The AES Corp. Company Profile (NYSE:AES)

About The AES Corp.

The 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: $13.08
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.449
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.800
  • 52-Week Range: $8.22 - $13.32
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 11.64
  • P/E Growth: 3.960
  • Market Cap: $8.63B
  • Outstanding Shares: 659,089,000
  • Beta: 1.23
  • Net Margins: -1.89%
  • Return on Equity: 13.56%
  • Return on Assets: 2.25%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.38%
  • Current Ratio: 1.19%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.08%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 4 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.80)
Consensus Price Target: $13.42 (2.03% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/7/2016Barclays PLCReiterated RatingOverweight$14.00View Rating Details
6/16/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated 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
9/24/2015Royal Bank Of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperform$15.00 -> $14.00View Rating Details
2/10/2015Bank of America Corp.DowngradeBuy -> Neutral$15.00 -> $12.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/29/2014 forward)


Earnings History for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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)


Earnings Estimates for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.99 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.13 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$0.39$0.39$0.39
Q4 20171$0.36$0.36$0.36
Q1 20181$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q2 20181$0.21$0.21$0.21
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES)
Annual Dividend:$0.44
Dividend Yield:3.35%
Dividend Growth:115.40% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-107.31% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
44.44% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
38.94% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Track Record:3 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth

Dividend History for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.95%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 94.55%
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)


