NYSE:AES - AES Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$15.61 +0.06 (+0.39 %)
(As of 01/22/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$15.55
Today's Range$15.44 - $15.74
52-Week Range$9.86 - $16.28
Volume3.33 million shs
Average Volume5.30 million shs
Market Capitalization$10.34 billion
P/E Ratio14.45
Dividend Yield3.36%
Beta0.94
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 34,905 megawatts. It has operations in the United States, 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$10.53 billion
Cash Flow$2.8590 per share
Book Value$7.34 per share

Profitability

Net Income$-1,161,000,000.00

Miscellaneous

Employees19,000
Market Cap$10.34 billion
OptionableOptionable

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 announced a quarterly dividend on Monday, December 10th. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 1st will be given a dividend of $0.1365 per share on Friday, February 15th. This represents a $0.55 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.50%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 31st. This is a boost from AES's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13. View AES's Dividend History.

How were AES's earnings last quarter?

AES Corp (NYSE:AES) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 6th. The utilities provider reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.05. The utilities provider had revenue of $2.84 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $3.63 billion. AES had a positive return on equity of 19.50% and a negative net margin of 2.48%. The company's quarterly revenue was up 5.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.23 EPS. View AES's Earnings History.

When is AES's next earnings date?

AES is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for AES.

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

AES issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Tuesday, November, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.15-1.25 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.21. AES also updated its FY 2018 guidance to $1.15-1.25 EPS.

What price target have analysts set for AES?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued 12 month price targets for AES's shares. Their predictions range from $12.50 to $14.50. On average, they anticipate AES's stock price to reach $13.40 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 14.2%. View Analyst Price Targets for AES.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for AES?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for AES in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 3 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for AES.

Has AES been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about AES stock has been trending very positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. AES earned a news impact score of 3.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the utilities provider a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

Who are some of AES's key competitors?

Who are AES's key executives?

AES's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrés Ricardo Gluski Weilert Ph.D., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 60)
  • Mr. Bernerd Da Santos, COO & Exec. VP (Age 54)
  • Ms. Letitia D. Mendoza, Sr. VP of HR & Bus. Services and Chief HR Officer (Age 42)
  • Mr. Thomas M. O'Flynn, Exec. VP (Age 58)
  • Mr. Gustavo Duarte Pimenta, Exec. VP & CFO (Age 40)

Who are AES's major shareholders?

AES's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Montreal Can (2.48%), Hexavest Inc. (0.70%), Personal Capital Advisors Corp (0.27%), Hennessy Advisors Inc. (0.23%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.09%) and Centre Asset Management LLC (0.08%). Company insiders that own AES stock include Andres Gluski, Jeffrey W Ubben, 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 Hennessy Advisors Inc., Visionary Asset Management Inc., Personal Capital Advisors Corp, BB&T Corp, Gulf International Bank UK Ltd, Meeder Asset Management Inc., Centre Asset Management LLC and State of Alaska Department of Revenue. 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 Hexavest Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Dorsey Wright & Associates, DNB Asset Management AS, Bowling Portfolio Management LLC, James Investment Research Inc., Hudson Valley Investment Advisors Inc. ADV and Intact Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have bought AES stock in the last two years include Andres Gluski, 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is AES's stock price today?

One share of AES stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.61.

How big of a company is AES?

AES has a market capitalization of $10.34 billion and generates $10.53 billion in revenue each year. The utilities provider earns $-1,161,000,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.08 on an earnings per share basis. AES employs 19,000 workers across the globe.

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:  280 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  334 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  614
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 1/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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