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: $10.13 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 231,062,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $42.47
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $41.17
  • 52 Week Range: $34.88 - $43.88
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 25.61
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 20.49
  • P/E Growth: 3.11
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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, October 16th. Investors 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 dividend yield of 2.87%. 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 on Friday, May 20th 2016. The 2-1 split was announced on Wednesday, April 20th 2016. The newly issued shares were issued to shareholders after the closing bell 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) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August, 3rd. The company reported $0.41 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.39 by $0.02. The firm earned $765.30 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $725.92 million. Alliant Energy Corporation had a net margin of 11.85% and a return on equity of 11.43%. The business's revenue was up 1.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period last year, the company 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 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 1 year price objectives for Alliant Energy Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $37.00 to $43.00. On average, they expect Alliant Energy Corporation's share 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

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 $43.85.

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 (6.50% 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 10/19/2015 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:2.87%
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)
Latest Headlines for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)
DateHeadline logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - October 18 at 6:40 PM logoClean energy shines as Iowa's largest solar garden comes online - October 18 at 3:24 PM logoAlliant Energy Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 2.92% Yield - Forbes - October 18 at 6:39 AM logoTechnical Snapshots for These Electric Utilities Stocks -- SCANA, Alliant Energy, Atlantic Power, and Pinnacle West Capital - October 17 at 1:23 AM logoDaily Dividend Report: FTS, VMC, WHR, LNT, NNN, SON - Nasdaq - October 16 at 8:21 PM logoTechnical Snapshots for These Electric Utilities Stocks -- SCANA, Alliant Energy, Atlantic Power, and Pinnacle West ... - PR Newswire (press release) - October 16 at 3:20 PM logoAlliant Energy Corporation declares common stock dividend - October 16 at 3:20 PM logoAlliant Energy Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.32 (LNT) - October 16 at 11:29 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation Announces Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release And Conference Call - October 14 at 1:45 AM logoAlliant Energy Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LNT) : October 12, 2017 - October 13 at 6:30 AM logoAlliant Energy Corp. – Value Analysis (NYSE:LNT) : October 12, 2017 - October 13 at 6:30 AM logoAlliant Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LNT-US : October 11, 2017 - October 12 at 6:38 AM logoReport shows tepid growth for gender parity on Wisconsin corporate boards - October 9 at 4:32 PM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) & Its Peers Head-To-Head Survey - October 9 at 4:16 AM logoGreat Plains Energy (GXP) & Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Critical Review - October 6 at 10:36 PM logoAlliant Energy announces new Upland Prairie Wind Farm - October 2 at 12:18 PM logoCritical Comparison: Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) versus Atlantic Power Corporation (AT) - September 28 at 6:24 AM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Moves Forward With Rate Settlement - Nasdaq - September 27 at 9:06 PM logoLNT Crosses Above Average Analyst Target - September 27 at 4:05 PM logoAlliant Energy (LNT) Presents At Wolfe Research 2017 Utilities & Power Leaders Conference - Slideshow - September 27 at 4:05 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : LNT-US : September 25, 2017 - September 25 at 8:34 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Brokerages - September 23 at 4:38 PM logoAlliant Energy's Iowa energy company reaches partial settlement on pending rate review - September 23 at 6:07 AM logoLNT Crosses Above 3% Yield Territory - September 21 at 4:00 PM logo Analysts Expect Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Will Announce Earnings of $0.86 Per Share - September 15 at 2:12 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Insider Wayne A. Reschke Sells 2,000 Shares - September 11 at 7:50 PM logoStocks With Rising Relative Strength: Alliant Energy - September 9 at 5:32 AM logoWhy Is Alliant Energy (LNT) Up 3.6% Since the Last Earnings Report? - September 5 at 5:17 AM logoAtlantic Power Corporation (AT) versus Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Financial Contrast - September 1 at 2:14 PM logoETFs with exposure to Alliant Energy Corp. : August 31, 2017 - September 1 at 2:39 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) and Empresa Nacional de Electricidad (EOCC) Head to Head Review - August 31 at 8:10 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp. : LNT-US: Dividend Analysis : July 31st, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : August 30, 2017 - August 31 at 6:56 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts - August 29 at 4:44 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp. :LNT-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2017 By the Numbers : August 28, 2017 - August 28 at 8:09 PM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Expected to Post Earnings of $0.86 Per Share - August 27 at 2:24 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp's 5.100% Series D Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock About To Put More Money In Your Pocket - August 26 at 6:50 AM logoSABESP (SBS) Stock Struggles With Costs, Debt & Politics - August 18 at 9:10 PM logoSee what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Alliant Energy Corp. - August 15 at 1:06 AM logoAlliant Energy issues 2017 Corporate Sustainability Report - August 15 at 1:06 AM logoIHS Markit Score Update: Rise in demand for ETFs holding Alliant Energy Corp is a positive for its shares - August 12 at 2:49 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) to Post FY2019 Earnings of $2.20 Per Share, Gabelli Forecasts - August 10 at 1:32 PM logo[$$] Alliant Energy Joins Energy Impact Partners Global Utility Coalition - August 10 at 2:59 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Given "Hold" Rating at Jefferies Group LLC - August 9 at 7:58 PM logo$0.86 EPS Expected for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) This Quarter - August 9 at 7:24 AM logoQ3 2017 EPS Estimates for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) Boosted by Jefferies Group - August 8 at 7:08 AM logoInvestor Network: Alliant Energy Corp to Host Earnings Call - August 5 at 1:43 AM logoEdited Transcript of LNT earnings conference call or presentation 4-Aug-17 2:00pm GMT - August 5 at 1:43 AM logoAlliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages - August 4 at 7:08 PM logoAlliant Energy Corp Announces 12% Rise In Q2 Bottom Line - August 4 at 5:46 AM logoAlliant Energy Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : LNT-US : August 3, 2017 - August 4 at 12:39 AM



Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Chart for Thursday, October, 19, 2017

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