Most dividend stocks have rallied this year. It seems to have overlooked two in particular: Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure (NASDAQ: AY) and Medical Properties Trust (NYSE: MPW). Shares of Atlantica are down about 15% from their high point earlier this year.
Atlantica is a sustainable infrastructure company that owns a diverse portfolio of contracted renewable energy, storage, efficient natural gas, transmission lines, and water assets in North and South America and in certain markets in EMEA. Just a reminder that this call is being webcast live on the Internet, and a replay of this call will be available on Atlantica's corporate website. Atlantica will be making forward-looking statements during this call based on current expectations and assumptions, which are subject to risks and uncertainties.
Atlantica Yield (AY) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -114.49% and -1.19%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?