The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) is gaining traction with investors, as evidenced by its 3.14 million shares volume. The daily trading volume average remained 4.85 million shares over the course of 3 months. The stock had opened the regular trading at $11.06 and managed a 0.64% price change to reach $11.09 through the close.The AES Corporation (AES) Analyst Opinion
The AES Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 10 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares currently sold short amount to at least 1.1% of shares outstanding. The stock spiked 0.45% last month and is down -4.56 this year. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 5 of analysts who cover AES having a buy-equivalent rating. Analysts have placed a $13.25 price target on The AES Corporation, suggesting a 19.48% gain from recent close. It’s currently trading about -14.73% below its 52-week high.The AES Corporation Earnings Surprise
The AES Corporation (AES) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.25 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.21. Its revenue totaled $3.13 billion down -10.44% from the previous quarter.
This stock (AES) is ahead of its 52-week low with 4.62%. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 1.16% which for the week stands at 1.35%. The share price has moved backward from its 20 days moving average, trading at a distance of -0.92% and stays -0.91% away from its 50 days moving average. Over the last five days, shares have faced -1.07% losses and now is down -2.56% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $11.31. The AES Corporation (AES) has made its way to a 12-month decline of -13.7%.
Turning to Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE:ANW), its shares were trading at $5.05 a gain of $0.1, on the trading floor. The stock, after opening at $4.8, touched a high of $5.15 before paring much of its gains. So far, analysts are sticking with their bullish recommendations with the consensus call at 1.5. Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. has 2 buy ratings, 0 holds and 0 sells even after the stock tumbled -61.45% from its high of $13.1 to a $183.21 million market value through last close.Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (ANW) Consensus Price Target
The company’s consensus rating on Reuter’s scale remained unchanged from 1.5 to 1.5 during a month. Analysts set a 12-month price target of $7.63 a share. The target implies a 51.09% spike from where the shares are currently trading. Also, the current price highlights a discount of 78.22% to analysts’ high consensus price target.Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE:ANW) Intraday Trading
The counter witnessed a trading volume of 0.63 million shares versus an average volume of 0.59 million shares during last trading session. Its last month’s stock price volatility remained 5.7% which for the week approaches 5.72%. The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $4.65 and compares with the $4 52-week low. The stock recovered 26.25% since its low point and has performed -50.25% year-to-date.