The AES Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:AES)

About The AES Corporation

The AES Corporation 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: $11.65
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.53
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.94
  • 52-Week Range: $9.20 - $13.32
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.32
  • P/E Growth: 4.40
  • Market Cap: $7.55B
  • 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 The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (4.71% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The AES Corporation (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 2/20/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
2/22/2017        
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 The AES Corporation (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 The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Annual Dividend:$0.48
Dividend Yield:4.19%
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 The AES Corporation (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 The AES Corporation (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

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What is The AES Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

The AES Corporation announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, December 15th. Shareholders 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 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.19%. This is a positive change from The AES Corporation's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11.

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

5 analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for The AES Corporation's shares. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate The AES Corporation's share price to reach $12.00 in the next year.

When will The AES Corporation announce their earnings?

The AES Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February, 22nd 2017.

Who owns The AES Corporation stock?

The AES Corporation's stock is owned by a number 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 The AES Corporation stock include Andres Gluski, Elizabeth Hackenson, Fabian Souza, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn.

Who sold The AES Corporation stock? Who is selling The AES Corporation stock?

The AES Corporation'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 The AES Corporation stock? Who is buying The AES Corporation stock?

The AES Corporation's stock was bought 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 The AES Corporation stock in the last two years include Andres Gluski, Elizabeth Hackenson, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn.

How do I buy The AES Corporation stock?

Shares of The AES Corporation 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 The AES Corporation stock cost?

One share of The AES Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.46.

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) Chart for Monday, February, 20, 2017


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Dividend Payments by Quarter for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)

Last Updated on 2/20/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff