Alliant Energy Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:LNT)

About Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)

Alliant Energy Corporation logoAlliant Energy Corporation operates as a regulated investor-owned public utility holding company. The Company's segments include Utility and Non-regulated, Parent and Other. The Utility segment includes the operations of Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL) and Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL), which serve retail customers in Iowa and Wisconsin. The Utility segment includes utility electric operations, utility gas operations and utility other, which includes steam operations and the unallocated portions of the utility business. Its Non-regulated, Parent and Other segment includes the operations of Alliant Energy Resources, LLC and its subsidiaries; Alliant Energy Corporate Services, Inc. (Corporate Services); the Alliant Energy parent company, and any Alliant Energy parent company consolidating adjustments. IPL and WPL own a portfolio of electric generating units located in Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota with a fuel mix, including coal, natural gas and renewable resources.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Multi-Utilities
  • Symbol: NYSE:LNT
  • CUSIP: 01880210
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: $10.11 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 231,062,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $42.53
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $41.22
  • 52 Week Range: $34.88 - $43.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.90
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.45
  • P/E Growth: 3.16
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.34 billion
  • Price / Sales: 3.03
  • Book Value: $17.53 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.50
  • Annual Dividend: $1.26
  • Dividend Yield: 2.9%
  • EBITDA: $1.07 billion
  • Net Margins: 11.85%
  • Return on Equity: 11.43%
  • Return on Assets: 3.34%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.08%
  • Current Ratio: 0.67%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.51%
  • Average Volume: 1.13 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.42
  • Short Ratio: 2.54

Frequently Asked Questions for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)

What is Alliant Energy Corporation's stock symbol?

Alliant Energy Corporation trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LNT."

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

Alliant Energy Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 16th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 31st will be given a dividend of $0.315 per share on Wednesday, November 15th. This represents a $1.26 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.88%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, October 30th. View Alliant Energy Corporation's Dividend History.

When did Alliant Energy Corporation's stock split? How did Alliant Energy Corporation's stock split work?

Shares of Alliant Energy Corporation split before market open on Friday, May 20th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 20th 2016. The newly created shares were issued to shareholders after the market closes on Thursday, May 19th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Alliant Energy Corporation stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Alliant Energy Corporation's earnings last quarter?

Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) announced its earnings results on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.39 by $0.02. The company earned $765.30 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $725.92 million. Alliant Energy Corporation had a net margin of 11.85% and a return on equity of 11.43%. Alliant Energy Corporation's revenue for the quarter was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.37 EPS. View Alliant Energy Corporation's Earnings History.

When will Alliant Energy Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

Alliant Energy Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November, 2nd 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Alliant Energy Corporation.

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

Alliant Energy Corporation updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.92-2.06 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.00.

Where is Alliant Energy Corporation's stock going? Where will Alliant Energy Corporation's stock price be in 2017?

4 analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Alliant Energy Corporation's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $43.00. On average, they anticipate Alliant Energy Corporation's stock price to reach $41.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Alliant Energy Corporation.

Who are some of Alliant Energy Corporation's key competitors?

Who are Alliant Energy Corporation's key executives?

Alliant Energy Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Patricia L. Kampling, Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Robert J. Durian, Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer
  • James H. Gallegos, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary
  • Douglas R. Kopp, Senior Vice President
  • John O. Larsen, Senior Vice President
  • Wayne A. Reschke, Senior Vice President
  • Benjamin M. Bilitz, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller
  • Dean C. Oestreich, Lead Independent Director
  • Patrick E. Allen CPA, Independent Director
  • Michael L. Bennett, Independent Director

Who owns Alliant Energy Corporation stock?

Alliant Energy Corporation's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Hermes Investment Management Ltd. (0.27%), Assenagon Asset Management S.A. (0.13%), Nationwide Fund Advisors (0.08%), State Treasurer State of Michigan (0.03%), PGGM Investments (0.02%) and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC (0.01%). Company insiders that own Alliant Energy Corporation stock include Deborah B Dunie, James H Gallegos, John O Larsen, Susan D Whiting, Thomas L Hanson and Wayne A Reschke. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alliant Energy Corporation.

Who sold Alliant Energy Corporation stock? Who is selling Alliant Energy Corporation stock?

