Alliant Energy Company Profile (NYSE:LNT)

About Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)

Alliant Energy 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: $9.42 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 227,823,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $39.84
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $38.33
  • 52 Week Range: $34.88 - $41.64
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.04
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 19.33
  • P/E Growth: 3.27
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $3.33 billion
  • Price / Sales: 2.83
  • Book Value: $17.10 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.42
  • Annual Dividend: $1.26
  • Dividend Yield: 3.1%
  • EBIDTA: $1.03 billion
  • Net Margins: 10.82%
  • Return on Equity: 10.84%
  • Return on Assets: 3.23%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.99%
  • Current Ratio: 0.70%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.54%
  • Average Volume: 1.45 million shs.
  • Beta: 0.4
  • Short Ratio: 3.65

Frequently Asked Questions for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)

What is Alliant Energy's stock symbol?

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

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

Alliant Energy announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, April 7th. Stockholders of record on Friday, April 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.315 per share on Monday, May 15th. This represents a $1.26 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.05%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 26th. View Alliant Energy's Dividend History.

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

Alliant Energy's stock split on the morning of 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 closing bell on Thursday, May 19th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of Alliant Energy stock prior to the split would have 200 shares after the split.

How were Alliant Energy's earnings last quarter?

Alliant Energy Co. (NYSE:LNT) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.44 by $0.01. The firm had revenue of $853.90 million for the quarter. Alliant Energy had a return on equity of 10.84% and a net margin of 10.82%. View Alliant Energy's Earnings History.

When will Alliant Energy make its next earnings announcement?

Alliant Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 31st 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Alliant Energy.

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

Alliant Energy issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 3rd. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.92 - $2.06 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $2.00.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for Alliant Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $37.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Alliant Energy's stock price to reach $40.25 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Alliant Energy.

Who are some of Alliant Energy's key competitors?

Who owns Alliant Energy stock?

Alliant Energy's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.14%), BlackRock Inc. (7.95%), State Street Corp (5.27%), FMR LLC (2.98%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (1.68%) and Boston Partners (1.47%). Company insiders that own Alliant Energy stock include Deborah B Dunie, James H Gallegos, John O Larsen, Susan D Whiting and Thomas L Hanson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alliant Energy.

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

Alliant Energy's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Janus Capital Management LLC, Westwood Holdings Group Inc., Pictet Asset Management Ltd., Magellan Asset Management Ltd, AQR Capital Management LLC, Gateway Investment Advisers LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliant Energy.

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

Alliant Energy's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Mackenzie Financial Corp, FMR LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Citadel Advisors LLC, Morgan Stanley, Quantitative Investment Management LLC and Victory Capital Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Alliant Energy stock in the last two years include Deborah B Dunie and Susan D Whiting. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliant Energy.

How do I buy Alliant Energy stock?

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

How much does a share of Alliant Energy stock cost?

One share of Alliant Energy stock can currently be purchased for approximately $41.36.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 4 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.20)
Consensus Price Target: $40.25 (2.68% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
5/26/2017Jefferies Group LLCInitiated CoverageHold -> Hold$42.00LowView Rating Details
3/1/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingNeutral -> HoldN/AView 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 & CoUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformN/AView Rating Details
8/7/2015Wolfe ResearchDowngradeOutperform -> Peer PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
Earnings by Quarter for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
Earnings History by Quarter for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 (NYSE:LNT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.00 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.14 EPS


Current Dividend Information for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
Most Recent Dividend:5/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.26
Dividend Yield:3.05%
Dividend Growth:7.70% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:83.17% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
63.00% (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 (NYSE:LNT)

