Research Report for Investors: The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)


The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) currently has a “Sell” signals on Composite indicators by TrendSpotter. While the Short-Term Technical Indicators for the stock on 7-Day Average Directional Indicator shows “Buy” signal. 10 – 8 Day Moving Average Hilo Channel shows “Buy” signal. While 20-Day Moving Average VS Current Price shows “Buy” Signal.

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) gained 1.03 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $10.83. The stock traded with the average Volume of 5.06 Million at the end of last session.

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) has the Market Capitalization of 7.17 Billion. The Stock has its 52-week High of $12.47 and 52-Week Low of $10.00 and it touched its 52-week high on 12/14/16 and 52-Week Low on 11/10/17.

The company reported its last earnings Actual EPS of $0.24/share. While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.29/share. Hence the difference between Predicted EPS and Actual EPS reported is $-0.05/share which shows an Earnings Surprise of -17.2 Percent.

Several analysts are forecasting growth estimate of The AES Corporation for the current quarter to be -2.9%. Their projections for the Next Quarter growth is 47.1 percent. While for the Next 5 years, the company could expect a growth of 8.4% per annum, whereas in the past Five years The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) showed a growth of -7.58 Percent per annum.

Sell side analysts plays vital role in buying and selling a stock where 1 analysts rated The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) as Buy, 0 analysts given Outperform signal, 3 reported Hold, and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

The stock’s current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 1.82% where SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.38% and -3.41% respectively.

The company shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -2.1%. The Return on Equity (ROE) value stands at -25.6%. While it’s Return on Investment (ROI) value is 1.4%.

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) currently has a Weekly Volatility of 1.62% percent while its Monthly Volatility is at 1.77% percent. While talking about Performance of the Stock, The AES Corporation currently has a Weekly performance of 2.07%, monthly performance percentage is 4.64 percent, Quarterly performance is -2.87 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of -6.31% and Yearly Performance is -4.41 percent.

Company Profile:

AES Corporation and its subsidiaries and affiliates are a global power company committed to serving the world’s needs for electricity in a socially responsible way. AES’s electricity generation business consists of sales to wholesale customers for further resale to end users. AES also sells electricity directly to end users such as commercial, industrial, governmental and residential customers through its distribution business.