Aeropostale Company Profile (NYSE:ARO)

About Aeropostale

Aeropostale logoAeropostale, Inc. is a specialty retailer of casual apparel and accessories, principally serving young women and men through its Aeropostale stores and Website and 4 to 12 year-olds through its P.S. from Aeropostale stores and Website. The Company operates in two segments: retail stores and e-commerce, and international licensing. The Company provides customers with a focused selection of fashion and fashion basic merchandise through its retail stores and e-commerce channel. Aeropostale maintains control over its brands by designing, sourcing, marketing and selling all of its own merchandise, other than in licensed stores outside the United States. The Company's products can be purchased in Aeropostale stores and online at P.S. from Aeropostale products can be purchased in P.S. from Aeropostale stores, in certain Aeropostale stores and online at and

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Services
  • Industry: Apparel Stores
  • Sub-Industry: Apparel Retail
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: ARO
  • CUSIP: 00786510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $0.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $0.29
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $0.39
  • 52-Week Range: $0.15 - $3.56
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -0.16
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $0.30 (100.00% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
3/18/2016MizuhoLower Price TargetNeutral$0.65 -> $0.30View Rating Details
1/31/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
1/13/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$1.00 -> $0.25View Rating Details
12/4/2015Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
12/3/2015Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetHold$2.25 -> $0.65View Rating Details
12/3/2015Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$1.25 -> $0.60View Rating Details
10/19/2015WunderlichLower Price TargetHold$3.50 -> $0.50View Rating Details
8/28/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details
8/17/2015Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer Perform$2.00View Rating Details
5/24/2015BMO Capital MarketsReiterated RatingMarket Perform$3.50 -> $2.50View Rating Details
5/23/2015Susquehanna Bancshares IncReiterated RatingPositive$5.00View Rating Details
5/22/2015StephensReiterated RatingEqual Weight$3.50 -> $3.00View Rating Details
5/22/2015FBR & CoReiterated RatingMarket Perform$4.00 -> $3.00View Rating Details
5/22/2015Janney Montgomery ScottLower Price TargetNeutral$3.00 -> $2.00View Rating Details
4/15/2015GuggenheimInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
3/17/2016Q415($0.14)($0.14)$521.19 million$498.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/2/2015Q315($0.34)($0.31)$392.67 million$363.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2015Q215($0.56)($0.56)$336.06 million$326.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q115($0.55)($0.56)$324.28 million$318.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/12/2015Q414($0.03)$0.01$578.40 million$593.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/3/2014Q314($0.45)($0.45)$444.70 million$452.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/21/2014Q214($0.59)($0.46)$392.61 million$396.20 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q114($0.72)($0.52)$410.04 million$395.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/13/2014Q413($0.31)($0.35)$684.96 million$670.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
12/4/2013Q313($0.24)($0.33)$519.07 million$514.60 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/22/2013Q2 2013($0.24)($0.34)$453.97 million$454.00 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q1 2013($0.17)($0.16)$444.26 million$452.30 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
3/14/2013Q4 2012$0.23$0.24$779.66 million$797.70 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/28/20120.31$0.31$605.90 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/17/2012$0.13$0.13ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/8/2012$0.37$0.44ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/30/2011$0.28$0.30ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/18/2011($0.03)($0.02)ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/19/2011$0.20$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
