AES Corp Company Profile (NYSE:AES)

About AES Corp

AES Corp logoThe AES Corporation is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, operates a diversified portfolio of electricity generation and distribution businesses. The Company is organized into six strategic business units (SBUs): the United States; Andes; Brazil; Mexico, Central America and Caribbean (MCAC); Europe, and Asia. Within these SBUs, the Company has two lines of business: generation and utilities. Its United States SBU has over 20 generation facilities and approximately two integrated utilities in the United States. Its Andes SBU has generation facilities in over three countries: Chile, Colombia and Argentina. Its Brazil SBU has generation and distribution businesses: Eletropaulo and Tiete. Its MCAC SBU has a portfolio of distribution businesses and generation facilities, including renewable energy, in over five countries, with a total capacity of approximately 3,240 megawatt (MW) and distribution networks.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities
  • Sub-Industry: Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: AES
  • CUSIP: 00130H10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.93
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.89
  • 52-Week Range: $9.76 - $13.32
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.04
  • P/E Growth: 4.44
  • Market Cap: $7.39B
  • Outstanding Shares: 659,175,000
  • Beta: 1.15
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -1.95%
  • Return on Equity: 14.01%
  • Return on Assets: 2.25%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.42%
  • Current Ratio: 1.28%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.17%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AES Corp (NYSE:AES) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (7.72% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/4/2017RBC Capital MarketsDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$13.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
1/4/2017Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$13.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
11/22/2016Bank of America CorpDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformView Rating Details
10/4/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$14.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
11/23/2015MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperform$14.50 -> $13.00View Rating Details
11/6/2015Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$15.00 -> $13.25View Rating Details
11/4/2015Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer PerformView Rating Details
10/19/2015ArgusDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/27/2017        
2/27/2017Q416$0.35$0.35$5.29 billion$3.54 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2016Q316$0.33$0.32$3.15 billion$209.90 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2016Q216$0.16$0.17$3.71 billion$3.23 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2016Q116$0.20$0.13$4.14 billion$3.47 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2016Q415$0.33$0.34$6.51 billion$7.66 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/5/2015Q315$0.36$0.39$5.08 billion$3.72 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/10/2015Q215$0.27$0.25$4.97 billion$3.86 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/11/2015Q115$0.27$0.25$4.39 billion$3.98 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2015Q414$0.37$0.41$5.21 billion$4.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/6/2014Q314$0.34$0.37$4.73 billion$4.44 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/7/2014Q214$0.27$0.28$4.82 billion$4.31 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/8/2014Q114$0.27$0.24$4.37 billion$4.26 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/26/2014Q413$0.29$0.29$5.45 billion$8.06 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2013Q313$0.37$0.39$5.02 billion$4.00 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/8/2013Q2 2013$0.26$0.32$4.49 billion$4.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/9/2013Q1 2013$0.28$0.26$4.62 billion$4.27 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2013Q4 2012$0.30$0.32$4.10 billion$4.64 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/7/2012Q312$0.35$0.36$4.69 billion$4.59 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/6/2012$0.27$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/4/2012$0.27$0.37ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/4/2011$0.28$0.27ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/5/2011$0.29$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/9/2011$0.26$0.22ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/28/2011$0.25$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.98 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.11 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20161$0.13$0.13$0.13
