American Electric Power Co., Inc. (NYSE: AEP) is a large market cap stock with a market cap of 30712.57. It is in the Electric Utilities industry and sector Utilities, with a current P/E of 17.76, a forward P/E of 16.27 and EPS of 3.5. At a stock price of 62.18 (0.00%) it has a dividend yield of 3.60%.
EPS growth for the last five years have been 7.30%, more recently this last year it has grown by 10.80%. The next year growth is going to be about 3.47% and more long-term 2.31% after five years. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 17.00%. Sales growth for the past five years have been 2.70% and sales growth quarter over quarter is 1.70%.
For performance, American Electric Power Co., Inc. the past week has seen a gain of -4.87%. For the last month performance for American Electric Power Co., Inc. is -5.84%. While the last quarter is -10.79% and half year, -3.45%. Finally for the year, performance is 13.83%.
The 52-week high for American Electric Power Co., Inc., is at -12.09%, and for the 52-week low it comes to a value of 19.72%. The 20-day simple moving average is -5.90% and -2.54% for the 200-day simple moving average.
Volatility for the week is at 2.02%, and for the month it is 1.65%. American Electric Power Co., Inc., has a target price of 71.44.
In terms of debt, long term debt/equity is 0.95, and for total debt/equity American Electric Power Co., Inc. has 1.18. The gross margin is 82.50%, while operating margin is 19.90%, the profit margin is 12.50%. The current ratio is 0.6 and the quick ratio is 0.4.
Insider ownership is at *TBA, with instituitional ownership at 70.00%. American Electric Power Co., Inc. has a payout ratio of 54.50%. With the total shares outstanding coming to 493.93. The shares float is 491.63, with the float short at 0.87%, with short ratio coming to 1.73.
In terms of returns, the return on assets see American Electric Power Co., Inc., get 3.20%, with its returns on investment at 6.30%. Return on equity is 11.00%. So will the investors see the target price of 71.44, reached soon?
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