Atmos Energy Corporation (ATO) : Duff Phelps Investment Management Co scooped up 30,380 additional shares in Atmos Energy Corporation during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 14, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 574,770 shares of Atmos Energy Corporation which is valued at $40,854,652.Atmos Energy Corporation makes up approximately 0.59% of Duff Phelps Investment Management Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund reduced its stake in ATO by selling 679 shares or 1.96% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 33,890 shares of ATO which is valued at $2,408,901. Atmos Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.05% of Fjarde Ap-fonden Fourth Swedish National Pension Fund’s portfolio.Fruth Investment Management reduced its stake in ATO by selling 700 shares or 4.78% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 13,950 shares of ATO which is valued at $961,992. Atmos Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.49% of Fruth Investment Management’s portfolio.Legal General Group Plc boosted its stake in ATO in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 26,833 additional shares and now holds a total of 405,064 shares of Atmos Energy Corporation which is valued at $27,933,213. Atmos Energy Corporation makes up approx 0.03% of Legal General Group Plc’s portfolio. Washington Trust Bank added ATO to its portfolio by purchasing 15 company shares during the most recent quarter which is valued at $1,059.
Atmos Energy Corporation opened for trading at $70.84 and hit $71.63 on the upside on Friday, eventually ending the session at $71.08, with a gain of 0.10% or 0.07 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 4,79,523 shares. Company has a market cap of $7,382 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.