Aeropostale Company Profile (NYSE:ARO)

About Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)

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: Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $0.29
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $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
  • Net Margins: -3.94%
  • Return on Assets: -14.95%
  • Average Volume: 2.18 million shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)

What is Aeropostale's stock symbol?

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

How were Aeropostale's earnings last quarter?

Aeropostale Inc (NYSE:ARO) announced its earnings results on Thursday, March, 17th. The company reported ($0.14) earnings per share for the quarter, meeting the consensus estimate of ($0.14). The business had revenue of $498 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $521.19 million. Aeropostale's revenue for the quarter was down 16.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $0.01 EPS. View Aeropostale's Earnings History.

Who are some of Aeropostale's key competitors?

Who are Aeropostale's key executives?

Aeropostale's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Karin Hirtler-Garvey, Chairman of the Board
  • David J. Dick, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President, Principal Accounting Officer
  • Marc D. Miller, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President
  • William A. Brandt Jr., Chief Restructuring Officer
  • Michael J. Cunningham CPA, Director
  • Julian R. Geiger, Director
  • Ronald R. Beegle, Independent Director
  • Evelyn S. Dilsaver, Independent Director
  • Kenneth B. Gilman, Independent Director

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.

What is Aeropostale's stock price today?

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

MarketBeat Community Rating for Aeropostale (NYSE ARO)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  591 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  799
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
3/18/2016MizuhoLower Price TargetNeutral$0.65 -> $0.30N/AView Rating Details
1/31/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldN/AView Rating Details
1/13/2016SunTrust Banks, Inc.Lower Price TargetNeutral$1.00 -> $0.25N/AView Rating Details
12/4/2015Telsey Advisory GroupReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
12/3/2015Topeka Capital MarketsLower Price TargetHold$2.25 -> $0.65N/AView Rating Details
12/3/2015Jefferies Group LLCReiterated RatingHold$1.25 -> $0.60N/AView Rating Details
10/19/2015WunderlichLower Price TargetHold$3.50 -> $0.50N/AView Rating Details
8/28/2015Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingSellN/AView Rating Details
8/17/2015Wolfe ResearchInitiated CoveragePeer Perform$2.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 7/26/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Earnings by Quarter for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Earnings History by Quarter 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)
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20173$0.00$0.11$0.05
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Insider Trades by Quarter 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)


Headline Trends for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
Latest Headlines for Aeropostale (NYSE:ARO)
DateHeadline logoBRIEF-Aeropostale says filed certificate of amendment to restated certificate of incorporation changing co's name to Aro Liquidation Inc - July 12 at 1:40 AM logoBRIEF-Aeropostale says filed certificate of amendment to restated certificate of incorporation changing co's name to ... - Reuters - July 11 at 8:39 PM logoState Street Global Advisors Announces Impact of Receiving Settlement Payment - Business Wire (press release) - June 14 at 3:45 PM logoZero Moat, Dying Industry And Anemic Business Model Create A Favorable Stock Price For New York & Company - Seeking Alpha - May 23 at 8:53 AM logoSimon Says Quality Wins The Race - Seeking Alpha - May 2 at 3:41 PM logoCritical Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Aeropostale (ARO) Share Price - April 27 at 10:26 AM logoAeropostale (ARO) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, AlphaOne Reports - April 18 at 11:13 AM logoARO : Summary for Aeropostale Inc - Yahoo Finance - March 29 at 8:51 PM logoBuckle: Headed For Disaster - Seeking Alpha - March 6 at 3:35 PM logoH&M Is Slamming the Brakes On New Store Openings - Fortune - January 31 at 8:50 PM logoWhich Mall Stores Are Closing? - January 13 at 4:06 PM logoBigger Apple store (and more changes) coming to Raleigh’s Crabtree Valley Mall - January 12 at 2:27 AM logoThe death of malls is going to reshape the teen experience in America - January 5 at 3:54 PM logoAeropostale adds another 104 stores to ‘remaining open’ list; one in Triangle to close - November 8 at 2:17 PM logoHow Consumer and Retail Companies Are Embracing Mass Customization - October 9 at 3:29 PM logoRebel Teens Are Killing America’s Clothing Giants - October 3 at 8:21 AM logo[$$] Mall Owners Go on Defensive to Rescue Aéropostale - September 27 at 8:08 AM logoRevisiting Destination XL Group - Seeking Alpha - September 23 at 3:59 PM logoAeropostale a retail phoenix already - September 22 at 8:37 AM logoLast-Minute Deal Helps Save 400 Aeropostale Inc Stores - - September 17 at 8:23 AM logoSimon and General Growth Confirm Aeropostale Acquisition - September 17 at 8:23 AM logoLast-Minute Deal Helps Save 400 Aeropostale Inc Stores - September 16 at 2:15 PM logoBankrupt Aeropostale to keep 75 percent more stores open - September 16 at 12:16 PM logoCourt approves $243M Aeropostale sale, saving 7K plus jobs - September 12 at 3:34 PM logoAeropostale Wins OK to Sell Assets - September 12 at 3:15 PM logoExpress: Not A No-Brainer Buy - Seeking Alpha - September 5 at 8:26 AM logoConsortium bids $243M to win Aeropostale auction - Seeking Alpha - September 2 at 3:36 PM logoConsortium bids $243M to win Aeropostale auction - September 2 at 11:12 AM logoAeropostale Auction Closes With a $243.3 Million Bid - Fortune - September 2 at 8:15 AM logoSimon (SPG), General Growth (GGP) Bid to Save Aeropostale - September 1 at 3:34 PM logoThe Mall Owners Strike Back - August 31 at 3:34 PM logo[$$] Consortium Submits Bid to Save 229 Aéropostale Stores - August 31 at 8:23 AM logoSo Much for Abercrombie & Fitch's Comeback - Fortune - August 30 at 3:34 PM logoSycamore Submits Bid for Bankrupt Aeropostale Inc - August 30 at 10:58 AM logoSycamore Partners, liquidators bid on bankrupt U.S. teen retailer Aeropostale - August 27 at 8:23 AM



Aeropostale (ARO) Chart for Wednesday, July, 26, 2017

This page was last updated on 7/26/2017 by Staff