The AES Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:AES)

About The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)

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. It is organized into six strategic business units (SBUs): the United States; Andes; Brazil; Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean (MCAC); Europe, and Asia. As of December 31, 2016, its United States SBU had 18 generation facilities and two integrated utilities in the United States. As of December 31, 2016, its Andes SBU had generation facilities in three countries. Its Brazil SBU has generation and distribution businesses, Eletropaulo and Tiete. As of December 31, 2016, its MCAC SBU had a portfolio of distribution businesses and generation facilities, including renewable energy, in five countries. As of December 31, 2016, its Europe SBU had generation facilities in five countries. As of December 31, 2016, its Asia SBU had generation facilities in three countries.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Utilities
  • Industry: Electric Utilities - NEC
  • Sub-Industry: Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders
  • Symbol: NYSE:AES
  • CUSIP: 00130H10
  • Web: www.aes.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $7.37 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 660,144,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $11.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $11.41
  • 52 Week Range: $10.60 - $13.32
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.22
  • P/E Growth: 1.10
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $13.81 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.53
  • Book Value: $4.53 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.46
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.48
  • Dividend Yield: 4.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.49 billion
  • Net Margins: -9.27%
  • Return on Equity: 14.71%
  • Return on Assets: 2.33%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 3.13%
  • Current Ratio: 1.22%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.10%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 4.99 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.2
  • Short Ratio: 1.41
 
Frequently Asked Questions for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Monday, July 17th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Thursday, August 17th. This represents a $0.48 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.30%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, August 1st. View The AES Corporation's Dividend History.

How were The AES Corporation's earnings last quarter?

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) issued its quarterly earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $3.49 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.46 billion. The AES Corporation had a negative net margin of 9.27% and a positive return on equity of 14.71%. The AES Corporation's quarterly revenue was up 6.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the previous year, the business earned $0.15 EPS. View The AES Corporation's Earnings History.

When will The AES Corporation make its next earnings announcement?

The AES Corporation is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August, 8th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for The AES Corporation.

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

The AES Corporation issued an update on its FY17 earnings guidance on Monday, May, 8th. The company provided earnings per share guidance of $1.00-1.10 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.05.

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

5 brokerages have issued twelve-month price targets for The AES Corporation's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they expect The AES Corporation's share price to reach $12.00 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for The AES Corporation.

Who are some of The AES Corporation's key competitors?

Who are The AES Corporation's key executives?

The AES Corporation's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Andres Ricardo Gluski Weilert, President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
  • Thomas M. O'Flynn, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President
  • Bernerd da Santos, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President
  • Tish Mendoza, Chief Human Resource Officer, Senior Vice President - Global Human Resources and Internal Communications
  • Brian A. Miller, Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
  • Elizabeth Hackenson, Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
  • Michael Chilton, Senior Vice President - Construction & Engineering
  • Charles O. Rossotti, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board, Lead Independent Director
  • Charles L. Harrington, Independent Director
  • Kristina M. Johnson Ph.D., Independent Director

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 CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp (0.28%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.10%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.09%), Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY (0.08%), PGGM Investments (0.06%) and Aperio Group LLC (0.05%). Company insiders that own The AES Corporation stock include Andres Gluski, Elizabeth Hackenson, Fabian Souza, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn. View Institutional Ownership Trends for The AES Corporation.

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 Russell Investments Group Ltd., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Exxonmobil Investment Management Inc. TX, Miller Howard Investments Inc. NY, PGGM Investments, Oakbrook Investments LLC and Ledyard National Bank. View Insider Buying and Selling for The AES Corporation.

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 CHURCHILL MANAGEMENT Corp, Polianta Ltd, Aperio Group LLC, Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB, Huntington National Bank and LS Investment Advisors 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. View Insider Buying and Selling for The AES Corporation.

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.

What is The AES Corporation's stock price today?

One share of The AES Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.16.


MarketBeat Community Rating for The AES Corporation (NYSE AES)
Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 ( )
Outperform Votes:  128 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  150 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  278
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 4 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 1.80)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (7.53% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/10/2017Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual WeightLowView Rating Details
3/23/2017ArgusReiterated RatingHoldLowView Rating Details
1/4/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeOutperform -> Sector Perform$13.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
11/22/2016Bank of America CorporationDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
10/4/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$14.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
6/16/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingBuyN/AView Rating Details
11/23/2015MacquarieLower Price TargetOutperform$14.50 -> $13.00N/AView Rating Details
11/6/2015Evercore ISILower Price TargetBuy$15.00 -> $13.25N/AView Rating Details
11/4/2015Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer PerformN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Earnings by Quarter for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Earnings History by Quarter for The AES Corporation (NYSE AES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/8/2017$0.20N/AView Earnings Details
5/8/2017Q1 2017$0.20$0.17$3.46 billion$3.49 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/27/2017Q416$0.36$0.35$5.29 billion$3.54 billionViewListenView 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$0.28$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)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.04
2018 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.25
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20171$0.16$0.16$0.16
Q2 20171$0.18$0.18$0.18
Q3 20171$0.34$0.34$0.34
Q4 20171$0.36$0.36$0.36
Q1 20181$0.19$0.19$0.19
Q2 20181$0.22$0.22$0.22
Q3 20181$0.40$0.40$0.40
Q4 20181$0.44$0.44$0.44
Q1 20191$0.20$0.20$0.20
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Next Dividend:8/17/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.48
Dividend Yield:4.30%
Dividend Growth:40.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-24.62% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
45.71% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
39.67% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)

