NYSE:AEL - American Equity Investment Life Stock Price, News & Analysis

$22.35
+0.51 (+2.34 %)
(As of 08/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$21.44
Now: $22.35
$22.62
50-Day Range
$21.62
MA: $25.50
$27.43
52-Week Range
$21.30
Now: $22.35
$37.93
Volume335,000 shs
Average Volume586,729 shs
Market Capitalization$2.03 billion
P/E Ratio4.80
Dividend Yield1.28%
Beta1.97
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. Read More…

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$1.55 billion
Cash Flow$11.2879 per share
Book Value$38.44 per share

Profitability

Net Income$458.02 million

Miscellaneous

Employees554
Market Cap$2.03 billion
Next Earnings Date11/4/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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American Equity Investment Life (NYSE:AEL) Frequently Asked Questions

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."

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 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 28th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share on Wednesday, December 12th. This represents a yield of 0.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 27th. This is a boost from American Equity Investment Life's previous annual dividend of $0.26. View American Equity Investment Life's Dividend History.

How were American Equity Investment Life's earnings last quarter?

American Equity Investment Life Holding (NYSE:AEL) released its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 5th. The financial services provider reported $1.09 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.95 by $0.14. The financial services provider earned $706.39 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $632.38 million. The firm's revenue was up 3.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.95 EPS. View American Equity Investment Life's Earnings History.

When is American Equity Investment Life's next earnings date?

American Equity Investment Life is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, November 4th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Equity Investment Life.

What price target have analysts set for AEL?

3 equities research analysts have issued 1-year price objectives for American Equity Investment Life's stock. Their predictions range from $30.00 to $32.00. On average, they anticipate American Equity Investment Life's share price to reach $31.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 38.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for American Equity Investment Life.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Equity Investment Life?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Equity Investment Life in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for American Equity Investment Life.

Has American Equity Investment Life been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about AEL stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research group rates the sentiment of news 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 five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. American Equity Investment Life earned a news impact score of -2.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for American Equity Investment Life.

Are investors shorting American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life saw a decline in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,175,200 shares, a decline of 19.5% from the June 30th total of 1,459,300 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 471,200 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 2.5 days. Approximately 1.3% of the company's shares are short sold. View American Equity Investment Life's Current Options Chain.

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 Fibrocell Science (FCSC), Neos Therapeutics (NEOS), Neurotrope (NTRP), Celgene (CELG), LGI Homes (LGIH), Lam Research (LRCX), Nasdaq (NDAQ), Mastercard (MA), Medtronic (MDT) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are American Equity Investment Life's key executives?

American Equity Investment Life's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are American Equity Investment Life's major shareholders?

American Equity Investment Life's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.62%), Vanguard Group Inc. (11.80%), Earnest Partners LLC (2.88%), Northern Trust Corp (2.56%), Invesco Ltd. (2.24%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.46%). Company insiders that own American Equity Investment Life stock include Alexander Meeker Clark, Debra J Richardson, Jeffrey D Lorenzen, John M Matovina, Joyce Ann Chapman, Ronald James Grensteiner and Ted Morris Johnson. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Equity Investment Life.

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 Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, Victory Capital Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Invesco Ltd., Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. and KBC Group NV. Company insiders that have sold American Equity Investment Life company stock in the last year include Debra J Richardson, Jeffrey D Lorenzen, Joyce Ann Chapman and Ted Morris Johnson. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Equity Investment Life.

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 Nuveen Asset Management LLC, Man Group plc, Citadel Advisors LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Schroder Investment Management Group, Morgan Stanley, BlackRock Inc. and Vanguard Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Equity Investment Life.

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, Scottrade, 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 $22.35.

How big of a company is American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life has a market capitalization of $2.03 billion and generates $1.55 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $458.02 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.66 on an earnings per share basis. American Equity Investment Life employs 554 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About American Equity Investment Life.

What is American Equity Investment Life's official website?

The official website for American Equity Investment Life is http://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]


MarketBeat Community Rating for American Equity Investment Life (NYSE AEL)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  336 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  363 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  699
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Equity Investment Life and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AEL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AEL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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