Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 12243.75. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 18.94, a forward P/E of 17.65 and EPS of 2.57. At a stock price of 48.65 (0.33%) it has a dividend yield of 3.49%.
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 8.37% and more long-term 5.20% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 50.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been -4.40% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 1.90%.
For performance, Ameren Corporation the past week has seen a gain of -2.41%. For the last month performance for Ameren Corporation is -1.51%. While the last quarter is -4.16% and half year, 1.21%. Finally for the year, performance is 27.07%.
The 52-week high for Ameren Corporation, is at -9.26%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 30.32%. The 20-day simple moving average is -4.08% and 2.90% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 1.92%, and for the month it is 1.49%. Ameren Corporation, has a target price of 53.21.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.95, and for total debt/equity Ameren Corporation has 1.13. The gross margin is 85.50%, while operating margin is 21.80%, the profit margin is 10.40%. The current ratio is 0.7 and the quick ratio is 0.4.
Insider ownership is at 0.10%, with instituitional ownership at 70.00%. Ameren Corporation has a payout ratio of 65.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 251.67. The shares float is 241.88, with the float short at 2.30%, with short ratio coming to 3.76.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see Ameren Corporation, get 2.60%, with its returns on investment at 6.20%. Return on equity is 9.00%. So will the investors see the target price of 53.21, reached soon?
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