Dividend History by Quarter for The AES Corporation (NYSE AES)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
7/17/2017quarterly$0.128/1/20178/3/20178/17/2017
4/13/2017quarterly$0.124/27/20175/1/20175/15/2017
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 and Institutional Ownership History for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.09%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.95%
Insider Trades by Quarter for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Insider Trades by Quarter for The AES Corporation (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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
Latest Headlines for The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)
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nasdaq.com logoAgree To Purchase AES Corp. At $11, Earn 12.9% Annualized Using Options
www.nasdaq.com - July 25 at 4:54 AM
businesswire.com logoAES Breaks Ground on Alamitos Energy Center - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 24 at 6:45 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Breaks Ground on Alamitos Energy Center
finance.yahoo.com - July 24 at 6:45 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 19 at 4:10 PM
streetinsider.com logoForm 4 AES CORP For: Jul 14 Filed by: MONIE ALAIN
www.streetinsider.com - July 18 at 9:15 PM
bloomberg.com logoAES Plans Exit From $1 Billion Philippine Power Plant
www.bloomberg.com - July 18 at 9:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoP.R. Ind Tour Ed Med & Env Ctl Facs Fin Auth -- Moody's downgrades AES Puerto Rico to Caa1 from B3: outlook revised to negative from developing
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 9:15 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe AES Corporation (AES) Plans Quarterly Dividend of $0.12
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 17 at 5:26 PM
fool.com logoStorage Wars: Tesla Just Got a Major Competitor
www.fool.com - July 12 at 5:56 PM
businesswire.com logoAES Announces Winners of Open Innovation Contest at 2017 Innovation Congress - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 12 at 3:53 PM
nasdaq.com logoAES Corp, Siemens Set to Create Energy Storage JV -- Fluence - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 12 at 3:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Announces Winners of Open Innovation Contest at 2017 Innovation Congress
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Corp, Siemens Set to Create Energy Storage JV -- Fluence
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 3:53 PM
bizjournals.com logoSiemens AG, Arlington's AES team up to form a new company based in Greater Washington
www.bizjournals.com - July 12 at 2:47 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoSiemens, AES Join in $2.5 Billion Storage Market Opportunity
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 2:47 AM
businesswire.com logoSiemens and AES Join Forces to Create Fluence, a New Global Energy Storage Technology Company - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 11 at 4:42 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAES, Siemens create energy storage joint venture - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - July 11 at 4:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoSiemens AG, Arlington's AES form new ‘battery’ company based in Greater Washington
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 4:42 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe AES Corporation (AES) Given Equal Weight Rating at Morgan Stanley
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 10 at 11:32 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call to be Held on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. EDT
finance.yahoo.com - July 9 at 1:19 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - July 8 at 8:11 AM
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seekingalpha.com - July 7 at 5:12 PM
businesswire.com logoAES Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 7 at 5:12 PM
businesswire.com logoAES Closes $2.0 Billion in Non-Recourse Financing for 1.4 GW Southland Repowering Project in Southern California - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - July 7 at 2:57 AM
nasdaq.com logoAES Corp. Stock Getting Very Oversold
www.nasdaq.com - July 6 at 4:55 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Closes $2.0 Billion in Non-Recourse Financing for 1.4 GW Southland Repowering Project in Southern California
finance.yahoo.com - July 5 at 3:58 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 8:46 AM
nytimes.com logoAs Beijing Joins Climate Fight, Chinese Companies Build Coal Plants
www.nytimes.com - July 2 at 1:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe AES Corporation (AES) Stock Rating Lowered by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 1 at 10:04 AM
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www.businesswire.com - June 29 at 4:19 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-AES Corp on June 28, co entered into amendment no. 2 to sixth amended and restated credit and ... - Reuters
www.reuters.com - June 29 at 4:19 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 8:48 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnderstanding AES’s Current Chart Indicators
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 3:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe AES Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AES-US : June 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - June 28 at 3:46 PM
fool.com logoGE Is Quietly Building Energy-Storage Innovations - Motley Fool
www.fool.com - June 27 at 8:29 PM
businesswire.com logoDayton Power and Light Awards Kettering City Schools Energy Efficiency Rebate of $536241 - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - June 27 at 3:27 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:48 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBidaskClub Lowers The AES Corporation (AES) to Sell
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 24 at 9:38 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoThe AES Corporation (AES) Upgraded by BidaskClub to Hold
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 15 at 12:08 AM
nasdaq.com logoAES Corp. (AES) Up 5% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - June 13 at 7:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Corp. (AES) Up 5% Since Earnings Report: Can It Continue?
finance.yahoo.com - June 13 at 7:46 AM
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americanbankingnews.com logoAES Corp (AES) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 9 at 7:42 AM
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