The Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) is going up by 0.39% in today’s trading session, a rise equivalent to 0.29% of the stock’s price from yesterday’s market close. A news came out on 08/09/19 stating that Ameren Corporation Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend by WSJ. The lowest point that the shares touched during the trading session was $75.13, while the peak of the day was recorded at a share price of $76.77. AEE finished the previous session at $75.25 according to the data provided by Barchart, while the trading volume was observed to be $1,012,651.
In the 100 days of trading, AEE managed to top a 74.56% Moving average. Additionally, Ameren Corporation shares have achieved a 52-week range between 62.06 and 77.77 alongside 100 days raw stochastic set at 70.87%.
The number of shares outstanding, according to the fundamentals of the company, is set at 245.60M, equal to the value of $18.48B in market capitalization. Financial analysts indicate that AEE shares should be still ranked as a “Hold”. In the last 30 days, Ameren Corporation shares went down by -2.36%, adding 77.41 to growth in value, on top of a +2.60% boost since 07/15/19.
Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) Analyst’s Estimates
Ameren Corporation (AEE) could record at least $1.44 per share in quarterly earnings in the upcoming report on 11/09/2019, a number that would actually represent an increase of 8.00% YOY.
According to the average analyst rating, Ameren Corporation would be rated as 2.64. Out of 11 different analysts monitoring AEE stock, 2 analysts rate the stock as a BUY, 9 suggest to give the rating of HOLD, 0 indicate that AEE is an OUTPERFORM, 0 rated the stock as a SELL, and 0 analyst believes that the stock should be rated as UNDERPERFORM.
On Jul-25-19, the stock earned a Upgrade rating due to a new analyst call from Argus, while analysts from UBS believe that the stock is set at Neutral from Buy, as concluded on Nov-29-18. SunTrust, is still rather wary about the stock, deciding to keep the rating at Hold as confirmed through a call on Sep-26-18.
Goldman, on the other hand, provided a rather enthusiastic opinion on the rating, concluded in an analyst call on May-23-18, giving the stock a Neutral from the Sell rating.
AEE Key Ratios To Watch:
Taking in account the profitability of the Company, gross profit margin of +29.25% has been attained, while the operating margin has been recorded at +21.57%. The firm is also showcasing profitability through returns on assets in the company’s ownership, with ROA set at 3.07%. Beta value of the stock is recorded at 0.26. Additionally, Ameren Corporation is recording price volatility of 1.75% for the period of the last seven days and 1.76% in the last 30 days.
Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) Technical Outlook
For the period of the last 50 days, Ameren Corporation had its Raw Stochastic average set at 46.71% for the latest technical analysis. In comparison to the period of the last 20 days, the present Raw Stochastic average for the last 50 days poses as improvement, set at 51.20%. Stochastic %K for Ameren Corporation, with the last 20 days included, was set at 56.46%, having Stochastic %D topping 67.01%. Based on the previous performance of the company for the mentioned period, there are more than several recorded moving trends. When it comes to the period of the last 12 months, accounting the time for year-to-date, price performance appears to be encouraging for Ameren Corporation stocks with recording 19.46% in metrics.
Ameren Corporation Insider Watch:
As far as the position of shares issued by Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) for the period concluded at the market close of 08/14/19, 263 institutional investors increased their positions in AEE shares by 8,096,405, 261 decreased positions by 11,189,079 and 98 institutional investors decided to hold positions at 154,205,985. These numbers put the complete list of institutional holdings set at 173,491,469 shares, in accordance with filings submitted to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The stock had another 58 institutional investments with 1,233,672 new shares in addition to having 64 institutional investors selling their positions in 1,076,199 shares.