AES Corp Company Profile (NYSE:AES)

About AES Corp (NYSE:AES)

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. 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
  • Sub-Industry: Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders
  • Symbol: NYSE:AES
  • CUSIP: 00130H10
  • Web: www.aes.com
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: $7.78 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 660,144,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $11.37
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $11.47
  • 52 Week Range: $10.79 - $13.32
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 9.66
  • P/E Growth: 0.90
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: $13.81 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.56
  • Book Value: $4.53 per share
  • Price / Book: 2.60
Dividend:
  • Annual Dividend: $0.48
  • Dividend Yield: 4.2%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: $3.49 billion
  • 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%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 5.95 million shs.
  • Beta: 1.15
  • Short Ratio: 1.37
 

Frequently Asked Questions for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)

What is AES Corp's stock symbol?

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

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

AES Corp announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, April 13th. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 1st will be given a dividend of $0.12 per share on Monday, May 15th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 27th. View AES Corp's Dividend History.

How were AES Corp's earnings last quarter?

AES Corp (NYSE:AES) posted its earnings results on Monday, May, 8th. The company reported $0.17 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.03. The firm had revenue of $3.49 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $3.46 billion. AES Corp had a negative net margin of 1.95% and a positive return on equity of 14.01%. AES Corp's revenue was up 6.8% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.15 EPS. View AES Corp's Earnings History.

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

AES Corp 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 earnings per share estimate of $1.05.

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

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for AES Corp's stock. Their predictions range from $12.00 to $12.00. On average, they anticipate AES Corp's share price to reach $12.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for AES Corp.

Who are some of AES Corp's key competitors?

Who owns AES Corp stock?

AES Corp's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), BlackRock Inc. (0.00%), Boston Partners (2.84%), Ameriprise Financial Inc. (2.78%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (0.00%) and Aristotle Capital Management LLC (2.29%). Company insiders that own AES Corp stock include Andres Gluski, Elizabeth Hackenson, Fabian Souza, Santos Bernerd Da and Thomas M O'flynn. View Institutional Ownership Trends for AES Corp.

Who sold AES Corp stock? Who is selling AES Corp stock?

AES Corp's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Boston Partners, Janus Capital Management LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Lazard Asset Management LLC, Martingale Asset Management L P, LSV Asset Management and Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA. View Insider Buying and Selling for AES Corp.

Who bought AES Corp stock? Who is buying AES Corp stock?

AES Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Prudential Financial Inc., OppenheimerFunds Inc., AQR Capital Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Blackstart Capital LP. Company insiders that have bought AES Corp 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 AES Corp.

How do I buy AES Corp stock?

Shares of AES Corp 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 AES Corp stock cost?

One share of AES Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.79.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for AES Corp (NYSE:AES) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 3 Hold Ratings, 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $12.00 (1.78% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
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 CorpDowngradeNeutral -> UnderperformN/AView Rating Details
10/4/2016Barclays PLCDowngradeOverweight -> Equal Weight$14.00 -> $12.00N/AView Rating Details
6/16/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated 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 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Earnings by Quarter for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Earnings History by Quarter for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 AES Corp (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 AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Most Recent Dividend:5/15/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.48
Dividend Yield:4.07%
Dividend Growth:40.10% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:-117.07% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
45.71% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
39.34% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Track Record:4 Years of Consecutive Dividend Growth
Dividend Payments by Quarter for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)

Dividend History by Quarter for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
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 AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.95%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 93.97%
Insider Trades by Quarter for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Insider Trades by Quarter for 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)

