Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO): Price and Financial Metrics

Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO): $115.15

3.05 (+2.72%)

POWR Rating

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  • ATO scores best on the Momentum dimension, with a Momentum rank ahead of 75.59% of US stocks.
  • ATO's strongest trending metric is Momentum; it's been moving up over the last 179 days.
  • ATO ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 11th percentile.

ATO Stock Summary

  • ATO's one year PEG ratio, measuring expected growth in earnings next year relative to current common stock price is 5,098.12 -- higher than 99.17% of US-listed equities with positive expected earnings growth.
  • ATO's went public 36.27 years ago, making it older than 92.84% of listed US stocks we're tracking.
  • Of note is the ratio of Atmos Energy Corp's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 8.41% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Atmos Energy Corp, a group of peers worth examining would be DRVN, CNX, NHTC, CSR, and OPI.
  • Visit ATO's SEC page to see the company's official filings. To visit the company's web site, go to

ATO Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Utilities stock, ATO's price/sales ratio is 34.48% higher, now standing at 3.9.
  • ATO's price/sales ratio has moved up 3.3 over the prior 243 months.
  • Over the past 243 months, ATO's price/sales ratio has gone up 3.3.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ATO.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ATO 2021-09-01 3.9 1.7 18.8 21.2
ATO 2021-08-31 3.8 1.6 18.7 21.1
ATO 2021-08-30 3.8 1.6 18.7 21.1
ATO 2021-08-27 3.8 1.6 18.7 21.1
ATO 2021-08-26 3.8 1.6 18.5 21.0
ATO 2021-08-25 3.8 1.6 18.7 21.1

ATO Growth Metrics

    The 4 year revenue growth rate now stands at -17.72%.
  • The 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at 48.7%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 25.19%.
Over the past 15 months, ATO's revenue has gone up $684,659,000.

The table below shows ATO's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 3,505.796 -1,179.496 697.094
2021-09-30 3,407.49 -1,084.251 665.563
2021-06-30 3,314.02 -1,015.954 682.176
2021-03-31 3,201.462 -998.022 697.556
2020-12-31 2,860.054 1,022.623 640.448
2020-09-30 2,821.137 1,037.999 601.443

ATO's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • ATO has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 23.39% of graded US stocks.
  • ATO's asset turnover comes in at 0.188 -- ranking 70th of 105 Utilities stocks.
  • SO, AEP, and ED are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with ATO.

The table below shows ATO's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.188 0.708 0.043
2021-03-31 0.194 0.717 0.047
2020-12-31 0.186 0.773 0.048
2020-09-30 0.190 0.766 0.047
2020-06-30 0.195 0.765 0.049
2020-03-31 0.201 0.763 0.050

ATO Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of ATO, see our ATO price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $109.11 Average Broker Recommendation 1.68 (Moderate Buy)

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ATO Price/Volume Stats

Current price $115.15 52-week high $122.96
Prev. close $112.10 52-week low $85.80
Day low $111.97 Volume 799,900
Day high $115.40 Avg. volume 1,080,647
50-day MA $113.00 Dividend yield 2.36%
200-day MA $105.15 Market Cap 16.01B

Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO) Company Bio

Atmos Energy engages in the distribution, transmission, and storage of natural gas in the Midwest and Southeast. The company was founded in 1906 and is based in Dallas, Texas.

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Yahoo | February 24, 2022 featured highlights include Valero Energy, STMicroelectronics, Western Midstream Partners, Chevron and Atmos Energy

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ATO Price Returns

1-mo -0.83%
3-mo -2.79%
6-mo 9.74%
1-year 21.71%
3-year 15.30%
5-year 55.78%
YTD 11.30%
2021 12.75%
2020 -12.73%
2019 23.14%
2018 10.39%
2017 18.41%

ATO Dividends

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