Q3 20161$0.37$0.37$0.37
Q4 20161$0.31$0.31$0.31
Q1 20171$0.17$0.17$0.17
Q2 20171$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q3 20171$0.38$0.38$0.38
Q4 20171$0.36$0.36$0.36
Q1 20181$0.20$0.20$0.20
Q2 20181$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q3 20181$0.46$0.46$0.46
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Annual Dividend:$0.48
Dividend Yield:4.31%
Dividend Growth:40.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-117.07% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
48.98% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
43.24% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/15/2016quarterly$0.122/1/20172/15/2017
10/14/2016quarterly$0.113.8%10/28/201611/1/201611/15/2016
7/18/2016quarterly$0.113.5%7/28/20168/1/20168/15/2016
4/15/2016quarterly$0.113.91%4/28/20165/2/20165/16/2016
12/14/2015quarterly$0.114.53%1/29/20162/2/20162/16/2016
10/16/2015quarterly$0.103.71%10/29/201511/2/201511/16/2015
7/17/2015quarterly$0.103.06%7/30/20158/3/20158/17/2015
4/24/2015quarterly$0.103.02%5/1/20155/1/20155/15/2015
12/15/2014quarterly$0.103.07%1/30/20152/3/20152/17/2015
10/15/2014quarterly$0.051.54%10/30/201411/3/201411/17/2014
7/15/2014quarterly$0.051.31%7/30/20148/1/20148/15/2014
4/18/2014quarterly$0.051.41%4/29/20145/1/20145/15/2014
11/7/2013quarterly$0.051.41%1/30/20142/3/20142/18/2014
10/15/2013quarterly$0.041.16%10/30/201311/1/201311/15/2013
7/15/2013quarterly$0.041.25%7/30/20138/1/20138/15/2013
4/19/2013quarterly$0.041.24%4/29/20135/1/20135/15/2013
1/15/2013quarterly$0.041.46%1/30/20132/1/20132/15/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.95%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.97%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/7/2016Fabian SouzaVPSell2,764$10.96$30,293.44View SEC Filing  
11/12/2015Elizabeth HackensonVPBuy5,000$9.81$49,050.00View SEC Filing  
11/11/2015Santos Bernerd DaCOOBuy5,000$10.13$50,650.00View SEC Filing  
11/10/2015Thomas M O'flynnCFOBuy20,000$10.08$201,600.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Andres GluskiCEOBuy20,250$9.88$200,070.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2012Elizabeth HackensonVPBuy10,000$9.89$98,900.00View SEC Filing  
11/20/2012Philip A OdeenDirectorBuy2,000$9.86$19,720.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
DateHeadline
bloomberg.com logoAES Slides Most in a Year as 2017 Outlook Misses Estimates - Bloomberg (NYSE:AES)
www.bloomberg.com - February 27 at 3:30 PM
News IconCalifornia regulators recommend approval of 1040 MW gas plant from AES - Utility Dive (NYSE:AES)
www.utilitydive.com - February 27 at 3:30 PM
nasdaq.com logoThe AES Corporation Q4 Earnings Decline 34% - Nasdaq (NYSE:AES)
www.nasdaq.com - February 27 at 3:30 PM
marketexclusive.com logoTHE AES CORPORATION (NYSE:AES) Files An 8-K Results of Operations and Financial Condition - Market Exclusive (NYSE:AES)
marketexclusive.com - February 27 at 3:30 PM
nasdaq.com logoAES Corp. (AES) Q4 Earnings Miss, Beats on Sales Estimate - Nasdaq (NYSE:AES)
www.nasdaq.com - February 27 at 3:30 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-AES Corp posts Q4 adjusted EPS of $0.35 - Reuters (NYSE:AES)
www.reuters.com - February 27 at 3:30 PM
latimes.com logoStocks open lower on Wall Street (NYSE:AES)
www.latimes.com - February 27 at 11:15 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoEarnings Scheduled For February 27, 2017 (NYSE:AES)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 27 at 6:33 AM
feeds.benzinga.com logoMust Watch Stocks for February 27, 2017 (NYSE:AES)
feeds.benzinga.com - February 27 at 6:33 AM
News IconTechnical Levels in Focus for AES Corp (AES) - Searcy News (NYSE:AES)
searcysentinel.com - February 27 at 6:06 AM
News IconStock Price of The AES Corporation (AES) Increases 4.1% - Money Flow Index & Trends (NYSE:AES)
www.moneyflowtrends.com - February 27 at 6:06 AM
News IconNew AEs Damaged? (NYSE:AES)
www.styleforum.net - February 26 at 3:20 PM
News IconAES Plans to Buy sPower, a Top Utility-Scale Solar Developer. Expect More Similar Activity to Come (NYSE:AES)
www.greentechmedia.com - February 26 at 3:20 PM
News IconAIMCo Goes Solar, Invests in FTP Power with AES Corporation - Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute (NYSE:AES)
www.swfinstitute.org - February 25 at 3:20 PM
News IconAES and AIMCo Agree to Acquire sPower from Fir Tree Partners for $853M in Cash (NYSE:AES)
www.utahbusiness.com - February 24 at 8:21 PM
News IconAES and AIMco to acquire sPower for US$1.58 billion (NYSE:AES)
www.pv-tech.org - February 24 at 8:21 PM
nasdaq.com logoAES And AIMCo To Buy SPower From Fir Tree Partners (NYSE:AES)
www.nasdaq.com - February 24 at 8:21 PM
News IconThe Technicals For The AES Corporation (AES) Have Been Dissected (Brutally) - NY Stock News (NYSE:AES)
nystocknews.com - February 24 at 3:21 PM
streetinsider.com logoAES Corp (AES) and AIMCo Agree to Acquire sPower from Fir Tree for $853M Cash Plus Debt - StreetInsider.com (NYSE:AES)
