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The Aarons Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.51 (+2.53 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $20.70
50-Day Range
MA: $18.97
52-Week Range
Now: $20.70
Volume299,251 shs
Average Volume594,675 shs
Market Capitalization$699.66 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
The Aarons Company Inc. provides lease-purchase solutions. It engages in direct-to-consumer sales and lease ownership of furniture, home appliances, consumer electronics, and accessories through its approximately 1,400 Company-operated and franchised stores in United States Canada, and Puerto Rico, as well as its e-commerce platform. It also manufactures and supplies bedding and upholstered furniture through company-operated and franchised stores. The company was formerly known as Aaron's SpinCo, Inc. The Aarons Company Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Overall MarketRank

1.41 out of 5 stars

Consumer Discretionary Sector

145th out of 567 stocks

Equipment Rental & Leasing, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

13th out of 20 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 4.2Community Rank: 2.8Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Equipment rental & leasing, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryHomefurnishing Retail



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.78 billion



Market Cap$699.66 million
Next Earnings Date2/18/2021 (Estimated)
+0.51 (+2.53 %)
(As of 01/22/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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The Aarons (NYSE:AAN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has The Aarons' stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

The Aarons' stock was trading at $30.14 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AAN stock has decreased by 31.3% and is now trading at $20.70.
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Is The Aarons a buy right now?

11 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Aarons in the last year. There are currently 6 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" The Aarons stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AAN, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than The Aarons?

Wall Street analysts have given The Aarons a "Hold" rating, but there may be better short-term opportunities in the market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new trading ideas, but The Aarons wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five stocks may be even better buys.
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What is Larry J. Merlo's approval rating as The Aarons' CEO?

6,978 employees have rated The Aarons CEO Larry J. Merlo on Glassdoor.com. Larry J. Merlo has an approval rating of 37% among The Aarons' employees. This puts Larry J. Merlo in the bottom 10% of approval ratings compared to other CEOs of publicly-traded companies.

When is The Aarons' next earnings date?

The Aarons is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, February 18th 2021.
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How were The Aarons' earnings last quarter?

The Aarons Company Inc. (NYSE:AAN) posted its earnings results on Tuesday, November, 3rd. The company reported $1.80 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.44 by $0.36. The company earned $1.05 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.01 billion. The business's revenue for the quarter was up 8.9% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $0.73 EPS.
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How often does The Aarons pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Aarons?

The Aarons announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, November 9th. Stockholders of record on Monday, November 16th will be given a dividend of $0.045 per share on Friday, November 20th. This represents a $0.18 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 13th. This is an increase from The Aarons's previous quarterly dividend of $0.04.
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What guidance has The Aarons issued on next quarter's earnings?

The Aarons issued an update on its fourth quarter earnings guidance on Thursday, October, 29th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.20-$1.30 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.24. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.025-$1.045 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.03 billion.

What price target have analysts set for AAN?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for The Aarons' shares. Their forecasts range from $20.00 to $90.00. On average, they expect The Aarons' stock price to reach $52.70 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 154.6% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting The Aarons?

The Aarons saw a decline in short interest in December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 879,100 shares, a decline of 47.7% from the December 15th total of 1,680,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 1,470,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.6 days. Currently, 2.7% of the company's stock are sold short.
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Who are some of The Aarons' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Aarons own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Aarons investors own include Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), NVIDIA (NVDA), Intel (INTC), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Alibaba Group (BABA), Bank of America (BAC), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), salesforce.com (CRM) and The Boeing (BA).

Who are The Aarons' key executives?

The Aarons' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John W. Robinson III, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 48, Pay $1.77M)
  • Mr. Curtis Linn Doman, Chief Innovation Officer of Progressive Leasing & Director (Age 47, Pay $950.31k)
  • Mr. Douglas A. Lindsay, Chief Exec. Officer of Aaron's Bus. (Age 49, Pay $1.15M)
  • Mr. Steven A. Michaels, Chief Exec. Officer of Progressive Leasing Bus. Segment (Age 48, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. Robert Charles Loudermilk Sr., Founder & Chairman Emeritus (Age 93)
  • Mr. Kelly Wall, Interim CFO & Treasurer
  • Trevor Thatcher, Sr. VP of Operations
  • Cory Voglesonger, VP of Technology Strategy & Innovation
  • Mr. John T. Trainor, Chief Information Officer & Sr. VP of Omni-Channel (Age 48)
  • Mr. Michael P. Dickerson, VP of Corp. Communications & Investor Relations

What is The Aarons' stock symbol?

The Aarons trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AAN."

Who are The Aarons' major shareholders?

The Aarons' stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wedge Capital Management L L P NC (2.35%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.08%), Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.05%) and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.03%). Company insiders that own The Aarons stock include Curtis Linn Doman, Cynthia N Day, Douglas A Lindsay, John W Robinson, Kelly Hefner Barrett, Ray M Robinson, Robert P Sinclair Jr, Robert W Kamerschen, Ryan K Woodley and Steven A Michaels.
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Which major investors are selling The Aarons stock?

AAN stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wedge Capital Management L L P NC, and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System. Company insiders that have sold The Aarons company stock in the last year include Curtis Linn Doman, Cynthia N Day, Douglas A Lindsay, John W Robinson, Ray M Robinson, and Robert W Kamerschen.
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Which major investors are buying The Aarons stock?

AAN stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, and Crossmark Global Holdings Inc..
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How do I buy shares of The Aarons?

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

What is The Aarons' stock price today?

One share of AAN stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.70.

How big of a company is The Aarons?

The Aarons has a market capitalization of $699.66 million and generates $1.78 billion in revenue each year. The Aarons employs 10,100 workers across the globe.

What is The Aarons' official website?

The official website for The Aarons is www.aarons.com.

How can I contact The Aarons?

The Aarons' 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]

This page was last updated on 1/23/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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