Stock Volume Ramping Up Mid-Session: American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (NYSE:AEO)

Posted May 20, 2017

(NYSE:AEO) plans to get "more aggressive" in closing stores throughout the country, but the South Side-based apparel company still sees value in its brick-and-mortar stores. Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock.

While considering growth estimates of the company, it has next quarter growth estimates of -2.4% whereas during current quarter it has -17.4% estimations over growth, comparing to the estimations of -7.2% during current year and 5.2% for next year. The stock has earnings growth of 97.40% yoy and showed a high EPS growth of 22.70% over the past five years. Mizuho cut their price objective on American Eagle Outfitters from $16.00 to $15.00 and set a "neutral" rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, March 1st. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 1.7% compared to the same quarter a year ago. The correct version of this report can be read at

In recent action, American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. Bessemer Group Inc. raised its position in shares of American Eagle Outfitters by 0.3% in the fourth quarter. The average analysts gave this company a mean recommendation of 2.30. American Eagle Outfitters had a return on equity of 21.77% and a net margin of 6.62%. While the company's share hit the 52 week high on 08/15/16 stationing the value of $19.08. Sure, the percentage is encouraging but more headwinds are coming as looking out over a next 5-year period, analysts expect the company to see its earnings go down by -0.2%, annually. Many equity investors may be wondering if the stock markets will find renewed energy and continue higher, or if a major correction is on the horizon. The stock price is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -20.37% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -20.26%.

Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) high price target of $20 and with a conservative view have low price target of $10.

American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO)'s trailing twelve month revenues are $3.61 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.54. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the company's stock.

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This news story was first posted by BBNS and is owned by of BBNS. SunTrust Banks, Inc. reissued a "buy" rating on shares of American Eagle Outfitters in a report on Saturday, April 1st.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, April 21st.

The volume of the particular stock is the shares bought and sold in a single trading day. If you are reading this story on another site, it was stolen and republished in violation of US & worldwide trademark & copyright laws. (NYSE:JPM) shares has displayed a high EPS growth of 6.80% in last 5 years.

Institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. This represents a $0.50 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.60%.

In fiscal 2017, the company plans to open a total of thirty five American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie stores throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $10.88, down from yesterday's close by -1.54%. California State Teachers Retirement System raised its position in American Eagle Outfitters by 0.9% in the third quarter. In contrast, the average volume was 4.72 million shares. They are projecting Next Quarter growth of -2.4%. (AEO Inc.) is a multi-brand specialty retailer. The company's 52-week range is $10.91 to $19.08. Glen Harbor Capital Management LLC now owns 7,238 shares of the apparel retailer's stock valued at $102,000 after buying an additional 154 shares during the last quarter.