The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) started the day on February 18, 2021, with a price decrease of -3.30% at $27.81. During the day, the stock rose to $28.815 and sunk to $27.3699 before settling in for the price of $28.76 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, AES posted a 52-week range of $8.11-$29.07.
The Utilities Sector giants’ yearly sales growth during the last 5-year period was -8.80%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -14.20%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -70.60%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $665.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $663.18 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $18.15 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $24.87, while the 200-day Moving Average is $18.83.
While finding the extent of efficiency of the company that is accounted for 21000 employees. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +23.18, operating margin was +21.26 and Pretax Margin of +9.82.
The AES Corporation (AES) Ownership Facts and Figures
Now let’s turn our focus to how large-scale investors are working with this stock of the Utilities – Diversified Industry. The AES Corporation’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.20%, in contrast to 93.60% institutional ownership. According to the most recent insider trade that took place on Jun 11, this organization’s Director bought 500,000 shares at the rate of 12.22, making the entire transaction reach 6,110,000 in total value, affecting insider ownership by 5,346,500. Preceding that transaction, on May 15, Company’s Director bought 500,000 for 11.67, making the whole transaction’s value amount to 5,835,000. This particular insider is now the holder of 4,846,500 in total.
The AES Corporation (AES) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 9/29/2020, the organization reported $0.42 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, lower than the consensus estimate (set at $0.43) by -$0.01. This company achieved a net margin of +2.96 while generating a return on equity of 7.58. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.34 per share during the current fiscal year.
The AES Corporation’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -70.60% and is forecasted to reach 1.56 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 7.40% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -14.20% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for The AES Corporation (AES). It’s Quick Ratio in the last reported quarter now stands at 0.90. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.88. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.90. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 92.15.
In the same vein, AES’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.53, a figure that is expected to reach 0.44 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.56 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of The AES Corporation (AES)
If we take a close look at the recent performances of The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES), its last 5-days Average volume was 6.06 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 7.17 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 80.59% While, its Average True Range was 0.87.
Raw Stochastic average of The AES Corporation (AES) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 89.15%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 73.91% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 27.46% that was lower than 35.63% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.