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NYSE:AELAmerican Equity Investment Life Stock Price, Forecast & News

$25.66
+0.01 (+0.04 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 11:24 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$25.64
Now: $25.66
$26.24
50-Day Range
$21.72
MA: $24.31
$27.05
52-Week Range
$9.07
Now: $25.66
$34.16
Volume5,987 shs
Average Volume631,543 shs
Market Capitalization$2.35 billion
P/E Ratio9.79
Dividend Yield1.17%
Beta1.76
American Equity Investment Life Holding Company, through its subsidiaries, provides life insurance products and services in the United States. The company issues fixed index and rate annuities; and single premium immediate annuities, as well as life insurance products. It markets its products through independent agents, including national marketing organizations, broker/dealers, banks, and registered investment advisors. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 1.1Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.62 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP02567620
Phone515-221-0002

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.46 billion
Cash Flow$8.28 per share
Book Value$55.31 per share

Profitability

Net Income$246.09 million

Miscellaneous

Employees554
Market Cap$2.35 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable
$25.66
+0.01 (+0.04 %)
(As of 08/12/2020 11:24 AM ET)
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American Equity Investment Life (NYSE:AEL) Frequently Asked Questions

How has American Equity Investment Life's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

American Equity Investment Life's stock was trading at $20.26 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AEL shares have increased by 26.7% and is now trading at $25.66.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of American Equity Investment Life?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Equity Investment Life in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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When is American Equity Investment Life's next earnings date?

American Equity Investment Life is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November 4th 2020.
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How were American Equity Investment Life's earnings last quarter?

American Equity Investment Life Holding (NYSE:AEL) released its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 5th. The financial services provider reported $1.01 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.15 by $0.14. The financial services provider earned $543.70 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $553.97 million. American Equity Investment Life had a return on equity of 14.19% and a net margin of 7.10%.
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How often does American Equity Investment Life pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life declared an annual dividend on Friday, November 22nd. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 3rd will be paid a dividend of $0.30 per share on Thursday, December 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 2nd. This is a boost from American Equity Investment Life's previous annual dividend of $0.28.
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What price target have analysts set for AEL?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month target prices for American Equity Investment Life's stock. Their forecasts range from $18.00 to $30.00. On average, they expect American Equity Investment Life's share price to reach $25.29 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 1.5%.
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Has American Equity Investment Life been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AEL stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Equity Investment Life earned a coverage optimism score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.
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Are investors shorting American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life saw a increase in short interest during the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totaling 3,620,000 shares, an increase of 16.0% from the July 15th total of 3,120,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 785,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 4.6 days. Currently, 4.0% of the company's stock are short sold.
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Who are some of American Equity Investment Life's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of American Equity Investment Life own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Equity Investment Life investors own include Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Chesapeake Energy (CHKAQ), Pfizer (PFE), Target (TGT), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of America (BAC), Extreme Networks (EXTR), Ford Motor (F), Lam Research (LRCX) and Neos Therapeutics (NEOS).

Who are American Equity Investment Life's key executives?

American Equity Investment Life's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John Michael Matovina, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 65)
  • Mr. Ted Morris Johnson, CFO & Treasurer (Age 49)
  • Mr. Jeffrey David Lorenzen CFA, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 53)
  • Ms. Renee Denise Montz J.D., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 47)
  • Mr. Ronald James Grensteiner, Exec. VP (Age 56)

What is American Equity Investment Life's stock symbol?

American Equity Investment Life trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AEL."

Who are American Equity Investment Life's major shareholders?

American Equity Investment Life's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Macquarie Group Ltd. (6.31%), Pzena Investment Management LLC (1.77%), LSV Asset Management (0.90%), Victory Capital Management Inc. (0.86%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.76%) and New York State Common Retirement Fund (0.68%). Company insiders that own American Equity Investment Life stock include Alonzo A J J Strickland, Anant Bhalla, Debra J Richardson, Jeffrey D Lorenzen, John M Matovina, Joyce Ann Chapman and Ted Morris Johnson.
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Which major investors are selling American Equity Investment Life stock?

AEL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including ProShare Advisors LLC, Macquarie Group Ltd., Victory Capital Management Inc., Mackay Shields LLC, Mutual of America Capital Management LLC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System, and Bowling Portfolio Management LLC. Company insiders that have sold American Equity Investment Life company stock in the last year include Alonzo A J J Strickland, Debra J Richardson, John M Matovina, and Joyce Ann Chapman.
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Which major investors are buying American Equity Investment Life stock?

AEL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Alberta Investment Management Corp, Exchange Traded Concepts LLC, Denali Advisors LLC, Swiss National Bank, SG Americas Securities LLC, Gilbert & Cook Inc., and First Trust Advisors LP.
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How do I buy shares of American Equity Investment Life?

Shares of AEL 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is American Equity Investment Life's stock price today?

One share of AEL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $25.66.

How big of a company is American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life has a market capitalization of $2.35 billion and generates $3.46 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $246.09 million in net income (profit) each year or $5.97 on an earnings per share basis. American Equity Investment Life employs 554 workers across the globe.

What is American Equity Investment Life's official website?

The official website for American Equity Investment Life is www.american-equity.com.

How can I contact American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life's mailing address is 6000 Westown Parkway, West Des Moines IA, 50266. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 515-221-0002 or via email at [email protected]

This page was last updated on 8/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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