NYSE:AAN - Aaron's Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$43.78 -0.12 (-0.27 %)
(As of 12/11/2018 08:40 AM ET)
Previous Close$43.90
Today's Range$43.48 - $44.76
52-Week Range$35.62 - $56.00
Volume609,520 shs
Average Volume579,802 shs
Market Capitalization$3.01 billion
P/E Ratio17.10
Dividend Yield0.27%
Beta0.25
Aaron's, Inc. operates as an omnichannel provider of lease-purchase solutions. It operates through three segments: Progressive Leasing, Aaron's Business, and DAMI. The company engages in the sale, lease ownership, and specialty retailing of furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances, and accessories. As of February 15, 2018, it operated approximately 1,726 company-operated and franchised stores in 47 states and Canada, as well as its e-commerce platform, Aarons.com. Aaron's, Inc. was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryHomefurnishing Retail
SectorRetail/Wholesale
Current SymbolNYSE:AAN
Previous SymbolNYSE:RNT
CUSIP00253530
Phone678-402-3000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.17
Current Ratio2.43
Quick Ratio0.55

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio17.10
Forward P/E Ratio12.99
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.38 billion
Price / Sales0.89
Cash Flow$24.4581 per share
Price / Cash Flow1.79
Book Value$24.68 per share
Price / Book1.77

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.56
Net Income$292.53 million
Net Margins8.39%
Return on Equity12.22%
Return on Assets7.96%

Miscellaneous

Employees11,900
Outstanding Shares68,590,000
Market Cap$3.01 billion
OptionableOptionable

Aaron's (NYSE:AAN) Frequently Asked Questions

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 8th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.035 per share on Monday, January 7th. This represents a $0.14 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 0.32%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 19th. This is an increase from Aaron's's previous quarterly dividend of $0.03. View Aaron's' Dividend History.

How will Aaron's' stock buyback program work?

Aaron's declared that its board has authorized a stock buyback program on Thursday, February 15th 2018, which permits the company to repurchase $500,000,000.00 in shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization permits the company to repurchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are generally a sign that the company's management believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Aaron's' earnings last quarter?

Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE:AAN) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, October, 25th. The company reported $0.69 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.75 by $0.06. The business earned $953.07 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $948.48 million. Aaron's had a return on equity of 12.22% and a net margin of 8.39%. View Aaron's' Earnings History.

When is Aaron's' next earnings date?

Aaron's is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Aaron's.

What guidance has Aaron's issued on next quarter's earnings?

Aaron's issued an update on its FY 2018 earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 25th. The company provided EPS guidance of $3.30-3.45 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $3.41. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.795-3.855 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.83 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AAN?

9 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Aaron's' stock. Their predictions range from $45.00 to $65.00. On average, they anticipate Aaron's' stock price to reach $57.5714 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 31.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Aaron's.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Aaron's?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Aaron's in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Aaron's.

Has Aaron's been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AAN stock has trended somewhat positive on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Aaron's earned a coverage optimism score of 1.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

Who are some of Aaron's' key competitors?

Who are Aaron's' key executives?

Aaron's' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John W. Robinson III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 46)
  • Mr. Steven A. Michaels, CFO & Pres of Strategic Operations (Age 46)
  • Mr. Douglas A. Lindsay, Pres of Sales & Lease Ownership (Age 47)
  • Mr. Curtis Linn Doman, CTO of Progressive Leasing & Director (Age 45)
  • Mr. Ryan K. Woodley, Chief Exec. Officer of Progressive Leasing (Age 41)

Who are Aaron's' major shareholders?

Aaron's' stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (11.45%), Vanguard Group Inc. (9.80%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.27%), FMR LLC (4.65%), Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (3.37%) and LSV Asset Management (2.56%). Company insiders that own Aaron's stock include Curtis Linn Doman, John W Robinson, Moonrider Ou, Ray M Robinson, Robert H Yanker, Robert P Sinclair Jr, Robert W Kamerschen, Ryan K Woodley and Steven A Michaels. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aaron's.

Which institutional investors are selling Aaron's stock?

AAN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., First Pacific Advisors LP, Teachers Advisors LLC, Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, AQR Capital Management LLC, Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. Company insiders that have sold Aaron's company stock in the last year include Curtis Linn Doman, John W Robinson, Ray M Robinson, Robert H Yanker, Robert P Sinclair Jr, Robert W Kamerschen, Ryan K Woodley and Steven A Michaels. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aaron's.

Which institutional investors are buying Aaron's stock?

AAN stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Clearbridge Investments LLC, Hennessy Advisors Inc., Rice Hall James & Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., Man Group plc, Matarin Capital Management LLC, Hillcrest Asset Management LLC and Vaughan Nelson Investment Management L.P.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aaron's.

How do I buy shares of Aaron's?

Shares of AAN can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Aaron's' stock price today?

One share of AAN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $43.78.

How big of a company is Aaron's?

Aaron's has a market capitalization of $3.01 billion and generates $3.38 billion in revenue each year. The company earns $292.53 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.56 on an earnings per share basis. Aaron's employs 11,900 workers across the globe.

What is Aaron's' official website?

The official website for Aaron's is http://www.aarons.com.

How can I contact Aaron's?

Aaron's' mailing address is 400 GALLERIA PARKWAY SE SUITE 300, ATLANTA GA, 30339. The company can be reached via phone at 678-402-3000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for Aaron's (NYSE AAN)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  371 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  293 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  664
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aaron's and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AAN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AAN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/11/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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