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The AES Corporation (AES)

Stock Price: $17.59 USD 0.43 (2.51%)
Updated Aug 10, 2020 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed

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Key Info

Market Cap 11.70B
Revenue (ttm) 9.61B
Net Income (ttm) 193.00M
Shares Out 665.13M
EPS (ttm) 0.28
PE Ratio 62.82
Forward PE 11.99
Dividend $0.57
Dividend Yield 3.24%

Stock Quote

Trading Day Aug 10, 2020
Last Price $17.59
Previous Close $17.16
Change ($) 0.43
Change (%) 2.51%
Day's Open 17.33
Day's Range 16.92 - 17.72
Day's Volume 5,848,550
52-Week Range 8.11 - 21.23

More Stats

Market Cap 11.70B
Enterprise Value 30.87B
Earnings Date (est) Nov 4, 2020
Ex-Dividend Date Jul 31, 2020
Shares Outstanding 665.13M
Float 662.28M
EPS (basic) 0.31
EPS (diluted) 0.28
FCF / Share -0.04
Dividend $0.57
Dividend Yield 3.24%
Earnings Yield 1.59%
FCF Yield n/a
Payout Ratio 180.60%
Shares Short 13.37M
Short Ratio 1.85
Short % of Float 2.69%
Beta 0.98
PE Ratio 62.82
Forward PE 11.99
P/FCF Ratio n/a
PS Ratio 1.22
PB Ratio 4.33
Revenue 9.61B
Operating Income 1.98B
Net Income 193.00M
Free Cash Flow -25.00M
Net Cash -19.17B
Net Cash / Share -28.82
Gross Margin 24.44%
Operating Margin 20.57%
Profit Margin 2.00%
FCF Margin -0.26%
ROA 3.88%
ROE 7.96%
ROIC 3.30%
Stats based on trailing-twelve-month (ttm) numbers.

Analyst Summary

Analyst Ratings (10)

Buy 8
Overweight 1
Hold 1
Underweight 0
Sell 0

Analyst Consensus: Buy

Price Target

(6.25% upside)
Current: $17.59
Target: 18.69
*Average 12-month price target from 8 stock analysts.

Financial Performance

Financial numbers in millions USD.

Financial Overview

Revenue Growth-5.1%1.96%2.42%-8.69%-30.17%1.47%-7.42%6.62%4.24%-
Gross Profit2,3492,5732,4652,3832,6632,9803,2473,5834,0403,820
Operating Income1,8882,1151,6551,0131,8412,4732,4841,3373,4182,872
Net Income3031,203-1,161-1,130306769114-91258.009.00
Shares Outstanding664662660659673713742744768788
Earnings Per Share0.451.81-1.76-1.720.441.060.15-
EPS Growth-75.14%----58.49%606.67%--600%-
Dividend Per Share0.550.520.480.440.400.200.160.04--
Dividend Growth5%8.33%9.09%10%100%25%300%---
Operating Cash Flow2,4662,3432,5042,8972,1341,7912,7152,9012,8843,465
Capital Expenditures-2,405-2,121-2,177-2,345-2,308-2,016-1,988-2,108-2,430-2,310
Free Cash Flow61.00222327552-174-2257277934541,155
Cash & Equivalents1,7651,8491,6472,0512,0212,5312,9073,3273,5284,647
Total Debt20,17319,29519,96519,45420,08120,85821,04920,72122,02018,788
Net Cash / Debt-18,408-17,446-18,318-17,403-18,060-18,327-18,142-17,394-18,492-14,141
Book Value2,9963,2082,4652,7943,1494,2724,3304,5695,9466,473
Numbers in millions USD, except per-share numbers.

Company Profile

Company Details

Full Name The AES Corporation
Country United States
Employees 8,000
CEO Andrés Ricardo Gluski Weilert

Stock Information

Ticker Symbol AES
Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange
Sector Utilities
Industry Utilities—Diversified
Unique Identifier NYSE: AES
IPO Date June 25, 1991


The AES Corporation operates as a diversified power generation and utility company. It owns and/or operates power plants to generate and sell power to customers, such as utilities, industrial users, and other intermediaries. The company also owns and/or operates utilities to generate or purchase, distribute, transmit, and sell electricity to end-user customers in the residential, commercial, industrial, and governmental sectors; and generates and sells electricity on the wholesale market. It uses a range of fuels and technologies to generate electricity, including natural gas, coal, pet coke, diesel, and oil, as well as renewables, such as hydro, solar, wind, energy storage, biomass, and landfill gas. The company owns and/or operates a generation portfolio of approximately 30,471 megawatts. It has operations in the United States, Puerto Rico, El Salvador, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, Europe, and Asia. The company was formerly known as Applied Energy Services, Inc. and changed its name to The AES Corporation in April 2000. The AES Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia.