American Electric Power Co Inc (AEP)

AEP (NYSE:Utilities)
$56.47
pos +1.19
+2.15%
Today's Range: 55.45 - 56.67 | AEP Avg Daily Volume: 2,489,200
Last Update: 10/24/14 - 4:04 PM EDT
Volume: 2,814,673
YTD Performance: 18.27%
Open: $55.53
Previous Close: $55.28
52 Week Range: $44.38 - $55.94
Oustanding Shares: 488,670,382
Market Cap: 27,326,447,761
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for AEP
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 7 7 7 5
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 2
Hold 7 7 7 6
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.00 2.00 2.00 2.04
Latest Dividend: 0.50
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.71%
Dividend Ex-Date: 08/06/14
Price Earnings Ratio: 15.38
Price Earnings Comparisons:
AEP Sector Avg. S&P 500
15.38 15.80 27.71
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
2.43% 18.83% 41.27%
GROWTH 12 Mo 3 Yr CAGR
Revenue 2.80 0.06 0.02
Net Income 17.60 0.22 0.07
EPS 17.10 0.20 0.06
Earnings for AEP:
EBITDA 4.96B
Revenue 15.36B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (12/14) Qtr (03/15) FY (12/14) FY (12/15)
Average Estimate $0.53 $1.01 $3.48 $3.57
Number of Analysts 8 4 13 14
High Estimate $0.68 $1.17 $3.50 $3.67
Low Estimate $0.45 $0.91 $3.44 $3.50
Prior Year $0.60 $1.15 $3.23 $3.48
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -12.29% -12.17% 7.67% 2.65%
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By

Glenn Williams

 | Aug 22, 2014 | 3:00 PM EDT

Dynegy is emerging as a serious independent power producer.

bearishAmerican Electric downgraded at Morgan Stanley

Aug 4, 2014 | 6:46 AM EDT

AEP was downgraded to Equal-weight, Morgan Stanley said. $52 price target. Valuation call, as the stock has outperformed over the past year.

By

Glenn Williams

 | Jul 14, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

As an investor, you don't need a weatherman to know which way earnings will go.

By

Glenn Williams

 | Jul 7, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT

Its power fleet uses a higher percentage of coal, but efficiency makes the difference.

By

David Katz

 | Jun 24, 2014 | 12:00 PM EDT

Its regulated operations are stable, and its merchant utility business is bottoming out.

bullishAmerican Electric Power price target, estimates raised at Jefferies

Jun 19, 2014 | 8:21 AM EDT

AEP upped its numbers, Jefferies said. Increased due to updated power prices. $56 price target and Hold rating. 

By

Jim Cramer

 | Jun 9, 2014 | 6:50 AM EDT

If you step out of the blinding spotlight, the truly rewarding buying opportunities become obvious.

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Glenn Williams

 | Jun 2, 2014 | 4:35 PM EDT

The EPA's rules are neither as bad as some feared or as good as some hoped.

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Jim Cramer

 | Apr 28, 2014 | 8:30 AM EDT

I have only heard fear mongering and anti-historical diatribes.

bullishAmerican Electric Power price target, EPS boosted at UBS

Apr 28, 2014 | 7:55 AM EDT

AEP upped its number, UBS said. Driven by accelerating costs into 2014. $52 price target and Neutral rating. 

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