Rupert Hargreaves
Long only, value, contrarian, deep value

Atlantic Power: Debt And A High Cost Of Capital Continue To Pressure The Dividend Payout.

Summary: Within this article I am going to cover one of the most pressing issues facing Atlantic Power (NYSE:AT) (TSE:ATP) in the near-term; debt. I will be covering the company's debt profile and establishing whether or not the company will be able to meet its debt obligations and repayment commitments. Furthermore, I shall be considering Atlantic's dividend payout and if it is sustainable with debt at current levels. To support my argument I will be using data from the company itself as well as broker estimates and industry average figures.

Additionally, I will be covering Atlantic's high cost of capital in comparison to the industry average.

Note: The many debt maturities Atlantic Power is facing became some-what...

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