Dividend History by Quarter for Alliant Energy (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 (NYSE:LNT)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.34%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 67.06%
Insider Trades by Quarter for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
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 (NYSE:LNT)
Latest Headlines for Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
DateHeadline logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Research Coverage Started at Jefferies Group LLC - May 26 at 2:52 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) SVP Sells $206,250.00 in Stock - May 25 at 4:25 PM logoTop Buys by Directors: Dunie's $146.6K Bet on LNT - May 24 at 6:21 PM logoMonday Sector Leaders: Utilities, Consumer Products - May 22 at 5:44 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Director Deborah B. Dunie Purchases 3,700 Shares - May 22 at 1:28 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research - May 19 at 10:54 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - May 19 at 5:08 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Downgraded to Hold at Zacks Investment Research - May 18 at 1:32 PM logoCOPEL (ELP) Q1 Earnings Up Y/Y on Sales Growth, Lower Costs - May 16 at 10:42 AM logoInterstate Power and Light Company declares preferred stock dividend - May 15 at 5:45 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LNT-US : May 15, 2017 - May 15 at 10:36 AM logoEdited Transcript of LNT earnings conference call or presentation 4-May-17 2:00pm GMT - May 5 at 1:21 AM logoZacks: Brokerages Anticipate Alliant Energy Co. (LNT) Will Post Earnings of $0.40 Per Share - May 4 at 10:50 PM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.22 - May 4 at 9:31 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Issues Earnings Results - May 4 at 6:32 PM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Q1 Earnings Miss, Revenues Grow Y/Y - May 4 at 11:54 AM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance - May 4 at 12:16 AM logoAlliant Energy Announces First Quarter 2017 Results - May 3 at 10:27 PM logoAlliant Energy posts 1Q profit - May 3 at 7:36 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LNT) : May 2, 2017 - May 2 at 7:28 PM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Earning Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds - May 1 at 7:58 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LNT-US : May 1, 2017 - May 1 at 12:52 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Wednesday - May 1 at 10:02 AM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Given Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.32 - April 28 at 9:36 PM logoCan Alliant Energy (LNT) Spring a Surprise in Q1 Earnings? - April 28 at 9:31 AM logoAlliant Energy Corp. : LNT-US: Dividend Analysis : April 28th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 6:59 PM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Score of 0.27 - April 25 at 8:16 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages - April 24 at 6:16 PM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Earns Daily Media Sentiment Rating of 0.36 - April 22 at 12:55 PM logoAlliant Energy Corporation Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release And Conference Call - April 21 at 6:11 PM logoSomewhat Positive Media Coverage Somewhat Likely to Impact Alliant Energy (LNT) Share Price - April 19 at 12:59 PM logoNextEra Energy: 4% Dividend With Steady Growth - April 18 at 5:44 PM logoPositive Press Coverage Somewhat Likely to Effect Alliant Energy (LNT) Share Price - April 15 at 4:51 PM logo$0.45 EPS Expected for Alliant Energy Co. (LNT) This Quarter - April 13 at 6:06 PM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) to Issue Quarterly Dividend of $0.32 - April 7 at 4:46 PM logoAlliant Energy Corporation declares $0.315 dividend - April 7 at 3:08 PM logoInvestments to modernize the power grid and advance cleaner energy lead to Alliant Energy's first retail electric base rate increase in Iowa since 2011 - April 7 at 10:56 AM logoAlliant Energy names David de Leon Vice President of Wisconsin Operations - April 7 at 10:56 AM logoInvestments to modernize the power grid and advance cleaner energy lead to Alliant Energy's first retail … - April 4 at 8:32 AM logoAlliant Energy Co. (LNT) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts - March 29 at 1:40 PM logoCOPEL (ELP) Records Loss in Q4 on Weak Sales, High Costs - March 29 at 10:08 AM logoPublic Service Enterprise (PEG) Gains Amid Market Volatility - March 24 at 9:15 AM logoAlliant Energy Reaches Analyst Target Price - March 23 at 6:55 PM logoAlliant Energy and its Foundation contribute $5.3 million in 2016 - March 21 at 6:16 PM logoALLIANT ENERGY CORP Financials - March 2 at 6:35 PM logoEdited Transcript of LNT earnings conference call or presentation 24-Feb-17 3:00pm GMT - February 25 at 12:37 AM logoAlliant Energy's (LNT) CEO Pat Kampling on Q4 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha - February 24 at 7:34 PM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Q4 Earnings Meet, 2017 View Issued - Nasdaq - February 24 at 7:34 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp Earnings Call scheduled for 10:00 am ET today - February 24 at 7:34 PM logoALLIANT ENERGY CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhib - February 24 at 9:45 AM



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