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American Electric Power Company Company Profile (NYSE:AEP)

Consensus Ratings for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Rating(s), 10 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.77)
Consensus Price Target: $64.69 (5.75% downside)

Analysts' Ratings History for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/17/2016Jefferies GroupBoost Price TargetBuy$70.00 -> $75.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/24/2016Bank of AmericaReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/18/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/28/2016BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweight$71.00 -> $68.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/14/2016SunTrustBoost Price TargetBuy$70.00 -> $73.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
2/22/2016ArgusBoost Price TargetBuy$61.00 -> $67.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/29/2016Evercore ISIBoost Price TargetBuy$62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/14/2016MacquarieBoost Price Target$60.00 -> $61.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/23/2015BMO Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperform$65.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/23/2015Credit SuisseDowngradeOutperform -> Neutral$67.00 -> $62.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/15/2015Citigroup Inc.Initiated CoverageNeutral$61.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/8/2015GuggenheimUpgradeNeutral -> Buy$59.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
8/17/2015MizuhoInitiated CoverageBuy$65.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/28/2015RBC CapitalReiterated RatingSector Perform$65.00 -> $63.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/22/2015KeyBancLower Price TargetOverweight$66.00 -> $59.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/12/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingHold$58.00 -> $64.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/6/2014Wells FargoDowngradeOutperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/28/2014 forward)
Earnings History for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/21/2016        
4/28/2016Q116$1.04$1.02$4.49 billion$4.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2016Q415$0.50$0.48$3.97 billion$3.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2015Q315$1.00$1.06$4.41 billion$4.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/23/2015Q215$0.81$0.88$4.08 billion$3.90 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2015Q115$1.08$1.28$4.59 billion$4.70 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2015Q414$0.49$0.48$4.28 billion$4.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2014Q314$1.02$1.01$4.43 billion$4.30 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2014Q214$0.75$0.80$3.92 billion$4.00 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2014Q1 14$0.88$1.15$4.04 billion$4.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2014Q413$0.56$0.60$3.53 billion$3.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/23/2013Q313$1.09$1.10$4.61 billion$4.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2013Q2 2013$0.74$0.73$3.69 billion$3.60 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/26/2013Q1 2013$0.81$0.80$3.78 billion$3.80 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/15/2013Q4 2012$0.45$0.50$3.55 billion$3.60 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/24/2012$1.02$1.02ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/20/2012$0.71$0.77ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/20/2012$0.80$0.80ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2012$0.40$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/26/2011$1.14$1.17ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2011$0.76$0.73ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2011$0.80$0.82ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2011$0.40$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
Earnings Estimates for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20164$1.00$1.27$1.17
Q2 20162$0.85$0.98$0.92
Q3 20162$1.17$1.20$1.19
Q4 20162$0.53$0.60$0.57
Q1 20171$1.10$1.10$1.10
Q2 20171$1.06$1.06$1.06
Q3 20171$1.26$1.26$1.26
Q1 20181$1.17$1.17$1.17
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
Current Dividend Information for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP)
Annual Dividend:$2.24
Dividend Yield:3.26%
Payout Ratio:61.04%
Dividend Growth:4.60% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
4/26/2016quarterly$0.565/6/20165/10/20166/10/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/25/2016quarterly$0.562/8/20162/10/20163/10/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/20/2015quarterly$0.5611/6/201511/10/201512/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/21/2015quarterly$0.538/6/20158/10/20159/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/21/2015quarterly$0.533.78%5/6/20155/8/20156/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/21/2015quarterly$0.533.31%2/6/20152/10/20153/10/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/21/2014quarterly$0.533.79%11/6/201411/10/201412/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/22/2014quarterly$0.503.71%8/6/20148/8/20149/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/22/2014quarterly$0.503.85%5/7/20145/9/20146/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/22/2014quarterly$0.504.2%2/6/20142/10/20143/10/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/22/2013quarterly$0.504.3%11/6/201311/8/201312/10/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/24/2013quarterly$0.494.28%8/7/20138/9/20139/10/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/23/2013quarterly$0.493.85%5/8/20135/10/20136/10/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/23/2013quarterly$0.474.25%2/6/20132/8/20133/8/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/26/2016Mark C McculloughEVPBuy4,425$64.33$284,660.25View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/4/2016Robert P PowersCOOSell1,046$65.39$68,397.94View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/2/2016Lionel L. Nowell IIIDirectorSell8,209$62.00$508,958.