NYSE:LNT - Alliant Energy Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$42.56 +0.10 (+0.24 %)
(As of 10/16/2018 04:54 AM ET)
Previous Close$42.46
Today's Range$42.35 - $42.87
52-Week Range$36.84 - $45.55
Volume1.73 million shs
Average Volume1.63 million shs
Market Capitalization$9.95 billion
P/E Ratio22.05
Dividend Yield3.14%
Beta0.23
Alliant Energy Corporation operates as a utility holding company that provides regulated electricity and natural gas services in the Midwest region of the United States. It operates through three segments: Electric, Gas, and Other. The company, through its subsidiary, Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL), primarily generates and distributes electricity, and distributes and transports natural gas to retail customers in Iowa; sells electricity to wholesale customers in Minnesota, Illinois, and Iowa; and generates and distributes steam in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Alliant Energy Corporation, through its subsidiary, Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL), generates and distributes electricity, and distributes and transports natural gas to retail customers in Wisconsin; and sells electricity to wholesale customers in Wisconsin. As of December 31, 2017, IPL supplied electricity to 490,000 retail customers and natural gas to 220,000 retail customers; and WPL supplied electricity to 470,000 retail customers and natural gas to 190,000 retail customers. It offers electric utility services to retail customers in the farming, agriculture, industrial manufacturing, chemical, and paper industries. In addition, the company holds investments in various businesses, which provide freight services through a short-line railway between Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, Iowa; a barge terminal and hauling services on the Mississippi River; and other transfer and storage services. Further, it owns a non-regulated 347 megawatt (MW) natural gas-fired electric generating unit near Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin; and a non-regulated 99 MW Franklin County wind farm located in Franklin County, Iowa. Alliant Energy Corporation was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Electric & other services combined
Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities
SectorUtilities
SymbolNYSE:LNT
CUSIP01880210
Phone608-458-3311

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio1.18
Current Ratio0.64
Quick Ratio0.48

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio22.05
Forward P/E Ratio19.98
P/E Growth3.63

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.38 billion
Price / Sales2.94
Cash Flow$4.0075 per share
Price / Cash10.62
Book Value$18.09 per share
Price / Book2.35

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.93
Net Income$467.50 million
Net Margins14.14%
Return on Equity11.35%
Return on Assets3.36%

Miscellaneous

Employees3,989
Outstanding Shares233,770,000
Market Cap$9.95 billion

Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT) Frequently Asked Questions

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 15th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, October 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.335 per share on Thursday, November 15th. This represents a $1.34 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.15%. 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 before market open on Friday, May 20th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 20th 2016. The newly minted shares were distributed to shareholders after the market closes 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 will Alliant Energy's stock buyback program work?

Alliant Energy announced that its Board of Directors has approved a stock buyback plan on Tuesday, January 16th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares repurchase plans are generally an indication that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Alliant Energy's earnings last quarter?

Alliant Energy Co. (NYSE:LNT) announced its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.43 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.45 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $816.10 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $789.73 million. Alliant Energy had a net margin of 14.14% and a return on equity of 11.35%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 6.6% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.41 earnings per share. View Alliant Energy's Earnings History.

When is Alliant Energy's next earnings date?

Alliant Energy is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 1st 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Alliant Energy.

How can I listen to Alliant Energy's earnings call?

Alliant Energy will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, November 7th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8883948218.

What price target have analysts set for LNT?

7 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for Alliant Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $43.00 to $47.00. On average, they anticipate Alliant Energy's stock price to reach $44.6667 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 4.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Alliant Energy.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alliant Energy?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alliant Energy in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 6 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Alliant Energy.

Who are some of Alliant Energy's key competitors?

Who are Alliant Energy's key executives?

Alliant Energy's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Patricia Leonard Kampling, Chairman & CEO (Age 58)
  • Mr. John O. Larsen, Pres (Age 54)
  • Mr. Robert J. Durian, Sr. VP, CFO & Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Mr. James H. Gallegos, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 57)
  • Mr. Douglas R. Kopp, Sr. VP of Operations (Age 64)

Who are Alliant Energy's major shareholders?

Alliant Energy's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.07%), Clinton Group Inc. (0.02%), Monument Capital Management (0.02%), Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL (0.00%) and Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own Alliant Energy stock include Deborah B Dunie, James H Gallegos and Wayne A Reschke. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Alliant Energy.

Which major investors are selling Alliant Energy stock?

LNT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Monument Capital Management, Gofen & Glossberg LLC IL and Capital Investment Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliant Energy.

Which major investors are buying Alliant Energy stock?

LNT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can, Clinton Group Inc., Jaffetilchin Investment Partners LLC, Iberiabank Corp and Cerebellum GP LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Alliant Energy.

How do I buy shares of Alliant Energy?

Shares of LNT 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 Alliant Energy's stock price today?

One share of LNT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.56.

How big of a company is Alliant Energy?

Alliant Energy has a market capitalization of $9.95 billion and generates $3.38 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $467.50 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.93 on an earnings per share basis. Alliant Energy employs 3,989 workers across the globe.

What is Alliant Energy's official website?

The official website for Alliant Energy is http://www.alliantenergy.com.

How can I contact Alliant Energy?

Alliant Energy's mailing address is 4902 NORTH BILTMORE LANE, MADISON WI, 53718. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 608-458-3311 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Alliant Energy (NYSE LNT)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  297 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  282 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  579
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Alliant Energy and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LNT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LNT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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