3/10/2011$0.97$0.98ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-1.08 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-0.96 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20163($0.17)($0.13)($0.15)
Q2 20161($0.45)($0.45)($0.45)
Q3 20161($0.39)($0.39)($0.39)
Q4 20161($0.19)($0.19)($0.19)
Q1 20173$0.00$0.11$0.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/8/2016Stefan L. KaluznyInsiderSell6,280,792$0.17$1,067,734.64View SEC Filing  
10/5/2015Karin Hirtler-GarveyDirectorBuy33,000$0.58$19,140.00View SEC Filing  
9/18/2015Marc D. MillerCOOBuy60,000$0.72$43,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/17/2015David J. DickCFOBuy25,000$0.80$20,000.00View SEC Filing  
7/1/2015Evelyn S DilsaverDirectorBuy20,000$1.73$34,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/30/2015Ronald R BeegleDirectorBuy20,000$1.67$33,400.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2015Janet GroveDirectorBuy25,000$1.89$47,250.00View SEC Filing  
6/4/2015Julian GeigerCEOBuy250,000$1.92$480,000.00View SEC Filing  
5/29/2015Karin Hirtler-GarveyDirectorBuy20,000$1.90$38,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Mary Jo PileEVPBuy10,000$2.27$22,700.00View SEC Filing  
12/5/2014Kenneth B GilmanDirectorBuy10,000$2.46$24,600.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Ronald R BeegleDirectorBuy14,600$3.44$50,224.00View SEC Filing  
8/29/2014John N HaughDirectorBuy4,825$4.10$19,782.50View SEC Filing  
8/26/2014Kenneth B GilmanDirectorBuy30,000$3.83$114,900.00View SEC Filing  
8/25/2014Karin Hirtler-GarveyDirectorBuy55,000$3.56$195,800.00View SEC Filing  
8/14/2013Karin Hirtler-GarveyDirectorSell16,875$12.70$214,312.50View SEC Filing  
4/11/2013Ross A CittaVPSell1,477$14.05$20,751.85View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
DateHeadline logoH&M Is Slamming the Brakes On New Store Openings - Fortune (NYSE:ARO) - January 31 at 8:50 PM
News IconEarnings Parade Rolls On, What Are Analysts Saying About Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ARO) - January 31 at 8:50 PM
News IconAre Analysts Predicting a Near-Term Upswing For Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO)? - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ARO) - January 30 at 4:38 PM
News IconEarnings in Full Force, Analysts Take Aim at Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) - Wall Street Beacon (NYSE:ARO) - January 25 at 2:08 AM
News IconThis Weeks Target Prices For Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) - NewsDen (NYSE:ARO) - January 23 at 3:42 PM logoWhich Mall Stores Are Closing? (NYSE:ARO) - January 13 at 4:06 PM logoBigger Apple store (and more changes) coming to Raleigh’s Crabtree Valley Mall (NYSE:ARO) - January 12 at 2:27 AM logoThe death of malls is going to reshape the teen experience in America (NYSE:ARO) - January 5 at 3:54 PM
News IconRetail Macro Report. See last page for Important Disclosures and Analyst Certification (NYSE:ARO) - December 31 at 3:36 PM
News IconAeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) Valuation According To Analysts - UK Market News (NYSE:ARO) - December 29 at 8:55 PM
News IconNew Analyst Ratings On Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) - NewsDen (NYSE:ARO) - December 24 at 3:35 PM
News IconAeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) Under Analyst Spotlight - UK Market News (NYSE:ARO) - December 9 at 3:40 PM logoBRIEF-Aeropostale says CEO Julian Geiger to resign - SEC filing (NYSE:ARO) - November 21 at 7:15 PM
News IconBroker Changes For Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) - NewsDen (NYSE:ARO) - November 16 at 3:38 PM
News IconAnalyst Coverage: Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) - NewsDen (NYSE:ARO) - November 10 at 9:41 PM
News IconAeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) – Broker Update - NewsDen (NYSE:ARO) - November 9 at 3:40 PM logoAeropostale adds another 104 stores to ‘remaining open’ list; one in Triangle to close (NYSE:ARO) - November 8 at 2:17 PM logoHow Consumer and Retail Companies Are Embracing Mass Customization (NYSE:ARO) - October 9 at 3:29 PM
