American Electric Power Co Inc (AEP)

pos +0.02
Today's Range: 56.40 - 57.07 | AEP Avg Daily Volume: 2,844,800
Last Update: 03/31/15 - 12:05 PM EDT
Volume: 501,561
YTD Performance: -6.82%
Open: $56.58
Previous Close: $56.58
52 Week Range: $49.06 - $65.38
Oustanding Shares: 489,402,567
Market Cap: 27,369,788,633
6-Month Chart
TheStreet Ratings Grade for AEP
Buy Hold Sell
A+ A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D D- E+ E E- F
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Analysts Ratings
Historical Rec Current 1 Mo. Ago 2 Mo. Ago 3 Mo. Ago
Strong Buy 5 5 6 7
Moderate Buy 1 1 1 1
Hold 7 7 7 7
Moderate Sell 0 0 0 0
Strong Sell 0 0 0 0
Mean Rec. 2.15 2.15 2.07 2.00
Latest Dividend: 0.53
Latest Dividend Yield: 3.79%
Dividend Ex-Date: 02/06/15
Price Earnings Ratio: 16.74
Price Earnings Comparisons:
AEP Sector Avg. S&P 500
16.74 16.70 27.35
Price Performance History (%Change):
3 Mo 1 Yr 3 Y
-8.33% 13.16% 46.66%
Revenue 10.80 0.13 0.04
Net Income 10.40 -0.16 -0.06
EPS 10.00 -0.17 -0.06
Earnings for AEP:
Revenue 17.02B
Average Earnings Estimates
Qtr (03/15) Qtr (06/15) FY (12/15) FY (12/16)
Average Estimate $1.08 $0.80 $3.53 $3.67
Number of Analysts 5 5 13 11
High Estimate $1.20 $0.82 $3.60 $3.75
Low Estimate $0.95 $0.75 $3.45 $3.51
Prior Year $1.15 $0.80 $3.43 $3.53
Growth Rate (Year over Year) -5.74% -0.25% 2.80% 4.18%
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The EPA's rules are neither as bad as some feared or as good as some hoped.
I have only heard fear mongering and anti-historical diatribes.
Apr 28, 2014 | 7:55 AM EDT
AEP upped its number, UBS said. Driven by accelerating costs into 2014. $52 price target and Neutral rating. 
By targeting 'tall poppies,' the regulator may be simply shifting the problem.
But not everyone is celebrating.
Interstate pipelines supply nearly every metropolitan area with fuel and power.
Jan 31, 2014 | 7:42 AM EST
AEP raised its numbers, UBS said. Driven by upcoming rate relief and a continud focus on FERC formula rate transmission spending. $48 p...
U.S. power vanished because grid managers failed to plan, or their plan failed.
Jan 02, 2014 | 7:46 AM EST
AEP was upgraded to Outperform, BMO Capital said. $51 price target. Company is focused on investing in its regulated business. 
Different utility types are engaged in completely different businesses.

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