NYSE:ATO - Atmos Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $91.44 -0.29 (-0.32 %) (As of 07/23/2018 09:01 AM ET)Previous Close$91.73Today's Range$90.55 - $91.7952-Week Range$76.46 - $93.56Volume265,460 shsAverage Volume381,417 shsMarket Capitalization$10.16 billionP/E Ratio25.40Dividend Yield2.12%Beta0.24 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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 regulated natural gas distribution, and related sales and storage operations. This segment distributes natural gas to approximately three million residential, commercial, public authority, and industrial customers. As of September 30, 2017, it owned 70,605 miles of underground distribution and transmission mains. The Pipeline and Storage segment engages in pipeline and storage operations. This segment transports natural gas for third parties and manages five underground storage reservoirs in Texas; and provides ancillary services to the pipeline industry, including parking arrangements, lending, and inventory sales. It owns 5,682 miles of gas transmission lines. The company was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Receive ATO News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for ATO and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Natural gas distribution Sub-IndustryGas Utilities SectorUtilities SymbolNYSE:ATO CUSIP04956010 Webwww.atmosenergy.com Phone972-934-9227 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.55 Current Ratio0.46 Quick Ratio0.40 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio25.40 Forward P/E Ratio22.86 P/E Growth3.27 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$2.76 billion Price / Sales3.68 Cash Flow$6.6213 per share Price / Cash13.81 Book Value$36.76 per share Price / Book2.49 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$3.60 Net Income$396.42 million Net MarginsN/A Return on Equity10.16% Return on Assets3.96% Miscellaneous Employees4,565 Outstanding Shares111,070,000Market Cap$10,155.75 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, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 21st will be given a dividend of $0.485 per share on Monday, June 4th. This represents a $1.94 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 18th. View Atmos Energy's Dividend History. How were Atmos Energy's earnings last quarter? Atmos Energy Co. (NYSE:ATO) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $1.57 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.54 by $0.03. The utilities provider earned $1.22 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.11 billion. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 23.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $1.52 EPS. 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, August, 8th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Atmos Energy. What guidance has Atmos Energy issued on next quarter's earnings? Atmos Energy updated its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $3.85-4.05 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $3.97. What price target have analysts set for ATO? 7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Atmos Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $77.00 to $99.00. On average, they expect Atmos Energy's stock price to reach $88.8333 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.9%. View Analyst Ratings 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, 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Atmos Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Atmos Energy include Engie (ENGIY), Ultrapar Participacoes (UGP), National Fuel Gas (NFG), WGL (WGL), New Jersey Resources (NJR), ONE Gas (OGS), Spire (SR), South Jersey Industries (SJI), Northwest Natural Gas (NWN) and Just Energy Group (JE). Who are Atmos Energy's key executives? Atmos Energy's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Kim R. Cocklin, Exec. Chairman (Age 67)Mr. Michael E. Haefner, Pres & CEO (Age 58)Mr. Christopher T. Forsythe, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 46)Mr. John Kevin Akers, Sr. VP of Safety & Enterprise Services (Age 55)Mr. David J. Park, Sr. VP of Utility Operations (Age 47) Has Atmos Energy been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about ATO stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Atmos Energy earned a media sentiment score of 0.24 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the utilities provider an impact score of 47.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. Who are Atmos Energy's major shareholders? Atmos Energy's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Scout Investments Inc. (0.73%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.51%), Whittier Trust Co. (0.08%), Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.08%), Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund (0.07%) and Billeaud Capital Management Inc. (0.07%). Company insiders that own Atmos Energy stock include Louis P Gregory, Richard A Sampson and Thomas C Meredith. 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 Hennessy Advisors Inc., Scout Investments Inc., Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Bank of Montreal Can, CenturyLink Investment Management Co, Billeaud Capital Management Inc., Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY and Capital One National Association. 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 Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, First National Bank of Omaha, Whittier Trust Co., Fjarde AP Fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund, Fox Run Management L.L.C., Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Whittier Trust Co. of Nevada Inc. and IFM Investors Pty Ltd. 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 $91.44. How big of a company is Atmos Energy? Atmos Energy has a market capitalization of $10.16 billion and generates $2.76 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $396.42 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.60 on an earnings per share basis. Atmos Energy employs 4,565 workers across the globe. How can I contact Atmos Energy? Atmos Energy's mailing address is 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 294 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 300 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 594MarketBeat'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 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What does relative strength index mean?