Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO)

NYSE: ATO · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
107.57
-1.60 (-1.47%)
At close: Sep 27, 2022 4:03 PM
107.97
+0.40 (0.37%)
After-hours: Sep 27, 2022 4:47 PM EDT
-1.47%
Market Cap 15.05B
Revenue (ttm) 4.05B
Net Income (ttm) 751.48M
Shares Out 139.89M
EPS (ttm) 5.47
PE Ratio 19.67
Forward PE 18.69
Dividend $2.72 (2.53%)
Ex-Dividend Date Aug 19, 2022
Volume 611,159
Open 109.81
Previous Close 109.17
Day's Range 107.08 - 109.81
52-Week Range 85.80 - 122.96
Beta 0.51
Analysts Buy
Price Target 127.95 (+18.9%)
Earnings Date Nov 8, 2022

About ATO

Atmos Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the regulated natural gas distribution, and pipeline and storage businesses in the United States. It operates through two segments, Distribution, and Pipeline and Storage. The Distribution segment is involved in the regulated natural gas distribution and related sales operations in eight states. This segment distributes natural gas to approximately three million residential, commercial, public authority, and industrial customers. As of September 30, 2021, it owned 71,921 miles... [Read more...]

Industry Gas Utilities
IPO Date Jan 1, 1987
CEO John Akers
Employees 4,684
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol ATO
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2021, Atmos Energy's revenue was $3.41 billion, an increase of 20.78% compared to the previous year's $2.82 billion. Earnings were $665.56 million, an increase of 10.66%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 16 analysts, the average rating for ATO stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 127.95, which is an increase of 18.95% from the latest price.

Price Target
$127.95
(18.95% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy
Stock Forecasts

News

Is Atmos Energy (ATO) Outperforming Other Utilities Stocks This Year?

Here is how Atmos Energy (ATO) and Consolidated Water (CWCO) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

6 hours ago - Zacks Investment Research

4 Top-Ranked Defensive Stocks to Buy Amid Market Swings

Here we mention four defensive stocks, namely Corteva (CTVA), Atmos Energy, National Fuel Gas Company and McKesson with strong prospects to beat the market whims.

Other symbols: CTVAMCKNFG
1 day ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Atmos (ATO) a Solid Growth Stock? 3 Reasons to Think "Yes"

Atmos (ATO) is well positioned to outperform the market, as it exhibits above-average growth in financials.

4 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

4 Gas Distribution Stocks to Watch in a Promising Industry

The near-term prospects of the Zacks Gas Distribution industry look promising. The ongoing improvement in production and demand for natural gas will drive the performance of SRE, ATO, NFG and NJR.

Other symbols: NFGNJRSRE
4 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

Utilities Are Safer Bets When the Market Plays Spoilsport

Utilities are a good way to stop capital loss in a protracted market downturn.

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1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Three Energy Aristocrat Stocks for Investors to Consider

Here is a look at three energy Aristocrats that have consecutively raised their dividend for the last 25 years.

Other symbols: NEEXOM
2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Has Atmos Energy (ATO) Outpaced Other Utilities Stocks This Year?

Here is how Atmos Energy (ATO) and Consolidated Water (CWCO) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

UGI Joint Venture to Invest in RNG Project in New York

UGI's joint venture, Cayuga RNG, has committed to investing in the new renewable natural gas project. This is likely to increase earnings and assist in reducing emissions.

Other symbols: NFGSRUGI
2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos (ATO) is an Incredible Growth Stock: 3 Reasons Why

Atmos (ATO) is well positioned to outperform the market, as it exhibits above-average growth in financials.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos (ATO) Down 0.9% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Rebound?

Atmos (ATO) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

5 Defensive Picks to Stay Safe in Volatile September

We have narrowed our search to five utility stocks with growth potential for the rest of 2022. These are: NEE, SO, ATO, ETR and LNT.

Other symbols: ETRLNTNEESO
3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Reasons to Add Atmos Energy (ATO) to Your Portfolio Now

Atmos Energy (ATO) makes a strong case for investment, given a well-chalked-out investment plan, stable dividend payments and an upward movement of earnings estimates.

4 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

3 Reasons Growth Investors Will Love Atmos (ATO)

Atmos (ATO) possesses solid growth attributes, which could help it handily outperform the market.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Atmos Energy (ATO) Stock Outpacing Its Utilities Peers This Year?

Here is how Atmos Energy (ATO) and Xcel Energy (XEL) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos Energy (ATO) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Top Estimates

Atmos Energy's (ATO) fiscal third-quarter earnings beat estimates. Atmos Energy continues to make systematic investments to upgrade its infrastructure.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos Energy (ATO) Beats Q3 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Atmos (ATO) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 6.98% and 7.75%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos Energy Corporation Reports Earnings for Fiscal 2022 Third Quarter; Reaffirms Fiscal 2022 Guidance

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) today reported consolidated results for its third fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2022. Highlights Earnings per diluted share was $5.12 for th...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Atmos Energy Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) said today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend on the company's common stock of 68.0 cents per share. The indicated an...

1 month ago - Business Wire

Grab 5 Stocks Before Their Earnings After Closing Bell Today

Five companies will report earnings results today after the market closes. These are ALB, ATO, LUMN, HST and PAA.

Other symbols: ALBHSTLUMNPAA
1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Should You Buy Atmos Energy (ATO) Ahead of Earnings?

Atmos Energy (ATO) is seeing favorable earnings estimate revision activity and has a positive Zacks Earnings ESP heading into earnings season.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos Energy (ATO) Could Be a Great Choice

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Atmos Energy (ATO) have what it takes?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos Energy (ATO) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Next Week's Release

Atmos (ATO) possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here's Why Atmos Energy (ATO) is a Great Momentum Stock to Buy

Does Atmos Energy (ATO) have what it takes to be a top stock pick for momentum investors? Let's find out.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Is Atmos Energy (ATO) Outperforming Other Utilities Stocks This Year?

Here is how Atmos Energy (ATO) and DTE Energy (DTE) have performed compared to their sector so far this year.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Atmos Energy Releases Latest Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Report

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With a focus on long term sustainability and on the pivotal role that natural gas plays in achieving a low carbon energy future, Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE: ATO) has release...

2 months ago - Business Wire