About Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT)
Alliant 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
Industry Electric & other services combined
Trailing P/E Ratio21.67
Forward P/E Ratio19.68
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$3.38 billion
Price / Sales2.84
Cash Flow$4.0010 per share
Price / Cash10.38
Book Value$18.09 per share
Price / Book2.30
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.93
Net Income$467.50 million
Return on Equity11.11%
Return on Assets3.26%
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, April 16th. Investors of record on Monday, April 30th will be given a dividend of $0.335 per share on Tuesday, May 15th. This represents a $1.34 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.23%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 27th. 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 created shares were payable 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 initiated a share repurchase program on Tuesday, January 16th 2018, which allows the company to repurchase shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization allows the company to buy shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.
How were Alliant Energy's earnings last quarter?
Alliant Energy Co. (NYSE:LNT) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 22nd. The utilities provider reported $0.33 EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.36 by $0.03. The utilities provider had revenue of $856.10 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $896.94 million. Alliant Energy had a net margin of 13.82% and a return on equity of 11.11%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 7.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.28 earnings per share. View Alliant Energy's Earnings History.
When is Alliant Energy's next earnings date?
What guidance has Alliant Energy issued on next quarter's earnings?
Alliant Energy issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Thursday, February, 22nd. The company provided EPS guidance of $2.04-2.18 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $2.11.
What price target have analysts set for LNT?
6 brokerages have issued 12 month 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 $42.8333 in the next twelve months. 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:
- Patricia L. Kampling, Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer (Age 58)
- John O. Larsen, President (Age 54)
- Robert J. Durian, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Treasurer (Age 46)
- James H. Gallegos, Senior Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary (Age 56)
- Douglas R. Kopp, Senior Vice President (Age 63)
- Wayne A. Reschke, Senior Vice President (Age 61)
- Benjamin M. Bilitz, Chief Accounting Officer, Controller (Age 42)
- Dean C. Oestreich, Lead Independent Director (Age 64)
- Patrick E. Allen CPA, Independent Director (Age 53)
- Michael L. Bennett, Independent Director (Age 63)
Has Alliant Energy been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media headlines about LNT stock have trended somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Alliant Energy earned a media sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the utilities provider an impact score of 45.03 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.
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 $41.53.
How big of a company is Alliant Energy?
Alliant Energy has a market capitalization of $9.62 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]
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Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT) Dividend Information
Alliant Energy pays an annual dividend of $1.34 per share, with a dividend yield of 3.23%. LNT's next quarterly dividend payment will be made on Tuesday, May 15. The company has grown its dividend for the last 12 consecutive years and is increasing its dividend by an average of 7.30% each year. Alliant Energy pays out 69.43% of its earnings out as a dividend.
|Dividend Growth:||7.30% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||69.43% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
63.51% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
59.82% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
|Track Record:||12 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth|
Alliant Energy (NYSE:LNT) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Alliant Energy (NYSE LNT) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.25%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 69.93%
Alliant Energy (NYSE LNT) Insider Trading History
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|3/15/2018||James H. Gallegos||SVP||Sell||5,000||$39.80||$199,000.00|| |
|9/7/2017||Wayne A. Reschke||Insider||Sell||2,000||$42.83||$85,660.00|| |
|5/23/2017||James H. Gallegos||SVP||Sell||5,000||$41.25||$206,250.00|| |
|5/19/2017||Deborah B Dunie||Director||Buy||3,700||$39.61||$146,557.00||11,050|| |
|11/7/2016||Deborah B. Dunie||Director||Buy||1,350||$37.24||$50,274.00|| |
|7/11/2016||James H. Gallegos||SVP||Sell||5,000||$40.29||$201,450.00|| |
|5/10/2016||Deborah B Dunie||Director||Buy||1,000||$73.11||$73,110.00||3,000|| |
|3/3/2016||Thomas L. Hanson||CFO||Sell||7,500||$68.15||$511,125.00||18,726|| |
|2/25/2016||John O Larsen||SVP||Sell||3,000||$69.94||$209,820.00||3,995|| |
|11/10/2015||Susan D Whiting||Director||Buy||2,700||$57.50||$155,250.00||2,800|| |
|11/10/2014||John O Larsen||SVP||Sell||3,000||$62.99||$188,970.00|| |
|8/27/2014||John O Larsen||SVP||Sell||3,000||$57.59||$172,770.00|| |
|3/13/2014||Thomas Aller||SVP||Sell||1,876||$54.90||$102,992.40||17,512|| |
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