How Analysts Feel About The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)?

May 18, 2018 - By Vivian Park

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) LogoInvestors sentiment decreased to 0.85 in Q4 2017. Its down 0.47, from 1.32 in 2017Q3. It dropped, as 51 investors sold The AES Corporation shares while 155 reduced holdings. 46 funds opened positions while 129 raised stakes. 597.29 million shares or 0.16% more from 596.31 million shares in 2017Q3 were reported.
Conning invested 0.01% in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES). 1.33 million were reported by Mitsubishi Ufj And Corporation. Icon Advisers, a Colorado-based fund reported 138,800 shares. James Invest Rech holds 0.01% or 19,099 shares. Gamco Et Al holds 0.03% in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) or 420,400 shares. American Century Companies Inc has invested 0.06% in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES). State Street reported 32.77M shares stake. Brown Brothers Harriman has invested 0% of its portfolio in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES). Stephens Ar accumulated 0.01% or 24,662 shares. Aviva Public Ltd Liability has 365,805 shares. Moreover, Everence Capital Management has 0.03% invested in The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) for 11,694 shares. Sun Life Financial holds 0% or 1,448 shares in its portfolio. Markston Ltd Liability reported 2,800 shares. Cornerstone Advisors owns 896 shares. 163,304 were reported by Public Sector Pension Inv Board.

The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) Ratings Coverage

Among 5 analysts covering AES (NYSE:AES), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 40% are positive. AES had 6 analyst reports since December 13, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Monday, March 19. SunTrust maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, February 12 report. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, December 13 with “Equal-Weight”. The stock has “Hold” rating by Bank of America on Wednesday, May 16. Below is a list of The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) latest ratings and price target changes.

16/05/2018 Broker: Bank of America Rating: Hold New Target: $12.0000 Downgrade
27/04/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Hold New Target: $13.5000
19/03/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Old Rating: Overweight New Rating: Overweight Old Target: $12 New Target: $13 Maintain
12/02/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $14.0 Maintain
02/02/2018 Broker: UBS Rating: Neutral New Target: $12 Initiates Coverage On
13/12/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $14 New Target: $12.5 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.25% or $0.03 during the last trading session, reaching $12.02. About 472,014 shares traded. The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) has declined 1.62% since May 18, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 13.17% the S&P500.

The AES Corporation operates as a diversified power generation and utility company. The company has market cap of $7.95 billion. It owns and/or operates power plants to generate and sell power to customers, such as utilities, industrial users, and other intermediaries. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also owns and/or operates utilities to generate or purchase, distribute, transmit, and sell electricity to end-user clients in the residential, commercial, industrial, and governmental sectors; and generates and sells electricity on the wholesale market.

Another recent and important The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) news was published by Seekingalpha.com which published an article titled: “AES Corp’s (AES) CEO Andrés Weilert on Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 08, 2018.

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