NYSE:LNT - Alliant Energy Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $42.54 -0.42 (-0.98 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$42.54Today's Range$42.20 - $42.9652-Week Range$36.84 - $45.55Volume1.10 million shsAverage Volume1.22 million shsMarket Capitalization$9.94 billionP/E Ratio22.04Dividend Yield3.12%Beta0.31 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsDividend HistoryEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive LNT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for LNT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Electric & other services combined Sub-IndustryMulti-Utilities SectorUtilities SymbolNYSE:LNT CUSIP01880210 Webwww.alliantenergy.com Phone608-458-3311 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.96 Current Ratio0.35 Quick Ratio0.25 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio22.04 Forward P/E Ratio20.07 P/E Growth3.63 Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$3.38 billion Price / Sales2.91 Cash Flow$3.9683 per share Price / Cash10.72 Book Value$18.09 per share Price / Book2.35 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.93 Net Income$467.50 million Net Margins14.17% Return on Equity11.41% Return on Assets3.37% Miscellaneous Employees3,989 Outstanding Shares231,360,000Market Cap$9,939.07 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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 16th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, July 31st will be given a dividend of $0.335 per share on Wednesday, August 15th. This represents a $1.34 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 30th. 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 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 authorized a stock repurchase program on Tuesday, January 16th 2018, which allows the company to buyback outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization allows the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are typically a sign that the company's board of directors believes its stock is undervalued. How were Alliant Energy's earnings last quarter? Alliant Energy Co. (NYSE:LNT) issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The utilities provider reported $0.52 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $916.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $879.69 million. Alliant Energy had a return on equity of 11.41% and a net margin of 14.17%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.44 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, August, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Alliant Energy. What guidance has Alliant Energy issued on next quarter's earnings? Alliant Energy issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, May, 2nd. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $2.04-2.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $2.11. What price target have analysts set for LNT? 5 brokers have issued 1 year target prices for Alliant Energy's shares. Their forecasts range from $40.00 to $45.00. On average, they anticipate Alliant Energy's share price to reach $42.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 0.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Alliant Energy. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Alliant Energy? 5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Alliant Energy in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." Who are some of Alliant Energy's key competitors? Some companies that are related to Alliant Energy include Public Service Enterprise Group (PEG), Consolidated Edison (ED), E.ON SE Sponsored ADR (Germany) (EONGY), PG&E (PCG), WEC Energy Group (WEC), Ameren (AEE), CMS Energy (CMS), NiSource (NI), Westar Energy (WR), United Utilities Group (UUGRY), SCANA (SCG), ALLETE (ALE), Avista (AVA), NorthWestern (NWE) and Unitil (UTL). 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) Has Alliant Energy been receiving favorable news coverage? Media stories about LNT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Alliant Energy earned a media sentiment score of 0.04 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider an impact score of 47.00 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. Who are Alliant Energy's major shareholders? Alliant Energy's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Gateway Investment Advisers LLC (0.28%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.12%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.07%), Retirement Systems of Alabama (0.05%) and Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (0.03%). 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 Capital Investment Advisors LLC, Hartford Investment Management Co., Creative Planning, First National Bank of Omaha, NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V., Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, Retirement Systems of Alabama and Monument Capital Management. Company insiders that have sold Alliant Energy company stock in the last year include James H Gallegos and Wayne A Reschke. 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 State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Bank of Montreal Can, Municipal Employees Retirement System of Michigan, Chicago Capital LLC, Campbell & CO Investment Adviser LLC, IFM Investors Pty Ltd and Reliance Trust Co. of Delaware. 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 $42.54. How big of a company is Alliant Energy? Alliant Energy has a market capitalization of $9.94 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. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 266 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 245 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 511MarketBeat'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. 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