17/2019 04:51 AM ET)
Previous Close$29.25
Today's Range$28.52 - $29.34
52-Week Range$22.75 - $48.37
Volume403,400 shs
Average Volume593,336 shs
Market Capitalization$2.75 billion
P/E Ratio13.33
Dividend Yield12.87%
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


Current Ratio0.67
Quick Ratio0.47


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.82 billion
Price / Sales0.97
Cash Flow$4.6762 per share
Price / Cash Flow6.27
Book Value$6.13 per share
Price / Book4.78


Net Income$190.52 million
Net Margins6.75%
Return on Assets6.24%


Market Cap$2.75 billion

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Shareholders of record on Friday, November 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.95 per share on Monday, November 19th. This represents a $3.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 12.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 8th. View AmeriGas Partners' Dividend History.

How were AmeriGas Partners' earnings last quarter?

AmeriGas Partners, L.P. (NYSE:APU) announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, November, 12th. The energy company reported ($0.46) earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.53) by $0.07. The energy company earned $466.95 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $463.27 million. AmeriGas Partners had a net margin of 6.75% and a return on equity of 34.36%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.32) earnings per share. View AmeriGas Partners' Earnings History.

When is AmeriGas Partners' next earnings date?

AmeriGas Partners is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 5th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AmeriGas Partners.

How can I listen to AmeriGas Partners' earnings call?

AmeriGas Partners will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, February 6th at 9:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8663934306.

What price target have analysts set for APU?

5 analysts have issued 12-month price targets for AmeriGas Partners' shares. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $44.00. On average, they anticipate AmeriGas Partners' share price to reach $40.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 37.8% 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 2 sell ratings, 2 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?

Headlines about APU stock have been trending positive recently, according to InfoTrie. The research firm scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AmeriGas Partners earned a media sentiment score of 2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of AmeriGas Partners' key competitors?

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 63)
  • Mr. Hugh J. Gallagher, Pres, CEO & Director of Amerigas Propane, Inc. (Age 55)
  • Mr. Thaddeus J. Jastrzebski, Principal Financial Officer of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. (Age 56)
  • Mr. Anthony D. Rosback, VP & COO of AmeriGas Propane, Inc. (Age 55)
  • Ms. Monica M. Gaudiosi, VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. of AmeriGas Propane Inc (Age 56)

Who are AmeriGas Partners' major shareholders?

AmeriGas Partners' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Spirit of America Management Corp NY (0.09%), Virtu Financial LLC (0.06%), RPG Investment Advisory LLC (0.03%) and Legacy Capital Partners Inc. (0.02%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for AmeriGas Partners.

Which institutional investors are selling AmeriGas Partners stock?

APU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Spirit of America Management Corp NY. View Insider Buying and Selling for AmeriGas Partners.

Which institutional investors are buying AmeriGas Partners stock?

APU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtu Financial LLC, Legacy Capital Partners Inc. and RPG Investment Advisory 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 $29.32.

How big of a company is AmeriGas Partners?

AmeriGas Partners has a market capitalization of $2.75 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:  186 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  328 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  514
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AmeriGas Partners and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe APU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe APU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/17/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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