Atmos Energy (ATO) reported on Wednesday $0.49 adjusted earnings per share for fiscal Q4, compared with $0.41 a year ago. The result matched consensus estimate of $0.49 per share compiled by Capital IQ.
Revenue in the quarter ended September was slightly down to $443.7 million from $444.7 million, missing expectation of almost $583 million.
For fiscal 2019, the company posted an adjusted EPS of $4.35, up from $4.00 a year ago. Revenue fell to $2.90 billion from $3.12 billion. The results beat estimates of $4.33 per share and $3.1 billion, respectively.
The company projects fiscal 2020 earnings between $4.58 and $4.73 per share. The street view is $4.62 per share.
Atmos Energy raised its quarterly dividend to $0.575 per share, payable on Dec. 9 with record date on Nov. 25.