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American Equity Investment Life Stock Forecast, Price & News

$24.40
+1.17 (+5.04 %)
(As of 10/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$22.67
Now: $24.40
$24.41
50-Day Range
$19.56
MA: $26.04
$32.30
52-Week Range
$9.07
Now: $24.40
$34.25
Volume1.60 million shs
Average Volume803,689 shs
Market Capitalization$2.24 billion
P/E Ratio9.31
Dividend Yield1.29%
Beta1.63
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: 3.2Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

2.62 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Life insurance
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP02567620
Phone515-221-0002
Employees608

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$3.46 billion
Cash Flow$7.70 per share
Book Value$50.19 per share

Profitability

Net Income$246.09 million

Miscellaneous

Market Cap$2.24 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableOptionable
$24.40
+1.17 (+5.04 %)
(As of 10/29/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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American Equity Investment Life (NYSE:AEL) Frequently Asked Questions

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

American Equity Investment Life's stock was trading at $20.26 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, AEL shares have increased by 20.4% and is now trading at $24.40.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of American Equity Investment Life?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Equity Investment Life in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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How were American Equity Investment Life's earnings last quarter?

American Equity Investment Life Holding (NYSE:AEL) released its earnings results on Wednesday, August, 5th. The financial services provider reported $1.01 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.15 by $0.14. The financial services provider earned $543.70 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $553.97 million.
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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 of this dividend 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?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for American Equity Investment Life's stock. Their forecasts range from $26.00 to $36.00. On average, they expect American Equity Investment Life's share price to reach $30.71 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 25.9% from the stock's current price.
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Are investors shorting American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life saw a decrease in short interest during the month of October. As of October 15th, there was short interest totaling 2,460,000 shares, a decrease of 29.5% from the September 30th total of 3,490,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 954,400 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.6 days. Currently, 2.7% of the company's shares 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 Energy Transfer (ET), Extreme Networks (EXTR), Neos Therapeutics (NEOS), Neurotrope (NTRP), Pfizer (PFE), Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Bank of America (BAC), Chimerix (CMRX), Lam Research (LRCX) and Nasdaq (NDAQ).

Who are American Equity Investment Life's key executives?

American Equity Investment Life's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Ted Morris Johnson, CFO & Treasurer (Age 50, Pay $1.24M)
  • Mr. Jeffrey David Lorenzen CFA, Exec. VP & Chief Investment Officer (Age 54, Pay $1.1M)
  • Ms. Renee Denise Montz J.D., Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 48, Pay $1.02M)
  • Mr. Ronald James Grensteiner, Exec. VP & Pres of American Equity Investment Life Insurance Company (Age 57, Pay $1.26M)
  • Mr. Anant Bhalla, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 42)

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 variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include LSV Asset Management (0.84%), State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (0.10%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.10%), Alberta Investment Management Corp (0.09%), Denali Advisors LLC (0.08%) and Louisiana State Employees Retirement System (0.05%). Company insiders that own American Equity Investment Life stock include Alonzo A J J Strickland, Anant Bhalla, David S Mulcahy, 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 LSV Asset Management, Alberta Investment Management Corp, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, First Hawaiian Bank, James Investment Research Inc., Ziegler Capital Management LLC, and BBVA USA Bancshares Inc.. 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 Louisiana State Employees Retirement System, Brookstone Capital Management, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., KBC Group NV, Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Harbor Investment Advisory LLC, and Denali Advisors LLC. Company insiders that have bought American Equity Investment Life stock in the last two years include Anant Bhalla, and David S Mulcahy.
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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 $24.40.

How big of a company is American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life has a market capitalization of $2.24 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 608 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 10/30/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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