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NYSE:ATOAtmos Energy Stock Price, Forecast & News

$101.68
+2.50 (+2.52 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$100.74
Now: $101.68
$102.58
50-Day Range
$94.89
MA: $101.13
$110.70
52-Week Range
$77.92
Now: $101.68
$121.08
Volume810,500 shs
Average Volume1.05 million shs
Market Capitalization$12.44 billion
P/E Ratio22.15
Dividend Yield2.26%
Beta0.33
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. This segment distributes natural gas to approximately three million residential, commercial, public authority, and industrial customers. As of September 30, 2018, it owned 70,071 miles of underground distribution and transmission mains. The Pipeline and Storage segment engages in the 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 5,678 miles of gas transmission lines. The company was founded in 1906 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 2.3Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 5.0Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

3.02 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$2.90 billion
Cash Flow$7.91 per share
Book Value$51.54 per share

Profitability

Net Income$511.41 million

Miscellaneous

Employees4,776
Market Cap$12.44 billion
Next Earnings Date8/5/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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Atmos Energy (NYSE:ATO) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Atmos Energy's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Atmos Energy's stock was trading at $102.85 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, ATO stock has decreased by 1.1% and is now trading at $101.68. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Atmos Energy?

10 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 6 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for Atmos Energy.

When is Atmos Energy's next earnings date?

Atmos Energy is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Atmos Energy.

How were Atmos Energy's earnings last quarter?

Atmos Energy Co. (NYSE:ATO) released its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 6th. The utilities provider reported $1.95 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.92 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $977.70 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $1.18 billion. Atmos Energy had a net margin of 20.02% and a return on equity of 9.35%. Atmos Energy's revenue was down 8.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.82 earnings per share. View Atmos Energy's earnings history.

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

Atmos Energy declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, May 6th. Investors of record on Tuesday, May 26th will be given a dividend of $0.575 per share on Monday, June 8th. This represents a $2.30 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.26%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 22nd. View Atmos Energy's dividend history.

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

Atmos Energy issued an update on its FY20 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $4.58-4.73 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $4.67.

What price target have analysts set for ATO?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Atmos Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $102.00 to $125.00. On average, they expect Atmos Energy's stock price to reach $115.30 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 13.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for Atmos Energy.

Has Atmos Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about ATO stock have been trending negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Atmos Energy earned a daily sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutAtmos 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), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Altria Group (MO), Mcdonald's (MCD), Procter & Gamble (PG), Chevron (CVX), Pfizer (PFE) and AbbVie (ABBV).

Who are Atmos Energy's key executives?

Atmos Energy's management team includes the following 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)

What is Atmos Energy's stock symbol?

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

Who are Atmos Energy's major shareholders?

Atmos Energy's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.32%), State Street Corp (7.27%), Magellan Asset Management Ltd (3.01%), Morgan Stanley (2.18%), Invesco Ltd. (1.76%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.62%). Company insiders that own Atmos Energy stock include David J Park, Frank H Yoho, Nancy K Quinn and Richard W Douglas. View institutional ownership trends for Atmos Energy.

Which institutional investors are selling Atmos Energy stock?

ATO stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including APG Asset Management N.V., Janus Henderson Group PLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Magellan Asset Management Ltd, UBS Group AG, AQR Capital Management LLC, Paloma Partners Management Co, and Victory Capital Management Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity for Atmos Energy.

Which institutional investors are buying Atmos Energy stock?

ATO stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pendal Group Ltd, Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc., Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, State Street Corp, AXA, and State of Tennessee Treasury Department. View insider buying and selling activity 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is Atmos Energy's stock price today?

One share of ATO stock can currently be purchased for approximately $101.68.

How big of a company is Atmos Energy?

Atmos Energy has a market capitalization of $12.44 billion and generates $2.90 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $511.41 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.35 on an earnings per share basis. Atmos Energy employs 4,776 workers across the globe.

What is Atmos Energy's official website?

The official website for Atmos Energy is 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.

This page was last updated on 5/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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