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NYSE:AES - AES Stock Price, Forecast & News

$13.45
-0.05 (-0.37 %)
(As of 03/27/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$12.68
Now: $13.45
$13.83
50-Day Range
$9.56
MA: $16.92
$21.03
52-Week Range
$8.11
Now: $13.45
$21.23
Volume5.61 million shs
Average Volume8.44 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.93 billion
P/E Ratio29.89
Dividend Yield4.25%
Beta1.14
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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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$3.43 per share
Book Value$7.88 per share

Profitability

Net Income$303 million

Miscellaneous

Employees10,500
Market Cap$8.93 billion
Next Earnings Date5/5/2020 (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 COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, AES stock has decreased by 5.0% and is now trading at $13.45. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of AES?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AES in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 5 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, May 5th 2020. View our earnings forecast for AES.

How were AES's earnings last quarter?

AES Corp (NYSE:AES) announced its earnings results on Friday, February, 28th. The utilities provider reported $0.35 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.33 by $0.02. The utilities provider earned $2.43 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.93 billion. AES had a net margin of 2.97% and a return on equity of 22.82%. The company's revenue was down 7.3% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $0.36 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 Monday, December 9th. Stockholders of record on Friday, January 31st will be given a dividend of $0.1433 per share on Friday, February 14th. This represents a $0.57 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.26%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 30th. This is a positive change from AES's previous quarterly dividend of $0.14. View AES's dividend history.

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

AES updated its FY20 earnings guidance on Friday, February, 28th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.40-1.48 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.45.

What price target have analysts set for AES?

6 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for AES's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $23.00. On average, they expect AES's share price to reach $18.21 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 35.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for AES.

Has AES been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about AES stock have trended negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AES earned a coverage optimism score of -2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the utilities provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutAES.

Are investors shorting AES?

AES saw a increase in short interest in the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 9,846,900 shares, an increase of 18.8% from the February 27th total of 8,290,000 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,630,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 2.1 days. Approximately 1.5% of the shares of the stock 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), NVIDIA (NVDA), Bank of America (BAC), Ford Motor (F), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Intel (INTC), AbbVie (ABBV) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

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 (11.03%), State Street Corp (5.20%), FMR LLC (4.00%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (2.15%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (2.04%) and Geode Capital Management LLC (1.87%). 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 major investors are selling AES stock?

AES stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including AQR Capital Management LLC, AJO LP, DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral Genossenschafts Bank Frankfurt am Main, Panagora Asset Management Inc., Prudential Financial Inc., Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA, Hexavest Inc., and Bank of Montreal Can. View insider buying and selling activity for AES.

Which major investors are buying AES stock?

AES stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital World Investors, FMR LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., National Pension Service, Marshall Wace LLP, Geode Capital Management LLC, and Jennison Associates LLC. 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 $13.45.

How big of a company is AES?

AES has a market capitalization of $8.93 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. 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:  325 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  384 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  709
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 3/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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