American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE:AEO) went down by -0.07% from its latest closing price compared to the recent 1-year high of $38.99. The company’s stock price has collected 0.41% of gains in the last five trading sessions. Press Release reported on 09/09/21 that American Eagle Outfitters Declares a Regular Quarterly Dividend of $0.18 Per Share
Is It Worth Investing in American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE :AEO) Right Now?
American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (NYSE:AEO) scored a price-to-earnings ratio above its average ratio, recording 19.57 x from its present earnings ratio. Plus, the 36-month beta value for AEO is at 1.45.
AEO currently public float of 157.11M and currently shorts hold a 15.46% ratio of that float. Today, the average trading volume of AEO was 4.57M shares.
AEO’s Market Performance
AEO stocks went up by 0.41% for the week, with a monthly drop of -20.11% and a quarterly performance of -22.30%, while its annual performance rate touched 95.87%. The volatility ratio for the week stands at 2.98% while the volatility levels for the past 30 days are set at 4.16% for American Eagle Outfitters Inc.. The simple moving average for the period of the last 20 days is -10.96% for AEO stocks with a simple moving average of -8.48% for the last 200 days.
Analysts’ Opinion of AEO
Telsey Advisory Group, on the other hand, stated in their research note that they expect to see AEO reach a price target of $38, previously predicting the price at $35. The rating they have provided for AEO stocks is “Market Perform” according to the report published on May 27th, 2021.
RBC Capital Mkts gave a rating of “Outperform” to AEO, setting the target price at $37 in the report published on April 23rd of the current year.
AEO Trading at -18.51% from the 50-Day Moving Average
After a stumble in the market that brought AEO to its low price for the period of the last 52 weeks, the company was unable to rebound, for now settling with -30.73% of loss for the given period.
Volatility was left at 4.16%, however, over the last 30 days, the volatility rate increased by 2.98%, as shares sank -18.77% for the moving average over the last 20 days. Over the last 50 days, in opposition, the stock is trading -28.18% lower at present.
During the last 5 trading sessions, AEO rose by +0.41%, which changed the moving average for the period of 200-days by +51.83% in comparison to the 20-day moving average, which settled at $30.02. In addition, American Eagle Outfitters Inc. saw 34.58% 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 AEO starting from Foyle Jennifer M., who sale 5,746 shares at the price of $35.50 back on Aug 11. After this action, Foyle Jennifer M. now owns 109,965 shares of American Eagle Outfitters Inc., valued at $203,983 using the latest closing price.
Foyle Jennifer M., the Global Brand President-aerie of American Eagle Outfitters Inc., sale 5,920 shares at $35.00 during a trade that took place back on Aug 10, which means that Foyle Jennifer M. is holding 115,711 shares at $207,200 based on the most recent closing price.
Stock Fundamentals for AEO
Current profitability levels for the company are sitting at:
- +0.23 for the present operating margin
- +26.22 for the gross margin
The net margin for American Eagle Outfitters Inc. stands at -5.57. The total capital return value is set at 0.30, while invested capital returns managed to touch -8.19. Equity return is now at value 24.20, with 8.10 for asset returns.
Based on American Eagle Outfitters Inc. (AEO), the company’s capital structure generated 165.89 points at debt to equity in total, while total debt to capital is 62.39. Total debt to assets is 47.10, with long-term debt to equity ratio resting at 135.65. Finally, the long-term debt to capital ratio is 51.02.
When we switch over and look at the enterprise to sales, we see a ratio of 1.26, with the company’s debt to enterprise value settled at 0.38. The receivables turnover for the company is 28.35 and the total asset turnover is 0.99. The liquidity ratio also appears to be rather interesting for investors as it stands at 1.77.