Dividend Growth of Avangrid, Inc.(AGR)

Avangrid(AGR) is having a Dividend Yield of 4.29% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $1.73. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.43. and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $1.73. Avangrid(AGR) formally announced its most recent dividend on December 5, 2016 with a Dividend per share of $0.43. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $1.73. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 4.29%.

Avangrid, Inc. (NYSE:AGR) rose 1.32% or 0.53 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $40.2 the stock was seen hitting $40.81 as a peak level and $40.06 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $40.78. The daily volume was measured at 530,557 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $46.74 and the 52-week low is $35.42. The company has a market cap of $12,601 million. Shares of Avangrid, Inc. rose by 1.8% in the last five trading days and 4.4% for the last 4 weeks. Avangrid, Inc. is up 11.5% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 7.66%.

Currently the company Insiders own 0.55% of Avangrid, Inc. shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by 68.21% . Institutional Investors own 12.61% of Avangrid, Inc. shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of 349.32%. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 16, 2017, Elizabeth Timm (director) purchased 251 shares at 40.17 per share price.On Feb 2, 2017, Alan D Solomont (director) purchased 129 shares at 38.77 per share price.On Nov 3, 2016, Anthony Iii Marone (officer ) purchased 1,000 shares at 38.51 per share price.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Avangrid Inc was Upgraded by Guggenheim to Buy on Jan 10, 2017.

Avangrid Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Oct 25, 2016. The company reported $0.35 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.24. Analyst had a consensus of $0.59. The company had revenue of $1418.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1575.59 million. The companys revenue was up 35.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.25 EPS.

Avangrid, Inc. is an energy and utility company. The company operates regulated utilities, electricity generation and natural gas storage primarily in the United States. Avangrid, Inc. is based in New Gloucester, United States.


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