American Eagle Outfitters Rating Reiterated by Stifel Nicolaus (AEO)
Shares of American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) opened at 11.59 on Wednesday. American Eagle Outfitters has a 52-week low of $10.12 and a 52-week high of $16.95. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $10.84 and its 200-day moving average is $11.8. The company has a market cap of $2.253 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.00. American Eagle Outfitters also was the recipient of unusually large options trading on Monday. Stock investors bought 46,526 call options on the stock. This is an increase of 1,566% compared to the typical volume of 2,793 call options.
American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, August 20th. The company reported $0.03 earnings per share for the quarter. The company had revenue of $711.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $689.95 million. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.09 earnings per share. American Eagle Outfitters’s revenue was down 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. Analysts expect that American Eagle Outfitters will post $0.53 EPS for the current fiscal year.
AEO has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Wunderlich initiated coverage on shares of American Eagle Outfitters in a research note on Tuesday, August 12th. They set a “hold” rating and a $11.00 price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at FBR Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of American Eagle Outfitters from $11.49 to $17.00 in a research note on Friday, June 27th. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Stephens initiated coverage on shares of American Eagle Outfitters in a research note on Friday, June 20th. They set an “equal weight” rating and a $12.00 price target on the stock. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have issued a hold rating and eleven have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $13.80.
American Eagle Outfitters, Inc (NYSE:AEO) is a specialty retailer that operates in the United Sates and Canada, and online at ae.
Get Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades via Email - Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades and downgrades. Click here to register now.