AES Corp. (AES): Price and Financial Metrics

AES Corp. (AES): $28.34

0.36 (+1.29%)

POWR Rating

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  • Growth is the dimension where AES ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 95.04% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for AES is in Value, which has been heading down over the past 26 weeks.
  • AES ranks lowest in Quality; there it ranks in the 20th percentile.

AES Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of AES CORP's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; only 7.47% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for AES CORP is higher than it is for about 96.97% of US stocks.
  • AES's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 93.7% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to AES CORP, a group of peers worth examining would be BEP, FE, FLNG, INTG, and ETRN.
  • AES's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit AES CORP's official web site, go to

AES Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Utilities stock, AES's price/earnings ratio is 423.26% lower, now standing at -69.5.
  • Over the past 243 months, AES's EV/EBIT ratio has gone up 35.4.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for AES.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
AES 2022-11-25 1.6 5.6 -69.5 52.0
AES 2022-11-23 1.5 5.6 -69.2 51.9
AES 2022-11-22 1.5 5.5 -68.2 51.6
AES 2022-11-21 1.5 5.5 -68.2 51.6
AES 2022-11-18 1.5 5.4 -67.2 51.2
AES 2022-11-17 1.5 5.4 -66.7 51.0

AES Growth Metrics

    The 3 year revenue growth rate now stands at 6.69%.
  • Its 2 year revenue growth rate is now at 14.99%.
  • The 3 year cash and equivalents growth rate now stands at -28.53%.
AES's revenue has moved up $2,138,000,000 over the prior 33 months.

The table below shows AES's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 12,327 2,172 -275
2022-06-30 11,736 2,163 -353
2022-03-31 11,358 2,106 -146
2021-12-31 11,141 1,902 -409
2021-09-30 10,931 2,047 541
2021-06-30 10,440 2,539 -135

AES's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • AES has a Quality Grade of D, ranking ahead of 24.86% of graded US stocks.
  • AES's asset turnover comes in at 0.301 -- ranking 14th of 14 Almost Nothing stocks.
  • CVA, PESI, and SRCL are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with AES.

The table below shows AES's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.301 0.293 0.018
2021-03-31 0.287 0.286 0.019
2020-12-31 0.281 0.279 0.028
2020-09-30 0.279 0.246 0.016
2020-06-30 0.283 0.238 0.033
2020-03-31 0.294 0.230 0.036

AES Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of AES, see our AES price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $30.06 Average Broker Recommendation 1.35 (Strong Buy)

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AES Price/Volume Stats

Current price $28.34 52-week high $29.61
Prev. close $27.98 52-week low $18.62
Day low $28.08 Volume 4,091,400
Day high $28.97 Avg. volume 5,413,973
50-day MA $26.26 Dividend yield 2.22%
200-day MA $23.65 Market Cap 18.93B

AES Corp. (AES) Company Bio

The AES Corporation is an American utility and power generation company. It owns and operates power plants, which it uses to generate and sell electricity to end users and intermediaries like utilities and industrial facilities. AES is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, and is one of the world's leading power companies, generating and distributing electric power in 15 countries and employing 10,500 people worldwide. AES Corporation is a global Fortune 500 power company. AES Ranks in the Top Ten of Fast Company's 2022 Best Workplaces for Innovators. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Below are the latest news stories about AES CORP that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate AES as an investment opportunity.

AES Announces 5% Increase in Quarterly Dividend

ARLINGTON, Va., Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) approved an increase of 5% in the Company''s quarterly common stock dividend, from $0.1580 per share to $0.1659 per share, beginning in the first quarter of 2023. The Company''s first…

PR Newswire | December 2, 2022

The AES Corporation – Consensus Indicates Potential 3.8% Upside

The AES Corporation found using ticker (AES) have now 11 analysts covering the stock. The analyst consensus points to a rating of ''Buy''. The target price ranges between 33 and 26 with the average target price sitting at 29.55. With the stocks previous close at 28.48 this indicates there is a potential upside of 3.8%. There is a 50 day moving average of 25.58 and the 200 day MA is 23.34. The market cap for the company is $19,110m. Company Website: [stock_market_widget type="chart" template="basic" color="green" assets="AES" range="6mo" interval="1d" axes="true" cursor="true" api="yf"] The potential market cap would be $19,828m based on the market concensus. The AES Corporation operates as a diversified power generation and utility company. It owns and/or operates po...

DirectorsTalk | November 28, 2022

Estimating The Fair Value Of The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES)

Does the November share price for The AES Corporation ( NYSE:AES ) reflect what it's really worth? Today, we will...

Yahoo | November 25, 2022

AM Best Upgrades Credit Ratings of AES Global Insurance Company

OLDWICK, N.J., November 23, 2022--AM Best has upgraded the Financial Strength Rating to A (Excellent) from A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to "a" (Excellent) from "a-" (Excellent) of AES Global Insurance Company (AGIC) (Burlington, VT). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable.

Yahoo | November 23, 2022

The AES Corporation 2022 Q3 - Results - Earnings Call Presentation (NYSE:AES)

The following slide deck was published by The AES Corporation in conjunction with their 2022 Q3 earnings call.

Seeking Alpha | November 15, 2022

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AES Price Returns

1-mo 7.96%
3-mo 3.94%
6-mo 38.78%
1-year 18.69%
3-year 61.40%
5-year 208.62%
YTD 19.91%
2021 5.93%
2020 22.15%
2019 42.16%
2018 39.02%
2017 -2.69%

AES Dividends

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