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/23/2015Lisa M. BartonEVPSell1,273$55.98$71,262.54View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/7/2015Brian X TierneyCFOSell3,642$55.51$202,167.42View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/4/2015Robert P PowersCOOSell3,642$57.00$207,594.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/14/2014Brian X TierneyCFOSell8,603$50.92$438,064.76View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/8/2014Robert P PowersCOOSell8,603$49.85$428,859.55View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/8/2014Lisa BartonEVPSell1,771$53.11$94,057.81View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/5/2014David Matthew FeinbergEVPSell7,683$53.28$409,350.24View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/5/2014Dennis WelchVPSell24,485$53.23$1,303,336.55View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/5/2014Robert PowersCOOSell6,059$52.73$319,491.07View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/7/2014Brian TierneyCFOSell5,973$47.81$285,569.13View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2013Lisa M BartonEVPSell2,240$47.03$105,347.20View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/25/2013Mark C McculloughEVPSell2,931$46.68$136,819.08View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2013Brian TierneyCFOSell11,017$45.71$503,587.07View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/6/2013Robert PowersCOOSell8,254$46.00$379,684.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
7/29/2013Robert P PowersCOOSell5,804$46.53$270,060.12View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/20/2013Oliver G Richard IIIDirectorBuy2,195$45.53$99,938.35View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/13/2012Sandra Beach LinDirectorBuy1,000$41.56$41,560.00View SEC Filing  Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP)
DateHeadline
06/28/16 07:42 PMPioneer Investment Management INC Decreased Stake in American Electric Power Co (NYSE:AEP) by $34.79 Million ... - Press Telegraph
06/28/16 02:33 PMPrice Target Summary: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - News Oracle
06/28/16 07:30 AMForm 11-K AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER For: Dec 31 - StreetInsider.com
06/28/16 07:30 AMTop Stock Pick for Quarter: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Engelwood Daily
06/28/16 07:30 AMCovering the Bases on American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP): Where is the Stock Going? - Press Telegraph
06/27/16 02:40 PMGateway Investment Advisers LLC Increased American Elec Pwr INC (NYSE:AEP) by $12.75 Million as Shares Rose - Press Telegraph
06/27/16 02:40 PMStock Reaching a Recent High: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Press Telegraph
06/27/16 02:40 PMDon't Miss This Chance To Buy American Electric Power Co Inc (NYSE:AEP) - Street Report
06/27/16 07:06 AMShare Update and Earnings Review for American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Press Telegraph
06/26/16 07:12 AMJefferies Maintains American Electric Power Company Inc to Buy with Price Target $75.00 - Trade Calls
06/24/16 02:18 PMShares Touching a Recent High: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Press Telegraph
06/24/16 02:18 PMPerformance report of the company: American Electric Power Co. (AEP) - News Oracle
06/24/16 11:30 AMIsrael Englander Cuts Stake in American Electric Power by 44% (AEP) -
06/24/16 08:07 AMHow Will the Clean Power Plan Impact US Electricity Prices? -
06/23/16 03:47 PMAnalysts: American Electric Power Company Inc (NYSE:AEP) Stock Could Go to 76.00
06/23/16 10:05 AMAEP Ohio Installing Unique Goal Post Transmission Poles Near Canton
06/23/16 10:05 AMAmerican Electric Power : Fox To Lead Electric Transmission Texas
06/22/16 02:21 PMTop Gainers of the Day: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) from Electric Utilities - Twin County News
06/22/16 02:21 PMAEP - American Electric Power Company Inc.: Fox To Lead Electric Transmission Texas - The Wall Street Transcript
06/22/16 10:59 AMFox To Lead Electric Transmission Texas - [at noodls] - AUSTIN, Texas, June 22, 2016 - Kip M. Fox has been named president of Electric Transmission Texas LLC (ETT), a transmission utility jointly owned by subsidiaries of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP) ...
06/22/16 07:07 AMAmerican Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP) Analyst Rating Consensus - TheFounders Daily
06/21/16 11:54 AM5 Companies Have Hit 5a-Week Highs -
06/21/16 07:06 AMAmerican Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) Current Analyst Ratings - Fiscal Standard
06/20/16 02:20 PMShares of American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP) Sees Large Inflow of Net Money Flow - TheFounders Daily
06/20/16 09:39 AMI&M INSPECTING OVERHEAD, GROUND-LEVEL EQUIPMENT - [at noodls] - FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Indiana Michigan Power is conducting inspections of overhead and ground-level equipment in areas throughout its service territory in both states to help ensure the reliability and safety ...