News IconRecently Changed Price Targets On Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) - NewsDen (NYSE:ARO) - October 8 at 3:31 PM logoRebel Teens Are Killing America’s Clothing Giants (NYSE:ARO) - October 3 at 8:21 AM logo[$$] Mall Owners Go on Defensive to Rescue Aéropostale (NYSE:ARO) - September 27 at 8:08 AM logoRevisiting Destination XL Group - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:ARO) - September 23 at 3:59 PM
News IconWunderlich Cuts Aeropostale Price Target to $0.50 (ARO) - Petro Global News 24 (NYSE:ARO) - September 23 at 8:29 AM logoAeropostale a retail phoenix already (NYSE:ARO) - September 22 at 8:37 AM logoLast-Minute Deal Helps Save 400 Aeropostale Inc Stores - (NYSE:ARO) - September 17 at 8:23 AM logoSimon and General Growth Confirm Aeropostale Acquisition (NYSE:ARO) - September 17 at 8:23 AM logoBRIEF-Aeropostale:Court approves asset purchase agreement (NYSE:ARO) - September 16 at 6:30 PM logoLast-Minute Deal Helps Save 400 Aeropostale Inc Stores (NYSE:ARO) - September 16 at 2:15 PM logoBankrupt Aeropostale to keep 75 percent more stores open (NYSE:ARO) - September 16 at 12:16 PM logoCourt approves $243M Aeropostale sale, saving 7K plus jobs (NYSE:ARO) - September 12 at 3:34 PM logoAeropostale Wins OK to Sell Assets (NYSE:ARO) - September 12 at 3:15 PM logoExpress: Not A No-Brainer Buy - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:ARO) - September 5 at 8:26 AM logoConsortium bids $243M to win Aeropostale auction - Seeking Alpha (NYSE:ARO) - September 2 at 3:36 PM logoConsortium bids $243M to win Aeropostale auction (NYSE:ARO) - September 2 at 11:12 AM logoAeropostale Auction Closes With a $243.3 Million Bid - Fortune (NYSE:ARO) - September 2 at 8:15 AM logoConsortium's $243.3 million bid wins Aeropostale auction (NYSE:ARO) - September 2 at 12:51 AM logoUPDATE 1-Consortium's $243.3 mln bid wins Aeropostale auction (NYSE:ARO) - September 2 at 12:34 AM logoConsortium's $243.3 mln bid wins Aeropostale auction (NYSE:ARO) - September 1 at 11:49 PM logoSimon (SPG), General Growth (GGP) Bid to Save Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO) - September 1 at 3:34 PM
News IconInvestors could keep all 229 Aeropostale stores open (NYSE:ARO) - September 1 at 10:59 AM logoThe Mall Owners Strike Back (NYSE:ARO) - August 31 at 3:34 PM logo[$$] Consortium Submits Bid to Save 229 Aéropostale Stores (NYSE:ARO) - August 31 at 8:23 AM logoSo Much for Abercrombie & Fitch's Comeback - Fortune (NYSE:ARO) - August 30 at 3:34 PM logoSycamore Submits Bid for Bankrupt Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) - August 30 at 10:58 AM logoSycamore Partners confirms bid for bankrupt Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO) - August 29 at 5:32 PM logoSycamore Partners, liquidators bid on bankrupt U.S. teen retailer Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO) - August 27 at 8:23 AM logoUPDATE 1-Sycamore Partners, liquidators bid on bankrupt U.S. teen retailer Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO) - August 26 at 7:50 PM logoAeropostale’s 10K jobs in balance, auction pushed to next week (NYSE:ARO) - August 26 at 3:33 PM logoAmerican Apparel Is Thinking About Selling Itself - Fortune (NYSE:ARO) - August 20 at 8:35 AM
News IconAt least 7 big retail chains are closing dozens of their stores this year (NYSE:ARO) - August 15 at 7:40 PM


What is Aeropostale's stock symbol?

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

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

1 brokerages have issued twelve-month price objectives for Aeropostale's shares. Their forecasts range from $0.30 to $0.30. On average, they anticipate Aeropostale's stock price to reach $0.30 in the next twelve months.

When will Aeropostale announce their earnings?

Aeropostale is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May, 19th 2016.

How do I buy Aeropostale stock?

Shares of Aeropostale 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 Aeropostale stock cost?

One share of Aeropostale stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.15.

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Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by Staff