Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO) : Maple-brown Abbott Ltd scooped up 7,300 additional shares in Atmos Energy Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 9, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 98,110 shares of Atmos Energy Corporation which is valued at $7,588,809.Atmos Energy Corporation makes up approximately 2.33% of Maple-brown Abbott Ltd’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Maple-brown Abbott Ltd boosted its stake in ATO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 7,300 additional shares and now holds a total of 98,110 shares of Atmos Energy Corporation which is valued at $7,588,809. Atmos Energy Corporation makes up approx 2.33% of Maple-brown Abbott Ltd’s portfolio.Financial Architects Inc reduced its stake in ATO by selling 85 shares or 29.31% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 205 shares of ATO which is valued at $16,162.Dorsey Wright Associates reduced its stake in ATO by selling 1,596 shares or 4.39% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 34,725 shares of ATO which is valued at $2,795,710. Atmos Energy Corporation makes up approx 1.45% of Dorsey Wright Associates’s portfolio.
Atmos Energy Corporation opened for trading at $74.23 and hit $75.33 on the upside on Wednesday, eventually ending the session at $75.25, with a gain of 1.31% or 0.97 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,61,139 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,815 M.
On the company’s financial health, Atmos Energy Corporation reported $0.67 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07 according to the earnings call on Aug 3, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $0.60.Analysts expectations of $ 710.66.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.54 EPS.
Atmos Energy Corporation (Atmos Energy) is engaged primarily in the regulated natural gas distribution and transmission and storage businesses as well as other nonregulated natural gas businesses. The Company delivers natural gas through regulated sales and transportation arrangements to over three million residential commercial public authority and industrial customers in nine states located primarily in the South. The Company also operates intrastate pipelines in Texas based on miles of pipe. The Company operates through the following three segments: The regulated distribution segment which includes regulated distribution and related sales operations; the regulated pipeline segment which includes the pipeline and storage operations of its Atmos Pipeline Texas Division and the nonregulated segment which includes nonregulated natural gas management nonregulated natural gas transmission storage and other services.