American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) Stock Price, News & Analysis

-0.09 (-0.38%)
(As of 05/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
3.06 million shs
Average Volume
3.27 million shs
Market Capitalization
$4.64 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
Price Target

American Eagle Outfitters MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
2.33 Rating Score
2.3% Downside
$23.00 Price Target
Short Interest
12.41% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Based on Four Factors
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.46mentions of American Eagle Outfitters in the last 14 days
Based on 6 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$1.31 M Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
From $1.71 to $1.89 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.46 out of 5 stars

Retail/Wholesale Sector

95th out of 195 stocks

Family Clothing Stores Industry

6th out of 11 stocks

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About American Eagle Outfitters Stock (NYSE:AEO)

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. operates as a multi-brand specialty retailer in the United States and internationally. The company provides jeans, apparel and accessories, and personal care products for women and men under the American Eagle brand; and intimates, apparel, activewear, and swim collections under the Aerie and OFFLINE by Aerie brands. It also offers menswear products under the Todd Snyder New York brand; and fashion clothing and accessories under the Unsubscribed brand. The company sells its products through own and licensed retail stores; concession-based shops-within-shops; and digital channels, such as www.ae.com, www.aerie.com, www.toddsnyder.com, and www.unsubscribed.com. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

AEO Stock Price History

AEO Stock News Headlines

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Ex-Dividend for 4/26 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Family clothing stores
Apparel Retail
Year Founded

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
High Stock Price Target
Low Stock Price Target
Potential Upside/Downside
Consensus Rating
Rating Score (0-4)
Research Coverage
9 Analysts


Net Income
$170.04 million
Pretax Margin


Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$5.26 billion
Cash Flow
$2.70 per share
Book Value
$8.79 per share


Free Float
Market Cap
$4.64 billion

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Key Executives

  • Mr. Jay L. Schottenstein (Age 70)
    Executive Chairman of the Board & CEO
    Comp: $1.98M
  • Mr. Michael A. Mathias (Age 49)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $789.96k
  • Ms. Marisa A. Baldwin (Age 53)
    Executive VP & Chief HR Officer
    Comp: $559.84k
  • Ms. Jennifer M. FoyleMs. Jennifer M. Foyle (Age 57)
    President and Executive Creative Director of AE & Aerie
    Comp: $1.38M
  • Mr. James H. Keefer Jr. (Age 45)
    Senior VP, Chief Accounting Officer & Controller
  • Ms. Judy Meehan
    Vice President of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations
  • Ms. Jennifer B. Stoecklein
    Senior Director of Governance & Compliance and Corporate Secretary
  • Mr. Dennis R. Parodi (Age 72)
    Head of Stores-US and Executive Vice President
    Comp: $626.22k
  • Ms. Sherry Harris
    Executive Vice President - Chief Talent and Culture Officer
  • Ms. Kitty Yung (Age 61)
    Executive Vice President and President of Asia Pacific
    Comp: $905.73k

AEO Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell American Eagle Outfitters stock right now?

9 Wall Street equities research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Eagle Outfitters in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street equities research analysts is that investors should "hold" AEO shares. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in AEO, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What is American Eagle Outfitters' stock price target for 2024?

9 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for American Eagle Outfitters' stock. Their AEO share price targets range from $10.00 to $32.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $23.00 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 2.3%.
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How have AEO shares performed in 2024?

American Eagle Outfitters' stock was trading at $21.16 at the beginning of the year. Since then, AEO stock has increased by 11.2% and is now trading at $23.53.
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Are investors shorting American Eagle Outfitters?

American Eagle Outfitters saw a increase in short interest in April. As of April 15th, there was short interest totaling 24,550,000 shares, an increase of 6.8% from the March 31st total of 22,990,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,470,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 5.5 days.
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When is American Eagle Outfitters' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, May 29th 2024.
View our AEO earnings forecast

How can I listen to American Eagle Outfitters' earnings call?

American Eagle Outfitters will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, May 29th at 4:30 PM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-6671.

How were American Eagle Outfitters' earnings last quarter?

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO) released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, March, 7th. The apparel retailer reported $0.61 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.50 by $0.11. The apparel retailer had revenue of $1.68 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $1.67 billion. American Eagle Outfitters had a net margin of 3.23% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 17.76%. The company's revenue was up 12.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.37 earnings per share.

How often does American Eagle Outfitters pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Eagle Outfitters?

American Eagle Outfitters declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, March 4th. Investors of record on Friday, April 12th will be given a dividend of $0.125 per share on Friday, April 26th. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 11th.
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Is American Eagle Outfitters a good dividend stock?

American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) pays an annual dividend of $0.50 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.12%. The company does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio is 58.14%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, AEO will have a dividend payout ratio of 26.46% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for AEO.

How will American Eagle Outfitters' stock buyback program work?

American Eagle Outfitters announced that its board has authorized a share buyback program on Thursday, February 1st 2024, which authorizes the company to repurchase 30,000,000 outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This repurchase authorization authorizes the company to reacquire shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase programs are often an indication that the company's board believes its shares are undervalued.

What guidance has American Eagle Outfitters issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Eagle Outfitters issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Friday, March, 8th. The company provided EPS guidance of for the period. The company issued revenue guidance of $5.4 billion-$5.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $5.4 billion.

What is Jay Schottenstein's approval rating as American Eagle Outfitters' CEO?

1,054 employees have rated American Eagle Outfitters Chief Executive Officer Jay Schottenstein on Glassdoor.com. Jay Schottenstein has an approval rating of 81% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of American Eagle Outfitters own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Eagle Outfitters investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Intelsat (I), Abercrombie & Fitch (ANF), Coty (COTY), Micron Technology (MU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Ciena (CIEN), Fossil Group (FOSL), AMC Entertainment (AMC) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD).

Who are American Eagle Outfitters' major shareholders?

American Eagle Outfitters' stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (10.54%), Jupiter Asset Management Ltd. (1.21%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.57%), Principal Financial Group Inc. (0.49%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.27%) and Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.27%). Insiders that own company stock include Andrew J Mclean, Andrew J Mclean, Cary D Mcmillan, David M Sable, James H Keefer Jr, Jennifer M Foyle, Michael R Rempell, Noel Joseph Spiegel, Revathi Advaithi and Steven A Davis.
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How do I buy shares of American Eagle Outfitters?

Shares of AEO stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does American Eagle Outfitters have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of American Eagle Outfitters: AE Admin Services Co LLC, AE Corporate Services Co., AE Direct Co. LLC, AE Holdings Co., AE North Holdings Co, AE Outfitters Retail Co., AE Retail West LLC, AEH Holding Company, AEO Asia Hold Co. LLC, American Eagle Outfitters (China) Commercial Enterprise Co. Ltd., American Eagle Outfitters Asia Limited, American Eagle Outfitters Canada Corporation, American Eagle Outfitters Dutch Op Co B.V., American Eagle Outfitters European Hold Co C.V., American Eagle Outfitters Holland Hold Co B.V., American Eagle Outfitters Hong Kong Limited, American Eagle Outfitters UK Limited, BSI Imports Company LLC, Blue Heart Enterprises LLC, Blue Star Imports L.P., Blue Star Imports Ltd., Linmar Realty Company II LLC, NS Holdings Co., National Logistics Services, North Sails Americas LLC, Retail Distribution East LLC, Retail Distribution West LLC, Retail Royalty Company, Tailgate Clothing, Tailgate Clothing Company Corp., Thrifty's Inc., and Todd Snyder.
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This page (NYSE:AEO) was last updated on 5/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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