Long-Term Potential Remains Strong With Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT)

KAMPLING PATRICIA L, Chairman and CEO, subtracted 10,000 shares of Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) from its portfolio at the rate of $47.55 per share valuing $475,546 on Jun 03. The insider left behind 200,365 shares of the company to its portfolio. Before making a move on any particular stock, readers often pay close attention to support and resistance markers. The last reported price for shares of Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) was $49.23. Currently, the 1st Resistance Point for this stock is $49.51, with a 2nd Resistance Point sitting at $49.78. Meanwhile, this company’s stock has a 1st Support Level at $48.88 and a 2nd Support Level at $48.53. Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) stock has lost -$0.05, or -0.10%, in the past five days. In the last full month, these shares have gained $1.38, or 2.88%. In the past three months, this stock’s price has risen by $2.09, or 4.43%. This year-to-date, Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) shares have gained $6.98, or 16.52%.

Analyzing price projection indicators is a helpful way to determine whether a potential stock buy is a wise choice for profits in the short term, medium term, and long term. For Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) stock, 80% of short-term indicators suggest that these shares are a “ Buy .” Meanwhile, 100% of medium-term indicators point to this stock being a “ Buy .” Looking further ahead, 100% of long-term indicators suggest that this stock is a “ Buy .”

With 237,394 K shares outstanding, this company currently has a market capitalization of $11,641,802K. Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) generates $3,535 M in annual sales, amounting to annual net income of $522,300 K. This stock has generated a 1-Year Total Return of 25.68%, a 3-Year Total Return of 26.52%, and a 5-year Total Return of 65.73%. This stock’s 5-Year Dividend Growth is 42.55%, with its most recent dividend valued at $0.355 per share on 04/29/19. Its Annual Dividend Yield is 2.95%, and its Annual Dividend Rate is 1.42.

In the most recently-reported fiscal quarter, which ended in Mar-19, Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) reported earnings of $0.53 per share. Wall Street analysts, on average, were expecting the company to report earnings of $0.51 per share, representing a 0.02 difference and 3.72% surprise. In the previous quarter ending in Dec-18, the reported earnings of $0.36 represented a 0.01 difference from the consensus estimate calling for $0.35 per share, which was a 2.53% surprise.

For the current fiscal quarter, which is set to end in 06/2019, the average earnings estimate is $0.46 per share. This estimate came from a total of 1 Wall Street Analysts. Of those market experts, the high estimate was $0.46 and the low estimate was $0.46. In the year-ago quarter, Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) generated per-share earnings of $0.43. If the analysts are correct about the current quarter’s earnings, the growth will be +6.98% .

Turning our focus now to insider trading activity, there have been 0 purchases (0 shares in total) and 3 sale (25,000 shares in total) in the last 3 months. In the last 6 months, there have been 15 insider buys amounting to 148,030 shares and 17 insider sales amounting to 106,753 shares. In the past full year, 16 insider purchases were made (involving 149,280 shares) and 17 insider sell-offs equivalent to 106,753 shares.

Moving onto liquidity, Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) has a Current Ratio of 0.48, a Quick Ratio of 0.35 and a Cash Ratio of 0.01. Looking at this company’s capital structure, its Total Debt to Total Equity is 124.20, its Total Debt to Total Capital is 55.40, and its Total Debt to Total Assets is now 37.19. Looking even further ahead into the future, its Long-Term Debt to Equity is 114.41 and its Long-Term Debt to Total Capital is 48.90.