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American Electric Power Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:AEP)

$92.34
-0.27 (-0.29 %)
(As of 10/13/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$92.05
Now: $92.34
$92.93
50-Day Range
$89.58
MA: $92.24
$94.63
52-Week Range
$70.31
Now: $92.34
$94.89
Volume1.76 million shs
Average Volume2.43 million shs
Market Capitalization$45.60 billion
P/E Ratio23.38
Dividend Yield2.89%
Beta0.09
American Electric Power Company, Inc, an electric public utility holding company, engages in the generation, transmission, and distribution of electricity for sale to retail and wholesale customers in the United States. The company generates electricity using coal and lignite, natural gas, nuclear, hydroelectric, solar, wind, and other energy sources. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric services
Sub-IndustryElectric Utilities
SectorUtilities
CUSIP02553710
CIK4904
Phone614-716-1000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$16.20 billion
Cash Flow$8.79 per share
Book Value$38.64 per share

Profitability

Net Income$1.92 billion

Miscellaneous

Employees17,582
Market Cap$45.60 billion
Next Earnings Date10/24/2019 (Confirmed)
OptionableOptionable

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American Electric Power (NYSE:AEP) Frequently Asked Questions

What is American Electric Power's stock symbol?

American Electric Power trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AEP."

How often does American Electric Power pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for American Electric Power?

American Electric Power announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, July 23rd. Investors of record on Friday, August 9th will be paid a dividend of $0.67 per share on Tuesday, September 10th. This represents a $2.68 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.90%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 8th. View American Electric Power's Dividend History.

How were American Electric Power's earnings last quarter?

American Electric Power Company Inc (NYSE:AEP) announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July, 25th. The utilities provider reported $1.00 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.98 by $0.02. The utilities provider had revenue of $3.60 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $4.13 billion. American Electric Power had a net margin of 12.53% and a return on equity of 10.69%. The company's revenue for the quarter was down 10.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $1.01 EPS. View American Electric Power's Earnings History.

When is American Electric Power's next earnings date?

American Electric Power is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, October 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for American Electric Power.

How can I listen to American Electric Power's earnings call?

American Electric Power will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, October 24th at 12:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at Not Available.

What guidance has American Electric Power issued on next quarter's earnings?

American Electric Power issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Thursday, July, 25th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $4.00-4.20 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $4.13.

What price target have analysts set for AEP?

12 equities research analysts have issued 1 year target prices for American Electric Power's stock. Their forecasts range from $78.00 to $105.00. On average, they anticipate American Electric Power's share price to reach $92.10 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.3%. View Analyst Price Targets for American Electric Power.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for American Electric Power?

12 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for American Electric Power in the last year. There are currently 5 hold ratings and 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for American Electric Power.

Has American Electric Power been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AEP stock have been trending negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. American Electric Power earned a media sentiment score of -2.6 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for American Electric Power.

Are investors shorting American Electric Power?

American Electric Power saw a increase in short interest during the month of September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 7,880,000 shares, an increase of 16.2% from the August 30th total of 6,780,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 2,220,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.5 days. Approximately 1.6% of the company's shares are sold short. View American Electric Power's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of American Electric Power's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of American Electric Power own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other American Electric Power investors own include AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), General Electric (GE), Pfizer (PFE), Cisco Systems (CSCO), The Coca-Cola (KO), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Walt Disney (DIS).

Who are American Electric Power's key executives?

American Electric Power's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Nicholas K. Akins, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 59)
  • Mr. Brian X. Tierney, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Ms. Lana L. Hillebrand, Exec. VP & Chief Admin. Officer (Age 59)
  • Mr. David M. Feinberg, Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec. (Age 49)
  • Ms. Lisa M. Barton, Exec. VP of Utilities (Age 53)

Who are American Electric Power's major shareholders?

American Electric Power's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Hexavest Inc. (0.10%), State of Alaska Department of Revenue (0.04%), Gulf International Bank UK Ltd (0.02%), Keystone Financial Planning Inc. (0.01%), North Star Investment Management Corp. (0.01%) and Pacer Advisors Inc. (0.01%). Company insiders that own American Electric Power stock include Brian X Tierney, Charles E Zebula, David Matthew Feinberg, Lisa M Barton, Mark C Mccullough, Nicholas K Akins and Paul Chodak III. View Institutional Ownership Trends for American Electric Power.

Which institutional investors are selling American Electric Power stock?

AEP stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bogart Wealth LLC, First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust Investment Services, Fulton Bank N.A., Townsend & Associates Inc, Hexavest Inc., Berkshire Asset Management LLC PA, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. and Pennsylvania Trust Co. Company insiders that have sold American Electric Power company stock in the last year include Brian X Tierney, Charles E Zebula, David Matthew Feinberg, Lisa M Barton, Mark C Mccullough, Nicholas K Akins and Paul Chodak III. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Electric Power.

Which institutional investors are buying American Electric Power stock?

AEP stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of Alaska Department of Revenue, Cullinan Associates Inc., Foster Victor Wealth Advisors LLC, TIAA FSB, Pacer Advisors Inc., Financial Management Professionals Inc., Chesley Taft & Associates LLC and We Are One Seven LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for American Electric Power.

How do I buy shares of American Electric Power?

Shares of AEP 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 Electric Power's stock price today?

One share of AEP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $92.34.

How big of a company is American Electric Power?

American Electric Power has a market capitalization of $45.60 billion and generates $16.20 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.92 billion in net income (profit) each year or $3.95 on an earnings per share basis. American Electric Power employs 17,582 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About American Electric Power.

What is American Electric Power's official website?

The official website for American Electric Power is http://www.aep.com/.

How can I contact American Electric Power?

American Electric Power's mailing address is 1 RIVERSIDE PLAZA, COLUMBUS OH, 43215. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 614-716-1000 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for American Electric Power (NYSE AEP)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  537 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  589 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  1,126
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about American Electric Power and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AEP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AEP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/13/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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