NYSE:ATO - Atmos Energy Stock Price, News & Analysis

$110.88
+0.44 (+0.40 %)
(As of 08/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$109.77
Now: $110.88
$111.43
50-Day Range
$104.85
MA: $108.02
$111.00
52-Week Range
$87.88
Now: $110.88
$111.43
Volume627,446 shs
Average Volume944,320 shs
Market Capitalization$13.11 billion
P/E Ratio27.72
Dividend Yield1.90%
Beta0.22
Atmos Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the regulated natural gas distribution, and pipeline and storage businesses in the United States. It operates through Distribution, and Pipeline and Storage segments. The Distribution segment is involved in the regulated natural gas distribution and related sales operations in eight states. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Natural gas distribution
Sub-IndustryGas Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP04956010
Phone972-934-9227

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.12 billion
Cash Flow$7.3430 per share
Book Value$47.73 per share

Profitability

Net Income$603.06 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,564
Market Cap$13.11 billion
Next Earnings Date11/6/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Atmos Energy (NYSE:ATO) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Atmos Energy's stock symbol?

Atmos Energy trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "ATO."

How often does Atmos Energy pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Atmos Energy?

Atmos Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, August 7th. Shareholders of record on Monday, August 26th will be paid a dividend of $0.525 per share on Monday, September 9th. This represents a $2.10 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.89%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 23rd. View Atmos Energy's Dividend History.

How were Atmos Energy's earnings last quarter?

Atmos Energy Co. (NYSE:ATO) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.68 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.68. The utilities provider had revenue of $485.74 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $681.16 million. Atmos Energy had a net margin of 16.94% and a return on equity of 9.38%. Atmos Energy's quarterly revenue was down 13.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.64 earnings per share. View Atmos Energy's Earnings History.

When is Atmos Energy's next earnings date?

Atmos Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 6th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Atmos Energy.

What guidance has Atmos Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?

Atmos Energy issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, August, 7th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.25-4.35 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $4.32.

What price target have analysts set for ATO?

7 brokers have issued twelve-month price objectives for Atmos Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $91.00 to $119.00. On average, they anticipate Atmos Energy's share price to reach $104.2857 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 5.9%. View Analyst Price Targets for Atmos Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Atmos Energy?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Atmos Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Atmos Energy.

Has Atmos Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about ATO stock have trended negative this week, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Atmos Energy earned a news sentiment score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Atmos Energy.

Who are some of Atmos Energy's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Atmos Energy own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Atmos Energy investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Mcdonald's (MCD), Altria Group (MO), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Chevron (CVX), Procter & Gamble (PG), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) and Home Depot (HD).

Who are Atmos Energy's key executives?

Atmos Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Kim R. Cocklin, Exec. Chairman (Age 68)
  • Mr. Michael E. Haefner, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Christopher T. Forsythe, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 47)
  • Mr. John Kevin Akers, Exec. VP of Safety & Enterprise Services (Age 56)
  • Mr. David J. Park, Sr. VP of Utility Operations (Age 48)

Who are Atmos Energy's major shareholders?

Atmos Energy's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (12.24%), BlackRock Inc. (8.12%), Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD (5.35%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (2.46%), Invesco Ltd. (1.80%) and Cohen & Steers Inc. (1.18%). Company insiders that own Atmos Energy stock include Nancy K Quinn and Richard W Douglas. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Atmos Energy.

Which major investors are selling Atmos Energy stock?

ATO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, Prudential PLC, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD, Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC and Point72 Asset Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Atmos Energy.

Which major investors are buying Atmos Energy stock?

ATO stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Invesco Ltd., Atria Investments LLC, Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Luminus Management LLC, Maple Brown Abbott Ltd, Ardevora Asset Management LLP, Renaissance Technologies LLC and Thoroughbred Financial Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Atmos Energy.

How do I buy shares of Atmos Energy?

Shares of ATO 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 Atmos Energy's stock price today?

One share of ATO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $110.88.

How big of a company is Atmos Energy?

Atmos Energy has a market capitalization of $13.11 billion and generates $3.12 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $603.06 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.00 on an earnings per share basis. Atmos Energy employs 4,564 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Atmos Energy.

What is Atmos Energy's official website?

The official website for Atmos Energy is http://www.atmosenergy.com/.

How can I contact Atmos Energy?

Atmos Energy's mailing address is THREE LINCOLN CENTRE SUITE 1800 5430 LBJ FREEWAY, DALLAS TX, 75240. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 972-934-9227.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Atmos Energy (NYSE ATO)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  360 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  354 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  714
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Atmos Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ATO will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ATO will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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