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Owners of Atmos Energy (NYSE: ATO) shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 35 cents per share. At a price of $41.36 as of 9:36 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 3.4%. The average volume for Atmos Energy has been 415,100 shares per day over the past 30 days. Atmos Energy has a market cap of $3.7 billion and is part of the utilities industry. Shares are up 18.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more. Atmos Energy Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the distribution, transmission, and storage of natural gas in the United States. It operates in three segments: Natural Gas Distribution, Regulated Transmission and Storage, and Non Regulated. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.01. TheStreet Ratings rates Atmos Energy as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in stock price during the past year, compelling growth in net income, reasonable valuation levels and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Atmos Energy Ratings Report now.