Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) went down by -2.00% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $86.90. The company’s stock price has collected -1.11% of loss in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 07/15/21 that Ameren recognized as a Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion
Is It Worth Investing in Ameren Corporation (NYSE :AEE) Right Now?
Ameren Corporation (NYSE:AEE) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 21.52 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for AEE is at 0.28. Opinions of the stock are interesting as 9 analysts out of 15 who provided ratings for Ameren Corporation declared the stock was a “buy,” while 0 rated the stock as “overweight,” 5 rated it as “hold,” and 0 as “sell.”
The average price from analysts is $89.82, which is $6.62 above the current price. AEE currently public float of 254.03M and currently shorts hold a 1.24% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AEE was 1.34M shares.
AEE’s Market Performance
AEE stocks went down by -1.11% for the week, with a monthly drop of -1.31% and a quarterly performance of -3.27%, while its annual performance rate touched 5.51%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.06% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 1.65% for Ameren Corporation. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is 0.12% for AEE stocks with a simple moving average of 3.09% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AEE
Many brokerage firms have already submitted their reports for AEE stocks, with Goldman repeating the rating for AEE by listing it as a “Neutral.” The predicted price for AEE in the upcoming period, according to Goldman is $90 based on the research report published on June 16th of the current year 2021.
BofA Securities, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AEE reach a price target of $89, previously predicting the price at $84. The rating they have provided for AEE stocks is “Buy” according to the report published on April 13th, 2021.
Mizuho gave a rating of “Neutral” to AEE, setting the target price at $83 in the report published on April 09th of the current year.
AEE Trading at -1.53% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AEE to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -5.29% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 1.65%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.06%, as shares sank -0.27% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -4.12% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, AEE fell by -1.11%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +3.12% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $82.19. In addition, Ameren Corporation saw 5.43% in overturn over a single year, with a tendency to cut further gains.
Reports are indicating that there were more than several insider trading activities at AEE starting from Diya Fadi M, who sale 8,000 shares at the price of $83.91 back on May 27. After this action, Diya Fadi M now owns 83,565 shares of Ameren Corporation, valued at $671,280 using the latest closing price.
MARK RICHARD J, the Chmn & President of Subsidiary of Ameren Corporation, sale 6,000 shares at $81.17 during a trade that took place back on Mar 31, which means that MARK RICHARD J is holding 148,566 shares at $487,020 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for AEE
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +22.44 for the present operating margin
- +30.77 for the gross margin
The net margin for Ameren Corporation stands at +15.03. The total capital return value is set at 6.72, while invested capital returns managed to touch 4.71. Equity return is now at value 11.00, with 3.10 for asset returns.
Based on Ameren Corporation (AEE), the company’s capital structure generated 129.51 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 56.43. Total debt to assets is 36.14, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 123.94. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 54.00.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 5.35, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.37. The receivables turnover for the company is 7.81 and the total asset turnover is 0.19. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 0.76.