Latest Headlines for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES)
News IconAes Corp (NYSE:AES) Sentiment Up in 2016 Q2 - Post News (NYSE:AES) - September 28 at 8:06 AM logoA Look At CMS Energy’s Implied Volatility (NYSE:AES) - September 27 at 3:20 PM
News IconInstitutional Move: Personal Capital Advisors Corp Has Boosted Its Aes Corp Com (AES) Position by $6.37 Million - Chester News (NYSE:AES) - September 24 at 8:40 AM logoUptrend Call Working As AES Stock Rises 33.5% (AES) (NYSE:AES) - September 23 at 3:47 PM
News IconTesla to build California utility battery storage project (NYSE:AES) - September 23 at 8:09 AM
News IconAES-VCM supports health care programmes in Vietnam (NYSE:AES) - September 23 at 8:09 AM
News IconAES Corp Bond Prices Rise 0.8% (AES) – Petro Global News 24 - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:AES) - September 22 at 3:19 PM
News IconAES Corp Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages (NYSE:AES) - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:AES) - September 21 at 10:31 AM
News IconVolume Buzzers on Charts: The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES), CenterPoint Energy, Inc. (NYSE:CNP) - Street Wise Report (press release) (blog) (NYSE:AES) - September 20 at 3:20 PM
News IconChart Mover of The Day: Could AES Corp Recover After Forming a Bullish Wedge Up Pattern? - Chester News (NYSE:AES) - September 19 at 4:11 PM logoElectric Utilities Stocks Under Scanner -- PPL Corp., AES Corp., Entergy, and OGE Energy - PR Newswire (press release) (NYSE:AES) - September 19 at 8:07 AM logoTesla Wins Largest Lithium Ion Battery Storage in the World (TSLA, AES) (NYSE:AES) - September 16 at 3:21 PM logoTesla Wins Massive Contract to Help Power the California Grid (NYSE:AES) - September 16 at 12:00 PM logoShares of AES Up 26.7% Since Uptrend Call on Shares (NYSE:AES) - September 16 at 12:00 PM
News IconSprint Corporation (NYSE:S) has gained consensus mean rating of Hold (NYSE:AES) - September 13 at 8:08 AM logoForm SC 13G/A AES CORP Filed by: VANGUARD GROUP INC (NYSE:AES) - September 13 at 8:08 AM
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News IconAES CEO: Company to phase out new global coal plant construction (NYSE:AES) - September 9 at 3:19 PM logo[$$] US real estate and utilities fall on Fed jitters (NYSE:AES) - September 9 at 3:19 PM
News IconAES winding down building new coal projects worldwide: CEO (NYSE:AES) - September 7 at 8:28 PM logoNotable ETF Outflow Detected - RYU, AES, ETR, PCG (NYSE:AES) - September 7 at 12:17 PM logoThe AES Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : AES-US : September 7, 2016 (NYSE:AES) - September 7 at 12:17 PM logoMid-Afternoon Market Update: Gold Futures Up 2%; CoLucid Shares Climb After Migraine Drug Achieves Primary And ... - Benzinga (NYSE:AES) - September 6 at 3:19 PM logo[$$] CIC Homes In on Global Deals From New York Launchpad (NYSE:AES) - September 6 at 3:19 PM logo[$$] Brazil's CPFL seeks to be China launchpad (NYSE:AES) - September 5 at 8:06 AM
News IconShares of AES Corp (NYSE:AES) & Threshold Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:THLD) Stocks News Update: Tuesday - Money News (NYSE:AES) - August 31 at 3:20 PM
News IconTrend Analysis Report: AES Corp (NYSE:AES), PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP), Palo Alto Networks Inc (NYSE:PANW) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:AES) - August 31 at 3:20 PM
News IconAES President and CEO Andrs Gluski to Present at Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference (NYSE:AES) - August 31 at 8:06 AM logoAES President and CEO Andrés Gluski to Present at Barclays CEO Energy-Power Conference (NYSE:AES) - August 31 at 8:06 AM logoWhat’s the Institutional Investor Outlook for AES? (NYSE:AES) - August 25 at 8:07 AM
News IconEnergy Storage Product In The U.S To Be Built By AES Corp (NYSE:AES) For Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) (NYSE:AES) - August 25 at 8:07 AM
News IconNotable Trader's Buzzers: AES Corp(NYSE:AES), ON Semiconductor Corp(NASDAQ:ON) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:AES) - August 24 at 3:21 PM logoCan AES Stock Continue Its Momentum? (NYSE:AES) - August 24 at 3:21 PM logoAES Corp (AES) to Build Energy Storage Projects for SDG&E - Yahoo Finance (NYSE:AES) - August 24 at 11:37 AM logoIs NRG Energy Trading at a Fair Valuation after Its Recent Fall? (NYSE:AES) - August 24 at 11:37 AM
News IconAES to install 37.5-MW energy storage system in San Diego (NYSE:AES) - August 23 at 9:22 AM logoAES Corp (AES) to Build Energy Storage Projects for SDG&E - Nasdaq (NYSE:AES) - August 22 at 3:22 PM logoFriday Sector Laggards: Utilities, Energy (NYSE:AES) - August 19 at 3:24 PM
News IconAES Corp (NYSE:AES) & American Homes 4 Rent (NYSE:AMH) Trending Stocks - Money News (press release) (NYSE:AES) - August 19 at 11:44 AM logoBrazil's Eletropaulo sees end to $774 mln debt dispute -Valor (NYSE:AES) - August 19 at 11:43 AM logoAES to Deploy 37.5 MW of Advancion® Energy Storage Arrays for SDG&E (NYSE:AES) - August 18 at 8:49 PM logoStocks Trend Analysis: The AES Corporation (AES) MGIC Investment Corp. (MTG) Groupon, Inc. (GRPN) - iStreetWire (NYSE:AES) - August 18 at 3:27 PM
News IconThe AES Corporation Lands Big California Energy Contracts (NYSE:AES) - August 17 at 11:35 AM logoBrazil to reschedule sale of Celg-D, cut price to lure bidders (NYSE:AES) - August 16 at 8:39 PM logoThe AES Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AES-US : August 16, 2016 (NYSE:AES) - August 16 at 11:56 AM logoAES : Dayton Power and Light Company Foundation Awards $325,000 in Grants Including Three Signature Grants (NYSE:AES) - August 15 at 8:52 PM logoDayton Power and Light Company Foundation Awards $325,000 in Grants Including Three Signature Grants (NYSE:AES) - August 15 at 3:22 PM logoDAYTON PO : DP & L resumes appliance recycling program (NYSE:AES) - August 13 at 11:21 AM
News IconBlackouts looming, California speeds battery deployment after Aliso Canyon gas leak (NYSE:AES) - August 12 at 8:44 PM


The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES) Chart for Thursday, September, 29, 2016

Last Updated on 9/29/2016 by Staff