www.streetinsider.com - February 24 at 3:21 PM
wsj.com logo[$$] AES and Aimco to Buy sPower From Fir Tree Partners (NYSE:AES)
www.wsj.com - February 24 at 3:21 PM
thestreet.com logoAES Stock Up, to Acquire Independent Solar Developer FTP (NYSE:AES)
www.thestreet.com - February 24 at 3:21 PM
News IconRenewables Developer sPower Purchased By AES, AIMco (NYSE:AES)
solarindustrymag.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
News IconU.S. Renewables Company sPower Sold To AES, AIMCo (NYSE:AES)
nawindpower.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
News IconFir Tree to sell sPower to AES and AIMCo for $853 mln (NYSE:AES)
www.pehub.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
streetinsider.com logoAES Corp (AES) and AIMCo Agree to Acquire sPower from Fir Tree for $853M Cash Plus Debt (NYSE:AES)
www.streetinsider.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
News IconAES dives deeper into clean energy with SPower acquisition (NYSE:AES)
pv-magazine-usa.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoMarathon Capital Announces the Sale of sPower to AES Corporation and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (NYSE:AES)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
bizjournals.com logoDP&L opposes coal supplier's intervention over closure of plants (NYSE:AES)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAES and AIMCo Agree to Acquire sPower, the Largest Independent Solar Developer in the United States, from Fir Tree Partners (NYSE:AES)
uk.finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo8:04 am AES agreed to acquire FTP Power LLC from Fir Tree Partners and its minority owners, for $853 million in cash plus the assumption of $724 million in non-recourse debt (NYSE:AES)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
biz.yahoo.com logoAES CORP Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NYSE:AES)
biz.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES and AIMCo to buy solar developer FTP Power for $853 mln (NYSE:AES)
finance.yahoo.com - February 24 at 10:25 AM
seekingalpha.com logoAES, AIMCo to buy largest U.S. independent solar developer for $853M (NYSE:AES)
seekingalpha.com - February 24 at 8:32 AM
News IconJust the Facts on The AES Corporation (AES) - StockNewsJournal (NYSE:AES)
stocknewsjournal.com - February 23 at 8:24 PM
nasdaq.com logoAES Corporation (AES) Q4 Earnings: What Awaits the Stock? - Nasdaq (NYSE:AES)
www.nasdaq.com - February 23 at 8:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Corporation (AES) Q4 Earnings: What Awaits the Stock? (NYSE:AES)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 8:24 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of AES Global Insurance Company - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:AES)
finance.yahoo.com - February 23 at 3:23 PM
News IconAverage Brokerage Rating Of The AES Corporation (AES), JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) - The USA Commerce (NYSE:AES)
theusacommerce.com - February 23 at 3:23 PM
News IconForward Earnings Estimate of The AES Corporation(AES) - Highland Mirror (NYSE:AES)
www.highlandmirror.com - February 23 at 3:23 PM
marketrealist.com logoAnalyzing Utility Stocks with the Highest Implied Volatility (NYSE:AES)
marketrealist.com - February 23 at 3:22 PM
marketrealist.com logoAES Corporation's Dividend Profile Is Striking - Market Realist (NYSE:AES)
marketrealist.com - February 23 at 1:25 AM
News IconHow Does the Chart Look for The AES Corporation (AES) ? - The USA Commerce (NYSE:AES)
theusacommerce.com - February 22 at 3:22 PM
News IconToday's Brokerage Rating: Huntsman Corporation (HUN), The AES Corporation (AES) - StockNewsJournal (NYSE:AES)
stocknewsjournal.com - February 22 at 3:22 PM
businesswire.com logoAES Distributed Energy Commissions Utility-Scale Solar Plant in Georgia - Business Wire (press release) (NYSE:AES)
www.businesswire.com - February 22 at 3:22 PM
4-traders.com logoAES Distributed Energy : Commissions Utility-Scale Solar Plant in Georgia (NYSE:AES)
www.4-traders.com - February 22 at 11:42 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoFirstEnergy’s 4Q16 Earnings Fell: What’s in Store for 2017? (NYSE:AES)
us.rd.yahoo.com - February 22 at 11:42 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Distributed Energy Commissions Utility-Scale Solar Plant in Georgia (NYSE:AES)
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 11:42 AM
News IconSell-Side Analyst's Predictions: Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR), The AES Corporation (AES) - The USA Commerce (NYSE:AES)
theusacommerce.com - February 21 at 3:38 PM
marketrealist.com logoWhat's ahead for AES Corporation Stock? - Market Realist (NYSE:AES)
marketrealist.com - February 21 at 3:38 PM
marketrealist.com logoWill AES Beat Analysts’ Revenue Estimates in 4Q16? (NYSE:AES)
marketrealist.com - February 21 at 3:38 PM

