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AES Stock Price, Forecast & Analysis (NYSE:AES)

+0.29 (+1.64 %)
(As of 11/12/2019 03:59 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $17.93
50-Day Range
MA: $16.55
52-Week Range
Now: $17.93
Volume5.97 million shs
Average Volume5.42 million shs
Market Capitalization$11.90 billion
P/E Ratio14.46
Dividend Yield3.12%
The AES Corporation operates as a diversified power generation and utility company. It owns and/or operates power plants to generate and sell power to customers, such as utilities, industrial users, and other intermediaries. The company also owns and/or operates utilities to generate or purchase, distribute, transmit, and sell electricity to end-user customers in the residential, commercial, industrial, and governmental sectors; and generates and sells electricity on the wholesale market. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric, gas & sanitary services
Sub-IndustryIndependent Power Producers & Energy Traders



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.74 billion
Cash Flow$3.45 per share
Book Value$8.46 per share


Net Income$1.20 billion


Market Cap$11.90 billion
Next Earnings Date2/26/2020 (Estimated)

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AES (NYSE:AES) Frequently Asked Questions

What is AES's stock symbol?

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

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

AES declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, October 16th. Investors of record on Friday, November 1st will be given a dividend of $0.137 per share on Friday, November 15th. This represents a $0.55 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 31st. View AES's Dividend History.

How were AES's earnings last quarter?

AES Corp (NYSE:AES) announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, November, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.48 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.40 by $0.08. The utilities provider earned $2.63 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.90 billion. AES had a net margin of 3.78% and a return on equity of 18.94%. The company's revenue was down 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.35 earnings per share. View AES's Earnings History.

When is AES's next earnings date?

AES is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, February 26th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for AES.

What guidance has AES issued on next quarter's earnings?

AES issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday, November, 6th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.30-$1.38 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.34.

What price target have analysts set for AES?

4 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for AES's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.57 to $19.00. On average, they expect AES's stock price to reach $17.86 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 0.4%. View Analyst Price Targets for AES.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AES?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AES in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for AES.

Has AES been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about AES stock have been trending very negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. AES earned a coverage optimism score of -3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for AES.

Are investors shorting AES?

AES saw a drop in short interest in September. As of September 30th, there was short interest totalling 10,490,000 shares, a drop of 6.6% from the August 30th total of 11,230,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 4,840,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 2.2 days. Approximately 1.6% of the shares of the company are sold short. View AES's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of AES's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of AES own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other AES investors own include Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Ford Motor (F), AT&T (T), NVIDIA (NVDA), KKR & Co Inc (KKR), Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of America (BAC), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC) and Walmart (WMT).

Who are AES's key executives?

AES's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrés Ricardo Gluski Weilert, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Bernerd Da Santos, COO & Exec. VP (Age 55)
  • Ms. Julian Jose Nebreda Marques, Sr. VP & Pres of South America SBU (Age 52)
  • Mr. Gustavo Duarte Pimenta, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Mr. Leonardo Moreno, Sr. VP of Corp. Strategy & Investment and Chief Commercial Officer (Age 39)

Who are AES's major shareholders?

AES's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.89%), Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.72%), River Road Asset Management LLC (0.60%), Gabelli Funds LLC (0.59%), Hexavest Inc. (0.57%) and Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.38%). Company insiders that own AES stock include Jeffrey W Ubben, Julian Nebreda, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AES.

Which major investors are selling AES stock?

AES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Robeco Institutional Asset Management B.V., Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Hexavest Inc., BTC Capital Management Inc., State of Tennessee Treasury Department, Comerica Bank and Systematic Financial Management LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for AES.

Which major investors are buying AES stock?

AES stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including River Road Asset Management LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, Mackay Shields LLC, California Public Employees Retirement System, SG Americas Securities LLC, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Alberta Investment Management Corp and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D. Company insiders that have bought AES stock in the last two years include Jeffrey W Ubben, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn. View Insider Buying and Selling for AES.

How do I buy shares of AES?

Shares of AES 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 AES's stock price today?

One share of AES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.93.

How big of a company is AES?

AES has a market capitalization of $11.90 billion and generates $10.74 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $1.20 billion in net income (profit) each year or $1.24 on an earnings per share basis. AES employs 10,500 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About AES.

What is AES's official website?

The official website for AES is http://www.aes.com/.

How can I contact AES?

AES's mailing address is 4300 WILSON BOULEVARD, ARLINGTON VA, 22203. The utilities provider can be reached via phone at 703-522-1315 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for AES (NYSE AES)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  313 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  372 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  685
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about AES and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe AES will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe AES will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 11/12/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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