Analysts are expecting average earnings estimates of $0.22 for the current quarter based on the opinion of 16 analysts, relating to high earnings per share estimates of $0.23 and low estimates of $0.19, however American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) reported $0.16 earnings per share for the same quarter past year.
Several research firms have recently commented on AEO. Bank of America lifted their price target on shares of American Eagle Outfitters from $19.00 to $20.00 and gave the company a "neutral" rating in a research report on Friday. According to today's trading volume American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.is BELOW its 20-Day Avg. volume with the stock showing ABOVE Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. Current price places the company's stock 8.9% away from its 200-day simple moving average, 22.7%, away from the 50-day average and also 11.63% away from 20-day average. The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of $18.00.
However out of 13 analysts 2 suggest American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) a Strong Buy, 6 suggested Buy, 9 Hold and 1 Sell, while 0 analysts recommend the stock a Strong Sell. Also, the Hold rating count is 10 as of 03/13/18. (AEO) belonging to the Consumer Cyclical sector has declined -0.82% and closed its last trading session at $19.47. The stock had a trading volume of 5,068,614 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,590,000. American Eagle Outfitters has a one year low of $10.23 and a one year high of $20.83.
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American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March 8th. The apparel retailer reported $0.44 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, meeting analysts' consensus estimates of $0.44. The company had revenue of $1.23 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.21 billion. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 15.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 17.3 percent. The company's quarterly revenue was up 12.0% on a year-over-year basis.
Analysts are also projecting an Average Revenue Estimate for American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.as $804200 in the Current Quarter. Through this figure traders can analyze that AEO show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side. American Eagle Outfitters now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $18.00. American Eagle Outfitters's payout ratio is now 43.86%. Cerebellum GP LLC acquired a new position in American Eagle Outfitters in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $129,000.
The beta factor is 1.06.Volatility shows sense of how far the stock will fall if the market takes a dive and how high stock will rise if the bull starts to climb. This is an increase from American Eagle Outfitters's previous quarterly dividend of $0.13. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 25,000 shares of the apparel retailer's stock worth $470,000 after purchasing an additional 3,900 shares during the period. Arizona State Retirement System raised its stake in American Eagle Outfitters by 26.9% during the fourth quarter.
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American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.is a leading global specialty retailer offering high-quality, on-trend clothing, accessories and personal care products at affordable prices under its American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie brands.
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