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NYSE:AESAES Stock Price, Forecast & News

$12.24
-0.07 (-0.57 %)
(As of 05/25/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$11.97
Now: $12.24
$12.34
50-Day Range
$11.61
MA: $12.94
$14.72
52-Week Range
$8.11
Now: $12.24
$21.23
Volume5.94 million shs
Average Volume6.08 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.14 billion
P/E Ratio27.82
Dividend Yield4.68%
Beta1.02
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. It uses a range of fuels to generate electricity, including natural gas, coal, pet coke, diesel, and oil, as well as renewables, such as hydro, solar, wind, energy storage, biomass, and landfill gas. The company owns and/or operates a generation portfolio of approximately 31,792 megawatts. It has operations in the United States, El Salvador, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia. The company was formerly known as Applied Energy Services, Inc. and changed its name to The AES Corporation in April 2000. The AES Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 4.5Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 4.2Insider Behavior: 4.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

3.12 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Electric, gas & sanitary services
Sub-IndustryIndependent Power Producers & Energy Traders
SectorUtilities
CUSIP00130H10
Phone703-522-1315

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.19 billion
Cash Flow$3.44 per share
Book Value$7.88 per share

Profitability

Net Income$303 million

Miscellaneous

Employees10,500
Market Cap$8.14 billion
Next Earnings Date8/4/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

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AES (NYSE:AES) Frequently Asked Questions

How has AES's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

AES's stock was trading at $14.16 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AES shares have decreased by 13.6% and is now trading at $12.24. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AES?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AES in the last year. There are currently 7 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View analyst ratings for AES.

When is AES's next earnings date?

AES is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 4th 2020. View our earnings forecast for AES.

How were AES's earnings last quarter?

AES Corp (NYSE:AES) issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 7th. The utilities provider reported $0.29 earnings per share for the quarter, hitting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.29. The utilities provider earned $2.34 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.73 billion. AES had a return on equity of 23.42% and a net margin of 2.97%. The business's revenue for the quarter was down 11.8% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.28 earnings per share. View AES's earnings history.

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

AES declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 15th. Stockholders of record on Friday, May 1st will be paid a dividend of $0.1433 per share on Friday, May 15th. This represents a $0.57 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.68%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 30th. View AES's dividend history.

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

AES updated its FY 2020 Pre-Market earnings guidance on Thursday, May, 7th. The company provided EPS guidance of 1.32-1.42 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.41.

What price target have analysts set for AES?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year target prices for AES's shares. Their forecasts range from $15.00 to $23.00. On average, they anticipate AES's stock price to reach $18.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 47.1% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for AES.

Has AES been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AES stock has been trending very negative on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of 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 -3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the utilities provider a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news aboutAES.

Are investors shorting AES?

AES saw a decrease in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totaling 5,760,000 shares, a decrease of 20.9% from the April 30th total of 7,280,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 6,250,000 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.9 days. Currently, 0.9% of the company's shares are short sold. 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 AT&T (T), Ford Motor (F), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), AbbVie (ABBV), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), Bank of America (BAC) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are AES's key executives?

AES's management team includes the following 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)

What is AES's stock symbol?

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

Who are AES's major shareholders?

AES's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Capital World Investors (12.24%), BlackRock Inc. (8.43%), State Street Corp (5.29%), Capital International Investors (1.81%), Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA (1.75%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.72%). Company insiders that own AES stock include Andres Gluski, Gustavo Pimenta, Jeffrey W Ubben, John B Morse Jr, Julian Nebreda, Lisa Krueger, Santos Bernerd Da, Tarun Khanna and Tish Mendoza. View institutional ownership trends for AES.

Which institutional investors are selling AES stock?

AES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Pictet Asset Management Ltd., BlackRock Inc., Invesco Ltd., AJO LP, Geode Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP, Wellington Management Group LLP, and Deutsche Bank AG. View insider buying and selling activity for AES.

Which institutional investors are buying AES stock?

AES stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, Capital International Investors, Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Bruni J V & Co. Co., Raymond James & Associates, State Street Corp, and Swiss National Bank. Company insiders that have bought AES stock in the last two years include Andres Gluski, Gustavo Pimenta, Jeffrey W Ubben, John B Morse Jr, Lisa Krueger, Santos Bernerd Da, Tarun Khanna, and Tish Mendoza. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $12.24.

How big of a company is AES?

AES has a market capitalization of $8.14 billion and generates $10.19 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $303 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.36 on an earnings per share basis. AES employs 10,500 workers across the globe.

What is AES's official website?

The official website for AES is 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]

This page was last updated on 5/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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