What Does MACD Oscillator Analysis predict about Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)?

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Technical Indicators and Signals

The stochastic oscillator indicator is the important indicator to compare the security price over a certain period of time. The stochastic %K of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) for the period of 9-Day stands at 13.16% while the stochastic %D for the same period stands at 11.8%.

The 7-Day Average Directional Index ADX (also known as Trend Strength Indicator) of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) signals “Sell” while other important signals like the 20-Day Moving Average Vs. Price signals “Sell”.

Another important signal of trend and momentum of a security is 20-50 Day MACD Oscillator or Moving Average Convergence Divergence signals “Sell” for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) while 20-100 Day MACD Oscillator indicates “Sell”.

Bollinger band is a volatility indicator of a certain security, currently Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)’s 20-Day Bollinger Band indicates “Hold”.

About Company

Alliant Energy Corporation operates as a utility holding company that provides regulated electricity and natural gas services to residential, commercial, industrial, and wholesale customers in the Midwest region of the United States. It operates through three segments: Electric, Gas, and Other. The company, through its subsidiary, Interstate Power and Light Company (IPL), primarily generates and distributes electricity, and distributes and transports natural gas to retail customers in Iowa; sells electricity to wholesale customers in Minnesota, Illinois, and Iowa; and generates and distributes steam in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Alliant Energy, through its subsidiary, Wisconsin Power and Light Company (WPL), generates and distributes electricity, and distributes and transports natural gas in Wisconsin; and sells electricity to wholesale customers in Wisconsin.

Previous Day Activity Analysis

On the last trading day, Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) opened the session at $41.43 and after going down -1.52% closed at $40.91. The stock lost -0.52 points in the last trade.

Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT)’s stock fluctuated in the range of $40.88 and $41.50 during the previous active session. Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) traded with the volume of 1.75 Million with average volume of 1.33 Million. The stock has HIGH volatility on the last trading session.

Currently the Beta for the company remains at 0.44 while ATR (Average True Range) and RSI (Relative Strength Index) are at 0.6 and 30.33 respectively.

Currently the Insider Ownership of the shares of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) is at 0.19% and the shares outstanding are 232.02 Million.

Important Ratio Analysis

Some important ratios to consider here for Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) are discussed below:

Dividend yield of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) stands at 3.08% whereas Price to Earnings P/E ratio stands at 22.05 while Forward P/E shows the value of 19.32.

The PEG ratio (Price to Earning to Growth) emits the value of 3.13. The Price to Sale P/S and Price to Book P/B shows the value of 2.86 and 2.28 respectively. While Price to Cash P/C and Price to Free Cash Flow P/FCF stands at 1031.73 and 0 correspondingly.

The Quick Ratio of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) stands at 0.4 while the Current Ratio depicts the value of 0.5.

Return on Assets ROA of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) is at 3.1% whereas, Return on Equity ROE and Return of Investment ROI of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) stand at 10.7% and 5.7% respectively.

The payout ratio of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) stands at 66.6%.

Stock Performance Analysis

The stock performance of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) on the basis of 5 day trade show the dip of -2.85% whereas, the monthly performance of the stock shows decrease of -8.36%.

The quarterly performance of the stock remained in red zone with the value of -2.57% while six month performance of the shares of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) remained bullish with the count of 3.33%.

The yearly and YTD performance of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE:LNT) remained mix at 9.74% and -3.99% respectively.