Headlines

Headline Trends for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
Latest Headlines for AES Corp (NYSE:AES)
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finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to The AES Corp. : May 25, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 3:43 PM
nasdaq.com logoBullish Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - AES
www.nasdaq.com - May 24 at 8:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Announces Redemption of $3.375 Term Convertible Securities
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 8:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe AES Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AES-US : May 19, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 9:43 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 12:26 PM
nasdaq.com logoIs AES Corp. (AES) a Great Stock for Value Investors? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 17 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs AES Corp. (AES) a Great Stock for Value Investors?
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 12:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThree Miami Valley Seniors Awarded Energy Leadership Scholarships at the Ohio Youth Energy Celebration
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe University of Dayton Achieves $500,000 in Energy Efficiency Rebates from Dayton Power and Light
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Corporation, (The) -- Moody's upgrades AES' CFR to Ba2 from Ba3; stable outlook
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 6:15 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAES Corp (AES) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 9:38 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of AES earnings conference call or presentation 8-May-17 1:00pm GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 13 at 3:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoETFs with exposure to The AES Corp. : May 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 8:40 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDayton Power and Light Partners with The Foodbank for Energy Savings
finance.yahoo.com - May 11 at 3:39 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAnalysts Rate AES Corporation after Its 1Q17 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 3:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe AES Corp. :AES-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : May 9, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 3:21 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoQ4 2017 EPS Estimates for AES Corp (AES) Lowered by SunTrust Banks
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 9 at 9:56 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Corporation Reported Higher 1Q17 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Can Investors Expect from AES Stock?
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:24 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Corporation’s Valuation after Its 1Q17 Earnings
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:24 AM
nasdaq.com logoThe AES Corporation Q1 Profit Rises 3% - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 8 at 8:23 PM
nasdaq.com logoAES Corp. (AES) Misses on Q1 Earnings, Reaffirms '17 Outlook - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 8 at 8:23 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAES Corporation's (AES) CEO Andrés Gluski on Q1 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
seekingalpha.com - May 8 at 3:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAES Corp (AES) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Estimates By $0.03 EPS
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 1:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAES Corp (AES) Updates FY17 Earnings Guidance
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 8 at 11:38 AM
seekingalpha.com logoThe AES Corporation 2017 Q1 - Results - Earnings Call Slides
seekingalpha.com - May 8 at 11:20 AM
streetinsider.com logoAES Corp (AES) Misses Q1 EPS by 3c; Reaffirms 2017 Outlook
www.streetinsider.com - May 8 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results; Reaffirms 2017 Guidance and Long-Term Expectations
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES reports 1Q loss
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 11:19 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAES Corp. (AES) Misses on Q1 Earnings, Reaffirms '17 Outlook
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 11:19 AM
businesswire.com logoENGIE and AES Agree to Expand their LNG Marketing Partnership to Central America
www.businesswire.com - May 6 at 1:58 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoENGIE and AES Agree to Expand their LNG Marketing Partnership to Central America
finance.yahoo.com - May 6 at 1:58 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoAES Corp (AES) to Release Quarterly Earnings on Monday
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 8:08 PM
nasdaq.com logoIs a Beat in Store for AES Corporation (AES) in Q1 Earnings? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 5 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoCan Sempra Energy (SRE) Pull a Surprise in Q1 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - May 5 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs a Beat in Store for AES Corporation (AES) in Q1 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 3:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoIs a Surprise Coming for AES Corp. (AES) This Earnings Season?
finance.yahoo.com - May 4 at 3:23 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAES Corp (AES) Receives Daily News Impact Rating of 0.11
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 8:34 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Ameren Corporation (AEE) Disappoint in Q1 Earnings?
finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 3:25 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 3:25 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - May 2 at 6:16 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoFavorable Media Coverage Likely to Affect AES Corp (AES) Stock Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 30 at 11:17 AM
bizjournals.com logoDP&L awards $100K in grants to 2 Dayton-area communities
www.bizjournals.com - April 29 at 8:54 PM
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www.fool.com - April 29 at 3:54 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - April 29 at 3:54 PM
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www.fool.com - April 29 at 11:07 AM
nasdaq.com logoAES's Strong Dividend History Helps it Reach 'Top Dividend Stock of the Dow Utilities'
www.nasdaq.com - April 28 at 3:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe AES Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : AES-US : April 28, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 3:50 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoDayton Power and Light Awards Two $50,000 Environmental Grants to Beautify Area Cities
finance.yahoo.com - April 28 at 3:50 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAES Corp (AES) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Report Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 27 at 2:08 PM

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