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Ameren is a utility holding company whose primary assets are its equity interests in its subsidiaries. It operates through four segments: Ameren Missouri, Ameren Illinois Electric Distribution, Ameren Illinois Natural Gas, and Ameren Transmission. The company is engaged in the rate-regulated electric generation, transmission, and distribution as well as rate-regulated natural gas distribution and transmission activities. It primarily generates electricity through coal, nuclear, and natural gas, as well as renewable sources, such as hydroelectric, methane gas, and solar. Ameren Corporation was formed as a result of a merger between Union Electric Company and Central Illinois Public Service Company.

TypePublic
Founded1997
HQSt. Louis, MO, US
Websiteameren.com
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)9,183(-1%)
Job Openings193
Revenue (FY, 2020)$5.8 B(-1%)
Share Price (Dec 2021)$89
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Ameren

Warner L. Baxter

Warner L. Baxter

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Martin J. Lyons

Martin J. Lyons

Chairman and President, Ameren Missouri
Mary P. Heger

Mary P. Heger

Senior Vice President Customer Experience, Ameren Illinois
Richard J. Mark

Richard J. Mark

Chairman and President, Ameren Illinois
Michael L. Moehn

Michael L. Moehn

Executive VP, CFO, Ameren Corp., President, Ameren Services
Shaawn E. Schukar

Shaawn E. Schukar

Chairman and President, Ameren Transmission Company
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Ameren Office Locations

Ameren has offices in St. Louis and Collinsville
St. Louis, MO, US (HQ)
1901 Chouteau Ave
Collinsville, IL, US
10 Executive Dr
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Ameren Financials and Metrics

Ameren Revenue

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Ameren's revenue was reported to be $5.79 b in FY, 2020 which is a 2% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q2, 2021)

1.3b

Market capitalization (31-Dec-2021)

22.9b

Closing stock price (31-Dec-2021)

89.0

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

99.0m

EV

35.3b
Ameren's current market capitalization is $22.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

6.3b5.9b5.8b

Revenue growth, %

(6%)(2%)

Cost of goods sold

1.7b1.4b1.3b

Gross profit

4.6b4.5b4.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

1.6b1.4b1.7b1.4b1.4b1.6b1.6b1.3b

Cost of goods sold

477.0m282.0m326.0m381.0m270.0m315.0m421.0m

Gross profit

1.1b1.1b1.3b1.1b1.1b1.3b1.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

69%80%80%74%81%81%73%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

16.0m16.0m139.0m

Accounts Receivable

463.0m393.0m415.0m

Inventories

483.0m494.0m521.0m

Current Assets

1.5b1.4b1.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Cash

8.0m6.0m20.0m42.0m8.0m6.0m6.0m99.0m

Accounts Receivable

517.0m461.0m478.0m456.0m486.0m525.0m464.0m397.0m

Inventories

402.0m433.0m488.0m471.0m514.0m557.0m467.0m527.0m

Current Assets

1.4b1.5b1.5b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.8b2.1b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

821.0m834.0m877.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.0b1.1b1.2b

Inventories

39.0m(10.0m)(25.0m)

Accounts Payable

(22.0m)(3.0m)40.0m
Quarterly
USDFY, 2018

EV/EBIT

18.5 x

EV/CFO

11.5 x

Revenue/Employee

711.8k

Debt/Equity

1.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x

P/E Ratio

19.6
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Ameren Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Energy Centers Capability (Coal), kW

5.11 m5.06 m5.06 m

Energy Centers Capability (Nuclear), kW

1.19 m1.19 m1.19 m

Energy Centers Capability (Hydroelectric), kW

379 k379 k383 k

Energy Centers Capability (Pumped-storage), kW

440 k440 k440 k
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Ameren Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Illinois PowerFebruary 09, 2004
Central Illinois Light CompanyApril 29, 2002
Ameren Accelerator Investments, LLC
Ameren Development Company
Ameren EIP Investment, LLC
AmerenEnergy Medina Valley Cogen, L.L.C.
Ameren Illinois Company
Ameren Services Company
Ameren Transmission Company, LLC
Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois
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Ameren Revenue Breakdown

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Ameren revenue breakdown by business segment: 53.0% from Ameren Missouri, 25.8% from Ameren Illinois Electric Distribution, 13.1% from Ameren Illinois Natural Gas and 8.1% from Ameren Transmission

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Ameren Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

85/100

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Ameren Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Ameren Online and Social Media Presence

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Ameren Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    70/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    87/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    76/100

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Ameren News and Updates

Good Energy Locks in Low Rates for Illinois Residents Despite Recent Ameren Illinois Price Hike

PEORIA, Ill., Nov. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In September 2021, Ameren Illinois announced a fourth-quarter rate hike due to the rising cost of residential power. Communities participating in the Good Energy Central & Southern Illinois Municipal Aggregation program, however, are unaffected...

Ameren continues to stand out as a Military Friendly® Employer

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- While you're sure to see flags waving today to honor U.S. military veterans, companies like Ameren are celebrating and supporting veterans every day by creating long-term career opportunities for them and their families. That's why Ameren has been...

Ameren Corporation Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Webcast November 4, 2021

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner L. Baxter, chairman, president and CEO of Ameren Corp. (NYSE:AEE), will join Michael L. Moehn, executive vice president and CFO of Ameren Corp., to discuss third quarter 2021 earnings, earnings guidance and other matters in a conference call...

Ameren Announces Leadership Changes Effective January 1, 2022

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) announced that its Board of Directors elected Warner Baxter, current chairman, president and chief executive officer, to the position of executive chairman, effective January 1, 2022. Concurrent with these actions,...

Ameren Ranks as a Best Workplace in Manufacturing & Production by FORTUNE and Great Place to Work®

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Already a top employer in the region, Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) has once again been recognized by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE magazine as one of the 2021 Best Workplaces in Manufacturing & Production, earning the 18th spot among the top...

Ameren sending crews to Louisiana for Hurricane Ida restoration

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ameren workers across Illinois and Missouri will be are heading to Louisiana later this week to assist in repairing damage and restoring power to communities in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. The company's personnel and contractors, including...
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Ameren Blogs

Ameren Missouri advises community of road closure in final step of Bagnell Dam stabilization project

Valley Road from the east end of Bagnell Dam Strip to Legion Road will be closed for repairs and resurfacing

Ameren Illinois Reminding Customers to Beware of Utility Scams

Company designates October 15-19 Utility Scam Awareness Week

New Ameren Missouri program creates a simple solution to make solar energy available to all

Solar facility planned for near St. Louis Lambert International Airport

Ameren Corporation Increases Quarterly Cash Dividend

New Annualized Rate is $1.90 Per Share
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Ameren Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ameren founded?

    Ameren was founded in 1997.

  • Who are Ameren key executives?

    Ameren's key executives are Warner L. Baxter, Martin J. Lyons and Mary P. Heger.

  • How many employees does Ameren have?

    Ameren has 9,183 employees.

  • What is Ameren revenue?

    Latest Ameren annual revenue is $5.8 b.

  • What is Ameren revenue per employee?

    Latest Ameren revenue per employee is $630.9 k.

  • Who are Ameren competitors?

    Competitors of Ameren include NextEra Energy, PPL Corporation and CMS Energy.

  • Where is Ameren headquarters?

    Ameren headquarters is located at 1901 Chouteau Ave, St. Louis.

  • Where are Ameren offices?

    Ameren has offices in St. Louis and Collinsville.

  • How many offices does Ameren have?

    Ameren has 2 offices.