American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) shares traded 0.35% up during most recent session to reach at the closing price of $20.05. The stock exchanged hands 3.39 Million shares versus average trading capacity of 4.05 Million shares, yielding a market cap of $3.55 Billion. Wall Street analysts covering the stock are projecting that the stock will reach $24.86 within the next 52-weeks. The mean target projections are based on 14 opinions.
Taking a broader look brokerage firms’ analysts on the street with an expectant view have American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) high price target of $30 and with a conservative view have low price target of $16.
“Downgrades” American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) in a research note issued to investors on 5/09/19 to Neutral.
Additionally on 5/09/19 “Downgrades” American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) to Sector Perform setting price target at $24 and on 11/26/18 “Upgrades” the stock to Buy. Furthermore on 10/19/18 “Upgrades” the stock to Buy at $27.
On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 32.99 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.74, Consequently American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO)’s weekly and monthly volatility is 3.91%, 3.01% respectively. The company’s beta value is at 0.85.
In terms of Buy, Sell or Hold recommendations, American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) has analysts’ mean recommendation of 2.4. This is according to a simplified 1 to 5 scale where 1 represents a Strong Buy and 5 a Strong Sell.
According to analysts American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO)’s minimum EPS for the current quarter is at $0.19 and can go high up to $0.23. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0.21 derived from a total of 14 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. However the company reported $0.23 earnings per share for the same quarter during last year.
Previously American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) reported $0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.42 by $0.01. The company posted an earnings surprise of 2.4%.
American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO)’s revenue estimates for the current quarter are $854.88 Million according to 12 number of analysts, for the current quarter the company has high revenue estimates of $872 Million in contradiction of low revenue estimates of $842.65 Million. For the current year the company’s revenue estimates are $4.25 Billion compared to low analyst estimates of $4.07 Billion and high estimates of $4.44 Billion according to 15 number of analysts.
Currently American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO)’s shares owned by insiders are 0.9%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 95.7%. However the six-month change in the insider ownership was recorded -8.64%, as well as three-month change in the institutional ownership was recorded 0.58%.
American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO)’s trailing twelve month revenues are $4.04 Billion, whereas its price to sales ratio for the same period is 0.88. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $7.37 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 2.72, as for as the company’s cash per share for the most recent quarter is $2.4, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 8.35. The stock has 5 year expected PEG ratio of 1.89 whereas its trailing twelve month P/E ratio is 13.63.