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: $12.02
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $12.34
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.38
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 10.85
  • P/E Growth: 5.11
  • Market Cap: $8.01B
  • Outstanding Shares: 659,089,000
  • Beta: 1.27
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating, 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.83)
Consensus Price Target: $13.56 (11.63% 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 8/29/2014 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: $1.00 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.12 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:3.62%
Payout Ratio:-107.31% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
44.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
39.29% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:115.40% (3 Year Average)

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)
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)
DateHeadline 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
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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
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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 logoAES CORP Financials (NYSE:AES) - August 12 at 3:23 PM logoAES El Salvador Trust II bis -- Moody's downgrades AES El Salvador Trust II bis to Ba3; Ratings under review for additional downgrade (NYSE:AES) - August 12 at 3:23 PM logoETF’s with exposure to The AES Corp. : August 12, 2016 (NYSE:AES) - August 12 at 3:23 PM
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News IconAnalyst Opinion Summary: The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES), Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE:PE) - TWN (NYSE:AES) - August 9 at 3:46 PM logoHow Did AES Obtain Higher ROE Than Peers? (NYSE:AES) - August 9 at 12:05 PM logoHow Does AES’s Valuation Stand Next to Peers after 2Q16? (NYSE:AES) - August 9 at 12:05 PM
News IconWorth Watching Stocks Watch List: AES Corp (NYSE:AES), Marathon Petroleum Corp (NYSE:MPC) - NYSE Journal (press release) (NYSE:AES) - August 8 at 3:21 PM
News IconAES Corp (NYSE:AES) & Joy Global Inc. (NYSE:JOY) Stocks in Focus - Money News (press release) (NYSE:AES) - August 8 at 3:21 PM logoWhat Caused AES’s 2Q16 Earnings to Tank by 35%? (NYSE:AES) - August 8 at 3:21 PM logoInside AES Corporation’s Geographical Sales Mix in 2Q16 (NYSE:AES) - August 8 at 3:21 PM
News IconAES Corporation Invests Heavily in Thermal, Combined-Cycle Projects at Home, Abroad (NYSE:AES) - August 8 at 8:07 AM logoAES Corporation Invests Heavily in Thermal, Combined-Cycle Projects at Home and Abroad, an Industrial Info News Alert (NYSE:AES) - August 8 at 8:07 AM logoThe AES Corporation Q2 Earnings Retreat 38% (NYSE:AES) - August 6 at 8:25 PM
News IconNissan seeks to sell AESC electric-car battery venture: report - Green Car Reports (NYSE:AES) - August 6 at 5:03 PM logoEdited Transcript of AES earnings conference call or presentation 5-Aug-16 1:00pm GMT (NYSE:AES) - August 6 at 11:05 AM logoDPL Inc. -- Moody's affirms the ratings of DPL and DP&L; changes outlook to negative (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 8:45 PM logoAnalyst Ratings Worth Mentioning Today: AES Corp (NYSE:AES), Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (NYSE:LPX) - Review Fortune (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 3:19 PM logoAES Stock Dropping After Q2 Revenue Miss (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 3:19 PM logoAES Reports Strong Cash Results for Second Quarter 2016: Consolidated Net Cash ... (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 11:44 AM logoAES reports 2Q loss (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 11:44 AM logoQ2 2016 AES Corp Earnings Release - Before Market Open (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 11:44 AM logoThe AES Corp. (AES) Q2 Earnings Miss Estimates; Keeps View (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 11:44 AM logoAES Corp (AES) Lags Q2 Earnings Estimates, Margins Hurt (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 11:44 AM logoDow futures rise 100 points after big jobs report beat (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 11:44 AM logo12 Must Watch Stocks for Today (NYSE:AES) - August 5 at 6:51 AM logoIs a Surprise Coming for AES Corporation (AES) This Earnings Season? (NYSE:AES) - August 4 at 11:51 AM


The AES Corp. (NYSE:AES) Chart for Monday, August, 29, 2016

Last Updated on 8/29/2016 by Staff