Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT) went up by 1.23% from its latest closing price when compared to the 1-year high value of $59.74 and move down -0.61%, while LNT stocks collected +1.45% of gains with the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported 15 hours ago that Interstate Power and Light Company declares preferred stock dividend

Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT) Worth an Investment?

Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: LNT) scored price to earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 26.63 times of increase in earnings at the present.

LNT Market Performance

LNT stocks went up by 1.45% for the week, with the monthly jump of 6.76% and a quarterly performance of 14.90%, while its annual performance rate touched 32.25%. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 1.71% for LNT stocks with the simple moving average of 13.99% for the last 200 days.

Analysts’ Opinion on Alliant Energy Corporation (NASDAQ:LNT)

Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for LNT stocks, with Scotiabank repeating the rating for LNT shares by setting it to “Sector Outperform”. The predicted price for LNT socks in the upcoming period according to Scotiabank is $150 based on the research report published on December 20, 2019.

Barclays, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see LNT stock at the price of $58, previously predicting the value of $54. The rating they have provided for LNT stocks is “Overweight” according to the report published on November 21, 2019.

BofA/Merrill gave “ Buy” rating to LNT stocks, setting the target price at $54 in the report published on June 26, 2019.

LNT Stocks 6.67% Far from 50 Day Moving Average

After a stumble in the market that brought LNT to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, Alliant Energy Corporation was unable to take a rebound, for now settling with -0.60% of loss for the given period.

The stock volatility was left at 1.12%, however, within the period of a single month, the volatility rate increased by 1.00%, while the shares surge at the distance of +5.55% for the moving average in the last 20 days. In oppose to the moving average for the last 50 days, trading by +13.26% upper at the present time.

In the course of the last 5 trading sessions, LNT went up by +1.45%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200 days to the total of +25.73% of gains for the stock in comparison to the 20-day moving average settled at $58.54. In addition, Alliant Energy Corporation saw 8.52% in overturn over the period of a single year with a tendency to cut further gains.

LNT Stock Insider Trading

Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT), starting from de Leon David A, who bought 941 shares at the price of $53.15 back on Sep 03. After this action, Rushing now owns 6,254 shares of Alliant Energy Corporation, valued at $50,000 with the latest closing price.

GALLEGOS JAMES H, the SVP, Gen Cnsl and Corp Sec of Alliant Energy Corporation, sold 5,000 shares at the value of $52.29 during a trade that took place back on Aug 29, which means that GALLEGOS JAMES H is holding 22,053 shares at the value of $261,437 based on the most recent closing price.

LNT Stock Fundamentals

The current profitability levels are settled at +19.65 for the present operating margin and +22.60 for gross margin. The net margin for Alliant Energy Corporation stands at +14.78. Total capital return value is set at 6.81, while invested capital returns managed to touch 5.67. Equity return holds the value 11.20%, with 3.30% for asset returns.

Based on Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT), the company’s capital structure generated 124.20 points for debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is set at the value of 55.40. Total debt to assets is settled at the value of 37.19 with long-term debt to equity ratio rests at 2.81 and long-term debt to capital is 114.41.

The value for Enterprise to Sales is 5.61 with debt to enterprise value settled at 0.37. The receivables turnover for Alliant Energy Corporation is 8.48 with the total asset turnover at the value of 0.23. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.48.