The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) started the day on May 19, 2021, with a price increase of 0.20% at $24.94. During the day, the stock rose to $24.965 and sunk to $24.3401 before settling in for the price of $24.89 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, AES posted a 52-week range of $11.97-$29.07.
It was noted that the giant of the Utilities sector posted annual sales growth of -3.00% over the last 5 years. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -32.60%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -85.80%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $666.00 million, simultaneously with a float of $664.16 million. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $16.01 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $26.98, while the 200-day Moving Average is $22.98.
It is quite fundamental to gauge the extent of the productivity of the business which is accounted for 8200 workers. It has generated 1,178,171 per worker during the last fiscal year. Meanwhile, its income per employee was 5,244. The stock had 6.34 Receivables turnover and 0.28 Total Asset turnover. For the Profitability, stocks gross margin was +27.89, operating margin was +26.18 and Pretax Margin of +5.05.
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 0.30%, in contrast to 96.70% 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.
The AES Corporation (AES) Earnings and Revenue Records
In the latest quarterly report released, which was put into the public domain on 3/30/2021, the organization reported $0.28 earnings per share (EPS) for the three months, lower than the consensus estimate (set at $0.3) by -$0.02. This company achieved a net margin of +0.45 while generating a return on equity of 1.16. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 0.41 per share during the current fiscal year.
The AES Corporation’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -85.80% and is forecasted to reach 1.68 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will increase by 8.15% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -32.60% 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 1.20. The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.71. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 1.61. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 48.51.
In the same vein, AES’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded -0.38, a figure that is expected to reach 0.30 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 1.68 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 5.65 million that shows plunge from its year to date volume of 6.68 million. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 36.17% While, its Average True Range was 0.76.
Raw Stochastic average of The AES Corporation (AES) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 35.57%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 20.59% 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 27.91% that was lower than 36.56% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.