06/17/16 02:18 PMInvestor Catching Stock: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - News Oracle
06/17/16 10:15 AMAmerican Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) Updated Broker Price Targets
06/16/16 02:20 PMStocks Earnings Analysis Report: NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE), American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Beacon Chronicle
06/16/16 06:02 AMAnalyst Price Target Update on American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP) - Trade Calls
06/15/16 07:24 PMPrice Target Summary: Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (NYSE:BAM), American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Beacon Chronicle
06/14/16 01:45 PMPUCO chairman: Pursuing clean energy 'the right thing to do' -
06/13/16 02:20 PMComprehensive Analysis of: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP), Express Inc. (NYSE:EXPR) - Beacon Chronicle
06/11/16 10:31 AMMario Gabelli Comments on American Electric Power Co. Inc.
06/10/16 10:43 AMAmerican Electric Power (AEP) Hits New Lifetime High - TheStreet.com
06/09/16 02:18 PMEarnings Report: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP), Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) - Beacon Chronicle
06/08/16 02:41 PMStocks Earnings Review: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP), Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOX) - Beacon Chronicle
06/07/16 02:21 PMAnalyst Recommended Buy These Stocks: ConAgra Foods, Inc. (NYSE:CAG), American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE ... - Beacon Chronicle
06/07/16 02:21 PMStock Analysis review: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - News Oracle
06/06/16 02:21 PMRevenue Estimates to Track: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - News Oracle
06/06/16 11:55 AMAnalyst Overview: Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL), American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Beacon Chronicle
06/05/16 10:12 AMAfter Last Week What Do Analysts Think Of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Share Trading News
06/03/16 08:22 PMAnalysts View Favorably American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Stock Tick Tock
06/03/16 02:22 PMEarnings Expectation Watch List: American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP), The Hartford Financial Services ... - Beacon Chronicle
06/03/16 10:48 AMAmerican Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) Stock Update & Estimates - Stock Tick Tock
06/03/16 10:48 AMAMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER CO., INC. (NYSE:AEP) FINANCIAL CONDITION REPORT - CML News
06/02/16 07:17 AMAmerican Electric Power Co., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AEP-US : June 2, 2016 -
06/01/16 08:25 PMAnalyst Opinions on: Ansys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS), American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - Beacon Chronicle - Analyst Opinions on: Ansys, Inc. (NASDAQ:ANSS), American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE:AEP)Beacon ChronicleLast Trade: The Company closed its last session at $89.1 with the gain of 0.04%. The market capitalization of the company is $7.78 Billion, with the average Volume of 528.40K. The stock currently has its 52-Week High range of $98.39 and 52-week low ...and more »
06/01/16 02:25 PMI&M Breaks Ground on Michigan Solar Power Plant - [at noodls] - FORT WAYNE, Ind. - Indiana Michigan Power (I&M), an operating unit of American Electric Power (NYSE: AEP), held a groundbreaking ceremony today for its first solar power plant in Michigan, on a 35-acre ...
05/31/16 02:24 PMStocks Earnings Analysis Report: Xcel Energy (XEL), American Electric Power (AEP) - Beacon Chronicle - Beacon ChronicleStocks Earnings Analysis Report: Xcel Energy (XEL), American Electric Power (AEP)Beacon ChronicleAmerican Electric Power Company Inc (NYSE:AEP) currently has High Price Target of $ 73.00. The Low and Mean Price Targets are $ 61.00 and $ 67.42 respectively. These price targets are a consensus analysis of 19 brokers. When having a look at ...and more »
05/31/16 08:23 AMShare Rating Focus on American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP) - HNN - Share Rating Focus on American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP)HNNThis stock research may entail following what professional equity analysts think about the company. Presently, Wall Street analysts have given a consensus stock rating of 1.55 on shares of American Electric Power Company, Inc. (NYSE:AEP). Covering ...and more »
About American Electric Power Company

American Electric Power Company logoAmerican Electric Power Company, Inc. (AEP) is a public utility holding company that owns, directly or indirectly, all of the outstanding common stock of its public utility subsidiaries and varying percentages of other subsidiaries. The Company's segments include Vertically Integrated Utilities, Transmission and Distribution Utilities, AEP Transmission Holdco, and Generation & Marketing. AEP's vertically integrated utility operations are engaged in the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity for sale to retail and wholesale customers. Transmission and Distribution Utilities segment consists of the transmission and distribution of electricity for sale to retail and wholesale customers. AEP Transmission Holdco develops, constructs and operates transmission facilities. Generation & Marketing segment's subsidiaries consist of nonutility generating assets, a wholesale energy trading and marketing business and a retail supply and energy management business.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AEP
  • CUSIP: 02553710
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $68.64
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $65.56
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $62.90
  • P/E Ratio: 17.61
  • P/E Growth: 4.54
  • Market Cap: $33.72B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $3.67 EPS
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American Electric Power Company (NYSE:AEP) Chart for Tuesday, June, 28, 2016


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