Aaron's Company Profile (NYSE:AAN)

About Aaron's

AaronAaron's, Inc. is a specialty retailer of furniture, consumer electronics, computers, appliances and household accessories. The Company's operating segments include Sales and Lease Ownership, Progressive, HomeSmart, DAMI, Franchise, Manufacturing and Others. The Company's store-based operations engage in the lease ownership and retail sale of a range of products, such televisions, computers, tablets, mobile phones, living room, dining room and bedroom furniture, mattresses, washers, dryers and refrigerators. Its stores carry brands, such as Samsung, Frigidaire, Hewlett-Packard, LG, Whirlpool, Simmons, Philips, JVC, Sharp and Magnavox. It has approximately 2,040 stores, which consist of over 1,300 Company-operated stores in approximately 30 states, and over 730 independently owned franchised stores in approximately 47 states and Canada. DAMI serves customers that may not qualify for traditional prime lending and desire to purchase goods and services from participating merchants.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Retail/Wholesale
  • Industry: Rental & Leasing Services
  • Sub-Industry: Homefurnishing Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AAN
  • CUSIP: 00253530
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $27.18
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $30.17
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $27.72
  • 52-Week Range: $20.50 - $34.22
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 14.23
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.58
  • P/E Growth: 0.98
  • Market Cap: $1.94B
  • Outstanding Shares: 71,422,000
  • Beta: 0.27
  • Net Margins: 4.31%
  • Return on Equity: 11.36%
  • Return on Assets: 6.29%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.34%
  • Current Ratio: 2.60%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.00%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.63)
Consensus Price Target: $34.17 (25.71% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
2/18/2017Jefferies Group LLCSet Price TargetBuy$37.00 -> $34.00View Rating Details
1/20/2017SunTrust Banks, Inc.UpgradeHold -> Buy$37.00View Rating Details
1/19/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.DowngradeStrong-Buy -> Market PerformView Rating Details
1/12/2017StephensInitiated CoverageOverweight$41.00View Rating Details
12/13/2016Loop CapitalInitiated CoverageHold$30.00View Rating Details
12/9/2016SidotiDowngradeBuy -> NeutralView Rating Details
5/23/2016Topeka Capital MarketsInitiated CoverageBuy$30.00View Rating Details
3/29/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
12/29/2015Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/23/2015KeyCorpBoost Price TargetOverweight$40.00 -> $43.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/25/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/17/2017Q416$0.45$0.50$815.40 million$794.95 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/28/2016Q316$0.47$0.50$778.73 million$769.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q216$0.57$0.59$809.16 million$789.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/29/2016Q116$0.75$0.71$866.48 million$854.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/18/2016Q415$0.38$0.41$818.00 million$821.20 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/30/2015Q315$0.48$0.39$782.18 million$767.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2015Q215$0.45$0.61$767.42 million$769.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/24/2015Q115$0.55$0.73$794.07 million$821.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/6/2015Q414$0.35$0.39$737.98 million$759.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/24/2014Q314$0.37$0.13$694.60 million$707.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/25/2014Q214$0.35$0.12$672.91 million$672.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2014Q114$0.53$0.53$591.08 million$585.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2014Q413$0.29$0.48$557.44 million$553.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2013Q313$0.49$0.40$549.69 million$539.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2013Q2 2013$0.50$0.50$564.93 million$552.10 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
4/25/2013Q1 2013$0.71$0.67$634.31 million$595.14 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/7/2013Q4 2012$0.51$0.48$573.43 million$568.50 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
10/25/2012$0.43$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/24/2012$0.47$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012$0.61$0.64ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/9/2012$0.43$0.43ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011$0.38$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011$0.41$0.41ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2011$0.51$0.55ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/15/2011$0.34$0.38ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.30 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.57 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$0.71$0.83$0.78
Q2 20165$0.54$0.69$0.62
Q3 20167$0.41$0.51$0.46
Q4 20166$0.44$0.49$0.48
Q1 20173$0.64$0.77$0.72
Q2 20173$0.64$0.67$0.65
Q3 20173$0.52$0.56$0.54
Q4 20173$0.50$0.55$0.53
Q1 20182$0.78$0.83$0.81
Q2 20182$0.66$0.78$0.72
Q3 20182$0.58$0.63$0.61
Q4 20181$0.61$0.61$0.61
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN)
Annual Dividend:$0.11
Dividend Yield:0.40%
Dividend Growth:25.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:5.76% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
4.78% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
4.28% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:10 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.12%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 96.20%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/19/2016Robert H. YankerDirectorBuy40,000$25.29$1,011,600.00View SEC Filing  
3/17/2016Curtis Linn DomanInsiderBuy3,000$23.75$71,250.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Ryan K WoodleyCEOBuy4,000$23.64$94,560.00View SEC Filing  
3/7/2016Steven A MichaelsCFOBuy3,000$23.47$70,410.00View SEC Filing  
7/2/2015John Garfield PayneInsiderBuy12,500$0.09$1,125.00
3/26/2015James L CatesVPSell7,500$28.23$211,725.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Kathy T BettyDirectorBuy89$28.03$2,494.67View SEC Filing  
8/15/2014Hubert L Jr. HarrisDirectorBuy1,000$25.00$25,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2014Ronald W AllenCEOSell2,250$25.66$57,735.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2014Ray M RobinsonDirectorSell2,250$25.83$58,117.50View SEC Filing  
8/12/2014H Eugene LockhartDirectorBuy1,950$25.67$50,056.50View SEC Filing  
7/31/2014Hubert L Jr. HarrisDirectorBuy1,000$26.40$26,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/25/2014Tristan J MontaneroVPSell6,250$35.35$220,937.50View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Robert P Sinclair JrInsiderSell7,500$34.65$259,875.00View SEC Filing  
6/5/2014Leo BenatarDirectorSell2,250$34.00$76,500.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2014David Chad StricklandVPSell7,500$32.59$244,425.00View SEC Filing  
4/28/2014John RobinsonCEOBuy50,000$28.96$1,448,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/16/2013Tristan MontaneroVPSell4,000$28.75$115,000.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2013James CatesVPSell33,238$28.96$962,572.48View SEC Filing  
8/29/2013John TrainorInsiderSell7,500$27.89$209,175.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Ronald AllenCEOSell3,375$27.94$94,297.50View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013K Todd EvansVPSell3,750$28.00$105,000.00View SEC Filing  
8/13/2013Ray RobinsonDirectorSell3,375$28.31$95,546.25View SEC Filing  
8/5/2013Gilbert DanielsonCFOSell38,925$28.83$1,122,207.75View SEC Filing  
8/2/2013Gilbert DanielsonCFOSell76,250$28.98$2,209,725.00View SEC Filing  
8/1/2013Leo BenatarDirectorSell3,375$28.79$97,166.25View SEC Filing  
7/26/2013Mitchell S PaullSVPSell27,780$28.12$781,173.60View SEC Filing  
2/25/2013K Todd EvansVPSell24,030$27.88$669,956.40View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Aaron's (NYSE:AAN)
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What is Aaron's' stock symbol?