Alliant Energy Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PGGM Investments, Hermes Investment Management Ltd. and State Treasurer State of Michigan. Company insiders that have sold Alliant Energy Corporation stock in the last year include James H Gallegos and Wayne A Reschke. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliant Energy Corporation.

Who bought Alliant Energy Corporation stock? Who is buying Alliant Energy Corporation stock?

Alliant Energy Corporation's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Assenagon Asset Management S.A., Nationwide Fund Advisors, Honkamp Krueger Financial Services Inc., Quantitative Systematic Strategies LLC and Mutual of America Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Alliant Energy Corporation stock in the last two years include Deborah B Dunie and Susan D Whiting. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliant Energy Corporation.

How do I buy Alliant Energy Corporation stock?

Shares of Alliant Energy Corporation can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Alliant Energy Corporation's stock price today?

One share of Alliant Energy Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.77.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE LNT)
Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  198 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  198 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  396
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alliant Energy Corporation and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $41.00 (6.33% downside)
Consensus Price Target History for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Price Target History for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/9/2017Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$42.00 -> $43.00LowView Rating Details
6/1/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingEqual Weight$41.00 -> $43.00LowView Rating Details
1/24/2017MacquarieDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$37.00N/AView Rating Details
11/3/2016GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralN/AView Rating Details
8/25/2016ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$40.00 -> $43.00N/AView Rating Details
4/1/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
2/23/2016WunderlichBoost Price TargetHold$30.50 -> $33.50N/AView Rating Details
11/16/2015Wells Fargo & CompanyUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/23/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Earnings by Quarter for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE LNT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2017$0.88N/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2017Q2 2017$0.39$0.41$725.92 million$765.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2017Q1 2017$0.44$0.43$853.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2017Q416$0.28$0.28$795.51 million$797.00 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2016Q316$0.91$0.80$1.45 billion$924.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/1/2016Q216$0.38$0.37$593.06 million$754.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q116$0.85$0.86$756.05 million$843.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/22/2016Q415$0.43$0.31$854.51 million$740.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$1.58$1.63$1.14 billion$898.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215$0.60$0.67$719.61 million$717.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/30/2015Q1$0.91$0.87$695.60 million$897.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/23/2015Q4$0.55$0.54$824.69 million$804.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$1.39$1.40$980.40 million$843.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/6/2014Q214$0.58$0.56$717.42 million$750.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/1/2014Q114$0.77$0.90$850.66 million$952.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2014Q413$0.52$0.59$772.68 million$632.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$1.34$1.43$1.03 billion$866.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/2/2013Q2 2013$0.52$0.59$683.06 million$718.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/3/2013Q1 2013$0.61$0.72$765.36 million$859.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/14/2013Q4 2012$0.57$0.45$803.76 million$850.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/9/2012Q312$1.30$1.34$992.44 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/3/2012$0.46$0.58ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2012$0.64$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2012$0.56$0.51ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2011$1.32$1.12ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/4/2011$0.46$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/5/2011$0.52$0.68ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/10/2011$0.55$0.56ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q3 20171$0.86$0.86$0.86
Q4 20171$0.30$0.30$0.30
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Next Dividend:11/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.26
Dividend Yield:2.88%
Dividend Growth:7.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:74.12% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
62.69% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
58.88% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:11 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE LNT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.33%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 66.51%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/7/2017Wayne A. ReschkeInsiderSell2,000$42.83$85,660.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017James H. GallegosSVPSell5,000$41.25$206,250.00View SEC Filing  
5/19/2017Deborah B DunieDirectorBuy3,700$39.61$146,557.00View SEC Filing  
11/7/2016Deborah B. DunieDirectorBuy1,350$37.24$50,274.00View SEC Filing  
7/11/2016James H. GallegosSVPSell5,000$40.29$201,450.00View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Deborah B DunieDirectorBuy1,000$73.11$73,110.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Thomas L. HansonCFOSell7,500$68.15$511,125.00View SEC Filing  
2/25/2016John O LarsenSVPSell3,000$69.94$209,820.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015Susan D WhitingDirectorBuy2,700$57.50$155,250.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2014John O LarsenSVPSell3,000$62.99$188,970.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2014John O LarsenSVPSell3,000$57.59$172,770.00View SEC Filing  
3/13/2014Thomas AllerSVPSell1,876$54.90$102,992.40View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
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Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Chart for Monday, October, 23, 2017

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