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

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$30.26 -0.04 (-0.13 %)
(As of 03/18/2019 03:50 PM ET)
Previous Close$30.30
Today's Range$30.23 - $30.87
52-Week Range$25.27 - $38.56
Volume12,548 shs
Average Volume440,465 shs
Market Capitalization$2.74 billion
P/E Ratio6.49
Dividend Yield0.94%
Beta2.3
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryLife & Health Insurance
SectorFinance
CUSIP02567620
Phone515-221-0002

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.55 billion
Cash Flow$11.2074 per share
Book Value$26.56 per share

Profitability

Net Income$458.01 million

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Market Cap$2.74 billion
Next Earnings Date5/1/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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 announced an annual dividend on Friday, November 16th. Shareholders 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 is Tuesday, November 27th. This is an increase 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 Wednesday, February, 6th. The financial services provider reported $0.99 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.90 by $0.09. The financial services provider earned $554.36 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $556.20 million. American Equity Investment Life had a net margin of 13.62% and a return on equity of 14.00%. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.82 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 Wednesday, May 1st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Equity Investment Life.

What price target have analysts set for AEL?

3 brokerages have issued 12 month price targets for American Equity Investment Life's shares. Their forecasts range from $38.00 to $41.00. On average, they expect American Equity Investment Life's share price to reach $39.50 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 30.4% 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 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Equity Investment Life.

Has American Equity Investment Life been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about AEL stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of 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 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the financial services provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

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), Neurotrope (NTRP), Lam Research (LRCX), Celgene (CELG), Micron Technology (MU), Nasdaq (NDAQ), Constellation Brands (STZ), Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Medtronic (MDT) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

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 many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (14.59%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.24%), Macquarie Group Ltd. (4.43%), Northern Trust Corp (2.54%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (1.98%) and Bank of America Corp DE (1.56%). Company insiders that own American Equity Investment Life stock include Alan David Matula, Alexander Meeker Clark, Debra J Richardson, John M Matovina and Ronald James Grensteiner. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Equity Investment Life.

Which institutional investors are selling American Equity Investment Life stock?

AEL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Millennium Management LLC, Victory Capital Management Inc., MetLife Investment Advisors LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Chartwell Investment Partners LLC and LSV Asset Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Equity Investment Life.

Which institutional investors are buying American Equity Investment Life stock?

AEL stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Norges Bank, Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund, BlackRock Inc., Burney Co., Bank of America Corp DE, Prudential Financial Inc., Acadian Asset Management LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. 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 $30.28.

How big of a company is American Equity Investment Life?

American Equity Investment Life has a market capitalization of $2.74 billion and generates $1.55 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $458.01 million in net income (profit) each year or $4.66 on an earnings per share basis.

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:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  315 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  326 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  641
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 3/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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