Looking at top Wall Street opinions, The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) has recently made its way into the research list of BofA/Merrill – signaling that their analyst’s rating adjustment is noteworthy. This stock was downgraded to a rating of Underperform in the eyes of BofA/Merrill, whereas its previous rating was Neutral in the eyes of BofA/Merrill, as reported on Monday, July 2nd, 2018. Another heavy-hitting research note was published by BofA/Merrill on Wednesday May 16th, 2018, with this firm downgrading AES to an updated rating of Neutral from its previous rating of Buy. In the past six months and three months of trading, shares of The AES Corporation (AES) have moved by 23.44% and 7.56%, respectively.
Brokerage Updates Related to The AES Corporation (AES) Stock
Of the latest market expert opinions, 1 have given an underperform rating, 0 has given a sell rating, and 0 have given a rating of Buy or better. Based on the 10 stock market experts following this company, the average 12-month price target is $16.17. Moreover, individual price targets range between $14.00-$18.00. With its recent move to $16.00, we can see that these firms project this stock will gain by 64.31% in one year.
Updates from The AES Corporation (AES) SEC Form 4
This particular company’s shares have garnered a lot of attention in recent days, as insiders are unloading their holdings while having generated a 0.20% rise since the beginning of the calendar year. A Director at The AES Corporation (AES) bought some of its shares in a transaction that was finalized on Dec 26.
The AES Corporation (NYSE:AES) Results in the Pipeline
The next scheduled release of financial results for The AES Corporation will be for the Sep-18 quarter. As it stands right now, market analysts are anticipating the per-share earnings for the three-month period will be $0.30. In the same vein, they expect sales for the quarter to amount to $3,232.67 million.
Now let’s turn to earnings surprise history: in the most recent quarter, the company reported about $2,837.00 million in revenue alongside EPS at $0.35. On average, the analyst projection was calling for $2,537.00 million with $0.25 per share in earnings, respectively. In the preceding quarter, this company’s revenue reached $2,740.00 million, with earnings per share ending up at $0.28.
Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) experienced a drop of -0.20% from the closing price in the previous trading day. That drove the price to $29.98 per share, as observed on February 8th, 2019, at a time when the total trading volume reached 2,160,068 shares of stock – compared to the typical average of 2.37M shares per day (as recorded over the past three months). The consensus estimate for these shares has been shifted to $30.81.
Pricing Indications for Duke Realty Corporation (DRE)
This organization has had a price-to-earnings ratio of 28.44 in the last year. In the most recent trading session, the daily high was $30.12, bringing the per-share value -0.20% high its 52-week high and about -0.46% more expensive than its 52-week low. Meanwhile, it gained 27.80 from its observable 50-day simple moving average. Right at this moment, the per-share value is 6.49% higher than the mean per-share price over the last 200 days in the market.
Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) In-Depth Brokerage Insights
We can see that a number of brokerage firms are putting their focus onto this stock. Out of this group, 0 have a sell rating, 6 have a Buy rating, 5 have an outperform rating, while 5 provided a Hold rating for these shares – thanks to data from Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. Additionally, 0 have recommended that these shares are an Underperforming investment. The current consensus recommendation is at 1.90 , based on information from Thomson Reuters.
DRE Stock Value Potential
In trading activity as of late, this stock’s value was 28.17 up from its 200 day moving average, while also 8.00% up when compared against its 50-day simple moving average. Over the course of the past year of trading, the share price stuck in the range of $27.00-$35.00. The market value for the entire organization reached 10.76B. After the trading day started off at the price of $29.98, these shares nearly bottomed out at its low price of $29.83 and nearly peaked at $30.12 as its full-day high price. In the last trading session, the price ended the day at $30.04. The institutional holdings related to this organization account for 0.10%, and the Beta factor is now 0.75. This company’s RSI (Relative Strength Index) managed to hit 64.34.
Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE) Analyst Points of Focus
Duke Realty Corporation (DRE) has found itself inside of SunTrust’s research list, so their analyst rating adjustment is worth taking note of. This stock was upgraded to Buy, compared to its previous rating of Hold by SunTrust, as garnered from a news report on Tuesday January 15th, 2019. An additional helpful research note was sent out by JP Morgan’s on Wednesday December 19th, 2018. The brokerage decided to upgrade DRE to Overweight from its previous rating of Neutral.