Aaron's trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AAN."

How often does Aaron's pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aaron's?

Aaron's declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, November 3rd. Investors of record on Monday, December 12th will be given a dividend of $0.0275 per share on Tuesday, January 3rd. This represents a $0.11 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.40%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 8th. This is a boost from Aaron's's previous quarterly dividend of $0.03.

Where is Aaron's' stock going? Where will Aaron's' stock price be in 2017?

8 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Aaron's' stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $41.00. On average, they anticipate Aaron's' share price to reach $34.17 in the next year.

When will Aaron's announce their earnings?

Aaron's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, April, 27th 2017.

What are analysts saying about Aaron's stock?

Here are some recent quotes from research analysts about Aaron's stock:

  • According to Zacks Investment Research, "Aaron's, Inc. is engaged in the sales and lease ownership and specialty retailing of residential and office furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories. It is engaged in the lease ownership, lease and retail sale of a variety of products, such as widescreen and LCD televisions, computers, living room and bedroom furniture, and refrigerators The company offers products of various brands, such as JVC, Mitsubishi, Philips, Panasonic, Sony, Dell, Hewlett-Packard, Simmons, Frigidaire, and Sharp. Aaron's, Inc. is based in Atlanta, Georgia. " (2/22/2017)

  • Loop Capital analysts commented, "secularly challenged" (12/13/2016)

Who owns Aaron's stock?

Aaron's' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FMR LLC (11.90%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.56%), State Street Corp (2.95%), Gamco Investors INC. ET AL (1.43%), Skyline Asset Management LP (1.19%) and AQR Capital Management LLC (1.09%). Company insiders that own Aaron's stock include Curtis Linn Doman, James L Cates, John Garfield Payne, Kathy T Betty, Robert H Yanker, Ryan K Woodley and Steven A Michaels.

Who sold Aaron's stock? Who is selling Aaron's stock?

Aaron's' stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, State Street Corp, Skyline Asset Management LP, Gamco Investors INC. ET AL, GSA Capital Partners LLP, Edge Asset Management Inc., Cipher Capital LP and Tudor Investment Corp Et Al.

Who bought Aaron's stock? Who is buying Aaron's stock?

Aaron's' stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Martingale Asset Management L P, Federated Investors Inc. PA, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Basswood Capital Management L.L.C., Two Sigma Investments LP, Zebra Capital Management LLC and Comerica Bank. Company insiders that have bought Aaron's stock in the last two years include Curtis Linn Doman, John Garfield Payne, Kathy T Betty, Robert H Yanker, Ryan K Woodley and Steven A Michaels.

How do I buy Aaron's stock?

Shares of Aaron's can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Aaron's stock cost?

One share of Aaron's stock can currently be purchased for approximately $27.18.

Aaron's (NYSE:AAN) Chart for Saturday, February, 25, 2017

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Last Updated on 2/25/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff