Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 12651.59. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 22.03, a forward P/E of 18.8 and EPS of 2.37. At a stock price of 52.49 (0.65%) it has a dividend yield of 3.26%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 32.50%, more recently this last year it has grown by -1.00%. The next year growth is going to be about 10.61% and more long-term 5.20% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is -2.80%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -4.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is -7.80%.
For performance, Ameren Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -0.17%. For the last month performance for Ameren Corporation is -0.25%. While the last quarter is 10.29% and half year, 21.03%. Finally for the year, performance is 36.63%.
The 52-week high for Ameren Corporation, is at -2.94%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 42.19%. The 20-day simple moving average is 3.06% and 13.15% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.44%, and for the month it is 1.43%. Ameren Corporation, has a target price of 52.5.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 1, and for total debt/equity Ameren Corporation has 1.11. The gross margin is 85.90%, while operating margin is 20.50%, the profit margin is 10.50%. The current ratio is 0.8 and the quick ratio is 0.5.
Insider ownership is at 0.30%, with instituitional ownership at 69.80%. Ameren Corporation has a payout ratio of 64.60%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 242.6. The shares float is 241.88, with the float short at 2.19%, with short ratio coming to 2.85.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Ameren Corporation, get 2.70%, with its returns on investment at 6.20%. Return on equity is 9.10%. So will the investors see the target price of 52.5, reached soon?
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