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What is AES Corp's stock symbol?

AES Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "AES."

How often does AES Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for AES Corp?

AES Corp declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 15th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 1st will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Wednesday, February 15th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.31%. This is a boost from AES Corp's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11.

Where is AES Corp's stock going? Where will AES Corp's stock price be in 2017?

5 brokers have issued 12 month price targets for AES Corp's shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate AES Corp's stock price to reach $12.00 in the next year.

When will AES Corp announce their earnings?

AES Corp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, February, 27th 2017.

Who owns AES Corp stock?

AES Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital Guardian Trust Co. (1.03%), Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC (0.82%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.55%), Capital International Inc. CA (0.21%), Symons Capital Management Inc. (0.19%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.12%). Company insiders that own AES Corp stock include Andres Gluski, Elizabeth Hackenson, Fabian Souza, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn.

Who sold AES Corp stock? Who is selling AES Corp stock?

AES Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital International Inc. CA, O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, Cantab Capital Partners LLP, Gabelli Funds LLC and Cleararc Capital Inc..

Who bought AES Corp stock? Who is buying AES Corp stock?

AES Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Thompson Siegel & Walmsley LLC, Capital Guardian Trust Co., Russell Investments Group Ltd., Bogle Investment Management L P DE, Capital International Ltd. CA, Cigna Investments Inc. New, Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV and Elkfork Partners LLC. Company insiders that have bought AES Corp stock in the last two years include Andres Gluski, Elizabeth Hackenson, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn.

How do I buy AES Corp stock?

Shares of AES Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of AES Corp stock cost?

One share of AES Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.14.

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Last Updated on 2/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff