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

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$35.47 +0.27 (+0.77 %)
(As of 11/21/2018 08:00 AM ET)
Previous Close$35.20
Today's Range$34.76 - $35.90
52-Week Range$34.01 - $48.37
Volume394,300 shs
Average Volume316,221 shs
Market Capitalization$3.27 billion
P/E Ratio20.71
Dividend Yield10.80%
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 1.8 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; 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, Heritage Propane, Relationships Matter, Metro Lawn, and ServiceMark 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

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Retail stores, not elsewhere classified
Current SymbolNYSE:APU
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio3.65
Current Ratio0.81
Quick Ratio0.59


Trailing P/E Ratio20.71
Forward P/E Ratio13.19
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.82 billion
Price / Sales1.17
Cash Flow$4.2176 per share
Price / Cash8.41
Book Value$8.42 per share
Price / Book4.21


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.20
Net Income$190.52 million
Net Margins6.75%
Return on Equity31.97%
Return on Assets6.18%


Outstanding Shares92,980,000
Market Cap$3.27 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, October 26th. Investors of record on Friday, November 9th will be given a dividend of $0.95 per share on Monday, November 19th. This represents a $3.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 10.71%. 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 earnings results on Monday, November, 12th. The energy company reported ($0.46) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.53) by $0.07. The energy company earned $466.95 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $463.27 million. AmeriGas Partners had a return on equity of 31.97% and a net margin of 6.75%. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 4.9% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned ($0.32) EPS. 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, January 30th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AmeriGas Partners.

What price target have analysts set for APU?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for AmeriGas Partners' stock. Their predictions range from $38.00 to $44.00. On average, they anticipate AmeriGas Partners' stock price to reach $40.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 14.2% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for AmeriGas Partners.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AmeriGas Partners?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AmeriGas Partners in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings and 2 hold ratings 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 coverage about APU stock has been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AmeriGas Partners earned a news impact score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned headlines about the energy company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

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 (Age 55)
  • 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)
  • Mr. Jerry E. Sheridan, Exec. (Age 53)

Who are AmeriGas Partners' major shareholders?

AmeriGas Partners' stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include OppenheimerFunds Inc. (4.40%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.38%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.38%), River Road Asset Management LLC (0.71%), Allianz Asset Management GmbH (0.55%) and Morgan Stanley (0.40%). 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 Renaissance Technologies LLC, Morgan Stanley, River Road Asset Management LLC, Allianz Asset Management GmbH, IFP Advisors Inc, Credit Suisse AG, Domani Wealth LLC and Morningstar Investment Services LLC. 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 Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd., JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., SG Americas Securities LLC, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can and GSA Capital Partners LLP. 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 $35.47.

How big of a company is AmeriGas Partners?

AmeriGas Partners has a market capitalization of $3.27 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 8,100 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:  180 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  320 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  500
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 11/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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