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American Equity Investment Life Holding Company (AEL)

NYSE: AEL · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
28.12 -1.44 (-4.87%)
Sep 20, 2021 10:09 AM EDT - Market open
Market Cap2.73B
Revenue (ttm)3.87B
Net Income (ttm)861.14M
Shares Out95.43M
EPS (ttm)9.13
PE Ratio3.08
Forward PE6.16
Dividend$0.32 (1.14%)
Ex-Dividend DateNov 24, 2020
Volume50,192
Open28.86
Previous Close29.56
Day's Range28.12 - 29.06
52-Week Range18.84 - 33.86
Beta1.20
AnalystsBuy
Price Target35.11 (+24.9%)
Est. Earnings DateOct 27, 2021

About AEL

American Equity Investment Life Holding Company, through its subsidiaries, provides life insurance products in the United States. The company issues fixed index and rate annuities; and single premium immediate annuities. It markets its products through independent agents, including independent marketing organizations, broker/dealers, banks, and registered investment advisors. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in West Des Moines, Iowa.

IndustryInsurance
IPO DateDec 4, 2003
Employees655
Stock ExchangeNYSE
Ticker SymbolAEL
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, AEL's revenue was $2.42 billion, a decrease of -30.01% compared to the previous year's $3.46 billion. Earnings were $671.46 million, an increase of 172.85%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 9 analysts, the average rating for AEL stock is "Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 35.11, which is an increase of 24.86% from the latest price.

Price Target
$35.11
(24.86% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Buy

News

Reasons Why Investors Should Retain American Equity (AEL)

American Equity (AEL) stands to benefit from increases in average invested assets, solid financial position, and effective capital deployment.

2 days ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity Names Axel Andre as Chief Financial Officer

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity Names Axel Andre as Chief Financial Officer

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

American Equity CEO Anant Bhalla to Participate in Fireside Chat at 2021 Virtual KBW Insurance Conference

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity CEO Anant Bhalla to Participate in Fireside Chat at 2021 Virtual KBW Insurance Conference

2 weeks ago - Business Wire

American Equity (AEL) Q2 Earnings Beat, Revenues Fall Y/Y

American Equity's (AEL) Q2 results reflect higher annuity sales, and improved premiums and other considerations besides an expense decline.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity Investment (AEL) Surpasses Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

American Equity (AEL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 84.91% and 3.19%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity Reports Second Quarter 2021 Results

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity Reports Second Quarter 2021 Results

1 month ago - Business Wire

American Equity Declares 3rd Quarter 2021 Preferred Stock Dividends

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity Declares 3rd Quarter 2021 Preferred Stock Dividends

1 month ago - Business Wire

Analysts Estimate American Equity Investment (AEL) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

American Equity (AEL) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity Announces Time Change for Conference Call and Webcast on Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity Announces Time Change for Conference Call and Webcast on Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

1 month ago - Business Wire

American Equity Schedules Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity schedules second quarter 2021 earnings release, conference call and webcast

2 months ago - Business Wire

Steven Scruggs' Top 5 Trades of the 2nd Quarter

Steven Scruggs (Trades, Portfolio), who manages the FPA Queens Road Small Cap Value Fund, disclosed its second-quarter portfolio earlier this week.

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2 months ago - GuruFocus

American Equity's (AEL) Annuity Product Aids Amid Cost Woes

American Equity (AEL) holds potential to reap benefits driven by higher average fees and surrender charges, solid financial position and effective capital deployment.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Is American Equity (AEL) Up 0.9% Since Last Earnings Report?

American Equity (AEL) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity to Name New Chief Financial Officer

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity to Name New Chief Financial Officer

3 months ago - Business Wire

American Equity (AEL) Q1 Earnings Miss, Revenues Beat Mark

American Equity's (AEL) Q1 results reflect lower investment spread income, higher operating costs and expenses as well as improved annuity sales.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity Investment (AEL) Q1 Earnings Lag Estimates

American Equity (AEL) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -27.12% and 1.23%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

4 months ago - Business Wire

American Equity Declares 2nd Quarter 2021 Preferred Stock Dividends

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity Declares 2nd Quarter 2021 Preferred Stock Dividends

4 months ago - Business Wire

Analysts Estimate American Equity Investment (AEL) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

American Equity (AEL) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

4 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity Schedules First Quarter 2021 Earnings Release, Conference Call and Webcast

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity schedules first quarter 2021 earnings release, conference call and webcast

4 months ago - Business Wire

Insurance Stock Gainers And Losers In Tuesdays Premarket Session

Here are the insurance stocks that are moving in Tuesday's premarket session on the stock market . Gainers Lincoln National Corp (NYSE: LNC) stock fell by 0.35% to $64.78 during Monday's trading session.

4 months ago - Benzinga

5 Insurance Companies Boosting Earnings

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5 months ago - GuruFocus

American Equity Names Phyllis Zanghi as Chief Legal Officer

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Equity names Phyllis Zanghi as Chief Legal Officer

5 months ago - Business Wire

American Equity (AEL) Up 7.3% Since Last Earnings Report: Can It Continue?

American Equity (AEL) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

American Equity (AEL) Q4 Earnings, Revenues Miss, Down Y/Y

American Equity (AEL) Q4 results reflect lower investment spread income, operating costs and expenses and increase in the liability for future policy benefits for lifetime income benefit riders.

7 months ago - Zacks Investment Research